Velitsikakis, Kostas

Grid Strategist, Asset Management, TenneT TSO, Netherlands

Velitsikakis, Kostas

Grid Strategist, Asset Management, TenneT TSO, Netherlands

Biography

Surge Arrester Stresses due to Harmonic Resonance Temporary Overvoltages in Transmission Systems: Case Study of Dutch Grid

Mr. Velitsikakis received his M.Sc. in High Voltage Engineering from the Technical University of Delft in 2013 and works as senior expert in the field of Insulation Coordination and Electromagnetic Transient (EMT) studies for HV and EHV transmission systems. Currently, he is Secretary of the CIGRÉ Working Groups C4.46 ” Evaluation of Temporary Overvoltages in Power Systems due to Low Order Harmonic Resonances” and B1/C4.69 “Insulation Coordination of HVAC Cables”.

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