EEMG Seminar: High-Voltage Direct Current Transmission: past, present and future

21 November 2019, 11.00 AM - 21 November 2019, 12.00 PM

Colin Davidson, Consulting Engineer at Grid Solutions

Queens Building, Room 2.63 VCR

In this Electrical Energy Managament Group (EEMG) seminar, Colin Davidson, Consulting Engineer and HVDC at Grid Solutions will talk about the history and future of High-Voltage Direct Current Transmissions. 

Biography:  Colin Davidson is Consulting Engineer - HVDC, at GE Grid Solutions HVDC Activity, whose Centre of Excellence is in Stafford, UK.  He joined the company in January 1989, when it was part of GEC, and progressed through the positions of trainee Thyristor Valve Design engineer; manager, Thyristor Valves; engineering director and R&D Director, to his current role. He is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, and has served on several IEC standardisation committees for HVDC and FACTS. He has a degree in natural sciences, specialising in physics, from the University of Cambridge.

Contact information

For more information about this seminar please contact energy-management@bristol.ac.uk or visit https://www.bristol.ac.uk/engineering/research/em/ 

Colin Davidson

Colin Davidson, Consulting Engineer at Grid Solutions

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