B. Deconinck, F. Kiyak, J. D. Carter, and J. N. Kutz, “SpectrUW: A laboratory for the numerical exploration of spectra of linear operators,” Math. Comput. Simul. 74, 370–378 (2007).

[CrossRef]

J. T. Mok, C. M. de Sterke, I. C. M. Littler, and B. J. Eggleton, “Dispersionless slow light using gap solitons,” Nat. Physics 2, 775–780 (2006).

[CrossRef]

K. Yagasaki, I. M. Merhasin, B. A. Malomed, T. Wagenknecht, and A. R. Champneys, “Gap solitons in Bragg gratings with a harmonic superlattice,” Europhys. Lett. 74, 1006–1012 (2006).

[CrossRef]

D. Janner, G. Galzerano, G. Della Valle, P. Laporta, S. Longhi, and M. Belmonte, “Slow light in periodic super-structure Bragg gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 72, 056605 (2005).

[CrossRef]

P. J. Y. Louis, E. A. Ostrovskaya, and Y. S. Kivshar, “Dispersion control for matter waves and gap solitons in optical superlattices,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 032612 (2005).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Slowdown and Splitting of Gap Solitons in Apodized Bragg Gratings,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 2141–2158 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J. K. S. Poon, J. Scheuer, S. Mookherjea, G. Paloczi, Y. Huang, and A. Yariv, “Matrix analysis of microring coupled-resonator optical waveguides,” Opt. Express 12, 90 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. H. Lim, K. S. Lee, J. C. Kim, and B. H. Lee, “Tunable fiber gratings fabricated in photonic crystal fiber by use of mechanical pressure,” Opt. Lett. 29, 331–333 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

N. Groothoff, J. Canning, E. Buckley, K. Lyttikainen, and J. Zagari, “Bragg gratings in air-silica structured fibers,” Opt. Lett. 28, 233–235 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. N. Zhu, P. Shum, J. H. Chong, M. K. Rao, and C. Lu, “Deep-notch, ultracompact long-period grating in a large-mode-area photonic crystal fiber,” Opt. Lett. 28, 2467–2469 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Formation of a standing-light pulse through collision of gap solitons,” Phys. Rev. E 68, 026609 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. Melloni, F. Morichetti, and M. Martinelli, “Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in coupled resonator slow-wave optical structures,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 35, 365 (2003).

[CrossRef]

E. N. Tsoy and C. M. de Sterke, “Propagation of nonlinear pulses in chirped fiber gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 62, 2882–2890 (2000).

[CrossRef]

T. Iizuka and C. M. de Sterke, “Corrections to coupled mode theory for deep gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 61, 4491 (2000).

[CrossRef]

J. B. Khurgin, “Light slowing down in Moiré fiber gratings and its implications for nonlinear optics,” Phys. Rev. A 62, 013821 (2000).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Three-wave gap solitons in waveguides with quadratic nonlinearity,” Phys. Rev. E 58, 6708–6722 (1998).

[CrossRef]

I. V. Barashenkov, D. E. Pelinovsky, and E. V. Zemlyanaya, “Vibrations and Oscillatory Instabilities of Gap Solitons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 5117 (1998).

[CrossRef]

A. De Rossi, C. Conti, and S. Trillo, “Stability, Multistability, andWobbling of Optical Gap Solitons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 85 (1998).

[CrossRef]

N. G. R. Broderick and C. M. de Sterke, “Theory of grating superstructures,” Phys. Rev. E 55, 3634 (1997).

[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. A. Malomed and R. S. Tasgal, “Vibration modes of a gap soliton in a nonlinear optical medium,” Phys. Rev. E 49, 5787–5796 (1994).

[CrossRef]

C. M. de Sterke and J. E. Sipe, “Gap solitons,” Prog. Opt. 33, 203 (1994).

B. J. Eggleton, P. A. Krug, L. Poladian, and F. Ouellette, “Long periodic superstructure Bragg gratings in optical fibres,” Electron. Lett. 30, 1620 (1994).

