2020

Touch me Gently Recreates Natural Touch Sensation Using Shape-Memory Alloy Matrix
hackster.io
2020
Touch me Gently | Global Grad Show
2020
Touch me Gently | Best Design Awards | Student Digital: Finalist
Designers Institute of New Zealand
2020
Top Games To Tryout in October 2020: DartsAR Pro
Games Keys
2020
This app is a digital punching bag for all your 2020 rage
FastCompany
2020
The light installation that lets you play a part
The University of Auckland
2020
The best student-designed projects of 2020
FastCompany
2020
Suranga wins Research Excellence Award
University of Auckland
2020
Serious scientific fun a winner at Velocity
The University of Auckland
2020
Run agency and Auckland Council bring Pride to the CBD
StopPress
2020
Prospero | Best Design Awards | Student Digital: Gold
Designers Institute of New Zealand
2020
Pride in Lights | Best Design Awards | Lighting Design: Gold
Designers Institute of New Zealand
2020
Pride in Lights | Best Design Awards | Exhibitions & Temporary Structures: Gold
Designers Institute of New Zealand
2020
PhantomTouch | Global Grad Show
MediaGrab
2020
Maia | Best Design Awards | User Experience: Bronze
Designers Institute of New Zealand
2020
LightTank
SIGGRAPH Asia
2020
Lights, Web App, Action!
M+AD!
2020
Lighting up the foyer of the ABI
University of Auckland
2020
Light Tank| Best Design Awards | Installation & Exhibition: Gold. 2020.
Designers Institute of New Zealand
2020
Jammify | Best Design Awards | Student Spatial: Bronze
Designers Institute of New Zealand
2020
Jammify | Best Design Awards | Student Digital: Silver
Designers Institute of New Zealand
2020
Jammify
ARS Electronica
2020
GymSoles | Best Design Awards | Student Digital: Bronze
Designers Institute of New Zealand
2020
Fresh From The Field — RUN’s Auckland Rainbow Hub
Design Assembly
2020
Field Guide 2020: Navigating new realities
Design Assembly
2020
Fast Company 2020 World Changing Ideas Awards | Honorable Mention | Prospero: A Biosignal-Sensitive Memory Assistant
FastCompany
2020
Auckland Council Transforms the Ellen Melville Centre with new Pride Installation via Run
CampaignBrief
2020
ABI and CAI work together to show their arty-science side
The university of Auckland
2020
A triumvirate of medals for the Auckland Bioengineering Institute
Auckland Bioengineering Institute
2020
‘Lab in a pocket’ awakens young minds to the world around them, making scientific inquiry fun
The University of Auckland
2020

2014

Wearable device helps you read with your finger
Fox Business News
2014
Wear this ring to hear what's written
Hoe Pei Shan, Straits Times
2014
Tomorrow Daily: Reading with Your Finger
c|net
2014
This Ring Scans Text And Reads It Aloud For Visually Impaired People
Jordan Kushins, Gizmodo
2014
This Ring Reads Books And Magazines To The Blind
Huffington Post
2014
This Decoder Ring Helps The Blind Read Without Braille
Sydney Brownstone, Fast Company
2014
The ring that READS for you: Finger-worn gadget reads aloud when you point at words
Ellie Zolfagharifard, Daily Mail
2014
Suranga received Innovator under 35 (MIT TR35) award for Asia Pacific Region
2014
Sponsor's Choice Award
Student Innovation Contest (UIST 2014)
2014
New Invention: FingerReader
Fox 10
2014
New Finger Device Reads Books To The Blind
Janet Fang, IFL Science!
2014
MIT’s FingerReader Helps The Blind Read With A Swipe Of A Digit
Evan Fleischer, TechCrunch
2014
MIT's FingerReader Could Make Life Easier For The Blind
Federico Guerrini, Forbes
2014
MIT Researchers Design Ring To Help Visually-Impaired People Read
Olivia B. Waxman, TIME
2014
MIT finger device reads to the blind in real time
WCVB TV
2014
MIT Finger Device Reads to the Blind in Real Time
Rodrique Ngowi, Associated Press (ABC, CBC and others)
2014
Interactive lighting experiences at ‘i Light Marina Bay 2014’
The Singapore Engineer Magazine
2014
FingerReader Is a 3D-Printed Device That Reads Text Aloud to the Blind
Kari Paul, Mashable
2014
Finger reader for the blind
SPH Razor TV
2014
Finger Computer Reads Books Aloud
Nic Halverson, Discovery News
2014
Der Ring, der lesen kann [The ring that can read]
Christina Endruschat, RTL
2014
Creating the next generation of innovators
Sunday Times, Sri Lanka
2014
A ring that reads text for the blind
Reuters Videos
2014
A New Type Of Ring Worn On The Finger Eliminates The Need For The Blind To Learn Braille
Dylan Love, Business Insider
2014
A device that could help the blind read
Craig Melvin, MSNBC
2014
5 amazing gadgets that are helping the blind see again
Simon Hill, Digital Trends
2014
3D-printed ring reads out text in real-time for the blind
Liat Clark, Wired (UK)
2014
300 Students Unite To Light-up Marina Bay
Lianhe Zaobao, Singapore
2014
'Seeing-Eye' Ring Helps Blind Read With Finger
Associated Press
2014

2013

Stick-on device helps the deaf to ‘hear’
RazorTV
2013
"Wireless device lends a listening ear"
Straits Times, Singapore
2013

2010

Haptic Chair - rupavahini interview Part 2
Sri Lanka Rupavahini, 2010
2010
Haptic Chair - rupavahini interview Part 1
Sri Lanka Rupavahini, 2010
2010
"New Technology to Help the Hearing Impaired Enjoy Music"
Innovation: The magazine of Research & Technology
2010

2008

"Haptic Chair hearing for the deaf"
The Island, Sri Lanka
2008