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Taxonomy: TH- External beam- photons: Monte Carlo

MO-J430-CAMPUS-F3-2Commissioning a Monte Carlo Dose Calculation Algorithm in Heterogeneous Media for a Magnetic Resonance Image Guided Linear Accelerator
A Price*, A Curcuru , F Reynoso , J Cammin , S Mutic , O Green , Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
MO-J430-CAMPUS-F3-4Implementation of Heterogeneous Computing Methods and Development of An EGSnrc-Based External Beam Dose Engine for Validating a GPU-Based Monte Carlo Code, ARCHER
D Adam1*, H Lin2 , T Liu2 , P Caracappa2 , X Xu2 , B Bednarz1 , (1) University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, (2) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
SU-F-205-1Organ Dose Heterogeneity in Chest and Abdominopelvic CT Scans for a Population of Adult and Pediatric Phantoms: A Virtual Clinical Trial Study
J Fenoli*, S Sharma , E Abadi , P Segars , E Samei , A Kapadia , Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
SU-I-GPD-T-36Obtaining the Phase Space of An Electronic Brachytherpy Equipment for Surfaces Treatments Through Monte Carlo Simulations
C Valdes*1,2, Yury Niatsetski3, J Perez-Calatayud1,4, J Vijande1, F Ballester1, (1) University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain, (2) Centro Oncologico de Antofagasta, Antofagasta, Chile, (3) Elekta Brachyhtherapy, Veenendal, The Neetherlands, (4) La Fe Hospital, Valencia, Spain
SU-I-GPD-T-100Scatter Contributions to the Dose/MU in the Treatment of Lung Lesions Using Proton Beams
R Simpson*, A Ghebremedhin , V Ugarte , S Gadoue , B Patyal , Loma Linda university Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA
SU-I-GPD-T-231Photon Energy Spectral Analysis in the Mucosal Dose with and Without the Flattening Filter: A Monte Carlo Study
J Chow1*, A Owrangi2 , (1) Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON, (2) UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
SU-I-GPD-T-232Monte Carlo Verification of Jaws-Only IMRT Dose Distributions From Prowess Panther System On Octavius 4D Phantom
T Tai1,3 , N Son2 , T Loan3 , L Oanh4 , J Chow5*, (1) Dongnai General Hospital, Bien Hoa, Vietnam, (2) Chi Anh Medical Technology Co.,Ltd., Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, (3) University of Science, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, (4) Nguyen Tat Thanh University, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, (5) Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON
SU-I-GPD-T-234Evaluation of the RBE Enhancement Owing to Gold by Calculating the DSB Rate - A Monte Carlo Study
Y CHIANG1*, C Tung2 , C Lee3 , C Chu4 , T Chao5 , (1) Chang Gung University, Guishan Dist, Taoyuan City, (2) Chang Gung University, Guishan Dist, Taoyuan City, (3) Chang Gung University, Guishan Dist., Taoyuan City, (4) Institute of Nuclear Energy Research, Longtan District, Taoyuan City, (5) Chang Gung University, Guishan Dist., Taoyuan City
SU-I-GPD-T-235Monte Carlo Modeling of the ELEKTA VersaHD with the Agility Collimator
H Parenica*, N Kirby , K Rasmussen , D Saenz , M Fakhreddine , N Papanikolaou , S Stathakis , UT Health San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
SU-I-GPD-T-237Monte Carlo Studies of Quasi-Monochromatic and Monochromatic X-Ray Sources and Heavy Element Nanovehicles for Enhancing Radiation Therapy
M Westphal*, S Nahar , A Pradhan , The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
SU-I-GPD-T-238Two Beam Modulation Approaches Comparison: A Monte Carlo Study for MLC and Clinical Compensator Used for IMRT
John Zhai1,2*, (1) Simon Cancer Center, Radiation Oncology Department, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN. (2) Tennessee Medical Physics, LLC, Nashville, TN
SU-I-GPD-T-239Validation of Scientific RT's SciMoCa Monte Carlo Dose Calculation Algorithm
Carl Stanhope1,2*, Douglas G Drake1, Markus Alber3,4 , Matthias Sohn3, Di Yan1, (1) William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA (2) Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA (3) Scientific RT GmbH, Munich, Germany (4) Heidelberg University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany
SU-I-GPD-T-240Validating Monaco Beam Models for a Versa HD Linac
J Snyder*, D Hyer , R Flynn , D Wang , University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA
SU-I-GPD-T-345Monte Carlo Study of a Novel Compensator for IMRT in Low and Middle Income Countries
D Toomeh1*, S Gadoue2 , N Fong1 , G Subrahmanyam3 , M Tamilarasan3 , K Govindarajan4 , E Ford1 , (1) University of Washington, Seattle, WA, (2) Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA, (3) Panacea Medical Technologies, Bangalore, India, (4) PSG Hospital, Coimbatore, India
SU-I-GPD-T-371Film-Based Dose Validation of Monte Carlo Algorithm for Cyberknife System with a CIRS Thorax Phantom
Y Pan*, R Yang , J Li , X Zhang , L Liu , H Zhuang , J Wang , Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing
SU-I-GPD-T-391Dosimetric Assessment of Spine SRS with the Brainlab Elements Treatment Planning System
D Saenz*, P Papanikolaou , N Kirby , S Stathakis , K Rasmussen , R Crownover , J Floyd , Ut Health San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
SU-I-GPD-T-404Is Monte Carlo Necessary for IntraCranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery?
