Adolf J. Schwab

Adolf Josef Schwab (* 20. June 1937 in Mannheim) is Emeritus at Institut for electrical energy systems and high voltage technology at the University of Karlsruhe (TH). Besides it is Chairman of the Germany section of the IEEE.


Adolf Josef Schwab studied 1961 electro-technology at the University of Karlsruhe from 1957 -. After its graduation 1963 and a stay as Postdoctoral Fellow to ALSO in the USA 1972 the Habilitation followed. it received a call to 1976 as a professor to the University of Darmstadt, 1978 to the University of Dortmund. Since 1980 he is a tidy professor at the University of Karlsruhe. From 1989 to 1993 Schwab was director/conductor of the ABB of company research center in Heidelberg. Today it operates the Beratungsuntenehmen Professor. Schwab Consulting & partner, which are active in the ranges electro-technology and marketing and management.

Schwab is an author of four specialized technical and honour doctor of the Universities of pc. Petersburg and Tomsk as well as Consulting professor of the University of Xian. It is member VDE, the Cigre, Fellow of the IEEE, Mitglied of the IEEE ethics committee and at present Chairman the IEEE Germany section.


  • electromagnetic compatibility
  • management knowledge for engineers
  • high voltage measuring technique
  • term world of the field theory
  • of electrical energy systems

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