International Journal of Advancements in Technology

International Journal of Advancements in Technology
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ISSN: 0976-4860

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Md. Selim Reza

Md. Selim Reza


  • Original Article
    Development and Performance Evaluation of a Novel Fire Detection and Extinguishing System: Towards Industrial Automation
    Author(s): Md. Selim Reza and SM MamunMd. Selim Reza and SM Mamun

    Fire accidents are causing a huge human death as well as economic losses throughout the world every year. But novel fire detection and extinguishing system could reduce these losses to a great extent. We are proposing a cost effective and yet very efficient system which has been developed in our laboratory and evaluated while in operation. Our system consists of two units: detection unit and extinguishing unit. For detection purposes we used smoke, IR and temperature sensors. While for extinguishing purposes we used both foam and water. We used a PC to process and control our system through LabVIEW software of National Instrument, USA. The detection unit will send signal through a wireless module to PC if fire is detected. Then PC (LabVIEW) will process the signal and using relay module first of all the electric power and gas lines will be turned off. The .. Read More»

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