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    • Evaluation of mechanical tomato harvesting using wireless sensors 

      Arazuri Garín, Silvia Upna; Arana Navarro, Ignacio Upna; Jarén Ceballos, Carmen Upna (MDPI, 2010)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The harvesting of processing tomatoes is fully mechanised and it is well known that during harvest, fruits are subjected to mechanical stress causing physical injuries, including skin punctures, pulp and cell rupture. Some ...
    • Evaluation of risk factors in fatal accidents in agriculture 

      Arana Navarro, Ignacio Upna; Mangado Ederra, Jesús Upna; Arnal Atarés, Pedro Upna; Arazuri Garín, Silvia Upna; Alfaro López, José Ramón Upna; Jarén Ceballos, Carmen Upna (Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria (INIA), 2010)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      En el ámbito agrario se producen anualmente muchos accidentes mortales, no siendo todos ellos registrados oficialmente como accidentes laborales. El objetivo de esta investigación es comparar los datos reales y oficiales ...
    • Evaluation of surface roughness parameters in agricultural soils with different tillage conditions using a laser profile meter 

      Martínez de Aguirre Escobar, Alejandro Upna; Álvarez-Mozos, Jesús Upna; Giménez Díaz, Rafael Upna (Elsevier, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Surface roughness crucially affects the hydrological and erosive behaviours of soils. In agricultural areas surface roughness is directly related to tillage, whose action strongly affects the key physical properties of ...
    • Evaluation of the improvement of streamflow prediction through the assimilation of remotely sensed soil moisture observations 

      Loizu Maeztu, Javier Upna (2017)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      El objetivo principal de esta tesis es evaluar si la asimilacion de datos de humedad superficial del suelo obtenidos mediante tecnicas de teledeteccion, en modelos hidrologicos es capaz de mejorar la prediccion de caudales ...
    • Evaluation of TOPLATS on three Mediterranean catchments 

      Loizu Maeztu, Javier Upna; Álvarez-Mozos, Jesús Upna; Casalí Sarasíbar, Javier Upna; Goñi Garatea, Mikel Upna (Elsevier, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Physically based hydrological models are complex tools that provide a complete description of the different processes occurring on a catchment. The TOPMODEL-based Land-Atmosphere Transfer Scheme (TOPLATS) simulates water ...
    • Evaluation of topographic correction algorithms on satellite images 

      Sola Torralba, Ion Upna (2016)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      Este trabajo contribuye al previamente limitado conocimiento acerca del rendimiento de los métodos de corrección topográfica proponiendo una nueva metodología de evaluación basada en imágenes sintéticas. Esta nueva metodología ...
    • Factors controlling sediment export in a small agricultural watershed in Navarre (Spain) 

      Giménez Díaz, Rafael Upna; Casalí Sarasíbar, Javier Upna; Grande Esteban, Ildefonso Upna; Díez Beregaña, Javier Upna; Campo-Bescós, Miguel Upna; Álvarez-Mozos, Jesús Upna; Goñi Garatea, Mikel Upna (Elsevier, 2012)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      It is recognised that the hydrological and erosion processes in watersheds are very much conditioned by the (inter)action of a number of variables. This paper covers a 15-year period of studying those factors that have ...
    • Gully geometry: what are we measuring? 

      Casalí Sarasíbar, Javier Upna; Giménez Díaz, Rafael Upna; Campo-Bescós, Miguel Upna (European Geosciences UnionCopernicus Publications, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Much of the research on (ephemeral) gully erosion comprises the determination of the geometry of these eroded channels, especially their width and depth. This is not a simple task due to uncertainty generated by the wide ...
    • Hallazgo de treintaiséis nuevas estelas de Navarra 

      Ukar Muruzábal, Jesús Upna (Gobierno de Navarra. Institución Príncipe de Viana, 1993)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      El presente estudio describe el hallazgo de 31 nuevas estelas de Navarra.
    • Hydrological signatures based on event runoff coefficients in rural catchments of the Iberian Peninsula 

      Taguas, Encarnación V.; Nadal-Romero, Estela; Ayuso, José L.; Casalí Sarasíbar, Javier Upna; Cid, Patricio; Dafonte, Jorge; Canatário-Duarte, Antonio; Ferreira, Carla S.S.; Giménez Díaz, Rafael Upna; Giráldez, Juan V.; Gómez-Macpherson, Helena; Gómez, Jose A.; González-Hidalgo, J. Carlos; Lana Renault, Noemí; Lucía, Ana; Mateos, Luciano; Pérez, Rafael; Rodríguez-Blanco, M. Luz; Schnabel, Susanne; Serrano-Muela, M. Pilar; Taboada-Castro, M. Mercedes; Taboada-Castro, M. Teresa; Zabaleta, Ane (Wolters Kluwer, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Hydrological signatures are indices that help to describe the behavior of catchments. These indices can also be used to transfer information from gauged to ungauged catchments. In this study, different approaches were ...
    • Influence of surface roughness measurement scale on radar backscattering in different agricultural soils 

