Research Helps Protect Against Lightning Damage Feature Summary

Type:
From Physics Research
Title:
Research Helps Protect Against Lightning Damage
Description:
Researchers at Georgia Tech hurl artificial lightning at electrical equipment as part of their work to better protect utilities against lightning strikes. Read more about their research here.
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image credit: <a href="http://www.neetrac.gatech.edu/" target="_blank">NEETRAC</a>, Georgia Institute of Technology, Gary Meek; <a href="http://www.gatech.edu/newsroom/release.html?id=2558&source=1" target="_blank">image source</a>; <a href="http://www.compadre.org/Informal/images/features/elec-discharge-large-8-26-0.jpg" target="_blank">larger image</a>
image credit: NEETRAC, Georgia Institute of Technology, Gary Meek; image source; larger image
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http://www.compadre.org/Informal/images/features/elec-discharge-large-8-26-0.jpg
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September 1, 2009 - September 16, 2009