The idea and development of the ultra-low power RFicient ® wake-up receiver
Cognitive Sensor Technologies / Smart Sensing and Electronics / 19.1.2018
The Internet of Things requires a lot of wireless receivers. How can we design them so that they save energy and don’t need much maintenance? Dr. Frank Oehler and Dr. Heinrich Milosiu have been dealing with this question since June 2007. Here is the development story of the RFicient® wireless receiver chip, which receives signals continuously, but consumes just one-thousandth of the electricity used by an LED.