The University of Southampton

The Tony Davies High Voltage Laboratory (TDHVL) is an active centre for research into dielectric materials and insulation systems, as well as high voltage and related phenomena. We are part of the Electrical Power Engineering (EPE) Research Group. Our state-of-the-art facilities are also used for commercial testing, supported by a specialist engineering team who are all actively involved in internationally leading research.

  • 15 May 2023

    Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand...

    Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand signs a memorandum of understanding MOU with the University of Southampton to collaborate with the Tony Davies High Voltage Laboratory.

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  • 20 March 2023

    TDHVL member attends CEFAS workshop...

    Dr George Callender, a lecturer at the University of Southampton and a member of the Tony Davis High Voltage Laboratory attended a workshop on electromagnetic field emissions from high voltage cables at the Royal Institution in London.

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  • 17 March 2023

    Staff and PhD students from the Tony Davis High...

    The 15th UHVnet was hosted by Glasgow Caledonian University and features contributions from staff and students of the TDHVL. Dr Istebreq Saeedi presented as a keynote talk with the title ?Tailoring the electrical properties of epoxy resins to suit new generation technologies?.

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  • Postgraduate Reseach (PhD)

    As a PhD student in Electronics and Computer Science, you will be part of world-leading research as it happens.

    The Tony Davies High Voltage Laboratory

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