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    • Blind spot mitigation in phased array antenna using metamaterials 

      Crépin, Thomas; Martel, Cédric; Gabard, Benjamin; Boust, Fabrice; Martinaud, Jean-Paul; Dousset, Thierry; Rodríguez Ulibarri, Pablo Upna; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna; Loecker, Claudius; Bertuch, Thomas; Marcotegui, José Antonio Upna; Maci, Stefano (IEEE, 2014)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work, a metaradome based on a fakir’s bed of nails is designed and tested in order to suppress the blind directions of a 100-element antenna array. The antenna is a microstrip array designed to operate in X-band. ...
    • Boresight radiation of a dipole antenna with a uniform or non-uniform left handed superstrate 

      Sáenz Sáinz, Elena Upna; Gonzalo García, Ramón Upna; Ederra Urzainqui, Íñigo Upna; Maagt, Peter de (2006)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this paper measurements of the radiation performances of a dipole fed by a coaxial balun and a dipole with a left handed superstrate based on a finite periodic repetition of a unit cell are compared. Two types ...
    • Brillouin distributed sensing assisted by Brillouin amplification of pump pulses 

      Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier Upna; Sagüés García, Mikel Upna; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna (IEEE, 2014)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      We demonstrate, for the first time to our knowledge, the extension of the measurement range of Brillouin distributed sensors (BDS) by using a distributed Brillouin amplifier (DBA) to compensate the attenuation of the ...
    • Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensor with amplification of pump pulses and tolerant to non-local effects 

      Mompó Roselló, Juan José Upna; Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier Upna; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna (SPIE, 2016)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      We demonstrate a simple technique to provide conventional Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensor with compensation for pump pulse attenuation and tolerance to non-local effects. The technique is based on operating ...
    • Brillouin optical time-domain analyzer for extended sensing range using probe dithering and cyclic coding 

      Iribas Pardo, Haritz Upna; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna; Sauser, Florian; Llera, Miguel; Le Floch, Sébastien (SPIE, 2017)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      We present an enhanced performance Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensor that uses dual probes waves with optical frequency modulation and cyclic coding. The frequency modulation serves to increase the probe power ...
    • Brilloun optical time domain analysis sensor assisted by a Brillouin distributed amplifier 

      Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier Upna; Sagüés García, Mikel Upna; Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna (SPIE, 2015)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      We demonstrate the extension of the measurement range of Brillouin optical time-domain analysis (BOTDA) sensors using a distributed Brillouin amplifier (DBA). The technique is based on injecting a DBA pump wave in the ...
    • Characterization of near-ground radio propagation channel for wireless sensor network with application in smart agriculture 

      Klaina, Hicham; Alejos, Ana; Aghzout, Otman; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2017)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this contribution, we present a narrowband radio channel model for a scenario wherein the radio link operates under near-ground conditions, occurring on a ZigBee wireless sensor networks applied to smart agriculture. ...
    • Characterization of radio propagation channel in urban vehicle to infrastructure environments to support WSNs 

      Granda, Fausto; Azpilicueta Fernández de las Heras, Leyre Upna; Vargas Rosales, César; López Iturri, Peio Upna; Aguirre Gallego, Erik Upna; Astrain Escola, José Javier Upna; Villadangos Alonso, Jesús Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna (MDPI, 2016)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Vehicular ad hoc Networks (VANETs) enable vehicles to communicate with each other as well as with roadside units (RSUs). Although there is a significant research effort in radio channel modelling focused in vehicle to ...
    • Choked-gaussian corrugated horn antenna design small global coverage horn antenna for TT&C with extremely low sidelobe level 

      Teniente Vallinas, Jorge Upna; Gonzalo García, Ramón Upna; Río Bocio, Carlos del Upna (2003)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Extremely low sidelobe horn antennas are often required for the actual technology. This type of horn antennas are important to avoid interference with other systems. In this paper we describe a new design implementing a ...
    • Coherently radiating periodic structures (CORPS) and the human eye: working principle 

      Betancourt Quiñones, Diego Upna; Ibáñez Loinaz, Asier; Río Bocio, Carlos del Upna (2005)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this paper a new philosophy to design antenna systems is presented. It is based on the recently proposed Coherently Radiating Periodic Structures (CORPS). These structures are essentially a periodic structure which ...
    • Coherently radiating periodic structures (CORPS): a step towards high resolution imaging systems? 

