The Sensor Calibration and Growth Parameters Monitoring for Phalaenopsis Cultivation

  • Ding-Horng ChenEmail author
  • Rong-Show Shen
  • Tsai-Rong Chang
  • Pei-Shan Lin
  • Tzu-Ying Wang
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 927)


In this paper, a sequence of experiments that calibrate and collect the sensor data that monitoring the growth of the orchids are derived. the sensor’s raw data is calibrated and compared by using the popular and trusted WET2-2-K1 sensor. We also develop a cloud server and an analysis algorithm that collect the data via different sensors by IoT technologies. A front-end responsive webpage that visualize the Phalaenopsis physiological sensing parameters such as temperature, moisture and conductivity of the cultivated soil are built, users can monitor data on various devices such as personal computers, laptops or smart hands to control and monitor Phalaenopsis’s growth environment data at any time.



The author thanks the Ministry of Science and Technology in Taiwan for funding (MOST 107-2321-B-415-005-) this study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ding-Horng Chen
    • 1
    Email author
  • Rong-Show Shen
    • 2
  • Tsai-Rong Chang
    • 1
  • Pei-Shan Lin
    • 2
  • Tzu-Ying Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and Information EngineeringSouthern Taiwan University of Science and TechnologyTainanTaiwan
  2. 2.Department of HorticultureNational Chiayi UniversityChiayiTaiwan

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