Multifunctional Optical Materials Group

Publications

Group Publications in 2018

Improving the Bulk Emission Properties of CH3NH3PbBr3 by Modifying the Halide-Related Defect Structure
David Tiede, Mauricio E. Calvo, Juan F. Galisteo-López, Hernán Míguez
J. Phys. Chem. C, Just Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b09315

Revealing the substitution mechanism in Eu3+:CaMoO4 and Eu3+,Na+:CaMoO4 phosphors
A.Isabel Becerro, M.Allix, M.Laguna, D.González-Mancebo, C.Genevois, A.Caballero, G.Lozano, N.O.Núñez, M.Ocaña.
J. Mater. Chem. C, 2018, Advance Article. DOI:10.1039/C8TC04595J

Highly Efficient and Environmentally Stable Flexible Color Converters based on Confined CH3NH3PbBr3 Nanocrystals
Andrea Rubino, Miguel Anaya, Juan F. Galisteo-López, T. Cristina Rojas, Mauricio E. Calvo, and Hernán Míguez
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10 (44), pp. 38334-38340. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b11706

High voltage vacuum-deposited CH3NH3PbI3–CH3NH3PbI3 tandem solar cells
Jorge Ávila, Cristina Momblona, Pablo Boix, Michele Sessolo, Miguel Anaya, Gabriel Lozano, Koen Vandewal, Hernán Míguez and Henk J. Bolink
Energy Environ. Sci., 2018, 11, pp. 3292-3297. DOI: 10.1039/C8EE01936C

Absorption enhancement in methylammonium lead iodide perovskite solar cells with embedded arrays of dielectric particles
Alberto Jiménez-Solano, Sol Carretero-Palacios, and Hernán Míguez
Optics Express, 2018, 26(18), A865-A878. DOI:10.1364/OE.26.00A865

The Role of Metal Halide Perovskites in Next-Generation Lighting Devices Perspective
Gabriel Lozano
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2018, 9 (14), pp.3987-3997. DOI:10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b01417

Origin of Light-Induced Photophysical Effects in Organic Metal Halide Perovskites in the Presence of Oxygen ACS Editor’s Choice (july 9th)
Anaya, M.;Galisteo-López, Juan F.; Calvo, Mauricio E.; Espinós, Juan P.; Míguez, Hernán.
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2018, 9 (14), pp.3891-3896. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b01830

Photonic structuring improves the colour purity of rare-earth nanophosphors
Dongling Geng.; Elena Cabello-Olmo.; Gabriel Lozano.; Hernán Míguez.
Materials Horizons. 2018. 5, pp.661-667. DOI:10.1039/c8mh00123e

Absorption and Emission of Light in Optoelectronic Nanomaterials: The Role of the Local Optical Environment Perspective
Jiménez-Solano, A; Galisteo-López, J. F.; Míguez, H.
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2018, 9 (8), pp.2077-2084. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b00848

Flexible and Adaptable Light-Emitting Coatings for Arbitrary Metal Surfaces based on Optical Tamm Mode Coupling
Jiménez-Solano, A; Galisteo-López, J. F.; Míguez, H.
Adv. Optical Mater. 2018, 6 (1), 1700560. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201700560
Highlighted as Front Cover

Group Publications in 2017

ABX3 Perovskites for Tandem Solar Cells
Anaya, M.; Lozano, G.; Calvo, M.E.; Míguez, H.
Joule. 2017, 1 (4), pp. 769-793. DOI:10.1016/j.joule.2017.09.017 Invited Review in Joule, a sister journal to Cell related to sustainable energy

Fluorescent Humidity Sensors Based on Photonic Resonators
Szendrei, K.; Jiménez-Solano,A.; Lozano, G.; Lotsch, B.V.; Míguez,H.
Adv. Opt. Mater. 2017, 5 (23). 1700663. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201700663

Facile Synthesis of Hybrid Organic–Inorganic Perovskite Microcubes of Optical Quality Using Polar Antisolvents
Li, Y.; Galisteo-López, F. J.; Calvo, M. E.; López, C.; Miguez, H.,
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9 (41), pp. 35505-35510. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b08431

