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2020

Archived Conference Abstracts and Proceedings
  • Guo Y, Wu X, Z Wang, Pei X, Xu XG. 3D Pelvic CT-MR Deformable Registration Using Unsupervised Cycle-Consistent FCN. American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, July 12-16, 2020.
  • Peng Z, Shan H, Liu T, Pei X, Zhou J, Wang G, Xu XG. Acceleration of Monte Carlo Radiation Dose Simulations Using Deep Learning: Proof of Principles for CT and Radiotherapy Dosimetry. American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, July 12-16, 2020.
  • Meng X, Wang C, Wu X, Pei X, Xu XG. Generation of Pseudo MR From CT for Soft-Tissue Sarcoma Using SRCycle GAN. American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, July 12-16, 2020.
  • Peng Z, Chang Y, Song Y, Wu H, Wu A, Pei X, Xu XG. Validation and Clinical Application of DL-Based Automatic Target and OAR Segmentation Software, DeepViewer. American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, July 12-16, 2020.
  • Mao L, Sheng K, Cheng Q, Yang H, Wang J, Pei X, Xu XG. Comparison of Accuracy and Performance of Monte Carlo Dose Calculations Involving Magnetic Fields: ARCHER VS. TOPAS. American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, July 12-16, 2020.
  • Cheng Q, Yang H, Xu Y, Pei X, Mao L, Ren Q, Wu A, Adam D, Bednarz B, Caracappa P, Xu XG. Modeling and Testing of a Virtual Source Model for An Independent Monte Carlo Radiation Dose QA Software with the Magnetic Field Option. American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, July 12-16, 2020.

