Sensor-based Dam Gate Control System and Alert Using Zigbee

  • S. Shivani
  • R. DharaniEmail author
  • J. Annush J. Sharon
  • S. Mrudhula
Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 77)


Floods are natural phenomenon that brings havoc to human life. It is necessary to bring dam controlling system to overcome the threats posed by floods. This system focuses on using Zigbee for providing availability and the provisioning of an alarm system for intimation of the nearby area in case of any emergency. It has an added advantage of being transparent to the public and also controls the speed of the motor for outflow of water. The system comprises of the dam controlled by a control room and uploading the data to the website such that it can be accessed by the public.


Zigbee ARM Raspberry pi GPU UART 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Shivani
    • 1
  • R. Dharani
    • 1
    Email author
  • J. Annush J. Sharon
    • 1
  • S. Mrudhula
    • 1
  1. 1.Information TechnologyPanimalar Institute of TechnologyPoonamallee, ChennaiIndia

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