Baer, Christiane

Head of Material Development, Pfisterer, Switzerland

Baer, Christiane

Head of Material Development, Pfisterer, Switzerland

Biography

Optimizing Silicone Rubber-Based Housing Materials for HV Composite Insulators in Outdoor Applications

Dr. Baer received a Diploma in Electrical Engineering from the University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitz and a Dr.-Ing. Degree from the Technical University of Munich. She has worked for the past five years as Development Engineer for polymeric insulators and sets and Head of Material Development for composites. She contributes to CIGRE Working Groups related to material properties of polymeric materials for HV applications and is also active in IEC TC 112 & TC 36.