C4.2 - Energy efficient sensor nodes

Lars Binternagel
The phasing out of the traditional light bulb, starting in 2009, is very controversially discussed in engineering papers as well as on the consumer side. But this marks just one visible effect of many programs and research activities to reduce worldwide energy consumption by increasing the efficiency of electrical and electronic systems. The increase of efficiency is not only interesting for consumer goods with large volumes, but also for applications that are mobile and therefore...