SmartSleep Lab opens up new avenues for sleep research in Kuopio
SmartSleep Lab is a new research laboratory to be set up in the Department of Applied Physics at the University of Eastern Finland. Relying on the principles of open science, the laboratory will provide a unique setting for sleep research and a versatile testbed for the health technology sector.
The laboratory will work closely with Kuopio University Hospital, Savonia University of Applied Sciences, and the various disciplines of the University of Eastern Finland. The project also involves the Kuopio Health innovation ecosystem and several companies operating in the region.
The laboratory is based on the principles of open science, and the aim is to share measurement data with the scientific and business communities. In the future, the laboratory will also enable extensive multidisciplinary research projects at the regional, national and international levels.