Accession Number : ADA114117

Title :   A Compendium of Lightning Effects on Future Aircraft Electronic Systems.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION TECHNICAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY NJ

Personal Author(s) : Rasch,Nickolus O

PDF Url : ADA114117

Report Date : Feb 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 257

Abstract : This publication is a composite of presentations given at the NASA-Langley Research Center/FAA Technical Center 'Lightning Effects on Future Aircraft Systems Workshop' held on November 4-6, 1981, at the NASA-Langley Research Center Facility. The presentations encompassed the full spectrum of lightning research from lightning phenomonology, lightning modeling, electromagnetic issues associated with composite materials, to the lightning/aircraft electromagnetic interaction analysis. Also included are a total of five presentations assessing the Digital System upset phenomena. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Military aircraft, *Avionics, *Lightning, *Electromagnetic interference, Workshops, Interactions, Aircraft, Electronic equipment, Electrical equipment, Digital systems, Data processing, Transients, Forecasting, Mathematical models, Jet fighters, Coronas, Triboelectricity

Subject Categories : Attack and Fighter Aircraft
      Atmospheric Physics
      Electricity and Magnetism

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE