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Although every precaution has been taken in the preparation of this work, neither the author s nor Apress shall have any liability to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damage caused or alleged to be caused directly or indirectly by the information contained in this work. The source code for this book is available to readers at http: For everyone who looks at the everyday objects around them and sees the potential of what they could become. Appliance Remote Control Time-Lapse Camera Controller Virtual USB Keyboard Online Thermometer Touch Control Panel Speech Synthesizer Water Flow Gauge This inventive brush plays a pleasant music, when child is brushing.

It also gives some instructions for a good brushing behaviour. Singing Arduino : This project consists of an Arduino playing music. A web page is present in which one can select the songs to be played. Time can also be set to play the song at particular time. Smart Plastic Container : Smart plastic container monitors the stock kept inside it. It sends a notification to the user using it.

It also updates the same in the web page. Raspberry pi is a mini computer; it is sometimes requiring display connected to it. Transport checker Ensorinstituut : Transport checker will send a notification to the mobile which is connected to the public transport network.

Details like bus number, time of arrival etc. A step by step procedure is explained here. Free Parking for You Ensorinstituut : This system designed here shows a free parking spot in an area. It also sends a message if the spot is occupied.

Time is displayed using a neopixel ring. Neopixel ring is beautiful arrangement of leds. Eggzact Science : This system can be used in modern egg farms. Eggs laid are passed through a sensor. The sensor detects these eggs counts them. This data is updated on the web server.

The charger can automatically, stops charging when battery is fully charged. Doorbell : Doorbell shows the connecting of a device to the cloud.

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Door connected to the cloud can be operated from anywhere. The transmitter actually opens door while the receiver rings and is used to open the door. The Train of the Future : This is prototype of future train. Trains in future will give the information like their location and only authenticated passengers were allowed into the train.

The same is explained in this project. Sensal — All Senses Alarm Clock : Instead of an alarm clock that produces ugly sound ,an alarm which awakes you with pleasant fell was developed. This is called sunrise alarm. The alarm switches on the LED light instead of sound. In this project we design a calculator by implementing the knock sensor sound sensor in a wooden box. To perform the mathematical operations, we run the Arduino program in computer. Smartwatch Prototype Turns Your Wrist into a Joystick : Smart watches can be used as an alternative to the smart phones.

But for operating these smart watches it is necessary to use another hand. So, an interactive smart watch that can be controlled using gestures of the hand to which it is held is shown here.

This contains several IR sensors, piezo vibration sensor and an Arduino board. It uses Arduino along with acceleration sensor.

When the smoke level greater than a certain level, a buzzer starts ringing and a red LED is switched ON. This sensor transmits ultrasonic waves and if nay obstacle is present it reflects back. Arduino calculates the distance between the obstacle by using the time taken by the waves to reflect back. Servo motor rotates the sensor at particular angle.

This system allows the user to monitor the temperature, lighting etc of the tank. Arduino sends the status of these sensors the user, accordingly user can control these parameters.

Automatic Pet Watering System : The automatic pet watering system, monitors the water level in the tub. If the water level is below the fixed, it automatically fills water into it. Water level is sensed using ultrasonic sensor. The two sensors are infrared proximity sensor and ultrasonic range finding sensor. The IR sensor has a light source, which bounces the infrared light from the objects to the sensor. The ultrasonic range finer sensor produces the high frequency sound waves and calculates the echo time, to determine the distance.

This process is used to replicate certain parts of the DNA. The process carried out in a device called thermocycler. Here a simple thermocycler of low cost and easy to use was proposed. IOT is used to monitor these parameters in the system. Mind Controlled Arduino Robot : This project shows a robot that works on electrical signals generated from the brain.

It requires Arduino, EEG band. When you focus more on the robo moves fast, if you wander it slows down automatically. Deltu Gaming Robot : Deltu is a gaming robot that plays small games with the user. The user should mimic it. If not it will shake side to side, stops playing and opens the camera, take pictures and upload them to Instagram. This fish is made up of Arduino, bent PVC pipe.

This fish can be controlled using TV remote. The tail is powered through water. Bluetooth app is used to control the robot.

Bluetooth receiver is connected to the robot via Arduino. Arduino Based Line Following Robot : The Arduino based line following robot is operated by two servo motors at its wheels.

The servo motors and the light sensors work with coordination move the robot on specific line.

