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  • Stage-by-stage evaluation of a biomedical system regarding its electromagnetic susceptibility 

    Nunes, Paulo; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Fernández Chimeno, Mireya; Silva Martínez, Fernando; Plácido da Silva, Hugo (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2023)
    Conference report
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    Electromagnetic interference has been the cause for many failures of medical devices over the past years. All these devices have to undergo a series of tests to validate its conformity regarding electromagnetic compliance. ...
  • Analysis of the effect of deviated modulating signal characteristics on the susceptibility of a small medical device 

    Bastian, Geon George; Pinto Nunes, Tiago; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Fernández Chimeno, Mireya; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2022)
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    A variety of modulation techniques using various signal characteristics are used by the telecommunication industry in real-life applications. Despite this, the radiated immunity test based on the IEC 61000-4-3 only modulates ...
  • Description of the Rita payload aboard AlainSat-1, A 3U educational Cubesat 

    Gonga Siles, Amadeu; Pérez Portero, Adrián; Fernandez Capon, Lara Pilar; Garcia Morilla, Alejandro; Gràcia i Solà, Guillem; Contreras Benito, Luis Juan; Ramos Castro, Juan José; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Jallad, Abdul-Halim (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2023)
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    The Remote sensing and Interference detector with radiome-Try and vegetation Analysis (RITA) payload was selected in 2019 the 2nd GRSS Student Grand Challenge to fly onboard AlainSat-1, a 3U CubeSat developed at the National ...
  • Characterization and verification of the Rita payload hyperspectral imager in Alainsat-1, as part of the 2nd IEEE GRSS student grand challenge 

    Contreras Benito, Luis Juan; Gonga i Siles, Amadeu; Crisan, Ieremia; Pérez Portero, Adrián; Garcia Morilla, Alejandro; Gràcia i Solà, Guillem; Ramos Castro, Juan José; Jallad, Abdul-Halim; Camps Carmona, Adriano José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2023)
    Conference report
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    The Remote sensing and Interference detector with radiome-Try and vegetation Analysis (RITA Payload) [1] is a development of the UPC NanoSat Lab, aimed at Earth Observation (EO). It is one of the winners of the Second IEEE ...
  • Overview of Alainsat-1 Mission: A remote sensing student nanosatellite 

    Jallad, Abdul-Halim; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Marpu, Prashanth; AlMazrouei, Mai; Ba Layth, Ahmed; Aleissaee, Shamma; Alsalmani, Abdullah; Okasha, Mohamed; Pérez Portero, Adrián; Gonga i Siles, Amadeu; Ramos Castro, Juan José; Oktaviani, Shindi; Edwar, Edwar; Abbas, Yasir; Purio, Mark Angelo (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2023)
    Conference report
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    AlainSat-1 is an educational and scientific nanosatellite project that was initiated in late 2019 by the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS) along with National Space Science and Technology Center (NSSTC) of ...
  • Efficient in situ assessment of radiated emissions using time-domain measurements 

    Solé Lloveras, Jordi; Azpúrua Auyanet, Marco Aurelio; Aragon Homar, Marc; Yoshioka, Yasutoshi; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2023)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This paper presents three different case studies where the electromagnetic emissions of atypical equipment (a photovoltaic system, a passenger boarding bridge and a pallet washing machine) have been assessed in situ using ...
  • Conducted emissions verification setup improvement for space applications 

    Pous Solà, Marc; Azpúrua Auyanet, Marco Aurelio; Zhao, Dongsheng; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2023)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Just-before-test verification is needed to ensure that electromagnetic interference measurements are correctly performed. Some standards cover such specific requirements regarding test verification, this is the case of the ...
  • Measuring receiver benchmark for conducted and radiated emissions testing in space applications 

    Azpúrua Auyanet, Marco Aurelio; Pous Solà, Marc; Solé Lloveras, Jordi; Zhao, Dongsheng; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2023)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This paper compares the measurement results obtained from three different implementations of measuring receivers regarding spectral level accuracy. The objective is to validate the suitability of direct sampling electromagnetic ...
  • 3D printed probe for simultaneous E and H fields measurements 

    Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Pous Solà, Marc; Mateu Mateus, Marc; Solé Lloveras, Jordi; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2022)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Additive manufacturing using conductive polylactic acid (PLA) is an emerging technology. This work presents a double-loaded loop probe made of conductive PLA and evaluates its performance compared to a previous design built ...
  • On the application of short-term heart rate variability indices to track changes in cognitive arousal 

    Mohammadpoor Faskhodi, Mahtab; García González, Miguel Ángel (SciTePress, 2023)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Studies have demonstrated that Heart Rate Variability (HRV) can be utilized as an effective tool for monitoring the level of arousal. The autonomic nervous system (ANS) is frequently measured by heart rate and principally ...
  • Design and validation of a test fixture for studying RF current flux through mechanical aircraft joints 

    Solé Lloveras, Jordi; Azpúrua Auyanet, Marco Aurelio; Pous Solà, Marc; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2022)
    Conference lecture
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    The study of electric currents flowing through the airframe is important from an EMC standpoint due to the potential to cause severe aircraft failures. Nevertheless, this is a challenging task because of the complex shape, ...
  • Novel EMI assessment method based on statistical detectors to protect sensitive digital radio receivers 

    Pous Solà, Marc; Azpúrua Auyanet, Marco Aurelio; Zhao, Dongsheng; Wolf, Johannes; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2022)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    This paper presents a methodology to assess the degradation performance caused by EMI to digital radio receivers. The procedure developed employs statistical information of the interference and the communication signal to ...

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