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    • Multimode – coreless – multimode fiber-based sensors: theoretical and experimental study 

      San Fabián García, Noé Upna; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Díaz Lucas, Silvia Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper presents a complete study on the spectral behavior of a multimode-coreless-multimode fiber-optic structure, as well as its application as a refractometer and a liquid level sensor. The combination of two standard ...
    • Nanodeposition of materials with complex refractive index in long period fiber gratings 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Achaerandio, Miguel Upna (IEEE, 2005)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      An overlay of higher refractive index than the cladding is deposited on a Long Period Fiber Grating (LPFG). This permits to improve in a great manner the sensitivity of the device to ambient and overlay refractive index ...
    • Nanofabrication of phase-shifted Bragg gratings on the end facet of multimode fiber towards development of optical filters and sensors 

      Gallego, E.E.; Ascorbe Muruzabal, Joaquín Upna; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This work describes the process of nanofabrication of phase-shifted Bragg gratings on the end facet of a multimode optical fiber with a pulsed DC sputtering system based on a single target. Several structures have been ...
    • Optical fiber immunosensors optimized with cladding etching and ITO nanodeposition 

      Cardona-Maya, Yamile; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Botero-Cadavid, Juan F. (IEEE, 2018)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Etched optical fiber immunosensors, with and without ITO nanodeposition, have been developed. The performance of these immunosensors has been assessed implementing an immunoassay. The sensitivity of the mmnunosensor increased ...
    • Optimization in nanocoated D-shaped optical fiber sensors 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Zubiate Orzanco, Pablo Upna; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (Optical Society of America, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Nanocoated D-shaped optical fibers have been proven as effective sensors. Here, we show that the full width at half minimum (FWHM) of lossy mode resonance can be reduced by optimizing the nanocoating width, thickness and ...
    • Optimization of sensitivity in long period fiber gratings with overlay deposition 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Lalanne, Philippe (Optical Society of America, 2005)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The deposition of an overlay of higher refractive index than the cladding in a Long Period Fiber Grating (LPFG) permits to improve the sensitivity to ambient refractive index changes in a great manner. When the overlay is ...
    • Optimization of sensors based on multimode interference in single-mode–multimode– single-mode structure 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (IEEE, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      By coating a single-mode–multimode–single-mode (SMS) structure with a complex refractive index thin-film the central wavelength of the transmission and attenuation bands of the optical spectrum can be shifted. By adequate ...
    • Optimized strain long-period fiber grating (LPFG) sensors operating at the dispersion turning point 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Fuentes Lorenzo, Omar Upna; Chiavaioli, Francesco; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Two phenomena for enhancing the sensitivity of longperiod fiber gratings are combined toward an increase of the sensitivity to strain of this type of devices: the dispersion turning point (DTP) and the cladding diameter ...
    • Refractometric sensors based on multimode interference in a thin-film coated singlemode– multimode–single-mode structure with reflection configuration 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (Optical Society of America, 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Thin-film coated single-mode–multimode–single-mode (SMS) structures have been analyzed both theoretically and experimentally with the aim of detecting different refractive indices. By adequate selection of the thickness ...
    • Resonances in coated long period fiber gratings and cladding removed multimode optical fibers: a comparative study 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna; Hernáez Sáenz de Zaitigui, Miguel Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (Optical Society of America, 2010)    OpenAccess
      Two optical fiber devices have been coated in parallel: a long period fiber grating (LPFG) and a cladding-removed multimode optical fiber (CRMOF). The progressive coating of the LPFG by means of the layer-by-layer ...
    • Sensitivity enhancement experimental demonstration using a low cutoff wavelength SMS modified structure coated with a pH sensitive film 

      Rodríguez-Rodríguez, W.E.; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Rodríguez Rodríguez, Adolfo Josué; Domínguez-Cruz, R.F. (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The multimode interference (MMI) effect in a single mode-multimode-single mode (SMS) can be used fordevelopment of wavelength shift detection based sensors. In this work, the focus is centered on obtainingwavelength shifts ...
    • Sensitivity enhancement in low cutoff wavelength long-period fiber gratings by cladding diameter reduction 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Partridge, Matthew; Rodríguez, Wenceslao; Fuentes Lorenzo, Omar Upna; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna; Díaz Lucas, Silvia Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; James, Stephen; Tatam, Ralph (MDPI, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The diameter of long-period fiber gratings (LPFGs) fabricated in optical fibers with a low cutoff wavelength was be reduced by hydrofluoric acid etching, enhancing the sensitivity to refractive index by more than a factor ...
    • Sensitivity optimization with cladding-etched long period fiber gratings at the dispersion turning point 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Cruz, José Luis; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (Optical Society of America, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This work presents a refractive index sensor based on a long period fiber grating (LPFG) made in a reduced cladding fiber whose low order cladding modes have the turning point at large wavelengths. The combination of ...
    • Sensors based on thin-film coated cladding removed multimode optical fiber and single-mode multimode single-mode fiber: a comparative study 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna; Hernáez Sáenz de Zaitigui, Miguel Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna; Sánchez Zábal, Pedro Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Two simple optical fibre structures that do not require the inscription of a grating, a cladding removed multimode optical fibre (CRMOF) and a single-mode multimode single-mode structure (SMS), are compared in terms of ...
    • Spectral evolution with incremental nanocoating of long period fiber gratings 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Achaerandio, Miguel Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (Optical Society of America, 2006)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The incremental deposition of a thin overlay on the cladding of a long-period fiber grating (LPFG) induces important resonance wavelength shifts in the transmission spectrum. The phenomenon is proved theoretically with ...
    • Strategies for fabrication of hydrogen peroxide sensors based on electrostatic self-assembly (ESA) method 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Echeverría Morrás, Jesús Upna; Claus, Richard O. (Elsevier, 2004)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      An optical fiber sensor has been fabricated for detection of 5 M–0.1mM concentrations of hydrogen peroxide with a linear response. The deposition method used is electrostatic self-assembly (ESA) of polymer cationic and ...
    • Study and design of thin-film-deposited optical biosensing devices based on wavelength detection of resonances 

      Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna (2015)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      A lo largo de esta tesis se presenta el estudio y diseño de varias plataformas de guía-ondas ópticas, con el fin de ver su viabilidad a la hora de usarlas como biosensores sobre fibra óptica u otros sustratos fotónicos. ...
    • Telecommunications on Earth and their possible relation with the anthropic principle 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna (Nicolaus Copernicus University, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The society of the information is based on the ability of humans to communicate in real time. This is possible thanks to the emission of electromagnetic waves. In this work it is discussed, by analyzing the round trip time ...
    • Temperature sensor based on a hybrid ITOsilica resonant cavity 

      Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna; Soltani, Soheil; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Armani, Andrea M. (Optical Society of America, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Integrated optical devices comprised of multiple material systems are able to achieve unique performance characteristics, enabling applications in sensing and in telecommunications. Due to ease of fabrication, the majority ...
    • Trends in the design of wavelength-based optical fibre biosensors (2008–2018) 

      Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna; Santano, Desiree Upna; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      During the last decades, both governments and companies have been committed to the continuous checking of biological parameters, which can prevent extra costs to administrations. A very efficient way to address this issue ...