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  • Examen Final 

    Hernando, J.; Mariño Acebal, José Bernardo; Oliveras Vergés, Albert; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-06-16)
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  • Feasibility study for a spacecraft navigation system relying on pulsar timing information 

    Sala Álvarez, José; Urruela Planas, Andreu; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Estalella, R; Paredes, J M (2004-06)
    External research report
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    Estudi de fiabilitat per un sistema de navegacio d'espai profund basat en referencies de radio-estrelles pulsants (pulsar).
  • Frequency-domain GLR detection of a second-order cyclostationary signal over fading channels 

    Riba Sagarra, Jaume; Font Segura, Josep; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Vázquez Grau, Gregorio (2014-04-01)
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    Cyclostationary processes exhibit a form of frequency diversity. Based on that, we show that a digital waveform with symbol period T can be asymptotically represented as a rank-1 frequency-domain vector process which ...
  • Frequency-domain GLR detection of cyclostationary signals in frequency-selective channels 

    Font Segura, Josep; Riba Sagarra, Jaume; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Vázquez Grau, Gregorio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    The frequency diversity exhibited by cyclostationary signals is exploited in this paper. A novel rank-1 frequency-domain representation of a digital waveform is proposed to address the generalized likelihood ratio (GLR) ...
  • Informe final. Demostrador de serveis Galileo per Catalunya 

    Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Calvo Muntaner, Eduard; Carlavilla Márquez, Màxim; Lamarca Orozco, M. Meritxell; López Salcedo, José Antonio; Rey Micolau, Francesc; Riba Sagarra, Jaume; Sala Álvarez, José; Vázquez Grau, Gregorio (2007-09-25)
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  • Informe Número 1: Projecte SETRAM 

    Sala Álvarez, José; Rey Micolau, Francesc; Riba Sagarra, Jaume; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Lamarca Orozco, M. Meritxell; Vázquez Grau, Gregorio (2008-10-01)
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    L’objectiu del projecte SETRAM és l’especificació d’algorismes de classificació no supervisada d’informació de mobilitat d’usuaris a partir de dades de posició proporcionades per la xarxa mòbil i/o satèl.lit. En el projecte ...
  • Interference power recycling in two-scale ad hoc wireless networks 

    Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Sala Álvarez, José; Rey Micolau, Francesc (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
    Conference report
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    A two-scale ad hoc wireless network is envisaged in which the interference power generated in long-range connections is recycled by the surrounding wireless nodes in order to support their own short-range communications. ...
  • LAVICAD: LAboratori VIrtual de Comunicacions Analògiques i Digitals 

    Cabrera-Bean, Margarita; Giró Nieto, Xavier; Rey Micolau, Francesc; Gasull Llampallas, Antoni; Casas, Josep; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Fernández Rubio, Juan Antonio; Sala Álvarez, José; Espinosa Fricke, Pedro; Fernández, Carlos Marcos; Cortes, Silvia; Muntanyola, Mireia; Farré, Miquel Angel (2009-02-12T09:27:53Z)
    Conference lecture / Conference report
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    Mitjançant el present ajut s’ha ampliat l’aplicació en xarxa LAVICAD (LAboratori VIrtual de COmunicacions Analògiques i Digitals) que s’ofereix de forma integrada dins de la plataforma d’e-learning COM@WEB. LAVICAD és ...
  • Minimum PER user-energy profile for massive SIC receivers under an average energy constraint 

    Sala Álvarez, José; Rey Micolau, Francesc; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Molina Oliveras, Francesc (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    Interference may pose a severe limitation to massive wireless multiple access unless the central receiver is endowed with strong multipacket reception capabilities. In that respect, Interference Cancellation (IC) has been ...
  • Multipolling and OFDMA Reservation Protocol for IEEE 802.11 Networks 

    Pérez Díaz de Cerio, David; Valenzuela González, José Luis; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, 2009)
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    This paper presents an efficient multipolling scheme that improves the IEEE 802.11 MAC protocol efficiency and does not suffer from the hidden terminal problem or inefficient channel usage problems. To design an efficient ...
  • Nota tècnica 1: projecte SETRAM 

    Sala Álvarez, José; Riba Sagarra, Jaume; Rey Micolau, Francesc; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Vázquez Grau, Gregorio; Lamarca Orozco, M. Meritxell (2008-02-26)
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    Un dels aspectes més crítics per assolir una definició avançada i realista del sistema SETRAM és la identificació de les tecnologies més adequades per a la localització d’usuaris mòbils, des de les ja existents (aplicables ...
  • Optimal power control law for equal-rate DS-CDMA networks governed by a successive soft interference cancellation scheme 

