Conference’16 topics

  • Lightning physics and characteristics of thunderstorms;
  • Lightning attachment process and lightning incidence to ground-based objects;
  • Lightning parameters and their use in lightning protection practice;
  • Lightning protection of power industry installations;
  • Lightning protection means : lightning rods, surge protective devices, grounding systems, insulation;
  • Induced effects of ground and cloud lightning discharges and protection against them;
  • Methods and devices for studying thunderstorm activity and lightning parameters;
  • Observed performance and testing of lightning protection;
  • Lightning protection standards.