Materials chemistry approaches to the control of the optical features of perovskite solar cells
Calvo, M.E.
J. Mater. Chem. A. 2017, 5, pp. 20561-20578. DOI:10.1039/C7TA05666D Invited ReviewEmerging Investigators 2017 Special Issue

Photonic Tuning of the Emission Color of Nanophosphor Films Processed at High Temperature
Geng, D.; Lozano, G.; Calvo, M.E.; Nuñez, N. ; Becerro, A.I. ; Ocaña, M. ; Míguez, H.
Adv. Opt. Mater. 2017, 5(13), 1700099. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201700099

Design and Realization of a Novel Optically Disordered Material: A Demonstration of a Mie Glass
Miranda-Muñoz, J. M.; Lozano, G.; Míguez, H.
Adv. Opt. Mater. 2017, 5(10), 1700025. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201700025

Aperiodic Metal-Dielectric Multilayers as Highly Efficient Sunlight Reflectors
Jiménez-Solano, A.; Anaya, M.; Calvo, M. E.; Alcon-Camas, M.; Alcañiz, C.; Guillén, E.; Martínez, N.; Gallas, M.; Preussner, T.; Escobar-Galindo, R; Míguez, H.
Adv. Opt. Mater. 2017, 5 (9), 1600833. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201600833

Strong Quantum Confinement and Fast Photoemission Activation in CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite Nanocrystals Grown within Periodically Mesostructured Films
Anaya, M.; Rubino, A.; Rojas, T. C.; Galisteo-López, J. F.; Calvo, M. E.; Míguez, H.
Adv. Opt. Mater. 2017,  5(8), 1601087. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201601087

Electron Injection and Scaffold Effect in Perovskite Solar Cells
Anaya, M.; Zhang, W.; Clasen Hames, B.; Li, Y.; Fabregat-Santiago, F.; Calvo, M. E.; Snaith, H.; Míguez, H.; Mora Seró, I.,
J. Mater. Chem. C, 2017, 5 (3), pp. 634-644. DOI: 10.1039/C6TC04639H.

 

Group Publications in 2016

Optical analysis of CH3NH3SnxPb1-xI3 absorbers: a roadmap for perovskite-on-perovskite tandem solar cells
Anaya, M.; Correa-Baena, J.P.; Lozano, G.; Saliba, M.; Anguita, P.; Roose, B.; Abate, A.; Steiner, U.; Grätzel, M.; Calvo, M. E.; Hagfeldt, A.; Miguez, H.
J. Mater. Chem. A, 2016, 4, pp. 11214–11221. DOI: 10.1039/C6TA04840D.

Plasmonic Nanoparticles as Light Harvesting Enhancers in Perovskite Solar Cells: a User’s Guide
Carretero-Palacios, S.; Jiménez-Solano, A.; Míguez, H.
ACS Energy Letters, 2016, 1 (1), pp. 323-331. DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.6b00138

Unbroken perovskite: interplay of morphology, electro-optical properties and ionic movement
Correa-Baena, J.-P.; Anaya, M.; Lozano, G.; Tress, W.; Domanski, K.; Saliba, M.; Matsui, T.; Jacobsson, T. J.; Calvo, M. E.; Abate, A.; Grätzel, M.; Míguez, H.; Hagfeldt, A.,
Advanced Materials, 2016, 28 (25), pp. 5031–5037. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201600624.

A panchromatic modification of Metal-Organic Frameworks’ light absorption spectra
E. H Otal, M. L. Kim, M. E. Calvo, L. Karvonen, I. O. Fábregas, C. Sierra, J. Hinestroza
Chem. Commun. 2016, 52,  pp.6665-6668 .  DOI: 10.1039/C6CC02319C

Solution processed high refractive index contrast distributed Bragg reflectors
Anaya, M.; Rubino, A.; Calvo, M. E.; Miguez, H.
J. Mater. Chem. C, 2016, 4, pp. 4532–4537. DOI: 10.1039/C6TC00663A.

