At a recent DAC conference, Bill Dally reveals some chip design aspects are being augmented and improved with AI. These include classic chip design issues like mapping voltage drops, predicting parasitics, place and route, and migrating standard cell. It makes sense the next generation of hardware design tools will be using AI.
See his 2022 DAC presentation here:
See an earlier GTC video here on more generic AI efforts:
Another discussion here on PCGamer.