[CrossRef]

J. E. Sipe, L. Poladian, and C. M. de Sterke, “Propagation through nonuniform grating structures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 11, 1307 (1994).

[CrossRef]

A. B. Aceves and S. Wabnitz, “Self-induced transparency solitons in nonlinear refractive periodic media,” Phys. Lett. A 141, 37 (1989).

[CrossRef]

D. N. Christodoulides and R. I. Joseph, “Slow Bragg solitons in nonlinear periodic structures,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 62, 1746 (1989).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

P. St. J. Russell, “Optical superlattices for modulation and deflection of light,” J. Appl. Phys. 59, 3344 (1986).

[CrossRef]

A. B. Aceves and S. Wabnitz, “Self-induced transparency solitons in nonlinear refractive periodic media,” Phys. Lett. A 141, 37 (1989).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar and G. P. Agrawal, Optical Solitons: From Fibers to Photonic Crystals (Academic Press: Boston, 2003).

F. Biancalana, A. Amann, and E. P. O’Reilly, “Gap solitons in spatiotemporal photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. A 77, 011801(R) (2008).

[CrossRef]

I. V. Barashenkov, D. E. Pelinovsky, and E. V. Zemlyanaya, “Vibrations and Oscillatory Instabilities of Gap Solitons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 5117 (1998).

[CrossRef]

D. Janner, G. Galzerano, G. Della Valle, P. Laporta, S. Longhi, and M. Belmonte, “Slow light in periodic super-structure Bragg gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 72, 056605 (2005).

[CrossRef]

F. Biancalana, A. Amann, and E. P. O’Reilly, “Gap solitons in spatiotemporal photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. A 77, 011801(R) (2008).

[CrossRef]

N. G. R. Broderick and C. M. de Sterke, “Theory of grating superstructures,” Phys. Rev. E 55, 3634 (1997).

[CrossRef]

B. Deconinck, F. Kiyak, J. D. Carter, and J. N. Kutz, “SpectrUW: A laboratory for the numerical exploration of spectra of linear operators,” Math. Comput. Simul. 74, 370–378 (2007).

[CrossRef]

K. Yagasaki, I. M. Merhasin, B. A. Malomed, T. Wagenknecht, and A. R. Champneys, “Gap solitons in Bragg gratings with a harmonic superlattice,” Europhys. Lett. 74, 1006–1012 (2006).

[CrossRef]

D. N. Christodoulides and R. I. Joseph, “Slow Bragg solitons in nonlinear periodic structures,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 62, 1746 (1989).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Slowdown and Splitting of Gap Solitons in Apodized Bragg Gratings,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 2141–2158 (2004).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Formation of a standing-light pulse through collision of gap solitons,” Phys. Rev. E 68, 026609 (2003).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Three-wave gap solitons in waveguides with quadratic nonlinearity,” Phys. Rev. E 58, 6708–6722 (1998).

[CrossRef]

A. De Rossi, C. Conti, and S. Trillo, “Stability, Multistability, andWobbling of Optical Gap Solitons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 85 (1998).

[CrossRef]

A. De Rossi, C. Conti, and S. Trillo, “Stability, Multistability, andWobbling of Optical Gap Solitons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 85 (1998).

[CrossRef]

J. T. Mok, C. M. de Sterke, I. C. M. Littler, and B. J. Eggleton, “Dispersionless slow light using gap solitons,” Nat. Physics 2, 775–780 (2006).

[CrossRef]

E. N. Tsoy and C. M. de Sterke, “Soliton dynamics in nonuniform fiber Bragg gratings,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 18, 1–6 (2001).

[CrossRef]

E. N. Tsoy and C. M. de Sterke, “Propagation of nonlinear pulses in chirped fiber gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 62, 2882–2890 (2000).

[CrossRef]

T. Iizuka and C. M. de Sterke, “Corrections to coupled mode theory for deep gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 61, 4491 (2000).

