BMP 180 PRESSURE BAROMETER

BMP180

#include <SFE_BMP180.h>
#include <Wire.h>

// You will need to create an SFE_BMP180 object, here called “pressure”:

SFE_BMP180 pressure;

#define ALTITUDE 1655.0 // Altitude of SparkFun’s HQ in Boulder, CO. in meters

void setup()
{
Serial.begin(9600);
Serial.println(“REBOOT”);

// Initialize the sensor (it is important to get calibration values stored on the device).

if (pressure.begin())
Serial.println(“BMP180 init success”);
else
{
// Oops, something went wrong, this is usually a connection problem,
// see the comments at the top of this sketch for the proper connections.

Serial.println(“BMP180 init fail\n\n”);
while(1); // Pause forever.
}
}

void loop()
{
char status;
double T,P,p0,a;
Serial.println();
Serial.print(“provided altitude: “);
Serial.print(ALTITUDE,0);
Serial.print(” meters, “);
Serial.print(ALTITUDE*3.28084,0);
Serial.println(” feet”);
status = pressure.startTemperature();
if (status != 0)
{
// Wait for the measurement to complete:
delay(status);
status = pressure.getTemperature(T);
if (status != 0)
{
// Print out the measurement:
Serial.print(“temperature: “);
Serial.print(T,2);
Serial.print(” deg C, “);
Serial.print((9.0/5.0)*T+32.0,2);
Serial.println(” deg F”);

status = pressure.startPressure(3);
if (status != 0)
{
// Wait for the measurement to complete:
delay(status);
status = pressure.getPressure(P,T);
if (status != 0)
{
// Print out the measurement:
Serial.print(“absolute pressure: “);
Serial.print(P,2);
Serial.print(” mb, “);
Serial.print(P*0.0295333727,2);
Serial.println(” inHg”);
p0 = pressure.sealevel(P,ALTITUDE); // we’re at 1655 meters (Boulder, CO)
Serial.print(“relative (sea-level) pressure: “);
Serial.print(p0,2);
Serial.print(” mb, “);
Serial.print(p0*0.0295333727,2);
Serial.println(” inHg”);
a = pressure.altitude(P,p0);
Serial.print(“computed altitude: “);
Serial.print(a,0);
Serial.print(” meters, “);
Serial.print(a*3.28084,0);
Serial.println(” feet”);
}
else Serial.println(“error retrieving pressure measurement\n”);
}
else Serial.println(“error starting pressure measurement\n”);
}
else Serial.println(“error retrieving temperature measurement\n”);
}
else Serial.println(“error starting temperature measurement\n”);

delay(5000); // Pause for 5 seconds.
}

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