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Ripples on solids: experimental surface acoustic wave images (please click at will)

Gold on glass (3D) Gold on glass: in blue (3D) Gold on glass: more ripples (3D)

Gold on glass: ripples
broaden as they expand
Gold on glass (detail) Gold on glass: two sources

Gold on glass: in blue (3D) Gold on glass (thick film)

Lots of frames for gold on glass

Ripples on various microstructures

Gold pyramids on glass
showing ripple bending (refraction)
Gold pyramid (detail)

Gold pyramids on glass (3D) Lots of gold pyramids (3D)

Copper strips on silicon Reflection from edge of
metal film on glass
Complex microstructure:
shows scattering of the ripples

Ripples on crystals
Some cubic crystals
Square ripples on gold-coated
lithium fluoride (3D)
A cubic crystal (Z cut)
More lithium fluoride More lithium fluoride (3D)

Lots of frames for gold on lithium fluoride

Square ripples
on gold-coated silicon (Z cut)
Silicon (3D)

Gallium arsenide (100) Gallium arsenide (114) Gold-coated diamond (100)

Some tetragonal crystals
Ripples on gold-coated
tellurium oxide (3D)
A tetragonal crystal (Z cut).
Tellurium oxide
(very strange ripples)
Tellurium oxide (3D)

Tellurium oxide (3D) Tellurium oxide (intensity) Tellurium oxide (3D)

Lots of frames for gold on tellurium oxide (Z cut)

Oval ripples on tellurium oxide (X cut) More tellurium oxide (X cut) Titanium oxide (Z cut)

More tellurium oxide (X cut)

Ripples at the disco

Our ripples at the disco King Xhmu in Sapporo

Some creatures
The Bingbonk Flying Bingbonk
Electronic Bingbonk The Gogglesniff

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