Mr Bastien Lechat

Research Associate

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Mark Oliphant Building
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Bastien Lechat is an expert in the fields of machine learning, signal processing, epidemiology, and clinical sleep research. He has a BSc in Engineering Science and Acoustics (Le Mans, France) and is near completion of his PhD in biomedical engineering at the Adelaide Institute for Sleep Health, Flinders University. His work addresses important knowledge gaps regarding the consequences of disrupted sleep on health, as well as using state-of-the-art artificial intelligence algorithms to more efficiently detect and treat sleep disorders and their pathology.

Qualifications

2018 – 2021  Doctor of Philosophy. Adelaide Institute for Sleep Health, College of Science and Engineering, Flinders University

2014 – 2017  B.Eng Engineering Science/Acoustics, Université du Maine, France

Honours, awards and grants

2021  Congress Grant, International Commission on Biological Effects of Noise

2020  New Investigator Award Finalist, Australasian Sleep Association

2020  Travel Grant, International Commission on Biological Effects of Noise

2019  Young investigator award, Adelaide Sleep Retreat

2019  Early Career Researcher Award, Adelaide Sleep Retreat

2019  The Nick Antic Scholarship, Flinders Foundation ($60000)

2018  Flinders University International Tuition Fee Sponsorship

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