Category: Workshops

Environmental Sensing Workshop

Arduino IDE Preparation Go to https://www.arduino.cc/en/Main/Software and download the Arduino IDE. Add Adafruit boards manager to your Arduino IDE: https://learn.adafruit.com/adafruit-feather-m0-adalogger/setup Add Adafruit Feather M0 board: https://learn.adafruit.com/adafruit-feather-m0-adalogger/using-with-arduino-ide Connect the Feather M0 Adalogger and run the SD card test: https://learn.adafruit.com/adafruit-feather-m0-adalogger/using-the-sd-card Working with Sensors We are using BME280 temperature, barometric pressure and humidity sensor: https://learn.adafruit.com/adafruit-bme280-humidity-barometric-pressure-temperature-sensor-breakout/overview Use I2C wiring: https://learn.adafruit.com/adafruit-bme280-humidity-barometric-pressure-temperature-sensor-breakout/arduino-test Basic testing. Follow the… Read more →

WORKSHOP: DIY sensing assemblage for designers | Part I

WORKSHOP: DIY sensing assemblage for designers About Background This workshop is intended for designers with the particular interest in collecting urban/environmental data with Arduino-based, low-tech sensing assemblage. The workshop will assume the attendants without any previous knowledge and experience with coding and electronics. Only basic concepts and examples will be introduced during the workshop, but online tutorials and resources will… Read more →