Ben Modra

Ben Modra
Principal Engineer - Coastal & Water
UNSW Water Research Laboratory
Contact details:
(+61) 2 8071 9837

Ben is a Principal Engineer with the Water Research Laboratory. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering/Arts and a Masters of Engineering Science (Coastal Engineering), and has over 14 years of experience providing specialist expertise to the coastal and water engineering community in NSW and Australia.

Ben specialises in studies relating to coastal and hydraulic engineering and is a leader in physical modelling for these fields, having led the delivery of diverse and complex models. He is experienced in the inspection, design and testing of coastal structures. Ben is skilled in the deployment of instrumentation for both laboratory and field investigations and analysis of environmental data. Ben is also a specialist in the assessment of stormwater treatment devices.