Materials informatics

Contributing to Efficient Development of Metal Thin Film Materials by Using Chemicals Informatics and Materials Informatics

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Friday, February 9, 2024

CI is a Hitachi High-Tech's proprietary service that uses AI to analyze public data such as patents and select optimal materials for development.

Key Points: 
  • CI is a Hitachi High-Tech's proprietary service that uses AI to analyze public data such as patents and select optimal materials for development.
  • The PoC clarified that even new materials with no accumulated past experimental data can be developed more efficiently by combining Hitachi High-Tech's MI with CI.
  • This eliminates the document research and round-robin test with experimental designs(1), thereby improving the efficiency of developing new materials.
  • In the past, determining optimal conditions for materials used in development, including ideal combination ratios, volumes and temperatures, involved numerous repeated experiments.

MaterialsZone Enables Further Innovation at Kafrit Group, Enhancing Products and Customer Experience

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Wednesday, December 13, 2023

The solution to this challenge hinges on harnessing data and becoming data-driven, yet these companies lack the necessary tools and expertise.

Key Points: 
  • The solution to this challenge hinges on harnessing data and becoming data-driven, yet these companies lack the necessary tools and expertise.
  • MaterialsZone has developed a unique Materials Informatics Platform, leveraging data and harnessing the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning, enabling companies such as Kafrit Group to augment their internal capabilities and increase collaboration.
  • "The plastics industry is very crowded and constantly changing, which indicates innovation will be key to staying competitive," said Kafrit Group's CEO Daniel Singer.
  • MaterialsZone closes the gap, empowering its customers to build better and more sustainable products while dramatically reducing costs.

AI for Sustainability: Materials Informatics is Driving Change, Finds IDTechEx

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Friday, April 21, 2023

While interviewing materials informatics industry insiders for its report, ' Materials Informatics 2023-2033 ', IDTechEx found that decarbonization efforts are a growing driver for adopting these technologies and processes.

Key Points: 
  • While interviewing materials informatics industry insiders for its report, ' Materials Informatics 2023-2033 ', IDTechEx found that decarbonization efforts are a growing driver for adopting these technologies and processes.
  • This, alongside the fact that materials informatics helps organizations to save money while accelerating materials innovation, is a contributing factor to IDTechEx's prediction that the market for the provision of external materials informatics services will grow at 13.7% CAGR to 2033.
  • Players from across the AI industry are seeing materials informatics' ability to contribute in solving the climate crisis.
  • IDTechEx's report, ' Materials Informatics 2023-2033 ', is now in its third edition since IDTechEx began covering the field in 2020.

AI for Sustainability: Materials Informatics is Driving Change, Finds IDTechEx

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Friday, April 21, 2023

While interviewing materials informatics industry insiders for its report, ' Materials Informatics 2023-2033 ', IDTechEx found that decarbonization efforts are a growing driver for adopting these technologies and processes.

Key Points: 
  • While interviewing materials informatics industry insiders for its report, ' Materials Informatics 2023-2033 ', IDTechEx found that decarbonization efforts are a growing driver for adopting these technologies and processes.
  • This, alongside the fact that materials informatics helps organizations to save money while accelerating materials innovation, is a contributing factor to IDTechEx's prediction that the market for the provision of external materials informatics services will grow at 13.7% CAGR to 2033.
  • Players from across the AI industry are seeing materials informatics' ability to contribute in solving the climate crisis.
  • IDTechEx's report, ' Materials Informatics 2023-2033 ', is now in its third edition since IDTechEx began covering the field in 2020.

Research commenced with Keio University to discover drugs using "Chemicals Informatics"

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Small molecule drugs are mainstream drugs in the modern world, and in recent years, expectations for their use have increased, with the development of drugs such as molecular-targeted drugs that inhibit the action of proteins, which cause cancer(2).

