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    • AC/DC millivoltage sensor by means of ITO-coated optical fibers: towards monitoring of biosignals 

      Aginaga Etxamendi, Concepción Isabel Upna; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna Orcid; Fuentes Lorenzo, Omar Upna; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      This contribution shows the monitoring of AC and DC millivoltage signals by means of lossy mode resonances generated by Indium Tin Oxide (ITO) on optical fibers. Sensors were obtained by sputtering ITO thin-films onto 25 ...
    • Control digital de los convertidores de cuarto orden continua continua: CUK, SEPIC, ZETA Y X 

      Valls Martí, Josep María (2017)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      En una primera parte de esta tesis doctoral se estudian los convertidores de la clase de Cuk. Es de especial interés la deducción del convertidor X que está poco desarrollada en la literatura. Se hace el estudio de cada ...
    • Diseño y desarrollo de estructuras ópticas para la fabricación de sensores de fibra óptica 

      Ascorbe Muruzabal, Joaquín Upna Orcid (2018)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      Actualmente existe una gran variedad de opciones para el sensado mediante métodos ópticos y, más concretamente, para el desarrollo de sensores utilizando fibra óptica. Aunque la mayoría de los principios físicos utilizados ...
    • Dual-cavity fiber fabry-perot interferometer coated with SnO2for relative humidity and temperature sensing 

      Domínguez Flores, Carmen E.; Rodríguez-Quiroz, Osvaldo; Monzón-Hernández, David; Ascorbe Muruzabal, Joaquín Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      An optical fiber tip interferometer for the measurement of relative humidity (RH) and temperature is proposed. The optical fiber structure used, a dual-cavity optical fiber Fabry-Perot interferometer (DFFPI), is ...
    • Etched and nanocoated SMS fiber sensor for detection of salinity concentration 

      Cardona-Maya, Yamile; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Botero-Cadavid, Juan F. (MDPI, 2017)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      An optical fibre refractometer has been developed by etching and deposition of a thin film of indium tin oxide (ITO) on a single-mode-multimode-single-mode (SMS) fibre structure. The interference between modes in this ...
    • Etched LPFGs in reflective configuration for sensitivity and attenuation band depth increase 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Cruz, José Luis; Rego, Gaspar (IEEE, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A reflection configuration setup for long-period fiber gratings is presented. It permits to obtain a unique band with attenuation double than that obtained in transmission configuration, which is interesting for ...
    • Fabrication of Bragg gratings on the end facet of standard optical fibers by sputtering the same material 

      Ascorbe Muruzabal, Joaquín Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A sputtering process has been applied to deposit quarter-wavelength stacks on the end facet of cleaved optical fibers by using only one sputtering target. Standard multimode optical fibers were used as substrates to fabricate ...
    • Fabrication of long period gratings by periodically removing the coating of cladding-etched single mode optical fiber towards optical fiber sensor development 

      Ascorbe Muruzabal, Joaquín Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Here, we present a novel method to fabricate long period gratings using standard single mode optical fibers (SMF). These optical devices were fabricated in a three-step process, which consisted of etching the SMF, then ...
    • 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 ...
    • Generation of lossy mode resonances in a broadband range with multilayer coated coverslips optimized for humidity sensing 

      Bohórquez Navarro, Dina Luz Upna Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Coverslips deposited with a metallic oxide can be employed for generating lossy mode resonances by lateral incidence of light on the coverslip. Here it is demonstrated that with copper oxide the fading observed with other ...
    • Generation of lossy mode resonances in planar waveguides toward development of humidity sensors 

      Fuentes Lorenzo, Omar Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Lossy mode resonances (LMRs) are typically obtained with optical fibre. The Kretschmann configuration is an alternative but LMRs are generated with angles approaching grazing incidence. In this work, a new setup is explored, ...
    • Generation of lossy mode resonances with different nanocoatings deposited on coverslips 

      Fuentes Lorenzo, Omar Upna; Goicoechea Fernández, Javier Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Ozcariz Celaya, Aritz Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (Optical Society of America, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The generation of lossy mode resonances (LMRs) with a setup based on lateral incidence of light in coverslips is a simple platform that can be used for sensing. Here the versatility of this platform is proved by studying ...
    • High sensitivity humidity sensor based on cladding-etched optical fiber and lossy mode resonances 

      Ascorbe Muruzabal, Joaquín Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work a high sensitivity optical fiber humidity sensor (OFHS) is presented. The configuration chosen for this purpose is a cladding-etched single mode optical fiber (CE-SMF) coated with a thin film of tin oxide ...
    • Humidity sensor based on Bragg gratings developed on the end facet of an optical fiber by sputtering of one single material 

      Ascorbe Muruzabal, Joaquín Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The refractive index of sputtered indium oxide nanocoatings has been altered just by changing the sputtering parameters, such as pressure. These induced changes have been exploited for the generation of a grating on the ...
    • Improving the width of lossy mode resonances in a reflection configuration D-shaped fiber by nanocoating laser ablation 

      Fuentes Lorenzo, Omar Upna; Vaiano, Patrizio; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (Optical Society of America, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The full width at half maximum (FWHM) of lossy mode resonances (LMRs) in the optical spectrum depends on the homogeneity of the thin film deposited. In this Letter, a method for improving the FWHM is applied for an LMR ...
    • Increasing the sensitivity of an optic level sensor with a wavelength and phase sensitive single-mode multimode single-mode (SMS) fiber structure 

      Fuentes Lorenzo, Omar Upna; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Vento, José R.; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna Orcid; Gallego, E.E.; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The sensitivity of a liquid level sensor based on a single-mode-multimode-single-mode fiber structure has been increased by hydrofluoric acid etching. The etching process was analyzed and monitored both theoretical and ...
    • 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 ...
    • Lossy mode resonance sensors based on lateral light incidence in nanocoated planar waveguides 

      Fuentes Lorenzo, Omar Upna; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (Nature Research, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The deposition of an indium oxide (In2O3) thin film on conventional planar waveguides (a coverslip and a glass slide) allows generating lossy mode resonances (LMR) by lateral incidence of light on the waveguide and by ...
    • 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 ...