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, C. M. de Sterke, and R. E. Slusher, “Bragg solitons in the nonlinear Schrödinger limit: Experiment and theory,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16, 587–599 (1999).

[CrossRef]

N. G. R. Broderick and C. M. de Sterke, “Theory of grating superstructures,” Phys. Rev. E 55, 3634 (1997).

[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]

C. M. de Sterke and J. E. Sipe, “Gap solitons,” Prog. Opt. 33, 203 (1994).

J. E. Sipe, L. Poladian, and C. M. de Sterke, “Propagation through nonuniform grating structures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 11, 1307 (1994).

[CrossRef]

B. Deconinck, F. Kiyak, J. D. Carter, and J. N. Kutz, “SpectrUW: A laboratory for the numerical exploration of spectra of linear operators,” Math. Comput. Simul. 74, 370–378 (2007).

[CrossRef]

J. T. Mok, C. M. de Sterke, I. C. M. Littler, and B. J. Eggleton, “Dispersionless slow light using gap solitons,” Nat. Physics 2, 775–780 (2006).

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, C. M. de Sterke, and R. E. Slusher, “Bragg solitons in the nonlinear Schrödinger limit: Experiment and theory,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16, 587–599 (1999).

[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, P. A. Krug, L. Poladian, and F. Ouellette, “Long periodic superstructure Bragg gratings in optical fibres,” Electron. Lett. 30, 1620 (1994).

[CrossRef]

D. Janner, G. Galzerano, G. Della Valle, P. Laporta, S. Longhi, and M. Belmonte, “Slow light in periodic super-structure Bragg gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 72, 056605 (2005).

[CrossRef]

T. Iizuka and C. M. de Sterke, “Corrections to coupled mode theory for deep gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 61, 4491 (2000).

[CrossRef]

D. Janner, G. Galzerano, G. Della Valle, P. Laporta, S. Longhi, and M. Belmonte, “Slow light in periodic super-structure Bragg gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 72, 056605 (2005).

[CrossRef]

D. N. Christodoulides and R. I. Joseph, “Slow Bragg solitons in nonlinear periodic structures,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 62, 1746 (1989).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. B. Khurgin, “Light slowing down in Moiré fiber gratings and its implications for nonlinear optics,” Phys. Rev. A 62, 013821 (2000).

[CrossRef]

P. J. Y. Louis, E. A. Ostrovskaya, and Y. S. Kivshar, “Dispersion control for matter waves and gap solitons in optical superlattices,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 032612 (2005).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar and G. P. Agrawal, Optical Solitons: From Fibers to Photonic Crystals (Academic Press: Boston, 2003).

B. Deconinck, F. Kiyak, J. D. Carter, and J. N. Kutz, “SpectrUW: A laboratory for the numerical exploration of spectra of linear operators,” Math. Comput. Simul. 74, 370–378 (2007).

[CrossRef]

R. Shimada, T. Koda, T. Ueta, and K. Ohtaka, “Strong localization of Bloch photons in dual-periodic dielectric multilayer structures,” J. Appl. Phys. 90, 3905 (2001).

[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, P. A. Krug, L. Poladian, and F. Ouellette, “Long periodic superstructure Bragg gratings in optical fibres,” Electron. Lett. 30, 1620 (1994).

[CrossRef]

B. Deconinck, F. Kiyak, J. D. Carter, and J. N. Kutz, “SpectrUW: A laboratory for the numerical exploration of spectra of linear operators,” Math. Comput. Simul. 74, 370–378 (2007).

[CrossRef]

D. Janner, G. Galzerano, G. Della Valle, P. Laporta, S. Longhi, and M. Belmonte, “Slow light in periodic super-structure Bragg gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 72, 056605 (2005).

[CrossRef]

J. T. Mok, C. M. de Sterke, I. C. M. Littler, and B. J. Eggleton, “Dispersionless slow light using gap solitons,” Nat. Physics 2, 775–780 (2006).

[CrossRef]

D. Janner, G. Galzerano, G. Della Valle, P. Laporta, S. Longhi, and M. Belmonte, “Slow light in periodic super-structure Bragg gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 72, 056605 (2005).

[CrossRef]

P. J. Y. Louis, E. A. Ostrovskaya, and Y. S. Kivshar, “Dispersion control for matter waves and gap solitons in optical superlattices,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 032612 (2005).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Slowdown and Splitting of Gap Solitons in Apodized Bragg Gratings,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 2141–2158 (2004).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Formation of a standing-light pulse through collision of gap solitons,” Phys. Rev. E 68, 026609 (2003).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Three-wave gap solitons in waveguides with quadratic nonlinearity,” Phys. Rev. E 58, 6708–6722 (1998).

[CrossRef]

K. Levy and B. A. Malomed, “Stability and collisions of traveling solitons in Bragg-grating superstructures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 25, 302 (2008).

[CrossRef]

K. Yagasaki, I. M. Merhasin, B. A. Malomed, T. Wagenknecht, and A. R. Champneys, “Gap solitons in Bragg gratings with a harmonic superlattice,” Europhys. Lett. 74, 1006–1012 (2006).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Slowdown and Splitting of Gap Solitons in Apodized Bragg Gratings,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 2141–2158 (2004).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Formation of a standing-light pulse through collision of gap solitons,” Phys. Rev. E 68, 026609 (2003).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Three-wave gap solitons in waveguides with quadratic nonlinearity,” Phys. Rev. E 58, 6708–6722 (1998).

[CrossRef]

B. A. Malomed and R. S. Tasgal, “Vibration modes of a gap soliton in a nonlinear optical medium,” Phys. Rev. E 49, 5787–5796 (1994).

[CrossRef]

A. Melloni, F. Morichetti, and M. Martinelli, “Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in coupled resonator slow-wave optical structures,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 35, 365 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. Melloni, F. Morichetti, and M. Martinelli, “Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in coupled resonator slow-wave optical structures,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 35, 365 (2003).

[CrossRef]

K. Yagasaki, I. M. Merhasin, B. A. Malomed, T. Wagenknecht, and A. R. Champneys, “Gap solitons in Bragg gratings with a harmonic superlattice,” Europhys. Lett. 74, 1006–1012 (2006).

[CrossRef]

J. T. Mok, C. M. de Sterke, I. C. M. Littler, and B. J. Eggleton, “Dispersionless slow light using gap solitons,” Nat. Physics 2, 775–780 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. Melloni, F. Morichetti, and M. Martinelli, “Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in coupled resonator slow-wave optical structures,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 35, 365 (2003).

[CrossRef]

F. Biancalana, A. Amann, and E. P. O’Reilly, “Gap solitons in spatiotemporal photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. A 77, 011801(R) (2008).

[CrossRef]

R. Shimada, T. Koda, T. Ueta, and K. Ohtaka, “Strong localization of Bloch photons in dual-periodic dielectric multilayer structures,” J. Appl. Phys. 90, 3905 (2001).

[CrossRef]

P. J. Y. Louis, E. A. Ostrovskaya, and Y. S. Kivshar, “Dispersion control for matter waves and gap solitons in optical superlattices,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 032612 (2005).

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, P. A. Krug, L. Poladian, and F. Ouellette, “Long periodic superstructure Bragg gratings in optical fibres,” Electron. Lett. 30, 1620 (1994).

[CrossRef]

I. V. Barashenkov, D. E. Pelinovsky, and E. V. Zemlyanaya, “Vibrations and Oscillatory Instabilities of Gap Solitons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 5117 (1998).

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, P. A. Krug, L. Poladian, and F. Ouellette, “Long periodic superstructure Bragg gratings in optical fibres,” Electron. Lett. 30, 1620 (1994).

