Jaco Vlok

Jaco is a Senior Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs with degrees in electronic engineering from the University of Pretoria, South Africa, and a PhD from the University of Tasmania. He has undertaken research in radar and electronic warfare, including computer simulations, laboratory tests and field trials with South Africa’s Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). He has a particular interest in historical temperature reconstructions and developing alternative techniques using artificial neural networks, a form of artificial intelligence.