Applied Energistics is a mod by AlgorithmX2 that focuses on storage compactness and auto-crafting. The main purpose of this mod is to create a compact and easily expandable storage system. Items and blocks can be stored on disks, rather than in chests or barrels, making storage easier and more compact. Applied Energistics also provides several auto-crafting options, ranging from basic crafting grid operations to machine crafting integration. Applied Energistics can also seamlessly provide integration with several mods including IndustrialCraft 2, BuildCraft, Thermal Expansion, and Logistics Pipes.