• Short-term wind speed prediction using various forecasting methods 

      Nambandi, Maria Ndinelago (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2020-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : There is a significant challenge in finding ways to enhance energy security and decrease greenhouse gas emissions emanating from the consumption of non-renewable resources for energy. The release of ...
    • Projected naive bayes 

      Melonas, Michail C. (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2020-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Naïve Bayes is a well-known statistical model that is recognised by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) as being among the top ten data mining algorithms. It performs classification ...
    • Estimating expected exposure profiles using biplot interpolation 

      Van Niekerk, Francesca (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2020-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : The accounting standards provides guidelines on how to determine the fair value for a financial asset or liability held at fair value. When considering the fair value of derivative instruments, some additional ...
    • Discriminant analysis using sparse graphical models 

      Botha, Dylon (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2020-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : The objective of this thesis is the proposal of a new classification method. This classification method is an extension of classical quadratic discriminant analysis (QDA), where the focus is placed on ...
    • Credit curve estimation and corporate bonds in the South African market 

      Clift, Peter-John (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2020-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Accurate fair value measurement of financial instruments serves as one of many mechanisms to enhance the integrity of financial institutions, particularly as it relates to counterparty credit risk. In ...