National Centres Start-Up
Presentations & Publications
1. Bibliography of lightning safety papers
2. General background papers and chapters
Holle, R.L., 2016: The number of documented global lightning fatalities. Preprints, 6th International Lightning Meteorology Conference, April 18-21, San Diego, California, Vaisala, 4 pp.
Holle, R.L., M.A. Cooper, 2016: Lightning occurrence and social vulnerability. Chapter 1, in Atmospheric Hazards – Case Studies in Modeling, Communication, and Society Impacts. J.S.M. Coleman (editor), InTech, 18 pp., doi:10.5772/63001.
Holle, R.L., M.A. Cooper, 2016: Lightning-caused Deaths and Injuries at Schools, 33rd International Conference on Lightning Protection, 25-30 September, Estoril, Portugal.
Holle, R.L., M.A. Cooper, 2017: Lightning-caused Deaths and Injuries at Schools, American Meteorological Society, January 22-26, Seattle, Washington.
Carte, E., R.B. Anderson, M.A. Cooper, 2002: A large group of children struck by lightning. Academic Emergency Medicine, 39(6):665-670.
Cooper, M.A., R. Blumenthal, L.M. Silva, and N. Pliskin, 2014: A follow-up study of a large group of children struck by lightning. South African Medical Journal, September 2016, Vol. 106, No. 9: 929-922.
Cooper. M.A. 1980: Lightning Injury: Prognostic Signs for Death, Annals of Emergency Medicine, 9(3): 134-38.
Jandrell, I.R., R. Blumenthal, R.B. Anderson, E. Trengove, 2009: Recent lightning research in South Africa with a special focus on keraunopathology. Paper K-1, 16th International Symposium on High Voltage Electricity Congress, August 24-28, Cape Town, South Africa, 6 pp.
Gomes, C., M.A.F. Hussain, K.R. Abeysinghe, 2006: Lightning accidents and awareness in South Asia: Experience in Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Preprints, 28th International Conference on Lightning Protection, September 18-22, Kanazawa, Japan, 1240-1243.
Gomes, C., R. Kithil, M. Ahmed, 2006: Developing a lightning awareness program model for third world based on American-South Asian experience. Preprints, 28th International Conference on Lightning Protection, September 18-22, Kanazawa, Japan, 1240-1243.
Trengove, E., I.R. Jandrell, 2012: Leveraging a mobile culture for lightning awareness: the African context. Preprints, International Conference on Lightning Protection, September 2-7, Vienna, Austria, 5 pp.
Gomes, C., M.Z.A. Ab Kadir, M.A. Cooper, 2012: Lightning Safety Scheme for Sheltering Structures in Low-income Societies and Problematic Environments, 2012 International Conference on Lightning Protection, Vienna, Austria.
Grant, M.D., K.J. Nixon, I.R. Jandrell, I.S. McKechnie, K.J. Yates, 2008: Alternatives to masts for the protection of thatched roof structures against the effects of direct lightning strikes. Preprints, 29th International Conference on Lightning Protection, June 23-26, Uppsala, Sweden, 9 pp.
Rakov, V.A., 2000: Lightning protection of structures and personal safety. Preprints, International Lightning Detection Conference, November 7-8, Tucson, AZ, Global Atmospherics, Inc., Tucson, 10 pp.