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    • A comprehensive survey on 'circular polarized antennas' for existing and emerging wireless communication technologies 

      Nadeem, Iram; Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Babaeian, Fatemeh; Althuwayb, Ayman Abdulhadi; Virdee, Bal S.; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna Orcid; Khan, Salahuddin; Huynen, Isabelle; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Denidni, Tayeb A.; Limiti, Ernesto (IOP Publishing, 2022)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Circular polarized (CP) antennas are well suited for long-distance transmission attainment. In order to be adaptable for beyond 5G communication, a detailed and systematic investigation of their important conventional ...
    • Simultaneous generation of surface plasmon and lossy mode resonances in the same planar platform 

      Fuentes Lorenzo, Omar Upna; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Domínguez Catena, Iris Upna Orcid; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Matías Maestro, Ignacio Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2022)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A planar waveguide consisting of a coverslip for a microscope glass slide was deposited in one of its two faces with two materials: silver and indium tin oxide (ITO). The incidence of light by the edge of the coverslip ...
    • Experimental assessment of first- and second-life electric vehicle batteries: performance, capacity dispersion, and aging 

      Braco Sola, Elisa Upna; San Martín Biurrun, Idoia Upna Orcid; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Nowadays, the reuse of electric vehicle batteries is considered to be a feasible alternative to recycling, as it allows them to benefit from their remaining energy capacity and to enlarge their lifetime. Stationary ...
    • A metasurface-based single-layered compact AMC-backed dual-band antenna for off-body IoT devices 

      Ahmad, Sarosh; Paracha, Kashif Nisar; Sheikh, Yawar Ali; Ghaffar, Adnan; Butt, Arslan Dawood; Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Soh, Ping Jack; Khan, Salahuddin; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this article, a compact printed monopole dual-band antenna using artificial magnetic conductor (AMC)-plane with improved gain and broader bandwidth, applicable for off-body internet of things (IoT) devices is presented. ...
    • Optimum power transfer in RF front end systems using adaptive impedance matching technique 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna Orcid; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Althuwayb, Ayman Abdulhadi; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Huynen, Isabelle; Denidni, Tayeb A.; Limiti, Ernesto (Nature Research, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Matching the antenna’s impedance to the RF-front-end of a wireless communications system is challenging as the impedance varies with its surround environment. Autonomously matching the antenna to the RF-front-end is therefore ...
    • Dual-polarized highly folded bowtie antenna with slotted self-grounded structure for sub-6 GHz 5G applications 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; See, Chan H.; Shukla, Panchamkumar; Mansouri Moghaddam, Sadegh; Zaman, Ashraf Uz; Shafqaat, Samia; Akinsolu, Mobayode O.; Liu, Bo; Yang, Jian; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Limiti, Ernesto (IEEE, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a novel dual-polarized highly-folded self-grounded Bowtie antenna that is excited through I-shaped slots is proposed for applications in sub-6GHz 5G multiple-input-multiple-output (MIMO) antenna systems. The ...
    • Compact groove diamond antenna in gap waveguide technology with broadband circular polarization at millimeter waves 

      Pérez, Dayan Upna Orcid; Torres García, Alicia E. Upna Orcid; Ederra Urzainqui, Íñigo Upna Orcid; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, three compact antennas using the Ridge Gap Waveguide (RGW) technology working in the millimeter-wave band (60 GHz), with a high-purity and broadband circular polarization (CP) are numerically and experimentally ...
    • Double-port slotted-antenna with multiple miniaturized radiators for wideband wireless communication systems and portable devices 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Khalily, Mohsen; Virdee, Bal S.; Ali, Abdul; Shukla, Panchamkumar; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Limiti, Ernesto (Electromagnetics Academy, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Proof-of-concept is presented of a novel slot antenna structure with two excitation ports. Although this antenna provides a wide impedance bandwidth, its peak gain and optimum radiation efficiency are observed at its ...
    • Label-free wavelength and phase detection based SMS fiber immunosensors optimized with cladding etching 

      Cardona-Maya, Yamile; Socorro Leránoz, Abián Bentor Upna Orcid; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Cruz, José Luis; Corres Sanz, Jesús María Upna Orcid; Botero-Cadavid, Juan F. (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The performance of E-SMS (Etched Singlemode-Multimode-Singlemode) optical fiber structures as immunosensors has been assessed by the implementation of antibody/antigen immunoassays. Through this procedure it has been ...
    • Long period fiber grating for biosensing: an improved design methodology to enhance add-layer sensitivity 

