Wireless Sensor Network for Water Quality Monitoring

Ákos Milánkovich, Krisztina Klincsek


This book chapter introduces a European Union-backed water quality monitoring and early warning system implemented in the cross border region of Hungary and Slovakia achieved by Hungarian and Slovak partners. The measurement system consists of buoys which carry sensors and send measurement data wirelessly to a gateway on the riverside. The gateway transmits the data to a server, where it is saved and processed. Based on the collected data, alerts can be sent in case of anomalies. Utilizing this solution, an early warning system for water pollution can be deployed, which decreases water quality monitoring costs.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Milánkovich Á. and Klincsek K. (2015). Wireless Sensor Network for Water Quality Monitoring . In European Project Space on Information and Communication Systems - EPS Angers, ISBN 978-989-758-155-7, pages 28-47. DOI: 10.5220/0006164600280047

in Bibtex Style

@conference{eps angers15,
author={Ákos Milánkovich and Krisztina Klincsek},
title={Wireless Sensor Network for Water Quality Monitoring},
booktitle={European Project Space on Information and Communication Systems - EPS Angers,},

in EndNote Style

JO - European Project Space on Information and Communication Systems - EPS Angers,
TI - Wireless Sensor Network for Water Quality Monitoring
SN - 978-989-758-155-7
AU - Milánkovich Á.
AU - Klincsek K.
PY - 2015
SP - 28
EP - 47
DO - 10.5220/0006164600280047