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[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, K. B. Samusev, and M. F. Limonov, “High Miller-index photonic bands in synthetic opals,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 5, 119-124 (2007).

[CrossRef]

O. A. Kavtreva, A. V. Ankudinov, A. G. Bazhenova, Yu. A. Kumzerov, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Optical characterization of natural and synthetic opals by Bragg reflection spectroscopy,” Phys. Solid State 49, 708-714 (2007).

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A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, H. Uchida, M. Inoue, and M. F. Limonov, “Interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. B 73, 033103 (2006).

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M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, M. Inoue, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, A. K. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Complex interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals: diffraction and transmission studies,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 4, 146-154 (2006).

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A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanski, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, and A. P. Skvortsov, “Spectroscopy of the photonic stop band in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 46, 1331-1339 (2004).

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A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, K. B. Samusev, D. E. Usvyat, and M. F. Limonov, “Photonic band-gap structure: from spectroscopy towards visualization,” Phys. Rev. B 70, 113104 (2004).

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A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and D. E. Usvyat, “Bragg diffraction of light in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 45, 459-471 (2003).

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D. A. Mazurenko, R. Kerst, J. I. Dijkhuis, A. V. Akimov, V. G. Golubev, D. A. Kurdyukov, A. B. Pevtsov, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Ultrafast optical switching in three-dimensional photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 213903 (2003).

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[CrossRef]

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A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, P. B. Lim, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Resonant behavior and selective switching of stop bands in three-dimensional photonic crystals with inhomogeneous components,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 063906 (2007).

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A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, H. Uchida, M. Inoue, and M. F. Limonov, “Interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. B 73, 033103 (2006).

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M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, M. Inoue, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, A. K. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Complex interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals: diffraction and transmission studies,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 4, 146-154 (2006).

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A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanski, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, and A. P. Skvortsov, “Spectroscopy of the photonic stop band in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 46, 1331-1339 (2004).

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A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, K. B. Samusev, D. E. Usvyat, and M. F. Limonov, “Photonic band-gap structure: from spectroscopy towards visualization,” Phys. Rev. B 70, 113104 (2004).

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A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and D. E. Usvyat, “Bragg diffraction of light in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 45, 459-471 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. B. Pevtsov, D. A. Kurdyukov, V. G. Golubev, A. V. Akimov, A. A. Meluchev, A. V. Sel'kin, A. A. Kaplyanskii, D. R. Yakovlev, and M. Bayer, “Ultrafast stop band kinetics in a three-dimensional opal-VO2 photonic crystal controlled by a photoinduced semiconductor-metal phase transition,” Phys. Rev. B 75, 153101 (2007).

[CrossRef]

O. A. Kavtreva, A. V. Ankudinov, A. G. Bazhenova, Yu. A. Kumzerov, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Optical characterization of natural and synthetic opals by Bragg reflection spectroscopy,” Phys. Solid State 49, 708-714 (2007).

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A. B. Pevtsov, D. A. Kurdyukov, V. G. Golubev, A. V. Akimov, A. A. Meluchev, A. V. Sel'kin, A. A. Kaplyanskii, D. R. Yakovlev, and M. Bayer, “Ultrafast stop band kinetics in a three-dimensional opal-VO2 photonic crystal controlled by a photoinduced semiconductor-metal phase transition,” Phys. Rev. B 75, 153101 (2007).

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[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, P. B. Lim, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Resonant behavior and selective switching of stop bands in three-dimensional photonic crystals with inhomogeneous components,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 063906 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, H. Uchida, M. Inoue, and M. F. Limonov, “Interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. B 73, 033103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, M. Inoue, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, A. K. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Complex interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals: diffraction and transmission studies,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 4, 146-154 (2006).

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A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanski, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, and A. P. Skvortsov, “Spectroscopy of the photonic stop band in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 46, 1331-1339 (2004).

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[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, M. Inoue, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, A. K. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Complex interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals: diffraction and transmission studies,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 4, 146-154 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, K. B. Samusev, D. E. Usvyat, and M. F. Limonov, “Photonic band-gap structure: from spectroscopy towards visualization,” Phys. Rev. B 70, 113104 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and D. E. Usvyat, “Bragg diffraction of light in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 45, 459-471 (2003).

[CrossRef]

V. N. Astratov, V. N. Bogomolov, A. A. Kaplyanskii, A. V. Prokofiev, L. A. Samoilovich, S. M. Samoilovich, and Yu. A. Vlasov, “Optical spectroscopy of opal matrices with CdS embedded in its pores--quantum confinement and photonic band gap effects,” Nuovo Cimento D 17, 1349-1354 (1995).

