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A novel cost-effective Pressure Sensor based Smart Car park system

Khanna, Pooja, Howells, Gareth (2020) A novel cost-effective Pressure Sensor based Smart Car park system. In: XXXIII General Assembly and Scientific Symposium (GASS) of the International Union of Radio Science, 29 Aug-05 Sep 2021, Rome, Italy. (In press) (KAR id:80935)


With the increase in number of people using vehicles for transportation since last decade, traffic congestion is a major problem that requires to be solved effectively. Smart car park system is considered as one of the strategic solutions to this problem, which involves use of sensors to collect data. This paper proposes a novel low-cost smart car monitoring system to detect number of incoming and outgoing cars in and/or out of the car park using pressure sensors. This system also provides the data for the number of spaces available in the car park. Additionally, the paper also demonstrates the algorithm used to process the data obtained by the sensors to use it as a useful information.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Paper)
Additional information: Conference due to take place August/September 2020 but has been postponed to August 2021. Paper accepted however.
Uncontrolled keywords: Low cost embedded systems
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) > TA165 Engineering instruments, meters etc. Industrial instrumentation
Divisions: Faculties > Sciences > School of Engineering and Digital Arts > Image and Information Engineering
Depositing User: Gareth Howells
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2020 17:39 UTC
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2020 09:12 UTC
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