Surveying the reach and maturity of machine learning and artificial intelligence in astronomy

  title={Surveying the reach and maturity of machine learning and artificial intelligence in astronomy},
  author={Christopher J. Fluke and C. Jacobs},
  journal={Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery},
  • C. Fluke, C. Jacobs
  • Published 6 December 2019
  • Computer Science, Physics
  • Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
Machine learning (automated processes that learn by example in order to classify, predict, discover, or generate new data) and artificial intelligence (methods by which a computer makes decisions or discoveries that would usually require human intelligence) are now firmly established in astronomy. Every week, new applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence are added to a growing corpus of work. Random forests, support vector machines, and neural networks are now having a… 

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