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Welcome Remarks from Director

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Institute of High Voltage and High Current website. Institute of High Voltage and High Current, or in Malay, Institut Voltan dan Arus Tinggi (IVAT) had been established since 1992. Since its establishment, IVAT had been actively involved in high voltage related activities such as accredited testing […]

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MyHVnet Meeting

IVAT Organises the First Meeting for Malaysian High Voltage Network (MyHVnet)  A photo session with participants of MyHVnet meeting January 26th – The first meeting for Malaysian High Voltage Network (MyHVnet) was successfully held by the Institute of High Voltage and High Current (IVAT) at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Johor Bahru. The meeting was attended […]

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Solar wind ‘triggers lightning on Earth’

 By Rebecca Morelle Science correspondent, BBC News When charged particles from the Sun bombard our atmosphere lighting strikes increase Activity on the Sun is sparking lightning strikes here on Earth, a study suggests. Scientists have found that when gusts of high-speed solar particles enter our atmosphere, the number of lightning bolts increases. The research is published in […]

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Invited Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Satoshi Matsumoto

Institute of High Voltage and High Current (IVAT) organised a lecture by Prof. Dr. Satoshi Matsumoto from Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.  Title: Recent high voltage technology in Japan (Testing, partial discharge, signal processing and etc.) Date: 5th March 2014 (Wednesday) Time: 2:45 – 3:30 pm Venue: DK 6, P19 UTM Skudai  Speaker biography: Prof. Dr. Satoshi Matsumoto received his M.Eng and Ph.D. degrees […]

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IVAT Newletter

IVAT Newsletter is an annual newsletter published by the Institute of High Voltage and High Current, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, with ISSN no. 2289-6988.