Sparks and Quarks

E2: Artificial Intelligence and Chocolate Printers

July 21, 2018

We're back! This week, we're talking about advances in Artificial Intelligence for playing games and the science of chocolate printers. In addition, Dan loves musicals, and Adam is good with his hands.

As ever, comments and suggestions to SparksQuarks@gmail.com.

Logo this week from Krys from the To Do Discord channel.
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DeepMind article: https://deepmind.com/blog/capture-the-flag/
Technical report on AI playing games: https://arxiv.org/abs/1807.01281
Video on the same subject: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dltN4MxV1RI&feature=youtu.be
3Blue1Brown video on Neural Networks: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aircAruvnKk&feature=youtu.be
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History of ChocEdge (company founded out of Exeter Uni research): http://chocedge.com/news/27/68/2007-2017-10-years-of-3D-chocolate-printing/d,ChocNews_Main.html
Cocoa butter crystalline form infographic: http://www.compoundchem.com/2014/04/19/the-polymorphs-of-chocolate/
Chocolate tempering graph: https://plot.ly/~cbplots/0/temperature-vs-time-melting-and-tempering-chocolate.embed
Information on tempering chocolate: http://acselementsofchocolate.typepad.com/elements_of_chocolate/TEMPERINGCHOCOLATE.html

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