Maximized performance of dye solar cells on plastic: a combined theoretical and experimental optimization approach
Li, Y.; Carretero-Palacios, S.; Yoo, K.; Kim, J.H.; Jiménez-Solano, A.; Lee, C.H.; Míguez, H.; Ko, M.J.
Energy Environ. Sci, 2016, 9(6), pp. 2061-2071.  DOI: 10.1039/C6EE00424E

Effect of temperature variations on equilibrium distances in levitating parallel dielectric plates interacting through Casimir forces
Esteso V.; Carretero-Palacios, S.; Míguez, H.
Journal of Applied Physics, 2016, 119 (14), 144301 . DOI: 10.1063/1.4945428.

Photophysical analysis of the formation of organic-inorganic trihalide perovskite films: identification and characterization of crystal nucleation and growth
Anaya, M.; Galisteo-López, F. J.; Calvo, M. E.; López, C.; Miguez, H.,
J. Phys. Chem. C, 2016, 120 (5), pp. 3071–3076. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b00395.

Efficient bifacial dye-sensitized solar cells through disorder by design
Miranda-Muñoz,J.M.; Carretero-Palacios, S.; Jiménez-Solano, A.; Li, Y.; Lozano, G.; Míguez, H.
J. Mater. Chem. A, 2016. 4, pp. 1953-1961. DOI: 10.1039/C5TA10091G

Three-Dimensional Optical Tomography and Correlated Elemental Analysis of Hybrid Perovskite Micro-Structures: an Insight Into Defect-Related Lattice Distortion and Photo-Induced Ion Migration
Galisteo-López, J. F., Li, Y., & Míguez, H.,
J. Phys. Chem. Lett, 2016, 7 (24), pp. 5227-5234. DOI: 10.1021/acsjpclett.6b02456

Integration of Photonic Crystals into Flexible Dye Solar Cells: A Route toward Bendable and Adaptable Optoelectronic Devices Displaying Structural Color and Enhanced Efficiency
Li, Y.; Calvo, M. E.; and Míguez, H.
Adv.Opt. Mater, 2016, 4(3), pp.464-471. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201500547

Group Publications in 2015

Single-step fabrication process of 1-D photonic crystals coupled to nanocolumnar TiO2 layers to improve DSC efficiency
González-García, L.; Colodrero, S.; Míguez, H.; and González-Elipe, A. R.
Optics Express, 2015, 23(24), pp. A1642-A1650. DOI: 10.1364/OE.23.0A1642

Synergistic strategies for the preparation of highly efficient dye-sensitized solar cells on plastic substrates: Combination of chemical and physical sintering
Li, Y.; Yoo, K.; Lee, D.-K.; Kim, J.Y.; Son, H.J.; Kim, J.H.; Lee, C. H.; Míguez, H.; and Ko, M.J.
RSC Advances, 2015, 5(94), pp.76795-76803. DOI: 10.1039/c5ra10290a

Full Solution Processed Mesostructured Optical Resonators Integrating Colloidal Semiconductor Quantum Dots
Calvo, M. E. Hidalgo, N., Schierholz, R. Kovács, A. Fernández, A. Bellino, M. G. J.A.A. Soler-Illia, G. and Míguez H.
Nanoscale. 2015, 7, pp. 16583-16589. DOI: 10.1039/C5NR03977K

Adaptable ultraviolet reflecting polymeric multilayer coatings of high refractive index contrast
Castro-Smirnov, J.R.; Ito, M. ; Calvo, M.E.; López López C., Jiménez-Solano A., Galisteo-López, J.F.; Zavala-Rivera, P.; Tanaka, K.; Sivaniah, E.; Míguez, H.
Adv.Opt. Mater. 2015, 3, (11), pp. 1633-1639. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201500209

Absorption Enhancement in Organic-Inorganic Halide Perovskite Films with Embedded Plasmonic Gold Nanoparticles
Carretero-Palacios, S.; Calvo, ME; Míguez, H.
J. Phys. Chem. C, 2015, 119 (32), pp. 18635-18640. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b06473

Biocompatible Films with Tailored Spectral Response for prevention of DNA Damage in Skin Cells
Núñez-Lozano, R; Pimentel, B; Castro-Smirnov, JR; Calvo, ME; Míguez, H; de la Cueva-Méndez, G.
Adv. Healthcare Mater., 2015, 4(13), pp. 1944-1948. DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201500223

Environmental effects on the photophysics of organic-inorganic halide perovskites
Galisteo-López, F. J.; Anaya, M.; Calvo, M. E.; Miguez, H.,
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2015, 6 (12), pp. 2200-2205. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b00785

