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Science is a sometimes like a long marathon,

a race to the never-ending goal of understanding how our world works.

Here is a list of the milestones along our journey.


171. Shmuel, A., T. Lazebnik, O. Glickman, E. Heifetz and C. Price, 2024: Lightning-Ignited Wildfires On A Global Scale:  Prediction and Climate Change Projections based on Explainable Machine Learning Models, Scientific Reports, in review.

170. Nabriski, M., C. Price and R. Palatnik, 2024: The potential of the insurance industry to finance climate mitigation - an empirical analysis, Nature Geoscience, in review.

169.  Babitski, M. Portman and C. Price, 2024:  Coastal Vulnerability Index (CVI) for the Mediterranean coast of Israel, Ocean Coastal Management, accepted.

168.  Shachaf, H. and C. Price, 2024: Monitoring Wildfire Risk Using Smartphones, NHESS, in review.

167. Popykina, A.,  N. Ilin, M. Shatalina, C. Price, F. Sarafanov, A. Terentev and A. Kurkin, 2024: Thunderstorms near the north pole, Atmosphere, 15(3), 310;

166.  Price, C., T. Plotnik, J. Saha and A. Guha, 2023: Revisiting the Link between Thunderstorms and Upper Tropospheric Water Vapor, J. Geophys. Res. - Atmos., 128,

165.  Lax, J., H. Saaroni and C. Price, 2023: Heat and Humidity Exposure in Megacities - an Applied Tool for Energy and Water Harvesting Technologies, The Geographical Journal‏‏‎, 00:1-16, DOI: 10.1111/geoj.12568.

164. Asfur, M.,  C. Price and Y. Yair, J. Silverman, 2023: Spatial variability of lightning intensity over the Mediterranean Sea correlates with seawater properties, Scientific Reports, 13, 5834,

163:  Yaniv, R., Y. Yair, C. Price and Y. Reuveni, 2023: No response of surface-level atmospheric electrical parameters in Israel to severe space weather events, Atmosphere, 14, 1649, atmos14111649.

162.  Bekenshtein, R., C. Price and E. Mareev, 2023:  Is Amazon deforestation decreasing the number of thunderstorms over Tropical America? Q. J. Roy. Met Soc., DOI: 10.1002/qj.4518.

161: Saha, J., C. Price ,T. Plotnik, and A. Guha, 2023: Are Thunderstorms Linked to the Rapid Sea Ice Loss in the Arctic?  Atmos. Res., 294,

160. Saha, J., C. Price and A. Guha, 2023: The Role of Global Thunderstorm Activity in Modulating Global

Cirrus Clouds, Geophys. Res. Lett., 50, e2022GL102667. 

159.  Yair, Y., M. Korman, C. Price and E. Stibbe, 2023: Observing lightning and transient luminous events from the International Space Station during ILAN-ES: an astronaut's perspective, Acta Astronautica,

158.  Price, C., 2023:  Schumann Resonances, in Lightning Electromagnetics, Vol. 1, eds.  V. Cooray, M. Rubenstein and F. Rachidi, IET Academic Books.

157. Asaly, S., L. Gottlieb, Y. Yair, C. Price and  Yuval Reuveni, 2023: Predicting Eastern Mediterranean flash floods using Support Vector Machines with precipitable water vapor, pressure, and lightning data, Remote Sensing, 15(11), 2916;

156.  Saha, J., C. Price, T. Plotik and A. Guha, 2022: Impact of the El Niño–Southern Oscillation on upper-tropospheric water vapor, Atmos. Res., 280,

155. Fullekrug, M., E. Williams, C. Price, S. Goodman, R. Holworth, K. Virts, and D. Buechler, 2022: Lightning, in, “State of the Climate in 2021”, eds. J. Blunden and T. Boyer, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 103 (8), Si–S465,

154.  Kahlon, M., A. Lipshtat, C. Price and A. Weiss, 2021: Classification of Infrasonic Atmospheric Events Using Electromagnetic Pulse Analysis, J. Geophys. Res.,

153. Grinberg, M., M. Mudrilov, E. Kozlova, V. Sukhov, F. Srafanov, A. Evtushenko, N, Ilin, V. Vodeneev, C. Price and E. Mareev, 2022:  Effect of extremely low-frequency magnetic fields on light-induced electric reactions in wheat, Plant Signalling and Behavior,

152.  Plotnik, T., C. Price, J. Saha and A. Guha, 2021: Transport of Water Vapor from Tropical Cyclones to the Upper Troposphere, Atmospheres, 12(11), 1506;

151.  Slyunyaev, N, N. Illin, E. Mareev and C. Price, 2021: The mechanism of the impact of El Niño—Southern Oscillation on the global electric circuit, Atmos. Res., 260,

150.  Silverman, J., M. Asfur and C. Price, 2021: The possible effect of seawater total alkalinity on lightning flash intensity – An experimental approach, Geophys. Res. Lett.DOI: 10.1029/2021GL093654.

149.  Katz, S., U. Goldvais and C. Price, 2021: The Connection between Space Weather Events and SEUs in Polar Low Earth Orbit Satellites, Adv. in Space Res., 67(10), 3237-3249.

