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    • Double-port slotted-antenna with multiple miniaturized radiators for wideband wireless communication systems and portable devices 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Khalily, Mohsen; Virdee, Bal S.; Ali, Abdul; Shukla, Panchamkumar; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Limiti, Ernesto (Electromagnetics Academy, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Proof-of-concept is presented of a novel slot antenna structure with two excitation ports. Although this antenna provides a wide impedance bandwidth, its peak gain and optimum radiation efficiency are observed at its ...
    • Ku band low profile asymmetric Bull’s-Eye antenna with reduced side lobes and monopole feeding 

      Beaskoetxea Gartzia, Unai Upna Orcid; Torres García, Alicia E. Upna Orcid; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a linearly polarized low profile and asymmetric Bull’s-Eye leaky wave antenna fed by a monopole operating at 13 GHz is presented. Broadside radiation from the monopole is achieved by surrounding it with an ...
    • 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 Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (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 ...
    • Label-free wavelength and phase detection based SMS fiber immunosensors optimized with cladding etching 

      Cardona-Maya, Yamile; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Cruz, José Luis; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Botero-Cadavid, Juan F. (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The performance of E-SMS (Etched Singlemode-Multimode-Singlemode) optical fiber structures as immunosensors has been assessed by the implementation of antibody/antigen immunoassays. Through this procedure it has been ...
    • Long period fiber grating for biosensing: an improved design methodology to enhance add-layer sensitivity 

      Bandyopadhyay, Sankhyabrata; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Basumallick, Nandini; Biswas, Palas; Dey, Tanoy Kumar; Bandyopadhyay, Somnath (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We present our theoretical study on the design of LPFG sensor where its add-layer sensitivity is enhanced. addlayer sensitivity quantifies the sensitivity of the sensor to the changes taking place within few tens of ...
    • Optimized strain long-period fiber grating (LPFG) sensors operating at the dispersion turning point 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Fuentes Lorenzo, Omar Upna; Chiavaioli, Francesco; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (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 ...
    • Sensitivity enhancement experimental demonstration using a low cutoff wavelength SMS modified structure coated with a pH sensitive film 

      Rodríguez Rodríguez, Wenceslao Eduardo; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Rodríguez Rodríguez, Adolfo Josué; Domínguez Cruz, René (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 ...
    • Phase reversal technique applied to fishnet metalenses 

      Pacheco-Peña, Víctor Upna Orcid; Minin, Igor V.; Minin, Oleg V.; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna Orcid (Hindawi, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, the fishnet metamaterial is applied to several converging metalenses by combining the zoning, reference phase, and phase reversal techniques. First, the zoning and reference phase techniques are implemented ...
    • Parameter-independent control for battery chargers based on virtual impedance emulation 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna Orcid; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      An effective battery voltage regulation is fundamental to extend battery lifetime and to avoid overvoltage. However, the design of this regulation is complicated due to the wide battery impedance range, which, when dealing ...
    • 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 ...
    • A comprehensive model for lithium-ion batteries: from the physical principles to an electrical model 

      Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna Orcid; Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna Orcid; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The growing interest in e-mobility and the increasing installation of renewable energy-based systems are leading to rapid improvements in lithium-ion batteries. In this context, battery manufacturers and engineers require ...
    • Routing with classical corrugated waveguide low-pass filters with embedded bends 

      Teberio Berdún, Fernando Upna Orcid; Percaz Ciriza, Jon Mikel Upna Orcid; Arregui Padilla, Iván Upna Orcid; Martín Iglesias, Petronilo; Lopetegui Beregaña, José María Upna Orcid; Gómez Laso, Miguel Ángel Upna Orcid; Arnedo Gil, Israel Upna Orcid (EMW Publishing, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A very simple design method to embed routing capabilities in classical corrugated filters is presented in this paper. The method is based on the calculation of the heights and lengths of the so-called filters design ...
    • Implementation and operational analysis of an interactive intensive care unit within a smart health context 

      López Iturri, Peio Upna Orcid; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna Orcid; Trigo Vilaseca, Jesús Daniel Upna Orcid; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna Orcid; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna Orcid; Serrano Arriezu, Luis Javier Upna Orcid; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna Orcid; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In the context of hospital management and operation, Intensive Care Units (ICU) are one of the most challenging in terms of time responsiveness and criticality, in which adequate resource management and signal processing ...
    • Ultra-long (290 km) remote interrogation sensor network based on a random distributed feedback fiber laser 

      Miguel Soto, Verónica de Upna Orcid; Leandro González, Daniel Upna Orcid; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna Orcid (Optical Society of America, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, an interferometric sensor has been interrogated 290 km away from the monitoring station, reaching the longest distance in fiber optic sensing up to date. This has been attained by employing a double-pumped ...
    • Experimental validation of a Ku-band dual circularly polarized metasurface antenna 

      Tellechea Pereda, Amagoia Upna Orcid; Caminita, Francesco; Martini, Enrica; Ederra Urzainqui, Íñigo Upna Orcid; Teniente Vallinas, Jorge Upna Orcid; Iriarte Galarregui, Juan Carlos Upna Orcid; Gonzalo García, Ramón Upna Orcid; Maci, Stefano (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The experimental validation of a Ku-band dual circularly polarized (CP) broadside-beam metasurface (MTS) antenna is presented. A radially modulated anisotropic single layer MTS has been synthesised employing sub-wavelength ...
    • Rectangular waveguide filters with meandered topology 

      Teberio Berdún, Fernando Upna Orcid; Percaz Ciriza, Jon Mikel Upna Orcid; Arregui Padilla, Iván Upna Orcid; Martín Iglesias, Petronilo; Lopetegui Beregaña, José María Upna Orcid; Gómez Laso, Miguel Ángel Upna Orcid; Arnedo Gil, Israel Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a new topology for rectangular waveguide bandpass and low-pass filters is presented. A simple, accurate, and robust design technique for these novel meandered waveguide filters is provided. The proposed ...
    • Wideband channel modeling for mm-wave inside trains for 5G-related applications 

      Moreno García-Loygorri, Juan; Briso Rodríguez, César; Arnedo Gil, Israel Upna Orcid; Calvo, César; Gómez Laso, Miguel Ángel Upna Orcid; He, Danping; Jiménez, Florentino; González Posadas, Vicente (Hindawi / Wiley, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Passenger trains and especially metro trains have been identified as one of the key scenarios for 5G deployments. The wireless channel inside a train car is reported in the frequency range between 26.5GHz and 40GHz. These ...
    • SnO2-MOF-Fabry-Perot optical sensor for relative humidity measurements 

      López Aldaba, Aitor Upna; López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Auguste, Jean-Louis; Jamier, Raphael; Roy, Philippe; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a new optical fiber sensor for relative humidity measurements is presented and characterized. The sensor is based on a SnO2 sputtering deposition on a microstructured optical fiber (MOF) low-finesse Fabry-Pérot ...
    • Simultaneous strain and temperature multipoint sensor based on microstructured optical fiber 

      López Aldaba, Aitor Upna; Auguste, Jean-Louis; Jamier, Raphael; Roy, Philippe; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a new sensor system for simultaneous and independent multipoint strain and temperature measurements is presented. The interrogation of the sensing heads has been carried out by monitoring their FFT phase ...
    • All-PM fiber loop mirror interferometer analysis and simultaneous measurement of temperature and mechanical vibration 

      Leandro González, Daniel Upna Orcid; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, a new all-polarization maintaining (PM) fiber loop mirror interferometer is proposed and validated as temperature and mechanical vibration sensor. The scheme employs the arms of a PM coupler as communication ...