Omnidirectional reflection from a one-dimensional photonic crystal.

@article{Winn1998OmnidirectionalRF,
  title={Omnidirectional reflection from a one-dimensional photonic crystal.},
  author={Joshua N. Winn and Yoel. Fink and Shanhui Fan and John D. Joannopoulos},
  journal={Optics letters},
  year={1998},
  volume={23 20},
  pages={1573-5}
}
We demonstrate that one-dimensional photonic crystal structures (such as multilayer films) can exhibit complete reflection of radiation in a given frequency range for all incident angles and polarizations. We derive a general criterion for this behavior that does not require materials with very large indices. We perform numerical studies that illustrate this effect. 
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