Density Plasma Parameters (plasmapy.formulary.densities)

Functions to calculate plasma density parameters.



Calculate the plasma critical density for a radiation of a given frequency.

mass_density(density, particle[, z_ratio])

Calculate the mass density from a number density.


PlasmaPy provides aliases of the most common plasma functionality for user convenience. Aliases in PlasmaPy are denoted with a trailing underscore (e.g., alias_). For further details, please refer to the contributor guide’s section on aliases.

rho_(density, particle[, z_ratio])

Alias to mass_density.