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    • A measure of flow vorticity with twisted beams of light 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Rosales Guzmán, Carmelo; Pérez Torres, Juan (Curran, 2016)
      Conference report
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      The measurement of vorticity, a parameter providing local measurements of rotation at every point in a flow, would greatly assist research fields as diverse as biology microfluidics, complex motions in the oceanic and ...
    • Adaptative compensation on free-space optical coherent systems 

      Anzuola Valencia, Esdras; Belmonte Molina, Aniceto (2013)
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      New, affordable adaptive compensation methods and technologies can help to improve substantially the performance and reliability of coherent optical systems in the atmosphere. The use of adaptive optics to mitigate ...
    • An inter-mountain optical-communications link experiment in Spain 

      Bará Temes, Francisco Javier; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Belmonte Molina, Aniceto (1990-03)
      Article
      Open Access
      In support of the Agency's SILEX optical-communications project, a first evaluation of the suitability of the Canary Islands (Spain) for an optical communications test range has been conducted. The low atmospheric attenuation ...
    • An overview of optical wireless communications 

      Ghassemlooy, Z.; Uysal, M.; Khalighi, M. A.; Ribeiro, V.; Moll, F.; Zvanovec, Z.; Belmonte Molina, Aniceto (Springer, 2016-01-01)
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    • Analysis of a field conjugation adaptive array for coherent free-space optical links 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Kahn, Joseph M. (2010)
      Conference report
      Open Access
    • Analysis of wind turbines blockage on doppler weather radar beams 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Fabregas Canovas, Francisco Javier (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2010-07-01)
      Article
      Open Access
    • Approaching fundamental limits to free-space communication through atmospheric turbulence 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Kahn, J. M. (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2018)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      We have determined the optimal beams for free-space optical transmission through atmospheric turbulence. These are stochastic eigenmodes derived analytically from a canonical turbulence model, assuming known turbulence ...
    • Array receivers in downlink coherent lasercom 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Khan, Joseph M. (2015)
      Conference lecture
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      Free-space laser downlinks have the potential to provide high data rates in space-to-earth communications and become a key enabler of future optical information systems in space. However, when a downlink passes through the ...
    • Atmospheric compensation experiments on advanced free-space optical coherent communication systems 

      Anzuola Valencia, Esdras; Belmonte Molina, Aniceto (Edicions UPC, 2012)
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    • Atmospheric-turbulence-induced power-fade statistics for a multiaperture optical receiver 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rubio, Juan Antonio; Fernández (OPTICAL SOC AMER, 1997-01-31)
      Article
      Open Access
      To estimate the probability distributions of power fades, we consider two basic types of disturbance in electromagnetic wave propagation through atmospheric turbulence: wave-front intensity fluctuations and wave-front ...
    • Atmospheric-turbulence-induced power-fade statistics for a multiaperture optical reciever 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rubio, J.A.; Bará Temes, Francisco Javier; Fernández, E. (1997-01)
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      To estimate the probability distributions of power fades, we consider two basic types of disturbance in electromagnetic wave propagation through atmospheric turbulence: wave-front intensity fluctuations and wave-front ...
    • Averaging of collected-power fluctuations by a multiaperture receiver system 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Bará Temes, Francisco Javier; Rubio, Juan Antonio (SPIE-INT SOCIETY OPTICAL ENGINEERING, 1996-10-31)
      Article
      Open Access
      When a large aperture is used to collect light propagated through the atmosphere, it performs an average operation on the irradiance fluctuations, resulting in collected-power fluctuations that are not as large as those ...
    • Averaging of collected-power fluctuations by a multiaperture receiver system 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Bará Temes, Francisco Javier; Antonio, Juan Rubio (1996-10)
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      When a large aperture is used to collect light propagated through the atmosphere, it performs an average operation on the irradiance fluctuations, resulting in collected-power fluctuations that are not as large as those ...
    • Blind adaptation of channel-matched receivers in free-space coherent laser communication 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Kahn, Joseph M. (The Optical Society (OSA), 2012)
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      Channel-matched adaptive coherent receivers are implemented using aperture arrays. As an alternative to training-based channel estimation, we analyze the performance of sequential techniques for blind adaptation of ...
    • Capacity of coherent free-space optical links ¿using diversity-combining techniques: errata 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Kahn, Joseph M. (2010-08-16)
      Article
      Open Access
    • Capacity of coherent laser downlinks 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto (2014-06-01)
      Article
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      Accurate knowledge of information data capacity between a spacecraft and optical ground stations is of utmost importance for assessing the feasibility of laser downlinks in future high bandwidth communication systems from ...
    • Complex light-assisted optical metrology techniques 

      Rosales Guzmán, Carmelo; Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Pérez Torres, Juan (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2018)
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      The on-demand tailoring of the properties of light, such as phase, polarization or spatial shape, has completely changed the landscape of photonic-based applications. In this way, complex light fields have become an ...
    • Digital coherent receiver for orbital angular momentum demultiplexing 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Pérez Torres, Juan (2013-01-15)
      Article
      Open Access
      We put forward a type of receiver for coherent detection of the photon orbital angular momentum (OAM). A coherent array receiver, consisting of multiple subapertures, with each subaperture coupled to a single-mode fiber, ...
    • Digital equalization of time-delay array receivers on coherent laser communications 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto (2017-01-15)
      Article
      Open Access
      Field conjugation arrays use adaptive combining techniques on multi-aperture receivers to improve the performance of coherent laser communication links by mitigating the consequences of atmospheric turbulence on the ...
    • Direction-sensitive transverse velocity measurement by phase-modulated structured light beams 

      Rosales Guzmán, Carmelo; Hermosa, Nathaniel; Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Pérez Torres, Juan (2014-09-15)
      Article
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      The use of structured light beams to detect the velocity of targets moving perpendicularly to the beam's propagation axis opens new avenues for remote sensing of moving objects. However, determining the direction of motion ...