Welcome Remarks from the Head of UMHVL

Welcome to the University of Malaya High Voltage Laboratory (UMHVL) new website. We are pleased that you have taken your time to visit our new website and we believe that you will find interesting information.


This website provides an introduction of UMHVL, members of UMHVL, lists of publication to date and ongoing projects in the lab. It also provides information on the equipment that are currently available in the lab and services that we are offering.


The University of Malaya High Voltage Laboratory was first established in November 2011. However, the lab is only fully operational since February 2014 after the main equipment of the lab has been successfully commissioned.


Currently, UMHVL involves actively in high voltage engineering related activities. These include research, publication, teaching and learning, consultation, testing services, and organising workshops, seminars, talks and training in high voltage related field.


Since its inception, UMHVL has published more than 40 ISI-indexed journal papers and 45 refereed conference papers related to high voltage engineering field, secured funding of more than RM 4 million (~USD 1 million) from various sources and 5 PhD and 1 Master's Degree by research candidates have successfully graduated.


We are continuously working hard towards achieving higher goals and we aim to be recognised by local and international key players in high voltage engineering field.


We invite you to navigate our new website and please do not hesitate to contact us should you require any further information.


Thank you.


Associate Professor Ir. Dr. Hazlee Azil Illias


University of Malaya High Voltage Laboratory (UMHVL)




PhD studies with University of Malaya High Voltage Research Group (UMHVRG)


Participation in MyHVnet Colloquium 2020

(3 Feb 2020)


Visit from UMPES Research Group

(20 Feb 2020)


Visit from Universitas Tridinanti Palembang, Indonesia (5 Mar 2020)