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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2013, Article ID 374185, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/374185
Research Article

Nonlinear Optical Properties of a MMA-Silica Nanohybrid Material Doped with Rhodamine 6G

1Facultad de Ciencias Físico Matemáticas, Avenida San Claudio y 18 Sur, Colonia San Manuel, 72570 Pubela, PUE, Mexico
2Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla Ciudad Universitaria, Colonia San Manuel, 72570 Pubela, PUE, Mexico
3Departamento de Ciencias e Ingenierías, Universidad Iberoamericana Puebla, Boulevard del Niño Poblano No. 2901, Unidad Territorial Atlixcáyotl, 72197 Pubela, PUE, Mexico
4Centro Universitario de Vinculación y Transferencia de Tecnología, Prolongación de la 24 Sur y Avenida San Claudio, Ciudad Universitaria, Colonia San Manuel, 72570 Puebla, PUE, Mexico
5Centro de Física Aplicada y Tecnología Avanzada, UNAM, A.P. 1-1010, 76000 Querétaro, QRO, Mexico

Received 4 June 2013; Accepted 28 November 2013

Academic Editor: Sudhakar Nori

Copyright © 2013 J. Lima-Gutiérrez 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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