G. X. Li, J. Evers, and C. H. Keitel, "Low-frequency-field-induced spontaneous-emission interference in a two-level atom placed in an anisotropic photonic crystal," J. Phys. B 38, 1435-1451 (2005).

[CrossRef]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

I. Friedler, G. Kurizki, and D. Petrosyan, "Giant nonlinearity and entanglement of single photons in photonic bandgap structures," Europhys. Lett. 68, 625-631 (2004).

[CrossRef]

L. Florescu, S. John, T. Quang, and R. Z. Wang, "Theory of a one-atom laser in a photonic band-gap microchip," Phys. Rev. A 69, 013816 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. R. Singh, "Anomalous electromagnetically induced transparency in photonic-band-gap materials," Phys. Rev. A 70, 033813 (2004).

[CrossRef]

R. Wang and S. John, "Engineering the electromagnetic vacuum for controlling light with light in a photonic-band-gap microchip," Phys. Rev. A 70, 043805 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. F. Koenderink and W. L. Vos, "Light exiting from real photonic band gap crystals is diffuse and strongly directional," Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 213902 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. P. Yang, M. Fleischhauer, and S.-Y. Zhu, "Spontaneous emission in a photonic crystal near the band edge: field versus population dynamics," Phys. Rev. E 68, 015602R (2003).

[CrossRef]

X. H. Wang, R. Z. Wang, B. Y. Gu, and G. Z. Yang, "Decay distribution of spontaneous emission from an assembly of atoms in photonic crystals with pseudogaps," Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 093902 (2002).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Petrosyan and G. Kurizki, "Photon-photon correlations and entanglement in doped photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. A 64, 023810 (2001).

[CrossRef]

Y. P. Yang, Z. X. Lin, S. Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and W. G. Feng, "Spontaneous spectrum of a lambda-type atomic system near a photonic band edge," Phys. Lett. A 270, 41-46 (2000).

[CrossRef]

S.-Y. Zhu, Y. P. Yang, H. Chen, H. Zheng, and M. S. Zubairy, "Spontaneous radiation and Lamb shift in three-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 2136-2139 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. P. Yang and S.-Y. Zhu, "Spontaneous emission from a two-level atom in a three-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. A 62, 013805 (2000).

[CrossRef]

E. Paspalakis, N. J. Kylstra, and P. L. Knight, "Transparency near a photonic band edge," Phys. Rev. A 60, R33-R36 (1999).

[CrossRef]

M. Megens, J. E. G. J. Wijnhoven, A. Lagendijk, and W. L. Vos, "Fluorescence lifetimes and linewidths of dye in photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. A 59, 4727-4731 (1999).

[CrossRef]

E. P. Petrov, V. N. Bogomolov, I. I. Kalosha, and S. V. Gopanenko, "Spontaneous emission of organic molecules embedded in a photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 77-80 (1998).

[CrossRef]

T. Quang, M. Woldeyohannes, and S. John, "Coherent control of spontaneous emission near a photonic band edge: a single-atom optical memory device," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 5238-5241 (1997).

[CrossRef]

S. Bay, P. Lambropoulos, and K. Molmer, "Fluorescence into flat and structured radiation continua: an atomic density matrix without a master equation," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 2654-2657 (1997).

[CrossRef]

S.-Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and H. Huang, "Quantum interference effects in spontaneous emission from an atom embedded in a photonic band gap structure," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 205-208 (1997).

[CrossRef]

A. G. Kofman and G. Kurizki, "Quantum Zeno effect on atomic excitation decay in resonators," Phys. Rev. A 54, R3750-R3753 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. John and T. Quang, "Spontaneous emission near the edge of a photonic band gap," Phys. Rev. A 50, 1764-1769 (1994).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. G. Kofman, G. Kurizki, and B. Sherman, "Spontaneous and induced atomic decay in photonic band structures," J. Mod. Opt. 41, 353-384 (1994).

[CrossRef]

S. John and J. Wang, "Quantum electrodynamics near a photonic band gap: photon bound states and dressed atoms," Phys. Rev. Lett. 64, 2418-2421 (1990).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Yablonovitch, "Inhibited spontaneous emission in solid-state physics and electronics," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 2059-2062 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. John, "Strong localization of photons in certain disordered dielectric superlattices," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 2486-2489 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. Bay, P. Lambropoulos, and K. Molmer, "Fluorescence into flat and structured radiation continua: an atomic density matrix without a master equation," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 2654-2657 (1997).

