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    • Overcome the limitations of performance parameters of on-chip antennas based on metasurface and coupled feeding approaches for applications in system-on-chip for THz integrated-circuits 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Limiti, Ernesto (IEEE, 2020)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena
      This paper proposes a new solution to improve the performance parameters of on-chip antenna designs on standard CMOS silicon (Si.) technology. The proposed method is based on applying the metasurface technique and exciting ...
    • Low power CMOS chopper preamplifier based on source-degeneration transconductors 

      Cinco Izquierdo, O. J.; Sanz Pascual, M. T.; Cruz Blas, Carlos Aristóteles de la Upna; Calvo López, B. (IEEE, 2020)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena
      This paper describes the design of a low-power, low-noise flicker CMOS chopper preamplifier for sensor signal conditioning. The core amplifier and the Gm-C output low pass filter of the proposed fully differential preamplifier ...
    • A novel 0.3-0.31 THz GaAs-based transceiver with on-chip slotted metamaterial antenna based on SIW technology 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Limiti, Ernesto (IEEE, 2020)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena
      This paper presents a novel on-chip antenna with fully integrated 0.3-0.31 THz transceiver is implemented on 0.5μm GaAs substrate, and comprises a voltage-controlled oscillator (VCO), a buffer amplifier, a modulator stage, ...
    • Automated reconfigurable antenna impedance for optimum power transfer 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Limiti, Ernesto (IEEE, 2020)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena
      This paper presents an approach to implement an automatically tuning antenna for optimising power transfer suitable for software defined radio (SDR). Automatic tuning is accomplished using a closed loop impedance tuning ...
    • CMOS low-voltage indirect current feedback instrumentation amplifiers with improved performance 

      Carrillo, Juan M.; Domínguez, Miguel A.; Pérez Aloe, Raquel; Duque Carrillo, J. Francisco; Cruz Blas, Carlos Aristóteles de la Upna (IEEE, 2020)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena
      Indirect current feedback (ICF) is a very common operation principle used in the design of CMOS instrumentation amplifiers (IA). The input and output transconductors required in an ICF IA usually consist on resistive-degenerated ...
    • High-speed analysis of SMB2 file sharing traffic without TCP stream reconstruction 

      Berrueta Irigoyen, Eduardo Upna; Morató Osés, Daniel Upna; Magaña Lizarrondo, Eduardo Upna; Izal Azcárate, Mikel Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      This paper presents a file sharing traffic analysis methodology for Server Message Block (SMB), a common protocol in the corporate environment. The design is focused on improving the traffic analysis rate that can be ...
    • 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 ...
    • DC capacitance reduction in three-phase photovoltaic inverters by using virtual impedance emulation 

      Urtasun Erburu, Andoni Upna; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      DC voltage regulation in grid-connected three-phase PV inverters is a fundamental requirement. In order to reduce the influence of the PV non-linear behavior and ensure stability in the whole operating range, the input ...
    • Investigation on the working point of slope-assisted dynamic Brillouin distributed fiber sensing 

      Feng, Cheng; Mariñelarena Ollacarizqueta, Jon Upna; Schneider, Thomas (SPIE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this paper, an investigation on the working point of slope-assisted dynamic distributed Brillouin sensing is presented. A comparison has been carried out between the sensing performances achieved at the inflection point ...
    • Latest research on long-range Brillouin distributed sensing 

      Loayssa Lara, Alayn Upna; Urricelqui Polvorinos, Javier Upna; Iribas Pardo, Haritz Upna; Mariñelarena Ollacarizqueta, Jon Upna; Mompó Roselló, Juan José Upna (SPIE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      We review the latest developments in long-range Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensors. The factors that impair the performance of these sensors, particularly in terms of their distance range, are discussed together ...
    • Analysis of the main battery characterization techniques and experimental comparison of commercial 18650 Li-ion cells 

      Soto Cabria, Adrián Upna; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Over the coming years, major growth in the use of Li-ion batteries is expected, both in electric mobility as well as in stationary applications, be it in self-consumption systems and micro grids or in large renewable power ...
    • Characterization of 3D-printed choke horn antenna for 5G backhaul applications 

      Biurrun Quel, Carlos Upna; Lacombe, Elsa; Gianesello,Frederic; Luxe, Cyril; Río Bocio, Carlos del Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The 200 and 320 GHz frequency band constitutes an interesting window with approximately constant attenuation, which could potentially have applications in the area of ultrahigh-capacity wireless links. The user's demand ...
    • Silicon-based 0.450-0.475 THz series-fed double dielectric resonator on-chip antenna array based on metamaterial properties for integrated-circuits 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Limiti, Ernesto (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The antenna array designed to operate over 0.450-0.475 Terahertz comprises two dielectric resonators (DRs) that are stacked vertically on top of each other and placed on the surface of the slot antenna fabricated on a ...
    • Characterization and capacity dispersion of lithium-ion second-life batteries from electric vehicles 

      Braco Sola, Elisa Upna; San Martín Biurrun, Idoia Upna; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Nowadays, electric vehicle batteries reutilization is considered such as a feasible alternative to recycling, as it allows to benefit from their remaining energy and to enlarge their lifetime. Stationary applications as ...
    • Economic analysis of residential PV self-consumption systems with Li-ion batteries under different billing scenarios 

      Galilea Gil, Carlos Upna; Pascual Miqueleiz, Julio María Upna; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna; Marroyo Palomo, Luis Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena
      In this paper, an economic analysis for four houses with a PV self-consumption system with and without Li-ion batteries is carried out. In particular three different ways of sizing PV and batteries are analyzed under three ...
    • U2Eyes: a binocular dataset for eye tracking and gaze estimation 

      Porta Cuéllar, Sonia Upna; Bossavit, Benoît Upna; Cabeza Laguna, Rafael Upna; Larumbe Bergera, Andoni Upna; Garde Lecumberri, Gonzalo Upna; Villanueva Larre, Arantxa Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena
      Theory shows that huge amount of labelled data are needed in order to achieve reliable classification/regression methods when using deep/machine learning techniques. However, in the eye tracking field, manual annotation ...
    • Influence of renewable power fluctuations on the lifetime prediction of lithium-ion batteries in a microgrid environment 

      Soto Cabria, Adrián Upna; Berrueta Irigoyen, Alberto Upna; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo Upna; Ursúa Rubio, Alfredo Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      This contribution analyses lifetime estimation errors due to the effect of power fluctuations in lithium-ion batteries connected to microgrids when different time steps are used for the calculations. Usually, not every ...
    • Design of a groove gap waveguide to microstrip inline transition 

      Pérez Escudero, José Manuel Upna; Torres García, Alicia E. Upna; Gonzalo García, Ramón Upna; Ederra Urzainqui, Íñigo Upna (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this paper the design of an inline transition between microstrip and groove gap waveguide operating at Wband is presented. The transition consists of two sections: a tapered microstrip line and a Chebyshev transformer. ...
    • New approach to suppress mutual coupling between longitudinal-slotted arrays based on SIW antenna loaded with metal-fences working on VHF/UHF frequency-bands: study, investigation, and principle 

      Alibakhshikenari, Mohammad; Virdee, Bal S.; Khalily, Mohsen; See, Chan H.; Abd-Alhameed, Raed; Falcone Lanas, Francisco Javier Upna; Limiti, Ernesto (IEEE, 2019)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work it is demonstrated that substrate integrated waveguide longitudinal slotted array antenna (SIWLSAA) which is loaded with metal fences exhibits high-isolation across VHF/UHF bands. A reference SIWLSAA used for ...