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[CrossRef]

D. A. Mazurenko, R. Kerst, J. I. Dijkhuis, A. V. Akimov, V. G. Golubev, D. A. Kurdyukov, A. B. Pevtsov, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Ultrafast optical switching in three-dimensional photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 213903 (2003).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, K. B. Samusev, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Selective manipulation of stop bands in multicomponent photonic crystals: opals as an example,” Phys. Rev. B 77, 205106 (2008).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, P. B. Lim, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Resonant behavior and selective switching of stop bands in three-dimensional photonic crystals with inhomogeneous components,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 063906 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, H. Uchida, M. Inoue, and M. F. Limonov, “Interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. B 73, 033103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, M. Inoue, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, A. K. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Complex interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals: diffraction and transmission studies,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 4, 146-154 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanski, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, and A. P. Skvortsov, “Spectroscopy of the photonic stop band in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 46, 1331-1339 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, K. B. Samusev, D. E. Usvyat, and M. F. Limonov, “Photonic band-gap structure: from spectroscopy towards visualization,” Phys. Rev. B 70, 113104 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and D. E. Usvyat, “Bragg diffraction of light in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 45, 459-471 (2003).

[CrossRef]

O. A. Kavtreva, A. V. Ankudinov, A. G. Bazhenova, Yu. A. Kumzerov, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Optical characterization of natural and synthetic opals by Bragg reflection spectroscopy,” Phys. Solid State 49, 708-714 (2007).

[CrossRef]

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A. B. Pevtsov, D. A. Kurdyukov, V. G. Golubev, A. V. Akimov, A. A. Meluchev, A. V. Sel'kin, A. A. Kaplyanskii, D. R. Yakovlev, and M. Bayer, “Ultrafast stop band kinetics in a three-dimensional opal-VO2 photonic crystal controlled by a photoinduced semiconductor-metal phase transition,” Phys. Rev. B 75, 153101 (2007).

[CrossRef]

D. A. Mazurenko, R. Kerst, J. I. Dijkhuis, A. V. Akimov, V. G. Golubev, D. A. Kurdyukov, A. B. Pevtsov, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Ultrafast optical switching in three-dimensional photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 213903 (2003).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, K. B. Samusev, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Selective manipulation of stop bands in multicomponent photonic crystals: opals as an example,” Phys. Rev. B 77, 205106 (2008).

[CrossRef]

O. A. Kavtreva, A. V. Ankudinov, A. G. Bazhenova, Yu. A. Kumzerov, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Optical characterization of natural and synthetic opals by Bragg reflection spectroscopy,” Phys. Solid State 49, 708-714 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, P. B. Lim, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Resonant behavior and selective switching of stop bands in three-dimensional photonic crystals with inhomogeneous components,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 063906 (2007).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, K. B. Samusev, and M. F. Limonov, “High Miller-index photonic bands in synthetic opals,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 5, 119-124 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, H. Uchida, M. Inoue, and M. F. Limonov, “Interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. B 73, 033103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, M. Inoue, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, A. K. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Complex interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals: diffraction and transmission studies,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 4, 146-154 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanski, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, and A. P. Skvortsov, “Spectroscopy of the photonic stop band in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 46, 1331-1339 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, K. B. Samusev, D. E. Usvyat, and M. F. Limonov, “Photonic band-gap structure: from spectroscopy towards visualization,” Phys. Rev. B 70, 113104 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and D. E. Usvyat, “Bragg diffraction of light in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 45, 459-471 (2003).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

S. G. Romanov, T. Maka, C. M. Sotomayor Torres, M. Muller, R. Zentel, D. Cassagne, J. Manzanares-Martinez, and C. Jouanin, “Diffraction of light from thin-film polymethyl-methacrylate opaline photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. E 63, 056603 (2001).

[CrossRef]

S. G. Romanov, T. Maka, C. M. Sotomayor Torres, M. Muller, R. Zentel, D. Cassagne, J. Manzanares-Martinez, and C. Jouanin, “Diffraction of light from thin-film polymethyl-methacrylate opaline photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. E 63, 056603 (2001).

[CrossRef]

D. A. Mazurenko, R. Kerst, J. I. Dijkhuis, A. V. Akimov, V. G. Golubev, D. A. Kurdyukov, A. B. Pevtsov, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Ultrafast optical switching in three-dimensional photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 213903 (2003).