148.  Slyunyaev, N, N. Illin, E. Mareev and C. Price, 2021: A new link between El Nino - Southern Oscillation and atmospheric electricity, Environ. Res. Lett., 16 044025,

147.  Sukhov, V., E. Sukhova, Y. Sinitsyna, E. Gromova, N. Mshenskaya, A. Ryabkova, N. Ilin, V/ Vodeneev, E. Mareev and C. Price, 2021:  Influence of magnetic field with Schumann resonance frequencies on phontosyntheic light reactions in wheat and pea, Cells, 10, 149, doi:10.3390/cells10010149.

146.  Asfur, M., J. Silverman, C. Price, 2020: Ocean acidification may be increasing the intensity of lightning over the oceans, Nature Scientific Reports, 10: 21847,

145.  Williams, E., T. Bozoki, G. Satori, C. Price, P. Steinbach, A. Guha, Y. Liu, C. Beggan, M. Neska, R. Boldi and M. Atkinson, 2020: Evolution of global lightning in the transition from cold to warm phase preceding two super El Nino events, J. Geophys. Res. - Atmospheres, DOI: 10.1029/2020JD033526.  

144.  Fdez-Arroyabe, P., K. Kourtidis, C. Haldoupis, S. Savoska, J. Matthews, L. M. Mir, P. Kassomenos, M Cifra, S. Barbosa, X. Chen, S. Dragovic, C. Consoulas, E. R. Hunting, D. Robert, O. A. van der Velde, F. Apollonio, A. Odzimek, A. Chilingarian, D. Royé, H. Mkrtchyan, C. Price, J. Bór, C. Oikonomou, M.-V. Birsan, B. Crespo-Facorro, M. Djordjevic, C. Salcines, A. López-Jiménez, R. V. Donner, M. Vana, J. O. P. Pedersen, M. Vorenhout  and M. Rycroft, 2020: Glossary on atmospheric electricity and its effects on biology, Int. J. Biometeorology,

143.  Sendlak, R., A. Zuhr, C. Schmidt, S. Wust, M. Bittner, G. Didebulidze and C. Price, 2020: Inter-annual variations of spectrally resolved gravity wave activity in UMLT region, Atmos. Meas. Techn., 13, 5117-5128.  

142.  Hunting, E.R., J. Matthews, P. Fernandez de Arroyabe Hernaez, S.J. England, K. Kouridis, K. Koh, K. Nicoll, R.G. Harrison, K. Manser,  C. Price, S. Dragovic, M. Cifra, A. Odzimek and D. Robert, 2020: Challenges in coupling atmospheric electricity with biological systems, Int. J. Biometeorology,

141.  Price, C., E. Williams, G. Elhalel and D. Sentman, 2020: Natural ELF fields in the Atmosphere and in living organisms, Int. J. Biometeorology,

140.  Lax, J., C. Price and H. Saaroni, 2020: On the spontaneous build-up of voltage between dissimilar metals under high relative humidty conditions, Nature Scientific Rep., 10:7642,

139.  Asfur, M., C. Price, J. Silverman and A. Wishkerman, 2020: Why is lightning more intense over the oceans? Journal of Atmos. Solar and Terr. Phys, 202,

138.  Harel, M. and  C. Price, 2020: Thunderstorm trends over Africa, Journal of Climate, 33, DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0781.1.

137.  Applbaum, G. Averbuch, C. Price, Y. Yair and Y. Ben-Horin, 2020: Infrasound observations of sprites associated with winter thunderstorms in the eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Res., 235, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2019.10477.

136.  Yair, Y., Y. Reuveni, S. Katz, C. Price and R. Yaniv, 2019: Strong electric fields observed during snow storms on Mt. Hermon, Israel, Atmos. Res., 215, 208-213.

135.  Marchetii, E., F. Walter, G. Barfucci, R. Genco, W. Wenner, M. Ripepe, B. McArdell and C. Price, 2019: Infrasound array analysis of debris flow acticity and implication for early warning, JGR-Earth Surface

134.  Elhalel, G., C. Price, D. Fixler and A. Shainberg, 2019: Cardioprotection from stress conditions by weak magnetic fields in the Schumann Resonance band, Scientific Reports, doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-36341-z.

133.  Price, C., 2018:  Lightning and Climate Change, in Our Warming Planet: Topics in Climate Dynamics.  Barlett, D.Rosensweig, C., D. Rind, A. Lacis and D. Manley (Eds.), World Scientific Publishing, New York, htpps://

132.  Aich, V., R. Holzworth, S.J. Goodman, Y. Kuleshov, C. Price and E. Williams, 2018:  Lightning: A new essential climate variable, EOS,

131.  Katz, S., Y. Yair, C. Price, R. Yaniv, I. Silber, B. Lynn and B. Ziv, 2018: Electrical properties of the 8-12th September, 2015 massive dust outbreak over the Levant, Atmos. Res., 2001, 218-225.

130.  Keul, A., B. Brunner, K. Bowden, J. Allen, M. Taszarek, C. Price, G. Soleiman, S. Sharma, P. Roy, M.S. Aini, A.B. Elistina, M.Z.A. Ab Kadir, C. Gomes, 2018: Multihazard Weather Risk Perception and Preparedness in Eight Countries, Weather, Climate and Society, 10, 501-520.

