name of the application

Common Sense


author(s), year


short description of the application (one-two sentences)

participatory sensing system that allows to measure  personal exposure


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


target population

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

general public (individuals, groups, grassroot organizations)

software type

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

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …



who can launch a campaign


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

gas sensors (CO, NOx, ozone)

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

temperature and humidity sensors, GPS

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

“CO concentration,
NOx concentration,
O3 concentration,

what type of qualitative data is gathered


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.)

sensor measurements, data analysis tools are provided

reporting method

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

website and mobile app


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

graphs, maps, real-time and historical


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

self-monitoring, collective actions, grassroot organization campaigns

applicability of results

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

use of data by organizations, f;e.


gaps and limitations of the campaign or application



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


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