Uman, Martin A.

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Full Name : 

Uman, Martin A.

Job Title: 

Distinguished Professor

Building and Room Number: 

LAR 311

Mailing Address: 

311 Larsen Hall, P.O. Box 116200, Gainesville, FL 32611-6200



Office email: 

uman [at]


PhD, Princeton University, 1961

Primary Research Area: 

  • Electromagnetics & Energy Systems

Honors and Recognition: 

Karl Berger Award for distinguished achievements in lightning research 2010
John Adam Fleming Medal from American Geophysical Union 2001
Heinrich Hertz Medal from IEEE 1996

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Research Interests: 

Lightning Physics, Lightning Protection, Electromagnetic Field Theory