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    • Experimental characterization of the energy consumption of ADC embedded into microcontrollers operating in low power 

      Reverter Cubarsí, Ferran; Gasulla Forner, Manuel (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
      Conference report
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      This work aims to experimentally characterize the energy consumption of analog-to-digital converters (ADC) embedded into microcontroller units (MCU) operating in low power for autonomous sensor applications. The study ...
    • FPGA-based control system for a chemical gas sensor 

      Salamó Palau, Martí (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The objective of this thesis is to design, develop and validate a digital system which controls a metal-oxide (MOX) chemical gas sensor. The system is based on sigma-delta modulation and implements a control of the surface ...
    • Implemntation of a Fuzzy Logic Controller for DC/DC Converters Using Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) 

      Unknown author (SARTI (Technological Development Centre of Remote Acquisition and Data processing Systems), 2003-10-01)
      Article
      Open Access
    • Instrumentació low-cost per a dispositius mòbils 

      Tomàs Ferrer, Ernest (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-07-27)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      [ANGLÈS] The monitoring systems of most common short-range data, consist basically of a µC that captures the signal processing, and send it by a transmission channel to a receiver terminal, such as a computer, which represent ...
    • Parameter estimation of a single-phase boost PFC converter with EMI filter based on an optimization algorithm 

      Rojas Dueñas, Gabriel; Riba Ruiz, Jordi-Roger; Moreno Eguilaz, Juan Manuel (2021-05-21)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper proposes an approach to estimate the parameters of an AC–DC boost power factor corrector converter that includes an EMI filter. To this end, once the topology was known, the values of the passive elements were ...
    • Placa de desarrollo con microcontrolador, lógica programable, comunicaciones y conversión AD/DA 

      Cáceres Calvente, Rafael (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-05)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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      The aim of the project is the design, assembly and testing of a high-speed data acquisition system for measuring ultrasonic signals in range of 5 MHz, which meets the needs of the Sensor Systems Group (GSS). In addition, ...
    • Prototyping FBMC/OQAM for 5G mobile communications proof of concept 

      Arteaga Martinez, Xavier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-05-15)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   University of Surrey
      [ANGLÈS] Nowadays, the number of wireless devices connected to the internet is rowing quite fast. However, the available spectrum will remain the same. Consequently, the next generation of mobile communications (5G) is ...
    • Reducción de la frecuencia de muestreo en los conversores ADC y DAC usados en predistorsionadores digitales 

      Montoro López, Gabriel; Wang, Teng; López Bueno, David; Ruiz, María Nieves; García, José Angel; Gilabert Pinal, Pere Lluís (Unión Científica Internacional de Radio (URSI), 2015)
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      With the increasing demands for higher data rate, wider signal bandwidth is required, and this imposes high sampling rate converters in the communications equipment. This paper provides and analyzes experimental results ...
    • Signal acquisition and pre-processing subsystem for CW-FM radars 

      Hernández Burgos, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07)
      Bachelor thesis
      120 months embargo
      High resolution radar performance is critically affected by the quality of signal acquisition and first level processing subsystems which implement a filter mached to the transmitted waveform. In the case of CW-FM radars, ...
    • Sistema de monitorización de la potencia del láser de un sistema lidar atmosférico 

      Bach Aguilà, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-12-19)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      [ANGLÈS] Design and implementation of a monitoring system of the power emitted by an atmospherical pulsed lidar (LIght Detection and Ranging) by measurements of diffuse radiation from the laser. The system allows the regular ...
    • Space vector modulation technique for 3-level NPC converter with constant switching frequency 

      Ouerdani, Imen; Ben Abdelghani, Hafedh; Ben Abdelghani, Afef Bennani; Montesinos Miracle, Daniel; Slama-Belkhodja, Ilhem (HINDAWI, 2016-07-15)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper presents a simple Space Vector Modulation (SVM) methodology for a three-level NPC converter. Nearest three vectors (NTV) and corresponding duty cycles are deduced through simple generic mathematical expressions. ...
    • The Unit control of an acquisition system for ocean bottom seismometer (OBS) 

      Carreras Pons, Normandino; Roset Juan, Francesc Xavier; Shariat Panahi, Shahram; Artero Delgado, Carola; Manuel Lázaro, Antonio; Owen, Tim; Antonijuan Rull, Josefina (IEEE, 2012)
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      In this paper we talk about an acquisition system for seismic data. The Ocean Bottom Seismometer (OBS) is equipment designed to obtain the seismic marine data from the seabed. The main part of this paper is based in an ...
    • Timer-based Demodulator for AM Square Signals coming from Sensor Circuits 

      Reverter Cubarsí, Ferran; Gasulla Forner, Manuel (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
      Conference report
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      This work evaluates the performance of a timerbased demodulator applied to low-frequency amplitudemodulated (AM) square signals coming from sensor circuits. The demodulator extracts the amplitude of the AM square signal ...
    • Towards a capacitive bee counter: sensor development and signal processing 

      Mollá Munilla, Luís Francisco (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-03)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Politecnico di Milano
      This master’s thesis presents the first stages of a project which aims to build an accurate and efficient capacitive bee-counter, a device that can count the number of bees entering or exiting a hive. This device has an ...
    • Using the parallel port for data acquisition 

      Pazos, A.; Alguacil, G.; Davila, J.M. (SARTI (Technological Development Centre of Remote Acquisition and Data processing Systems. Technical University of Catalonia (UPC)., 2005-10-01)
      Article
      Open Access