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    • Aluminum doped zinc oxide (AZO) coated optical fiber LMR refractometers—An experimental demonstration 

      Ozcariz Celaya, Aritz Upna; Piña-Azamar, Dafne A.; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna; Dominguez, René; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This work presents the experimental demonstration of lossy mode resonance generation by means of aluminum doped zinc oxide thin-films. The use of such material may allow to optimize the performance of LMR-based sensors, ...
    • Antenna mutual coupling suppression over wideband using embedded periphery slot for antenna arrays 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; Shukla, Panchamkumar; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Khalily, Mohsen; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Limiti, Ernesto (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper presents a new approach to suppress interference between neighbouring radiating elements resulting from surface wave currents. The proposed technique will enable the realization of low-profile implementation of ...
    • Cloud tomography applied to sky images: a virtual testbed 

      Mejía, Felipe A.; Kurtz, Ben; Levis, Aviad; Parra Laita, Íñigo de la Upna; Kleissl, Jan (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Two tomographic techniques are applied to two simulated sets of sky images with different cloud fraction. The Algebraic Reconstruction Technique (ART) is applied to optical depth maps from sky images to reconstruct 3-D ...
    • Combined dynamic programming and region-elimination technique algorithm for optimal sizing and management of lithium-ion batteries for photovoltaic plants 

      Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto; Heck, Michael; Jantsch, Martin; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      The unpredictable nature of renewable energies is drawing attention to lithium-ion batteries. In order to make full utilization of these batteries, some research works are focused on the management of existing systems, ...
    • Compensation of nonlocal effects induced by the extinction ratio of pump pulses in Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensors 

      Mariñelarena Ollacarizqueta, Jon Upna; Iribas Pardo, Haritz Upna; Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier Upna; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna (Optical Society of America, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We demonstrate a technique to compensate the nonlocal effects that appear in Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensors when pump pulses with limited extinction ratio are deployed. These recently discovered nonlocal ...
    • Computation of traffic time series for large populations of IoT devices 

      Izal Azcárate, Mikel Upna; Morató Osés, Daniel Upna; Magaña Lizarrondo, Eduardo Upna; García-Jiménez, Santiago Upna (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      En este artículo se estudian las tecnicas para clasificar paquetes de tráfico de red en múltiples clases orientadas a la realización de series temporales de tráfico en escenarios de un elevado numero de clases como pueden ...
    • Connection of the SUMO microscopic traffic simulator and the unity 3D game engine to evaluate V2X communication-based systems 

      Olaverri Monreal, Cristina; Errea-Moreno Javier; Díaz-Álvarez, Alberto; Biurrun Quel, Carlos; Serrano Arriezu, Luis Javier Upna; Kuba, Markus (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In-vehicle applications that are based on Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X) communication technologies need to be evaluated under lab-controlled conditions before performing field tests. The need for a tailored platform to perform ...
    • Control of a photovoltaic array interfacing current-mode-controlled boost converter based on virtual impedance emulation 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni; Samanes Pascual, Javier; Barrios, Rípodas, Ernesto Upna; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Due to the nonlinear characteristics of a photovoltaic (PV) array, its regulation is highly dependent on the operating point. Focusing on a dc-dc boost converter, this paper first shows how the PV voltage and inductor ...
    • Design procedure for new compact waffle-iron ilters with transmission zeros 

      Teberio Berdún, Fernando Upna; Percaz Ciriza, Jon Mikel Upna; Arregui Padilla, Iván Upna; Martín Iglesias, Petronilo; Lopetegui Beregaña, José María Upna; Gómez Laso, Miguel Ángel Upna; Arnedo Gil, Israel Upna (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a novel waffle-iron filter with transmission zeros at multiple frequencies, along with its design procedure, is presented. The proposed filter features a high-power behavior and a wide rejected band in a ...
    • Diseño, desarrollo y evaluación preliminar de un novedoso monitor de signos vitales llevable para vacunos 

      Quispe Bonilla, Max David; Poma Gutiérrez, Adolfo; Serrano Arriezu, Luis Javier Upna; Led Ramos, Santiago Upna; Quispe, E. (Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos (Perú), 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      El monitoreo de los diferentes signos vitales en vacunos tiene importancia desde el punto de vista productivo, sanitario y de bienestar animal; sin embargo, existen pocos equipos que tengan el potencial de uso a nivel ...
    • Evaluation of the electromyography test for the analysis of the aerobic-anaerobic transition in elite cyclists during incremental exercise 