129.  Price, C., 2018: Lightning, in Exploring Natural Hazards: A case study approach, eds. D. Bartlett and  R. G. Singh, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis group, New York, NY, 299- 316.

128.  Price, C., R. Maor and H. Shachaf, 2018: Using smartphones for monitoring atmospheric tides, J. Atmos. Solar Terr. Phys., 174, 1-4.

127. Kelley, M. C., and C. Price, 2017: On theelectrophonic generation of audiofrequency sound by meteors, Geophys. Res. Lett.,44, 2987–2990, doi:10.1002/2017GL072911.

126.  Yosef, G., P. Alpert, C. Price, E. Rotenberg and D. Yakir, 2017: Using EOF analysis over a large area for assessing the climate impact of small-scale afforestation in a semiarid region, J. Appl. Met. and Climatology, 56, 2545-2559.

125.  Haldoupis, C., E. Williams, M. Rycroft, C. Price, 2017: Is the "Earth-ionosphere capacitor" a valid component in the atmospheric global electric ciruit?  J. Atmos. Solar Terr. Physics, 164, 127-131.

124.  Reuveni, Y., Yair, Y., C. Price, G. Steinitz, 2017: Ground level gamma-ray and electric field enhancements during disturbed weather: Combined signatures from convective clouds, lightning and rain, Atmos. Res., 196, 142-150.

123.  Yaniv, R., Yair, Y.,  C. Price, H. Mkrtchyan, B. Lynn, A. Reymers, 2017: Ground-based measurements of the vertical E-field in mountainous regions and the "Austausch" effect, Atmos. Res.,  189, 127-133.

122.  Price, C., 2016: ELF Electromagnetic Waves from Lightning: The Schumann Resonances, Atmosphere, 7, 116, doi:10.3390/atmos7090116.


121.  Yaniv, R., Yair, Y.,  C. Price, K. Nicol, G. Harrison, A. Artamonov and I. Usoskin, 2016: Balloon measurements of the vertical ionization profile over southen Israel and comparison to midlatitude observations, J. Atmos. Solar Terr. Phys., 149, 87-92.


120.  Wust, S., C. Schmidt, M. Bittner, I. Silber, C. Price,  J.H. Yee, M.G. Mlynczak and J. Russell III, 2016: First ground-based observations of mesopause temperatures above the Eastern Mediterranean, Part 2: OH*-climatology and gravity wave activity, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 155, 104-111.

119.  Silber, I., and C. Price, 2016:  On the use of VLF narrowband measurements to study the lower ionosphere and mesosphere-lower-thermosphere, Surveys in Geosphysics, doi 10.1007/s10712-016-9396-9.


118.  Silber, I., C. Price, C. Schmidt, S. Wust, M. Bittner and E. Pecora, 2016: First ground-based observations of mesopause temperatures above the Eastern Mediterranean, Part 1: Multi-day oscillations and tides, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 155, 95-103.


117.  Yair, Y., S. Katz, R. Yaniv, B. Ziv and C. Price, 2016: An electrified dust storm over the Negev desert, Israel, Atmos. Res., 181, 63-71.


116.  Proestakis, E., S. Kazadzis, K. Lagouvardos, V. Kotroni, V. Amiridis, E. Marinou, C. Price, A. Kazantzidis, 2016: Aerosols and lightning activity: the effect of vertical profile and aerosol type. Atmos. Res., 182, 243-255.


115.  Satori, G., E. Williams, C. Price, R. Boldi, A. Koloskov, Y. Yampolski, A. Guha and V. Barta, 2016: Effects of energetic solar emissions on the Earth-ionosphere cavity of Schumann resonances, Surveys in Geophysics, doi:10.1007/s10712-016-9369z.

114.  Yaniv, R., Y. Yair and C. Price, 2016: Local and global impacts on the fair-weather electric field in Israel, Atmos. Res., 172-173, 119-125.

113.  Silber, I., C. Price and C. Rodger, 2016:  Semi-annual oscillation (SAO) of the nighttime ionospheric D-region as detected through ground-based VLF receivers, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16, 3279-3288.


112.  Gufan, A., Y. Lehahn, E. Fredj, C. Price, R. Kurchin and I. Koren, 2016: Segmentation of marine cellular clouds using watershed transformation, Int. J. of Remote Sensing, 37 (5), 1055-1068, doi:10.1080/2150704X.2016.1142681.


111.  Price, C., R.G. Harrison and M. Rycroft, 2015: Impact of solar variability on the global electric circuit, in Earth's Climate Response to a Changing Sun, Eds. J. Lilensten, T. Dudok de Wit and K. Matthes, EDP Scienes, France.

110.  Silber, I., Price, C., E. Galanti and A. Shuval, 2015: Anomalously strong vertical magnetic fields from distant lightning, Journal of Geophysical Research - Space Physics, 120, 6036-6044, doi:10.1002/2015JA021141.  

109.  Price, C., N. Reicher and Y. Yair, 2015: Do West African thunderstorms predict the intensity of Atlantic hurricanes?  Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi:10.1002/2014GL062932.


108.  Yair, Y., C. Price, D. Katzenelson, N. Rosenthal, L. Rubanenko, Y. Ben-Ami and E. Arnone, 2015:  Sprite climatology in the eastern Mediterranean region, Atmos. Res., 157, 108-118.


