CLRP had 13 different presentations at several conferences, such as AAPM and COMP, this summer

Monday, August 15, 2016

Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (COMP) 62nd Annual Meeting

Fast brachytherapy dose calculations: Characterization of egs_brachy features to enhance simulation efficiency by MJP Chamberland, REP Taylor, DWO Rogers, and RM Thomson

A Monte Carlo study of macro- and microscopic dose descriptors and the microdosimetric spread using detailed cellular models by Patricia Oliver and Rowan Thomson

Assessment of Synchrony respiratory compensation error for CyberKnife liver treatment by Ming Liu, Joanna Cygler and Eric Vandervoort

Characterization and correction of radiation induced background in scanning water tank by ESM Ali

Impact of the distance of reflective markers from linac isocenter on the positional accuracy of an infrared tracking system by ESM Ali and BJ Nyiri

New features in EGSnrc for photon cross sections by ESM Ali, E Mainegra-Hing and DWO Rogers

Statistical analysis of setup corrections for radical IMRT lung patients on a treatment couch top with six degrees of freedom by E Cisa-Pare, ESM Ali and BJ Nyiri

Not all geometries are equivalent for magnetic field Fano cavity test by VN Malkov and DWO Rogers

American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) 58th Annual Meeting

egs_brachy, a fast and versatile Monte Carlo code for brachytherapy applications by MJP Chamberland, REP Taylor, DWO Rogers, and RM Thomson

The Ottawa Medical Physics Institute (OMPI): A Practical Model for Academic Program Collaboration in a Multi-Centre City by M McEwen, D Rogers, and P Johns

Lung Cannot Be Treated as Homogeneous in Radiation Transport Simulations in Magnetic Fields by V Malkov, D Rogers, and D Jaffray

American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) 2016 Annual Meeting

Monte Carlo Dose Calculations for Permanent Prostate Brachytherapy: Calcification Modelling Schemes and Sensitivity to Tissue Compositions by N Miksys, E Vigneault, AG Martin, L Beaulieu and RM Thomson

Effect of Tissue Heterogeneity and Interseed Effects on Urethral Dose for Permanent Prostate Brachytherapy by ARM Haidari, N Miksys, JE Cygler, E Choan, G Perry, O Holmes, RM Thomson