2019 Volume 10 Issue 4 Pages 366-372
A deep Neural Network (DNN) is used to estimate the sleep onset and awaking time of a subject with physiological data during sleep, in order to control the sleeping environment based on sleep phase. The results of the estimation from 40 minutes before the actual sleeping time show approximately 2.8 minutes mean error. Regarding awaking time, the results of the estimation from 120 minutes before show approximately 9.9 minutes mean error. Furthermore, the results of estimation in case of the range from 60 to 20 minutes before the actual awakening time show approximately 7.5 minutes mean error. The proposed DNN estimation is found to be effective for control of a comfortable awaking environment.