Dr. Ndirangu, Dalton K.

Lecturer
dndirangu@usiu.ac.ke    |     +254 730 116 163

Biography:

Dr. Ndirangu is a Lecturer of Information Systems and Technology in the School of Science and Technology. He holds an MSc. in Computer Science from National University of Science and Technology, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. He also has BSc. in Statistics and Computer from University of Nairobi.

Dr. Ndirangu has a long career spanning with several organization including: Ministry of Finance – Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock as a system analyst/programmer (1990-1994), Kenya institute of Administration (KIA) as a system analyst/lecturer (1994-1997) and Lecturer – Institute of informatics, university of Nairobi (1997-2004).

Dr. Ndirangu has consulted a number of organization and institutions among them: including Graffins College, Wrigle Shipping Company, Kenya Railways; Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kenya Medical Training College, Kenya College of Communications Technology, Government Printing Press, Kenyatta University, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Kenya College of Accountancy, Kenya National Examination Council, University of Nairobi HIV centre (UNITID) ;10000 Women Certificate Program for Women Entrepreneurial Program; AgShare Melinda Bill Gate Project. Dr. Ndirangu has supervised more than 10 Postgraduate students at Masters Level.

Currently Dr. Dalton Ndirangu completed his PhD in IT (Data Mining) in 2020..

Academic Degrees:

  • Doctorate in Information Technology, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT).
  • Masters in Computer Science, National University of Science and Technology, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.
  • Bachelors Science, University of Nairobi

Publications:

  • Ndirangu, D., Mwangi, W., & Nderu, L. (2018, July). An Ensemble Outlier Detection Method for Multiclass Classification problem in Data Mining. In Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Data Science and Information Technology (pp. 38-42). ACM. Singapore, Singapore — July 20 - 22, 2018

    ACM New York, NY, USA©2018
    ISBN: 978-1-4503-6521-5 doi>10.1145/3239283.3239303

  • Ndirangu, D., Mwangi, W., & Nderu, L. (2018, November). Improving Multiclass Classification and Outlier Detection Method through Ensemble Technique. In Proceedings of the 2018 4th International Conference on Communication and Information Processing.ACM

    ICCIP 2018, November 2–4, 2018, Qingdao, China

    ACM New York, NY, USA©2018

    ACM ISBN 978-1-4503-6534-5/18/11

    https://doi.org/10.1145/3290420.3290450

    Areas of Interest/Specialization:

    • Software Engineering and Data Mining

    Teaching:

    • IST4072: Object Oriented Analysis and Design
    • IST4070: Object Oriented and Programming
    • APT2060: Data Structure and Algorithms