Auckland Bioengineering Institute

The media

Information for journalists, including a selection of the Institute’s media coverage, academic journal covers featuring the ABI’s research and guidance on who to contact for expert comment and interviews.

Media enquiries

Tess Redgrave
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 87383
DDI: (09) 923 7383
Mobile: 021 416 396

  • Finger Reader
    17 July 2018
    Watch Associate Professor Suranga Nanayakkara and the team from Augmented Human Laboratory talking about their innovation - the Finger Reader.
  • Here, put these on and feel what I feel
    09 July 2018
    Read about Professor Mark Billinghurst talking about augmented reality and the evolution to the Empathic Computing Laboratory he is setting up here at ABI.
  • Giant Leaps
    17 May 2018
    Dr Amir HajiRassouliha's research on a new machine vision technology is featured on the Science for Technological Innovation Challenge website.
  • Dr McCormick featured on NZ Herald
    19 March 2018
    NZ Herald reports ABI has received $1m philanthropy funding from the Hugo Charitable Trust for Dr Daniel McCormick's research on optogenetics, which could help treat conditions like Parkinson's disease.

  • Featured journal covers

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

  • Media coverage

    A selection of news and interviews in other media about the Auckland Bioengineering Institute.