Live Striations download film (799 kb)

Return to the Institute of Thermophysics homepage.

[home] [overview] [projects] [publications] [people] [group meetings] [gallery] [mail us]

[Striations in a Glow Discharge] [Experimental Facilities] [Informal]


Spherical Striations

Vacuum chamber with anode in the centre

Open Ring Geometry

Ring-like cathode (K) and central anode (A) View from above View from above View from above View from above
Side view Side view Side view Side view

Point-Plane Dischardge

Discharge with plane-like cathode (C) and point-like anode (A) Discharge with plane-like cathode (C) and point-like anode (A)

Closed Ring Geometry

Plane discharge with ring-like cathode (C) and central point-like anode (A)

Large Scale Striations