Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller


"Science is the study of the world as it is. Engineering is the creation of the world tomorrow". Science is basically "passive" observation of the universe, as it exists to generate knowledge. Engineering is making use of that knowledge to meet human needs by creating machine, systems, process and technologies that have not previously existed. Design and manufacturing are the synthetic part of engineering practice. Manufacturer has received a lot of attention recently for very good economic reasons. Due to literacy awareness the number of colleges, schools and institutions are rapidly increasing. In present system bells for periods or recess are operated manually. After every class, one employee is engaged into alarming bell. To avoid this, automisation of college bell is possible so the bell would ring automatically at the scheduled time. This project deals with the preparation of circuit for scheduling of bell.

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Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller

This Project takes over the task of ringing of the bell in colleges. It replaces the Manual Switching of the Bell in the College. It has an Inbuilt Real Time Clock (PCF 8583) which track over the Real Time. When this time equals to the bell ringing time, then the relay for the bell is switched ONN. The Bell Ringing time can be edited at any Time, so that it can be used at Normal Class Timings as well as Exam Times. The Real Time Clock is displayed on four 7-segment display. The Microcontroller PIC16F877A is used to control all the Functions, it get the time through the keypad and store it in its Memory. And when the Real time and Bell time get equal then the Bell is switched on for a predetermined time.

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Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller

An electric bell is a mechanical bell that functions by means of an electromagnet. Principle

In DC electric bells, when power is applied, current flows through the coil. The coil becomes an electromagnet, attracting the metal strip. This moves the clanger to hit the bell/gong, but also breaks the circuit. The coil is no longer a magnet, so the clanger moves back. The circuit is thus restored. The process repeats continuously until the power is removed. Government Polytechnic, Amravati 3

Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller AC electric bells do not have interrupting contacts and their coils are powered directly by the source. Their hammers vibrate at same frequency as the frequency of voltage that they are powered by. Lack of contacts makes them more reliable than DC bells. Some electric bells have two cups which generate different tones. When the hammer goes in one direction, it hits one cup, when it moves back, it hits another cup. The sound of such two-tone electric bells is more pleasant.

Applications Two early applications of the electric bell were the telephone and doorbell. Early telephones used electric bells to indicate that there was an incoming call. Doorbells were used by visitors to indicate their presence at the external door of a dwelling or business. Though still in use, the electric bell mechanisms in both telephones and doorbells now compete with nonmechanical noisemaking technologies including electronic oscillators and digitally recorded sounds played back through a speaker. A common style of doorbell uses an AC solenoid coil and a plunger. When the doorbell button is depressed, the plunger is drawn into the solenoid and strikes a gong; a shading coil on the solenoid prevents the Government Polytechnic, Amravati 4

giving a two-tone sound. When the button is released. allowing front or rear door callers to be identified. a spring retracts the plunger which then strikes a second gong. Government Polytechnic.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller plunger from vibrating at the same frequency as the power supply. Amravati 5 . A variant has a second solenoid which is wired to the back door and only strikes one gong.

Amravati 6 .Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller COMPONENT LIST & DESCRIPTION Component List Microcontroller PIC 16F877A Real Time Clock (RTC) PCF 8583 Transistor BC547 Relay 12v LCD Crystal 32.2K. 25v LED Resistor 2.876 Keypad Voltage regulator 7805 Transformer 09 750mA Capacitor 1000mf. 1K Government Polytechnic.

respectively. while the 40/44-pin devices have fifteen • The 28-pin devices have five A/D input channels. Amravati 7 . while PIC16F874A/877A devices are available in 40-pin and 44-pin packages. All devices in the PIC16F87XA family share common architecture with the following differences: • The PIC16F873A and PIC16F874A have one-half of the total on-chip memory of the PIC16F876A and PIC16F877A • The 28-pin devices have three I/O ports. while the 40/44-pin devices have five • The 28-pin devices have fourteen interrupts. which may be obtained from your local Microchip Sales Representative or Government Polytechnic.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Microcontroller PIC 16F877A PIC16F873A/876A devices are available only in 28-pin packages. The pinouts for these device families are listed in Table 1-2 and Table 1-3. Block diagrams of the PIC16F873A/876A and PIC16F874A/877A devices are provided in Figure 1-1 and Figure 1-2. while the 40/44-pin devices have eight • The Parallel Slave Port is implemented only on the 40/44-pin devices The available features are summarized in Table 1-1. Additional information may be found in the PICmicro Mid-Range Reference Manual (DS33023).

Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller downloaded from the Microchip web site. PWM modules .Capture is 16-bit. prescaler and postscaler • Two Capture. can be incremented during Sleep via external crystal/clock • Timer2: 8-bit timer/counter with 8-bit period register.PWM max. max.Compare is 16-bit. The Reference Manual should be considered a complementary document to this data sheet and is highly recommended reading for a better understanding of the device architecture and operation of the peripheral modules.5 ns . Peripheral Features: • • Timer0: 8-bit timer/counter with 8-bit prescaler Timer1: 16-bit timer/counter with prescaler. max. Compare. resolution is 12. resolution is 200 ns . Amravati 8 . resolution is 10-bit Government Polytechnic.

Amravati 9 .Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller • Synchronous Serial Port (SSP) with SPI™ (Master mode) and I C™(Master/Slave) • Universal Synchronous Asynchronous Receiver Transmitter (USART/SCI) with 9-bit address detection • Parallel Slave Port (PSP) – 8 bits wide with external RD. WR and CS controls (40/44-pin only) • Brown-out detection circuitry for Brown-out Reset (BOR) Government Polytechnic.

Amravati 10 .Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Block Diagram Government Polytechnic.

Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Pin Diagram Government Polytechnic. Amravati 11 .

The built-in word address register is incremented automatically after each written or read data byte.0 V to 6. Amravati 12 .0 V • 240 × 8-bit low-voltage RAM • Data retention voltage: 1. The built-in 32. The next 8 bytes may be programmed as alarm registers or used as free RAM space.0 V to 6 V Government Polytechnic. allowing the connection of two devices to the bus without additional hardware.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller RTC PCF 8583 GENERAL DESCRIPTION The PCF8583 is a clock/calendar circuit based on a 2048-bit static CMOS RAM organized as 256 words by 8 bits. The remaining 240 bytes are free RAM locations.768 kHz oscillator circuit and the first 8 bytes of the RAM are used for the clock/calendar and counter functions. Address pin A0 is used for programming the hardware address. Addresses and data are transferred serially via the two-line bidirectional I2C-bus. FEATURES • I2C-bus interface operating supply voltage: 2.5 V to 6 V • Clock operating supply voltage (0 to +70 °C): 1.

Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller • Operating current (at fSCL = 0 Hz): max. timer and interrupt function • Slave address: – READ: A1 or A3 – WRITE: A0 or A2.768 kHz or 50 Hz time base • Serial input/output bus (I2C) • Automatic word address incrementing • Programmable alarm. Amravati 13 . Government Polytechnic. 50 µA • Clock function with four year calendar • Universal timer with alarm and overflow indication • 24 or 12 hour format • 32.

768 kHz oscillator circuit. Amravati 14 . an on-chip 32. The first 16 bytes of the RAM (memory addresses 00 Government Polytechnic. a frequency divider.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Block Diagram FUNCTIONAL DESCRIPTION The PCF8583 contains a 256 by 8-bit RAM with an 8-bit autoincrement address register. a serial two-line bidirectional I2C-bus interface and a power-on reset circuit.

When a counter is written. The event counter stores up to 6 digits of data. other counters are not affected.768 kHz clock mode. Therefore. date. The timer register stores up to 99 days.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller to 0F) are designed as addressable 8-bit parallel special function registers. Government Polytechnic. a 32. faulty reading of the count during a carry condition is prevented. month (four year calendar) and weekday are stored in a BCD format. hours. When one of the counters is read (memory locations 01 to 07). the contents of all counters are strobed into capture latches at the beginning of a read cycle. In the clock modes the hundredths of a second. The memory addresses 08 to 0F may be programmed as alarm registers or used as free RAM locations. Amravati 15 . minutes. seconds. a 50 Hz clock mode or an event-counter mode can be selected. The memory addresses 01 to 07 are used as counters for the clock function. The event counter mode is used to count pulses applied to the oscillator input (OSCO left open-circuit). when the alarm is disabled. Counter function modes When the control/status register is programmed. The first register (memory address 00) is used as a control/status register.

