Design of Distributed Temperature Measurement System for Switchgear


This paper develops a novel distributed temperature measurement system based on DSP and DS18B20 digital thermometer. The real-time temperature of each node in the switchgear is obtained by several DS18B20s which are connected on the 1-wire bus together. RS-485 master-slave communication protocol is used to centralize monitoring temperatures of several switchgear cabinets. The system also has the function of temperature alarm. The operation of simulation experiment has showed that the system is able to complete monitoring real-time temperatures in high voltage switchgear.

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Q. Yang, J. Yang, H. Wu and L. Liu, "Design of Distributed Temperature Measurement System for Switchgear," Energy and Power Engineering, Vol. 5 No. 4B, 2013, pp. 958-961. doi: 10.4236/epe.2013.54B184.

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