I stumbled upon the pages about generative design at Autodesk, https://www.autodesk.com/solutions/generative-design. The details are far more complex than this forthcoming explanation, but essentially you direct the system to design a product with certain parameters; such as “as light as possible”, “strongest as possible”, “minimize surface area”, etc. The system then iterates on every possible permutation […]
Just kidding. An Aston-Martin is much more practical.