Carolin Hirsching was born in Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany, in 1993. She received the M.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany in 2017, where she is currently persuing the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering.
Her research interests include MMC control strategies, converter-driven stability, acdc interactions and HVdc grids. She is a member of VDE, IEEE and CIGRE.