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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 104914, 6 pages
Nonlocal Nonlinear Optical Response of Ionic Liquids under Violet Excitation
1Optics and Materials Group (OPTMA), Universidade Federal de Alagoas, P.O. Box 2051, 57061-970 Maceió, AL, Brazil
2Instituto de Química, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 91501-970 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
Received 11 December 2012; Accepted 29 May 2013
Academic Editor: Antonia Pérez de los Ríos
Copyright © 2013 Cássio E. A. Santos et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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