Multifunctional Optical Materials Group

Publications

Group Publications in 2017

 

ABX3 Perovskites for Tandem Solar Cells
Anaya, M.; Lozano, G.; Calvo, M.E.; Míguez, H.
Joule 2017, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/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, 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 Article ASAP 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 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, 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, 1700025. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201700025 Early View

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, DOI: 10.1002/adom.201600833 Early View

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. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201601087 Early View

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, 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.; Hagfeldtb, A.; Miguez, H.
J. Mater. Chem. A, 2016, 4, 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, 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, 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, Accepted Manuscript 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, 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. 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, p 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, 1953-1961. DOI: 10.1039/C5TA10091G

Group Publications in 2015

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. 2015. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201500547

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. 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. 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, Accepted Manuscript 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), 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, Just Accepted. 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. 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, 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), 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), 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, 2 (3), 171-175. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201570013

Sunlight absorption engineering for thermophotovoltaics: contributions from the optical design
Míguez, H.
ChemSusChem, 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, 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), 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), 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, 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), 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), 689-697.

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, 9-20.

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), 663-668.

 

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), 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), 2805-2811.

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).

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), 1260-1266.

 

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, 87-91.

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), 13777-13782.

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), 11426-11433.

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), 1303-1310.

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), 9161-9167.

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), 945-956.

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), 53-57.

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), 8238-8243.

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), 1751-1757.

 

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), 2108.

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), 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), 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.