Design and realization of transparent solar modules based on luminescent solar concentrators integrating nanostructured photonic crystals
Jiménez-Solano, A; Delgado-Sánchez, J. M.; Calvo, M. E.; Miranda-Muñoz, J. M,; Lozano, L; Sancho, D; Sánchez-Cortezón, E; Míguez, H.
Prog. Photovolt: Res. Appl. 2015, 23 (12), pp. 1785–1792. DOI: 10.1002/pip.2621

Fine tuning of the emission properties of nano-emitters in multilayered structures by deterministic control of their local photonic environment
Jiménez-Solano, A; Galisteo-López, J. F.; Míguez, H.
Small, 2015, 11 (23), pp. 2727-2732. DOI: 10.1002/smll.201402898

Flexible Distributed Bragg Reflectors from Nanocolumnar Templates (Back Cover)
Calvo, M.E.; González-García, L.; Parra-Barranco, J.; Barranco, A.; Jiménez-Solano, A.; González-Elipe, A. R.; Míguez, H.
Adv. Opt. Mater., 2015, 3(2), pp. 171-175. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201570013

Sunlight absorption engineering for thermophotovoltaics: contributions from the optical design
Míguez, H.
ChemSusChem., 8 (5), pp. 786-788. DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201403361.

Nanolevitation Phenomena in Real Plane-Parallel Systems Due to the Balance Between Casimir and Gravity Forces
Esteso V.; Carretero-Palacios, S.; Míguez, H.
J. Phys. Chem. C., 119(10), pp. 5563-5670. DOI: 10.1021/jp511851z.

Highly efficient perovskite solar cells with tuneable structural color
Zhang, W.; Anaya, M.; Lozano, G.; Calvo, M.E.; Johnston, M.B.; Míguez, H.;Snaith, H.J.;
Nanoletters., 2015, 15 (3), pp. 1698-1702. DOI: 10.1021/nl504349z.

Optical description of mesostructured organic-inorganic halide perovskite solar cells
Anaya, M.; Lozano, G.; Calvo, M.E.; Zhang, W.; Johnston, M.B.; Snaith, H.J.; Míguez, H.,
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2015, 6 (1), pp. 48–53. DOI: 10.1021/jz502351s

 

Group Publications in 2014

Nanometer-Scale Precision Tuning of 3D Photonic Crystals Made Possible Using Polyelectrolytes with Controlled Short Chain Length and Narrow Polydispersity
Wang, Z.; Calvo, M. E.; Masson, G.; Arsenault, A. C.; Peiris, F.; Mamak, M.; Míguez, H.; Manners, I.; Ozin, G. A.,
Adv. Mater. Interfaces., 1(1), 1300051. DOI: 10.1002/admi.201300051

Multidirectional Light-Harvesting Enhancement in Dye Solar Cells by Surface Patterning
López-López, C.; Colodrero, S.; Jiménez-Solano, A.; Lozano, G.; Ortiz, R.; Calvo, M. E.; Míguez, H.,
Adv. Opt. Mater, 2014, 2 (9), pp. 879-884. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201400160

Dye sensitized solar cells as optically random photovoltaic media
Enrique Galvez, F.; Barnes, P. R. F.; Halme, J.; Miguez, H.,
Energy & Environmental Science., 2014, 7 (2), pp. 689-697. DOI: 10.1039/C3EE42587H

Fully stable numerical calculations for finite one-dimensional structures: Mapping the transfer matrix method
Miguel Luque-Raigon, J.; Halme, J.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer., 2014, 134, pp. 9-20. DOI: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2013.10.007

Panchromatic porous specular back reflectors for efficient transparent dye solar cells
Lopez-Lopez, C.; Colodrero, S.; Miguez, H.,
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2014, 16 (2), pp. 663-668. DOI: 10.1039/c3cp53939c

 

Group Publications in 2013

Resonant photocurrent generation in dye-sensitized periodically nanostructured photoconductors by optical field confinement effects
Anaya, M.; Calvo, M. E.; Luque-Raigon, J. M.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2013, 135 (21), pp. 7803-7806. DOI: 10.1021/ja401096k