J Rembish1*, D Saenz1 , P Mavroidis2 , R Crownover1 , P Myers3 , N Papanikolaou1 , S Stathakis1 , (1) Ut Health San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas,(2) university North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, (3) Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
SU-I-GPD-T-446Dependence of DNA Energy Deposition Enhancement On the Irradiation Geometry for a Gold Nanoparticle
K Kujanpaa1 , J Chow2*, (1) University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, (2) Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON
SU-J400-CAMPUS-F2-2Lineal Energy Distributions for Secondary Radiations From Gold Nanoparticles Irradiated by Different Energy Photon Beams
H Kim1*, W Sung1, 2 , S Ye1, 2 , (1) Program in Biomedical Radiation Sciences, Department of Transdisciplinary Studies, Graduate School of Convergence Science and Technology, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea (2) Biomedical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
TH-CD-202-10Examining the Effects Tube Current Modulation On Fetal Dose From Abdomen/Pelvis CT Scans
A Hardy1*, M Bostani1 , E Angel2 , C Cagnon1 , M McNitt-Gray1 , (1) UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, (2) Canon Medical Systems, Tustin, CA
TH-EF-KDBRA1-7Experimental Verification of 4D Monte Carlo Simulations in a Deforming Anatomy
S Gholampourkashi1*, J Cygler1,2 , B Lavigne2 , E Heath1 , (1) Carleton Univ, Ottawa, ON , (2) The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre, Ottawa, ON
TH-EF-KDBRA1-9Monte Carlo Evaluation of Dose Enhancement Due to CuATSM Uptake in Hypoxic Environments with External Radiation
S Martinez1*, D Leary2 , (1) Colorado State University, Cheyenne, Wy, (2) Colorado State Univ, Fort Collins, CO
TH-EF-KDBRA1-12Development and Validation of a Monte Carlo Model for the Varian Clinac IX Linear Accelerator in Electron Mode Using GATE
T Mutanga*, Y Wang , X Wu , M Nielsen , Mississauga Halton/Central West Regional Cancer Program, Trillium Health Pa, Mississauga,, ON
TU-C1000-GePD-F8-3SPECT Image Analysis Using Computational ROC Curve Based On Threshold Setup
M Kim*, H Shin , D Yoon , T Suh , Catholic university Medical College, Seoul, Seoul
TU-C1030-GePD-F4-5Monte Carlo Based Secondary MU Checks
S Bhagroo1*, S French2 , J Mathews3 , D Nazareth4 , (1) ,Buffalo, NY, (2) Piedmont Healthcare, Fayetteville, GA, (3) Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, New York, (4) Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
TU-J430-CAMPUS-F3-4Monte Carlo Simulation Based Dose Calculation in Magnetic Field
M Qi1*, L Zhou1 , Y Li2 , T Song1 , (1) Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, (2) SUN YAT-SEN UNIVERSITY CANCER CENTER, Guangzhou, Guangdong,
TU-K-DBRA-1Are Gold-Palladium Nanoparticles Vesicles Equivalent to Proton and 4He Ion in Cellular Dosimetry: A Monte-Carlo Study Based On Ex Vivo Imaging
Y Ma1,2*, M Laprise-Peletier2 , J Lagueux1,2 , M Cote1,2 , M Fortin2 , L Beaulieu1,2 , (1) CHU de Quebec, Quebec, QC, (2) Universite Laval, Ville De Quebec, QC
WE-AB-DBRA-12Application of Civa-Sheet On Curved Surfaces
I Veltchev*, R Price , X Chen , K Howell , J Meyer , C Ma , Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
WE-C1000-GePD-F1-1A Look at Radiation Dose Dependence On Subject Size at Locations Across and Beyond CT Scan Range
X Li*, K Yang , B Liu , Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
WE-C1030-GePD-F1-1Comparing Lung and Breast Doses of Chest CT Exams From Organ-Based Tube Current Modulation (TCM) to Conventional Attenuation-Based TCM
A Hardy1*, R Layman2 , D Cody2 , M Bostani1 , C Cagnon1 , M McNitt-Gray1 , (1) UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, (2) UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
WE-C1030-GePD-F1-5A Fast Monte Carlo Simulation Model for Wide-Beam CT Scanner
E Somasundaram1*, N Artz2 , S Brady1 , (1) Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Oh, (2) St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tn
WE-C1030-GePD-F3-1Clinical Impact of Upgrading Electron Calculation From Pencil Beam to Monte Carlo for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI)
S Zieminski*, Y Wang , Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
WE-C1030-GePD-F3-3Monte Carlo Study of Photon Minibeams
G Szalkowski*, C Wang , S Charyyev , Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
WE-C1030-GePD-F3-4RECORDS: Improved Reporting of MontE CarlO RaDiation Transport Studies
I Sechopoulos1*, D Rogers2 , M Bazalova-Carter3 , W Bolch4 , E Heath5 , M McNitt-Gray6 , J Sempau7 , J Williamson8 , (1) Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, ,(2) Carleton Univ, Ottawa, ON, (3) university of Victoria, VCH040, Victoria, BC, (4) university Florida, Gainesville, FL, (5) Carleton Univ, Ottawa, ON, (6) David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, (7) Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, ,(8) Washington University, Richmond, VA