Arduino Based Obstacle Avoiding Robot : The Arduino based obstacle avoiding robot will be able to move away or shift its path by sensing the obstacles. This project uses the concept of distance measuring using distance sensor drivers.

Arduino Based Robotic ARM : The Arduino based robotic arm project is a simple robotics project which uses the Arduino board to control the robotic arm. We can move this arm by sending commands through Arduino. Artificial sticks are moved according to the music and play the drum. The movement of the sticks are controlled by the Arduino.

By this, we can control the robot with our computer by using motor controller and distance sensor and Bluetooth slave in the robot. Robofish — Swimming Arduino Robot : Robo fish- the name itself denote that this project is to build a robofish and controlling it.

In this project we design a fish and make it to swim in pool or water like original fish, skipping the obstacles. It uses 3 servos to swim and position sensors to avoid obstacles. Self-Balancing Segway-Like Robot Arduino : The operation of self-balancing Segway is just like robot, which uses gyroscope to measure the tilt and adjusts itself automatically.

This project uses the analog accelerometer along with the Arduino board to control itself. Simple Obstacle Avoiding Robot Arduino : The obstacle avoiding robot can be designed by using Arduino and distance sensors. By using this project, we design a robot which senses the obstacles in its way and it avoids automatically.

The wireless connectivity of the Arduino based automation system uses the simple components like relay and resisters. It controls the home appliances by using the Wi-Fi enabled device. Arduino Based Wireless Power Meter : The Arduino based wireless power meter is to measure the number of units of power of an acceptable range.

The main goal of the project is to present the accurate information of consumed energy, to the user. RC Car Controlled Via the Web : The main goal of this project is to control the motion of a remote controlled car by using web and Arduino. Tweet-A-Watt Wireless Electricity Monitor : This Arduino based project is used to monitor the power usage of the household appliances through social media.

The Arduino will monitor the power usage of appliances by using heat shrinks. By connecting to the social media in this project we used twitter we will get notified by getting push messages by using Arduino. By using this project, we can develop the multiplayer chess game, controlled by using Arduino.

Xbee Wireless Accelerometer : This project is to design the xbee based accelerometer by using Arduino. The xbee will work as data receiver. By programming the Arduino, we can control the accelerometer sensor operation. Arduino Wireless Animatronic Hand : The wireless animatronic hand project is like robotic hand moment project. In this project, we will move the hand by controlling its operations by the Arduino.

The servos implemented in the hand glove will move according to the Arduino instructions. This project describes the measurement of these data and transferring to the mobile device via Bluetooth. AN example controlling an Led sing blue tooth is shown in this project Arduino Bluetooth Android to Arduino Communication : This project is based on both the android and Arduino, which lets you to control your Arduino kit by using the Bluetooth of the android smart phone.

To communicate with the Arduino, android need an interface, Android. By using this interface, android sends the text commands to Arduino. Several sensors were used for monitoring the various parameters in home. Gestured Controlled Smart Home : A gesture controlled smart home system is proposed here.

This project uses Mayo for detecting the hand gestures. These gestures are used for controlling the appliances. Homes are fitted with different sensors.

Data from these sensors like when they woke up, medication taken etc. The proposed project controls the home appliances using smart home. Arduino plays a key role by processing the data. Arduino is used to proceeds the data received from RF and control the appliances.

In this project we design an instrument to detect the presence of gas by using a sensor and we indicate it by using a 7 segment LCD display. The gas detection and indication operation is achieved by an Arduino. Arduino Based Home Security System : The Arduino based home security system is used to for providing security to the living places. With this, we can provide safety and can prevent theft and theft attempts, and un authorized entry of restricted persons. Arduino Based Security System : The Arduino based home security system is used to for providing security to the living places.

This Arduino based night security alarm is used to for providing security at night times. With this, we can provide safety and can prevent theft and theft attempts. Arduino Security Alarm with Reed Switch : The Arduino security alarm with read switch project is used to alert the user by sending or ringing alarm at if any theft attempt is observed by the sensor. This is a home automation and security project based on Arduino along with reed switch and piezo buzzer. Notifying Doorbell with Pushingbox : The Arduino based notifying push bell is a home security based project.

In this project, we are able to hack the doorbell in order to send the push notifications to mobile. We can also send an email with an attached picture when somebody is present at the door. The Arduino programming will work along with pushing box service to do this task. We can control the quadcopter by remote.

The quadcopter uses the servo motors at its rotors and by controlling the motors we can control the speed of the quadcopter. Open-Source Quadcopter : In this project we design an Arduino based open source quadcopter to navigate and provide the dangerous areas such as war fields.

