ISABB Journal of
Health and Environmental Sciences

  • Abbreviation: ISABB J. Health Environ. sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1937-3236
  • DOI: 10.5897/ISABB-JHE
  • Start Year: 2011
  • Published Articles: 15

Full Length Research Paper

Lightning generation correlation with widespread irrigation and means of protection

Miah M. Adel
  • Miah M. Adel
  • Department of Chemistry and Physics, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Pine Bluff, AR 71601, USA.
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  •  Received: 03 May 2017
  •  Accepted: 15 December 2017
  •  Published: 28 February 2018


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Adel MM (2013a). Seiday Abasthan Bajraghat Theke Paritran (in Bengali) meaning prostration gives the safest shelter from lightning strikes. Published by Dibbo Prakash, Dhaka, Bangladesh)


Adel MM (2013b). Jaladasyupana (in Bengali) meaning water piracy. Published by Dibbo Prakash, Dhaka, Bangladesh.


Adel MM (2015). The Dam-Deluged Gasping Ganges Vol. 1, published by German Academic Publishing Company Lap Lambert.


Adel MM (2016). Inference and Implication from a lightning observation. Am. Res. J. Phys. 2:1-16.


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Rahman MR, Saha SK (2008). Remote Sensing, Spatial Multi-Criteria Evaluation (SMCE) and Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP) in Optimal Cropping Pattern Planning for a Flood Prone Area. J. Spat. Sci. 53(2):161-177.


Rahman MR, Saha SK (2009). Spatial Dynamics of Cropland and Cropping Pattern Change Analysis using LANDSAT TM and IRS P6 LISS III Satellite Images with GIS. Geo Spat. Inf. Sci. 12(2):123-134.


Rahman MR, Shi ZH, Chongfa C (2014). Assessing Regional Environmental Quality by Integrated use of Remote Sensing, GIS and Spatial Multi-Criteria Evaluation towards the Regionalization for Environmental Restoration. Environ. Monitor. Assess. 186(11):6993-7009.


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