Dr. Yuhsin Hawig, Vice President, Applications Engineering, Southwire Company

Dr. Hawig holds a Ph.D. degree in Polymer Science & Engineering from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio with a diverse career history including National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST). She has over 25 years of material science expertise with the focus on life expectancy of wire & cables, long-term electrical, thermal, mechanical, physical, and chemical properties vs. performance of metals and dielectric materials.  She is an author of 20 technical journal publications since 2001, writer of over 200 technical whitepapers, inventor of 6 US & international patents, and guest speaker for IEEE conferences & Southeastern Electric Exchange trade association.  She has been an active management board member for NEETRAC/Georgia Tech since 2015.