# AI Discovering a Coordinate System of Chemical Elements: Dual Representation by Variational Autoencoders

@article{Glushkovsky2020AIDA, title={AI Discovering a Coordinate System of Chemical Elements: Dual Representation by Variational Autoencoders}, author={Alex Glushkovsky}, journal={ArXiv}, year={2020}, volume={abs/2011.12090} }

The periodic table is a fundamental representation of chemical elements that plays essential theoretical and practical roles. The research article discusses the experiences of unsupervised training of neural networks to represent elements on the 2D latent space based on their electron configurations while forcing disentanglement. To emphasize chemical properties of the elements, the original data of electron configurations has been realigned towards the outermost valence orbitals. Recognizing…

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