2013 uhvnet

6th UHVnet Colloquium – High Voltage Technologies and


6th UHVnet Colloquium - Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th January 2013

The 6th UHVnet Colloquium was hosted by the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow on the 16th and 17th of January 2013. This event was co-sponsored by the IEEE Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society.



1. Oral presentations have been moved from K3.17 to K3.25 but the directions to the venue are unchanged.

2. The two documents below will be provided to all delegates as handouts at the registration desk.

3. Visitors requiring temporary WiFi access to the University system may request a username and password from the registration desk.

Final information pack (updated 15 Jan 2013) is available for download - this now includes the list of poster presentations with poster numbers assigned:

- Delegate Information 6th UHVnet Colloquium

All abstracts have been compiled into an electronic document:

- UHVnet 2013 Abstracts


- “Pulsed Power Techniques and Measurements” by Dr Igor Timoshkin

- “Intelligient systems techniques for condition monitoring of HV equipment” by Dr Vic Catterson


Keynote lectures

- “High Voltage Testing Techniques - IEC Publication 60060” by Mr Jack Blackett

- “Challenges Facing HVDC in the Early 21st Century” by Dr Norman MacLeod

- “Impressions of some Overseas HV Networks” by Prof John Walker


Key Dates 

-Abstract Submission Deadline: Friday, 30th November 2012
-Acceptance Notifications: Monday, 10th December 2012  
-Colloquium Begins: Wednesday, 16th January 2013

Organising Committee

Your UHVnet 2013 Team are:
- Colloquium Chair:                Prof Martin Judd
- Administrator:                    Mrs Maureen Cooper
- Treasurer:                         Dr Martin Given
- Technical Programme Chair:   Dr Nina Roscoe
- Webmaster:                       Mr Xiao Hu