We illustrate how coupling could occur between surface air and clouds via the global electric circuit - through Atmospheric Lithosphere-Ionosphere Charge Exchange (ALICE) processes - in an attempt to develop physical understanding of possible relationships between earthquakes and clouds.

Authors: 
Harrison, R. G.;Aplin, K. L.;Rycroft, M. J.
Journal: 
Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences Discussions
Publication Year: 
2013
DOI: 
10.5194/nhessd-1-7271-2013