H. G. Shao, J. Zhao, J. W. Wu, and J. Y. Zhou, "Moving and zero-velocity gap soliton in resonantly absorbing bragg reflector of finite atomic widths," Acta Phys. Sin. 54, 1420-1425 (2005).

J. Y. Zhou, H. G. Shao, J. Zhao, X. Y. Yu, and K. S. Wong, "Storage and release of femtosecond laser pulses in a resonant photonic crystal," Opt. Lett. 30, 1560-1562 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

B. I. Mantsyzov, I. V. Sil'nikov, and J. S. Aitchison, "Dynamic control over optical solitons in a resonant photonic crystal," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 10, 893-899 (2004).

[CrossRef]

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov and R. A. Sil'nikov, "Unstable excited and stable oscillating gap 2π pulses," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 2203-2207 (2002).

[CrossRef]

J. Cheng and J. Y. Zhou, "Effects of the near-dipole-dipole interaction on gap solitons in resonantly absorbing gratings," Phys. Rev. E 66, 036606-1-5 (2002).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, J. Y. Zhou, J. Kuhl, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, S. W. Koch, and A. Knorr, "Ultrafast ac Stark effect switching of the active photonic band gap from Bragg-periodic semiconductor quantum wells," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 4332-4334 (2002).

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov and R. A. Silnikov, "Oscillating gap 2π pulse in resonantly absorbing lattice," JETP Lett. 74, 456-459 (2001).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, C. Ell, E. S. Lee, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, and S. W. Koch, "Exciton-polariton eigenmodes in light-coupled In0.04Ga0.96As/GaAs semisoftconductor multiple-quantum-well periodic structures," Phys. Rev. B 61, 13863-13872 (2000).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Andreev, A. V. Balakin, I. A. Ozheredov, A. P. Shkurinov, P. Masselin, G. Mouret, and D. Boucher, "Compression of femtosecond laser pulses in thin one-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. E 63, 016602-1-9 (2000).

[CrossRef]

M. HÄubner, J. Kuhl, T. Stroucken, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, R. Hey, and K. Ploog, "Collective effects of excitons in multiple-quantum-well Bragg and anti-Bragg structures," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4199-4202 (1996).

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, R. E. Slusher, C. M. de Sterke, P. A. Krug, and J. E. Sipe, "Bragg grating solitons," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 1627-1630 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. L. Ivvchenko, A. I. Nesvizhskii, and S. Jorda, "Bragg reflection of light from quantum-well structures," Phys. Solid State 36, 1156-1161 (1994).

Y. S. Kivshar and B. A. Malomed, "Dynamics of solitons in nearly integrable systems," Rev. Mod. Phys. 61, 763-915 (1989).

[CrossRef]

W. Chen and D. L. Mills, "Gap solitons and the nonlinear optical response of superlattices," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 160-163 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

B. I. Mantsyzov and R. N. Kuz'min, "Coherent interaction of light with a discrete periodic resonant medium," Sov. Phys. JETP 64, 37-44 (1986).

R. E. Slusher and H. M. Gibbs, "Self-induced transparency in atomic rubidium," Phys. Rev. A 5, 1634-1659 (1972).

[CrossRef]

G. L. Lamb, Jr., "Analytical descriptions of ultrashort optical pulse propagation in a resonant medium," Rev. Mod. Phys. 43, 99-124 (1971), and references herein.

[CrossRef]

S. L. McCall and E. L. Hahn, "Self-induced transparency," Phys. Rev. 183, 457-485 (1969).

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov, I. V. Sil'nikov, and J. S. Aitchison, "Dynamic control over optical solitons in a resonant photonic crystal," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 10, 893-899 (2004).

[CrossRef]

L. Allen and J. H. Eberly, Optical Resonance and Two-Level Atoms (Dover, 1987), Chap. 4.

A. V. Andreev, A. V. Balakin, I. A. Ozheredov, A. P. Shkurinov, P. Masselin, G. Mouret, and D. Boucher, "Compression of femtosecond laser pulses in thin one-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. E 63, 016602-1-9 (2000).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Andreev, A. V. Balakin, I. A. Ozheredov, A. P. Shkurinov, P. Masselin, G. Mouret, and D. Boucher, "Compression of femtosecond laser pulses in thin one-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. E 63, 016602-1-9 (2000).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Andreev, A. V. Balakin, I. A. Ozheredov, A. P. Shkurinov, P. Masselin, G. Mouret, and D. Boucher, "Compression of femtosecond laser pulses in thin one-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. E 63, 016602-1-9 (2000).

