Department of Radiology

MSC 10 5530
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Reginald Heber Fitz Hall (211)
Room B09

Phone: 505-272-3720
Fax: 505-272-5821

Radiology Image Processing Lab (RIPL)

The Radiology Image Processing Laboratory (RIPL) at UNM was established with the goal of facilitating translational research through the provision of state-of-the-art image processing tools for the intramural community. The laboratory is focused on quantitative image analysis and 3D printing for both preclinical and clinical research applications.

Research Services

Colin Wilson, Director, Radiology Image Processing Lab

  • Co-Registration
  • Segmentation
  • Region, Atlas and
    Voxel-Based Analysis
  • Parametric mapping
    (T1, T2, ADC, PET)
  • Volumetry and Morphometry
  • DCE MRI Analysis
  • 3D Printing

Please direct general inquires to Vicki White at


Quantitative Image Processing

  • 6 Performance Workstations with High-Resolution Displays
  • Commercial Software:
    AMIRA, PMOD, Osirix MD, MIM, Vivoquant, MATLAB, IDL
  • Open-Source Software (not inclusive): SPM, FSL, 3D Slicer, MIPAV, AFNI

3D Printing

  • Printers: Markerbot Z18, Makerbot Replicator
  • Software: Mimics with Design Module

Data Management

  • iPACS Discovery