[CrossRef]

E. P. Petrov, V. N. Bogomolov, I. I. Kalosha, and S. V. Gopanenko, "Spontaneous emission of organic molecules embedded in a photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 77-80 (1998).

[CrossRef]

S.-Y. Zhu, Y. P. Yang, H. Chen, H. Zheng, and M. S. Zubairy, "Spontaneous radiation and Lamb shift in three-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 2136-2139 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. P. Yang, Z. X. Lin, S. Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and W. G. Feng, "Spontaneous spectrum of a lambda-type atomic system near a photonic band edge," Phys. Lett. A 270, 41-46 (2000).

[CrossRef]

S.-Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and H. Huang, "Quantum interference effects in spontaneous emission from an atom embedded in a photonic band gap structure," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 205-208 (1997).

[CrossRef]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

G. X. Li, J. Evers, and C. H. Keitel, "Low-frequency-field-induced spontaneous-emission interference in a two-level atom placed in an anisotropic photonic crystal," J. Phys. B 38, 1435-1451 (2005).

[CrossRef]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. P. Yang, Z. X. Lin, S. Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and W. G. Feng, "Spontaneous spectrum of a lambda-type atomic system near a photonic band edge," Phys. Lett. A 270, 41-46 (2000).

[CrossRef]

Y. P. Yang, M. Fleischhauer, and S.-Y. Zhu, "Spontaneous emission in a photonic crystal near the band edge: field versus population dynamics," Phys. Rev. E 68, 015602R (2003).

[CrossRef]

L. Florescu, S. John, T. Quang, and R. Z. Wang, "Theory of a one-atom laser in a photonic band-gap microchip," Phys. Rev. A 69, 013816 (2004).

[CrossRef]

I. Friedler, G. Kurizki, and D. Petrosyan, "Giant nonlinearity and entanglement of single photons in photonic bandgap structures," Europhys. Lett. 68, 625-631 (2004).

[CrossRef]

E. P. Petrov, V. N. Bogomolov, I. I. Kalosha, and S. V. Gopanenko, "Spontaneous emission of organic molecules embedded in a photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 77-80 (1998).

[CrossRef]

X. H. Wang, R. Z. Wang, B. Y. Gu, and G. Z. Yang, "Decay distribution of spontaneous emission from an assembly of atoms in photonic crystals with pseudogaps," Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 093902 (2002).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S.-Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and H. Huang, "Quantum interference effects in spontaneous emission from an atom embedded in a photonic band gap structure," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 205-208 (1997).

[CrossRef]

L. Florescu, S. John, T. Quang, and R. Z. Wang, "Theory of a one-atom laser in a photonic band-gap microchip," Phys. Rev. A 69, 013816 (2004).

[CrossRef]

R. Wang and S. John, "Engineering the electromagnetic vacuum for controlling light with light in a photonic-band-gap microchip," Phys. Rev. A 70, 043805 (2004).

[CrossRef]

T. Quang, M. Woldeyohannes, and S. John, "Coherent control of spontaneous emission near a photonic band edge: a single-atom optical memory device," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 5238-5241 (1997).

[CrossRef]

S. John and T. Quang, "Spontaneous emission near the edge of a photonic band gap," Phys. Rev. A 50, 1764-1769 (1994).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. John and J. Wang, "Quantum electrodynamics near a photonic band gap: photon bound states and dressed atoms," Phys. Rev. Lett. 64, 2418-2421 (1990).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. John, "Strong localization of photons in certain disordered dielectric superlattices," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 2486-2489 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. P. Petrov, V. N. Bogomolov, I. I. Kalosha, and S. V. Gopanenko, "Spontaneous emission of organic molecules embedded in a photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 77-80 (1998).

[CrossRef]

G. X. Li, J. Evers, and C. H. Keitel, "Low-frequency-field-induced spontaneous-emission interference in a two-level atom placed in an anisotropic photonic crystal," J. Phys. B 38, 1435-1451 (2005).

[CrossRef]

E. Paspalakis, N. J. Kylstra, and P. L. Knight, "Transparency near a photonic band edge," Phys. Rev. A 60, R33-R36 (1999).

[CrossRef]

A. F. Koenderink and W. L. Vos, "Light exiting from real photonic band gap crystals is diffuse and strongly directional," Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 213902 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. G. Kofman and G. Kurizki, "Quantum Zeno effect on atomic excitation decay in resonators," Phys. Rev. A 54, R3750-R3753 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. G. Kofman, G. Kurizki, and B. Sherman, "Spontaneous and induced atomic decay in photonic band structures," J. Mod. Opt. 41, 353-384 (1994).

