Data processor for Vlasiator
Author henry2004y
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Updated Last
1 Year Ago
Started In
January 2021


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Data processing and analyzing tool for the collisionless ion-kinetic plasma physics numerical model Vlasiator.


In the Julia REPL,

julia> ]
pkg> add Vlasiator

Visualization via PyPlot, Makie, and Plots are supported. Please refer to the manual for installing different plotting backends.


First import the package

julia> using Vlasiator

For Vlasiator data, e.g. demo.vlsv, we can load via

julia> meta = load("demo.vlsv")

For plotting 2D contours with PyPlot,

julia> pcolormesh(meta, "proton/vg_rho")

More usages can be found in the manual.

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