Accession Number:

ADA142818

Title:

A Review of the Air Chemistry and Relevant Parameters for the Modelling of the Nuclear Induced Lightning.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept. Apr-Oct 83,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-05-31

Pagination or Media Count:

50.0

Abstract:

A review of the relevant processes for the modeling of NIL and their rate coefficients is given. These include the attachment rates, the ionization frequency, the electron temperature, the various recombinations and thermal processes.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Electricity and Magnetism

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE