Alta de Waal

Senior Lecturer
Alta de Waal is a senior lecturer at the Department of Statistics at UP and has 19 years’ experience in Statistics and Artificial Intelligence. Her research focuses on causal inference methods such as Bayesian networks modelling as well as natural language processing (NLP). The application domains of her research include environmental and ecological modelling, risk management and short text modelling.
Amongst her other qualifications, she holds a PhD in Engineering Science from the North West University, South Africa.
University of Pretoria
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