Whenever an alarm event occurs the alarm flag of the control/status register is set. Days are counted when an alarm is not programmed. The open drain interrupt output is switched on (active LOW) when the alarm or timer flag is set (enabled). Control/status register The control/status register is defined as the memory location 00 with free access for reading and writing via the I2C-bus. By setting the alarm control register a dated alarm. A timer alarm event will set the alarm flag and an overflow condition of the timer will set the timer flag. hours or days. a daily alarm. In the clock modes. Amravati 16 . The flags remain set until directly reset by a write operation. When the alarm is disabled (Bit 2 of control/status register = 0) the alarm registers at addresses 08 to 0F may be used as free RAM.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Alarm function modes By setting the alarm enable bit of the control/status register the alarm control register (address 08) is activated. seconds. Government Polytechnic. All functions and options are controlled by the contents of the control/status register. minutes. a weekday alarm or a timer alarm may be programmed. the timer register (address 07) may be programmed to count hundredths of a second.

Amravati 17 .Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Pinning Government Polytechnic.

Government Polytechnic.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Voltage Regulator 7805 General Description The LM7805 series of three terminal regulators is available with several fixed output voltages making them useful in a wide range of applications One of these is local on card regulation eliminating the distribution problems associated with single point regulation The voltages available allow these regulators to be used in logic systems instrumentation HiFi and other solid state electronic equipment Although designed primarily as fixed voltage regulators these devices can be used with external components to obtain adjustable voltages and currents. Amravati 18 . The LM7805 series is available in an aluminum TO-3 package which will allow over 10A load current if adequate heat sinking is provided Current limiting is included to limit the peak output current to a safe value Safe area protection for the output transistor is provided to limit internal power dissipation If internal power dissipation becomes too high for the heat sinking provided the thermal shutdown circuit takes over preventing the IC from overheating.

Features  Output current in excess of 1A  Internal thermal overload protection  No external components required  Output transistor safe area protection  Internal short circuit current limit  Available in the aluminum TO-3 package Government Polytechnic. 12V and 15V the LM117 series provides an output voltage range from 12V-57V.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Considerable effort was expanded to make the LM7805 series of regulators easy to use and mininize the number of external components It is not necessary to bypass the output although this does improve transient response Input bypassing is needed only if the regulator is located far from the filter capacitor of the power supply For output voltage other than 5V. Amravati 19 .

This changing magnetic field induces a changing voltage in the second circuit (the secondary).Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Transformer 09. electric charge will flow in the secondary winding of the transformer and transfer energy from the primary circuit to the load. a transformer thus allows an alternating voltage to be stepped up — by making NS more than NP — or stepped down. If a load is connected to the secondary circuit. In an ideal transformer. Amravati 20 . the induced voltage in the secondary winding (VS) is a fraction of the primary voltage (VP) and is given by the ratio of the number of secondary turns to the number of primary turns: By appropriate selection of the numbers of turns. 750mA A transformer is a device that transfers electrical energy from one circuit to another through inductively coupled electrical conductors. A changing current in the first circuit (the primary) creates a changing magnetic field. Government Polytechnic. by making it less. This effect is called mutual induction.

2K. Resistors 2. All operate with the same basic principles. 1K A resistor is a two-terminal electronic component designed to oppose an electric current by producing a voltage drop between its terminals in proportion to the current. The primary characteristics of resistors are their resistance and the power they can dissipate. transformers are still found in nearly all electronic devices designed for household ("mains") voltage. Amravati 21 . Transformers are essential for high voltage power transmission. although the range of designs is wide. Other characteristics include temperature Government Polytechnic. The resistance R is equal to the voltage drop V across the resistor divided by the current I through the resistor. which makes long distance transmission economically practical. that is.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Transformers come in a range of sizes from a thumbnail-sized coupling transformer hidden inside a stage microphone to huge units weighing hundreds of tons used to interconnect portions of national power grids. While new technologies have eliminated the need for transformers in some electronic circuits. in accordance with Ohm's law: V = IR.