      Martínez de Aguirre Escobar, Alejandro Upna; Álvarez-Mozos, Jesús Upna; Lievens, Hans; Verhoest, Niko E. C. (IEEE, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Soil surface roughness strongly affects the scattering of microwaves on the soil surface and determines the backscattering coefficient (σ 0 ) observed by radar sensors. Previous studies have shown important scale issues ...
    • Influence of surface roughness sample size for C-band SAR backscatter applications on agricultural soils 

      Martínez de Aguirre Escobar, Alejandro Upna; Álvarez-Mozos, Jesús Upna; Lievens, Hans; Verhoest, Niko E. C.; Giménez Díaz, Rafael Upna (IEEE, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Soil surface roughness determines the backscatter coefficient observed by radar sensors. The objective of this letter was to determine the surface roughness sample size required in synthetic aperture radar applications and ...
    • Influence of surface roughness spatial variability and temporal dynamics on the retrieval of soil moisture from SAR observations 

      Álvarez-Mozos, Jesús Upna; Verhoest, Niko E. C.; Larrañaga, Arantzazu Upna; Casalí Sarasíbar, Javier Upna; González de Audícana Amenábar, María Upna (MDPI, 2009)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Radar-based surface soil moisture retrieval has been subject of intense research during the last decades. However, several difficulties hamper the operational estimation of soil moisture based on currently available ...
    • Magnesium oxide as alternative binder for unfired clay bricks manufacturing 

      Espuelas Zuazu, Sandra Upna; Omer, Joshua; Marcelino Sádaba, Sara Upna; Echeverría, Angel María Upna; Seco Meneses, Andrés Upna (Elsevier, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Replacement of fired bricks by unfired ones could be an effective way to reduce the building industryenvironmental footprint: Their manufacture not only requires less energy and natural resources but alsogenerates less waste. ...
    • Mathematical models to describe the volumetric shrinkage rate of red beans during drying 

      Correa, P. C.; Resende, O.; Arazuri Garín, Silvia Upna; Jarén Ceballos, Carmen Upna; Oliveira, Gabriel H. H. de (Associação Brasileira de Engenharia Agrícola, 2011)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The present study aimed to determine the volumetric shrinkage rate of bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) seeds during air-drying under different conditions of air, temperature and relative humidity, and to adjust several ...
    • Metodología interna en la formación académica 

      Martínez Ilundáin, José Manuel Upna (2014)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      Se define la metodología interna de la formación académica como un plan de investigación que permite mejorar el rendimiento académico de una forma continua y autónoma. Por tanto, dicha metodología permite al docente ...
    • Monitoring water vapour with GNSS during a heavy rainfall event in the Spanish Mediterranean area 

      Priego, E.; Jones, J.; Porres, M. J.; Seco Meneses, Andrés Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The Spanish Mediterranean area is periodically affected by torrential rainfall events during autumn. In September 2012, one of these episodes took place with up to 50 mm of rain in a 1-hour period and with more than 300 ...
    • Multi-criteria evaluation of topographic correction methods 

      Sola Torralba, Ion Upna; González de Audícana Amenábar, María Upna; Álvarez-Mozos, Jesús Upna (Elsevier, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In the last decades, several topographic correction methods (TOC) have been proposed, but there is not an agreement on the best method. Furthermore, different evaluation criteria have been used in the past, and there is ...
    • A multi-year analysis of traffic accidents involving agricultural tractors 

      Arnal Atarés, Pedro Upna; López Maestresalas, Ainara Upna; Arazuri Garín, Silvia Upna; Mangado Ederra, Jesús Upna; Jarén Ceballos, Carmen Upna (AIDIC, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The agricultural sector in Spain is responsible for a high rate of accidents every year, and many of them are traffic accidents. Tractors are a relatively rare sight on roads, meaning that the incidence of accidents involving ...
    • Multitemporal evaluation of topographic correction algorithms using synthetic images 

      Sola Torralba, Ion Upna; Álvarez-Mozos, Jesús Upna; González de Audícana Amenábar, María Upna; Torres Escribano, José Luis Upna (SPIE, 2012)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Land cover classification and quantitative analysis of multispectral data in mountainous regions is considerably hampered by the influence of topography on the spectral response pattern. In the last years, different ...