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A. B. Pevtsov, D. A. Kurdyukov, V. G. Golubev, A. V. Akimov, A. A. Meluchev, A. V. Sel'kin, A. A. Kaplyanskii, D. R. Yakovlev, and M. Bayer, “Ultrafast stop band kinetics in a three-dimensional opal-VO2 photonic crystal controlled by a photoinduced semiconductor-metal phase transition,” Phys. Rev. B 75, 153101 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. Modinos, N. Stefanou, I. E. Psarobas, and V. Yannopapas, “On wave propagation in inhomogeneous systems,” Physica B 296, 167-173 (2001).

[CrossRef]

S. G. Romanov, T. Maka, C. M. Sotomayor Torres, M. Muller, R. Zentel, D. Cassagne, J. Manzanares-Martinez, and C. Jouanin, “Diffraction of light from thin-film polymethyl-methacrylate opaline photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. E 63, 056603 (2001).

[CrossRef]

Yu. A. Vlasov, M. A. Kaliteevski, and V. V. Nikolaev, “Different regimes of light localization in a disordered photonic crystal,” Phys. Rev. B 60, 1555-1562 (1999).

[CrossRef]

M. Burger, S. Osher, and E. Yablonovitch, “Inverse problem techniques for the design of photonic crystals,” IEICE Trans. Electron. 87, 258-265 (2003).

J. B. Pendry and A. MacKinnon, “Calculation of photon dispersion relations,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 69, 2772-2775 (1992).

[CrossRef]

A. B. Pevtsov, D. A. Kurdyukov, V. G. Golubev, A. V. Akimov, A. A. Meluchev, A. V. Sel'kin, A. A. Kaplyanskii, D. R. Yakovlev, and M. Bayer, “Ultrafast stop band kinetics in a three-dimensional opal-VO2 photonic crystal controlled by a photoinduced semiconductor-metal phase transition,” Phys. Rev. B 75, 153101 (2007).

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V. N. Astratov, V. N. Bogomolov, A. A. Kaplyanskii, A. V. Prokofiev, L. A. Samoilovich, S. M. Samoilovich, and Yu. A. Vlasov, “Optical spectroscopy of opal matrices with CdS embedded in its pores--quantum confinement and photonic band gap effects,” Nuovo Cimento D 17, 1349-1354 (1995).

[CrossRef]

A. Modinos, N. Stefanou, I. E. Psarobas, and V. Yannopapas, “On wave propagation in inhomogeneous systems,” Physica B 296, 167-173 (2001).

[CrossRef]

S. G. Romanov, T. Maka, C. M. Sotomayor Torres, M. Muller, R. Zentel, D. Cassagne, J. Manzanares-Martinez, and C. Jouanin, “Diffraction of light from thin-film polymethyl-methacrylate opaline photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. E 63, 056603 (2001).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, K. B. Samusev, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Selective manipulation of stop bands in multicomponent photonic crystals: opals as an example,” Phys. Rev. B 77, 205106 (2008).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, K. B. Samusev, and M. F. Limonov, “High Miller-index photonic bands in synthetic opals,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 5, 119-124 (2007).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, M. Inoue, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, A. K. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Complex interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals: diffraction and transmission studies,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 4, 146-154 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. K. Samusev, M. V. Rybin, K. B. Samusev, and M. F. Limonov are preparing a manuscript to be called “The studies of the band gap switching effects in multicomponent photonic crystals with different dimensions.”

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V. N. Astratov, V. N. Bogomolov, A. A. Kaplyanskii, A. V. Prokofiev, L. A. Samoilovich, S. M. Samoilovich, and Yu. A. Vlasov, “Optical spectroscopy of opal matrices with CdS embedded in its pores--quantum confinement and photonic band gap effects,” Nuovo Cimento D 17, 1349-1354 (1995).

[CrossRef]

V. N. Astratov, V. N. Bogomolov, A. A. Kaplyanskii, A. V. Prokofiev, L. A. Samoilovich, S. M. Samoilovich, and Yu. A. Vlasov, “Optical spectroscopy of opal matrices with CdS embedded in its pores--quantum confinement and photonic band gap effects,” Nuovo Cimento D 17, 1349-1354 (1995).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, M. Inoue, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, A. K. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Complex interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals: diffraction and transmission studies,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 4, 146-154 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. K. Samusev, M. V. Rybin, K. B. Samusev, and M. F. Limonov are preparing a manuscript to be called “The studies of the band gap switching effects in multicomponent photonic crystals with different dimensions.”