whether external or due to dissipation. adjustable by changing the position of a tapping on the resistive element. so they can be used for temperature or current sensing. are also used. and resistors with a movable tap ("potentiometers"). Variable resistors. metal oxide varistors drop to a very low resistance when a high voltage is applied. the resistance of a strain gauge varies with mechanical load. Amravati 22 . making them suitable for over-voltage protection. noise. There are special types of resistor whose resistance varies with various quantities. and they can be integrated into hybrid and printed circuits. resistors must be physically large enough not to overheat when dissipating their power. and various compounds and films. the resistance of a Quantum Tunnelling Composite can vary by a factor of 1012 with mechanical pressure applied. either adjustable by the user of equipment or contained within. Resistors are used as part of electrical networks and electronic circuits. the resistance of photoresistors varies with illumination. and articles. Practical resistors can be made of resistive wire. and so on. and position of leads are relevant to equipment designers.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller coefficient. Government Polytechnic. of their own: the resistance of thermistors varies greatly with temperature. and inductance. Size. most of which have names.

the transistor provides amplification of a signal. A voltage or current applied to one pair of the transistor's terminals changes the current flowing through another pair of terminals. Because the controlled (output) power can be much larger than the controlling (input) power. Some transistors are packaged individually but most are found in integrated circuits. A transistor is made of a solid piece of a semiconductor material. with at least three terminals for connection to an external circuit. telephone. Amravati 23 . and is used in radio. The transistor is the fundamental building block of modern electronic devices. computer and other electronic systems. a transistor is a semiconductor device commonly used to amplify or switch electronic signals. Government Polytechnic.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Transistor BC 547 In electronics.

A transistor can control its output in proportion to the input signal. The two types of transistors have slight differences in how they are used in a circuit. this is called an "amplifier". A small current at base terminal can control or switch a much Government Polytechnic. the transistor can be used to turn current on or off in a circuit like an electrically controlled "switch". Or. This property is called "gain".Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller How transistor works? The essential usefulness of a transistor comes from its ability to use a small signal applied between one pair of its terminals to control a much larger signal at another pair of terminals. where the amount of current is determined by other circuit elements. collector and emitter. Amravati 24 . A bipolar transistor has terminals labelled base.

The size of this voltage depends on the material the transistor is made from. Capacitors are manufactured as electronic components for use in electrical circuits. an electric field occurs in the dielectric. a voltage drop develops between base and emitter while the base current exists. to resonate with a signal. The image to the right represents a typical bipolar transistor in a circuit. and drain. Amravati 25 . Since internally the base and emitter connections behave like a semiconductor diode. When a voltage potential difference occurs between the conductors. 25v A capacitor or condenser is a passive electronic component consisting of a pair of conductors separated by a dielectric. source. For a field-effect transistor. Capacitor 1000mf.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller larger current between collector and emitter terminals. but any two conductors linked by an electric field also Government Polytechnic. Charge will flow between emitter and collector terminals depending on the current in the base. This field can be used to store energy. the terminals are labelled gate. and a voltage at the gate can control a current between source and drain. and is referred to as Vbe. or to link electrical and mechanical forces.

flat. This is defined as the ratio of the amount of electric charge in each conductor to the potential difference between them. capacitance. narrowly separated conductors. and many other important aspects. power dissipation and operating frequency in a digital logic circuit. and the dielectric has an electric field strength limit resulting in a breakdown voltage. The capacitor has become ubiquitous within electronic and electrical systems. The properties of capacitors in a circuit may determine the resonant frequency and quality factor of a resonant circuit. The effect is greatest between wide. Government Polytechnic. In practice. or farads. The conductors add an additional series resistance (specifically called equivalent series resistance). Higher capacitance indicates that more charge may be stored at a given voltage. The unit of capacitance is thus coulombs per volt. parallel. An ideal capacitor is characterized by a single constant value.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller display the fundamental property of capacitance. energy capacity in a highpower system. Amravati 26 . the dielectric between the plates passes a small amount of leakage current.

