application

name of the application

AirTEXT

reference

author(s), year

http://airtext.info

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

airTEXT provides forecasts of air quality (air pollution), UV, grass pollen and maximum and minimum temperatures for Greater London and Slough

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 in and around London

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

UV, temperature

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

air pollutant concentrations, temperature, UV, pollen

what type of qualitative data is gathered

none

what kind of data is calculated

CO², 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)

mobile application, website

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

maps, alerts, health advise

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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