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Special equipment provided by the project

  • Equipment for partial discharge testing of insulations in power electronics environment

      • Conventional, optical and acoustic measurement  
      • High Voltage Amplifier 
        • Sinusoidal high voltage source  
        • Slow rise square wave high voltage source
      • High speed camera for optical PD visualization 
      • Photomultiplier for optical PD detection 
      • Acoustic sensor for acoustic detection

  • Test setup including small pressure vessel for electric and optic PD measurement

  • Equipment for contamination control (Filters for liquids, flow bench)

  • Keyence microscope for inspection of cleanliness

  • Test cell (climate chamber) for long-term dielectric voltage stress in various insulation liquid environments    

  • Infra-red (IR) - to monitor structural changes between the materials 

  • Ultra Violet (UV) – To monitor colour changes

  • Isothermal microcalorimetry (IMC) is a laboratory method for real-time monitoring and dynamic analysis of chemical, physical and biological processes

  • Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC)

  • Test setup for investigating possible erosion of thin capacitor PP-film metallization

  • Test cell for live experiments with capacitors in pressurized environment  

  •  Test circuit and cell for experiments with live converter modules in high pressure environment