Smart Lighting Control Architecture and Benefits

  • Igor Wojnicki
  • Sebastian Ernst
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10751)


The paper discusses results of a pilot project aimed at providing dynamic control for 4,000 LED luminaires in Kraków, Poland. The main research goal is to provide a flexible and highly scalable system architecture. Thus, the work regards both theoretical model improvements, comparative technology research, and architectural flexibility assessment based on available third-party systems that must be interacted with. The structure of the system is presented in detail, along with relation to previously-published theoretical work, technologies used and important implementation details. The underlying theoretical concepts, based on the dual graph grammars, are also presented. A critical discussion presents the benefits of the proposed solution in the light of various practical problems encountered during implementation of the pilot project.


Smart city Smart lighting Dynamic lighting control Distributed system Dual graph grammars System integration 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Applied Computer ScienceAGH University of Science and TechnologyKrakowPoland

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