Smart Pads

By Chun-Ning Chiou (邱群甯), I-Chen, Lin(林奕辰)

This work develops a smart pillow pad to reduce snore from the bed partner. This pad is small and portable; can be placed behind a pillow to create a quiet zone surrounding the sleeper’s both ears. This pad can also play music and comfort sound for improving sleep quality and integrates with hands-free voice calls for bedridden clients. We can also develop APP to analyze the recorded snore sound for several medical purposes such as sleep apnea detection at home.
1.A portable active noise control device to reduce snore by utilizing virtual sensing technique to create and transfer the quiet zone to cover the sleeper’s head.
2.Integration with entertainment, sleep quality detection and improvement, and hands-free communication functions to avoid accidental fall when get up for senior people.
3.Combine with APPs to analyze recorded snore for medical tasks such as sleep apnea detection.