[CrossRef]

I. Friedler, G. Kurizki, and D. Petrosyan, "Giant nonlinearity and entanglement of single photons in photonic bandgap structures," Europhys. Lett. 68, 625-631 (2004).

[CrossRef]

D. Petrosyan and G. Kurizki, "Photon-photon correlations and entanglement in doped photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. A 64, 023810 (2001).

[CrossRef]

A. G. Kofman and G. Kurizki, "Quantum Zeno effect on atomic excitation decay in resonators," Phys. Rev. A 54, R3750-R3753 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. G. Kofman, G. Kurizki, and B. Sherman, "Spontaneous and induced atomic decay in photonic band structures," J. Mod. Opt. 41, 353-384 (1994).

[CrossRef]

E. Paspalakis, N. J. Kylstra, and P. L. Knight, "Transparency near a photonic band edge," Phys. Rev. A 60, R33-R36 (1999).

[CrossRef]

M. Megens, J. E. G. J. Wijnhoven, A. Lagendijk, and W. L. Vos, "Fluorescence lifetimes and linewidths of dye in photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. A 59, 4727-4731 (1999).

[CrossRef]

S. Bay, P. Lambropoulos, and K. Molmer, "Fluorescence into flat and structured radiation continua: an atomic density matrix without a master equation," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 2654-2657 (1997).

[CrossRef]

G. X. Li, J. Evers, and C. H. Keitel, "Low-frequency-field-induced spontaneous-emission interference in a two-level atom placed in an anisotropic photonic crystal," J. Phys. B 38, 1435-1451 (2005).

[CrossRef]

Y. P. Yang, Z. X. Lin, S. Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and W. G. Feng, "Spontaneous spectrum of a lambda-type atomic system near a photonic band edge," Phys. Lett. A 270, 41-46 (2000).

[CrossRef]

M. Megens, J. E. G. J. Wijnhoven, A. Lagendijk, and W. L. Vos, "Fluorescence lifetimes and linewidths of dye in photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. A 59, 4727-4731 (1999).

[CrossRef]

S. Bay, P. Lambropoulos, and K. Molmer, "Fluorescence into flat and structured radiation continua: an atomic density matrix without a master equation," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 2654-2657 (1997).

[CrossRef]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Paspalakis, N. J. Kylstra, and P. L. Knight, "Transparency near a photonic band edge," Phys. Rev. A 60, R33-R36 (1999).

[CrossRef]

I. Friedler, G. Kurizki, and D. Petrosyan, "Giant nonlinearity and entanglement of single photons in photonic bandgap structures," Europhys. Lett. 68, 625-631 (2004).

[CrossRef]

D. Petrosyan and G. Kurizki, "Photon-photon correlations and entanglement in doped photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. A 64, 023810 (2001).

[CrossRef]

E. P. Petrov, V. N. Bogomolov, I. I. Kalosha, and S. V. Gopanenko, "Spontaneous emission of organic molecules embedded in a photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 77-80 (1998).

[CrossRef]

L. Florescu, S. John, T. Quang, and R. Z. Wang, "Theory of a one-atom laser in a photonic band-gap microchip," Phys. Rev. A 69, 013816 (2004).

[CrossRef]

T. Quang, M. Woldeyohannes, and S. John, "Coherent control of spontaneous emission near a photonic band edge: a single-atom optical memory device," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 5238-5241 (1997).

[CrossRef]

S. John and T. Quang, "Spontaneous emission near the edge of a photonic band gap," Phys. Rev. A 50, 1764-1769 (1994).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. O. Scully and M. S. Zubairy, Quantum Optics (Cambridge U. Press, 1997), Chap. 6.

A. G. Kofman, G. Kurizki, and B. Sherman, "Spontaneous and induced atomic decay in photonic band structures," J. Mod. Opt. 41, 353-384 (1994).

[CrossRef]

M. R. Singh, "Anomalous electromagnetically induced transparency in photonic-band-gap materials," Phys. Rev. A 70, 033813 (2004).

[CrossRef]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. F. Koenderink and W. L. Vos, "Light exiting from real photonic band gap crystals is diffuse and strongly directional," Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 213902 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Megens, J. E. G. J. Wijnhoven, A. Lagendijk, and W. L. Vos, "Fluorescence lifetimes and linewidths of dye in photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. A 59, 4727-4731 (1999).