This can be used for the surveillance of the situations and also to send the information to radio stations without putting any human in risk. For this, it uses the Arduino flight controller board along with various sensors, such as gyro scope and accelerometer.

We may provide additional sensors to hold the altitude level of the quadcopter.


The authorization is provided by the RFID card. The whole process is controlled by an Arduino. The cage door will open only when the pet wears the appropriate RFID tag. Using this Arduino project, we can protect our pet from other animals. It produces a rotating moving laser beam by using the servos attached in it.

Using two servos, an Arduino you can provide your cat with endless fun. Fantastic Arduino Laser Harp : The Arduino laser harp is a musical instrument which produces light beams. When this Arduino controlled laser harp is connected to any synthesizer, it will make some MIDI tunes along with light effects. This Arduino based project works depending on the photo resistors. The photo resistors are connected in a particular manner to receive the laser beam from a simple laser. Laser Maze Powered by Arduino : Laser maze circuit is a security application, designed by using Arduino.

It is mostly used in jewel store to prevent theft and to catch intruders. This project uses Arduino to control the laser maze and ring an alarm when the maze is disturbed.

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Arduino platform can be used for simple counting operations. The seven segment display will display the numeric numbers by depending upon the Arduino sketch. It also uses a LCD for display purpose and a real-time clock module. The whole circuit will be built on a prototyping shield and connected to a power supply.

The piezo electric buzzer will ring at the present time intervals. Arduino Based Auto Intensity Control Of Street Lights : The main aim of this project is to continuously monitor the power using devices and controlling their power consumption.

This light intensity controlling system will use the bunch of LED lights along with the Arduino. The operation and intensity of the LED will be controlled by Arduino, by considering the requirement of the light at peak hours and non-peak hours. Arduino Based Autopilot System : In this project we design an Arduino based aircraft auto pilot system, to navigate and provide live video from the dangerous areas such as war fields. This can be used for the surveillance of the situations and also to send the weather information to radio stations without putting any human in risk.

The main aim of the project is to create the charger by using Ni — Mh batteries. The battery charging can be monitored by Arduino. Arduino Based Car Parking System : This project explains us the automated parking system of vehicles. It uses the Arduino controller and IR sensors to locate the surrounded obstacles vehicles. This is one of the most used real time objectives in parking areas. Arduino Based Energy Meter : Using Arduino, we can monitor the power energy used by a system and alert the user by sending him text messages.

The energy level or the current and voltage ranges are observed by using an LCD display. The Arduino based gps tracking system uses GPS module for locating the vehicle on maps. It requires simple elements like battery and antennas, but with very low cost we can design a tracking system by using Arduino.

The Arduino based heart rate monitoring system will use the finger pulse rate recording module along with the Arduino. This pulse detecting sensor wills works depending upon the pulse —plethysmography principle. Arduino Based Incubator : The Arduino based incubator is developed by the idea of medical conditions in rural areas. This project can be effectively used by the technicians to save the life of chickens and infants.

The Arduino micro controller is used to control the temperature of the system. Arduino Based Intervalometer : The Arduino based intervalometer is used to monitor the things continuously, by the control cameras in it. We use the Arduino to control the camera and the infrared LED.


The ice is set to take pictures for every pre-set time interval. Arduino Based Joystick : The Arduino based joystick is designed by using potentiometers and by using this joystick, we can control the electronic systems like computer.

We design this module by implementing the Digital to analog converter. Arduino Based Light Dimmer : The aim of Arduino based light dimmer project is to maintain the triac at the mains, always.Brainwave Powered Prosthetic ARM by Arduino : This is a great project idea by using Arduino that will very helpful for handicapped people in real time. And this module uses Arduino board and the Mindwave Mobile headset. Artificial sticks are moved according to the music and play the drum.

We want you to take these projects as inspiration and examples of applying a variety of handy techniques and then adapt them to suit your own requirements, coming up with inspiration and new ideas that put ours to shame. These gestures are used for controlling the appliances. This fish can be controlled using TV remote. The servos implemented in the hand glove will move according to the Arduino instructions.

The projects use a fairly minimalist set of external components — perhaps just enough to entertain, certainly without needing a significant budget. Speech Synthesizer Oxer, Jonathan et al. We use the opto coupler, digital camera with tripod and a triggering device to take the high speed photography.