IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Latitude Dependence of Peak Lightning Return Stroke Current- A Theoretical Explanation

2018 34th International Conference on Lightning Protection (ICLP)

Author(s): Vernon Cooray
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 September 2018
Conference Location: Rzeszow, Poland
Conference Date: 2 September 2018
Page(s): 1 - 3
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-5386-6635-7
ISBN (USB): 978-1-5386-6634-0
DOI: 10.1109/ICLP.2018.8503328
Regular:

The experimental data show that the peak currents of first and subsequent lightning return strokes increase with decreasing latitude. In this paper the reason for this dependence of current... View More

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