Auckland Bioengineering Institute
Bioengineers tackle underwater fouling in new way
14 November 2018
University of Auckland bioengineers have developed an innovative way to get rid of the underwater biofouling that creates such a headache for marinas, boaties and aqua farmers.
World-first virtual pregnancy wins top Marsden funding
8 November 2018
An international project to create a world-first virtual pregnant uterus has won the University of Auckland’s Bioengineering Institute top Marsden funding.
Our new Royal Society Fellows
6 November 2018
University of Auckland academics make up nearly half of the 20 new Fellows elected to New Zealand Royal Society Te Apārangi last week.
Virtual heart model reduces risk of life-threatening stroke
24 October 2018
A team at the Auckland Bioengineering Institute has created a virtual heart model that could help reduce the risk of life-threatening stroke.
Professor's electrifying journey through the gut
17 October 2018
For the last 15 years bioengineer Professor Leo Cheng has been studying and modelling the inner workings of our stomachs.
10 October 2018
The world of mixed realities is expanding all around us, with multiple applications of a surprisingly practical kind.
New hope for diagnosis and treatment of digestive disorders
4 October 2018
Debilitating and common digestive disorders that can take years to diagnose and are hard to treat are the target of new research from Dr Tim Angeli.
The heart of the matter
18 September 2018
A young New Zealand researcher who is part of a cutting-edge, international heart team at Oxford University returns home next week to graduate.
Giving new life to the Health Research Strategy
29 August 2018
New Zealand now has its first national health research strategy aimed at developing a world-leading health research and innovation system by 2027
Bioengineers create virtual 3D heart for clinical use
27 August 2018
An international team led by Auckland bioengineer Dr Jichao Zhao have created a virtual, 3D heart that could make a huge difference in the treatment of common heart rhythm disturbance, atrial fibrillation (AF).
Here, put these on and feel what I feel
9 July 2018
Opinion: Professor Mark Billinghurst (ABI) talks about technology being developed at the university that lets people share each other's experiences in real time.
Top award for artificial intelligence work
19 June 2018
Artificial intelligence trailblazer Associate Professor Mark Sagar has won a Kea award.