The movies illustrate different type of cold plasma waves. The movies are constructed using MATLAB routine irf_plasma_wave_visualization.m which is part of the irfu-matlab package. Red dots represent ions, blue dots electrons.
|Compressional Alfvén wave||Shear Alfvén wave |
| Oblique compressional |
|Plasma oscillations |
| Lower hybrid wave|| Whistler wave|
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