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My name is Morné Lamont, welcome to my home page. I am currently a senior lecturer in Applied Statistics at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa. I teach several courses in Statistics at undergraduate and postgraduate level. I was born and raised in Blanco (in George, the Western Cape) and currently live in an area near Cape Town.
 
Courses taught
  • Statistical Methods 176 
  • Statistics 186
  • Statistics 318
  • Statistics 348 
  • Multivariate Statistics (Honours module)
 
Statistics research interests

Statistical learning theory; Kernel-based methods; Multivariate techniques in classification, regression and ordination; Applications of bootstrap methods and permutation tests on multivariate data; Statistical computations with R; Advanced graphical displays of multivariate data; Sparse methods for classification.
 

Applied research interests
 
Statistics is a valuable tool that can contribute to many other disciplines. I am looking for collaborators in other fields who want to apply statistical methodology in their research. My applied work is done using R or SAS. 
 

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