• M. I. Baranov Scientific-&-Research Planning-&-Design Institute «Molniya» National Technical University «Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute», Ukraine




linear lightning, rosary lightning, physical bases, plasma channel of a storm discharge, drifting lone electrons, electronic wavepackages, «hot» («light») and «cold» («dark») longitudinal areas of electronic wavepackages of channel of a storm discharge


Purpose. Development and scientific ground of new hypothesis of origin of rosary lightning (RL) is in the air atmosphere of Earth. Methodology. Electrophysics bases of technique of high (ever-higher) impulsive voltage and large (weak) impulsive currents, and also theoretical bases of quantum physics. Results. The substantive provisions of new hypothesis of origin are formulated RL. Taking into account these positions bases of close electrophysics theory of origin are developed in an air atmosphere RL. Basic electrophysics terms, resulting in the transition of linear lightning (LL) in RL, are indicated. Originality. First on the basis of conformities to the law of quantum physics the new electrophysics mechanism of education is offered RL from LL. It is set that this mechanism the wave longitudinal distributing of drifting lone electrons is underlaid in the plasma cylindrical channel of a long spark storm digit in an air atmosphere, resulting in forming in him of «light» («hot») and «dark» («cold») longitudinal areas of periodic electronic wavepackages (EWP). It is shown that for LL information the areas of EWP periodically up-diffused along the channel of lightning are characterized the small and unnoticeable for observers lengths, and for RL − by large lengths and by sight noticeable for observers from earth. Practical value. Deepening of scientific knowledges about physics of such global atmospheric phenomenon as lightning. Expansion of scientific presentations of humanity about circumferential tellurians nature and difficult natural physical processes, flowings in it.

Author Biography

M. I. Baranov, Scientific-&-Research Planning-&-Design Institute «Molniya» National Technical University «Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute»

Doctor of Technical Science, Chief Researcher


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How to Cite

Baranov, M. I. (2016). A NEW HYPOTHESIS AND PHYSICAL BASES OF ORIGIN OF ROSARY LIGHTNING IN THE ATMOSPHERE OF EARTH. Electrical Engineering & Electromechanics, (2), 28–34. https://doi.org/10.20998/2074-272X.2016.2.05



Engineering Electrophysics. High Electric and Magnetic Field Engineering