IoT Enabled Smart Emergency LED Exit Sign controller Design using Arduino

  • Jung, Joonseok (IDO-LINK Co., Ltd.) ;
  • Kwon, Jongman (IDO-LINK Co., Ltd.) ;
  • Mfitumukiza, Joseph (Media IT Engineering, Seoul National University, of Science and Tech.) ;
  • Jung, Soonho (IoT Research Center, Seoul National Univ. of Science & Tech.) ;
  • Lee, Minwoo (Graduate School of Nano IT Design Fusion, Seoul National Univ. of Science & Tech.) ;
  • Cha, Jaesang (Graduate School of Nano IT Design Fusion, Seoul National Univ. of Science & Tech.)
  • 투고 : 2017.02.28
  • 심사 : 2017.03.13
  • 발행 : 2017.03.31


This paper presents a low cost and flexible IoT enabled smart LED controller using Arduino that is used for emergency exit signs. The Internet of Things (IoT) is become a global network that put together physical objects using network communications for the purpose of inter-communication of devices, access information on internet, interaction with users as well as permanent connected environment. A crucial point in this paper, is underlined on the potential key points of applying the Arduino platform as low cost, easy to use microcontroller with combination of various sensors applied in IoT technology to facilitate and establishment of intelligent products. To demonstrate the feasibility and effectiveness of the system, devices such as LED strip, combination of various sensors, Arduino, power plug and ZigBee module have been integrated to setup smart emergency exit sign system. The general concept of the proposed system design discussed in this paper is all about the combination of various sensor such as smoke detector sensor, humidity, temperature sensor, glass break sensors as well as camera sensor that are connected to the main controller (Arduino) for the purpose of communicating with LED exit signs displayer and dedicated PC monitors from integrated system monitoring (controller room) through gateway devices using Zig bee module. A critical appraisal of the approach in the area concludes the paper.



연구 과제 주관 기관 : National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)


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