IoT Based Water Usage Monitoring System Using LabVIEW

  • P. Arun Mozhi DevanEmail author
  • K. Pooventhan
  • C. Mukesh Kumar
  • R. Midhun Kumar
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation book series (ASTI)


Wireless communication devices development has a considerable impact on several fields like healthcare, agriculture, houses and various others applications. Amongst these, the significant application is the improvement of monitoring system for various functions. Automated water utilization monitoring system proposes an efficacious manner of controlling the wastage of water at home, colleges, hospitals, industries, shops, and malls by the use of LabVIEW software and Wireless sensor nodes. At many locations of the world, water is luxuriously wasted whereas many areas don’t have sufficient. So in order to track/monitor the water flow, Sensor nodes are placed at every water outlets which sense the course of water. Continuous monitoring is done using the concept Internet of things (IoT) via the wireless sensor nodes. The server collects the information through Wi-Fi/LAN to the process and tracks the usage, additionally, amount of water wastage is calculated at each outlet. When water is used in surplus/prefixed rate, an alert is sent to the user for indication by using this user can constantly keep a track of the water usage or wastage through a cell or laptop with an internet connection. This proposed water utilization and monitoring system allows the individuals, colleges, hospitals, industries, department shops, malls and motels to keep a track on their water bills and allows the government and authorities to accomplish/control the water supply.


Water monitoring LabVIEW Wireless sensor nodes IoT 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Electronics and Instrumentation EngineeringSri Ramakrishna Engineering CollegeCoimbatoreIndia

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