BLOG# 11 - Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) Conclusions and Enhancements for future systems This is my FINAL blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi version 1.1 ,<<< PREVIOUS BLOG Blog# 10 System Application Tests INTRODUCTION This is my last blog for the Design Challenge "1 Meter of PI". It was an interesting journey for me. I gained a tremendous amount of knowledge about the Raspberry PI softeware development platform ...

BLOG# 10 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) Application Implementation and Tests This is my 10th blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi version 1.1 ,<<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEX BLOG >> Blog# 9 Developmental Unit Testing Blog# 11 EAS - Conclusions and Enhancements for Future Systems INTRODUCTION In this blog I will attempt to Code and test the Workflows described in Blog#7 First, I will show some pictures of the growin ...

BLOG# 9 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) Developmental Unit Testing This is my 9th blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi Updated version 1.2 ,<<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEX BLOG >> Blog# 8.2 (Part 2 of 2) EAS - DATA REPOSITORY MongoDB Blog# 10 Application Implementation and Tests INTRODUCTION This blog will describe the Unit Test done on each component of the system the test will be broken into 2 groups Electronic and Softwar ...

BLOG# 8.2 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) System Build This is Part 2 of my 8th blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi version 1.1 <<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEXT BLOG >>> Blog# 8.1 (Part 1 of 2) EAS - System Build Blog# 9 EAS - Electrical and Class Unit Testing INTRODUCTION In this blog, I will introduce you to the database that is used to persist the telemetry data generated by the EAS system MongoDB will be used ...

BLOG# 8.1 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) System Build This is Part 1 of my 8th blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi version 1.1 ,<<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEXT BLOG >>> Blog# 7 System Designs -- Software Design Blog# 8.2 (Part 2 of 2) EAS - DATA REPOSITORY MongoDB INTRODUCTION Ok, here we are on the 9th of December the year 2020. I'm on the home stretch. As of today, the Challenge Page Dates states, tha ...

BLOG# 7 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) System Designs -- Software Design This is my 7th blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi version 1.2 ,<<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEX BLOG >> Blog# 6 EAS - System Designs -- Block diagram Blog# 8.1 (Part 1 of 2) EAS - System Build INTRODUCTION This blog will describe all the software and programming used in the system. The main focus will be to describe the OS, Database, Libraries, ...

BLOG# 5 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) Temperature Sensor - DS18B20 This is my 5th blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi version 1.3 <<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEXT BLOG >>> Blog# 4 EAS - Research and Unboxing of the challenge kit Blog# 6 EAS - System Designs -- Block diagram
INTRODUCTION
How to Setup the DS18B20 - Experiment 2
Setup
Attaching to the PI
Installation
Testing
The CODE
here it is ...

BLOG#4 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) Research and Unboxing of the challenge kit This is my 4th blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi Updated version 1.3 <<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEXT BLOG >>> Blog# 3 EAS - Research Instrumentation Blog# 5 EAS - Research Temperature Sensor - DS18B20
INTRODUCTION
Unboxing
Raspberry Pi 4 2GB
PIM487 Automation HAT Mini for Raspberry PI
How to atta ...

BLOG# 6 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) System Designs -- Block diagramThis is my 6th blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi Updated version 1.3 <<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEXT BLOG >>> Blog# 5 EAS - Research Temperature Sensor - DS18B20 Blog# 7 EAS - System Designs -- Software Design
System Designs -- Block diagram
INTRODUCTION
SYSTEM BLOCK DIAGRAM
Conclusion and summary
I ...

BLOG# 3 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) Research Instrumentation version 1.1 This is my 3rd blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi ,<<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEX BLOG >> Blog# 2 EAS - System Concepts Blog# 4 EAS - Research and Unboxing of the challenge kit
Introduction
Parts List
Growing Environment Unit Parts.
Growing Housing Parts
Controller Unit Parts
Parts Descriptions
Growing Environm ...

BLOG# 2 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) System Concepts Updated version 1.3 This is my 2nd blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi ,<<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEX BLOG >> Blog# 1 EAS - Steps to Growing Spirulina Algae Blog# 3 EAS - Research Instrumentation
Introduction
Growing Housing Unit (GH)
Growing Environmental (GEU)
Controller Unit Raspberry PI
Growing Environmental Unit -- GEU --- What's I ...

BLOG#1 -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) Steps to Growing Spirulina Algae This is my 1st blog post in a series of blog post for the Design Challenge 1 Meter of Pi version 1.1 ,<<< PREVIOUS BLOG NEX BLOG >> INTRODUCTION BLOG -Edible Algae System - (Growing Spirulina in space) Blog# 2 EAS - System Concepts To grow any Algae there are several product cycles involved in getting a good product: Getting the right Materials Growing ...

This is my Introductory blog post for this Design Challenge1 Meter of Pi Updated version 1.8 I've decided to come up with a system that will help grow Spirulina Algae in a self contained space. I will not be growing it in a spaceship for now, but in my basement. My basement has a changing climate of it's own from the rest of the house .I'm sure it is not the most ideal space to grow Spirulina but I'm sure outer space is a lot less ideal. Spirulina Algae is a superfood with all the nutri ...