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Real Time player Monitoring System


User Manual



Introduction:


“Real time player monitoring system” is low cost open source project for measure and notifies vital body parameters of sport person or entire team (i.e. Heart Rate, Body Temperature, Helmet Impact Force and Chest Impact Force) to coach Via WiFi Link.

Heart Rate, Body Temperature and Chest Impact Force are sensed by Chest Strap module and Helmet Impact is sensed by helmet module.

Chest Strap and Helmet module communicate via SUB GHz short range Wireless Link.

Chest Strap module can be connected to Remote GUI application Running on Windows/Linux PC and/or Android Cell phone via WiFi with UDP Protocol.

Remote GUI Application provides visualization of vital body parameter with configurable thresholds to get audio visual notification under certain conditions and also provides data logging feature.


Check List (items Included in Shipment) :

 

  1. Chest Strap Module with micro SD Card (CSM)
  2. Chest Strap Module Charging USB Cable (CSM-CC)
  3. Helmet module (HM)
  4. Helmet Module Charging USB Cable (HM-CC)
  5. Multi Player Simulator module with micro SD Card (MPSM)
  6. Multi Player Simulator module with USB Power Supply Cable (MPSM-PC)
  7. CD contains necessary Software, User Manual and other documents

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Installing Android GUI Application:

 

Installing PC GUI Application:

 

 

Steps for setup Multiple players monitored by Multiple coach (Multi Player Application):

  1. Install android and PC application on Android Cell phone/Tablet and Windows/Linux PC
  2. Note down SSID and Password of WiFi router/WiFI Hotspot (Which will be used for link between multiple players and coaches).
  3. Remove SD Card from Chet Strap module and insert it to PC.
  4. Open nwconfig.txt file and update it with your NetworkSSID, Password and Player ID. Open readme.txt to get more information about setup nwconfig.txt Note: Set Player ID valid from 00 (Zero Zero) to 10 (One Zero)in case of Multi player Application as Multi player Application Support monitoring of maximum 11 Players simultaneously.
  5. Save nwconfig.txt and safely remove SD Card from PC.
  6. Insert SD Card to Chest Strap and Turn On Chest Strap. (Step 7 to 10 are optional and only used for evaluate functionality of System with Simulated data for remaining team players )
  7. Remove SD Card from Multiplayer Simulator module and insert it to PC.
  8. Open nwconfig.txt file and update it with your NetworkSSID, Password and Player ID. Open readme.txt to get more information about setup nwconfig.txt Note: Set Player ID value same as Chest Strap Module So Multiplayer simulator simulates for remaining 10 players on network (i.e if Player ID is 5 than module generates junk data for Player 00 to 04 and 06 to 10)
  9. Save nwconfig.txt and safely remove SD Card from PC.
  10. Insert SD Card to Multiplayer Simulator Module and Power On Multiplayer Simulator Module with USB Cable marked with MPSM-PC.
  11. Wear Chest Strap on Chest and Helmet Module on Helmet.
  12. Start WiFi Router / WiFi Hot Spot.
  13. Connect Multiple PC and Android Cell phone with Same WiFi Router/ PC.
  14. Start Android Application/PC Application and select Multi Player go to next and set desired thresholds for different body parameters in each application. Note: In each GUI Application user can set different Threshold value and user can get notification according to that.
  15. User will get notification when certain threshold crossed. To acknowledge the Visual notification select OK and to acknowledge Audio Notification Touch any portion of display from 2/3 of display height to complete display height

 

 

Steps for setup personal health monitoring (Single Player Application):

  1. Install android application on Android cell phone/Tablet.
  2. Note down SSID and Password of WiFi Hit Spot on Android Cell Phone/Tablet.
  3. Remove SD Card from Chet Strap module and insert it to PC.
  4. Open nwconfig.txt file and update it with your NetworkSSID, Password and Player ID. Open readme.txt to get more information about setup nwconfig.txt Note: Set Player ID is 00 (Zero Zero)in case of Single player Application as Single player Application Support only Player ID 00.
  5. Save nwconfig.txt and safely remove SD Card from PC.
  6. Insert SD Card to Chest Strap and Turn On Chest Strap.
  7. Wear Chest Strap on Chest and Helmet Module on Helmet.
  8. Start WiFi Hot Spot on Android Cell Phone / Tablet.
  9. Start Android Application and select Single Player go to next and set desired thresholds for different body parameters
  10. User will get notification when certain threshold crossed. To acknowledge the Visual notification select OK and to acknowledge Audio Notification Touch any portion of display from 2/3 of display height to complete display height.

