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E-lesson: Transformer oil – e-lesson #12 – Oxidation of oil

Course: | Free Master’s level

This is lesson #11 in the Transformer oil course, authored and presented by Mr. C. S. Narasimhan. It is hosted on the Master's level and here you can save your seat.

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The content of this lesson is fully vendor-agnostic, but it is free of charge for the attendees because it is sponsored by Ergon.

Check Dr. Narasimhan’s book – Transformer oil application aspects!

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The lesson is conducted on the Mater’s level and after the live broadcasting, it stays available on demand. It is intended for utility engineers/chemists, transformer and oil manufacturers, students and faculty of educational institutes, oil testing laboratories, utility staff, etc.

The content is related to the mechanisms in a transformer, consequences of ageing of oil and corrective actions.


C. S. Narasimhan

Dr. Narasimhan is a Ph.D. in Chemistry with over 30 years of experience in Industrial R&D. While working as a technical director in a major oil company manufacturing transformer oils, he led project teams for developing and commercializing mineral oils for EHV applications and ester fluids. He is a member of several IEC and CIGRE committees dealing with transformer oils. He has several publications and patents to his credit.

He has written a book titled: ‘Transformer Oil – Application Aspects’ which has been published recently.

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