Non-Body Contact Thermometer with Voice Output Via Wireless Communication

  • Moch Prastawa Assalim Tetra Putra Department of Medical Electronics Technology, Poltekkes Kemenkes Surabaya, Indonesia
  • Levana Forra Wakidi Department of Medical Electronics Technology, Poltekkes Kemenkes Surabaya, Indonesia
  • Tri Bowo Indrato Department of Medical Electronics Technology, Poltekkes Kemenkes Surabaya, Indonesia
  • Ram Gopal Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, Institute of Technology & Management, Gorakhpur, India
  • Anita Nurliana Department of Medical Electronics Technology, Poltekkes Kemenkes Surabaya, Indonesia
Keywords: Thermometer Non-Contact, Body Temperature, Blind People Thermometer, HCSR-04, MLX90614, DFPlayer Mini, XBEES2C


Currently, thermometer has been widely used by the public. In general, thermometers are designed for people who have normal physical conditions, especially in the ability to see. Disabled people, especially blind people, will find it difficult to use the existing thermometer, especially with the current pandemic situation, which is likely to spread COVID-19 quickly. In connection with this problem, non-contact body temperature measurement is needed with sound output and a wireless system so that there is less possibility of exposure to disease. Therefore, this study describes a non-body contact thermometer with sound output via wireless. The purpose of this study concludes that Non-Body Contact Thermometers can be made with Voice Output Via Wireless to determine normal or hyper and hypo human body temperatures. Thus, this thermometer make it easier for those who have limitations to see and reduce exposure to covid-19 between patients and users. The method in this study employed MLX90614 as a sensor whose output is in the form of digital data, HC-SR04 as a trigger on the MLX90614 sensor, and DF player as a reader on data that have been recorded via Google and stored on the SD card, and XBEE module as transceivers of data to pc. Temperature testing was further conducted by comparing the module with a standard tool, that is a digital thermometer. The error obtained from the module at normal temperature is 0.98%, while the smallest error is 0.1%. Furthermore,  in terms of the hypo temperature, the largest error is 1.80%, while the smallest error is 0.42%. Last, at hyper temperature, the largest error is 1.75%, while the smallest error is 0.10%.


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How to Cite
M. P. Tetra Putra, L. Wakidi, T. B. Indrato, R. Gopal, and A. Nurliana, “Non-Body Contact Thermometer with Voice Output Via Wireless Communication”, Jurnal Teknokes, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 96-102, Jun. 2022.
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