Seminar Series

Some topics on Sleep

Speaker

Prof Richard Jones

Institute

Director, Christchurch Neurotechnology Research Programme, New Zealand Brain Research Institute / Senior Biomedical Engineer, Medical Physics and Bioengineering, Christchurch Hospital / Adjunct Professor, ECE (Neural Engineering Research Group) and Psychology / Research Professor, Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch

Time & Place

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:00:00 NZST in Link 309 Lecture Theatre

Abstract

Sleep is an essential function in all animals. This talk will cover several questions on this fascinating phenomenon: Why do we need sleep? Why is sleep apnoea bad for your brain? And what are local sleeps?

Biography

https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/engineering/contact-us/people/richard-jones.html