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    • A BPSK superregenerative receiver. Preliminary results 

      Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; Águila López, Francisco del; Giralt Mas, Ma. Rosa (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2009-05)
      Conference report
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      This paper describes a bit-synchronous superregenerative receiver suitable for BPSK demodulation. The output of the superregenerative oscillator (SRO), which reproduces the phase information of the input signal, is ...
    • A direct-sequence spread-spectrum super-regenerative receiver 

      Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Mas Casals, Orestes Miquel; Palà Schönwälder, Pere (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2000)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Current applications of the super-regenerative receiver use narrowband modulations. In this paper a new architecture that allows incoherent detection of spread-spectrum signals is presented. A pseudorandom code generator ...
    • A high-resolution UWB IR superregenerative receiver front end with an SRD quench shaper 

      Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Águila López, Francisco del; Giralt Mas, Ma. Rosa (2012-02-03)
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      We present a simple receiver front end that makes use of the baseband superregeneration principle to detect ultrawideband (UWB) impulse radio signals. The UWB antenna is directly connected to the core circuit consisting ...
    • A low in-band radiation superregenerative oscillator 

      Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Águila López, Francisco del; Giralt Mas, Ma. Rosa (2013-05-27)
      Article
      Open Access
      This brief describes a superregenerative (SR) voltage-controlled oscillator as a building block for SR receivers where most of the oscillator spectrum components are outside the reception frequency band. This allows ...
    • Circuits i sistemes lineals: col·lecció de problemes 

      Mas Casals, Orestes Miquel; Miró Sans, Joan Maria; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Sanz Postils, Margarita (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020)
      Problem statement, exercise
      Open Access
    • Design and performance comparison of a superregenerative MPSK transceiver 

      Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; López Riera, Alexis; Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Babí Oller, Albert (2015)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      In this paper we present a superregenerative transceiver able to switch among BPSK, QPSK and 8PSK modulations. An HF-band proof-of-concept transceiver is implemented on an FPGA with a minimum of analog circuitry. The ...
    • Design of a synchronous superregenerative receiver at 2.4 GHz 

      Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier (2003-06)
      External research report
      Open Access
      En aquest treball es descriu el procés de disseny i avaluació d'un receptor superregeneratiu per a la banda ISM de 2.4 GHz. El receptor utilitza un nou mode de funcionament en el qual el senyal d'extinció opera síncronament ...
    • Examen 1er quadrimestre 

      Mas Casals, Orestes Miquel; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Muñoz Medina, Olga; Sanz Postils, Margarita (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-01-07)
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    • Examen Final 

      Mas Casals, Orestes Miquel; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Muñoz Medina, Olga; Sanz Postils, Margarita (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-01-19)
      Exam
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    • Joint symbol and chip synchronization for a burst-mode-communication superregenerative MSK receiver 

      López Riera, Alexis; Águila López, Francisco del; Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; Giralt Mas, Ma. Rosa; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier (2017-01-05)
      Article
      Open Access
      In this paper we describe a superregenerative (SR) MSK receiver able to operate in a burst-mode framework where synchronization is required for each packet. The receiver is based on an SR oscillator which provides samples ...
    • MICROELECTRÒNICA (Material docent 1r quadrimestre) 

      Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-06)
      Problem statement, exercise
      Open Access
    • A proof-of-concept superregenerative QPSK transceiver 

      López Riera, Alexis; Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Águila López, Francisco del; Giralt Mas, Ma. Rosa (2014)
      Conference lecture
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      In this paper we present a description and experimental verification of an HF-band proof-of-concept superregenerative transceiver for QPSK signals. We describe a simple implementation of an all-digital, FPGA-based, QPSK ...
    • Receptor superregenerativo para comunicaciones opticas no guiadas 

      Miguel López, José María; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Puerta Notario, Antonio (Universidad de Málaga, 1992)
      Conference report
      Open Access
    • Signal and noise power spectra in superregenerative oscillators 

      Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Águila López, Francisco del; Giralt Mas, Ma. Rosa (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
      Conference lecture
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      This paper presents a method to quantify noise in superregenerative oscillators. A frequency domain technique, originally intended to determine the signal response, can also be used to determine the noise response. This ...
    • Sub-nanosecond pulse filtering and amplification through firts-order controlled circuit instability 

      Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; Águila López, Francisco del; Giralt Mas, Ma. Rosa (2009)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      In this paper we investigate how to use controlled circuit instability in the filtering and amplification of narrow pulses. The basic circuit consists of a first-order RC network coupled to a negative resistance controlled ...
    • Superregeneration revisited: from principles to current applications 

      Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; Águila López, Francisco del; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Giralt Mas, Ma. Rosa (2020-02-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Wireless communications play a central role in our modern connected lives; at the same time, they constitute a very broad and deep area of research. The elements that make wireless communications possible are a transmitter, ...
    • A superregenerative QPSK receiver 

      Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Águila López, Francisco del; Giralt Mas, Ma. Rosa (2014-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      In this paper we present a description and experimental verification of a superregenerative receiver (SR) for QPSK signals. Exploiting the fact that a conventional SR generates pulses which preserve the input phase ...
    • Superregenerative reception of narrowband FSK modulations 

      Palà Schönwälder, Pere; Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; López Riera, Alexis; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Águila López, Francisco del; Giralt Mas, Ma. Rosa (2015-03-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      In this paper we investigate the possibilities of narrowband FSK detection using a superregenerative (SR) receiver. Previous SR FM demodulation techniques rely on detecting the amplitude variations caused by the different ...
    • The nonlinear class-E amplifier: a case study of harmonic balance applied to switched circuits 

      Bonet Dalmau, Jordi; Águila López, Francisco del; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Palà Schönwälder, Pere (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2009-05)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Nonlinear switched circuits are usually analyzed in the time domain. The use of frequency-domain methods to analyze the steady-state of switched circuits is usually restricted to linear circuits and, although Volterra ...
    • Treballs de Circuits i sistemes lineals 

      Mas Casals, Orestes Miquel; Miró Sans, Joan Maria; Moncunill Geniz, Francesc Xavier; Muñoz Medina, Olga; Sanz Postils, Margarita (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
      Problem statement, exercise
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