107.  Dubrovin, D., S. Nijdam, T.T Clevis, L. Heijmans, U. Ebert, Y. Yair and C. Price, 2014:  Positive streamers in air of varying density: experiments on the scaling of the excitation density, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., 48, doi:10.1088/0022-3727/48/5/055205.


106.  Luque, A.,, D. Dubrovin, F.J. Gordillo-Vazquez, U. Ebert, F. Parra-Rojas, Y. Yair and C. Price, 2014: Coupling  between atmospheric layers in gaseous giant planets due to lightning-generated electromagnetic pulses, J. Geophys. Res. - Space Phys., 119, 8705-8720, doi:10.1002/2014JA020457.

105.  Mezuman, K., C. Price and E. Galanti, 2014: On the spatial and temporal distribution of thunderstorm cells, Environ. Res. Lett., 9, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/12/124023.

104.  Elhalel, G., Y. Yair, K. Nicoll, C. Price, Y. Reuveni and R.G. Harrison, 2014: Influence of short-term solar disturbances on the fair weather conduction current, J. Space Wea. Space Clim., 4, A26, 1-9, DOI: 10.1051/swsc/2014022.


103.  Price, C., 2014: Lightning and Global Temperature Change, in The Lightning Flash, ed. Vernon Cooray, The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) Press, London, UK, 861-878.


102.  Marisaldi, M., F. Fuschino, M. Tavani, S. Dietrich, C. Price, et al., 2014:  Properties of Terrestrial Gamma-Ray Flashes detected by AGILE MCAL below 30 MeV, Journal of Geophysical Res. - Space Physics, 119, 1337-1355, doi:10.1002/2013JA019301.


101.  Yair, Y., S. Shalev, Z. Erlich, A. Agrachov, E. Katz, H. Saaroni, C. Price and B. Ziv, 2014:  Lightning flash multiplicity in Eastern Mediterranean thunderstorms, NHESS , 14, 165–173.

100.  Miglietta, M., S. Laviola, A. Malvaldi, D. Conte, V. Levizzani and C. Price, 2013: Analysis of tropical-like cyclones over the Mediterranean Sea through a combined modelling and satellite approach, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 2400-2405, doi:10.1002/grl.50432.

99.  Yaniv, R., Y. Yair, C. Price and A. Devir, 2013: Ground-based observations of the relations between lightning charge-moment-change and the physical and optical properties of column sprites, J. Atmos. Solar Terr. Phys., doi: 10.1016/j.jastp.2013.10.018.

98.  Silber, I., C. Price, C. Rodger and C. Haldoupis, 2013: Links between mesopause temperatures and ground-based VLF narrowband radio signals, J. Geophys. Res.,  118, 1-12, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50379.

97.  Formenton, M., D. Casella, S. Dietrich, F. Di Paola, A. Mugnai, G. Panegrossi, P. Sano, H.D. Betz, C. Price and Y. Yair, 2013: Using a cloud electrification model to study relationships between lightning activity and cloud microphysical structure, NHESS, 13, 1085-1104.

96.  Price, C., 2013:  Lightning applications in weather and climate, Surveys in Geophysics, doi 10.1007/s10712-012-9218-7.


95.  Finkelstein, M., C. Price and L. Eppelbaum, 2012: Is the geodynamic process in preparation of strong earthquakes reflected in the geomagnetic field? J. Geophys. Eng., 9, 585-594.

94.  Price., C., 2012:  The Schumann resonances, in Lightning Electromagnetics, ed. V. Cooray,  The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) Press, London, UK, 583-609.

93.  Lynn, B., Y. Yair, C. Price, G. Kelman and A. Clark, 2012: Predicting cloud-to-ground and intracloud lightning in weather forecast models, Weather and Forecasting, 27, 1470-1488.

92.  Price, C., Y. Yair, A. Mugnai, K. Lagouvardos, M. C. Llasat, S. Michaelides, U. Dayan, S. Dietrich, F. Di Paola, E. Galanti, L. Garrote, N. Harats, D. Katsanos, M. Kohn, V. Kotroni, M. Llasat-Botija, B. Lynn, L. Mediero, E. Morin , K. Nicolaides, S. Rozalis, K. Savvidou, B. Ziv,  2011: Using lightning data to better understand and predict flash floods in the Mediterranean, Surveys in Geophysics, 32(6), 733-751.

91.  Price, C., Y. Yair, A. Mugnai, K. Lagouvardos, M. C. Llasat, S. Michaelides, U. Dayan, S. Dietrich, E. Galanti, L. Garrote, N. Harats, D. Katsanos, M. Kohn, V. Kotroni, M. Llasat-Botija, B. Lynn, L. Mediero, E. Morin , K. Nicolaides, S. Rozalis, K. Savvidou, B. Ziv,  2011: The FLASH Project: Using lightning data to better understand and predict flash floods, Environ. Sci. & Policy, 14, 898-911.

90.  Kohen, M., E. Galanti, C. Price, K. Lagouvardos and V. Kotroni, 2011:  Now-Casting Thunderstorms in the Mediterranean Region using Lightning Data, Atmos. Res., 100, 489-502.

