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    • 46-km-long Raman amplified hybrid double-bus network with point and distributed Brillouin sensors 

      Fernández Vallejo, Montserrat Upna; Olier Aguado, David; Zornoza Indart, Ander; Pérez Herrera, Rosa Ana Upna Orcid; Díaz Lucas, Silvia Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Bariáin Aisa, Cándido Upna Orcid; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna Orcid; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2012)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We experimentally demonstrate a 46-km hybrid network that combine point and distributed Brillouin sensors. The proposed sensor network multiplexes low-cost intensity point sensors based on fiber-optic tapers, which are ...
    • Application of gold complexes in the development of sensors for volatile organic compounds 

      Luquin, Asunción Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Vergara, Elena; Estella, Juncal Upna; Cerrada, Elena; Bariáin Aisa, Cándido Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Garrido Segovia, Julián José Upna Orcid; Laguna, Mariano (World Gold Council, 2007)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Two different kinds of sensors have been developed by using the same kind of vapochromic complexes. The vapochromic materials [Au2Ag2(C6F5)(4)L-2](n) have different colours depending on the ligand L. These materials change, ...
    • Comparative study of layer-by-layer deposition techniques for poly(sodium phosphate) and poly (allylamine hydrochloride) 

      Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid; Hernáez Sáenz de Zaitigui, Miguel Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (Springer, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      An inorganic short chain polymer, poly(sodium phosphate), PSP, together with poly(allylamine hydrochloride), PAH, is used to fabricate layer-by-layer (LbL) films. The thickness, roughness, contact angle, and optical ...
    • Comparison between capacitive and microstructured optical fiber soil moisture sensors 

      López Aldaba, Aitor Upna; López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid; Campo-Bescós, Miguel Upna Orcid; López Rodríguez, José Javier Upna Orcid; Yerro Lizarazu, David; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Auguste, Jean-Louis; Jamier, Raphael; Roy, Philippe; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Soil moisture content has always been an important parameter to control because it is a deterministic factor for site-specific irrigation, seeding, transplanting, and compaction detection. In this work, a discrete sensor ...
    • Comparison between different structures of suspended-core microstructured optical fibers for volatiles sensing 

      López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid; López Aldaba, Aitor Upna; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Auguste, Jean-Louis; Jamier, Raphael; Roy, Philippe; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, different core structures of microstructured optical fibers (MOFs) for low-finesse Fabry-Perot (FP) sensors are experimentally compared to get the highest sensitivity. These devices are designed for volatile ...
    • Contribution to the development of optical fibre sensors based on microstructured optical fibres to detect gases and volatile organic compounds 

      López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid (2019)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia
      Desde la primera publicación relacionada con las fibras micro estructuradas (MOFs), el desarrollo de sensores basados en fibra óptica (OFSs), que utilizan este tipo de fibras, se ha visto incrementado atrayendo el interés ...
    • Detection of ethanol in human breath using optical fiber long period grating coated with metal-organic frameworks 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Hromadka, Jiri; Tokay, Begum; Correia, Ricardo; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Morgan, Stephen P.; Korposh, Sergiy (MDPI, 2017)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      An optical fiber sensor for ethanol detection in exhaled breath has been developed. It has been fabricated by functionalizing a Long Period Grating with a metal-organic framework, ZIF-8. The sensor’s response was tested ...
    • Development of an aptamer based luminescent optical fiber sensor for the continuous monitoring of Hg2+ in aqueous media 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A fluorescent optical fiber sensor for the detection of mercury (Hg2+) ions in aqueous solutions is presented in this work. The sensor was based on a fluorophore-labeled thymine (T)-rich oligodeoxyribonucleotide (ON) ...
    • Development of an in-fiber nanocavity towards detection of volatile organic gases 

      Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Bariáin Aisa, Cándido Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2006)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A fiber optic sensor for Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) detection has been developed and characterized for some organic gasses. The sensor is based on a novel vapochromic material, which is able to change its optical ...
    • Fiber-optic lossy mode resonance sensors 

      Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Goicoechea Fernández, Javier Upna Orcid; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Hernáez Sáenz de Zaitigui, Miguel Upna Orcid; Rivero Fuente, Pedro J. Upna Orcid; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna Orcid; Urrutia Azcona, Aitor Upna Orcid; Sánchez Zábal, Pedro Upna Orcid; Zubiate Orzanco, Pablo Upna Orcid; López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid; Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2014)   Contribución a Congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In the last 4 years, experimental evidences about the potential use of optical sensors based on Lossy Mode Resonances (LMR) have been presented in the literature. These LMR sensors have some similarities with Surface ...
    • Fluorescent sensors for the detection of heavy metal ions in aqueous media 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (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 ...
    • Long-range hybrid network with point and distributed Brillouin sensors using Raman amplification 

