Nanjing University of
Information Science & Technology


Department of Lightning protection science and technology

Program Code: 081007s
Program Length: 4 years
Degree Type: Engineering


Brief Introduction:
The specialty train the student become Intermediate or senior engineers with ability of electric and electronic technology、information system and basic theory、basic knowledge、basic skill of lightning science and defending,who are able to do research 、design、application and development about electronic equipment、information system, development and application、engineering design 、checking of project、lighting construction、Inspection and acceptance 、risk management 、management of lightning defending .we should pull off target about applied undergraduate with solid foundation、 practical capability 、well comprehensive quality. Make social needs as direction, education for all undergraduates as foundation, training ability as standard, widening caliber specialty, optimizing course system, updating teaching content, improving on teaching method, making the person commonness as well as personality; having good basic knowledge foundation and a center of innovation spirit and practical ability. To cause to three aspect complete harmony develop in knowledge、ability and high quality, training high quality practical undergraduate person .
The specialty student mostly study the basic theory and knowledge about signal acquisition and processing、electric and electronic equipment and information system、architecture、principle lighting、architecture、lightning defending technology and so on. To get basic training about Electrical & Information Engineering and lightning defending practice( including graduation field work and experiment in room),having well scientific quality ,ability of updating Knowledge and comprehensive science adaptive faculty. The students can do communication and computer network protection, light physics research, lightning defending of operation management、development and application of technology、engineering design and lighting construction、checking of project、inspection and acceptance and so on in enterprises and institutions of weather department, graduate school.

Course Content:
The course is divided into 4 academic years with each part comprising a number of modules as listed below (follow the links to find out more about each module).

Semester 1:
Advanced Mathematics
Basis of computer engineering
Overview of atmospheric science
College English

Semester 2:
Advanced Mathematics
College Physics
linear algebra
C language programming
College English
Fundamentals of circuit analysis

Semester 3:
probability statistics
College Physics
College English
Analog Electrical Circuitry

Semester 4:
College English
Theory of Electromagnetic field
Digital Electrical Circuitry
Introduction to Electromagnetic Compatibility
Atmospheric Physics
engineering drafting

Semester 5:
Signals and Systems
Foundmental Theory of Lightning
Radar Meteorology
Grounding Technique
Assessment of Risk of Damage due to Lightning
High-frequency circuit

Semester 6:
Building electrical technology
Thunderstorms Monitoring and Forecast-alarm
Satellite Meteorology
Premise Distribution System
Medium and small scale weather learn

Semester 7:
Testing and Certification of lightning Protection Engineering
Lightning Protection for Buildings
Lightning protection engineering design and construction
High Voltage and Insulation Technology
professional English
Statistical analysis and SAS software applications

Semester 8:
Final Project