Lightning Mapping Array flash detection performance with variable receiver thresholds

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Chmielewski, Vanna C.; Bruning, Eric C.;
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Inc.
  • Journal: Journal of Geophysical Research. Atmospheres,volume 121,issue 14,pages8,600-8,614 (issn: 2169-897X, eissn: 2169-8996)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1002/2016JD025159, pmc: PMC5101853
  • Subject: Lightning | Lightning Mapping Array | Research Article | detection efficiency | VHF source error | Remote Sensing | Instruments and Techniques | Natural Hazards | Atmospheric Electricity | flash area distortion | Aerosol and Clouds | network performance | Atmospheric Processes | Deep Convective Clouds and Chemistry 2012 Studies (DC3) | Monte Carlo technique | Remote Sensing and Disasters | Research Articles

Abstract This study characterizes Lightning Mapping Array performance for networks that participated in the Deep Convective Clouds and Chemistry field program using new Monte Carlo and curvature matrix model simulations. These open‐source simulation tools are readily ad... View more
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