Oil Detection Sensor

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https://digitalcommons.wpi.edu/mqp-all/3558; https://digitalcommons.wpi.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=4557&context=mqp-all
Alibozek, Austin Robert; James, David Henry
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Electrical and Computer Engineering
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This project involved the design and implementation of a system to report to a homeowner his or her oil consumption in an easy to understand manner. A sensor and phone application were designed, built, and interfaced to track the run time of the furnace and process and report that data to the user on a graph. Energy consumption is a leading topic of discussion for homeowners and given the current economic climate, households are always looking for new and innovative ways to cut costs.