89.  Reuveni, Y., C. Price, Y. Yair and R. Yaniv, 2010:  The connection between meteor showers and VLF atmospheric noise signals, J. Atmos. Electr., 31 (1), 23-36.

88.  Llasat, M.C., M. Llasat-Botija, M.A. Prat, F. Porcú, C. Price, A. Mugnai, K. Lagouvardos, V. Kotroni, D. Katsanos, S. Michaelides, Y. Yair, K. Savvidou, and K. Nicolaides, 2010: High-impact floods and flash floods in Mediterranean countries: the FLASH preliminary database,  Adv. Geosci., 23, 47-55.

87.  Rozalis, S., E. Morin, Y. Yair and C. Price, 2010:  Flash flood prediction using an un-calibrated hydrological model and radar rainfall data in a Mediterranean watershed under changing hydrological conditions, J. of Hydrology¸ 394, 245-255.


86.  Altaratz, O., I. Koren, Y. Yair and C. Price, 2010: Lightning response to smoke from Amazonian fires, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L07801, doi:10.1029/2010GL042679.

85.  Reuveni, Y., C. Price, E. Greenberg and A. Shuval, 2010:  Atmospheric noise statistics from VLF measurements in the eastern Mediterranean, Radio Science, 45, RS5015, doi:10.1029/2009RS004336.

84.  Dubrovin, D., S. Nijdam, E. van Veldhuizen, U.  Ebert, Y. Yair and  C. Price, 2010: Sprite discharges on Venus and Jupiter-like planets: laboratory investigation, J. Geophys. Res, doi:10.1020/2009JA014851.

83.  Yaniv, R., A.D. Devir, Y. Yair, C. Price, B. Ziv and N. Reicher, 2010:  Calibration of CCD cameras for sprites and elves measurements, Amer. Inst. of Phys. Conf. Proc.,1286, 158, 92-98.

82.  Vadislavsky, E., Y. Yair, C. Erlick, C. Price, E. Greenberg, R. Yaniv, B. Ziv, N. Reicher and A. Devir, 2009: Indication for Circular Organization of Column Sprite Elements Associated with Eastern Mediterranean Winter Thunderstorms, J. Atmos. Solar Terr. Phys.,  doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2009.07.001.

81.  Price, C., M. Asfur and Y. Yair, 2009:   Maximum hurricane intensity preceded by increase in lightning frequency , Nature Geoscience, doi:10.1038/NGEO477, Vol. 2, 329-332.​

80.  Reuveni, Y., and C. Price, 2009:  A new approach for monitoring the 27-day solar rotation using VLF radio noise on the Earth's surface, J. Geophys. Res. - Space Phys., 114, A10306, doi:10.1029/2009JA014364.

79.  Yair, Y., B. Lynn, C. Price, V. Kotroni, K. Lagouvardos, E. Morin, A. Mugnai and M. C. Llasat, 2009: Predicting lightning density in Mediterranean storms based on the WRF model dynamic and microphysical fields, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D04205, doi:10.1029/2008JD010868.

78.  Williams, E., W. Lyons, Y. Hobara, V. Mushtak, N. Asencio, R. Boldi, J. Bór, S. Cummer, E. Greenberg, M. Hayakawa, R. Holzworth, V. Kotroni, J. Li, C. Morales, T. Nelson, C. Price, B. Russell, G. Sátori, K. Shirahata, Y. Takahashi, K. Yamashita, 2009:  Ground-Based Detection of Sprites and their Parent Lightning Flashes over Africa during the 2006 AMMA Campaign, Q. J.  Roy. Met. Soc., 136, 257-271.

77.  Greenberg, E., C. Price, Y. Yair, C. Haldoupis, O. Chanrion and T. Neubert, 2009:  ELF/VLF signatures of sprite-producing lightning discharges observed during the 2005 EuroSprite campaign, J. Atmos. Terr.-Solar Phys., doi:1016/j.jastp.2009.05.005.


76.  Dotzek, N., and C. Price, 2009:  Lightning characteristics of extreme weather events, in Lightning : Principles, Instruments and Applications, ed. H.D. Betz, U. Schumann and P. Laroche, Springer Publications, 487-508.


75.  Price, C., 2009:  Thunderstorms, Lightning and Climate Change,  in Lightning : Principles, Instruments and Applications, ed. H.D. Betz, U. Schumann and P. Laroche, Springer Publications, 521-536.


74.  Dowden, R L, R H Holzworth, C J Rodger, J Lichtenberger, N R Thomson, A R Jacobson, E Lay, J B Brundell, T J Lyons, S O'Keefe, Z Kawasaki, C Price, V Prior, P Ortéga, J Weinman, Y Mikhailov, O Veliz, X Qie, G Burns, A Collier, O Pinto Jr, R Diaz, C Adamo, E R Williams, S Kumar, G B Raga, J M Rosado, E E. Avila, M A Clilverd, T Ulich, P Gorham, T J G Shanahan, T Osipowicz, G Cook, Y Zhao, 2008: World-Wide Lightning Location Using VLF Propagation in the Earth-Ionosphere Waveguide, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine,  doi: 10.1109/MAP.2008.4674710, p 40-60.72.  


