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    • Contribution to the development of functional nanostructured coatings based on silver nanoparticles 

      Rivero Fuente, Pedro José Upna (2014)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      Esta tesis se centra en la síntesis de nanopartículas de plata (AgNPs) y su posterior incorporación en recubrimientos delgados usando dos métodos alternativos: el proceso de síntesis in situ (ISS) de AgNPs y la técnica de ...
    • Deposition of an overlay with electrostactic self-assembly method in long period fiber gratings 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Achaerandio, Miguel Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna (Optical Society of America, 2005)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      It was proved that the deposition of an overlay material onto a long-period fiber grating causes important shifts in the wavelengths of the typical attenuation bands that are caused by coupling between cladding and core ...
    • Deposition of coatings on long-period fiber gratings: tunnel effect analogy 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna (Springer, 2006)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The sensitivity of Long-period fiber gratings (LPFGs), coated with high-refractive-index thin film overlays, to the refractive index and the thickness of the overlay, and to the ambient refractive index, can be enhanced ...
    • Enhancement of sensitivity in long period fiber gratings with deposition of low refractive index materials 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna (Optical Society of America, 2005)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      It was proved [Opt. Lett. 30, 720 (2005)] that the deposition of an overlay of higher refractive index than that of the cladding on a long-period fiber grating (LPFG) causes large shifts in the attenuation bands induced by ...
    • Generation of lossy mode resonances by deposition of high-refractive-index coatings on uncladded multimode optical fibers 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna; Sánchez Zábal, Pedro Upna; Hernáez Sáenz de Zaitigui, Miguel Upna; Fernández Valdivielso, Carlos Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (IOP Publishing Ltd, 2010)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A comparative study of lossy mode resonances generated by depositing two different materials is presented. The two materials selected are indium tin oxide (ITO) and indium oxide. The two materials present different ...
    • Generation of selective fringes with cascaded long-period gratings 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Achaerandio, Miguel Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (IEEE, 2006)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The inscription of cascaded long-period gratings of different periods in optical fiber permits us to obtain both narrowband and wideband filters in the same spectrum. If used as an optical transducer, it may permit us ...
    • Influence in cladding mode distribution of overlay deposition on long-period fiber gratings 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna (Optical Society of America, 2006)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A thin overlay of higher refractive index than that of the cladding of a long-period fiber grating induces in cladding modes strong variations in effective index, mode profile, cross-coupling coefficient with the core ...
    • Long period fiber gratings with overlay of variable refractive index 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna (IEEE, 2005)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A theoretical analysis is presented of a long-period fiber grating (LPFG) with an overlay of variable refractive index. The highest sensitivity of the resonance wavelengths to variations in the refractive index of the ...
    • Nanodeposition of materials with complex refractive index in long period fiber gratings 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Achaerandio, Miguel Upna (IEEE, 2005)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      An overlay of higher refractive index than the cladding is deposited on a Long Period Fiber Grating (LPFG). This permits to improve in a great manner the sensitivity of the device to ambient and overlay refractive index ...
    • Nanofabrication of phase-shifted Bragg gratings on the end facet of multimode fiber towards development of optical filters and sensors 

      Gallego, E.E.; Ascorbe Muruzabal, Joaquín Upna; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This work describes the process of nanofabrication of phase-shifted Bragg gratings on the end facet of a multimode optical fiber with a pulsed DC sputtering system based on a single target. Several structures have been ...
    • Optical fiber sensors based on nanoparticle-embedded coatings 

      Urrutia Azcona, Aitor Upna; Goicoechea Fernández, Javier Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The use of nanoparticles (NPs) in scientific applications has attracted the attention of many researchers in the last few years. The use of NPs can help researchers to tune the physical characteristics of the sensing coating ...
    • Optical fiber sensors based on nanostructured materials for environmental applications 

      Rodríguez Rodríguez, Adolfo Josué (2014)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      La contaminación ambiental es la presencia de agentes físicos, químicos o biológicos presentes en el agua, suelo y aire; siendo perjudiciales para la salud de las personas, así como para la vida vegetal y animal. Las ...
    • Optimización de dispositivos en fibra óptica basados en resonancias de modos con pérdidas para aplicaciones en biosensores 

      Zubiate Orzanco, Pablo Upna (2018)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia
      El desarrollo de los sensores en fibra óptica combinado con el avance de la nanotecnología ha proporcionado una excelente oportunidad para el desarrollo de nuevas plataformas sensoras ópticas portátiles, ligeras y de alto ...
    • 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; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna (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, ...
    • Overcoming non-local effects and Brillouin threshold limitations in Brillouin optical time domain sensors 

      Ruiz Lombera, Rubén; Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier Upna; Sagüés García, Mikel Upna; Mirapeix, Jesús; López Higuera, José Miguel; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna (IEEE, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We demonstrate, for the first time to our knowledge, a Brillouin optical time domain analysis (BOTDA) sensor that is able to operate with a probe power larger than the Brillouin threshold of the deployed sensing fiber ...
    • Polarization diversity scheme for BOTDA sensors based on a double orthogonal pump interaction 

      Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier Upna; López Fernandino, Felipe; Sagüés García, Mikel Upna; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna (IEEE, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We introduce a Brillouin optical time domain analysis (BOTDA) sensor deploying a novel polarization diversity technique based on the use of two orthogonal pump pulses which simultaneously interact with a phase modulated ...
    • Sensitivity enhancement experimental demonstration using a low cutoff wavelength SMS modified structure coated with a pH sensitive film 

      Rodríguez-Rodríguez, W.E.; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Rodríguez Rodríguez, Adolfo Josué; Domínguez-Cruz, R.F. (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      The multimode interference (MMI) effect in a single mode-multimode-single mode (SMS) can be used fordevelopment of wavelength shift detection based sensors. In this work, the focus is centered on obtainingwavelength shifts ...
    • Sensors based on thin-film coated cladding removed multimode optical fiber and single-mode multimode single-mode fiber: a comparative study 

      Del Villar, Ignacio Upna; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna; Hernáez Sáenz de Zaitigui, Miguel Upna; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Ruiz Zamarreño, Carlos Upna; Sánchez Zábal, Pedro Upna; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Two simple optical fibre structures that do not require the inscription of a grating, a cladding removed multimode optical fibre (CRMOF) and a single-mode multimode single-mode structure (SMS), are compared in terms of ...
    • Vibration detection using optical fiber sensors 

      Rodríguez García, Yoany; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna; Goicoechea Fernández, Javier Upna (Hindawi, 2010)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Condition monitoring of heavy electromechanical equipment is commonly accomplished in the industry using vibration analysis. Several techniques, mainly based on capacitive and piezoelectric accelerometers, have been applied ...