Daniel W. Mundy, Ph.D.

  1. Radiation Oncology Medical Physicist


  1. Rochester, Minnesota



My primary focus is on the translation of research developments into the clinic, particularly in particle therapy.

Research interests include:

  • Proton radiotherapy
  • Imaging for Treatment Verification
  • Monte Carlo Simulation
  • Efficiency of Treatment and Quality Assurance
  1. 2013
    Graduate Fellowship - CAMPEPMayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2010
    PhDBiomedical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering Track, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2005
    MS - Thesis Title: Monte Carlo Assessment of Boron Neutron Capture Therapy for the Treatment of Breast CancerPurdue University
  4. 2003
    BS - Radiation Interactions, Medical ApplicationsPurdue University

Awards and honors

  1. 2011
    Young Investigators AwardNorth Central Chapter of the AAPM Spring Meeting
  2. 2004
    Magoon Award for Outstanding Teaching AssistantPurdue University
  3. 2003
    Lynn FellowshipStudy Section on Biomedical Imaging Computational Science and Technology, National Institutes of Health
  4. 1999
    ScholarshipDOE/MISC Nuclear Engineering/Health Physics Scholarship

Professional memberships

  1. 2016 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
  2. 2015 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
  3. 2006 - 2009
    Committee MemberAmerican Nuclear Society
  4. 2004 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)