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About Power and Energy Systems Group

The group is engaged in the latest state-of-the-art research activities in several areas of power engineering such as power electronics, high voltage engineering, power quality and distributions systems, power systems operation and control, smart grids, electric vehicles and electricity market deregulation.

The group is also very active in providing power engineering courses at the under-graduate, graduate and doctoral level, and also external courses.

Advanced training program

This program is a career advancement opportunity for engineers working in the power industry based on a "learn while you work" approach. Professionals in the power industry have the opportunity to participate in part-time on-line graduate studies in electric power engineering. Learn more about this graduate program.

High voltage engineering laboratory

The High Voltage Engineering Laboratory (HVEL) is one of the Group’s most important laboratories, providing a variety of routine tests, type tests, prototype tests, and design tests of high voltage (HV) apparatus and dielectric materials.