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NYU researchers pioneer machine learning to speed chemical discoveries, reduce waste


December 13, 2018

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Researchers have combined artificial neural networks with infrared thermal imaging to control and interpret chemical reactions with new precision and speed. Novel microreactors allow chemical discoveries to take place quickly and with far less environmental waste than standard large-scale reactions. The system can reduce the decision-making process about certain chemical manufacturing processes from one year to a matter of weeks, saving tons of chemical waste and energy in the process.Full Story

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New York University Tandon School of Engineering

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