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    • Detection of ethanol in human breath using optical fiber long period grating coated with metal-organic frameworks 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Hromadka, Jiri; Tokay, Begum; Correia, Ricardo; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Morgan, Stephen P.; Korposh, Sergiy (MDPI, 2017)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      An optical fiber sensor for ethanol detection in exhaled breath has been developed. It has been fabricated by functionalizing a Long Period Grating with a metal-organic framework, ZIF-8. The sensor’s response was tested ...
    • Development of an aptamer based luminescent optical fiber sensor for the continuous monitoring of Hg2+ in aqueous media 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A fluorescent optical fiber sensor for the detection of mercury (Hg2+) ions in aqueous solutions is presented in this work. The sensor was based on a fluorophore-labeled thymine (T)-rich oligodeoxyribonucleotide (ON) ...
    • 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 ...
    • Luminescence-based optical fiber oxygen sensors fabricated by means of layer-by-layer nano-assembly 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid (2018)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      Over the last decades, luminescence quenching has been established as a widespread technique for gaseous oxygen monitoring in a broad range of applications. Thus, considerable effort has been made to manufacture luminescent ...
    • Luminescence-based optical sensors fabricated by means of the layer-by-layer nano-assembly technique 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Luminescence-based sensing applications range from agriculture to biology, including medicine and environmental care, which indicates the importance of this technique as a detection tool. Luminescent optical sensors are ...
    • 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 ...
    • An optimized method based on digitalized Lissajous curve to determine lifetime of luminescent materials on optical fiber sensors 

      Ridruejo Muro, Adrián; Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A method is proposed to determine lifetime of luminescent emissions based on the phase shift measurement employing the digitalized Lissajous representation: this diagram has been typically used with analogical algorithms, ...
    • Peculiarities of the structural and optical properties of rare-earth-doped phosphate glasses for temperature sensing applications 

      Elisa, M.; Iordache, S.M.; Iordache, A.M.; Vasiliu, I.C.; Grigorescu, C.E.A.; Sava, B.A.; Boroica, L.; Filip, A.V.; Dinca, M.C.; Bartha, C.; Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Eu, Er, Yb-Er, and Dy-doped phosphate glasses were prepared by a wet-route processing of chemical precursors followed by melt-quenching and annealing. XRD measurements highlighted the amorphous nature of the investigated ...
    • Route towards a label-free optical waveguide sensing platform based on lossy mode resonances 

      Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna Orcid; Zubiate Orzanco, Pablo Upna Orcid; Ozcariz Celaya, Aritz Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna Orcid; Urrutia Azcona, Aitor Upna Orcid; López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid; Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Ascorbe Muruzabal, Joaquín Upna Orcid; Vitoria Pascual, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Imas González, José Javier Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Díaz Lucas, Silvia Upna Orcid; Hernáez Sáenz de Zaitigui, Miguel Upna Orcid; Goicoechea Fernández, Javier Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid (IFSA Publishing, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      According to recent market studies of the North American company Allied Market Research, the field of photonic sensors is an emerging strategic field for the following years and it is expected to garner $18 billion by ...
    • Straightforward nano patterning on optical fiber for sensors development 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Elia Lorente, Victor Upna; Delgado Camón, Arantzazu Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid (Optical Society of America, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A simple method to prepare a nano pattern along the surface of an optical fiber is applied in this Letter to develop a pH sensor. The template is made of a block copolymer that defines specific locations where gold nano ...
    • Trends in the design of intensity-based optical fiber biosensors (2010–2020) 

      Acha Morrás, Nerea de Upna Orcid; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna Orcid; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      There exists an increasing interest in monitoring low concentrations of biochemical species, as they allow the early-stage detection of illnesses or the monitoring of the environment quality. Thus, both companies and ...