www.52north.org Collaborationplatform Industry Research Applications Innovation Think Tanks, Joint R&D Activities, Collaborative Software Development, Standardization, etc. Topics addressedthroughcommunities
www.OpenNoiseMap.ORG Collecting environmental noisethroughyour mobile phone– noisedroid!
Smartphones Multi-sensor platform In your pocket (anywhere, anytime) GPS, camera, microphone, accelerometer, pressure, magnetic field, light 3G and WiFi connection Enables crowd-sourcing /crowd-sensing Example of noise map community
Noise as environmental pollution Effects Hearing loss Cardiological effects Stress Annoyance Emitters Airports, cars, industrial sites, neighborhood, etc. Subjective Cannot be modeled or calculated
Legal motivation source: European Commission Simulated, complex, non-subjective, etc.
Noise Map community Manual & automated noise assessment Mobile & browser-based visualization Repository of noise measures Acknowledgement: Appel, de Wall, Hopmann, Roß.
Mobile Application Features Google Androidoperatingsystem Automaticpositioning Wifi GSM cells GPS Multilingual English, German,… Individual dataaccess