An Update on the Air Monitoring Kit

VAISHALI NIJAMPATNAM

Vaishali is an intern with Gasp through the UAB Academic Small Business Alliance program.

With the help of our lovely technical advisor, Jon Self, we have built our first prototype of the Air monitor! The monitor will test humidity, temperature, air particulate matter, and sound levels through the phone.

(All of the steps are in a PowerPoint. I’ve included some of the slides at the end of this post.)

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”

MARGARET MEAD

First we needed to solder the Arduino and powerboost shield then we started connecting each part through wires on the bread