Dr. Daniel Rio

Applied Biomedical Engineering

Current Courses

Personal Bio

Daniel E. Rio is a Senior Scientist, Research Physicist in the Section of Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, Laboratory of Clinical Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). He holds a Ph. D. degree in Biomedical Engineering/Medical Physics from the University of Florida, and physic and math degrees from the University of South Florida.

He is a member of the Sigma Xi scientific research society and the math and physics honor societies, Pi Mu Epsilon and Sigma Pi Sigma, respectively. He has published papers in a number of journals including Physics Review, Journal of Magnetic Resonance, Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, Human Brain Mapping, and Computers Methods and Programs in Biomedicine. Current research interest is in the applications of time series analysis to functional MRI. For example he will be presenting the following research this summer at the Human Brain Map 2011 meeting titled -  Development of the Complex General Linear Model to fMRI - from Single Subject to Group Analysis

Education History

  • BA Mathematics/Physics, University of South Florida
  • M A Physics, University of South Florida
  • Ph D Biomedical Engineering/Medical Physics, University of Florida

Work Experience

Research Physicist, National Institutes of Health