A Cyber-Physical System for Low Cost Monitoring and Sensing of Rural Areas Using Sensors, Microcontrollers and LoRa Network: Agriculture 4.0

  • João Victor Bonella Lopes
  • Ana Cecilia Villa-Parra
  • Teodiano Bastos-FilhoEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1253)


This work presents a study case of Agriculture Cyber-Physical Systems (ACPS), which uses temperature and humidity sensor in an automatic irrigation system for precision agriculture. The work consists of a low-cost, long-range monitoring, using sensors, solar cells, microcontroller and LoRa technology. Farms, when equipped with this ACPS, will be able to improve predictability and reduce its high degree of uncertainty in the supply chain.


IoT Agriculture 4.0 Cyber-Physical Systems LoRa network 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • João Victor Bonella Lopes
    • 1
  • Ana Cecilia Villa-Parra
    • 2
  • Teodiano Bastos-Filho
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Electrical EngineeringUniversidade Federal do Espírito SantoVitoriaBrazil
  2. 2.Universidad Politécnica SalesianaCuencaEcuador

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