Personal profile


Dr. Benjamin Vien is a Research Fellow at the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Monash University. He graduated with a B.Eng (Mech)(First Hons.)/B.Sc in 2012 and, a Ph.D. in Engineering in 2017. His interests are in the multidisciplinary field of structural and human health monitoring, in particular, for healthcare and defence-related applications. Dr. Vien is a lead researcher on artificial intelligence capabilities for a digital twin of highly valuable assets in collaboration with Melbourne Water Corporation. He also is a key investigator on patented medical devices for the diagnosis of bone-implant osseointegration and fractured femurs and on acoustic wave interrogation of novel single crystal transducers.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water

Research area keywords

  • Structural Health Monitoring
  • Biomechanics
  • Vibration
  • Acoustic Waves
  • human health monitoring
  • guided waves

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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