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    • Active control for medium-frequency transformers flux-balancing in a novel three-phase topology for cascaded conversion structures 

      Lumbreras Magallón, David Upna Orcid; Barrios Rípodas, Ernesto Upna Orcid; Navarrete, Manuel; Balda Belzunegui, Julián; González Senosiain, Roberto Upna; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2020)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Efficiency and power density are important parameters in the design of power electronics converters. In many applications, low-frequency transformers are being substituted for medium-frequency and high-frequency transformers ...
    • Adaptive voltage control of the DC/DC boost stage in PV converters with small input capacitor 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In the case of photovoltaic (PV) systems, an adequate PV voltage regulation is fundamental in order to both maximize and limit the power. For this purpose, a large input capacitor has traditionally been used. However, when ...
    • Analysis of the main battery characterization techniques and experimental comparison of commercial 18650 Li-ion cells 

      Soto Cabria, Adrián Upna Orcid; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Over the coming years, major growth in the use of Li-ion batteries is expected, both in electric mobility as well as in stationary applications, be it in self-consumption systems and micro grids or in large renewable power ...
    • Analytical modeling of high-frequency winding loss in round-wire toroidal inductors 

      Elizondo Martínez, David Upna Orcid; Barrios Rípodas, Ernesto Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2020)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Toroidal inductors are present in many different industrial applications, thus, still receive researchers' attention. AC winding loss in these inductors have become a major issue in the design process, since switching ...
    • Applied method to model the thermal runaway of lithium-ion batteries 

      Lalinde Sainz, Iñaki; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2021)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The thermal runaway (TR) is one of the most dangerous phenomena related to lithium-ion batteries. For this reason, there are different proposals in the literature for its modelling. Most of these proposed models take into ...
    • Characterization and capacity dispersion of lithium-ion second-life batteries from electric vehicles 

      Braco Sola, Elisa Upna; San Martín Biurrun, Idoia Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Nowadays, electric vehicle batteries reutilization is considered such as a feasible alternative to recycling, as it allows to benefit from their remaining energy and to enlarge their lifetime. Stationary applications as ...
    • Combined dynamic programming and region-elimination technique algorithm for optimal sizing and management of lithium-ion batteries for photovoltaic plants 

      Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna Orcid; Heck, Michael; Jantsch, Martin; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid (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, ...
    • Comparison of Linear and and Small-Signal Models for Inverter-Based Microgrids 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2014)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Frequency and voltage regulation in droop-based microgrids is generally modeled using small-signal analysis. In order to ensure accuracy, existing models do not decouple real and reactive power responses. However, the ...
    • 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 ...
    • Control design and stability analysis of power converters: the MIMO generalized bode criterion 

      Samanes Pascual, Javier Upna Orcid; Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna Orcid; Barrios Rípodas, Ernesto Upna Orcid; Lumbreras Magallón, David Upna Orcid; López Taberna, Jesús Upna Orcid; Gubía Villabona, Eugenio Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid (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 Orcid; Samanes Pascual, Javier Upna Orcid; Barrios Rípodas, Ernesto Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna Orcid (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 ...
    • Critical comparison of energy management algorithms for lithium-ion batteries in renewable power plants 

      Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna Orcid; Soto Cabria, Adrián Upna Orcid; García Solano, Miguel Upna Orcid; Parra Laita, Íñigo de la Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Lithium-ion batteries are gaining importance for a variety of applications due to their price decrease and characteristics improvement. A good energy management strategy is required in order to increase the profitability ...
    • DC capacitance reduction in photovoltaic inverters based on PV voltage feed-forward compensation 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2021)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In the case of photovoltaic (PV) inverters, an adequate input voltage regulation is fundamental to maximize or limit the power. When employing the traditional control, the input capacitance requires to be oversized in order ...
    • DC capacitance reduction in three-phase photovoltaic inverters by using virtual impedance emulation 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      DC voltage regulation in grid-connected three-phase PV inverters is a fundamental requirement. In order to reduce the influence of the PV non-linear behavior and ensure stability in the whole operating range, the input ...
    • Design and on-field validation of an embedded system for monitoring second-life electric vehicle lithium-ion batteries 

      Castillo Martínez, Diego Hilario; Rodríguez Rodríguez, Adolfo Josué; Soto Cabria, Adrián Upna Orcid; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna Orcid; Vargas Requena, Dávid Tomás; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid; Rodríguez Rodríguez, Wenceslao Eduardo (MDPI, 2022)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In the last few years, the growing demand for electric vehicles (EVs) in the transportation sector has contributed to the increased use of electric rechargeable batteries. At present, lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are the ...
    • Development of energy management strategies for the sizing of a fast charging station for electric buses 

      Ojer Palacios, Iñaki Upna; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna Orcid; Pascual Miqueleiz, Julio María Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2020)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The electric vehicle contributes to reduce greenhouse gases emissions and get a greater integration of renewable energy. In this context, the implementation of urban buses implies the development of new grid infrastructures ...
    • Distributed opportunistic wireless mapping system towards smart city service provision 

      Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna Orcid; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; López Martín, Antonio Upna Orcid; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2021)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The knowledge of wireless signal distribution within an urban scenario can provide useful information to users as well as to enhance connectivity and device operation or to perform municipal logistics based on crowd density ...
    • Dynamic modeling and simulation of a pressurized alkaline water electrolyzer: a multiphysics approach 

      Iribarren Zabalegui, Álvaro Upna; Barrios Rípodas, Ernesto Upna Orcid; Ibaiondo, Harkaitz; Sánchez-Ruiz, Alain; Arza, Joseba; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2021)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this paper a dynamic model for the simulation of pressurized alkaline water electrolyzers is presented. The model has been developed following a multiphysics approach, integrating electrochemical, thermodynamic, heat ...
    • Effect of the inner current loop on the voltage regulation for three-phase photovoltaic inverters 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2020)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In three-phase grid-connected PV inverters, regulating the input voltage is a fundamental requirement. In order to reduce the influence of the PV non-linear behavior and ensure stability in the whole operating range, the ...
    • Energy management strategy for a battery-diesel stand-alone system with distributed PV generation based on grid frequency modulation 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Barricarte Rivas, David Upna; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A hybrid PV-Battery-Diesel configuration is very attractive for stand-alone systems in terms of cost and reliability. In many applications, the battery and the diesel generator are centralized and generate the AC grid while ...