What's On 

  1. Why Ester Fluids?
  2. Brief review of Technical Specifications
  3. Case Studies
  4. Energy Efficiency – Peak Rated and Sustainable Rated transformers
  5. Environmental Benefit Calculations – CO2 emission reduction


Dr. Bhaba Das – Lead Digital Business Developer, Hitachi-ABB Power Grids

Dr. Bhaba P. Das is the Lead Digital Business Developer for Transformers Business Line, HUB (Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa), Hitachi-ABB Power Grids, based in Singapore. He graduated from Assam Engineering College, Assam, India in 2005 and completed his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand. Dr. Das is part of the HUB APMEA Application Engineering Team and spearheads the digital transformation efforts of transformers in the Asia Pacific region.

He is a Senior Member of IEEE, Young Professional of IEC and CIGRE NZ A2 panel member. He has published several peer reviewed journal papers, conference papers and magazine articles till date. Prior to Hitachi-ABB Power Grids, he worked as the Research and Innovation Engineer for ETEL Transformers Ltd in New Zealand. He was awarded the Young Engineer of the Year 2017 by the Electricity Engineers Association of New Zealand for
his work on the design and development of smart distribution transformers, fibre optics-based sensors for transformers, and diagnostic software for fleet condition monitoring. He has transformer condition monitoring patents using fibre optics in New Zealand and Australia.


TIC members –  Free                                                       
Only TIC members register by emailing transformer@itee.uq.edu.au with course title(s)/name/email/company/and contact phone.

Non TIC member – Cost $100AUD (incl 10%GST)              
Non TIC Member Online Registration

About Australasian Transformer Innovation Centre webinar series

The Australasian Transformer Innovation Centre (TIC) will deliver a number of webinars in 2021.

These webinars will typically be 1 hour to 4 hours long, and offer great learning outcomes at low cost.

Ester Filled Distribution Transformer: The Sustainable Model to Strengthen the Low Voltage Network

Wed 21 Jul 2021 1:00pm2:00pm
TIC members – Free
Non TIC members – Cost $100AUD (incl 10%GST)


Australasian Transformer Innovation Centre