Part 1 looks at different hardware architectures, including a multicore solution, as well as reconfigurable analog front ends.
Part 2 introduces energy saving techniques for wireless communication, and proposes a framework for energy-aware cross-layer radio management. It will be published Thursday, April 3.
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