Welcome to the AERT Website!

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Check out the Status Page which displays live lightning data on map and time series!

Check out the Get Data Page which quickly fetches GLM L2 data!

Check out the Socials Page to watch exciting videos about lightning detection and see the latest posts!

Check out the Safety Page for numerous lightning safety resources in mulitple languages!

And Much More!

Who Are We?

The Atmospheric Electricity Research & Training (AERT) group at the University of Maryland studies lightning. Resources are provided by the Proving Ground and Training Center (PGTC) at the Cooperative Institute for Satellite Earth System Studies (CISESS). For more information about us, visit the About Page and for more information about CISESS, click the image below.


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