Auckland Bioengineering Institute


Our staff and students often feature in print and TV news stories in New Zealand and overseas. You can follow their activities and innovative research by reading the news stories, media coverage and featured journal articles in this section.

  • Mapping the gut
    08 December 2017
    In an article published by the Royal Society of New Zealand, ABI's senior research fellow Dr Peng Du reflects on the history and future of exploring techniques to measure the bio-electrical activity of the gut.
  • German collaboration on soft tissue robotics in NBR
    28 November 2017
    Associate Professor Leo Cheng was quoted in the National Business Review on 27th November in an article about Germany’s ongoing interest in collaborating with New Zealand researchers.
  • Meet the ZozoSuit
    27 November 2017
    Kiwi wearable tech company StretchSense has come up with a solution for making sure the clothes you buy online actually fit. Oh, and they've also drawn major attention from Japan's largest online retailer. (Idealog magazine)


Journal covers

A selection of Auckland Bioengineering Institute research articles which have gained the distinction of featuring on the cover of academic journals.