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, K. B. Samusev, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Selective manipulation of stop bands in multicomponent photonic crystals: opals as an example,” Phys. Rev. B 77, 205106 (2008).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, K. B. Samusev, and M. F. Limonov, “High Miller-index photonic bands in synthetic opals,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 5, 119-124 (2007).

[CrossRef]

O. A. Kavtreva, A. V. Ankudinov, A. G. Bazhenova, Yu. A. Kumzerov, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Optical characterization of natural and synthetic opals by Bragg reflection spectroscopy,” Phys. Solid State 49, 708-714 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, K. B. Samusev, D. E. Usvyat, and M. F. Limonov, “Photonic band-gap structure: from spectroscopy towards visualization,” Phys. Rev. B 70, 113104 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and D. E. Usvyat, “Bragg diffraction of light in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 45, 459-471 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. K. Samusev, M. V. Rybin, K. B. Samusev, and M. F. Limonov are preparing a manuscript to be called “The studies of the band gap switching effects in multicomponent photonic crystals with different dimensions.”

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, K. B. Samusev, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Selective manipulation of stop bands in multicomponent photonic crystals: opals as an example,” Phys. Rev. B 77, 205106 (2008).

[CrossRef]

A. B. Pevtsov, D. A. Kurdyukov, V. G. Golubev, A. V. Akimov, A. A. Meluchev, A. V. Sel'kin, A. A. Kaplyanskii, D. R. Yakovlev, and M. Bayer, “Ultrafast stop band kinetics in a three-dimensional opal-VO2 photonic crystal controlled by a photoinduced semiconductor-metal phase transition,” Phys. Rev. B 75, 153101 (2007).

[CrossRef]

O. A. Kavtreva, A. V. Ankudinov, A. G. Bazhenova, Yu. A. Kumzerov, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Optical characterization of natural and synthetic opals by Bragg reflection spectroscopy,” Phys. Solid State 49, 708-714 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, P. B. Lim, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Resonant behavior and selective switching of stop bands in three-dimensional photonic crystals with inhomogeneous components,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 063906 (2007).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, M. Inoue, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, A. K. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Complex interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals: diffraction and transmission studies,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 4, 146-154 (2006).

[CrossRef]

D. A. Mazurenko, R. Kerst, J. I. Dijkhuis, A. V. Akimov, V. G. Golubev, D. A. Kurdyukov, A. B. Pevtsov, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Ultrafast optical switching in three-dimensional photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 213903 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanski, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, and A. P. Skvortsov, “Spectroscopy of the photonic stop band in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 46, 1331-1339 (2004).

[CrossRef]

S. G. Romanov, T. Maka, C. M. Sotomayor Torres, M. Muller, R. Zentel, D. Cassagne, J. Manzanares-Martinez, and C. Jouanin, “Diffraction of light from thin-film polymethyl-methacrylate opaline photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. E 63, 056603 (2001).

[CrossRef]

K. M. Ho, C. T. Chan, and C. M. Soukoulis, “Existence of a photonic gap in periodic dielectric structures,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 65, 3152-3155 (1990).

[CrossRef]

H. S. Sözüer, J. W. Haus, and R. Inguva, “Photonic bands: convergence problems with the plane-wave method,” Phys. Rev. B 45, 13962-13972 (1992).

[CrossRef]

A. Modinos, N. Stefanou, I. E. Psarobas, and V. Yannopapas, “On wave propagation in inhomogeneous systems,” Physica B 296, 167-173 (2001).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, H. Uchida, M. Inoue, and M. F. Limonov, “Interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. B 73, 033103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, K. B. Samusev, D. E. Usvyat, and M. F. Limonov, “Photonic band-gap structure: from spectroscopy towards visualization,” Phys. Rev. B 70, 113104 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and D. E. Usvyat, “Bragg diffraction of light in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 45, 459-471 (2003).

[CrossRef]

Yu. A. Vlasov, M. A. Kaliteevski, and V. V. Nikolaev, “Different regimes of light localization in a disordered photonic crystal,” Phys. Rev. B 60, 1555-1562 (1999).