[CrossRef]

J. E. Sipe, L. Poladian, and C. M. de Sterke, “Propagation through nonuniform grating structures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 11, 1307 (1994).

[CrossRef]

P. St. J. Russell, “Optical superlattices for modulation and deflection of light,” J. Appl. Phys. 59, 3344 (1986).

[CrossRef]

R. Shimada, T. Koda, T. Ueta, and K. Ohtaka, “Strong localization of Bloch photons in dual-periodic dielectric multilayer structures,” J. Appl. Phys. 90, 3905 (2001).

[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]

C. M. de Sterke and J. E. Sipe, “Gap solitons,” Prog. Opt. 33, 203 (1994).

J. E. Sipe, L. Poladian, and C. M. de Sterke, “Propagation through nonuniform grating structures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 11, 1307 (1994).

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, C. M. de Sterke, and R. E. Slusher, “Bragg solitons in the nonlinear Schrödinger limit: Experiment and theory,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16, 587–599 (1999).

[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. A. Malomed and R. S. Tasgal, “Vibration modes of a gap soliton in a nonlinear optical medium,” Phys. Rev. E 49, 5787–5796 (1994).

[CrossRef]

A. De Rossi, C. Conti, and S. Trillo, “Stability, Multistability, andWobbling of Optical Gap Solitons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 85 (1998).

[CrossRef]

R. Shimada, T. Koda, T. Ueta, and K. Ohtaka, “Strong localization of Bloch photons in dual-periodic dielectric multilayer structures,” J. Appl. Phys. 90, 3905 (2001).

[CrossRef]

D. Janner, G. Galzerano, G. Della Valle, P. Laporta, S. Longhi, and M. Belmonte, “Slow light in periodic super-structure Bragg gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 72, 056605 (2005).

[CrossRef]

A. B. Aceves and S. Wabnitz, “Self-induced transparency solitons in nonlinear refractive periodic media,” Phys. Lett. A 141, 37 (1989).

[CrossRef]

K. Yagasaki, I. M. Merhasin, B. A. Malomed, T. Wagenknecht, and A. R. Champneys, “Gap solitons in Bragg gratings with a harmonic superlattice,” Europhys. Lett. 74, 1006–1012 (2006).

[CrossRef]

K. Yagasaki, I. M. Merhasin, B. A. Malomed, T. Wagenknecht, and A. R. Champneys, “Gap solitons in Bragg gratings with a harmonic superlattice,” Europhys. Lett. 74, 1006–1012 (2006).

[CrossRef]

I. V. Barashenkov, D. E. Pelinovsky, and E. V. Zemlyanaya, “Vibrations and Oscillatory Instabilities of Gap Solitons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 5117 (1998).

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, P. A. Krug, L. Poladian, and F. Ouellette, “Long periodic superstructure Bragg gratings in optical fibres,” Electron. Lett. 30, 1620 (1994).

[CrossRef]

K. Yagasaki, I. M. Merhasin, B. A. Malomed, T. Wagenknecht, and A. R. Champneys, “Gap solitons in Bragg gratings with a harmonic superlattice,” Europhys. Lett. 74, 1006–1012 (2006).

[CrossRef]

P. St. J. Russell, “Optical superlattices for modulation and deflection of light,” J. Appl. Phys. 59, 3344 (1986).

[CrossRef]

R. Shimada, T. Koda, T. Ueta, and K. Ohtaka, “Strong localization of Bloch photons in dual-periodic dielectric multilayer structures,” J. Appl. Phys. 90, 3905 (2001).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Slowdown and Splitting of Gap Solitons in Apodized Bragg Gratings,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 2141–2158 (2004).

[CrossRef]

B. J. Eggleton, C. M. de Sterke, and R. E. Slusher, “Bragg solitons in the nonlinear Schrödinger limit: Experiment and theory,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16, 587–599 (1999).

[CrossRef]

E. N. Tsoy and C. M. de Sterke, “Soliton dynamics in nonuniform fiber Bragg gratings,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 18, 1–6 (2001).

