Vernon Cooray's An Introduction to Lightning PDF

By Vernon Cooray

ISBN-10: 9401789371

ISBN-13: 9789401789370

ISBN-10: 9402401113

ISBN-13: 9789402401110

This e-book approximately lightning summarizes the essence of physics and results of lightning in a non-technical demeanour and gives an up to date description of the phenomenon of lightning in basic language. beginning with the myths concerning lightning, the reader is brought to the mechanism of lightning flashes and their interactions with people, human-made structures and Earth’s atmosphere. many of the to be had 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 put up graduate scholars to the topic of lightning and prepares them for extra complicated books intended for the specialists. This introductory e-book, that is according to a chain of lectures given to undergraduate and postgraduate scholars in electric engineering, is meant to fill this desire. adapted to the desires of college scholars who plan to review electric engineering, meteorology, environmental or easy physics, it's also a precious reference source for laymen who're drawn to realizing extra in this phenomenon.

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