New report explores impact of automation on UK research

« Today, leading independent think-tank Demos launches its interim report, Research 4.0: Research in the age of automation (pdf), supported by Jisc.
The report explores the development and impact of fourth industrial revolution technologies on the research sector and current state of play in ‘automated research’. It pays particular attention to artificial intelligence (AI) related techniques applied to modern research, from natural language programming to computer vision. (…) »