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    • 60-GHz Millimeter-Wave Propagation Inside Bus: Measurement, Modeling, Simulation, and Performance Analysis 

      Chandra, Aniruddha; Rahman, Aniq Ur; Ghosh, Ushasi; García-Naya, José A.; Prokes, Ales; Blumenstein, Jiri (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2019)
      [Abstract] Millimeter-wave (mmWave) transmission over the unlicensed 60-GHz spectrum is a potential solution to realize high-speed internet access, even inside mass transit vehicles. The solution involves communication ...
    • A low-cost decision-aided channel estimation method for Alamouti OSTBC 

      Castro-Castro, Paula-María; Dapena, Adriana; García-Naya, José A.; Labrador, Josmary (Springer, 2013-11)
      [Abstract] In wireless communication systems, channel state information (CSI) acquisition is typically performed at the receiver side every time a new frame is received, without taking into account whether it is really ...
    • A MATLAB Interface for Analyzing Conformal Arrays Composed of Polarized Heterogeneous Elements 

      Bregains, Julio; García-Naya, José A.; González López, Miguel; Castedo, Luis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2011-10)
      [Abstract] As an extension and improvement of a previous work, this paper presents a graphical interface designed with MATLAB®, which is capable of representing both the spatial and electrical configurations of a conformal ...
    • A MATLAB Tool for Visualizing the 3D Polar Power Patterns and Excitations of Conformal Arrays 

      Bregains, Julio; García-Naya, José A.; González López, Miguel; Dapena, Adriana (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2010-08)
      [Abstract] This paper describes the implementation of a MATLAB® tool to plot the three-dimensional polar radiation diagram generated by a conformal antenna array. A related tool has also been developed for visualizing the ...
    • A Novel Hybrid Approach to Improve Performance on Frequency Division Duplex Systems with Linear Precoding 

      Castro-Castro, Paula-María; García-Naya, José A.; Iglesia, Daniel; Dapena, Adriana (Springer, 2010)
      [Abstrtact] Linear precoding is an attractive technique to combat interference in multiple-input multiple-output systems because it reduces costs and power consumption in the receiver equipment. Most of the frequency ...
    • Adaptación al EEES de las prácticas de Electricidad y Electrónica de la E.T.S. de Náutica y Máquinas de la Universidade da Coruña mediante un diseño basado en competencias 

      Castro-Castro, Paula-María; Dapena, Adriana; García-Naya, José A.; Iglesia, Daniel (Universidade de Vigo, Facultade de Ciencias da Educacion, 2010)
      [Summary] The adaptation to the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) of the subject of Electricity and Electronics at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Náutica y Máquinas of the University of A Coruña requires important ...
    • Analog Video Encoding and Quality Evaluation 

      Balsa, José; Fresnedo, Óscar; García-Naya, José A.; Domínguez-Bolaño, Tomás; Castedo, Luis (M D P I AG, 2019-07-23)
      [Abstract] The most widespread analog video encoding systems in the literature are based on the use of the 2D and 3D DCT. These systems use both transformations indistinctly without assessing their suitability. In this ...
    • Aplicación web para evaluación y seguimiento del rendimiento de asignaturas y titulaciones universitarias 

      Dapena, Adriana; García-Naya, José A.; Castro-Castro, Paula-María; Pan, Christopher (Universidade de Vigo, Facultade de Ciencias da Educacion, 2010)
      [Summary] The adaptation of the university studies to the current European Higher Education Area (EHEA) requires the set up of mechanisms, which allow performance evaluation of the subjects compounding the new university ...
    • Channel estimation techniques for linear precoded systems: Supervised, unsupervised, and hybrid approaches 

      Castro-Castro, Paula-María; García-Naya, José A.; Dapena, Adriana; Iglesia, Daniel (Elsevier, 2011-07)
      [Abstract] Linear precoding is an attractive technique to combat interference in multiple-input multiple-output systems because it reduces cost and power consumption at the receiver. Frequency division duplex systems with ...
    • DASBE: Decision-Aided Semi-Blind Equalization for MIMO Systems with Linear Precoding 

      García-Naya, José A.; Dapena, Adriana; Castro-Castro, Paula-María; Iglesia, Daniel (Akademie Ved Ceske Republiky * Ustav Informatiky, 2010)
      [Abstract] Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) digital communications standards usually acquire Channel State Information (CSI) by means of supervised algorithms, which implies a loss of performance since pilot symbols ...
    • Detection of channel variations to improve channel estimation methods 

      Dapena, Adriana; Castro-Castro, Paula-María; García-Naya, José A.; Zarzoso, Vicente (Springer, 2014-08)
      [Abstract] In current digital communication systems, channel information is typically acquired by supervised approaches that use pilot symbols included in the transmit frames. Given that pilot symbols do not convey user ...
    • Hybrid Channel Estimation Strategy for MIMO Systems with Decision Feedback Equalizer 

      Pérez-Iglesias, Héctor J.; Dapena, Adriana; Castro-Castro, Paula-María; García-Naya, José A. (Springer, 2010)
      [Abstract] We propose to combine supervised and unsupervised algorithms in order to improve the performance of multiple-input multiple-output digital communication systems which make use of differential feedback equalizers ...
    • Hybrid Supervised-Unsupervised Channel Estimation Scheme with Dynamic Transmission of Pilots 

      Dapena, Adriana; Castro-Castro, Paula-María; García-Naya, José A. (Springer, 2011-02)
      [Abstract] Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) digital communications standards typically include pilot symbols in the definition of the transmit signals with the purpose of acquiring the Channel State Information (CSI) ...
    • Image Transmission: Analog or Digital? 

      Balsa González, José Francisco; Domínguez Bolaño, Tomás; Fresnedo Arias, Óscar; García-Naya, José A.; Castedo, Luis (M D P I AG, 2018-09-18)
      [Abstract] Evaluation and comparison of analog and digital wireless transmission systems.
    • Impact of Time-Modulated Arrays on the BER of Linear Digital Modulations 

      Maneiro Catoira, Roberto; Bregains, Julio; García-Naya, José A.; Castedo, Luis (Taylor & Francis, 2015-08-21)
      [Abstract] Time modulation provides a simple way to control the power radiation pattern of an antenna array. By appropriately selecting the parameters of a Time-Modulated Array (TMA) it is possible to obtain a reconfigurable ...
    • NLOS Identification and Mitigation Using Low-Cost UWB Devices 

      Barral Vales, Valentín; Escudero, Carlos J.; García-Naya, José A.; Maneiro-Catoira, Roberto (M D P I AG, 2019-08-08)
      [Abstract] Indoor location systems based on ultra-wideband (UWB) technology have become very popular in recent years following the introduction of a number of low-cost devices on the market capable of providing accurate ...
    • On the feasibility of time-modulated arrays for digital linear modulations: a theoretical analysis 

      Maneiro Catoira, Roberto; Bregains, Julio; García-Naya, José A.; Castedo, Luis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2014)
      [Abstract] Wireless communications are widely based on linear digital modulation methods, which introduce the digital baseband information in the amplitude and/or in the phase of a carrier sinusoid. Time-modulated arrays, ...
    • Performance of MIMO systems in measured indoor channels with transmitter noise 

      Castro-Castro, Paula-María; González-Coma, José P.; García-Naya, José A.; Castedo, Luis (Springer, 2012)
      This study analyzes the impact of transmitter noise on the performance of multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) systems with linear and nonlinear receivers and precoders. We show that the performance of MIMO linear and ...
    • Testbed design for wireless communications systems assessment 

      García-Naya, José A. (2010)
      [Abstract] Since Marconi succeeded in carrying out the first wireless transmission in 1894, experimental research has been always linked with wireless communications. Today, most wireless communications research relies ...
    • Testbed-Assisted Learning for Digital Communications Courses 

      García-Naya, José A.; Castro-Castro, Paula-María; González-López, Miguel; Dapena, Adriana (John Wiley & Sons, 2013-09)
      [Abstract] We introduce testbed-assisted learning as an effective means for teaching digital communications. Laboratory teaching activities of digital communications courses benefit very much from utilizing a hardware ...