Ben is a PhD candidate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Auckland (New Zealand) and member of the
New Dexterity research group. Ben holds a ME in Mechanical Engineering, a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronics and a Bachelor of Science
in Physics from the University of Auckland (NZ). His research focuses on modelling, design and development of a bioinspired,
anthropomorphic, adaptive robot arm hand system.