• All-metallic ε-near-zero (ENZ) lens based on ultra-narrow hollow rectangular waveguides: experimental results 

      Orazbayev, Bakhtiyar Upna; Torres Landívar, Víctor Upna; Pacheco Peña, Víctor Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Teniente Vallinas, Jorge Upna; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna; Sorolla Ayza, Mario Upna; Navarro Cía, Miguel Upna; Engheta, Nader (IEEE, 2014)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Here we perform numerical and experimental investigation of plano-concave all-metallic ε-near-zero (ENZ) lens with operational frequency f = 144 GHz. The ENZ lens is achieved by stacking an array of narrow hollow rectangular ...
    • Análisis del comportamiento de esquemas de modulación adaptativos en LTE 

      Torres Landívar, Víctor Upna; Esparza Alfaro, Fermín Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (2009)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work, the behaviour of several modulation schemes used in 3GPP R8 or Long Term Evolution (LTE) Systems is analyzed. In order to increase the capacity of future mobile networks, high order modulation schemes like ...
    • Analysis and description of HOLTIN service provision for AECG monitoring in complex indoor environments 

      Led Ramos, Santiago Upna; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Martínez de Espronceda Cámara, Miguel Upna; Serrano Arriezu, Luis Javier Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, a novel ambulatory ECG monitoring device developed in-house called HOLTIN is analyzed when operating in complex indoor scenarios. The HOLTIN system is described, from the technological platform level to its ...
    • Analysis of bluetooth-based wireless sensor networks performance in hospital environments 

      López Iturri, Peio Upna; Led Ramos, Santiago Upna; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Serrano Arriezu, Luis Javier Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2016)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work, a method to analyze the performance of Bluetooth-based Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) deployed within hospital environments is presented. Due to the complexity that this kind of scenarios exhibit in terms of ...
    • Analysis of radio wave propagation for ISM 2.4GHz wireless sensor networks in inhomogeneous vegetation environments 

      Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; López Iturri, Peio Upna; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (2014)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The use of wireless networks has been extended in an exponential growing due to the improvement in terms of battery life and low consumption of the devices. However, it is highly important to conduct previous radio propagation ...
    • Analysis of wireless sensor network topology and estimation of optimal network deployment by deterministic radio channel characterization 

      Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; López Iturri, Peio Upna; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      One of the main challenges in the implementation and design of context-aware scenarios is the adequate deployment strategy for Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs), mainly due to the strong dependence of the radiofrequency ...
    • Analysis, characterization and modeling of interference sources on wireless communication systems in complex indoor scenarios 

      López Iturri, Peio Upna (2017)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      This research work presents a novel methodology of assessing wireless interferences on Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) by the aid of an in-house developed 3D Ray Launching method, which is a novel deterministic approach ...
    • Challenges in wireless system integration as enablers for indoor context aware environments 

      López Iturri, Peio Upna; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The advent of fully interactive environments within Smart Cities and Smart Regions requires the use of multiple wireless systems. In the case of user-device interaction, which finds multiple applications such as Ambient ...
    • Characterization of near-ground radio propagation channel for wireless sensor network with application in smart agriculture 

      Klaina, Hicham; Alejos, Ana; Aghzout, Otman; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2017)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this contribution, we present a narrowband radio channel model for a scenario wherein the radio link operates under near-ground conditions, occurring on a ZigBee wireless sensor networks applied to smart agriculture. ...
    • Characterization of radio propagation channel in urban vehicle to infrastructure environments to support WSNs 

      Granda, Fausto; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Vargas Rosales, César; López Iturri, Peio Upna; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2016)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Vehicular ad hoc Networks (VANETs) enable vehicles to communicate with each other as well as with roadside units (RSUs). Although there is a significant research effort in radio channel modelling focused in vehicle to ...
    • Characterization of wireless channel impact on wireless sensor network performance in public transportation buses 

      Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; López Iturri, Peio Upna; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna; Zubiri Segura, Cristóbal; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (IEEE, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Wireless communications systems are growing rapidly during the last two decades and they are gaining a significant role for multiple communication tasks within public transportation buses. In this work, the impact of ...
    • Characterization of wireless propagation in complex indoor environments 

      Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna (2015)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      En este trabajo de investigación se ha propuesto un nuevo modelo de propagación determinista para analizar la propagación radioeléctrica en entornos complejos. En primer lugar, se ha realizado un profundo análisis de los ...
    • Comportamiento de propagacion electromagnetica en el apilamiento de agujeros sublambda y agujeros propagantes 

      Navarro Cía, Miguel Upna; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Campillo, Igor; Sorolla Ayza, Mario Upna (2009)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work, we provide more insight on the physics underlying the transmission through subwavelength hole arrays metaprism by comparing it with propagating hole arrays prism. We show the critical role that the size ...
    • Development of a low mobility IEEE 802.15.4 compliant VANET system for urban environments 

      Nazábal Urriza, Juan Antonio Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Fernández Valdivielso, Carlos Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (MDPI, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The use of Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks (VANETs) is growing nowadays and it includes both roadside-to-vehicle communication (RVC) and inter-vehicle communication (IVC). The purpose of VANETs is to exchange useful information ...
    • Dosimetric study of the radiolectric influence of humans into complex environments through determistic simulations and the implementation of a simplified model 

      Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna (2014)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      The research presented in this thesis falls under the framework of dosimetry and deterministic estimations. A dosimetric study is carried out with the aid of a 3D Ray Launching simulation technique, by means of an in-house ...
    • An easy to deploy street light control system based on wireless communication and LED technology 

      Elejoste Larrucea, Pilar; Angulo Martínez, Ignacio; Perallos Ruiz, Asier; Chertudi Ozamiz, Aitor; García Zuazola, Ignacio Julio; Moreno, Asier; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna (MDPI, 2013)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      This paper presents an intelligent streetlight management system based on LED lamps, designed to facilitate its deployment in existing facilities. The proposed approach, which is based on wireless communication technologies, ...
    • Electroinductive waves in chain of complementary metamaterial elements 

      Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Freire, M.J.; Marqués, R.; Baena, J.D. (AIP Publishing, 2006)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Electronductive waves supported by chains of resonators drilled on a metallic plate are presented. Propagation of energy comes as a consequence of the electric coupling between these resonators. Therefore, these waves ...
    • Evaluation of deployment challenges of wireless sensor networks at signalized intersections 

      Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; López Iturri, Peio Upna; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Martínez Carrasco, Carlos; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      With the growing demand of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) for safer and more efficient transportation, research on and development of such vehicular communication systems have increased considerably in the last ...
    • Evaluation of electromagnetic dosimetry of wireless systems in complex indoor scenarios with human body interaction 

      Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Arpón Díaz-Aldagalán, Javier; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Ramos González, Victoria; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (EMW Publishing, 2012)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, the influence of human body within the estimation of dosimetric values is analyzed. A simplified human body model, including the dispersive nature of material parameters of internal organs, skin, muscle, bones ...
    • Evaluation of electromagnetic interference and exposure assessment from s-Health solutions based on Wi-Fi devices 

      Miguel Bilbao, Silvia de; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Roldán Madroñero, José; Ramos González, Victoria; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In the last decade the number of wireless devices operating at the frequency band of 2.4GHz has increased in several settings, such as healthcare, occupational, and household. In this work, the emissions fromWi-Fi transceivers ...