73.  Price, C., 2009: Will a drier climate result in more lightning ?  Atmos. Res., 91, 479-484.

72.  Yair, Y., C. Price, M. Ganot, E. Greenberg, R. Yaniv, B. Ziv, Y. Sherez, A. Devir, J. Bór, G. Sátori, 2008: Optical observations of transient luminous events associated with winter thunderstorms near the coast of Israel, Atmos. Res., 91, 529-537.

71.  Zomer, A., C. Price, L. Alperovich, M. Finkelstein and M. Merzer, 2008:  ULF amplitude observations at the dawn/dusk terminators, J. Atmos. Elect., 28(1), 2-29.

70.  Price, C., 2008:  Lightning sensors for observing, tracking and nowcasting severe weather, Sensors, 8, 157-170.

69.  Ojelede, M., H. Annegarn, C. Price and M. Keen, 2008:  Lightning-produced NOx (LNOx) budget over the Highveld region in Southern Africa, Atmos. Environ., 44(22), 5706-5714, doi: 10.1016/jatmosenv.2007.12.072.

68.  Tulunay, Y., E. Altuntas, E. Tulunay, C. Price, E.T. Senalp, Y. Bahadirlar and T. Ciloglu, 2008: A case study on the ELF characterization of the Earth-ionosphere cavity: Forecasting the Schumann resonances, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Physics,70, 669-674.

67.  Greenberg, E., C. Price, Y. Yair, M. Ganot, J. Bór and G. Sátori, 2007: ELF transients associated with sprites and elves in eastern Mediterranean winter thunderstorms, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Physics, 69, 1569-1586.

66.  Price, C., Y. Yair and M. Asfur, 2007: East African lightning as a precursor of Atlantic hurricane activity, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L09805, doi:1029/2006GL028884.

65.  Ganot, M., Y. Yair, C. Price, B. Ziv, Y. Sherez, E. Greenberg, A. Dvir and R. Yaniv, 2007:  First detection of Transient Luminous Events associated with winter thunderstorms in the eastern Mediterranean, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L12801, doi:10.1029/2007GL029258.

64.  Price, C., O. Pechony and E. Greenberg, 2007: Schumann resonances in lightning research, J. of Lightning Res., 1, 1-15.

63.  Greenberg, E. and C. Price,  2007: Diurnal variations of ELF transients and background noise in the Schumann resonances band, Radio Science, 42, RS2S08, doi:10.1029/2006RS003477.

62.  Pechony, O., C. Price, and A. P. Nickolaenko, 2007: Relative importance of the day-night asymmetry in Schumann resonance amplitude records, Radio Sci., 42, RS2S06, doi:10.1029/2006RS003456

61.  Pechony, O., and C. Price, 2007: Schumann resonances: Interpretation of local diurnal intensity modulations, Radio Sci., 4142( 2), RS2S05, doi:10.1029/2006RS003455.

60.  Price, C., and M. Asfur, 2006:  Long term trends in lightning activity over Africa, Earth Planets Space, 58, 1-5.

59.  Nickolaenko, A. P., O. Pechony, and C. Price, 2006: Model variations of Schumann resonance based on Optical Transient Detector maps of global lightning activity, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D23102, doi:10.1029/2005JD006844.

58.  Yair, Y., R. Aviv, G. Ravid, R. Yaniv, B. Ziv and C. Price, 2006:  Evidence for synchronicity of lightning activity in networks of spatially remote thunderstorms, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 68, 1401-1415.

57.  Price, C., and B. Federmesser, 2006: Lightning-rainfall relationships in Mediterranean winter thunderstorms, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L07813, doi:10.1029/2005GL024794.

56.  Williams, E.R., R. Boldi, J. Bor, G. Satori, C. Price, E. Greenburg, Y. Takahashi, K. Yamamoto, T. Chronis, E. Anagnostou, D. Smith, L. Lopez, 2006: Lightning flashes conducive to the production and escape of gamma radiation to space, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D16209, doi:10.1029/2005JD006447.

55.  Alpert, P., C. Price, S. Krichak, B. Ziv, H. Saaroni, I. Osetinsky, J. Barkan and P. Kishcha, 2006: Mediterranean climate and some tropical teleconnections, Il Nuovo Cimento, 29 (1), 1-9.

54.  Alpert, P., Baldi, M., Ilani, R., Krichak, S., Price, C., Rodo, X., Saaroni. H., Ziv, B., Kishcha, P., Barkan, 2006: Relations between climate variability in the Mediterranean region and the tropics: ENSO, South Asian and African monsoons, hurricanes and Saharan dust. Chapter 2 in the book "Mediterranean Climate Variability", Editors P. Lionello, P. Malanotte-Rizzoli and R. Boscolo, Elsevier, 149-177.

53.  Price, C., and M. Asfur, 2006: Can lightning observations be used as an indicator of upper-tropospheric water vapor variability? Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 87, 291–298.

52.  Price, C., 2006: Global thunderstom activity, in Sprites, Elves and Intense lightning Discharges, M. Fullegrug et al. (eds.), Springer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 85-99.

51.  Burrows, W.R., C. Price, and L. J. Wilson, 2005: Warm season lightning probability prediction for Canada and the northern United States, Wea. and Forecasting, 20(6), 971-988.

50.  Finkelstein, M., L.V. Eppelbaum and C. Price, 2005:  Analysis of temperature influences on the amplitude-frequency characteristics of Rn gas concentrations, J. Environ. Radioactivity, 86, 251-270.

