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  • Synthesis procedure for ladder acoustic wave filters starting in series resonator 

    Perea Robles, Rafael; Mateu Mateu, Jordi; Collado Gómez, Juan Carlos (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2021)
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    This work provides a new procedure to synthesize acoustic wave ladder filters starting with series resonators. The novelty of this method relies in a new synthesis methodology to extract a series inductance in filter ...
  • SMOS instrument performance after more than 11 years in orbit 

    Martín Neira, Manuel; Oliva, Roger; Onrubia Ibáñez, Raul; Corbella Sanahuja, Ignasi; Duffo Ubeda, Núria; Rubino, Roselena; Kainulainen, Juha; Closa Soteras, Josep; Zurita Campos, Alberto M.; del Castillo, Javier (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2021)
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    ESA's Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity (SMOS) mission [1] has been in orbit for over 11 years, and its Microwave Imaging Radiometer with Aperture Synthesis (MIRAS) in two dimensions keeps being fully operational. This ...
  • SCHEMA: Service Chain Elastic Management with distributed reinforcement learning 

    Dalgkitsis, Anestis; Garrido Platero, Luis Ángel; Mekikis, Prodromos-Vasileios; Ramantas, Kostas; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2021)
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    As the demand for Network Function Virtualization accelerates, service providers are expected to advance the way they manage and orchestrate their network services to offer lower latency services to their future users. ...
  • A collaborative statistical actor-critic learning approach for 6G network slicing control 

    Rezazadeh, Farhad; Chergui, Hatim; Blanco Botana, Luis; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2021)
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    Artificial intelligence (AI)-driven zero-touch massive network slicing is envisioned to be a disruptive technology in beyond 5G (B5G)/6G, where tenancy would be extended to the final consumer in the form of advanced digital ...
  • Investigation of radial top-hat electric field distributions for corneal reflectometry using modified Fourier optics method 

    Lamberg, Joel; Zarrinkhat, Faezeh; Tamminen, Aleksi; Khaled, Elsayed E. M.; Taylor, Zachary (2021)
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    An efficient Fourier optics method for synthesizing a required incident beam to compute the internal and scattered electromagnetic fields from known spherical surface electric field distribution is presented. © 2021 IEEE
  • Monitoring forest above-ground biomass from multifrequency vegetation optical depth: a preliminary study 

    Olivares Cabello, Claudia Lily; Chaparro Danon, David; Vall-Llossera Ferran, Mercedes Magdalena; Camps Carmona, Adriano José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2021)
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    Vegetation Optical Depth (VOD) is highly sensitive to Above-ground Biomass (AGB), particularly at L-band, as this band is more sensitive to the canopy layer and has greater ca pacity to penetrate the vegetation. However, ...
  • High frequent in-domain word segmentation and forward translation for the WMT21 Biomedical task 

    Rafieian, Bardia; Ruiz Costa-Jussà, Marta (Association for Computational Linguistics, 2021)
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    This paper reports the optimization of using the out-of-domain data in the Biomedical translation task. We firstly optimized our parallel training dataset using the BabelNet in-domain terminology words. Afterward, to ...
  • Improving PSI processing of mining induced large deformations with external models 

    Du, Sen; Mallorquí Franquet, Jordi Joan; Fan, Hongdong (VDE-Verlag, 2021)
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    The surface deformation caused by coal mining may cause various geological disasters. Many scholars use for mine monitoring Persistent Scatterer Interferometry (PSI) combined with external models to compensate the phase ...
  • Probabilistic inference method to discriminate closed water from sea ice using SENTINEL-1 Sar signatures 

    Herbert, Christoph Josef; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Vall-Llossera Ferran, Mercedes Magdalena (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2021)
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    Consistent sea ice monitoring requires accurate estimates of sea ice concentration. Current retrieval algorithms are based on low-resolution microwave radiometry data with limited penetration depth and are unable to resolve ...
  • On the detection of RFI through the correlation anomaly at different time lags 

    Díez García, Raúl; Camps Carmona, Adriano José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2021)
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    Microwave radiometers can be considerably affected by Radio Frequency Interference (RFI). These man-made interference conceal the underlying natural signal, preventing the retrieval of geophysical variables. Adopting ...
  • Experimental exploration of longitudinal modes in spherical shells at 220 GHz – 330 GHz: applications to corneal sensing 

    Zarrinkhat, Faezeh; Lamberg, Joel; Baggio, Mariangela; Tamminen, Aleksi; Ala-Laurinaho, Juha; Khaled, Elsayed E. M.; Rius Casals, Juan Manuel; Romeu Robert, Jordi; Taylor, Zachary (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2021)
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    Submillimeter-wave and THz sensing of cornea leverage the layered tissue structure for assessments of corneal water content and thickness. The cornea is bounded by air on the anterior and an optically thick body of water ...
  • The TALP-UPC participation in WMT21 news translation task: an mBART-based NMT approach 

    Escolano Peinado, Carlos; Tsiamas, Ioannis; Basta, Christine Raouf Saad; Ferrando Monsonís, Javier; Ruiz Costa-Jussà, Marta; Rodríguez Fonollosa, José Adrián (Association for Computational Linguistics, 2021)
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    This paper describes the submission to the WMT 2021 news translation shared task by the UPC Machine Translation group. The goal of the task is to translate German to French (De-Fr) and French to German (Fr-De). Our submission ...

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