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    • 3D polarized modulation: system analysis and performance 

      Henarejos Hernández, Pol; Pérez Neira, Ana Isabel (2018-06-26)
      Article
      Open Access
      In this paper we present a novel modulation technique for dual polarization communication systems, which reduces the error rate compared with the existent schemes. This modulation places the symbols in a 3D constellation, ...
    • A fast OFDM-CDMA user demultiplexing architecture 

      Marti Puig, Pere; Sala Álvarez, José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2000)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      A fast algorithm based on a butterfly structure is presented that demultiplexes the symbols of a particular type of MC-MA (multi-carrier multiple-access) modulation previously proposed for indoor radio communications. A ...
    • A modified voltage balancing sorting algorithm for the modular multilevel converter: Evaluation for staircase and phase-disposition PWM 

      Darus, Rosheila; Pou Félix, Josep; Konstantinou, Georgios; Ceballos Recio, Salvador; Agelidis, Vassilios (2014)
      Conference report
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      This paper introduces a low complexity implementation of the voltage balancing sorting algorithm to reduce the switching frequency of the power devices in modular multilevel converters (MMCs). Two modulation techniques are ...
    • A modified voltage balancing sorting algorithm for the modular multilevel converter: Evaluation for staircase and phase-disposition PWM 

      Darus, Rosheila; Pou Félix, Josep; Konstantinou, Georgios; Ceballos Recio, Salvador; Picas Prat, Ricard; Agelidis, Vassilios (2015-08-01)
      Article
      Open Access
    • A novel pulsewidth modulation to operate a bidirectional two-stage dc-ac converter with high-frequency isolation in discontinuous conduction mode for photovoltaic applications 

      Mata Dumenjó, Montserrat; Busquets Monge, Sergio; Diest, Jaume; Rocabert Delgado, Joan; Barenys, Mireia; Nicolás Apruzzese, Joan; Salaet Pereira, Juan Fernando (2009)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
    • A resource management scheme for multi-user GFDM with adaptive modulation in frequency selective fading channels 

      Tornés Molins, Bernat (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-05-03)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Technische Universität Dresden
      This final project focus on designing and evaluating a resource management scheme for a multi-user generalized frequency division multiplexing (GFDM) system, when a frequency selective fading channel and adaptive modulation ...
    • Adaptive generalized space shift keying (GSSK) modulation for MISO channels: a new method for high diversity and coding gains 

      Ntontin, Konstantinos; Di Renzo, Marco; Pérez Neira, Ana Isabel; Verikoukis, Christos (2012)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Generalized Space Shift Keying (GSSK) modulation is a recently proposed low-complexity concept for Multiple-Input- Multiple-Output (MIMO) wireless systems. GSSK modulation is a generalized version of Space Shift Keying ...
    • Anàlisis de diferents tècniques de modulació en un convertidor de tres nivells 

      Navarro Ruiz, Adrià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-05)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      En el següent projecte de final de grau, realitzarem la posada en marxa de conversor NPC del laboratori d’electrònica de potència, de la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, facultat ESEIAAT, a l’edifici TR2. Farem una ...
    • Cantilever dynamics in amplitude modulation AFM: continuous and discontinuous transitions 

      Santos Hernández, Sergio; Barcons Xixons, Víctor; Font Teixidó, Josep; Thomson, Neil H. (2010-06-21)
      Article
      Open Access
      Transitions between the attractive and the repulsive force regimes for amplitude modulation atomic force microscopy (AFM) can be either discontinuous, with a corresponding jump in amplitude and phase, or continuous and ...
    • Capacitor voltage balancing in a three-level-converter-based energy storage system 

      Burusteta, Sendoa; Pou Félix, Josep; Ceballos Recio, Salvador; Marino, Iker; Anzola, Jose Angel; Agelidis, Vassilios (2013-10-01)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      This paper discusses a grid-connected energy storage system based on two three-level (3L) converters: a DC-DC one and a neutral-point-clamped inverter. When compared to a system using standard two-level converters, the ...
    • Capacity analysis of WCC-FBMC/OQAM systems 

      Cans, Marius; Pérez Neira, Ana Isabel; Kliks, Adrian; Bodinier, Quentin; Faouzi, Bader (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
      Conference report
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      This paper evaluates the capacity of weighted circularly convolved FBMC/OQAM systems. A rigorous mathematical model is derived to calculate the increase of capacity that can be obtained thanks to the lattice structure of ...
    • Current balancing strategy in parallel-connected legs of power inverters 

      Pou Félix, Josep; Zaragoza Bertomeu, Jordi; Capellá Frau, Gabriel José; Gabiola, Igor; Salvador, Ceballos; Robles Sestafe, Eider (EPE Association, 2009-10-31)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The parallel connection of inverter legs is a way to increase the output currents and thus the converter rated power. The connection is made by inductors and a critical issue is to achieve balanced currents among the legs. ...
    • Current-balancing technique for interleaved voltage source inverters with magnetically coupled legs connected in parallel 

      Capellá Frau, Gabriel José; Pou Félix, Josep; Ceballos Recio, Salvador; Zaragoza Bertomeu, Jordi; Agelidis, Vassilios (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015-03-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Connecting legs in parallel in a voltage source inverter is a way to increase the output current and, thus, its rated power. The connection can be made using either coupled or uncoupled inductors, and achieving an even ...
    • Desenvolupament de la modulació SHE en un inversor NPC de 3 nivells 

      Filbà Martínez, Àlber (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-03)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      En el present projecte final de carrera s’ha treballat en l’aplicació de la modulació Selective Harmonic Elimination en inversors de tres nivells de la topologia Neutral Point Clamped. La modulació Selective Harmonic ...
    • Design and implementation of a radio wake up reciber 

      Vila Bagaria, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06)
      Bachelor thesis
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      Wi-Fi is the facto standard protocol for most indoor personal communication devices. Despite this, its usage in IoT solutions is limited, mainly due to the high cost and elevated power consumption of Wi-Fi transceivers. ...
    • Design of a modular instrument with reconfigurable Input/Output for test and measurement 

      Dinar Villarreal, Anouar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-02)
      Master thesis
      120 months embargo
      The purpose of this Master Thesis is the study of the capabilities offered by the National Instruments sbRIO-9651 System-On-Module, to determine if it?s suitable for the implementation of automatic test equipment instruments. ...
    • Development of a 15W dual automotive wireless charger 

      Centeno Arjona, Joan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-01)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      The purpose of this thesis is to show the design of an automotive system from a hardware engineer trainee point of view, developed in a technological company. The system designed is a dual on-board wireless charger for ...
    • Development of a short-range inductive coupled system for high-rate data transmission 

      Martín Prieto, Álvaro (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Hochschule Aalen
      The project is based on the creation of an inductive link for data transmission at a 10Mbps rate. Firstly, the frequency response of the link of coupled inductors is analysed, and it is decided, with minimum attenuation ...
    • Digital Beamforming Implementation on an FPGA Platform 

      Bernal Casas, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2007-07)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      The objective of the work presented is to implement a Digital Beamforming (DBF) platform for an antenna array receiver designed for the S-DMB system. Our project deals with the design of antenna arrays from a hardware ...
    • Diode-clamped multilevel converters with integrable gate-driver power-supply circuits 

      Busquets Monge, Sergio; Rocabert Delgado, Joan; Crébier, Jean-Christophe; Peracaula Roura, Joan (2009)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      This paper presents a novel modulation for a two-stage dc-ac power converter with high-frequency isolation installed in a photovoltaic stand-alone system. The presented modulation, which is designed for the converter ...