March, 2017 – The New Dexterity team welcomes 12 new members (1 PhD student, 1 ME student and 10 undergraduate students).

    February, 2017 – The New Dexterity team welcomes 2 new members (1 PhD student and 1 ME student).

    February 22, 2017 – Minas organized in collaboration with the University of Auckland General Library and Creative Commons NZ, a workshop with title “Creative Commons licenses and how to apply them”.

    Jan 16, 2017 – I joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Auckland as a Lecturer (Assistant Professor equivalent) and research advisor of the New Dexterity team.

    November 15, 2016 – I gave a talk at Virginia Tech invited by Prof. Tomo Furukawa (Blacksburg, USA).

    September 3-4, 2015 – I attended the Automation Summit invited by Robotdalen (Västerås, Sweden).

    June, 2015OpenBionics team is one of the three winners of the 2015 Robotdalen innovation award.

    March, 2015 – The OpenBionics team published a new design for affordable, anthropomorphic prosthetic hands.

    August 1, 2014 – I joined the GRAB Lab at Yale University as a postdoctoral associate.