IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Hybrid dose calculation with a pencil beam algorithm and a GEANT4 simulation for hadron therapy application

2008 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging conference (2008 NSS/MIC)

Author(s): Tsukasa Aso ; Satoru Kameoka ; Teiji Nishio ; Akinori Kimura ; Kouichi Murakami ; Takashi Sasaki ; Tomohiro Yamashita
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2008
Conference Location: Dresden, Germany, Germany
Conference Date: 19 October 2008
Page(s): 1,455 - 1,458
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-2715-4
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-2714-7
ISSN (Paper): 1095-7863
DOI: 10.1109/NSSMIC.2008.4774689
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Monte Carlo method has been widely approved to the way of precise dose calculation. The GEANT4 Monte Carlo has been also demonstrated its wide applicability in medical physics. In our previous... View More

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