[CrossRef]

V. N. Astratov, V. N. Bogomolov, A. A. Kaplyanskii, A. V. Prokofiev, L. A. Samoilovich, S. M. Samoilovich, and Yu. A. Vlasov, “Optical spectroscopy of opal matrices with CdS embedded in its pores--quantum confinement and photonic band gap effects,” Nuovo Cimento D 17, 1349-1354 (1995).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

A. B. Pevtsov, D. A. Kurdyukov, V. G. Golubev, A. V. Akimov, A. A. Meluchev, A. V. Sel'kin, A. A. Kaplyanskii, D. R. Yakovlev, and M. Bayer, “Ultrafast stop band kinetics in a three-dimensional opal-VO2 photonic crystal controlled by a photoinduced semiconductor-metal phase transition,” Phys. Rev. B 75, 153101 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. Modinos, N. Stefanou, I. E. Psarobas, and V. Yannopapas, “On wave propagation in inhomogeneous systems,” Physica B 296, 167-173 (2001).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, K. B. Samusev, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Selective manipulation of stop bands in multicomponent photonic crystals: opals as an example,” Phys. Rev. B 77, 205106 (2008).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, P. B. Lim, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Resonant behavior and selective switching of stop bands in three-dimensional photonic crystals with inhomogeneous components,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 063906 (2007).

[CrossRef]

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V. N. Astratov, V. N. Bogomolov, A. A. Kaplyanskii, A. V. Prokofiev, L. A. Samoilovich, S. M. Samoilovich, and Yu. A. Vlasov, “Optical spectroscopy of opal matrices with CdS embedded in its pores--quantum confinement and photonic band gap effects,” Nuovo Cimento D 17, 1349-1354 (1995).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, M. Inoue, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, A. K. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Complex interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals: diffraction and transmission studies,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 4, 146-154 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, K. B. Samusev, and M. F. Limonov, “High Miller-index photonic bands in synthetic opals,” Photonics Nanostruct. Fundam. Appl. 5, 119-124 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, K. B. Samusev, D. E. Usvyat, and M. F. Limonov, “Photonic band-gap structure: from spectroscopy towards visualization,” Phys. Rev. B 70, 113104 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. B. Pevtsov, D. A. Kurdyukov, V. G. Golubev, A. V. Akimov, A. A. Meluchev, A. V. Sel'kin, A. A. Kaplyanskii, D. R. Yakovlev, and M. Bayer, “Ultrafast stop band kinetics in a three-dimensional opal-VO2 photonic crystal controlled by a photoinduced semiconductor-metal phase transition,” Phys. Rev. B 75, 153101 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, H. Uchida, M. Inoue, and M. F. Limonov, “Interaction of polarized light with three-dimensional opal-based photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. B 73, 033103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. V. Rybin, A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, K. B. Samusev, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Selective manipulation of stop bands in multicomponent photonic crystals: opals as an example,” Phys. Rev. B 77, 205106 (2008).

[CrossRef]

Yu. A. Vlasov, M. A. Kaliteevski, and V. V. Nikolaev, “Different regimes of light localization in a disordered photonic crystal,” Phys. Rev. B 60, 1555-1562 (1999).

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[CrossRef]

D. A. Mazurenko, R. Kerst, J. I. Dijkhuis, A. V. Akimov, V. G. Golubev, D. A. Kurdyukov, A. B. Pevtsov, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Ultrafast optical switching in three-dimensional photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 213903 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. B. Khanikaev, M. Inoue, P. B. Lim, A. V. Sel'kin, G. Yushin, and M. F. Limonov, “Resonant behavior and selective switching of stop bands in three-dimensional photonic crystals with inhomogeneous components,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 063906 (2007).

[CrossRef]

J. B. Pendry and A. MacKinnon, “Calculation of photon dispersion relations,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 69, 2772-2775 (1992).

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

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[CrossRef]

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A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanskii, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and D. E. Usvyat, “Bragg diffraction of light in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 45, 459-471 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. V. Baryshev, A. A. Kaplyanski, V. A. Kosobukin, M. F. Limonov, and A. P. Skvortsov, “Spectroscopy of the photonic stop band in synthetic opals,” Phys. Solid State 46, 1331-1339 (2004).

[CrossRef]

O. A. Kavtreva, A. V. Ankudinov, A. G. Bazhenova, Yu. A. Kumzerov, M. F. Limonov, K. B. Samusev, and A. V. Sel'kin, “Optical characterization of natural and synthetic opals by Bragg reflection spectroscopy,” Phys. Solid State 49, 708-714 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. Modinos, N. Stefanou, I. E. Psarobas, and V. Yannopapas, “On wave propagation in inhomogeneous systems,” Physica B 296, 167-173 (2001).

[CrossRef]

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A. K. Samusev, M. V. Rybin, K. B. Samusev, and M. F. Limonov are preparing a manuscript to be called “The studies of the band gap switching effects in multicomponent photonic crystals with different dimensions.”