Rodríguez Vaqueiro

Researcher

Área of Signal Theory and Communications
Department of Signal Theory and Communications

Contact information

School of Telecommunications Engineering
Despacho A-505

As Lagoas, Marcosende
36310 Vigo

+34 986 812 664
yrvaqueiro@com.uvigo.es

Short CV

Yolanda Rodríguez Vaqueiro se licenció en Ingeniería de Telecomunicación por la Universidad de Vigo (España) en diciembre de 2009, empezando su carrera investigadora como investigadora en el mismo centro. En 2011 obtuvo una beca de Research Assistant de ALERT (Awareness and Localization of Explosive Related Threats) Center of Excellence perteneciente a Northeastern University (Boston, MA, USA). En mayo de 2015 completó su Ph.D. en Electrical Engineering en Northeastern University, defendiendo su tesis: “Compressive Sensing for Electromagnetic Imaging Using a Nesterov-Based Algorithm”. Su trabajo durante el Ph.D. fue reconocido con el “Research-Impact Award” del Electrical and Computer Engineering DepartmenI de ecomeortheastern University. Desde 2015 es investigadora postdoctoral afiliada al grupo COM de la Universidad de Vigo.

 

Research results

Article
Martinez-de-Rioja, D., Martinez-de-Rioja, E., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Encinar, J.A., Pino, A.
Multibeam reflectarrays in ka-band for efficient antenna farms onboard broadband communication satellites
Sensors (Switzerland), 21, 1, 2021 | DOI

Article
Martinez-De-Rioja, D., Martinez-De-Rioja, E., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Encinar, J.A., Pino, A., Arias, M., Toso, G.
Transmit-Receive Parabolic Reflectarray to Generate Two Beams per Feed for Multispot Satellite Antennas in Ka-Band
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 69, 5, 2021 | DOI

Conference Paper
Martinez-De-Rioja, D., Martinez-De-Rioja, E., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Encinar, J.A., Pino, A., Arias, M., Arrebola, M., Toso, G.
Parabolic Reflectarray Antenna to Generate Multiple Beams in Dual-Frequency and Dual-Circular Polarization
15th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2021, , , 2021 | DOI

Article
Martinez-De-Rioja, D., Martinez-De-Rioja, E., Encinar, J.A., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Pino, A.
Preliminary simulations of flat and parabolic reflectarray antennas to generate a multi-spot coverage from a geostationary satellite
IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, 14, 14, 2020 | DOI

Conference Paper
Martinez-De-Rioja, D., Encinar, J.A., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Pino, A.
Preliminary Simulations of a 1.8-m Parabolic Reflectarray in a Geostationary Satellite to Generate a Complete Multi-Spot Coverage for Tx
14th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2020, , , 2020 | DOI

Conference Paper
Martinez-De-Rioja, D., Encinar, J.A., Martinez-De-Rioja, E., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Pino, A.
Advanced reflectarray antennas for multispot coverages in ka band
2020 International Workshop on Antenna Technology, iWAT 2020, , , 2020 | DOI

Article
Martinez-De-Rioja, E., Encinar, J.A., Pino, A., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y.
Broadband Linear-to-Circular Polarizing Reflector for Space Applications in Ka-Band
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 68, 9, 2020 | DOI

Article
Martinez-De-Rioja, E., Martinez-De-Rioja, D., Encinar, J.A., Pino, A., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Arias, M., Toso, G.
Advanced Multibeam Antenna Configurations Based on Reflectarrays: Providing multispot coverage with a smaller number of apertures for satellite communications in the K and Ka bands
IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, 61, 5, 2019 | DOI

Conference Paper
Garcia-Fernandez, M., Alvarez-Lopez, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Arboleya-Arboleya, A., Heras, F.L.
Recent advances in high-resolution Ground Penetrating Radar on board an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
13th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2019, , , 2019 | DOI

Conference Paper
Martinez-De-Rioja, D., Martinez-De-Rioja, E., Encinar, J.A., Pino, A., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rubinos, O., Arias, M.
Single and Dual Reflectarray Configurations for Multibeam Satellite Antennas in Ka-Band
13th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2019, , , 2019 | DOI

Article
Perez-Eijo, L., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Arias, M., Tilves, D., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Rubinos-Lopez, O., Pino, A., Garcia-Rial, F., Grajal, J.
A Physical Optics Simulator for Multireflector THz Imaging Systems
IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science and Technology, 9, 5, 2019 | DOI

Conference Paper
Arias, M., Perez-Eijo, L., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Vazquez-Cabo, J., Rubinos-Lopez, O., Pino, A., Alvarez, Y.
A physical optics simulator for dielectric bodies characterization using a multistatic radar
2019 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI 2019 – Proceedings, , , 2019 | DOI

Conference Paper
Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Vazquez-Cabo, J., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Pino, A., Alvarez, Y., Garcia-Fernandez, M., Las-Heras, F., Arboleya, A.
Array of antennas for a GPR system onboard a UAV
2019 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI 2019 – Proceedings, , , 2019 | DOI

Conference Paper
Garcia-Fernandez, M., Alvarez-Lopez, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Arboleya-Arboleya, A., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Heras, F.L., Pino, A.
UAV-mounted GPR for NDT applications
2018 15th European Radar Conference, EuRAD 2018, , , 2018 | DOI

Conference Paper
Garcia-Fernandez, M., Alvarez-Lopez, Y., Heras, F.L., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Pino, A., Arboleya-Arboleya, A.
GPR system onboard a UAV for non-invasive detection of buried objects
2018 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI 2018 – Proceedings, , , 2018 | DOI

Conference Paper
Perez-Eijo, L., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Arias, M., Lopez, O.R., Pino, A.
Improving a monostatic radar system for 3D Standoff Human Body Imaging
2018 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI 2018 – Proceedings, , , 2018 | DOI

Conference Paper
Pérez-Eijo, L., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rodríguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Arias, M., López, Ó.R., Pino, A.
On the use of a hybrid Monostatic-Bistatic radar system for a 3D standoff imaging
IET Conference Publications, 2018, CP741, 2018 | DOI

Conference Paper
Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Arias, M., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Perez, L., Rubiños, O., Pino, A.
Physical Optics Simulation of a THz Standoff Imaging System
2018 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI 2018 – Proceedings, , , 2018 | DOI

Conference Paper
Pino, A., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rubiños, O., Martinez-De-Rioja, E., Encinar, J.A., Toso, G.
Design of a Bifocal Dual Reflectarray System with Parabolic Main Surface for a Multifed Space Antenna
2018 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI 2018 – Proceedings, , , 2018 | DOI

Conference Paper
Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Vázquez-Cabo, J., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Álvarez, Y., Garcia-Fernandez, M., Arboleya, A.
Array Optimization for an On-The-Move 3D Imaging System Demonstrator
2018 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI 2018 – Proceedings, , , 2018 | DOI

Conference Paper
Pino, A., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Acuña, M.A., Martinez-De-Rioja, D., Encinar, J.A., Toso, G.
A Multibeam Parabolic Reflectarray for Onboard Tx and Rx Satellite Antennas At the Ka Band
2018 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI 2018 – Proceedings, , , 2018 | DOI

Conference Paper
Garcia-Fernandez, M., Alvarez-Lopez, Y., Heras, F.L., Arboleya-Arboleya, A., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y.
Unmanned aerial system for antenna measurement (UASAM)
IET Conference Publications, 2018, CP741, 2018 | DOI

Conference Paper
Garcia-Fernandez, M., Alvarez-Lopez, Y., Arboleya-Arboleya, A., Las-Heras, F., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Pino-Garcia, A.
SVD-based clutter removal technique for GPR
2017 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, Proceedings, 2017-January, , 2017 | DOI

Article
Garcia-Fernandez, M., Alvarez Lopez, Y., Arboleya, A., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., De Cos Gomez, M.E., Las-Heras Andres, F.
Antenna Diagnostics and Characterization Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
IEEE Access, 5, , 2017 | DOI

Conference Paper
Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Alvarez, Y., Heras, F.L., Garcia, A.P.
Nearfield-based array design for a realistic on-the-move personnel inspection system
2017 11th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EUCAP 2017, , , 2017 | DOI

Conference Paper
Fernandez, M.G., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Arboleya, A.A., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Lopez, Y.A., Garcia, A.P., Andres, F.L.-H.
Experimental validation of a GPR imaging system
2017 11th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EUCAP 2017, , , 2017 | DOI

Article
Alvarez, Y., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Las-Heras, F., Garci-Pino, A.
Fourier-Based Imaging for Subsampled Multistatic Arrays
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 64, 6, 2016 | DOI

Article
Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Alvarez, Y., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Arboleya-Arboleya, A., Garcia-Pino, A., Rappaport, C.M., Las-Heras, F., Martinez-Lorenzo, J.A.
Millimeter Wave Imaging Architecture for On-The-Move Whole Body Imaging
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 64, 6, 2016 | DOI

Article
Alvarez, Y., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Rappaport, C.M., Las-Heras, F., Martinez-Lorenzo, J.A.
Three-Dimensional Compressed Sensing-Based Millimeter-Wave Imaging
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 63, 12, 2015 | DOI

Conference Paper
Alvarez, Y., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Mantzavinos, S., Rappaport, C.M., Las-Heras, F., Martinez-Lorenzo, J.A.
Multistatic Fourier-based technique for radar systems
2015 9th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2015, , , 2015 | DOI

Conference Paper
Alvarez-Lopez, Y., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Martinez-Lorenzo, J.A., Las-Heras, F., Rappaport, C.M.
A Compressed Sensing-based imaging system
8th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2014, , , 2014 | DOI

Article
Álvarez, Y., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Mantzavinos, S., Rappaport, C.M., Las-Heras, F., Martínez-Lorenzo, J.A.
Fourier-based imaging for multistatic radar systems
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, 62, 8, 2014 | DOI

Article
Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Allan, G., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Álvarez, Y., Mantzavinos, S., Nickerson, M., Berkowitz, B., Martínez-Lorenzo, J.A., Las-Heras, F., Rappaport, C.M.
Sparse array optimization using simulated annealing and compressed sensing for near-field millimeter wave imaging
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 62, 4, 2014 | DOI

Article
Rodríguez-Vaqueiro, Y., López, Y.A., González-Valdes, B., Martinez, J.A., Las-Heras, F., Rappaport, C.M.
On the use of compressed sensing techniques for improving multistatic millimeter-wave portal-based personnel screening
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 62, 1, 2014 | DOI

Conference Paper
Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Martinez-Lorenzo, J.A., Rappaport, C.M., Alvarez, Y., Las-Heras, F.
A Compressed Sensing technique for multistatic three-dimensional millimeter-wave personnel screening
IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, AP-S International Symposium (Digest), , , 2013 | DOI

Article
Álvarez, Y., Rodríguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Martínez-Lorenzo, J.Á., Las-Heras, F., Rappaport, C.M.
Phase error compensation in imaging systems using compressed sensing techniques
IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 12, , 2013 | DOI

Conference Paper
Martinez-Lorenzo, J.A., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Rappaport, C.M., Lopez, O.R., Pino, A.G.
A compressed sensing approach for detection of explosive threats at standoff distances using a Passive Array of Scatters
Homeland Security Affairs, , SUPPL. 6, 2013 | DOI

Conference Paper
Martinez-Lorenzo, J.A., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Rappaport, C.M., Lopez, O.R., Pino, A.G.
A compressed sensing approach for detection of explosive threats at standoff distances using a passive array of scatters
2012 IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, HST 2012, , , 2012 | DOI

Conference Paper
Rappaport, C., Rodriguez-Vaqueiro, Y., Martinez-Lorenzo, J.A., Gonzalez-Valdes, B., Beaty, J., Morgenthaler, A., Naqvi, W.
Phenomenological scattering analysis of an RF area secure perimeter
2011 IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, HST 2011, , , 2011 | DOI