[CrossRef]

W. Chen and D. L. Mills, "Gap solitons and the nonlinear optical response of superlattices," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 160-163 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Cheng and J. Y. Zhou, "Effects of the near-dipole-dipole interaction on gap solitons in resonantly absorbing gratings," Phys. Rev. E 66, 036606-1-5 (2002).

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, R. E. Slusher, C. M. de Sterke, P. A. Krug, and J. E. Sipe, "Bragg grating solitons," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 1627-1630 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. C. Diels and W. Rudolph, Ultrashort Laser Phenomena (Academic, 1996), Chap. 5.

L. Allen and J. H. Eberly, Optical Resonance and Two-Level Atoms (Dover, 1987), Chap. 4.

B. J. Eggleton, R. E. Slusher, C. M. de Sterke, P. A. Krug, and J. E. Sipe, "Bragg grating solitons," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 1627-1630 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. P. Prineas, C. Ell, E. S. Lee, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, and S. W. Koch, "Exciton-polariton eigenmodes in light-coupled In0.04Ga0.96As/GaAs semisoftconductor multiple-quantum-well periodic structures," Phys. Rev. B 61, 13863-13872 (2000).

[CrossRef]

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, J. Y. Zhou, J. Kuhl, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, S. W. Koch, and A. Knorr, "Ultrafast ac Stark effect switching of the active photonic band gap from Bragg-periodic semiconductor quantum wells," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 4332-4334 (2002).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, C. Ell, E. S. Lee, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, and S. W. Koch, "Exciton-polariton eigenmodes in light-coupled In0.04Ga0.96As/GaAs semisoftconductor multiple-quantum-well periodic structures," Phys. Rev. B 61, 13863-13872 (2000).

[CrossRef]

R. E. Slusher and H. M. Gibbs, "Self-induced transparency in atomic rubidium," Phys. Rev. A 5, 1634-1659 (1972).

[CrossRef]

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

S. L. McCall and E. L. Hahn, "Self-induced transparency," Phys. Rev. 183, 457-485 (1969).

[CrossRef]

M. HÄubner, J. Kuhl, T. Stroucken, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, R. Hey, and K. Ploog, "Collective effects of excitons in multiple-quantum-well Bragg and anti-Bragg structures," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4199-4202 (1996).

[CrossRef]

M. HÄubner, J. Kuhl, T. Stroucken, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, R. Hey, and K. Ploog, "Collective effects of excitons in multiple-quantum-well Bragg and anti-Bragg structures," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4199-4202 (1996).

[CrossRef]

E. L. Ivvchenko, A. I. Nesvizhskii, and S. Jorda, "Bragg reflection of light from quantum-well structures," Phys. Solid State 36, 1156-1161 (1994).

E. L. Ivvchenko, A. I. Nesvizhskii, and S. Jorda, "Bragg reflection of light from quantum-well structures," Phys. Solid State 36, 1156-1161 (1994).

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, J. Y. Zhou, J. Kuhl, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, S. W. Koch, and A. Knorr, "Ultrafast ac Stark effect switching of the active photonic band gap from Bragg-periodic semiconductor quantum wells," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 4332-4334 (2002).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, C. Ell, E. S. Lee, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, and S. W. Koch, "Exciton-polariton eigenmodes in light-coupled In0.04Ga0.96As/GaAs semisoftconductor multiple-quantum-well periodic structures," Phys. Rev. B 61, 13863-13872 (2000).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar and B. A. Malomed, "Dynamics of solitons in nearly integrable systems," Rev. Mod. Phys. 61, 763-915 (1989).

[CrossRef]

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, J. Y. Zhou, J. Kuhl, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, S. W. Koch, and A. Knorr, "Ultrafast ac Stark effect switching of the active photonic band gap from Bragg-periodic semiconductor quantum wells," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 4332-4334 (2002).

[CrossRef]

M. HÄubner, J. Kuhl, T. Stroucken, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, R. Hey, and K. Ploog, "Collective effects of excitons in multiple-quantum-well Bragg and anti-Bragg structures," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4199-4202 (1996).

