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Fractal Nature of Lightning

Title: The Fractal Nature of Lightning: An Investigation of the Fractal Relationship of the Structure of Lightning to Terrain.
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Name(s): Graham-Jones, Brian Clay, author
Hunter, Christopher, professor directing thesis
Elsner, James B., outside committee member
Bellenot, Steve, committee member
Department of Mathematics, degree granting department
Florida State University, degree granting institution
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 2006
Publisher: Florida State University
Place of Publication: Tallahassee, Florida
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: This study focuses on the relationship between the structure of lightning and how it may or may not be related to the topography below it.
Identifier: FSU_migr_etd-4055 (IID)
Submitted Note: A Thesis submitted to the Department of Mathematics in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science.
Degree Awarded: Summer Semester, 2006.
Date of Defense: April 24, 2006.
Keywords: Empire State Building, Megalopolis, Terrain, Applied Mathematics, Lightning Modeling, Fractals, Personal Lightning Safety, Lightning, Mathematical Modeling, Mandelbrot
Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Advisory Committee: Christopher Hunter, Professor Directing Thesis; James B. Elsner, Outside Committee Member; Steve Bellenot, Committee Member.
Subject(s): Mathematics
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_migr_etd-4055
Owner Institution: FSU

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Graham-Jones, B. C. (2006). The Fractal Nature of Lightning: An Investigation of the Fractal Relationship of the Structure of Lightning to Terrain. Retrieved from http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_migr_etd-4055