Sprite streamers imaged at different exposure times

Ningyu Liu, Victor P. Pasko, Hans C. Stenbaek-Nielsen, Matthew G. McHarg

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    This paper investigates the appearance of sprite streamer discharges imaged at different exposure times. Both observational and modeling results are presented to illustrate that the formation of luminous filamentary channels in sprites is caused by bright and fast-moving sprite streamer heads.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Article number5957326
    Pages (from-to)2710-2711
    Number of pages2
    JournalIEEE Transactions on Plasma Science
    Issue number11 PART 1
    StatePublished - Nov 2011

    All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

    • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
    • Condensed Matter Physics

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