[CrossRef]

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, J. Y. Zhou, J. Kuhl, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, S. W. Koch, and A. Knorr, "Ultrafast ac Stark effect switching of the active photonic band gap from Bragg-periodic semiconductor quantum wells," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 4332-4334 (2002).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, C. Ell, E. S. Lee, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, and S. W. Koch, "Exciton-polariton eigenmodes in light-coupled In0.04Ga0.96As/GaAs semisoftconductor multiple-quantum-well periodic structures," Phys. Rev. B 61, 13863-13872 (2000).

[CrossRef]

M. HÄubner, J. Kuhl, T. Stroucken, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, R. Hey, and K. Ploog, "Collective effects of excitons in multiple-quantum-well Bragg and anti-Bragg structures," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4199-4202 (1996).

[CrossRef]

G. Kurizki, A. E. Kozhekin, T. Opatmy, and B. A. Malomed, "Optical solitons in periodic media with resonant and off-resonant nonlinearities," in Progress in Optics, Vol. 42, E.Wolf, ed. (Elsevier, North-Holland, 2000), pp. 93-140.

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, R. E. Slusher, C. M. de Sterke, P. A. Krug, and J. E. Sipe, "Bragg grating solitons," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 1627-1630 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, J. Y. Zhou, J. Kuhl, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, S. W. Koch, and A. Knorr, "Ultrafast ac Stark effect switching of the active photonic band gap from Bragg-periodic semiconductor quantum wells," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 4332-4334 (2002).

[CrossRef]

M. HÄubner, J. Kuhl, T. Stroucken, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, R. Hey, and K. Ploog, "Collective effects of excitons in multiple-quantum-well Bragg and anti-Bragg structures," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4199-4202 (1996).

[CrossRef]

G. Kurizki, A. E. Kozhekin, T. Opatmy, and B. A. Malomed, "Optical solitons in periodic media with resonant and off-resonant nonlinearities," in Progress in Optics, Vol. 42, E.Wolf, ed. (Elsevier, North-Holland, 2000), pp. 93-140.

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov and R. N. Kuz'min, "Coherent interaction of light with a discrete periodic resonant medium," Sov. Phys. JETP 64, 37-44 (1986).

G. L. Lamb, Jr., "Analytical descriptions of ultrashort optical pulse propagation in a resonant medium," Rev. Mod. Phys. 43, 99-124 (1971), and references herein.

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, C. Ell, E. S. Lee, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, and S. W. Koch, "Exciton-polariton eigenmodes in light-coupled In0.04Ga0.96As/GaAs semisoftconductor multiple-quantum-well periodic structures," Phys. Rev. B 61, 13863-13872 (2000).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar and B. A. Malomed, "Dynamics of solitons in nearly integrable systems," Rev. Mod. Phys. 61, 763-915 (1989).

[CrossRef]

G. Kurizki, A. E. Kozhekin, T. Opatmy, and B. A. Malomed, "Optical solitons in periodic media with resonant and off-resonant nonlinearities," in Progress in Optics, Vol. 42, E.Wolf, ed. (Elsevier, North-Holland, 2000), pp. 93-140.

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov, I. V. Sil'nikov, and J. S. Aitchison, "Dynamic control over optical solitons in a resonant photonic crystal," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 10, 893-899 (2004).

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov and R. A. Sil'nikov, "Unstable excited and stable oscillating gap 2π pulses," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 2203-2207 (2002).

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov and R. A. Silnikov, "Oscillating gap 2π pulse in resonantly absorbing lattice," JETP Lett. 74, 456-459 (2001).

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov and R. N. Kuz'min, "Coherent interaction of light with a discrete periodic resonant medium," Sov. Phys. JETP 64, 37-44 (1986).

A. V. Andreev, A. V. Balakin, I. A. Ozheredov, A. P. Shkurinov, P. Masselin, G. Mouret, and D. Boucher, "Compression of femtosecond laser pulses in thin one-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. E 63, 016602-1-9 (2000).

[CrossRef]

S. L. McCall and E. L. Hahn, "Self-induced transparency," Phys. Rev. 183, 457-485 (1969).

[CrossRef]

W. Chen and D. L. Mills, "Gap solitons and the nonlinear optical response of superlattices," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 160-163 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. V. Andreev, A. V. Balakin, I. A. Ozheredov, A. P. Shkurinov, P. Masselin, G. Mouret, and D. Boucher, "Compression of femtosecond laser pulses in thin one-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. E 63, 016602-1-9 (2000).

