Laurence SmithHartpury University · Sport and Exercise Science
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Citations since 2016
2 Research Items
Laurence currently works at Hartpury College and University Centre as a lecturer in Sports Science. His main areas of study are Biomechanics and Physiology
August 2016 - present
- Research Assistant
- working alongside Dr Ambreen Chohan and Professor Jim Richards in conjunction with a major bed and mattress manufacturing company completing research into a range of new products with the aim of improving spinal alignment during sleep.
October 2014 - March 2015
Background A third of our lifetime is spent in bed , so to achieve improved quality of sleep it is vital to establish optimal sleeping conditions. A sleep system’s main function is to support the body in such a way that the muscles and intervertebral discs are able to recover from an almost continuous load throughout the day. This allows the pre...
Laurence is currently working alongside Dr Ambreen Chohan and Professor Jim Richards in conjunction with a major bed and mattress manufacturing company. Together, they are completing research into a range of new products that have been developed with the aim of improving spinal alignment during sleep.