Selective UV Reflecting Mirrors Based on Nanoparticle Multilayers
Smirnov, J. R. C.; Calvo, M. E.; Miguez, H.,
Advanced Functional Materials,  2013, 23 (22), pp. 2805-2811. DOI:10.1002/adfm.201202587

Symmetry analysis of the numerical instabilities in the transfer matrix method
Miguel Luque-Raigon, J.; Halme, J.; Miguez, H.; Lozano, G.,
Journal of Optics, 2013, 15 (12), DOI:10.1088/2040-8978/15/12/125719

Angular response of photonic crystal based dye sensitized solar cells
Lopez-Lopez, C.; Colodrero, S.; Calvo, M. E.; Miguez, H.,
Energy & Environmental Science, 2013, 6 (4), pp. 1260-1266. DOI: 10.1039/C3EE23609A

 

Group Publications in 2012

Optical interference for the matching of the external and internal quantum efficiencies in organic photovoltaic cells
Betancur, R.; Martinez-Otero, A.; Elias, X.; Romero-Gomez, P.; Colodrero, S.; Miguez, H.; Martorell, J.,
Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 2012, 104 (91), pp. 87-91. DOI:10.1016/j.solmat.2012.04.047

Characterization of Mesoporous Thin Films by Specular Reflectance Porosimetry
Hidalgo, N.; Lopez-Lopez, C.; Lozano, G.; Calvo, M. E.; Miguez, H.,
Langmuir 2012, 28 (39), pp. 13777-13782. DOI: 10.1021/la3025793

Effect of Diffuse Light Scattering Designs on the Efficiency of Dye Solar Cells: An Integral Optical and Electrical Description
Enrique Galvez, F.; Kemppainen, E.; Miguez, H.; Halme, J.,
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2012, 116 (21),  pp. 11426-11433. DOI:10.1021/jp2092708

Efficient Transparent Thin Dye Solar Cells Based on Highly Porous 1D Photonic Crystals
Colodrero, S.; Forneli, A.; Lopez-Lopez, C.; Pelleja, L.; Miguez, H.; Palomares, E.,
Advanced Functional Materials, 2012, 22 (6), pp. 1303-1310. DOI:10.1002/adfm.201102159

Integration of Gold Nanoparticles in Optical Resonators
Jimenez-Solano, A.; Lopez-Lopez, C.; Sanchez-Sobrado, O.; Miguel Luque, J.; Calvo, M. E.; Fernandez-Lopez, C.; Sanchez-Iglesias, A.; Liz-Marzan, L. M.; Miguez, H.,
Langmuir, 2012, 28 (24), pp. 9161-9167. DOI: 10.1021/la300429k

Novel approaches to flexible visible transparent hybrid films for ultraviolet protection
Calvo, M. E.; Castro Smirnov, J. R.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 2012, 50 (14), pp. 945-956. DOI: 10.1002/polb.23087

Collective osmotic shock in ordered materials
Zavala-Rivera, P.; Channon, K.; Nguyen, V.; Sivaniah, E.; Kabra, D.; Friend, R. H.; Nataraj, S. K.; Al-Muhtaseb, S. A.; Hexemer, A.; Calvo, M. E.; Miguez, H.,
Nature Materials, 2012, 11 (1), pp. 53-57. DOI: 10.1038/nmat3179

Introducing structural colour in DSCs by using photonic crystals: interplay between conversion efficiency and optical properties
Colonna, D.; Colodrero, S.; Lindstrom, H.; Di Carlo, A.; Miguez, H.,
Energy & Environmental Science, 2012, 5 (8), pp. 8238-8243. DOI: 10.1039/c2ee02658a

Enhanced diffusion through porous nanoparticle optical multilayers
Lopez-Lopez, C.; Colodrero, S.; Raga, S. R.; Lindstrom, H.; Fabregat-Santiago, F.; Bisquert, J.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2012, 22 (5), pp. 1751-1757. DOI: 10.1039/c1jm15202e

 

Group Publications in 2011

Interplay of Resonant Cavity Modes with Localized Surface Plasmons: Optical Absorption Properties of Bragg Stacks Integrating Gold Nanoparticles
Sanchez-Sobrado, O.; Lozano, G.; Calvo, M. E.; Sanchez-Iglesias, A.; Liz-Marzan, L. M.; Miguez, H.,
Advanced Materials, 2011, 23 (18), pp. 2108-2112. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201004401

Porous Supramolecularly Templated Optical Resonators Built in 1D Photonic Crystals
Hidalgo, N.; Calvo, M. E.; Bellino, M. G.; Soler-Illia, G. J. A. A.; Miguez, H.,
Advanced Functional Materials 2011, 21 (13), pp. 2534-2540.

