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    • All-PM fiber loop mirror interferometer analysis and simultaneous measurement of temperature and mechanical vibration 

      Leandro González, Daniel Upna; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, a new all-polarization maintaining (PM) fiber loop mirror interferometer is proposed and validated as temperature and mechanical vibration sensor. The scheme employs the arms of a PM coupler as communication ...
    • High resolution polarization-independent highbirefringence fiber loop mirror sensor 

      Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Bravo Acha, Mikel Upna; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (Optical Society of America, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, two all polarization-maintaining (PM) highbirefringence (Hi-Bi) fiber loop mirrors (FLM) which are immune to external polarization perturbations are validated both theoretically and experimentally. Simplified ...
    • High sensitivity fiber-optic liquid level sensor using biconical tapered fibers 

      Júdez Colorado, Aitor Upna; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Pérez Herrera, Rosa Ana Upna; Galarza Galarza, Marko Upna; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (Optical Society of America, 2018)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      A liquid level sensor is presented using a biconical tapered standard single-mode fiber, being its main characteristic an outstanding sensitivity for a low cost transducer. Temperature compensation is enabled with the same ...
    • High-resolution transversal load sensor using a random distributed feedback fiber laser 

      Miguel Soto, Verónica de Upna; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (SPIE, 2016)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work, a new application of random distributed feedback lasers to fiber optic sensing has been presented. The particular properties of these lasers, such as the lack of longitudinal modes and high stability, have ...
    • Interferometric vs wavelength selective optical fiber sensors for cryogenic temperature measurements 

      Miguel Soto, Verónica de Upna; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; López Aldaba, Aitor Upna; Beato López, Juan Jesús Upna; Pérez de Landazábal Berganzo, José Ignacio Upna; Auguste, Jean-Louis; Jamier, Raphael; Roy, Philippe; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (SPIE, 2017)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work, a preliminary study of the behavior of two different interferometric fiber optic sensors and two different wavelength selective fiber optic sensors is performed. A photonic cristal fiber Fabry-Pérot interferometer, ...
    • L-band multiwavelength single-longitudinal mode fiber laser for sensing applications 

      Pérez Herrera, Rosa Ana Upna; Ullán Nieto, Ángel; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Fernández Vallejo, Montserrat Upna; Quintela, M. A.; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna; López Higuera, José Miguel; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (IEEE / OSA, 2012)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, a novel single-longitudinal-mode (SLM) four-wavelength laser configuration for sensing applications in the L-band is proposed and experimentally demonstrated. The sensor system presented here is based on ring ...
    • Micro-drilled optical fiber for enhanced laser strain sensors 

      Pérez Herrera, Rosa Ana Upna; Bravo Acha, Mikel Upna; Roldán Varona, Pablo; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Rodríguez Cobo, L.; López Higuera, José Miguel; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (SPIE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work, we present an experimental measurement of temperature and strain sensitivities of a micro-drilled optical fiber (MDOF). The MDOF consisted of a quasi-randomly distributed reflector along a single mode fiber ...
    • Multiplexing optical fiber Fabry-Perot interferometers based on air-microcavities 

      Pérez Herrera, Rosa Ana Upna; Novais, S.; Bravo Acha, Mikel Upna; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Silva, Susana; Frazão, Orlando; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (SPIE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work we demonstrate the multiplexing capability of new optical fiber Fabry-Perot interferometers based on airmicrocavities using a commercial FBG interrogator. Three optimized air-microcavity interferometer sensors ...
    • Narrow-linewidth multi-wavelength random distributed feedback laser 

      Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Rota Rodrigo, Sergio Upna; Ardanaz, Diego; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (IEEE / OSA, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, narrow-band emission lines are generated by means of two random distributed feedback fiber laser schemes. Spectral line-widths as narrow as 3.2 pm have been measured, which significantly improves previous ...
    • New multiplexing structures for fiber optic sensors 

      Leandro González, Daniel Upna (2016)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      El campo de la fibra óptica ha sufrido una rápida evolución durante las últimas décadas debido a sus buenas prestaciones en aplicaciones de telecomunicaciones. Aprovechando este avance científico y técnico en componentes ...
    • Quasi-distributed vibration sensing based on weak reflectors and STFT demodulation 

      Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Zhu, Mengshi; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna; Muruyama, Hideaki (IEEE, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      In this work, a new system is proposed for quasi-distributed vibration sensing based on the Doppler effect. The setup employs an optical frequency domain reflectometer (OFDR) and an array of weak reflectors. The short-time ...
    • Quasi-distributed vibration sensing using OFDR and weak reflectors 

      Zhu, Mengshi; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna; Murayama, Hideaki (Optical Society of America, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The authors proposed a quasi-distributed vibration sensing technique using in-line weak reflectors and optical frequency domain reflectometry (OFDR). As a result, they achieved an 8 kHz measurable vibration frequency with ...
    • Random fiber lasers: application to fiber optic sensors networks 

      López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Miguel Soto, Verónica de Upna; Bravo Acha, Mikel Upna; Fernández Vallejo, Montserrat Upna; Pérez Herrera, Rosa Ana Upna (IEEE, 2017)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Recently, random mirrors have been proposed as a method to create fiber laser cavities. This kind of cavity is based on cooperative Rayleigh scattering, which is generated along a fiber due to the material inhomogeneities ...
    • Real-time FFT analysis for interferometric sensors multiplexing 

      Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Bravo Acha, Mikel Upna; Ortigosa Cayetano, Amaia; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (IEEE / OSA, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a theoretical and experimental study of two interferometric sensor multiplexing schemes has been carried out by means of the fast Fourier transform (FFT) analysis. This work addresses one of the main drawbacks ...
    • Simultaneous measurement of strain and temperature using a single emission line 

      Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Ams, Martin; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna; Sun, Tong; Grattan, Kenneth T. V. (IEEE / OSA, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, we present and demonstrate a novel sensor system for simultaneous measurement of strain and temperature through a unique combination of a long period grating (LPG) and a fiber laser based on a fiber Bragg ...
    • Simultaneous temperature and vibration monitoring using an all-PM fiber loop mirror interferometer 

      Leandro González, Daniel Upna; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (SPIE, 2017)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work, an all-polarization maintaining fiber loop mirror interferometer is presented and validated as vibration and temperature sensor without crosstalk between measurands. The system is entirely built using ...
    • Stable multi-wavelength erbium fiber ring laser with optical feedback for remote sensing 

      Díaz Lucas, Silvia Upna; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (IEEE / OSA, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, we demonstrate a stable fiber sensing system for remote temperature measurements, where the sensing element is an array of four fiber Bragg gratings (FBGs) and sensor interrogation is achieved with a ...
    • Study of optical fiber sensors for cryogenic temperature measurements 

      Miguel Soto, Verónica de Upna; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; López Aldaba, Aitor Upna; Beato López, Juan Jesús Upna; Pérez de Landazábal Berganzo, José Ignacio Upna; Auguste, Jean-Louis; Jamier, Raphael; Roy, Philippe; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (MDPI, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, the performance of five different fiber optic sensors at cryogenic temperatures has been analyzed. A photonic crystal fiber Fabry-Pérot interferometer, two Sagnac interferometers, a commercial fiber Bragg ...
    • Tunable SESAM-based mode-locked soliton fiber laser in linear cavity by axial-strain applied to a FBG 

      Aporta, I.; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; Quintela, M. A.; Pérez Herrera, Rosa Ana Upna; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna; López Higuera, José Miguel (IEEE, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A self-started stable tunable mode-locked (ML) soliton fiber laser in a linear cavity structure composed by commercial passive elements is presented in this paper. It is based on the combination of an Erbium doped fiber ...
    • Ultra-long (275 km) random distributed feedback fiber laser for remote sensor monitoring 

      Miguel Soto, Verónica de Upna; Leandro González, Daniel Upna; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna (Optical Society of America, 2018)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      An interferometric sensor located 275 km away from the monitoring station has been interrogated by a double-pumped random distributed feedback fiber laser, reaching the longest distance in fiber optic remote sensing reported ...