• 3D-printed 96 GHz bull’s-eye antenna with off-axis beaming 

      Beaskoetxea Gartzia, Unai; Maci, Stefano; Navarro Cía, Miguel; Beruete Díaz, Miguel (IEEE, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Reducing the profile, footprint and weight of antennas embarked on aircrafts, drones or satellites has been a long pursued objective. Here we tackle this issue by developing a millimeter-wave 96 GHz elliptical Bull’s-Eye ...
    • Cyclic coding for Brillouin optical time-domain analyzers using probe dithering 

      Iribas Pardo, Haritz; Loayssa Lara, Alayn; Sauser, Florian; Llera, Miguel; Le Floch, Sébastien (Optical Society of America, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We study the performance limits of mono-color cyclic coding applied to Brillouin optical time-domain analysis (BOTDA) sensors that use probe wave dithering. BOTDA analyzers with dithering of the probe use a dual-probe-sideband ...
    • Response of complementary split ring resonators in composite stratified substrate integrated waveguide 

      Pérez Escudero, José Manuel; Jarauta Ayensa, Eduardo; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier; Beruete Díaz, Miguel (American Institute of Physics, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua
      In this work, the behavior of a Complementary Split Ring Resonator (CSRR) operating within the quasi-static resonance regime and embedded in a composite stratified Substrate Integrated Waveguide (SIW) with two different ...
    • Nonbianisotropic complementary split ring resonators as angular selective metasurfaces 

      Rodríguez Ulibarri, Pablo; Beruete Díaz, Miguel (2017)   Artículo / Artikulua
      In this work, a metasurface with unconventional angular performance and composed by a nonbianisotropic complementary split ring resonator (NB-CSRR) is analyzed numerically and experimentally. A numerical study comparing ...
    • High aperture efficiency wide corrugations bull’s-eye antenna working at 60 GHz 

      Beaskoetxea Gartzia, Unai; Beruete Díaz, Miguel (IEEE, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua
      A full metallic Bull’s-Eye (BE) antenna operating at 60 GHz is numerically and experimentally analyzed. The antenna presents wide grooves, rather than narrow ones, which support higher order resonances that lead to a large ...
    • Metasurface-based ultrathin carpet cloaks for millimeter waves 

      Orazbayev, Bakhtiyar; Mohammadi Estakhri, Nasim; Alù, Andrea; Beruete Díaz, Miguel (2017)   Artículo / Artikulua
      A metasurface carpet cloak for millimetre-wave range with polarization independent performance is experimentally demonstrated. It is shown that the cloak is able to mimic the ground plane by fully restoring the amplitude ...
    • Accurate circuit modeling of fishnet structures for negative-index-medium applications 

      Torres Landívar, Víctor; Mesa, Francisco; Navarro Cía, Miguel; Rodríguez Berral, Raúl; Beruete Díaz, Miguel; Medina, Francisco (IEEE, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Metallic plates with a two-dimensional (2D) periodic distribution of sub-wavelength apertures are known to exhibit extraordinary transmission of electromagnetic waves. Stacking two or more of such plates gives place to the ...
    • Doubling the propagation distance of surface plasmon polaritons 

      Pacheco Peña, Víctor; Minin, Igor V.; Minin, Oleg V.; Beruete Díaz, Miguel (SPIE, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      A novel passive repeater, based on a chain of 3D dielectric particles, has been proposed and numerically simulated.
    • Broadband frequency and angular response of a sinusoidal bull’s eye antenna 

      Beaskoetxea Gartzia, Unai; Navarro Cía, Miguel; Beruete Díaz, Miguel (IOP Publishing, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      A thorough experimental study of the frequency and beaming angle response of a metallic leaky-wave bull’s eye antenna working at 77 GHz with a sinusoidally corrugated profile is presented. The beam scanning property of ...
    • Producing and exploiting simultaneously the forward and backward coupling in EBG-assisted microstrip coupled lines 

      Percaz Ciriza, Jon Mikel; Chudzik, Magdalena; Arnedo Gil, Israel; Arregui Padilla, Iván; Teberio Berdún, Fernando; Gómez Laso, Miguel Ángel; Lopetegui Beregaña, José María (IEEE, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      In this paper, a methodology is proposed for the design of EBG-assisted coupled line structures in microstrip technology, controlling independently the forward and backward coupling. It is based on the use of a ...
    • Chirping techniques to maximize the power-handling capability of harmonic waveguide low-pass filters 