Porous one dimensional photonic crystals: novel multifunctional materials for environmental and energy applications
Calvo, M. E.; Colodrero, S.; Hidalgo, N.; Lozano, G.; Lopez-Lopez, C.; Sanchez-Sobrado, O.; Miguez, H.,
Energy & Environmental Science 2011, 4 (12), pp. 4800-4812.

Angular emission properties of a layer of rare-earth based nanophosphors embedded in one-dimensional photonic crystal coatings
Sanchez-Sobrado, O.; Yacomotti, A. M.; Calvo, M. E.; Martinez, O. E.; Ocana, M.; Nunez, N.; Levenson, J. A.; Miguez, H.,
Applied Physics Letters 2011, 99 (5).

Analysis of artificial opals by scanning near field optical microscopy.
Barrio, J.; Lozano, G.; Lamela, J.; Lifante, G.; Dorado, L. A.; Depine, R. A.; Jaque, F.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Applied Physics 2011, 109 (8).

Anomalous Light Propagation, Finite Size-Effects and Losses in Real 3D Photonic Nanostructures.
Botey, M.; Lozano, G.; Miguez, H.; Dorado, L. A.; Depine, R. A.; Martorell, J.; Jaworski, M.; Marciniak, M.,
2011 13th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (Icton) 2011.

 

Group Publications in 2010

Theoretical Analysis of the Performance of One-Dimensional Photonic Crystal-Based Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
Lozano, G.; Colodrero, S.; Caulier, O.; Calvo, M.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2010, 114 (8), 3681-3687.

Gallium Arsenide Infiltration of Nanoporous Multi layers: A Route to High-Dielectric-Contrast One-Dimensional Photonic Crystals.
Sanchez-Sobrado, O.; Thomas, K.; Povey, I.; Pemble, M.; Miguez, H.,
Small 2010, 6 (12), 1283-1287.

Porous One-Dimensional Photonic Crystal Coatings for Gas Detection
Hidalgo, N.; Calvo, M.; Colodrero, S.; Miguez, H.,
Ieee Sensors Journal 2010, 10 (7), 1206-1212.

Angular dependence of the intensity of light beams diffracted by colloidal crystals
Lozano, G.; Mazzaferri, J.; Dorado, L.; Ledesma, S.; Depine, R.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of the Optical Society of America B-Optical Physics 2010, 27 (7), 1394-1399.

Anomalous group velocity at the high energy range of a 3D photonic nanostructure
Botey, M.; Martorell, J.; Dorado, L. A.; Depine, R. A.; Lozano, G.; Miguez, H.,
Optics Express 2010, 18 (15), 15682-15690.

Flexible, Adhesive, and Biocompatible Bragg Mirrors Based on Polydimethylsiloxane Infiltrated Nanoparticle Multilayers
Calvo, M. E.; Miguez, H.,
Chemistry of Materials 2010, 22 (13), 3909-3915.

Conformal Growth of Organic Luminescent Planar Defects within Artificial Opals
Aparicio, F.; Lozano, G.; Blaszczyk-Lezak, I.; Barranco, A.; Miguez, H.,
Chemistry of Materials 2010, 22 (2), 379-385.

Versatility and multifunctionality of highly reflecting Bragg mirrors based on nanoparticle multilayers
Sanchez-Sobrado, O.; Calvo, M.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Materials Chemistry 2010, 20 (38), 8240-8246.

TiO2-SiO2 one-dimensional photonic crystals of controlled porosity by glancing angle physical vapour deposition
Gonzalez-Garcia, L.; Lozano, G.; Barranco, A.; Miguez, H.; Gonzalez-Elipe, A.,
Journal of Materials Chemistry 2010, 20 (31), 6408-6412.