    Molina Oliveras, Francesc; Sala Álvarez, José; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Rey Micolau, Francesc (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
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    This paper studies the throughput maximization of a dense multiple access network of low-rate subscribers that share the same practical Forward Error Correction (FEC) code and modulation scheme, and transmit to a central ...
  • Optimum energy allocation for massive spread-spectrum multiple access in networks of uncoordinated energy-limited terminals 

    Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Rey Micolau, Francesc; Sala Álvarez, José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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    This paper derives the energy allocation policy that maximizes the aggregate spectral efficiency of an uncoordinated spread-spectrum multiple access network operating in the large-user regime and subject to a longterm ...
  • Projecte COM@WEB: plataforma web d'aprenentatge intel•ligent de processament del Senyal i Comunicacions. 

    Cabrera-Bean, Margarita; Fernández Rubio, Juan Antonio; Giró, Xavier; Closas, Pau; Rey Micolau, Francesc; Fernández Prades, Carlos; Sala, Josep; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Gasull Llampallas, Antoni; Casas Pla, Josep Ramon (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Institut de Ciències de l'Educació, 2007-06-28)
    Conference report
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    La plataforma d’e-learning: comweb.upc.edu és una eina multimèdia de suport a l’estudi, l’experimentació i l’adquisició de tècniques d’auto-aprenentatge. COM@WEB s’ofereix com a punt de trobada entre estudiants, professors ...
  • Proyecto AVANT. Estudio de técnicas de sincronización para relaciones señal a ruido muy bajas. D11: Disseny del codificador i descodificador del turbo-codi de l'estàndard DVB-RCS 

    Lamarca Orozco, M. Meritxell; Ramírez Javega, Francisco; Rey Micolau, Francesc; Riba Sagarra, Jaume; Sala Álvarez, José; Vázquez Grau, Gregorio; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier (2010-07-16)
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    This document contains the instructions for the design of the DVB-RCS turbo-code. Both the algorithmic and implementation issues are addressed in the document.
  • Proyecto AVANT. Estudio de técnicas de sincronización para relaciones señal a ruido muy bajas. D12. Disseny i simulació dels algorismes de sincronització 

    Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Font Segura, Josep; Lamarca Orozco, M. Meritxell; Matas Navarro, David; Ramírez Javega, Francisco; Rey Micolau, Francesc; Riba Sagarra, Jaume; Sala Álvarez, José; Vázquez Grau, Gregorio (2010-07-16)
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    In this document, the synchronization algorithms developed during the project are presented and simulated. The studied algorithms are designed for a QS-CDMA system operating in the low SNR regime, i.e., at low Es/No values ...
  • Pulsar navigation 

    Sala Álvarez, José; Urruela Planas, Andreu; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Romeu Robert, Jordi; Blanch Boris, Sebastián; Estalella Boadella, Robert; Paredes, J. M. (European Space Agency (ESA), 2008-12-31)
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    This paper evaluates the fundamental performance bounds, signal processing and technological complexity associated with the synchronization to radio and X-ray pulsars as well as its impact on the positioning accuracy of ...
  • Quadratic sphericity test for blind detection over time-varying frequency-selective fading channels 

    Font Segura, Josep; Riba Sagarra, Jaume; Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Vázquez Grau, Gregorio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
    Conference lecture
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    This paper addresses the problem of blind detection of a wide-sense stationary (WSS) signal over fading channels. We propose a test statistic which is optimal from a correlation-matching perspective that shows invariance ...
  • Sample Covariance Based Parameter Estimation For Digital Communications 

    Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2005-10-01)
    Doctoral thesis
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    En aquesta tesi s'estudia el problema d'estimació cega de segon ordre en comunicacions digitals. En aquest camp, els símbols transmesos esdevenen paràmetres no desitjats (nuisance parameters) d'estadística no gaussiana que ...
  • Second-order parameter estimation 

    Villares Piera, Nemesio Javier; Vázquez Grau, Gregorio (IEEE-INST ELECTRICAL ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS INC, 2005-07-31)
    Article
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    This work provides a general framework for the design of second-order blind estimators without adopting any approximation about the observation statistics or the a priori distribution of the parameters. The proposed ...