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Title: Method and system for monitoring environmental conditions

Abstract

A system for detecting the occurrence of anomalies includes a plurality of spaced apart nodes, with each node having adjacent nodes, each of the nodes having one or more sensors associated with the node and capable of detecting anomalies, and each of the nodes having a controller connected to the sensors associated with the node. The system also includes communication links between adjacent nodes, whereby the nodes form a network. At least one software agent is capable of changing the operation of at least one of the controllers in response to the detection of an anomaly by a sensor.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1]
  1. Oak Ridge, TN
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1014889
Patent Number(s):
7,834,754
Application Number:
US Patent Application 11/204,748
Assignee:
UT-Battelle, LLC (Oak Ridge, TN) ORO
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-00OR22725
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Kulesz, James J, and Lee, Ronald W. Method and system for monitoring environmental conditions. United States: N. p., 2010. Web.
Kulesz, James J, & Lee, Ronald W. Method and system for monitoring environmental conditions. United States.
Kulesz, James J, and Lee, Ronald W. Tue . "Method and system for monitoring environmental conditions". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1014889.
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