An Introduction to Lightning by Vernon Cooray PDF

By Vernon Cooray

This e-book approximately lightning summarizes the essence of physics and results of lightning in a non-technical demeanour and offers an updated description of the phenomenon of lightning in basic language. beginning with the myths with regards to lightning, the reader is brought to the mechanism of lightning flashes and their interactions with people, human-made structures and Earth’s setting. many of the on hand books on lightning are written for the specialists within the box and there's a desire for a booklet that introduces the undergraduate and starting publish graduate scholars to the topic of lightning and prepares them for extra complex books intended for the specialists. This introductory e-book, that's in keeping with a sequence of lectures given to undergraduate and postgraduate scholars in electric engineering, is meant to fill this want. adapted to the desires of collage scholars who plan to review electric engineering, meteorology, environmental or simple physics, it's also a priceless reference source for laymen who're attracted to realizing extra in this phenomenon.

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