49.  Alpert, P., C. Price, S. Krichak, B. Ziv, H. Saaroni, I. Osetinsky, J. Barkan, P. Kishcha, 2005: Tropical tele-connections to the Mediterranean climate and weather,   Advances in Geosciences, 2, 1-4.

48.  Yair, Y., C. Price, B. Ziv, P.L. Israelevich, D.D. Sentman, F. T. Sao-Sabbas, A.D. Devir, M. Sato, C.J. Rodger, M. Moalem, E. Greenberg and O. Yaron, 2005:  Space shuttle observation of an unusual transient atmospheric emission, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L02801, doi:10.1029/2004GL021551.

47.  Price, C., E. Greenberg, Y. Yair, G. Sátori, J. Bór, H. Fukunishi, M. Sato, P. Israelevich, M. Moalem, A. Devir,  Z. Levin, J.H. Joseph, I. Mayo, B. Ziv and A. Sternlieb, 2004: Ground-based detection of TLE-producing intense lightning during the MEIDEX mission on board the Space Shuttle Columbia, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L20107, doi:1029/2004GL020711. 

46.  Greenberg, E., and C. Price, 2004, A global lightning location algorithm based on the electromagnetic signature in the Schumann resonance band, J. Geophys. Res., 109, D21111, doi:10.1029/2004JD004845.

45.  Pechony, O., and C. Price, 2004, Schumann resonance propagation parameters calculated with a Partially-Uniform Knee Model on Earth, Venus, Mars and Titan, Radio Science, 39, RS5007, doi:10.1029/2004RS003056.

44.  Yair, Y., P. Israelevich, A. Dvir, M. Moalem, C. Price, J. Joseph, Z. Levin, B. Ziv, A. Teller, 2004: New observations of sprites from the Space Shuttle, J. Geophys. Res., 109, D15201, doi:10.1029/2003JD004497.

43.  Menikov, A., C. Price, G. Satori and M. Fullekrug, 2004: Influence of the Solar Terrminator Passages on Schumann Resonance Parameters, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 66, 1187-1194.

42.  Price, C., and A. Melnikov, 2004: Diurnal, Seasonal and Inter-annual Variations in the Schumann Resonance Parameters, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 66, 1179-1185.

41.  Israelevich, P., Y. Yair, A. Dvir, J.H. Joseph, Z. Levin, I. Mayo, M. Moalem, C. Price and A. Sternlieb, 2004: Transient airglow enhancements observed from the space shuttle Columbia during the MEIDEX sprite campaign, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L06124:1-5.

40.  Hsu, R.R., H.T. Su, A.B. Chen, L.C. Lee, M. Asfur, C. Price and Y.Yair, 2003: Transient luminous events in the vicinity of Taiwan, J. of Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 65(5), 561-566.

39.  Yair, Y., C. Price, Z. Levin, J.Joseph, P. Israelevich, A. Dvir, M. Moalem, B. Ziv and M. Asfur, 2003: Sprite observations from the space shuttle during the Mediterranean Israeli Dust Experiment (MEIDEX), J. of Atmos. and Solar-Terr. Phys., 65(5), 635-642.

38.  Price, C., W. Burrows and P. King, 2002: The likelihood of winter sprites over the Gulf Stream, Geophysical Research Letters, 29(22),  27.1-27.4.

37.  Price, C., and B. Murphy, 2002: Lightning activity during the 1999 Superior Derecho, Geophysical Research Letters,  29(23), 57.1-57.4.


36.  Price, C., 2002: Lightning, Production of Nitric Oxide, in Encyclopedia of Atmospheric Science, eds. J.R. Holton, J. Pyle and J.A. Curry, Academic Press, USA.

35.  Fullekrug, M., C. Price, Y. Yair and E.R. Williams, 2002: Intense oceanic lightning, Annales Geophysicae, Vol. 20, 133-137.

34.  Fullekrug, M., and C. Price, 2002: Estimation of sprite occurrence densities in central Africa, Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 11 (2), 99-103.

33.  Price, C., M. Asfur, W. Lyons and T. Nelson, 2002:  An improved ELF/VLF method for globally geolocating sprite-producing lightning, Geophys. Res. Lett., 29(3), 1.1-1.4.

32.  Price, C., and V. Mushtak, 2002:  The impact of the August 27, 1998, gamma ray burst on the Schumann resonances, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., Vol. 63 (10), 1043-1047.

31.  Price, C., 2002:  Lightning and Atmospheric Electricity, in book titled Encyclopedia of Global Environmental Change, ed. T. Nunn, Vol. 1, 502-503, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, U.K.

30.  Asfur, M., and C. Price, 2001:  Observations of lightning and sprites in the United States from Mitzpe Ramon, Israel, Bulletin of Israel Meteorological Society, 6(1), 6-15 (in Hebrew).

29.  Shindell, D. T., J. L. Grenfell, D. Rind, C. Price and V. Grewe, 2001:  Chemistry-climate interactions in the GISS GCM. Part 1: Tropospheric chemistry model description and evaluation, J. Geophys. Res., 106 (D8), 8047-8075.

28.  Price, C., 2001:  Weather Forecast for 2100:  Hot and Stormy ­ Modeling Global Warming,   PC AI Magazine, 15(1), 45-48.