with no net electric charge and no influence from an external electric field. although this may also mean a vacuum or a semiconductor depletion region chemically identical to the conductors. The conductors thus contain equal and opposite charges on their facing surfaces. In this case. The capacitor is a reasonably general model for electric fields within electric circuits. An ideal capacitor is wholly characterized by a constant capacitance C. capacitance is defined in terms of incremental changes: Government Polytechnic.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Theory of operation A capacitor consists of two conductors separated by a non-conductive region. Amravati 27 . defined as the ratio of charge ±Q on each conductor to the voltage V between them: Sometimes charge buildup affects the mechanics of the capacitor. and the dielectric contains an electric field. A capacitor is assumed to be selfcontained and isolated. The non-conductive substance is called the dielectric medium. causing the capacitance to vary.

At root it means anything congealed by freezing. molecules. a capacitance of one farad means that one coulomb of charge on each conductor causes a voltage of one volt across the device. Crystals are often symmetrically intergrown to form crystal twins. but according to the ancient understanding of crystal. or "rock crystal". The scientific study of crystals and crystal formation is crystallography.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller In SI units. Most metals encountered in everyday life are polycrystals. Using this type of crystal is slightly different comparing Government Polytechnic. which had the same meaning. The word once referred particularly to quartz. The word crystal is derived from the ancient Greek word (krustallos). such as ice. Crystal 32.876 A crystal or crystalline solid is a solid material whose constituent atoms. Amravati 28 . For cost reason using an overtone crystal is 5 to 6 times cheaper than a fundamental one. or ions are arranged in an orderly repeating pattern extending in all three spatial dimensions.

Amravati 29 . The frequency of an overtone crystal is adjusted on the fundamental one and this one must be trapped by a LC pass–band filter. Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) 16 x 2 A liquid crystal display (LCD) is an electronically-modulated optical device shaped into a thin.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller to a fundamental one . flat panel made up of any number of color or monochrome pixels filled with liquid crystals and arrayed in front of a light Government Polytechnic. The typical schematic is shown below.

A comprehensive classification of the various types and electro-optical modes of LCDs is provided in the article LCD classification. • In corporation of a refreshing controller into the LCD. parallel ASCII data bus necessary features such as character generation Display RAM addressing. graphics. symbols and some limited graphics. and Handshake are call included user programmable fonts are supported summary Government Polytechnic. Which are limited to numbers and a few characters. It is often utilized in battery-powered electronic devices because it uses very small amounts of electric power. This is in contrast to LEDs. characters. • Ease of programming for characters and graphics. In contrast the LED must be refreshed by the CPU to keep displaying the data. thereby relieving the CPU of the task of refreshing LCD. display characters. In recent years LCD is finding wide spread use replacing 7 segment LEDs or other multisegment LEDs. cursor scrolling Blanking. Interface is achieved via a bidirectional. numbers. LCD better known as alpha-numeric modules. • The ability to display numbers.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller source (backlight) or reflector. This is due to following reasons: • The declining process of LCDs. Amravati 30 .

Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Pin no 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 Symbol Vss Vcc Vo RS Riw E Dbo Db1 Db2 Db3 Db4 Db5 Db6 Db7 VLED VLSS Description Ground potential Power supply for logic LCD (+) Constant adjustment Resistor select pin Read write Enable pin Code I/O data LSB Code I/O data 2nd bit Code I/O data 3rd bit Code I/O data 4th bit Code I/O data 5th bit Code I/O data 6th bit Code I/O data 7th bit Code I/O data MSB Power supply for LED backlight VLED –5V. Amravati 31 . VLSS –0V Interfacing of LCD Government Polytechnic.

