International Conference on Lightning & Static Electricity 2019 (ICOLSE 2019)

The board of directors of ICOLSE-USA, sponsor of ICOLSE in the USA, has announced the next International Conference on Lightning and Static Electricity taking place in Wichita, Kansas, USA, to be co-hosted by Wichita State University’s (WSU) National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) and Electro Magnetic Applications, Inc. (EMA). The conference will take place at WSU Tech facilities on September 10 - 13, 2019.

ICOLSE, which takes place every two years, focuses on lightning phenomenology, effects on and protection of aircraft and other air vehicles, and a wide variety of ground-based systems and facilities such as alternative energy (wind, solar), space launch, telecom, and recreational theme parks.  Conference sessions will also address static electricity generation, effects, and protection for aerospace vehicles and industrial facilities that experience the effects of static electricity.

Please refer to the conference website for additional information including the call for papers and further details of the conference.