New scientific research by the TU/e by a sleep doctor must provide an answer to the question whether air traffic around Eindhoven Airport influences the sleeping behaviour of local residents.

A large-scale investigation into sleep disturbance due to air traffic at Eindhoven Airport will start in the short term. TU/e professor and Kempenhaeghe sleep doctor Sebastiaan Overeem has taken the initiative for this. Overeem is looking for “at least a few hundred people” who are willing to keep track of their sleeping behaviour for a few months in a specially developed smartphone app, preferably spread as much as possible over the flight area of the Eindhoven airport.

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