and introduced as a practical electronic component in 1962. smaller size and faster switching. This effect is called electrolumine scence and the color of the light is determined by the energy gap of the semiconductor. Government Polytechnic. with very high brightness. LEDs present many advantages over traditional light sources including lower energy consumption. electrons are able to recombine with holes and energy is released in the form of light. The LED is usually small in area (less than 1 mm2) with integrated optical components to shape its radiation pattern and assist in reflection. The LED was discovered in the early 20th century. improved robustness. Amravati 32 . they are relatively expensive and require more precise current and heat management than traditional light sources. All early devices emitted low-intensity red light. longer lifetime. However. ultraviolet and infra red wavelengths. When the diode is forward biased (switched on). but modern LEDs are available across the visible.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller LED A light-emitting diode (LED) is an electronic light source. LEDs are based on the semiconductor diode.

while their high switching rates are useful in communications technology. The compact size of LEDs has allowed new text and video displays and sensors to be developed. Amravati 33 . They are used as low-energy replacements for traditional light sources in well-established applications such as indicators and automotive lighting. Government Polytechnic.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Applications of LEDs are diverse.

For instance. estimated at 80% of world production. and most blue devices have clear housings. purple plastic is often used for infrared LEDs. fifth from the left) is the most common. There are also LEDs in SMT packages. such as those found on blinkies and on cell phone keypads. but not always. Amravati 34 .[citation needed] The color of the plastic lens is often the same as the actual color of light emitted. Government Polytechnic.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller Construction of LED Types of LEDs LEDs are produced in an array of shapes and sizes. The 5 mm cylindrical package (red.

5K LCD_14 LCD_13 LCD_12 LCD_11 E J5 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 VCC 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 CON10 J4 CON8 VCC RS CONT R5 15E J6 2 12 11 10 11 32 VCC + C2 VCC 1.5K 2 2 D3 D4 LED LED J2 PC_RXD PC_TXD 1 2 3 CON3 10 RA0/AN0 RA1/AN1 RA2/AN2/VREFRA3/AN3/VREF+ RA4/TOCK1 RA5/AN4/SS RE0/AN5/RD RE1/AN6/WR RE2/AN7/CS 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 CON12 1 2 3 J7 T1OS0/T1CK1/RC0 T1OS1/CCP2/RC1 CCP1/RC2 SCK/SCL/RC3 SDL/SDA/RC4 SD0/RC5 TX/CK/RC6 RX/DT/RC7 TXD RXD CONT VCC CON3 INT/RB0 VCC 2 R6 2 10K PC_RXD 1 R9 10K 2 D5 1N4148 C6 VCC 2 R7 100uF R10 10K 10K 1 10K 1 1 2 2 R8 Q1 BC547 RXD 1 12 31 1 TXD C3 33pF 1 4MHz 13 X1 2 C4 33pF 14 OSC2/CLKOUT GND GND OSC1/CLKIN PGM/RB3 PGCLK/RB6 PGDA/RB7 RB1 RB2 RB4 RB5 Q2 BC557 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 PC_TXD Government Polytechnic.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller CIRCUIT DIAGRAM & WORKING VCC U1 LM7805C/TO220 +12vu R1 4.7k 1 + C1 470uF/16V D2 LED 2 1 IN GND OUT 3 +12vu 2 D1 + BRIDGE 3 1 J1 1 2 3 4 CON4 4 So1 2 VCC 1 R2 100E 2 So1 VCC TEMP 1 2 3 CON3 1uF J3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 CON12 PIC16F877 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 U2 So1 VCC +VE MCLR_ +VE 1 2 RRST 1k 1 1 PSP0/RD0 PSP1/RD1 PSP2/RD2 PSP3/RD3 PSP4/RD4 PSP5/RD5 PSP6/RD6 PSP7/RD7 19 20 21 22 27 28 29 30 15 16 17 18 23 24 25 26 LCD_11 LCD_12 LCD_13 LCD_14 E R3 RS 1 1 R4 1. Amravati 35 .

send the control word to the RTC bit by bit serially. min. Hrs. When we schedule the alarm register. day. This interruption is read by the microcontroller and according to process schedule the bell is ring. it equals with the main register and if it equals the interrupt is generated. Interfacing of microcontroller chip with this RTC is done by IIC protocols. The start and stop conditions of PCF 8583 is shown below For the initialization of RTC. Government Polytechnic. year. month). And then scheduling register is used for schedule. In this RTC there are several registers (eg. Amravati 36 . In start we edit the actual time in the RTC register. In this protocol there are only two lines connected to the microcontroller ie SCL (Serial Clock) and SDA (Serial Data). The alarm register is same as this register.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller WORKING The main working of the project is based on real time clock ie PCF 8583. sec.

