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    • 300 GHz optoelectronic transmitter combining integrated photonics and electronic multipliers for wireless communication 

      Ali, Muhsin; Pérez Escudero, José Manuel Upna; Guzmán Martínez, Robinson Cruzoe; Lo, Mu Chieh; Ederra Urzainqui, Íñigo Upna; Gonzalo García, Ramón Upna; García Muñoz, Luis Enrique (MDPI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      THz communications systems at carrier frequencies above 200 GHz are the key to enable next-generation mobile communication networks with 100 Gbit/s wireless data rates. One of the key questions is, which carrier frequency ...
    • 60 GHz single-layer slot-array antenna fed by groove gap waveguide 

      Ferrando Rocher, Miguel; Valero Nogueira, Alejandro; Herranz Herruzo, José I.; Teniente Vallinas, Jorge Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A V-band single-layer low-loss slot-array antenna is presented in this letter. Radiating slots are backed by coaxial cavities, which are fed through a groove gap waveguide E-plane corporate feed network. Cavity resonances ...
    • Advanced graphene-based transparent conductive electrodes for photovoltaic applications 

      Fernández, Susana; Boscá, Alberto; Pedrós, Jorge; Inés Ortigosa, Andrea; Fernández Vallejo, Montserrat Upna; Arnedo Gil, Israel Upna; González, José Pablo (MDPI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      New architectures of transparent conductive electrodes (TCEs) incorporating graphene monolayers in different configurations have been explored with the aim to improve the performance of silicon-heterojunction (SHJ) cell ...
    • Aluminum doped zinc oxide (AZO) coated optical fiber LMR refractometers—An experimental demonstration 

      Ozcariz Celaya, Aritz Upna; Piña-Azamar, Dafne A.; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna; Dominguez, René; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This work presents the experimental demonstration of lossy mode resonance generation by means of aluminum doped zinc oxide thin-films. The use of such material may allow to optimize the performance of LMR-based sensors, ...
    • Antenna mutual coupling suppression over wideband using embedded periphery slot for antenna arrays 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; Shukla, Panchamkumar; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Khalily, Mohsen; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Limiti, Ernesto (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper presents a new approach to suppress interference between neighbouring radiating elements resulting from surface wave currents. The proposed technique will enable the realization of low-profile implementation of ...
    • Attention to online channels across the path to purchase: an eye-tracking study 

      Cortiñas Ugalde, Mónica Upna; Cabeza Laguna, Rafael Upna; Chocarro Eguaras, Raquel Upna; Villanueva Larre, Arantxa Upna (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Currently, consumers display what is known as omnichannel behavior: the combined use of digital and physical channels providing them with multiple points of contact with firms. We combine the stimulus-organism-response (S-O-R) ...
    • A Chebyshev transformer-based microstri-to-groove-gap-waveguide inline transition for MMIC packaging 

      Pérez Escudero, José Manuel Upna; Torres García, Alicia E. Upna; Gonzalo García, Ramón Upna; Ederra Urzainqui, Íñigo Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The gap waveguide technology has become an alternative to millimeter- and submillimeter-wave electronic circuit packaging thanks to the loss reduction associated with its use. In this paper, a simplified design of an inline ...
    • Cloud tomography applied to sky images: a virtual testbed 

      Mejía, Felipe A.; Kurtz, Ben; Levis, Aviad; Parra Laita, Íñigo de la Upna; Kleissl, Jan (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Two tomographic techniques are applied to two simulated sets of sky images with different cloud fraction. The Algebraic Reconstruction Technique (ART) is applied to optical depth maps from sky images to reconstruct 3-D ...
    • A combination of a vibrational electromagnetic energy harvester and a giant magnetoimpedance (GMI) sensor 

      Beato López, Juan Jesús Upna; Royo, Isaac Upna; Algueta-Miguel, Jose M. Upna; Gómez Polo, Cristina (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      An energy harvesting device combined with a giant magnetoimpedance (GMI) sensor is presented to analyze low frequency vibrating systems. An electromagnetic harvester based on magnetic levitation is proposed for the electric ...
    • Combined dynamic programming and region-elimination technique algorithm for optimal sizing and management of lithium-ion batteries for photovoltaic plants 

      Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna; Heck, Michael; Jantsch, Martin; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The unpredictable nature of renewable energies is drawing attention to lithium-ion batteries. In order to make full utilization of these batteries, some research works are focused on the management of existing systems, ...
    • Common-mode and phase-to-ground voltage reduction in back-to-back power converters with discontinuous PWM 

