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    • Measuring Unique Structures Within Sprite Halos 

      Morrison, Michael; Kosar, Burcu; Spiva, Nicholas
      Transient luminous events (TLEs) are electric discharges that occur above thunderclouds and have been categorized into several classes: elves, halos, sprites, and jets. Sprites and halos are TLEs caused by a similar ...
    • Upward electrical discharges observed above Tropical Depression Dorian 

      Liu, Ningyu; Spiva, Nicholas; Dwyer, Joseph R.; Rassoul, Hamid K.; Free, Dwayne; Cummer, Steven A. (2015-01-21)
      Observation of upward electrical discharges from thunderstorms has been sporadically reported in the scientific literature. According to their terminal altitudes, they are classified as starters (20-30km), jets (40-50km) ...