[CrossRef]

E. L. Ivvchenko, A. I. Nesvizhskii, and S. Jorda, "Bragg reflection of light from quantum-well structures," Phys. Solid State 36, 1156-1161 (1994).

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

G. Kurizki, A. E. Kozhekin, T. Opatmy, and B. A. Malomed, "Optical solitons in periodic media with resonant and off-resonant nonlinearities," in Progress in Optics, Vol. 42, E.Wolf, ed. (Elsevier, North-Holland, 2000), pp. 93-140.

[CrossRef]

A. V. Andreev, A. V. Balakin, I. A. Ozheredov, A. P. Shkurinov, P. Masselin, G. Mouret, and D. Boucher, "Compression of femtosecond laser pulses in thin one-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. E 63, 016602-1-9 (2000).

[CrossRef]

M. HÄubner, J. Kuhl, T. Stroucken, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, R. Hey, and K. Ploog, "Collective effects of excitons in multiple-quantum-well Bragg and anti-Bragg structures," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4199-4202 (1996).

[CrossRef]

W. N. Xiao, J. Y. Zhou, and J. P. Prineas, "Storage of ultrashort optical pulses in a resonantly absorbing Bragg refector," Opt. Express 11, 3277-3283 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. P. Prineas, J. Y. Zhou, J. Kuhl, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, S. W. Koch, and A. Knorr, "Ultrafast ac Stark effect switching of the active photonic band gap from Bragg-periodic semiconductor quantum wells," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 4332-4334 (2002).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, C. Ell, E. S. Lee, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, and S. W. Koch, "Exciton-polariton eigenmodes in light-coupled In0.04Ga0.96As/GaAs semisoftconductor multiple-quantum-well periodic structures," Phys. Rev. B 61, 13863-13872 (2000).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Diels and W. Rudolph, Ultrashort Laser Phenomena (Academic, 1996), Chap. 5.

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J. Shah, Ultrafast Spectroscopy of Semiconductor and Semiconductor Nanostructures (Springer-Verlag,1996).

H. G. Shao, J. Zhao, J. W. Wu, and J. Y. Zhou, "Moving and zero-velocity gap soliton in resonantly absorbing bragg reflector of finite atomic widths," Acta Phys. Sin. 54, 1420-1425 (2005).

J. Y. Zhou, H. G. Shao, J. Zhao, X. Y. Yu, and K. S. Wong, "Storage and release of femtosecond laser pulses in a resonant photonic crystal," Opt. Lett. 30, 1560-1562 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. V. Andreev, A. V. Balakin, I. A. Ozheredov, A. P. Shkurinov, P. Masselin, G. Mouret, and D. Boucher, "Compression of femtosecond laser pulses in thin one-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. E 63, 016602-1-9 (2000).

[CrossRef]

A. E. Siegman, Lasers (University Science Books, 1986), Chap. 27-29.

B. I. Mantsyzov and R. A. Silnikov, "Oscillating gap 2π pulse in resonantly absorbing lattice," JETP Lett. 74, 456-459 (2001).

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov, I. V. Sil'nikov, and J. S. Aitchison, "Dynamic control over optical solitons in a resonant photonic crystal," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 10, 893-899 (2004).

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, R. E. Slusher, C. M. de Sterke, P. A. Krug, and J. E. Sipe, "Bragg grating solitons," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 1627-1630 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

B. J. Eggleton, R. E. Slusher, C. M. de Sterke, P. A. Krug, and J. E. Sipe, "Bragg grating solitons," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 1627-1630 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. E. Slusher and H. M. Gibbs, "Self-induced transparency in atomic rubidium," Phys. Rev. A 5, 1634-1659 (1972).

[CrossRef]

M. HÄubner, J. Kuhl, T. Stroucken, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, R. Hey, and K. Ploog, "Collective effects of excitons in multiple-quantum-well Bragg and anti-Bragg structures," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4199-4202 (1996).