      Zornoza Indart, Ander; Pérez Herrera, Rosa Ana Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Díaz Lucas, Silvia Upna Orcid; Bariáin Aisa, Cándido Upna Orcid; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna Orcid; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna Orcid (Optical Society of America, 2010)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We propose a novel concept for hybrid networks that combine point and distributed Brillouin sensors in a cost-effective architecture that also deploys remote distributed Raman amplification to extend the sensing range. A ...
    • Luminescence-based optical fiber oxygen sensors fabricated by means of layer-by-layer nano-assembly 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid (2018)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      Over the last decades, luminescence quenching has been established as a widespread technique for gaseous oxygen monitoring in a broad range of applications. Thus, considerable effort has been made to manufacture luminescent ...
    • Luminescence-based optical sensors fabricated by means of the layer-by-layer nano-assembly technique 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Luminescence-based sensing applications range from agriculture to biology, including medicine and environmental care, which indicates the importance of this technique as a detection tool. Luminescent optical sensors are ...
    • Micro and nanostructured materials for the development of optical fibre sensors 

      Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Bariáin Aisa, Cándido Upna Orcid; Goicoechea Fernández, Javier Upna Orcid; Hernáez Sáenz de Zaitigui, Miguel Upna Orcid; Rivero Fuente, Pedro J. Upna Orcid; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna Orcid; Urrutia Azcona, Aitor Upna Orcid; Sánchez Zábal, Pedro Upna Orcid; Zubiate Orzanco, Pablo Upna Orcid; López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid; Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Ascorbe Muruzabal, Joaquín Upna Orcid; Ozcariz Celaya, Aritz Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The measurement of chemical and biomedical parameters can take advantage of the features exclusively offered by optical fibre: passive nature, electromagnetic immunity and chemical stability are some of the most relevant ...
    • Microstructured optical fiber sensor for soil moisture measurements 

      López Aldaba, Aitor Upna; López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid; Campo-Bescós, Miguel Upna Orcid; López Rodríguez, José Javier Upna Orcid; Yerro Lizarazu, David; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Auguste, Jean-Louis; Jamier, Raphael; Roy, Philippe; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna Orcid (Optical Society of America, 2018)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      A discrete sensor based on a Sn0₂-FP (Fabry-Pérot) cavity is presented and characterized in real soil conditions. Results are compared, for the first time to our knowledge, with a commercial capacitive sensor and gravimetric ...
    • Optical fiber sensors based on microstructured optical fibers to detect gases and volatile organic compounds-A review 

      López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Since the first publications related to microstructured optical fibers (MOFs), the development of optical fiber sensors (OFS) based on them has attracted the interest of many research groups because of the market niches ...
    • An optimized method based on digitalized Lissajous curve to determine lifetime of luminescent materials on optical fiber sensors 

      Ridruejo Muro, Adrián; Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A method is proposed to determine lifetime of luminescent emissions based on the phase shift measurement employing the digitalized Lissajous representation: this diagram has been typically used with analogical algorithms, ...
    • Peculiarities of the structural and optical properties of rare-earth-doped phosphate glasses for temperature sensing applications 

      Elisa, M.; Iordache, S.M.; Iordache, A.M.; Vasiliu, I.C.; Grigorescu, C.E.A.; Sava, B.A.; Boroica, L.; Filip, A.V.; Dinca, M.C.; Bartha, C.; Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Eu, Er, Yb-Er, and Dy-doped phosphate glasses were prepared by a wet-route processing of chemical precursors followed by melt-quenching and annealing. XRD measurements highlighted the amorphous nature of the investigated ...
    • Pyridine vapors detection by an optical fibre sensor 

      Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Bariáin Aisa, Cándido Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Rodríguez, Antonio; Colacio, Enrique; Salinas Castillo, Alfonso; Segura Carretero, Antonio; Fernández Gutiérrez, Alberto (MDPI, 2008)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      An optical fibre sensor has been implemented towards pyridine vapors detection; to achieve this, a novel vapochromic material has been used, which, in solid state, suffers a change in colour from blue to pink-white in ...