Advanced Level     Skills: 8051, LCD, I2C, EEPROM, OptoCoupler, Keypad    
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Electronic Voting Machine with Managed Control Unit


Introduction:
EVM is capable of saving considerable printing stationery and transport of large volumes of electoral material. It is easy to transport, store, and maintain. It completely rules out the chance of invalid votes. Its use results in reduction of polling time, resulting in fewer problems in electoral preparations, law and order, candidates' expenditure, etc. and easy and accurate counting without any mischief at the counting centre. It is also eco friendly.

Our EVM consists mainly of two units - (a) Control Unit (CU) and (b) Ballot Unit (BU) with cable for connecting it with Control unit. Both the units consists of one microcontroller (8052) each. The CU consists of one LCD, one hex keypad and a couple of switches, while BU consists of a candidate panel, a votecast panel and a buzzer, etc.

This project is based on assembly language programming. The software platform used in this project are Keil uVision3 and SPIPGM37.

Important Information:
Please Read this carefully as explained to me by author

i forgot to mention one thing missing in report n coding as well.
actually, in main function of control unit program as soon as controller
enters in it check the value of variable named "status" that resides in
EEPROM. If status is 1 then voting start else no voting.

if the EEPROM is new or fresh, status will have some garbage value
or 0xFF. which can be a problem on first startup.

So a small program is written to clear that status byte.

After you finish making the hardware. You have to do the following things:

1. Load cufirst.hex file in your controller.
2. Run your circuit.
3. Wait for 2-3 seconds.
4. Load voting.hex which is the real control unit program.
5. Run it.

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What's New?
1. Schematic updated
2. Added proteus simulation if you want to try it before building it

Please use forum if you have any problem.
www.8051projects.net/forum.html

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Wed Jul 01 2015, 05:14 PM
ShubhamBansal1996
i am making a project of connecting 4 8051's using a can bus for which i am using mcp2515 and mcp2551.but before making it i want to ensure it works by simulating it on proteus though the two ic's mentioned above dont seem to have models in proteus so is there anyone who can help me with that
ExperimenterUK
Tue Jun 30 2015, 05:24 PM
@sachinmm The 8051 timer can't do 1 second. It can do 50ms so count 20 times
sachinmm
Sat Jun 27 2015, 05:01 AM
how calculate 1 second delay in 8051 by using timer and what value should be store in TH0 & TLO register??
sachinmm
Fri Jun 26 2015, 08:25 AM
hello sir plz tell me how to know the 74HC165 parallel in serial out ic is fauty or not?
Wed Jun 24 2015, 08:24 AM
ben mutuku
How can one use XOR gate to ensure the first output is '1' and the next is '0'?
ExperimenterUK
Wed Jun 17 2015, 01:37 AM
@baz..try adding a hash and a semi colon
Sun Jun 14 2015, 06:31 AM
baz
@ExperimenterUK no..i dont do that i just type message example.. Hello my name is baz and then i click send message,
ExperimenterUK
Sun Jun 14 2015, 01:55 AM
@baz..did you end your message with a hash and a semi colon
Sat Jun 13 2015, 06:48 PM
asif Jamadar
I want the program for v/f control technique of 3 phase induction motor
Sat Jun 13 2015, 07:06 AM
baz
@ExperimenterUK okay thank you...but now I already complete and my dot matrix already light up but when i send message from pc to my hardware project it doesnt show any message on my dot matrix..its only blinking when i click send message....I really dont know whats the problem...I had follow all the steps...schematic and use the coding that have been provided..is it because firstly i had wrong burn the coding in AT24C16?? Is that effect ????

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