Smart Multi-Sensor Wireless Network System for Storm Load Monitoring
Florida Institute of Technology, FL, United States
Measuring pressure and temperature due to extreme winds on a roof at several locations, collecting data and sending it to a server to process and publish on the web in nearly real-time. Also wind speed and direction are measured by the system with the use of an anemometer.
Primary Application Area: Environmental, Water & Waste
Technology Development Status: Proven Manufacturability
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 5
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: Described above. There are no other smart sensing wireless network system that I know of. The unique features of our existing system are highlighted above.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 25T
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date: 2000-01 Florida Sea-Grant, $10K
Primary Sources of Funding: Federal Grant, University
Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners