application

name of the application

Air Bubbles

reference

author(s), year

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

Check out the air quality around you in real time. Air Bubbles shows you a map of how healthy or dangerous the air is around you and alerts you when the air quality is getting worse. From Los Angeles to Beijing, Air Bubbles can inform you with colorful bubbles that represent air pollution levels.

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

mobile application, data from official stations

coordination

who can launch a campaign

everyone

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

air qulaity and pollen data from stations

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

none

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

air pollutant concentrations, AQI

what type of qualitative data is gathered

share information on social media

what kind of data is calculated

CO¬≤, cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

alerts and health advise

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

View the AQI (air quality index) numbers all around you, with information about how healthy or dangerous the air is. Share with friends

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

map, alerts

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

self-monitoring

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

unknown

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

/

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

/

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

indirect

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