26th Nordic Insulation Symposium on Materials, Components and Diagnostics
12. – 14. June 2019 at Tampere, Finland.


You are hereby cordially invited to participate in the 26th Nordic Insulation Symposium on Materials, Components and Diagnostics (NORD-IS 19), which will be held in Tampere, Finland on 12. – 14. June, 2019.

The Abstract submission deadline is now over. Provisional Acceptance Notification will be sent to to the Authors on 28.1.2019.

Who should attend?

The Symposium provides an opportunity for researchers, PhD students and engineers working at research institutes, academia, power industry and power utilities to meet, exchange ideas, research results and practical experience on insulating materials, components, models and diagnostics plus related topics such as apparatus and measuring techniques.

PhD students and young engineers are particularly encouraged to present their work. The symposium language is English and participants from both within and outside the Nordic countries are warmly welcome.


The scope of NORD-IS 19 includes, but is not limited to the following areas:

  • Design and modelling of high voltage components
  • Materials for new applications in AC and DC power apparatus
  • Ageing phenomena and breakdown mechanisms
  • HV measurements and test procedures
  • Condition monitoring and diagnostic techniques
  • Electric and thermal stresses and risk based condition assessment of power apparatus
  • Environmental challenges

Important Dates

Date Description
15.1.2019 (extended deadline)
Receipt of Abstract
28.1.2019Provisional Acceptance Notification
14.4.2019Receipt of Full Papers
5.5.2019Notification of Final Acceptance
14.5.2019Early registration deadline
12.6.2019Start of Symposium

Organizing Committee

Name Organization
Kari LahtiTampere University of Technology (TUT), Finland
Frank MausethNorwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway
Hans EdinRoyal Institute Technology (KTH), Sweden
Claus Leth BakAalborg University (AAU), Denmark
Ilkka RytöluotoSecretary, TUT, Finland

✉ Contact: nordis2019@tut.fi