to interface to the LCD the first command of ‘CLEAR DISPLAY’ should be sent by microcotroller for clearing the display. Forth is for RS bit. Next command should be sent for location selection in which we can display the data to that location. The second command is cursor movement ie left to right/right to left according the our application. Pin 7-14 is used for data/command bus. Fifth is for read/write bar. This LCD have 16 pins. Sixth pin is used for enabling data/command. But the microcontroller works on hex and LCD works on ASCII so giving data should be in hex to ASCII conversion form. second is for Vcc. so we have connected fifth pin directly to ground. 15 and 16 pin is used for back LED. If RS bit is in high condition then LCD treat as data and if RS bit is low LCD treat it as a command byte. Particular subroutine is called according to the pin which goes low. scheduling and actual time displaying. Third is used for contrast control. Amravati 37 . Firstly. Keyboard is used for editing the time which is directly connected with microcontroller port pins. Government Polytechnic. First pin is used for ground.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller LCD 16x2 is used for editing time.

When pin of microntroller gets low. For this we have used step down transformer but output of the transformer is AC so we use bridge for DC source and capacitor for filter. Amravati 38 . Relay requires 12v. The power supply of the whole circuit is 5v and 12v for relay. When the microcontroller pin gets high the relay becomes ONN and bell starts ringing.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller For ONN/OFF the AC bell. the relay is used. Government Polytechnic. microcontroller. 7805 is used for 5v regulator. PCF 8583 requires 5v which is supplied by voltage regulator 7805. the relay becomes OFF to stop the bell. LCD. The driving capability of the microcontroller and voltages is less than 12v relay so we use the transistor for the driving of relay.

Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller PCB DESIGN INTRODUCTION Printed circuit board is a piece of art. the general method that should be carried out is as follows. To make the PCB with professional touch. For preparing the PCB layout. Also the track of the PCB. We can not use readymade PCB for our project. The PCB design of the circuit operation should be very precise to work it properly. Amravati 39 . The performance of an electronic circuit depends upon the layout and design of PCB. The trackside of the PCB is shown in figure. Making such precise PCB is easy. Government Polytechnic. The soldered point should be small enough so that any stray between these points should not exist. we used the PCB layout manufacturing by the Vega company with a help of computerized equipment. Also high package density of components can produce stray which should be avoided by proper circuit designing and components should be spread in such a way that two-component produce minimum stray. soldering points and components mounting should be very correct and that will be of great help to success the project.

LAYOUT SCALE: Depending upon the accuracy required artwork produced should be at 1:1 or 2:1 scale. LAYOUT SKETCH: The end produced of the layout design is the pencil sketched component and conductor driving. before one can proceed further for the artwork preparation. • Minimum spacing between the conduction lines that must produced. which is called layout sketch. The layout is best prepared on the same scale as artwork. Amravati 40 . IC transistor pads. Accordingly the size of the artwork will be equal to four times or sixteen times of that actual PCB.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller LAYOUT PLANNING: The layout of the PCB has to incorporate all information on the board. This planning procedure depends on many factors. components holes and interconnection line (patterns) the layout should also include the information on. Besides the components outlines. • Diameter of component hole. It contains all relevant information for preparation of artwork. Government Polytechnic.

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 Using red and blue transparent tapes. It is necessary to use molten metal known as solder. SOLDERING: Soldering is a process used for jointing metal parts.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller ARTWORK: Preparation of artwork is considered as first step in preparation of PCB. Basic methods of preparing artwork are:  Ink the drawing.  Mass soldering. Government Polytechnic. Following steps are included while designing the artwork. The artwork is then converted to photonegative of proper size. A polyester foil and tracing paper may be used. Amravati 42 . SOLDERING AND SOLDERING TECHNIQUE There are basically two types of soldering techniques:  Manual soldering with iron.  Using block tapes and sticking patterns.

