Essays about: "Automatic irrigation system"

Found 5 essays containing the words Automatic irrigation system.

  1. 1. Automatic irrigation system for plants

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Hanna Hermansson; Louise Lundblad; [2019]
    Keywords : Arduino; mechatronics; irrigation system; moisture; plant; Arduino; mekatronik; bevattningssystem; jordfuktighet; växter;

    Abstract : The purpose of this project was to develop an automatic irrigation system for plants. It is beneficial to have plants indoors. In addition to their air-purifying qualities, they have been proven to increase the productivity of employees at workplaces, as well as decrease the amount of sick leave. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Irrigator : Autonomous watering robot for homes

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Henrik Lind; Jacob Janssen; [2019]
    Keywords : Mechatronics; Automated Homes; Automatic Irrigation System; Microcontroller; Line Follower; Capacitive; Resistive; Moisture Sensors.; Mekatronik; Automatiserade hem; Automatiserat bevattningssystem; Mikrokontroller; Linjeföljare; Resistiv; Kapacitiv; Fuktighetssensor.;

    Abstract : Inspired by the trend of automated homes, this thesis examines the possibility of designing a cheap and autonomous robot that will water plants effectively at home. Many existing solutions are cumbersome and not sufficiently effective, often due to flexibility and risk of over watering. Therefore this thesis examines a wheel based approach. READ MORE

  3. 3. Multi-Function Automatic Wireless Irrigation System (MAWIS)

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorteknik

    Author : Jay de Maris; [2016]
    Keywords : Home Garden; Arduino; Microprocessor; plant; enviromental variables; solar cell; Wi-Fi;

    Abstract : This project is designed in order create a system that is simple and highly functional for the purpose of maintaining the well-being of plant life through use of Internet of Things (IoT). This project will focus around the idea of a self-sustaining system using a microcontroller board with access via Wi-Fi communications and ability to use the photolytic sensors to recharge the systems power supply. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluation of a Potential Site for a Small Hydropower Plant Located in the BioBio North Irrigation System, Chile

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Elektricitetslära

    Author : Sofie Gunnar; [2010]
    Keywords : hydropower; irrigation system; electromechanical equipment; energy production; economical potential; Chile;

    Abstract : This project considers an evaluation of a potential site for a small hydropower plant located in the BioBio north irrigation system, Chile. The purpose was to analyze the potential and constraints in harnessing the energy of an existing infrastructure of irrigation canals for electrical production. READ MORE

  5. 5. RTLS - real time location systems : an inventory study for agriculture applications and requirements

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Mattias Larsson; [2010]
    Keywords : RTLS; RFID; VIR; Herd management; Traceability; Precision agriculture; Irrigation management;

    Abstract : The trend towards increasingly large farming units raises questions regarding how to better monitor production. Larger units make the impact from possible errors more severe, which increases the pressure on management supervision. READ MORE