Lightning (phenomenon)

Known as: Lightning, Lightnings 
An abrupt high-current electric discharge that occurs in the ATMOSPHERE and that has a path length ranging from hundreds of feet to tens of miles… (More)
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2015
2015
 We present three terrestrial gamma ray flashes (TGFs) observed over the Mediterranean basin by the Reuven Ramaty High Energy… (More)
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2014
2014
To suppress the lightning-induced voltages on a distribution line, lightning arresters and/or overhead shielding wire can be… (More)
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2013
2013
This paper presents a comprehensive study on the effect of the frequency dependence of soil electrical parameters on the… (More)
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2012
2012
[1] A total of 19,308 tweeks recorded during April 2007 to March 2008, at Allahabad, a low-latitude station in the Indian sector… (More)
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2011
2011
The evaluation of the lightning performance of overhead lines requires, mainly for distribution lines, the calculation of the… (More)
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2009
2009
We modify the usual Erd˝ os-Rényi random graph evolution by letting connected clusters 'burn down' (i.e. fall apart to… (More)
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2007
2007
In the frame of this study, the rain and lightning activity produced by rainfall events in the central and eastern Mediterranean… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
[1] Atmospheric electric field change (sferic) waveforms were detected at Los Alamos Sferic Array stations in association with… (More)
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1975
1975
LIGHTNING has been triggered artificially in the Massif Central by launching small rockets carrying a thin steel wire connected… (More)
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