[CrossRef]

H. G. Shao, J. Zhao, J. W. Wu, and J. Y. Zhou, "Moving and zero-velocity gap soliton in resonantly absorbing bragg reflector of finite atomic widths," Acta Phys. Sin. 54, 1420-1425 (2005).

J. Y. Zhou, H. G. Shao, J. Zhao, X. Y. Yu, and K. S. Wong, "Storage and release of femtosecond laser pulses in a resonant photonic crystal," Opt. Lett. 30, 1560-1562 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. G. Shao, J. Zhao, J. W. Wu, and J. Y. Zhou, "Moving and zero-velocity gap soliton in resonantly absorbing bragg reflector of finite atomic widths," Acta Phys. Sin. 54, 1420-1425 (2005).

H. G. Shao, J. Zhao, J. W. Wu, and J. Y. Zhou, "Moving and zero-velocity gap soliton in resonantly absorbing bragg reflector of finite atomic widths," Acta Phys. Sin. 54, 1420-1425 (2005).

J. Y. Zhou, H. G. Shao, J. Zhao, X. Y. Yu, and K. S. Wong, "Storage and release of femtosecond laser pulses in a resonant photonic crystal," Opt. Lett. 30, 1560-1562 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. N. Xiao, J. Y. Zhou, and J. P. Prineas, "Storage of ultrashort optical pulses in a resonantly absorbing Bragg refector," Opt. Express 11, 3277-3283 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Cheng and J. Y. Zhou, "Effects of the near-dipole-dipole interaction on gap solitons in resonantly absorbing gratings," Phys. Rev. E 66, 036606-1-5 (2002).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, J. Y. Zhou, J. Kuhl, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, S. W. Koch, and A. Knorr, "Ultrafast ac Stark effect switching of the active photonic band gap from Bragg-periodic semiconductor quantum wells," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 4332-4334 (2002).

[CrossRef]

H. G. Shao, J. Zhao, J. W. Wu, and J. Y. Zhou, "Moving and zero-velocity gap soliton in resonantly absorbing bragg reflector of finite atomic widths," Acta Phys. Sin. 54, 1420-1425 (2005).

J. P. Prineas, J. Y. Zhou, J. Kuhl, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, S. W. Koch, and A. Knorr, "Ultrafast ac Stark effect switching of the active photonic band gap from Bragg-periodic semiconductor quantum wells," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 4332-4334 (2002).

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov, I. V. Sil'nikov, and J. S. Aitchison, "Dynamic control over optical solitons in a resonant photonic crystal," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 10, 893-899 (2004).

[CrossRef]

B. I. Mantsyzov and R. A. Silnikov, "Oscillating gap 2π pulse in resonantly absorbing lattice," JETP Lett. 74, 456-459 (2001).

[CrossRef]

S. L. McCall and E. L. Hahn, "Self-induced transparency," Phys. Rev. 183, 457-485 (1969).

[CrossRef]

R. E. Slusher and H. M. Gibbs, "Self-induced transparency in atomic rubidium," Phys. Rev. A 5, 1634-1659 (1972).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Prineas, C. Ell, E. S. Lee, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, and S. W. Koch, "Exciton-polariton eigenmodes in light-coupled In0.04Ga0.96As/GaAs semisoftconductor multiple-quantum-well periodic structures," Phys. Rev. B 61, 13863-13872 (2000).

[CrossRef]

N. C. Nielsen, J. Kuhl, M. Schaarschmidt, J. Förstner, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, G. Khitova, H. M. Gibbs, and H. Giessen, "Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in a multiple-quantum-well photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. B 70, 075306-1-10 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J. Cheng and J. Y. Zhou, "Effects of the near-dipole-dipole interaction on gap solitons in resonantly absorbing gratings," Phys. Rev. E 66, 036606-1-5 (2002).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Andreev, A. V. Balakin, I. A. Ozheredov, A. P. Shkurinov, P. Masselin, G. Mouret, and D. Boucher, "Compression of femtosecond laser pulses in thin one-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. E 63, 016602-1-9 (2000).

[CrossRef]

M. HÄubner, J. Kuhl, T. Stroucken, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, R. Hey, and K. Ploog, "Collective effects of excitons in multiple-quantum-well Bragg and anti-Bragg structures," Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 4199-4202 (1996).

[CrossRef]

W. Chen and D. L. Mills, "Gap solitons and the nonlinear optical response of superlattices," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 160-163 (1987).

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