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Diane L. Donnelly Ph.D., R. EEG T.

Area of Specialty: Clinical Neurophysiology, Biomedical Engineering

Professional Appointments: Director Clinical Neurophysiology, New Jersey Neuroscience Institute
Program Director Electrodiagnostic Technology Training

Academic Appointments: Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medical Education, South Orange, New Jersey.

Graduate Education: New Jersey Institute of Technology, Doctorate Biomedical Engineering, M.S. Biomedical Engineering, BSc Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology Summa Cum Laude

Research Interest: Digital Signal Processing, Nonlinear dynamics, Autonomic Nervous System, Cardiovascular Dynamics, Neurophysiology

Professional Memberships: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE)  ,American Society Neurophysiologic Monitoring (ASNM), American Society of Electroneurodiagnostic Technologists (ASET), Sigma Xi  Scientific Research Society, Tau Alpha Pi National Honor Society, Alpha Epsilon Lambda  Honor Society, Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society

Honors and Awards:
Adjunct Teaching Award, DeVry 2011, Presidential Fellow, NJIT, Phi Theta Kappa, Full Tuition Scholarship NJIT, Provost's  Research Day, NJIT  Certificate of Distinction , Louis De Caprio  Memorial Fellowship, Research and Development Council of New Jersey – Merit Scholarship

Representative Publications:

Petrock, Anne Marie, Donnelly, Diane L., Rosenberg, Michael L., “Quantifying Cardio-Pulmonary Correlations using the Cross-Wavelet Transform: Validating a Correlative Method”,  Proceedings of the 30th Annual International Conference of the  IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, August 2008

Donnelly, D. L., Characterization of Hypertension Through Multivariate Analysis Utilizing Linear and Nonlinear Methods, Doctoral Dissertation, August 2006.

Donnelly, D. L. , Rockland, R.H., Reisman, S. S., Quigley, K.S., "Continuous measurement of BRSI in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome", Proceedings of the 26th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, September, 2004

Donnelly, D. L. , Rockland, R.H., Reisman, S. S., Quigley, K.S., Baroreflex Sensitivity Index in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, 30th IEEE Northeast Bioengineering Conference, April 2004

Donnelly, D. L., Study of Baroreflex Sensitivity in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Masters Thesis, August 2003.