Environmentally responsive nanoparticle-based luminescent optical resonators.
Sanchez-Sobrado, O.; Calvo, M.; Nunez, N.; Ocana, M.; Lozano, G.; Miguez, H.,
Nanoscale 2010, 2 (6), 936-941.

 

Group Publications in 2009

Mesostructured Thin Films as Responsive Optical Coatings of Photonic Crystals
Hidalgo, N.; Calvo, M.; Miguez, H.,
Small 2009, 5 (20), 2309-2315.

Optical Analysis of the Fine Crystalline Structure of Artificial Opal Films
Lozano, G.; Dorado, L.; Schinca, D.; Depine, R.; Miguez, H.,
Langmuir 2009, 25 (22), 12860-12864.

Light generation at the anomalous dispersion high energy range of a nonlinear opal film
Botey, M.; Maymo, M.; Molinos-Gomez, A.; Dorado, L.; Depine, R.; Lozano, G.; Mihi, A.; Miguez, H.; Martorell, J.,
Optics Express 2009, 17 (15), 12210-12216.

Experimental Demonstration of the Mechanism of Light Harvesting Enhancement in Photonic-Crystal-Based Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
Colodrero, S.; Mihi, A.; Anta, J.; Ocana, M.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2009, 113 (4), 1150-1154.

Control over the Structural and Optical Features of Nanoparticle-Based One-Dimensional Photonic Crystals
Calvo, M.; Sanchez-Sobrado, O.; Colodrero, S.; Miguez, H.,
Langmuir 2009, 25 (4), 2443-2448.

Porous One-Dimensional Photonic Crystals Improve the Power-Conversion Efficiency of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
Colodrero, S.; Mihi, A.; Haggman, L.; Ocana, M.; Boschloo, G.; Hagfeldt, A.; Miguez, H.,
Advanced Materials 2009, 21 (7), 764.

Molding with nanoparticle-based one-dimensional photonic crystals: a route to flexible and transferable Bragg mirrors of high dielectric contrast
Calvo, M.; Sobrado, O.; Lozano, G.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Materials Chemistry 2009, 19 (20), 3144-3148.

Towards a full understanding of the growth dynamics and optical response of self-assembled photonic colloidal crystal films
Lozano, G.; Dorado, L.; Depine, R.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Materials Chemistry 2009, 19 (2), 185-190.

 

Group Publications in 2008

Photoconducting Bragg Mirrors based on TiO2 Nanoparticle Multilayers
Calvo, M.; Colodrero, S.; Rojas, T.; Anta, J.; Ocana, M.; Miguez, H.,
Advanced Functional Materials 2008, 18 (18), 2708-2715.

Synthesis of Spherical Down- and Up-Conversion NaYF4-Based Nanophosphors with Tunable Size in Ethylene Glycol without Surfactants or Capping Additives
Nunez, N.; Miguez, H.; Quintanilla, M.; Cantelar, E.; Cusso, F.; Ocana, M.,
European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry 2008, (29), 4517-4524.

Nanoparticle-based one-dimensional photonic crystals
Colodrero, S.; Ocana, M.; Miguez, H.,
Langmuir 2008, 24 (9), 4430-4434.

Sorption properties of mesoporous multilayer thin films
Fuertes, M.; Colodrero, S.; Lozano, G.; Gonzalez-Elipe, A.; Grosso, D.; Boissiere, C.; Sanchez, C.; Soler-Illia, G.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2008, 112 (9), 3157-3163.

Relation between growth dynamics and the spatial distribution of intrinsic defects in self-assembled colloidal crystal films
Lozano, G.; Miguez, H.,
Applied Physics Letters 2008, 92 (9).

Spectral response of opal-based dye-sensitized solar cells
Mihi, A.; Calvo, M.; Anta, J.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2008, 112 (1), 13-17.

Experimental and theoretical analysis of the intensity of beams diffracted by three-dimensional photonic crystals
Dorado, L.; Depine, R.; Schinca, D.; Lozano, G.; Miguez, H.,
Physical Review B 2008, 78 (7).

