C.I.R. Braem MSc (Carlijn)

PhD Candidate

About Me

I'm a PhD student and lecturer within the Biomedical Signals and Systems group. My research focuses onmapping lifestyle with multi-modal sensing systems. I lecture a bachelor and master course of Technical Medicine.


Medicine & Life Sciences
Masticatory Muscles
Neck Muscles
Sleep Bruxism
Sleep Stages
Superficial Back Muscles


The aim of my PhD research is to map behavioral lifestyle with multi-modal sensing systems. My current research interests are analyzing self-reported data and emotions and physiological data such as, physical activity, sleeping, stress and eating behaviors. Patients with diabetes type 2 and patients undergoing gastric bypass patients is the focus research population.


Gouw, S., Frowein, A. , Braem, C., de Wijer, A., Creugers, N. H. J., Pasman, J. W., Doorduin, J., & Kalaykova, S. I. (2020). Coherence of jaw and neck muscle activity during sleep bruxism. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 47(4), 432-440. https://doi.org/10.1111/joor.12932

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Naast mijn PhD ben ik een docent bij module 3 van Technische Geneeskunde waar ik de endocriene fysiologie geef. Daarnaast begeleid ik master studenten bij 'Biological Control System', bij de ontwikkeling conceptuele en wiskundige modellen van een menselijk systeem.

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Courses Academic Year  2022/2023

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Courses Academic Year  2021/2022

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University of Twente
Drienerlolaan 5
7522 NB Enschede
The Netherlands

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University of Twente
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands

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