Articles | Volume 11, issue 2
J. Sens. Sens. Syst., 11, 263–275, 2022
J. Sens. Sens. Syst., 11, 263–275, 2022
Regular research article
26 Aug 2022
Regular research article | 26 Aug 2022

Influence of the operation strategy on the energy consumption of an autonomous sensor node

Florian Schösser et al.

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Short summary
Digitalization is gaining momentum. Therefore sensory functions have to be integrated into rotating systems and harsh environments, requiring a reliable energy supply. To support product designers an estimation model for an autonomous sensor node is derived from basic electrical relations and simplified to make it usable for designers. Subsequently the model is used to define operation strategies influencing the energy consumption, which are tested in different ambient conditions.