The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Computer Scientists to Develop Ways to Measure Circadian Rhythm in Shift Workers

Computer science researchers Deepak Ganesan and Tauhidur Rahman at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, as part of a multi-institution team, have received a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to explore how work performance may be affected by shift work and disrupted circadian rhythm, the 24-hour internal body clock that cycles between sleepiness and alertness. (Read more ...)