Faculty Advisor

Jarvis, Susan M.

Abstract

Situated in an often dangerous neighborhood, Worcester Polytechnic Institute is disturbed by frequent crime, generating safety concerns among the campus population. This Major Qualifying Project designed a system to address this problem comprising of GPS-capable handheld devices, self-routing alarm boxes, and an intuitive interface for police. The system provides a one-button solution and mesh network infrastructure as a vital tool which transmits real-time location data from the victim to the police in emergency situations.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

April 2014

Major

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Electrical and Computer Engineering

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