For Power-Efficient Wireless Sensing, Start with Analog Processing

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-36150
Published March 01, 2020 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
  • English

It seems like new applications for wireless sensors are appearing nearly every day. Two of the biggest growth areas are wake-word-driven systems like Alexa or Google and remote vibration monitoring of industrial machinery. Vibration monitoring provides useful information about the machinery, either in real time — condition monitoring; or to predict defects 60 or 90 days in advance — predictive maintenance.