Take a PCB terminated sheet and cut the of required size of PCB by using hacksaw place the glass epoxy plate sheet on a table. Since the tracing paper is transparent you can now reproduce carbon print over the PCB. Government Polytechnic. grease and oxide wish a sand paper. wetting of this surface with molten solder and cooling time for solidification is important. After tracing the PCB layout now paint the tracks wish the help of oil paint and brush. After the paint on a copper side has dried. excess paint should be scratched off wish of a blade. check the drawing carefully. keeping the glass epoxy side on rub away the dirt.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller During soldering. relative positioning of the surfaces to be joined. The various types of soldering are  Mass soldering:  Dip soldering:  Wave soldering: PRINTING OF PCB The drawing so prepared has to imposed over the glass epoxy. Now keep carban paper of the same size on PCB taking glass epoxy surface on the top carban paper. Amravati 43 . keep plate in open to dry.

In this process. After the etching process drilling is done for mounting the components. the leads of components are joined/ soldered with the copper tracks of PCB. Reaction . Immerse/dip the PCB in this solution keep the PCB in this solution for about 40-50 min. After washing PCB. take water and mix a few tea spoons of ferric chloride powder and few drop of HCL. Now the plate is what we call it as printed circuit board. Amravati 44 . DRILLING. For this tussible Government Polytechnic.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller ETCHING OF PCB In a tray. Now the next process is soldering. MOUNTING AND SOLDERING.2FeC13+2Cu=2CuC12+Fe2Cl Observe the changing color of copper surface. Take out the PCB from the solution only when the unmarked portion of copper is completely dissolved in this solution wash the PCB wish water. Before inserting the leads of the components are placed on the irrespective position (according to the circuit Diagram) this process is called as component mounting. Drill the board by using hand drill or machine drill. remove the paint with a soft piece of cloth or cotton.

Amravati 45 .Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller alloy metal which is known as 'SOLDERING WIRE1 is required soft solder has 37% of lead and 63 % of zinc and is used because of its excellent drying action. Flux is used as an inorganic solvent. Its melting point is very low. It gives mechanically strong point for soldering the components. Government Polytechnic. soldering gun is used.

This project is much suitable college. Hence the initial cost of setting up the circuit is minimal. institutions etc. Time editable facility is available. 3) 4) 5) 6) Compact in size so takes less space. Government Polytechnic. Amravati 46 . schools.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller ADVANTAGES 1) 2) Automatic scheduling of college bell is possible The components used for the assembling of this circuit are very cheap and are easily available in the market. Easy to install.

The main disadvantage of this is one person is to be keep alert for this. To overcome from this. At the same time during that time he could not be engage in another task. Government Polytechnic. we have decided to prepare the circuit which will be operated automatically and the ringing of bell will start by its own time. We can say that it will be much useful for colleges or schools or other educational institutions. The time input can be edited as per requirements.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller CONCLUSION Present day manual operation for ringing the bell in colleges or schools are carried out. This circuit is simple to prepare and easy to install. Amravati 47 .

sciencetoday. V. Mehta & Rohit Mehta “Principle of Electronics” Websites:  “Intel’s MCS 51 Data Book ”. Government  www. Joan  www. Peatman.Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller REFERENCES Books: 1. “Design with Microcontroller”. Intel  www. 3. Amravati 48 .com  www. K. Mc Graw Hill.datasheet4u.crutchfield.

............35 WORKING........................................46 CONCLUSION..................47 REFERENCES....................................................................................... 4..............................49 Government Polytechnic.........................................................................Scheduling of College Bell using Microcontroller CONTENTS 1................36 ADVANTAGES.......................................... 10....................................................................... 3...3 COMPONENT LIST & DESCRIPTION ...48 CONTENTS............................................................. 5.......................................... Amravati 49 ......1 INTRODUCTION.................................................................... ABSTRACT..................... 6...................................... 8............................................ 9........................................2 LITERATURE REVIEW.......................................6 Circuit Diagram & WORKING............................................................................................................................ 7....................................................... 2............................................................................................................................

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