Image taken 70us after breakdown with 140ns exposure. 3 us delay between first and second image.
Color added to illustrate light intensity levels.
Field of view: 1m Images courtesy of Carlos A. Romero T. and Paul M. Bellan from Caltech,
and the SSPX team from LLNL
False color images of single and multiple flux ropes in hydrogen plasma reveal helically twisted structures.
Images taken with the dicam pro intensified CCD camera. Experiments were performed in the Reconnection Scaling Experiment (RSX) at Los Alamos National Laboratory. Courtesy of Ivo Furno, P-24 Plasma Physics Group, Los Alamos National Laboratory.