Dr Mukul Jain (Mike) is currently Sr. Scientist & Product Manager with Substation Technology and Testing Business Unit at Powertech Labs Inc. His areas of responsibility include project management and commercialization of the Powertech Labs Transformer Online Oil Decontamination Technology. He has several years of experience in developing newer insulating materials. He is also the Manager for Polymers and responsible for research, testing, characterization, failure analysis/investigation of different types of polymers. Since 1994, Mike has developed many unique polymers based on different chemistries including Thermoplastics, Thermosets, and Elastomers for different applications. One of the key projects he is managing is the hydrogen and oxygen ageing test of polymeric components for automotive applications in accordance with international standards.
Dr. Hamed Janani is an Engineer in the Transmission and Distribution Technology and Testing group at Powertech Labs. His area of expertise include condition assessment and monitoring of high voltage insulators, statistical machine learning, deep learning and application of advanced statistical methods in high voltage engineering, computational electromagnetics and optimization.
Hamed is a registered Professional Engineer with the Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.