The Development of Cleaning and Monitoring System for Pipeline Type UV Sterilizer

관로형 UV 소독기를 위한 세척 및 모니터링 시스템 개발

  • Park, Byeung-Jun (Pulbit Engineering & Control Co. Ltd.) ;
  • Ryu, Ji-Hyoung (Division of Electronic Engineering, Chonbuk National University) ;
  • Park, Jae-Byung (Division of Electronic Engineering, Chonbuk National University)
  • Received : 2013.10.10
  • Accepted : 2013.12.05
  • Published : 2013.12.31


In this paper, an integrated control system is proposed for automatic control and remote monitoring of pipeline type UV sterilizer. The proposed system can control the cleaning wiper in the sterilizer with various cleaning motions, and periodically check the contamination level of the UV lamps with the UV power sensors. Therefore, sterilizer repair and maintenance can be more effectively done. In addition, the control system based on the open-source processor can communicate with external smart devices via Bluetooth, and thus wirelessly exchange control commands and sensor data. Furthermore, the system is able to flexibly cope with changes of cleaning motions and sensors since its firmware can be wirelessly upgraded by using the smart device. Consequently, the proposed system is suitable to construct a smart sewage treatment system in small towns.


Monitoring System;Pipeline type;UV Sterilizer


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