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Benjamin Martin - chess player

Country New Zealand
Born 1969
New Zealand
Title International Master (1996)
Peak rating 2410 (Jan 1993)

Dr. Benjamin Martin (born 1969, New Zealand) is a chess International Master (IM) and mathematician.

Chess career

Martin has represented New Zealand in four Chess Olympiads in Novi Sad 1990, Manila 1992, Yerevan 1996, and Istanbul 2000. His best result was in 1996 when he scored 8/14.

Martin jointly won the New Zealand Chess Championship with Ortvin Sarapu in 1989/90.

Notable games


Dr Martin is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Auckland. His research interests include algebraic groups and quantum field theory.