An Enhanced Crack Detection System for Railway Track

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Volume-21 Number-6
Year of Publication : 2015
Authors : V.Muralidharan, V.Dinesh, P.Manikandan


V.Muralidharan, V.Dinesh, P.Manikandan"An Enhanced Crack Detection System for Railway Track", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), V21(6),296-299 March 2015. ISSN:2231-5381. published by seventh sense research group


In this project we introduced the integration of railway track surveying system. In our proposed system it is used to detect the railway crack. This project consists of IR sensor& fire sensor. The IR sensor is used to detect the crack and as well as distances, fire sensors used to detect the fire accidents. To communicate the received information, we make use of a GSM modem. The GSM module is being used to send the current latitude and longitude data to the relevant authority as an SMS.The importance of this project is applicable both day & night time detection process applicable both day & night time detection process.


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IR sharp sensor, relay, pic-microcontroller, alarm, DCmotor, GSM modem.