Artificial intelligence

What can machine learning tell us about the solid Earth?

Scientists are training machine learning algorithms to help shed light on earthquake hazards, volcanic eruptions, groundwater flow and longstanding mysteries about what goes on beneath the Earth’s surface.

Stanford Graduate School of Business —

Our misplaced fear of job-stealing robots

At a Future of Work forum, experts say demographic shifts, not artificial intelligence, create the biggest challenges for today’s workplace.

Stanford School of Engineering —

How will artificial intelligence change hiring?

New technologies help bring increased efficiency to the hiring process, but also pose significant challenges. One danger is that AI algorithms will embody and perpetuate existing bias.

Stanford School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences —

After the Big One: Understanding aftershock risk

Geophysicist Gregory Beroza discusses the culprits behind destructive aftershocks and why scientists are harnessing artificial intelligence to gain new insights into earthquake risks.