Response of nanoparticle-based one-dimensional photonic crystals to ambient vapor pressure
Colodrero, S.; Ocana, M.; Gonzalez-Elipe, A.; Miguez, H.,
Langmuir 2008, 24 (16), 9135-9139.

 

Group Publications in 2007

Growth dynamics of self-assembled colloidal crystal thin films
Lozano, G.; Miguez, H.,
Langmuir 2007, 23 (20), 9933-9938.

Photonic crystals from ordered mesoporous thin-film functional building blocks
Fuertes, M.; Lopez-Alcaraz, F.; Marchi, M.; Troiani, H.; Luca, V.; Miguez, H.; Soler-Illia, G.,
Advanced Functional Materials 2007, 17 (8), 1247-1254.

Phase delay and group velocity determination at a planar defect state in three dimensional photonic crystals
Galisteo-Lopez, J.; Galli, M.; Andreani, L.; Mihi, A.; Pozas, R.; Ocana, M.; Miguez, H.,
Applied Physics Letters 2007, 90 (10).

Effect of extinction on the high-energy optical response of photonic crystals
Dorado, L.; Depine, R.; Miguez, H.,
Physical Review B 2007, 75 (24).

Interplay between crystal-size and disorder effects in the high-energy optical response of photonic crystal slabs
Dorado, L.; Depine, R.; Lozano, G.; Miguez, H.,
Physical Review B 2007, 76 (24).

Physical origin of the high energy optical response of three dimensional photonic crystals
Dorado, L.; Depine, R.; Lozano, G.; Miguez, H.,
Optics Express 2007, 15 (26), 17754-17760.

Enhanced photoconductivity in thin-film semiconductors optically coupled to photonic crystals
O’Brien, P.; Kherani, N.; Zukotynski, S.; Ozin, G.; Vekris, E.; Tetreault, N.; Chutinan, A.; John, S.; Mihi, A.; Miguez, H.,
Advanced Materials 2007, 19 (23), 4177.

 

Group Publications in 2006

Oriented colloidal-crystal thin films by spin-coating microspheres dispersed in volatile media
Mihi, A.; Ocana, M.; Miguez, H.,
Advanced Materials 2006, 18 (17), 2244.

Perfecting imperfection – Designer defects in colloidal photonic crystal
Arsenault, A.; Fleischhaker, F.; von Freymann, G.; Kitaev, V.; Miguez, H.; Mihi, A.; Tetreault, N.; Vekris, E.; Manners, I.; Aitchison, S.; Perovic, D.; Ozin, G.,
Advanced Materials 2006, 18 (20), 2779-2785.

Full spectrum enhancement of the light harvesting efficiency of dye sensitized solar cells by including colloidal photonic crystal multilayers
Mihi, A.; Lopez-Alcaraz, F.; Miguez, H.,
Applied Physics Letters 2006, 88 (19).

Building nanocrystalline planar defects within self-assembled photonic crystals by spin-coating
Pozas, R.; Mihi, A.; Ocana, M.; Miguez, H.,
Advanced Materials 2006, 18 (9), 1183-+.

 

Group Publications in 2005

Analysis of wave propagation in a two-dimensional photonic crystal with negative index of refraction: plane wave decomposition of the Bloch modes
Martinez, A.; Miguez, H.; Sanchez-Dehesa, J.; Marti, J.,
Optics Express 2005, 13 (11), 4160-4174.

Surface resonant modes in colloidal photonic crystals
Mihi, A.; Miguez, H.; Rodriguez, I.; Rubio, S.; Meseguer, F.,
Physical Review B 2005, 71 (12).

Tailoring photonic crystals with nanometer-scale precision using polyelectrolyte multilayers
Arsenault, A.; Halfyard, J.; Wang, Z.; Kitaev, V.; Ozin, G.; Manners, I.; Mihi, A.; Miguez, H.,
Langmuir 2005, 21 (2), 499-503.

Origin of light-harvesting enhancement in colloidal-photonic-crystal-based dye-sensitized solar cells.
Mihi, A.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2005, 109 (33), 15968-15976.

Vapor swellable colloidal photonic crystals with pressure tunability
Arsenault, A.; Kitaev, V.; Manners, I.; Ozin, G.; Mihi, A.; Miguez, H.,
Journal of Materials Chemistry 2005, 15 (1), 133-138.