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Modelling the transport of optical photons in scintillation detectors for diagnostic and radiotherapy imaging

Emilie Roncali, Mohammad Amin Mosleh-Shirazi & Aldo Badano Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) R207–R235

Dosimetric effects of polyethylene glycol surface coatings on gold nanoparticle radiosensitization

B Koger & C Kirkby Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 8455–8469

Deep convolutional neural network with transfer learning for rectum toxicity prediction in cervical cancer radiotherapy: a feasibility study

Xin Zhen, Jiawei Chen, Zichun Zhong, Brian Hrycushko, Linghong Zhou, Steve Jiang, Kevin Albuquerque and Xuejun Gu Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 8246–8263

Submillimeter ionoacoustic range determination for protons in water at a clinical synchrocyclotron

Sebastian Lehrack, Walter Assmann, Damien Bertrand, Sebastien Henrotin, Joel Herault, Vincent Heymans, Francois Vander Stappen, Peter G Thirolf, Marie Vidal, Jarno Van de Walle and Katia Parodi. Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) L20–L30

Development of metastatic brain disease involves progression through lung metastases in EGFR mutated non-small cell lung cancer

Gino K. In, Jeremy Mason, Sonia Lin, Paul K Newton, Peter Kuhn, and Jorge Nieva. Converg. Sci. Phys. Oncol. 3 (2017) 035002

Simultaneous optimization of photons and electrons for mixed beam radiotherapy

S Mueller, M K Fix, A Joosten, D Henzen, D Frei, W Volken, R Kueng, D M Aebersold, M F M Stampanoni and P Manser Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 5840–5860

Online pretreatment verification of high-dose rate brachytherapy using an imaging panel

Gabriel P Fonseca, Mark Podesta, Murillo Bellezzo, Michiel R Van den Bosch, Ludy Lutgens, Ben G L Vanneste, Robert Voncken, Evert J Van Limbergen, Brigitte Reniers and Frank Verhaegen. Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 5440–5461

Robust cardiac motion estimation using ultrafast ultrasound data: a low-rank topology-preserving approach

Angelica I Aviles, Thomas Widlak, Alicia Casals, Maartje M Nillesen and Habib Ammari Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 4831–4851

A novel adaptive needle insertion sequencing for robotic, single needle MR-guided high-dose-rate prostate brachytherapy

M Borot de Battisti, B Denis de Senneville, G Hautvast, D Binnekamp, J J W Lagendijk, M Maenhout and M A Moerland Phys. Med. Biol. 62 4031–4045

Understanding the dynamics of superparamagnetic particles under the influence of high field gradient arrays

L C Barnsley, D Carugo, M Aron and E Stride Phys. Med. Biol. 62 2333

Direct determination of kQ for Farmer-type ionization chambers in a clinical scanned carbon ion beam using water calorimetry

J-M Osinga-Blättermann, S Brons, S Greilich, O Jäkel and A Krauss Phys. Med. Biol. 62 2033

Combination of principal component analysis and optical-flow motion compensation for improved cardiac MR thermometry

S Toupin, B Denis de Senneville, V Ozenne, P Bour, M Lepetit-Coiffe, M Boissenin, P Jais and B Quesson Phys. Med. Biol. 62 1208

A geometric atlas to predict lung tumor shrinkage for radiotherapy treatment planning

P Zhang, A Rimner, E Yorke Y-C Hu, L Kuo, A Apte, N Lockney, A Jackson, G Mageras and J O Deasy Phys. Med. Biol. 62 702

Magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) of the human brain: technique, findings and clinical applications

L V Hiscox, C L Johnson, E Barnhill, M D J McGarry, J Huston 3rd, E J R van Beek, J M Starr and N Roberts Phys. Med. Biol. 61 R401

Methodologies in the modeling of combined chemo-radiation treatments

C Grassberger and H Paganetti Phys. Med. Biol. 61 R344

Review of plastic and liquid scintillation dosimetry for photon, electron, and proton therapy

L Beaulieu and S Beddar Phys. Med. Biol. 61 R305

Dosimetry in x-ray-based breast imaging

D R Dance and I Sechopoulos Phys. Med. Biol. 61 R271

Nuclear physics in particle therapy: a review

Marco Durante and Harald Paganetti Rep. Prog. Phys. 79 096702

Automating quality assurance of digital linear accelerators using a radioluminescent phosphor coated phantom and optical imaging

C H Jenkins, D J Naczynski, S-J S Yu, Y Yang and L Xing Phys. Med. Biol. 61 L29

Image-guided ultrasound phased arrays are a disruptive technology for non-invasive therapy

K Hynynen and R M Jones Phys. Med. Biol. 61 R206