|Statement||by G.S. Strobel.|
|Series||Technical record (Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd) -- 632|
|Contributions||Atomic Energy of Canada Limited.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||7 p. :|
Lightning Physics and Effects Lightning: Physics and Effects is the ﬁrst book that covers essen-tially all aspects of lightning, including lightning physics, light-ning protection, and the interaction of lightning with a variety of objects and systems as well as with the environment. It is writ-. Energy Procedia 34 () â€“ Â© The Authors. Published by Elsevier B.V. Selection and peer-review under responsibility of COE of Sustainalble Energy System, Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi (RMUTT) doi: / 10th Eco-Energy and Materials Science and Engineering (EMSES) Analysis of Lightning Phenomena for Underground Cited by: 2. Traditional lightning protection systems are described in Appendix L of the Edition of NFPA [National Fire Protection Association, ]. Appendix L describes a system which provides a low-impedance path to carry the large currents of lightning discharges to ground, preventing damage to the protected structure. L-2 Lightning Protection Systems. LIGHTNING DAMAGE TO A GENERAL AVIATION AIRCRAFT - DESCRIPTION AND ANALYSIS by Paul T. Hacker Lewis Research Center SUMMARY A Beechcraft King Air Model B90 aircraft was struck by lightning at an altitude of meters ( ft) during landing at the Jackson, Michigan, airport on Febru File Size: 7MB.
"Lightning Physics and Effects is not a lightning book; it is a lightning encyclopedia. Rarely in the history of science has one contribution covered a subject with such depth and thoroughness as to set the enduring standard for years, perhaps even decades, to come The overall quality of the printing is superb; the figures are excellent, and the Plate Section presents six classic pages of Cited by: Lightning Damage. There are four basic types of lightning damage: physical damage, secondary effect damage, electromagnetic effect damage, and damage caused by changes in ground reference potential. Physical damage is caused by current flow and heat. A typical lightning strike in the United States conveys betw amps, with the higher amperage strikes occurring in the . S. Protection of Life and Property Agsinst Lightning. Bureau of Standards Tech. Pa , pp. RICmRT, F. W. How Lightning and-surges Can be Rendered Innocuous by Two Sets of Arresters Working in Tune. Coal Age, vol. 47, No. 5, May , PP- 51, RCCKY MOUIVTAIN CCAL MINING INSTITUTE. Lightning and the Nature of Lightning. Read the latest articles of International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences at , Elsevier’s leading platform of peer-reviewed scholarly literature.
Shows the fundamental processes of the lightning phenomenon, and helps the reader to understand the measures of protection against lightning damage. Offers a new theory and calculation method to estimate the efficiency of lightning air termination systems, which helps to evaluate the residual risk of the lightning protection system. The PFC model for rock: predicting rock-mass damage at the underground Research Laboratory Author: David Potyondy ; Peter Cundall ; Ontario Power Generation. Lightning Damage Lightning is the transient passage of electrical current between a cloud and either the surface of the earth, or another cloud, etc. Part of the lightning current can be carried inside a building by electric power, telephone, analog or digital data lines (e.g., closed circuit television cameras, sensors in an industrialFile Size: 23KB. Underground flooding closes the mine for 45 days. (South Africa) Smelter potline is “frozen” after lightning hits a substation. pots have to be dug out by hand. Production is shut down for seven weeks. (USA) Haul truck is struck by lightning with consequential tire explosion. Grenade-like fragments kill two workers. (Mexico)File Size: KB.