Key Points: 
  • Small molecule drugs are mainstream drugs in the modern world, and in recent years, expectations for their use have increased, with the development of drugs such as molecular-targeted drugs that inhibit the action of proteins, which cause cancer(2).
  • MI is expected to solve these challenges by using information science techniques, such as AI, to improve the efficiency of compound and material development.
  • In the Research, Keio University Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences will use Hitachi High-Tech Solutions' CI to study the development of new drugs to act as selective inhibitors that will block enzymes that produce active sulfur molecules.
  • (2) Molecular-targeted drugs: A therapeutic agent designed to act only on specific molecules that cause disease.

Materials Informatics: Digital Transformation Comes to Materials R&D

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Monday, November 21, 2022

Case studies of numerous applications are outlined, highlighting the wide range of materials science areas where MI adds value.

Key Points: 
  • Case studies of numerous applications are outlined, highlighting the wide range of materials science areas where MI adds value.
  • Analysis of the underlying technologies demystifies this fast-growing area of the R&D digital transformation.
  • Awareness of the requirement for digital transformation in R&D is leading to an acceleration in the adoption of MI processes by materials industry players, from startups to established giants.
  • 2022 saw major funding raises for companies involved with digital materials R&D, including Wildcat Discovery Technologies' USD 90 million Series D round.

Materials Informatics: Digital Transformation Comes to Materials R&D

Retrieved on: 
Monday, November 21, 2022

Case studies of numerous applications are outlined, highlighting the wide range of materials science areas where MI adds value.

Key Points: 
  • Case studies of numerous applications are outlined, highlighting the wide range of materials science areas where MI adds value.
  • Analysis of the underlying technologies demystifies this fast-growing area of the R&D digital transformation.
  • Awareness of the requirement for digital transformation in R&D is leading to an acceleration in the adoption of MI processes by materials industry players, from startups to established giants.
  • 2022 saw major funding raises for companies involved with digital materials R&D, including Wildcat Discovery Technologies' USD 90 million Series D round.

Citrine Informatics Continues Rapid Growth in Q1 2022, Reports 52% Sequential Quarter ARR Growth and Record Research Funding

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Wednesday, April 13, 2022

After a record-setting sales year in 2021, Citrine Informatics continued its momentum into 2022 with 52% sequential quarter growth in annual recurring revenue (ARR).

Key Points: 
  • After a record-setting sales year in 2021, Citrine Informatics continued its momentum into 2022 with 52% sequential quarter growth in annual recurring revenue (ARR).
  • This growth was driven by a 120% increase in ARR transactions over Citrines prior record set in Q4 2021 as well as record bookings.
  • Citrine also had a record quarter in new grant-based funding, winning $4.7M in total contract value across several research grants.
  • Citrine Informatics is the award-winning materials informatics software platform for data-driven materials and chemicals development.

Enthought to Present at the 2022 American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety

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Monday, April 4, 2022

AIChE is the worlds leading organization for chemical engineering professionals, with over 60,000 members from more than 100 countries.

Key Points: 
  • AIChE is the worlds leading organization for chemical engineering professionals, with over 60,000 members from more than 100 countries.
  • Its annual conference brings together practicing chemical and process safety engineers from all over the world, covering the industrys critical needs more broadly and deeply than any other conference.
  • To learn more about Dr. Heibers presentation or to schedule a meeting with an Enthought team member at AIChE, please visit https://www.enthought.com/news/aiche-2022/ .
  • Enthought is headquartered in Austin, Texas, with additional offices in Houston, Texas; Cambridge, United Kingdom; Zrich, Switzerland; and Tokyo, Japan.

What Is Required for a True Digital Transformation in Materials and Chemistry R&D, Considered by IDTechEx

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Thursday, October 28, 2021

This is the genesis of any digital transformation and shows quite how far chemistry and materials science must go.

Key Points: 
  • This is the genesis of any digital transformation and shows quite how far chemistry and materials science must go.
  • Highly accurate simulations of chemical and materials properties are thus required to accelerate the digital transformation of these fields.
  • The ideal goal is where this transformation is not discussed and instead, a materials informatics solution is any scientist's toolkit.
  • For more information on this topic see the leading report by IDTechEx on Materials Informatics at www.IDTechEx.com/MaterialInformatics .