LabVIEW over BACnet, a New Approach for Electromechanical Equipment Remote Monitoring System

Abstract:

Article Preview

BACnet is a standard data communication protocol designed specifically for building automation and control systems. In BACnet network, each device is modeled as a collection of network-accessible, data structure called “objects”. LabVIEW is a graphical development environment for creating flexible data acquisition, device control and industrial automation applications at minimal cost. In this study, a remote monitoring system based on LabVIEW and BACnet was proposed, in which electromechanical equipment is described by a series of BACnet objects and LabVIEW provides a friendly unified human-computer interface for users. In order to evaluate the feasibility of this system, an experimental model was developed. Due to the characteristic of device-independent, not only can extend the scope of BACnet application, but also make different equipments monitored under the same platform becomes possible.

Info:

Periodical:

Edited by:

Ran Chen

Pages:

3807-3811

DOI:

10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.44-47.3807

Citation:

P. Ren "LabVIEW over BACnet, a New Approach for Electromechanical Equipment Remote Monitoring System", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 44-47, pp. 3807-3811, 2011

Online since:

December 2010

Authors:

Export:

Price:

$35.00

[1] IS0 16484-5, Building automation and control systems-part 5: Data communication protocol. ISO, (2003).

[2] National Instruments Corporation. LabVIEW user manual, Texas City: National Instruments Corporation, (2000).

[3] ANSI/ASHRAE. Standard 135-2001 BACnet: A Data Communication Protocol for Building Automation and Control Networks, Atlanta: American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-Conditioning Engineers Inc, (2001).

[4] Quan LIU, Ping REN. Design and Implementation of MS/TP in Embedded System, ICIEA2007, Harbin, May (2007).

[5] W. S. Song, S. H. Hong, S. T. Bushby. A Simulation Analysis of the BACnet LANs, NISTIR 7038, National Institute of Standards and Technology, October (2003).

[6] Fong A C M, Hui S C. An Intelligent Online Machine Fault Diagnosis System, Computing & Control Engineering Journal, (2001).

[7] National Instruments Corp. LabVIEW Simulation Interface Toolkit User Guide, October 2003 [Online]. Available: http: /digital. ni. com.

[8] National Instruments Corp. Getting Started with LabVIEW, April 2003 [Online]. Available: http: /digital. ni. com.

In order to see related information, you need to Login.