      Teberio Berdún, Fernando; Arregui Padilla, Iván; Gómez Torrent, Adrián; Arnedo Gil, Israel; Chudzik, Magdalena; Zedler, Michael; Goertz, Franz-Josef; Jost, Rolf; Lopetegui Beregaña, José María; Gómez Laso, Miguel Ángel (IEEE, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      A novel chirping technique is applied to the design of very high-power waveguide harmonic low-pass filters. The technique could be used, for instance, to avoid multipactor testing in multicarrier systems such as the ...
    • Increasing surface plasmons propagation via photonic nanojets with periodically spaced 3D dielectric cuboids 

      Pacheco Peña, Víctor; Minin, Igor V.; Minin, Oleg V.; Beruete Díaz, Miguel (MDPI, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      A structure based on periodically arranged 3D dielectric cuboids connected by photonic nanojets (PNJs) is proposed with the aim of increasing the propagation distance of surface plasmon polaritons (SPPs) at the telecom ...
    • Description of bow-tie nanoantennas excited by localized emitters using conformal transformation 

      Pacheco Peña, Víctor; Beruete Díaz, Miguel; Fernández Domínguez, Antonio I.; Luo, Yu; Navarro Cía, Miguel (American Chemical Society, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      The unprecedented advance experienced by nano- fabrication techniques and plasmonics research over the past few years has made possible the realization of nanophotonic systems entering into the so-called strong coupling ...
    • Wide angle terahertz sensing with a cross-dipole frequency selective surface 

      Rodríguez Ulibarri, Pablo; Kuznetsov, Sergei A.; Beruete Díaz, Miguel (AIP Publishing, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      In this work, a terahertz sensor based on a cross dipole frequency selective surface is analyzed and experimentally tested. The sensing structure is optimized for operation at the fundamental band- stop resonance near ...
    • Tunable beam steering enabled by graphene metamaterials 

      Orazbayev, Bakhtiyar; Beruete Díaz, Miguel; Khromova, Irina (Optical Society of America, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We demonstrate tunable mid-infrared (MIR) beam steering devices based on multilayer graphene-dielectric metamaterials. The effective refractive index of such metamaterials can be manipulated by changing the chemical potential ...
    • Epsilon-near-zero metalenses operating in the visible 

      Pacheco Peña, Víctor; Navarro Cía, Miguel; Beruete Díaz, Miguel (Elsevier, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Several converging lenses working in the permittivity near to zero (ENZ) regime at optical frequencies are designed using an array of metal-dielectric-metal plasmonic waveguides. These plasmonic waveguides show a dispersive ...
    • Indium tin oxide refractometer in the visible and near infrared via lossy mode and surface plasmon resonances with Kretschmann configuration 

      Torres Landívar, Víctor; Beruete Díaz, Miguel; Sánchez Zábal, Pedro; Villar Fernández, Ignacio del (AIP Publishing, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      An indium tin oxide (ITO) refractometer based on the generation of lossy mode resonances (LMRs) and surface plasmon resonances (SPRs) is presented. Both LMRs and SPRs are excited, in a single setup, under grazing angle ...
    • Gain dependence of the phase-shift spectra measured in coherent Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensors 

      Mariñelarena Ollacarizqueta, Jon; Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier; Loayssa Lara, Alayn (IEEE, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We report on the effects of large pump pulse powers on Brillouin optical time-domain analysis (BOTDA) sensors based on phase-modulated probe wave and coherent self-heterodyne detection. These sensors are particularly ...
    • Cost-effective Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensor using a single optical source and passive optical filtering 

      Iribas Pardo, Haritz; Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier; Mariñelarena Ollacarizqueta, Jon; Sagüés García, Mikel; Loayssa Lara, Alayn (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We present a simplified configuration for distributed Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensors that aims to reduce the cost of the sensor by reducing the number of components required for the generation of the two ...
    • Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensor with pump pulse amplification 

      Mompó Roselló, Juan José; Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier; Loayssa Lara, Alayn (Optical Society of America, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We demonstrate a simple technique to provide conventional Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensors with mitigation for pump pulse attenuation. The technique is based on operating the sensor in loss configuration so ...