• Application of statistics and machine learning in healthcare 

      Van der Merwe, Schalk Gerhardus (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2019-04)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Clinical performance and cost efficiency are key focus areas in the healthcare industry, since providing quality and affordable healthcare is a continuing challenge. The goal of this research is to use ...
    • A deep convolutional neural network architecture for image classification 

      Pretorius, Willem Lodewikus (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2020-12)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Convolutional Neural Networks (CNNs), a specialised form of Neural Networks (NNs), are wellknown for their state-of-the-art results obtained in Computer Vision (CV) and Deep Learning (DL) tasks throughout ...
    • Deep learning for tabular data : an exploratory study 

      Marais, Jan Andre (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2019-04)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : From about 2006, deep learning has proven to be very successul in application areas such as computer vision, natural language processing, speech and audio recognition, machine translation, bioinformatics, ...
    • Interpreting decision boundaries of deep neural networks 

      Wessels, Zander (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2019-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: As deep learning methods are becoming the front runner among machine learning techniques, the importance of interpreting and understanding these methods grows. Deep neural networks are known for their ...