Padang—Three students of Universitas Negeri Padang (UNP) Gheri Febri Ananda (Electrical Engineering Education 2016), Cici Wahyuni Engineering Education 2016 ) , Cici Wahyuni (Educational Science , 2017 ) , And Ellsa Sania (physics ,2019 ) accompanied by lecturers, Dr. H.Sukardi M.T , to create a tool that called " Trosama" based on image processing. The student's performance their Trosama at Rectorate of UNP, Prof. Hamka Street, Padang Air Tawar on Wednesday (June 26, 2019).
The student's creativity program (PKM) especially PKM Karsa Cipta (PKMKC) as the form of the prototype/functional as the preparation of UNP to face a national event which held annually by the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of Republic of Indonesia (Kemenristek RI). One of them is the National Science Week (PIMNAS) which in 2019 will take place in Bali, which completes the Student Creativity Program (PKM) to deliver students to the level of enlightenment of creativity and innovation based on mastery of science and technology.
“Alhamdulilah, in 2019 team of trosama for PKM-KC successfully passed the proposal selection stage. The Kemeristekdikti has funded their proposal, and we hope the students are able to perform are PIMNAS next August in Udayana Bali and make the parents proud and almamater of Universitas Negeri Padang”, said Gheri Febri Ananda.
Furthermore, he explained that trosama was a trolley based on image processing that will automatically follow the user. This trolley will follow a special pin/accessory orange mounted on the user's leg. This trolley is very useful to bring the children in the shopping area.
"Reported from hetanews. com, a 2-year-old baby is threatened with brain damage due to falling from a shopping trolley. Therefore, it is necessary to create this Trosama tool to minimize accidents in public places, Dr. H. Sukardi, M.T., and also witnessed by the Vice Rector 3, Prof. Ardipal.
Meanwhile, Cici Wahyuni explained the output of PKM-KC Trosama (Scientific Articles), Intellectual Property Rights (HKI), prototypes/functional products. For Scientific Articles, the PKM-KC TROSAMA team has submitted a scientific article entitled Design of An Automatic Follower Shopping Trolley Based on Image Processing in Teknomekanik international journals. Furthermore, they also have obtained IPR certificates for scientific articles that have been made. (Public Relations of UNP)