Christian Sloper

Christian Sloper

Senior Consultant at Sonat Consulting Bergen

Christian Sloper holds a PhD degree in computer science. In the day time he works as a big data and machine learning consultant for industry in western Norway and at night he wrestles with number theory and programming challenges.

Thermal predictions – an environmental ML success story

Using deep learning and weather data we have succeeded in calculating days ahead the power a thermal power plant needs to produce. This has allowed calculating and optimizing the use of supplementary fuel leading to a reduction in overall use of expensive oil burners. I want to show how that machine learning is locally applicable, […]