Poster Session The physics of lightning discharges

Monday, 7 January 2013: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Exhibit Hall 3 (Austin Convention Center)
Host: Sixth Conference on the Meteorological Applications of Lightning Data
Edward R. Mansell, NSSL/NOAA, Norman, OK

Why some positive cloud-to-ground flashes trigger upward lightning and why some do not? An investigation based on high-speed video, electric field measurements and lightning mapping array data
Carina Schumann, INPE - National Institute for Space Research, São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil; and M. M. F. Saba, T. A. Warner, J. Alves, R. Albrecht, and J. H. Helsdon Jr.

A Study on Characteristics of Lightning Processes Using Upgraded Continuous VHF Broadband Interferometer
Manabu Akita, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, NM; and M. Stock, H. Edens, P. Krehbiel, W. Rison, and Z. I. Kawasaki

Statistical Patterns in Natural Lightning Data
Fadi Zoghzoghy, Stanford University, Stanford, CA; and M. Cohen, R. Said, and U. Inan

Optical observations of recoil leader-return stroke sequences in bipolar flashes during the first RAMMER campaign in Southeastern Brazil
Antonio Carlos Varela Saraiva, INPE, São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil; and L. Z. D. S. Campos, G. D. S. Zepka, and O. Pinto Jr.

Study of Lightning Data with Time Domain Fractal Lightning Modeling
Can Liang, Stanford University, Stanford, CA; and B. Carlson, N. Lehtinen, M. Cohen, and U. Inan

Handout (3.3 MB)

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