      García Esparza, Raúl Upna; Betancourt Quiñones, Diego Upna; Ibáñez Loinaz, Asier; Río Bocio, Carlos del Upna (IEEE, 2005)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The coherently radiating periodic structures (CORPS) uses the existing mutual coupling between the elements of an array to spread horizontally and coherently (in-phase) the complex amplitudes of each active element ...
    • Coherently radiating periodic structures (CORPS): aplicaciones prácticas 

      Ibáñez Loinaz, Asier; Betancourt Quiñones, Diego Upna; Río Bocio, Carlos del Upna (2005)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this paper some possible applications of the new philosophy to design antenna systems based on the Coherently Radiating Periodic Structures (CORPS) is presented. This principle could allow the designer to simplify ...
    • Comparación entre antenas cónicas corrugadas y antenas gaussianas corrugadas 

      Teniente Vallinas, Jorge Upna; Gonzalo García, Ramón Upna; Río Bocio, Carlos del Upna (2002)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a study of two equal size corrugated horn antennas; a conical and a gaussian profiled horn antenna (GPHA) has been developed. It will be demonstrated that GPHA´s provide lower sidelobes and wider bandwidths, ...
    • Comparative study of nonparametric and parametric PV models to forecast AC power output of PV plants 

      Almeida, Marcelo Pinho; Muñoz Escribano, Mikel Upna; Parra Laita, Íñigo de la Upna; Perpiñán, Óscar; Narvarte Fernández, Luis (EU PVSEC, 2015)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a comparison between two approaches to predict the AC power output of PV systems is carried out in terms of forecast performance. Each approach uses one of the two main types of PV modeling, parametric and ...
    • A complete optimization-loop, including feeders, of antenna systems based on reflectors 

      Delgado, D.; Teniente Vallinas, Jorge Upna; Río Bocio, Carlos del Upna; Haro, L. de; Martínez, J.A.; Pino, A.G (IEEE, 2005)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In the design process of a complete antenna system based on reflectors, the feed real performance is usually included once the reflectors have been optimized with an ideal feed. In this paper, the proposal is to include ...
    • Comportamiento de propagacion electromagnetica en el apilamiento de agujeros sublambda y agujeros propagantes 

      Navarro Cía, Miguel Upna; Beruete Díaz, Miguel Upna; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Campillo, Igor; Sorolla Ayza, Mario Upna (2009)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work, we provide more insight on the physics underlying the transmission through subwavelength hole arrays metaprism by comparing it with propagating hole arrays prism. We show the critical role that the size ...
    • Computation of greatest common divisor for the blind deconvolution of transient impulsive signals 

      Lecumberri Villamediana, Pablo Upna; Gómez Fernández, Marisol Upna; Carlosena García, Alfonso Upna (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2005)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      We propose a new blind deconvolution method for transient impulsive signals in a single input – multiple output (SIMO) system. The method exploits the data redundancy inherent to SIMO multichannel systems to obtain an ...
    • Conical versus gaussian profiled corrugated horn antennas 

      Teniente Vallinas, Jorge Upna; Gonzalo García, Ramón Upna; Río Bocio, Carlos del Upna (IEEE, 2002)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this paper, a study of two equal size corrugated horn antennas; a conical and a gaussian profiled horn antenna (GPHA) has been developed. It will be demonstrated that GPHA´s provide lower sidelobes and wider ...
    • Consideraciones de paraxialidad en modos gaussianos de orden superior 

      Ruiz de la Cuesta, María Teresa; Río Bocio, Carlos del Upna; Gonzalo García, Ramón Upna; Sorolla Ayza, Mario Upna (1996)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Usually, the gaussian beam modes are assumed to be solutions of the wave equation in the free space. Nevertheless, these modes are obtained supposing some paraxial restrictions. Therefore, we will have to check if our ...
    • Cooperative detection applied to THz imaging cameras 

      Lizarraga Cubillos, Juan Camilo Upna; Betancourt Quiñones, Diego Upna; Río Bocio, Carlos del Upna (2009)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      THz technology for developing imaging systems has recently aroused great interest, mainly due to the large number of applications in which these frequencies can be used: security, vision in hard environments, etc. The ...