      Samanes Pascual, Javier Upna; Gubía Villabona, Eugenio Upna; Juankorena Saldias, Xabier Upna; Gironés Remírez, Carlos Upna (IEEE, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Discontinuous space vector pulsewidth modulation (DSVPWM) techniques are an interesting option for three-phase, two-level power converters when efficiency is a key factor. Such is the case of back-to-back (B2B) power ...
    • A compact wide bandpass filter for satellite communications with improved out-of-band rejection 

      Ahmed, Badiaa Ait; Naghar, Azzeddin; Aghzout, Otman; Vazquez Alejos, Ana; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (AEM, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper presents a compact C-band bandpass filter with improved out-of-band rejection. It consists of a symmetric three-pole parallel coupled line microstrip loaded with complementary split ring resonators (CSRRs) and ...
    • Compensation of nonlocal effects induced by the extinction ratio of pump pulses in Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensors 

      Mariñelarena Ollacarizqueta, Jon Upna; Iribas Pardo, Haritz Upna; Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier Upna; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna (Optical Society of America, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We demonstrate a technique to compensate the nonlocal effects that appear in Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensors when pump pulses with limited extinction ratio are deployed. These recently discovered nonlocal ...
    • Computation of traffic time series for large populations of IoT devices 

      Izal Azcárate, Mikel Upna; Morató Osés, Daniel Upna; Magaña Lizarrondo, Eduardo Upna; García-Jiménez, Santiago Upna (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      En este artículo se estudian las tecnicas para clasificar paquetes de tráfico de red en múltiples clases orientadas a la realización de series temporales de tráfico en escenarios de un elevado numero de clases como pueden ...
    • Connection of the SUMO microscopic traffic simulator and the unity 3D game engine to evaluate V2X communication-based systems 

      Olaverri Monreal, Cristina; Errea-Moreno Javier; Díaz-Álvarez, Alberto; Biurrun Quel, Carlos Upna; Serrano Arriezu, Luis Javier Upna; Kuba, Markus (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In-vehicle applications that are based on Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X) communication technologies need to be evaluated under lab-controlled conditions before performing field tests. The need for a tailored platform to perform ...
    • Control design and stability analysis of power converters: the MIMO generalized bode criterion 

      Samanes Pascual, Javier Upna; Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna; Barrios Rípodas, Ernesto Upna; Lumbreras Magallón, David Upna; López Taberna, Jesús; Gubía Villabona, Eugenio Upna; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna (IEEE, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Three-phase dynamic systems and multiphase generators are frequently modeled and controlled in the synchronous reference frame. To properly model the cross-coupling terms in this reference frame, complex vector theory and ...
    • Control of a photovoltaic array interfacing current-mode-controlled boost converter based on virtual impedance emulation 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna; Samanes Pascual, Javier Upna; Barrios Rípodas, Ernesto Upna; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Due to the nonlinear characteristics of a photovoltaic (PV) array, its regulation is highly dependent on the operating point. Focusing on a dc-dc boost converter, this paper first shows how the PV voltage and inductor ...
    • Design and empirical validation of a Bluetooth 5 fog computing based industrial CPS architecture for intelligent industry 4.0 shipyard workshops 

      Fraga Lamas, Paula; López Iturri, Peio Upna; Celaya Echarri, Mikel; Blanco Novoa, Óscar; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Varela Barbeito, José; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Fernández Caramés, Tiago M. (IEEE, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Navantia, one of largest European shipbuilders, is creating a fog computing based Industrial Cyber-Physical System (ICPS) for monitoring in real-time its pipe workshops in order to track pipes and keep their traceability. ...
    • Design and experimental validation of a LoRaWAN fog computing based architecture for IoT enabled smart campus applications 

      Fraga Lamas, Paula; Celaya Echarri, Mikel; López Iturri, Peio Upna; Castedo, Luis; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Suárez Albela, Manuel; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Fernández Caramés, Tiago M. (MDPI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A smart campus is an intelligent infrastructure where smart sensors and actuators collaborate to collect information and interact with the machines, tools, and users of a university campus. As in a smart city, a smart ...
    • Design procedure for new compact waffle-iron ilters with transmission zeros 

      Teberio Berdún, Fernando Upna; Percaz Ciriza, Jon Mikel Upna; Arregui Padilla, Iván Upna; Martín Iglesias, Petronilo; Lopetegui Beregaña, José María Upna; Gómez Laso, Miguel Ángel Upna; Arnedo Gil, Israel Upna (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a novel waffle-iron filter with transmission zeros at multiple frequencies, along with its design procedure, is presented. The proposed filter features a high-power behavior and a wide rejected band in a ...