• Steering surface plasmons with a graded index dielectric medium 

      Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna; Pacheco-Peña, Víctor Upna (IOP Publishing, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      The arbitrary control of surface plasmon (SP) propagation has become an intense research topic for several decades. This is due to the fact that they can be used in a variety of fields such as optical trapping, nanoantennas ...
    • Implementation and operational analysis of an interactive intensive care unit within a smart health context 

      López Iturri, Peio Upna; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Trigo Vilaseca, Jesús Daniel; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Serrano Arriezu, Luis Javier Upna; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (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 ...
    • Technical and environmental characterization of hydraulic and alkaline binders 

      Espuelas Zuazu, Sandra; Echeverría, Angel María; Marcelino Sádaba, Sara; Prieto Cobo, Eduardo; Seco Meneses, Andrés (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Portland cement is a widely used binder in construction and building applications because of its good properties. Despite its convenience as construction material, the social demands and policies trends are requesting a ...
    • Parameter-independent control for battery chargers based on virtual impedance emulation 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto; Sanchís Gúrpide, Pablo Upna; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      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 ...
    • THz sensing with anomalous extraordinary optical transmission hole arrays 

      Jáuregui López, Irati; Rodríguez Ulibarri, Pablo Upna; Kuznetsov, Sergei A.; Nikolaev, Nazar A.; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Subwavelength hole array (HA) metasurfaces support the so-called extraordinary optical transmission (EOT) resonance that has already been exploited for sensing. In this work, we demonstrate the superior performance of a ...
    • Equivalent and efficient optimization models for an industrial discrete event system with alternative structural configurations 

      Latorre Biel, Juan Ignacio; Jiménez Macías, Emilio; Pérez de la Parte, Mercedes (Hindawi / Wiley, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Discrete event systems in applications, such as industry and supply chain,may show a very complex behavior. For this reason, their design and operation may be carried out by the application of optimization techniques for ...
    • New measures for comparing matrices and their application to image processing 

      Sesma Sara, Mikel Upna; Miguel Turullols, Laura de Upna; Pagola Barrio, Miguel Upna; Burusco Juandeaburre, Ana Upna; Mesiar, Radko; Bustince Sola, Humberto Upna (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      In this work we present the class of matrix resemblance functions, i.e., functions that measure the difference between two matrices. We present two construction methods and study the properties that matrix resemblance ...
    • 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
      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 ...
    • A comprehensive model for lithium-ion batteries: from the physical principles to an electrical model 

      Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto; Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna; Sanchís Gúrpide, Pablo Upna (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      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 ...
    • Tunable deflection and asymmetric transmission of THz waves using a thin slab of graphene-dielectric metamaterial, with and without ENZ components 

      Serebryannikov, Andriy; Hajian, Hodjat; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna; Ozbay, Ekmel; Vandenbosch, Guy A. E. (Optical Society of America, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Tunable deflection of obliquely incident, linearly polarized terahertz waves is theoretically studied in a wide frequency range around 20 THz, by combining a thin slab of graphene-dielectric metamaterial (with ten layers ...
    • Orness measurements for lattice m-dimensional interval-valued OWA operators 

      Miguel Turullols, Laura de Upna; Paternain Dallo, Daniel Upna; Lizasoain Iriso, María Inmaculada Upna; Ochoa Lezaun, Gustavo Upna; Bustince Sola, Humberto Upna (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Ordered weighted average (OWA) operators are commonly used to aggregate information in multiple situations, such as decision making problems or image processing tasks. The great variety of weights that can be chosen to ...
    • Super-oscillatory metalens at terahertz for enhanced focusing with reduced side lobes 

      Legaria Lerga, Santiago; Pacheco-Peña, Víctor Upna; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, we design and numerically demonstrate an ultra-thin super-oscillatory metalens with a resolution below the diffraction limit. The zones of the lens are implemented using metasurface concepts with hexagonal ...
    • Ku band low profile asymmetric Bull’s-Eye antenna with reduced side lobes and monopole feeding 

      Beaskoetxea Gartzia, Unai Upna; Torres García, Alicia E. Upna; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      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 ...
    • Extraordinary THz transmission with a small beam spot: the leaky wave mechanism 

      Navarro Cía, Miguel Upna; Pacheco Peña, Víctor Upna; Kuznetsov, Sergei A.; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna (Wiley, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      The discovery of extraordinary optical transmission (EOT) through patterned metallic foils in the late 1990s was decisive for the development of plasmonics and cleared the path to employ small apertures for a variety of ...
    • Application of two different methods for extending lattice-valued restricted equivalence functions used for constructing similarity measures on L-fuzzy sets 

      Palmeira, Eduardo S.; Bedregal, Benjamin; Bustince Sola, Humberto Upna; Paternain Dallo, Daniel Upna; Miguel Turullols, Laura de Upna (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Based on previous investigations, we have proposed two different methods to extend lattice-valued fuzzy connectives (t-norms, t-conorms, negations and implications) and other related operators, considering a generalized ...
    • Optimized strain long-period fiber grating (LPFG) sensors operating at the dispersion turning point 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Fuentes, Omar; Chiavaioli, Francesco; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      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 ...
    • 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
      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 ...
    • Phase reversal technique applied to fishnet metalenses 

      Pacheco-Peña, Víctor Upna; Minin, Igor V.; Minin, Oleg V.; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna (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 ...
    • Convolution lattices 

      Miguel Turullols, Laura de Upna; Bustince Sola, Humberto Upna; De Baets, Bernard (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We propose two convolution operations on the set of functions between two bounded lattices and investigate the algebraic structure they constitute, in particular the lattice laws they satisfy. Each of these laws requires ...
    • Multivalued contexts associated with criteria 

      Alcalde, Cristina; Burusco Juandeaburre, Ana Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We are interested in the study of L-fuzzy contexts taking into account different criteria. These contexts arise when we want to analyze the relationship between objects and attributes from different points of view. ...