      Latasa Zudaire, Iban Alexander; Córdova Martínez, Alfredo; Quintana Ortí, Gregorio; Lavilla Oiz, Ana; Navallas Irujo, Javier Upna; Rodríguez Falces, Javier Upna (MDPI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      (1) Background: The aim of this study was to investigate the validity and reliability of surface electromyography (EMG) for automatic detection of the aerobic and anaerobic thresholds during an incremental continuous cycling ...
    • Exact inter-discharge interval distribution of motor unit firing patterns with gamma model 

      Navallas Irujo, Javier Upna; Porta Cuéllar, Sonia; Malanda Trigueros, Armando Upna (Springer, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Inter-discharge interval distribution modeling of the motor unit firing pattern plays an important role in electromyographic decomposition and the statistical analysis of firing patterns. When modeling firing patterns ...
    • Far-field and near-field physics of extraordinary THz transmitting hole-array antennas 

      Camacho, Miguel; Boix, Rafael R.; Kuznetsov, Sergei A.; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna; Navarro Cía, Miguel (IEEE, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Despite three decades of effort, predicting accurately extraordinary transmission through subwavelength hole arrays has proven challenging. The lack of quantitative design and modeling capability to take into account ...
    • Fluorescent sensors for the detection of heavy metal ions in aqueous media 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Due to the risks that water contamination implies for human health and environmental protection, monitoring the quality of water is a major concern of the present era. Therefore, in recent years several efforts have been ...
    • General synthesis of tapered matching sections for single mode operation using the coupled-mode theory 

      Percaz Ciriza, Jon Mikel Upna; Arnedo Gil, Israel Upna; Arregui Padilla, Iván Upna; Teberio Berdún, Fernando Upna; Martín Iglesias, Petronilo; Gómez Laso, Miguel Ángel Upna; Lopetegui Beregaña, José María Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
      In this paper, a novel and general method to synthetize microwave waveguide tapers intended for single mode operation is proposed. The technique is based on the use of an exact series solution of the inverse scattering ...
    • Grating lobes in higher-order correlation functions of arrays of quantum emitters: directional photon bunching versus correlated directions 

      Liberal Olleta, Íñigo Upna; Ederra Urzainqui, Íñigo Upna; Ziolkowski, Richard W. (MDPI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Recent advances in nanofabrication and optical manipulation techniques are making it possible to build arrays of quantum emitters with accurate control over the locations of their individual elements. In analogy with ...
    • Integration of autonomous wireless sensor networks in academic school gardens 

      López Iturri, Peio; Celaya Echarri, Mikel; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre; Aguirre Gallego, Erik; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, the combination of capabilities provided by Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) with parameter observation in a school garden is employed in order to provide an environment for school garden integration as a ...
    • Intelligent control of wind-assisted PHEVs smart charging station 

      Hassan, Syed Zulqadar; Kamal, Tariq; Riaz, Muhammad Hussnain; Shah, Syed Aamir Hussain; Ali, Hina Gohar; Riaz, Muhammad Tanveer; Sarmad, Muhammad; Zahoor, Amir; Khan, Muhammad Abbas; Pascual Miqueleiz, Julio María Upna (MDPI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Two technology opportunities, integration of renewable energy sources and the electrification of vehicles are being encouraged to reduce dependency on fossil fuels and pollution problems. Nevertheless, the huge increase ...
    • Interaction between closely packed array antenna elements using meta-surface for applications such as MIMO systems and synthetic aperture radars 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; Shukla, Panchamkumar; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Khalily, Mohsen; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Limiti, Ernesto (Wiley, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The paper presents a technique to enhance the isolation between adjacent radiating elements that is common in densely packed antenna arrays. Such antennas provide frequency beam-scanning capability needed in multiple-input ...
    • Labyrinth metasurface absorber for ultra-high-sensitivity terahertz thin film sensing 

      Jáuregui López, Irati; Rodríguez Ulibarri, Pablo Upna; Urrutia Azcona, Aitor Upna; Kuznetsov, Sergei A.; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna (Wiley, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, a labyrinth metasurface sensor operating at the low‐frequency edge of the THz band is presented. Its intricate shape leads to a high electric field confinement on the surface of the structure, resulting in ...