27.  Rycroft, M.J., S. Israelsson and C. Price, 2000: The global atmospheric electric circuit, solar activity and climate change, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 62, 1563-1576.

26.  Price, C., and M. Blum, 2000:  Radio emissions detected from the Leonids 1999 meteorites, Earth, Moon and Planets, 82-83, 545-554.

25.  Nickolaenko, A.P., C. Price, and D.D. Iudin, 2000:  Hurst exponent derived for natural terrestrial radio noise in the Schumann resonance band, Geophys. Res. Lett., 27, 3185-3188.

24.  Fullekrug, M., S. Contable, G. Heinson, M. Sato, Y. Takahashi, C. Price and E. Williams, 2000:  Global lightning acquisition system installed, EOS Transactions, 81, 333-343.

23.  Price, C., 2000:  Evidence for a link between global lightning activity and upper tropospheric water vapor, Nature, 406, 290-293.


22.  Markson, R., and C. Price, 1999:  Ionospheric potential as a proxy index for global temperatures, Atmos. Res., 51, 309-314.


21.  Price, C., S. Michaelides, S. Pashiardis, and P. Alpert, 1999:  Long term changes in diurnal temperature range in Cyprus, Atmos. Res., 51, 85-98.

20.  Pickering, K.E., Y. Wang, W.K. Tao and C. Price, 1998:  Vertical distribution of lightning NOx for use in regional and global chemical transport models, J. Geophys. Res., 103, 31203-31216.

19.  Price, C., L. Stone, A. Huppert, B. Rajagopalan, P. Alpert, 1998: A Possible Link Between El Nino and Precipitation in Israel, Geophys. Res. Lett., 25, 3963-3966.

18.  Penner, J.E., D.J. Bergmann, J.J. Walton, D. Kinnison, M.J. Prather, D. Rotman, C. Price, K. Pickering and S. Baughcum, 1998: An evaluation of upper tropospheric NOx with two models, J. Geophys. Res., 103, 22097-22113.

17.  Stone, L., P.I. Saparin, A. Huppert and C. Price, 1998: El Nino chaos: The role of noise and stochastic resonance on the ENSO cycle, Geophys. Res. Lett., 25, 175-178.

16.  Goldammer, J. G., and C. Price, 1998: Potential impacts of climate change on fire regimes in the tropics based on MAGICC and a GISS GCM-derived lightning model, Climate Change, 39, 273-296.

15.  Price, C., M. Prather and J. Penner, 1997: NOx From Lightning, Part II: Using the Global Atmospheric Electric Circuit, J. Geophys. Res., 102, 5943-5951.

14.  Price, C., J. Penner and M. Prather, 1997: NOx From Lightning, Part I: Global Distribution Based on Lightning Physics, J. Geophys. Res., 102, 5929-5941.

13.  Price, C.,   Convection, in:  Encyclopedia of Weather and Climate,   Ed.  Stephen Schneider, Oxford University Press, New York, 1996.

12.  Price, C., Atmospheric Electricity, in:  Encyclopedia of Weather and Climate, Ed. Stephen Schneider, Oxford University Press, New York, 1996.

11.  Chang, B., and C. Price, 1995: Can gamma radiations be produced in the electrical environment above thunderstorms? Geophys. Res. Lett., 22, 1117-1120.


10.  Price, C., and D. Rind, 1994: The impact of a 2xCO2 climate on lightning-caused fires, J. Climate, 7, 1484-1494.

9.  Price, C., and D. Rind, 1994: Possible implications of global climate change on global lightning distributions and frequencies , J. Geophys. Res., 99, 10823-10831.


8.  Price, C., and D. Rind, 1994: Modeling global lightning distributions in a General Circulation Model, Mon. Wea. Rev., 122,1930-1939.

7.  Price, C., and D. Rind, 1993: Lightning and forest fires in a changing climate, in: The World at Risk: Natural Hazards and Climate Change, Ed. Rafael Bras, American Institute of Physics, New York.

6.  Price, C., and D. Rind, 1993: What determines the cloud-to-ground lightning fraction in thunderstorms? Geophys. Res. Lett., 20, 463-466.

5.  Fosberg, M. A., L. O. Mearns and C. Price, 1993: Climate Change - Fire interactions at the global scale: Predictions and limitations of methods, in: Fire in the Environment: The ecological, atmospheric and climatic importances of vegetation fires, Ed. P.J. Crutzen and J.G. Goldammer, John Wiley & Sons Ltd.

4.  Price, C., 1993: Global surface temperatures and the atmospheric electrical circuit, Geophys. Res. Lett.,20, 1363-1366.

3. Price, C., and D. Rind, 1992: A simple lightning parameterization for calculating global lightning distributions, J. Geophy. Res., 97, 9919-9933.

2.  Fosberg, M. A., J. G. Goldammer, D. Rind and C. Price, 1990: Global Change: Effects on forest ecosystems and wildfire severity, in: Fire in the Tropical Biota, Ed. J.G. Goldammer, Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

1.  Levin, Z., C. Price and E. Ganor, 1990: The contribution of sulfate and desert aerosols to the acidification of clouds and rain in Israel, Atmos. Environ., 24A, 1143-1151.

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