[CrossRef]

K. Levy and B. A. Malomed, “Stability and collisions of traveling solitons in Bragg-grating superstructures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 25, 302 (2008).

[CrossRef]

B. Deconinck, F. Kiyak, J. D. Carter, and J. N. Kutz, “SpectrUW: A laboratory for the numerical exploration of spectra of linear operators,” Math. Comput. Simul. 74, 370–378 (2007).

[CrossRef]

J. T. Mok, C. M. de Sterke, I. C. M. Littler, and B. J. Eggleton, “Dispersionless slow light using gap solitons,” Nat. Physics 2, 775–780 (2006).

[CrossRef]

J. H. Lim, K. S. Lee, J. C. Kim, and B. H. Lee, “Tunable fiber gratings fabricated in photonic crystal fiber by use of mechanical pressure,” Opt. Lett. 29, 331–333 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Feng, “Alternative scheme for studying gap solitons in an infinite periodic Kerr medium,” Opt. Lett. 18, 1302–1304 (1993).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. F. Nabiev, P. Yeh, and D. Botez, “Spatial gap solitons in periodic nonlinear structures,” Opt. Lett. 18, 1612–1614 (1993).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

N. Groothoff, J. Canning, E. Buckley, K. Lyttikainen, and J. Zagari, “Bragg gratings in air-silica structured fibers,” Opt. Lett. 28, 233–235 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. N. Zhu, P. Shum, J. H. Chong, M. K. Rao, and C. Lu, “Deep-notch, ultracompact long-period grating in a large-mode-area photonic crystal fiber,” Opt. Lett. 28, 2467–2469 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Melloni, F. Morichetti, and M. Martinelli, “Linear and nonlinear pulse propagation in coupled resonator slow-wave optical structures,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 35, 365 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. B. Aceves and S. Wabnitz, “Self-induced transparency solitons in nonlinear refractive periodic media,” Phys. Lett. A 141, 37 (1989).

[CrossRef]

J. B. Khurgin, “Light slowing down in Moiré fiber gratings and its implications for nonlinear optics,” Phys. Rev. A 62, 013821 (2000).

[CrossRef]

P. J. Y. Louis, E. A. Ostrovskaya, and Y. S. Kivshar, “Dispersion control for matter waves and gap solitons in optical superlattices,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 032612 (2005).

[CrossRef]

F. Biancalana, A. Amann, and E. P. O’Reilly, “Gap solitons in spatiotemporal photonic crystals,” Phys. Rev. A 77, 011801(R) (2008).

[CrossRef]

D. Janner, G. Galzerano, G. Della Valle, P. Laporta, S. Longhi, and M. Belmonte, “Slow light in periodic super-structure Bragg gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 72, 056605 (2005).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Formation of a standing-light pulse through collision of gap solitons,” Phys. Rev. E 68, 026609 (2003).

[CrossRef]

N. G. R. Broderick and C. M. de Sterke, “Theory of grating superstructures,” Phys. Rev. E 55, 3634 (1997).

[CrossRef]

T. Iizuka and C. M. de Sterke, “Corrections to coupled mode theory for deep gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 61, 4491 (2000).

[CrossRef]

B. A. Malomed and R. S. Tasgal, “Vibration modes of a gap soliton in a nonlinear optical medium,” Phys. Rev. E 49, 5787–5796 (1994).

[CrossRef]

E. N. Tsoy and C. M. de Sterke, “Propagation of nonlinear pulses in chirped fiber gratings,” Phys. Rev. E 62, 2882–2890 (2000).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Three-wave gap solitons in waveguides with quadratic nonlinearity,” Phys. Rev. E 58, 6708–6722 (1998).

[CrossRef]

I. V. Barashenkov, D. E. Pelinovsky, and E. V. Zemlyanaya, “Vibrations and Oscillatory Instabilities of Gap Solitons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 5117 (1998).

[CrossRef]

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