UConn Health has begun the process of resuming routine appointments and elective procedures, and we are committed to creating the safest possible environment for our patients, employees, and visitors.

Henrique De Assis Lopes Ribeiro, Ph.D.

Research Skills and Interests

  • Fields of expertise include Mathematical Biology, Bioinformatics, Systems Biology, R, python, Java, C, MATLAB.
  • Interested in mathematical models of diseases, Agent-based modeling, ODE-modeling and cellular automata modeling.
  • Well versed in interdisciplinary research.


Ph.D., Bioinformatics, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dissertation titled ‘‘Desenvolvimento de um serviço de análise de sequências utilizando um modelo baseado em atributos de resultados de PSI-BLAST’

M.S., Biochemistry, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
August 2007-April 2009

B.Ed., Biology, Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais, Brazil