 

 

 

How to get Logged Data?

A. Retrieve Processed Logged Data from Android/ PC: every time when user opens GUI Application in PC or Android Cell Phone/Tablet Log file is automatically generated with Time stamp, and arranged in folder with date stamp with data collected at 10Hz rate.

  • Location of log file is found at below Location for Windows32 PC Application. Browse to folder location as below ,

RTPMS_PC\application.windows32\rtpms_monitor_log\rtpms_monitor_log_YYYY_MM_DD\

  • Location of log file is found at below Location for Windows64 or linux32 or linux64 PC Application. Browse to folder location as below ,

RTPMS_PC\application.XXXX\rtpms_monitor_log\rtpms_monitor_log_YYYY_MM_DD\

Where XXXX is windows64 or linux32 or linux64

  • Location of log file is found at below Location for Android Cell Phone Application. Browse to folder location as below ,

Primary Storage of your device\rtpms_monitor_log\rtpms_monitor_log_YYYY_MM_DD\

  • In this folder open desired log file with name ‘rtpms_monitor_log_HH_MM_SS.txt’
  • In this log file following data are available in Columns formatted with single space

Column

No

Data

Remarks

1

Time stamp HH:MM:SS

Time when sample arrived

2

Player ID

From which player sample arrived

3

Max Helmet Acceleration (0-200g)

Processed Helmet Acceleration data

4

Max Chest Acceleration (0-200g)

Processed Chest Acceleration Data

5

Body Temperature (0-60 ‘C)

 

6

Heart Rate (0-200BPM)

 

 

  • As this log file is formatted with single space it can be easily used with Microsoft excel/ GNUPlot/Matlab/Labview etc for post processing.

 

B. Retrieve Raw Logged Data from Chest Strap SD Card: every time when user turn on chest strap, Log file is automatically generated with Time stamp, and arranged in folder with date stamp and Player ID these data are collected at 200Hz rate.

  • Remove SD card from chest strap and insert it in to PC.
  • Browse to folder location as below

SDCARD_root:\PIDXX\YYYYMMDD\

  • In this folder open desired log file with name ‘HHMMSS.txt’
  • In this log file following data are available in Columns formatted with single space

Column

No

Data

Remarks

1

Helmet acceleration in X (0-200g)

Processed Helmet Acceleration X data

2

Helmet acceleration in Y (0-200g)

Processed Helmet Acceleration Y data

3

Helmet acceleration in Z (0-200g)

Processed Helmet Acceleration Z data

4

Chest Acceleration in X(-200g to +200g)

Raw Chest Acceleration X Data

5

Chest Acceleration in Y(-200g to +200g)

Raw Chest Acceleration Y Data

6

Chest Acceleration in Z(-200g to +200g)

Raw Chest Acceleration Z Data

7

Body Temperature (0-60 ‘C)

Raw Body temperature Data

8

Heart Rate (0-200BPM)

Raw Heart Rate Data

 

  • As this log file is formatted with single space it can be easily used with Microsoft excel/ GNUPlot/Matlab/Labview etc for post processing

 

Recharging instruction:


Chest Strap : Use USB Cable marked with (CSM-CC) for recharge chest strap module via USB Power Supply until Green LED turn On located near USB Input of Chest Strap Module. This usually takes approximate 1.5 Hrs if battery is fully drained


Helmet Module : Use USB Cable marked with (HM-CC) for recharge helmet module via USB Power supply. As there is no indication for full charge, Do not recharge this module more than 15 Minutes.


Have A Safe And Happy Sport......


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