[CrossRef]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. John and J. Wang, "Quantum electrodynamics near a photonic band gap: photon bound states and dressed atoms," Phys. Rev. Lett. 64, 2418-2421 (1990).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. Wang and S. John, "Engineering the electromagnetic vacuum for controlling light with light in a photonic-band-gap microchip," Phys. Rev. A 70, 043805 (2004).

[CrossRef]

L. Florescu, S. John, T. Quang, and R. Z. Wang, "Theory of a one-atom laser in a photonic band-gap microchip," Phys. Rev. A 69, 013816 (2004).

[CrossRef]

X. H. Wang, R. Z. Wang, B. Y. Gu, and G. Z. Yang, "Decay distribution of spontaneous emission from an assembly of atoms in photonic crystals with pseudogaps," Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 093902 (2002).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

X. H. Wang, R. Z. Wang, B. Y. Gu, and G. Z. Yang, "Decay distribution of spontaneous emission from an assembly of atoms in photonic crystals with pseudogaps," Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 093902 (2002).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Megens, J. E. G. J. Wijnhoven, A. Lagendijk, and W. L. Vos, "Fluorescence lifetimes and linewidths of dye in photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. A 59, 4727-4731 (1999).

[CrossRef]

T. Quang, M. Woldeyohannes, and S. John, "Coherent control of spontaneous emission near a photonic band edge: a single-atom optical memory device," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 5238-5241 (1997).

[CrossRef]

E. Yablonovitch, "Inhibited spontaneous emission in solid-state physics and electronics," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 2059-2062 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

X. H. Wang, R. Z. Wang, B. Y. Gu, and G. Z. Yang, "Decay distribution of spontaneous emission from an assembly of atoms in photonic crystals with pseudogaps," Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 093902 (2002).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. P. Yang, M. Fleischhauer, and S.-Y. Zhu, "Spontaneous emission in a photonic crystal near the band edge: field versus population dynamics," Phys. Rev. E 68, 015602R (2003).

[CrossRef]

Y. P. Yang and S.-Y. Zhu, "Spontaneous emission from a two-level atom in a three-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. A 62, 013805 (2000).

[CrossRef]

S.-Y. Zhu, Y. P. Yang, H. Chen, H. Zheng, and M. S. Zubairy, "Spontaneous radiation and Lamb shift in three-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 2136-2139 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. P. Yang, Z. X. Lin, S. Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and W. G. Feng, "Spontaneous spectrum of a lambda-type atomic system near a photonic band edge," Phys. Lett. A 270, 41-46 (2000).

[CrossRef]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S.-Y. Zhu, Y. P. Yang, H. Chen, H. Zheng, and M. S. Zubairy, "Spontaneous radiation and Lamb shift in three-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 2136-2139 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. P. Yang, Z. X. Lin, S. Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and W. G. Feng, "Spontaneous spectrum of a lambda-type atomic system near a photonic band edge," Phys. Lett. A 270, 41-46 (2000).

[CrossRef]

Y. P. Yang, M. Fleischhauer, and S.-Y. Zhu, "Spontaneous emission in a photonic crystal near the band edge: field versus population dynamics," Phys. Rev. E 68, 015602R (2003).

[CrossRef]

Y. P. Yang and S.-Y. Zhu, "Spontaneous emission from a two-level atom in a three-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. A 62, 013805 (2000).

[CrossRef]

S.-Y. Zhu, Y. P. Yang, H. Chen, H. Zheng, and M. S. Zubairy, "Spontaneous radiation and Lamb shift in three-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 2136-2139 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S.-Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and H. Huang, "Quantum interference effects in spontaneous emission from an atom embedded in a photonic band gap structure," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 205-208 (1997).

[CrossRef]

S.-Y. Zhu, Y. P. Yang, H. Chen, H. Zheng, and M. S. Zubairy, "Spontaneous radiation and Lamb shift in three-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 2136-2139 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. O. Scully and M. S. Zubairy, Quantum Optics (Cambridge U. Press, 1997), Chap. 6.

I. Friedler, G. Kurizki, and D. Petrosyan, "Giant nonlinearity and entanglement of single photons in photonic bandgap structures," Europhys. Lett. 68, 625-631 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. G. Kofman, G. Kurizki, and B. Sherman, "Spontaneous and induced atomic decay in photonic band structures," J. Mod. Opt. 41, 353-384 (1994).

