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Welcome to LRG, the Lightning Research Group at the Technical University of Catalonia.

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The UPC LRG is focused on research and education in all the fields related to Lightning phenomema: Physics, Detection and Protection.


NEWS!  15/12/2021  Update of the  Ebro Lightning Mapping Array (eLMA)

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The future and consolidation of the Ebro Lightning Mapping Array (eLMA) is ensured thanks to the funding from the Convocatoria de Equipamiento Científico-Técnico 2021 by the Agencia Estatal de Investigación. Our proposal has been approved (reference: EQC2021-007603-P). We will renew our VHF lightning mapping system as well the high-speed intensified video instrument. In addition our current Lightning Mapping Array sensors will be updated and offered for campaigns.




NEWS!  ASIM on the SpaceX Falcon 9 successful launch on April 2, 2018!  We have been there!


Spanish ASIM Team at the NASA KSC:


   H.Torres (Colombia), D. Romero(UPC)  V. Reglero (IP, UV) O.v.d. Velde (UPC)  J.Montanyà (UPC)   M.Arrayás (URJC)




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