      Bandyopadhyay, Sankhyabrata; Del Villar, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Basumallick, Nandini; Biswas, Palas; Dey, Tanoy Kumar; Bandyopadhyay, Somnath (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We present our theoretical study on the design of LPFG sensor where its add-layer sensitivity is enhanced. addlayer sensitivity quantifies the sensitivity of the sensor to the changes taking place within few tens of ...
    • Phase reversal technique applied to fishnet metalenses 

      Pacheco-Peña, Víctor Upna Orcid; Minin, Igor V.; Minin, Oleg V.; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna Orcid (Hindawi, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this work, the fishnet metamaterial is applied to several converging metalenses by combining the zoning, reference phase, and phase reversal techniques. First, the zoning and reference phase techniques are implemented ...
    • Ku band low profile asymmetric Bull’s-Eye antenna with reduced side lobes and monopole feeding 

      Beaskoetxea Gartzia, Unai Upna Orcid; Torres García, Alicia E. Upna Orcid; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a linearly polarized low profile and asymmetric Bull’s-Eye leaky wave antenna fed by a monopole operating at 13 GHz is presented. Broadside radiation from the monopole is achieved by surrounding it with an ...
    • Comparison between capacitive and microstructured optical fiber soil moisture sensors 

      López Aldaba, Aitor Upna; López Torres, Diego Upna Orcid; Campo-Bescós, Miguel Upna Orcid; López Rodríguez, José Javier Upna Orcid; Yerro Lizarazu, David; Elosúa Aguado, César Upna Orcid; Arregui San Martín, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid; Auguste, Jean-Louis; Jamier, Raphael; Roy, Philippe; López-Amo Sáinz, Manuel Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Soil moisture content has always been an important parameter to control because it is a deterministic factor for site-specific irrigation, seeding, transplanting, and compaction detection. In this work, a discrete sensor ...
    • Dispersion properties of an elliptical patch with cross shaped aperture for synchronized propagation of transverse magnetic and electric surface waves 

      Tellechea Pereda, Amagoia Upna Orcid; Ederra Urzainqui, Íñigo Upna Orcid; Gonzalo García, Ramón Upna Orcid; Iriarte Galarregui, Juan Carlos Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper presents a novel pixel geometry for the implementation of metasurfaces requiring synchronized phase propagation of transverse magnetic (TM) and transverse electric (TE) modes. The pixel is composed by an elliptical ...
    • A masked least-squares smoothing procedure for artifact reduction in scanning-EMG recordings 

      Corera Orzanco, Íñigo Upna Orcid; Eciolaza Ferrando, Adrián Upna; Rubio Zamora, Oliver Upna; Malanda Trigueros, Armando Upna Orcid; Rodríguez Falces, Javier Upna Orcid; Navallas Irujo, Javier Upna Orcid (Springer, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Scanning-EMG is an electrophysiological technique in which the electrical activity of the motor unit is recorded at multiple points along a corridor crossing the motor unit territory. Correct analysis of the scanning-EMG ...
    • Real-time imaging with frequency scanning array antenna for industrial inspection applications at W band 

      Larumbe Gonzalo, Belén Upna; Laviada, Jaime; Ibáñez Loinaz, Asier; Teniente Vallinas, Jorge Upna Orcid (Springer, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A real-time imaging system based on a frequency scanning antenna for conveyor belt setups is presented in this paper. The frequency scanning antenna together with an inexpensive parabolic reflector operates at the W band ...
    • End-of-fiber signals strongly influence the first and second phases of the M wave in the vastus lateralis: implications for the study of muscle excitability 

      Rodríguez Falces, Javier Upna Orcid; Place, Nicolas (Frontiers Media, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      It has been recurrently observed that, for compound muscle action potentials (M wave) recorded over the innervation zone of the vastus lateralis, the descending portion of the first phase generally shows an 'inflection' ...
    • Fuzzy logic-based energy management system design for residential grid-connected microgrids 

      Arcos Avilés, Diego; Pascual Miqueleiz, Julio María Upna Orcid; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Guinjoan Gispert, Francesc (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper presents the design of a low complexity fuzzy logic controller of only 25-rules to be embedded in an energy management system for a residential grid-connected microgrid including renewable energy sources and ...
    • Wideband printed monopole antenna for application in wireless communication systems 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna Orcid (IET, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Empirical results of an electrically small printed monopole antenna are described with a fractional bandwidth of 185% (115 MHz to 2.90 GHz) for return-loss better than 10 dB, peak gain and radiation efficiency at 1.45 GHz ...
    • Parameter-independent control for battery chargers based on virtual impedance emulation 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna Orcid; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna Orcid; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna Orcid; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna Orcid (IEEE, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      An effective battery voltage regulation is fundamental to extend battery lifetime and to avoid overvoltage. However, the design of this regulation is complicated due to the wide battery impedance range, which, when dealing ...