Petru Notingher was born in Romania on February 18, 1946. He received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University Politehnica of Bucharest (PUB), Bucharest, Romania, in 1969 and 1983, respectively. He is a Professor at the Department of Electrical Machines and Materials at the University Politehnica of Bucharest and the Director of Electrical Materials Laboratory of PUB. His research interests include ageing mechanisms of electrical insulation, insulation systems testing, polymers breakdown, electrical and water treeing, and electrical materials (dielectrics, composites). He has published over 300 scientific papers and books in the field of materials for electrotechnics and insulation systems. Notingher is a Member of the IEEE and of the Conference Internationale des Grandes Reseaux Electriques (CIGRE).
Biography Updated on 27 April 2010