Lightning: Physics and Effects

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Cambridge University Press, 4 août 2003 - 687 pages
This is the first book to cover essentially all aspects of lightning, including lightning physics, lightning protection, and the interaction of lightning with a variety of objects and systems as well as with the environment. Accessible to the technical non-expert, it is addressed to anyone interested in lightning and its effects. This will include physicists, engineers working in the power, communications, computer, and aviation industries, meteorologists, atmospheric chemists, foresters, ecologists, physicians, and architects. Highly illustrated and containing an extensive bibliography, this book can also be used as a graduate text.
 

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Table des matières

Incidence of lightning
24
References and bibliography
52
44
59
objects
78
259
97
322
99
Cloud discharges
184
References and bibliography
191
References and bibliography
341
5
348
interaction
353
6
354
References and bibliography
371
Thunder
387
References and bibliography
421
386
506

556
196
558
212
Lightning locating systems
230
1
329
4
340

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Vicky Edwards is the author of Kitchen Wit.

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