[CrossRef]

G. X. Li, J. Evers, and C. H. Keitel, "Low-frequency-field-induced spontaneous-emission interference in a two-level atom placed in an anisotropic photonic crystal," J. Phys. B 38, 1435-1451 (2005).

[CrossRef]

Y. P. Yang, Z. X. Lin, S. Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and W. G. Feng, "Spontaneous spectrum of a lambda-type atomic system near a photonic band edge," Phys. Lett. A 270, 41-46 (2000).

[CrossRef]

Y. P. Yang and S.-Y. Zhu, "Spontaneous emission from a two-level atom in a three-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. A 62, 013805 (2000).

[CrossRef]

A. G. Kofman and G. Kurizki, "Quantum Zeno effect on atomic excitation decay in resonators," Phys. Rev. A 54, R3750-R3753 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Megens, J. E. G. J. Wijnhoven, A. Lagendijk, and W. L. Vos, "Fluorescence lifetimes and linewidths of dye in photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. A 59, 4727-4731 (1999).

[CrossRef]

E. Paspalakis, N. J. Kylstra, and P. L. Knight, "Transparency near a photonic band edge," Phys. Rev. A 60, R33-R36 (1999).

[CrossRef]

S. John and T. Quang, "Spontaneous emission near the edge of a photonic band gap," Phys. Rev. A 50, 1764-1769 (1994).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

L. Florescu, S. John, T. Quang, and R. Z. Wang, "Theory of a one-atom laser in a photonic band-gap microchip," Phys. Rev. A 69, 013816 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. R. Singh, "Anomalous electromagnetically induced transparency in photonic-band-gap materials," Phys. Rev. A 70, 033813 (2004).

[CrossRef]

R. Wang and S. John, "Engineering the electromagnetic vacuum for controlling light with light in a photonic-band-gap microchip," Phys. Rev. A 70, 043805 (2004).

[CrossRef]

D. Petrosyan and G. Kurizki, "Photon-photon correlations and entanglement in doped photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. A 64, 023810 (2001).

[CrossRef]

Y. P. Yang, M. Fleischhauer, and S.-Y. Zhu, "Spontaneous emission in a photonic crystal near the band edge: field versus population dynamics," Phys. Rev. E 68, 015602R (2003).

[CrossRef]

X. H. Wang, R. Z. Wang, B. Y. Gu, and G. Z. Yang, "Decay distribution of spontaneous emission from an assembly of atoms in photonic crystals with pseudogaps," Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 093902 (2002).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

T. Quang, M. Woldeyohannes, and S. John, "Coherent control of spontaneous emission near a photonic band edge: a single-atom optical memory device," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 5238-5241 (1997).

[CrossRef]

E. P. Petrov, V. N. Bogomolov, I. I. Kalosha, and S. V. Gopanenko, "Spontaneous emission of organic molecules embedded in a photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 77-80 (1998).

[CrossRef]

S. John and J. Wang, "Quantum electrodynamics near a photonic band gap: photon bound states and dressed atoms," Phys. Rev. Lett. 64, 2418-2421 (1990).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Yablonovitch, "Inhibited spontaneous emission in solid-state physics and electronics," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 2059-2062 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. John, "Strong localization of photons in certain disordered dielectric superlattices," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 2486-2489 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. Bay, P. Lambropoulos, and K. Molmer, "Fluorescence into flat and structured radiation continua: an atomic density matrix without a master equation," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 2654-2657 (1997).

[CrossRef]

S.-Y. Zhu, H. Chen, and H. Huang, "Quantum interference effects in spontaneous emission from an atom embedded in a photonic band gap structure," Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 205-208 (1997).

[CrossRef]

S.-Y. Zhu, Y. P. Yang, H. Chen, H. Zheng, and M. S. Zubairy, "Spontaneous radiation and Lamb shift in three-dimensional photonic crystals," Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 2136-2139 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. F. Koenderink and W. L. Vos, "Light exiting from real photonic band gap crystals is diffuse and strongly directional," Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 213902 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Englund, D. Fattal, E. Waks, G. Solomon, B. Y. Zhang, T. Nakaoka, Y. Arakawa, Y. Yamamoto, and J. Vukovic, "Controlling the spontaneous emission rate of single quantum dots in a two-dimensional photonic crystal," Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 013904 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. O. Scully and M. S. Zubairy, Quantum Optics (Cambridge U. Press, 1997), Chap. 6.