2019

Refereed journals and book chapters
  • Xu XG. Innovations in computer technologies have impacted radiation dosimetry through anatomically realistic phantoms and fast Monte-Carlo simulations. Health Phys 116(2):263-275 (2019).
  • Huo W*, Zwart T, Cooley J, Huang K, Finley C, Jee KW, Sharp G, Rosenthal S, Xu XG, Lu HM. A single detector energy-resolved proton radiography system: a proof of principle study by Monte Carlo simulations. Phys Med Biol 64(025016) (2019).
  • Kainz W, Neufeld E, Bolch WE, Graff CG, Kim CH, Kuster N, Lloyd B, Morrison T, Segars P, Yeom YS, Zankl M, Xu XG, Tsui BMW. Advances in Computational Human Phantoms and Their Applications in Biomedical Engineering—A Topical Review. IEEE Transactions on Radiation and Plasma Medical Sciences, 3(1):1-23 (2019).
  • Huo W*, Pi Y, Feng M, Qi Y, Gao Y, Caracappa P.F, Chen Z, Xu XG. VirtualDose-IR: A cloud-based software for reporting organ doses in interventional radiology. Phys Med Biol, 64(9):095012 (2019).
  • Zhou J*, Peng Z, Song Y, Pei X, Sheng L, Wu A, Zhang H, Qian L, Xu XG. The study of prostate automatic treatment planning based on DVH Prediction model of Organs At Risk. Chinese Journal of Radiation Oncology 28(7):536-542 (2019)
  • Mao L*, Liu C, Pei X, Xu GX. Impact of MRI fringe magnetic field on radiation beam characteristics of electron guns in real time MRI-guided radiotherapy. Chinese Journal of Medical Imaging Technology 35(3):433-438 (2019).
  • Mao L*, Liu H, Yang L, Pei X, Xu XG. Research progresses of MRI-guided radiotherapy equipment. Chinese Journal of Medical Imaging Technology 35(4):605-609 (2019).
  • Mao L*, Liu T, Caracappa PF, Lin H, Gao Y, Dauer LT, Xu XG. Influences of Operator Head Posture and Protective Eyewear on Eye Lens Doses in Interventional Radiology: a Monte Carlo Study. Med Phys 46(6):2744-2751 (2019).
  • Suleiman SA*, Qi Y, Chen Z, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Study Of Organ Doses And Related Risk For Cancer In Tanzania From Scattered Photons In Cervical Radiation Treatment Involving Co-60 Source. Physica Medica 62:13-19 (2019).
  • Gao Y, Mahmood U, Liu T, Gollub M, Xu XG, Dauer LT. Patient Specific Organ and Effective Dose Estimates in Adult Oncology Computed Tomography. American Journal of Roentgenology, 1-9. 10.2214/AJR.19.21197 (2019).
  • Liu H*, Li Z, Slopsema R, Hong L, Pei X, Xu XG. TOPAS Monte Carlo Simulation for Double Scattering Proton Therapy and Dosimetric Evaluation. Physica Medica 62:53-62 (2019).
  • Peng Z*, Shan H, Liu T, Pei X, Wang G, Xu XG. MCDNet – a denoising convolutional neural network to accelerate Monte Carlo radiation transport simulations: A proof of principle with patient dose from X-ray CT Imaging. IEEE Access V7: 76680 – 76689 (2019).
  • Peng Z*, Fang X, Yan P, Sahn H, Liu T, Pei X, Wang G, Liu B, Kalra M, Xu XG. A Method of Rapid Quantification of Patient-Specific Organ Dose for CT Using Coupled Deep Multi-Organ Segmentation Algorithms and GPU-accelerated Monte Carlo Dose Computing Code. arXiv:1908.00360v2 (2019).
Archived Conference Abstracts and Proceedings
  • Liu T, Xu XG. Performance Study of Atomic Tally Methods For GPU-Accelerated Monte Carlo Dose Calculation. ANS Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, June 10, 2019.
  • Qi Y, Pei X, X Xu. Monte Carlo simulation of microdosimetry and DNA damage based on Geant4 and MCDS toolkit; 58th Annual Conference of The Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group, Manchester,UK; June 10-15, 2019
  • Peng Z, Fang X, Shan H, Liu T, Pei X, Yan P, Wang G, Liu B, Kalra M, Xu XG. Multi-Organ Segmentation of CT Images Using Deep-Learning for Instant and Patient-Specific Dose Reporting. The 61st Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), San Antonio, TX, July 14 – 18, 2019.
  • Liu H, Hong L, Li Z, Slopsema R, Pei X, Xu XG. Development and Validation of Monte Carlo-Based Facility-Specific Proton Pencil Beam Scanning Model for Patient Specific Quality Assurance. The 61st Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), San Antonio, TX, July 14 – 18, 2019.
  • Guo Y, Mao L, Li Y, Zhang G, Gao Y, Dauer L, Caracappa P, Balter S, Pei X,Chen Z, Xu XG. Interventional Radiology Radiation Safety Training Using Virtual Reality. The 61st Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), San Antonio, TX, July 14 – 18, 2019.
  • Huo W, Zwart T, Cooley J, Jee K, Sharp G, Rosenthal S, Xu XG, Lu H. A Monte-Carlo Study of Proton Radiography of Lung Tumor in Motion. The 61st Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), San Antonio, TX, July 14 – 18, 2019.
  • Ren Q, Pan Y, Xu Y, Fang J, Pei X, Xu XG. Development of GPU-Based Collapsed Cone Dose Calculation in a New TPS, DeepPlan. The 61st Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), San Antonio, TX, July 14 – 18, 2019.
  • Zhang Q, Li X, Wu H, Peng Z, Song Y, Chang Y, Xu XG, Pei X. Development of DL-Based Automatic Multi-Organ Segmentation Feature in a New TPS, DeepPlan. The 61st Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), San Antonio, TX, July 14 – 18, 2019.
  • Adam D, Liu T, Caracappa P, Xu XG, Bednarz B. Implementation and Benchmarking of Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT) Modeling in the GPU-Based High-Performance Monte Carlo Code ARCHER. The 61st Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), San Antonio, TX, July 14 – 18, 2019.
  • Gao Y, Mahmood U, Xu XG, Dauer L. Preventing Patient Skin Erythema in CT Fluoroscopy-Guided Biopsies. The 61st Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), San Antonio, TX, July 14 – 18, 2019.
  • Peng Z, Fang X, Shan H, Yan P, Wang G, Liu B, Kalra M, Xu XG. Organ segmentation using machine learning and phantoms atlas for patient-specific CT organ dosimetry. The 7th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms, Munich, Germany, July 22-24, 2019.
  • Fang S, Pi Y, Liu T, Chen Z , Xu XG. CT organ dose intercomparison between ICRP and USTC phantoms. The 7th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms, Munich, Germany, July 22-24, 2019.
  • Suleiman AS, Qi Y, Chen Z, Xu XG. Use of mesh-based phantom for organ dose and cancer risks estimations for radiation therapy of unilateral retinoblastoma involving Co-60 unit. The 7th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms, Munich, Germany, July 22-24, 2019.
  • Yan Z, Liu H, Xu XG, Chen Z. Shielding verification and optimization for proton therapy based on Monte Carlo simulation. The 7th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms, Munich, Germany, July 22-24, 2019.
  • Guo Y, Mao L, Li Y, Zhang G, Gao Y, Dauer L, Pei X, Chen Z, Xu XG. Using phantoms and HoloLens for virtual reality based operator radiation safety training in interventional radiology. The 7th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms, Munich, Germany, July 22-24, 2019.
  • Wu X, Shen Z, Cao F, Meng X, Dong J, Mao L, Pei X, Xu XG. Synthetic CT generation method of pelvis based on CycleGAN; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Meng X, Wang C, Shen Z, Wu X, Dong J, Pei X, Xu XG. Synthetic MRI generation method of lower extremity osteosarcoma based on CycleGAN; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Cheng B, Ren Q, Pan M, Yan Y, Fang S, Zhou J, Wang Z, Wu A, Pei X, Xu XG. A fast direct aperture optimization method based on conjugate gradient in radiation therapy; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Guo Y, Peng Z, Wu X, Pei X, Xu XG. Medical image rigid registration based on CycleGAN; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Li Y, Wu Y, Pei X, Ge N, Wu A, Cao R, Xu XG. Automatic delineation of esophageal cancer in males based on deep learning; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Tao Y, Zhang Z, Liu H, Pei X, Xu XG. Clinical proton beam LET Monte Carlo calculation based on TOPAS; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Zhang Z, Liu H, Huo W, Tao Y, Pei X, Xu XG. Monte Carlo verification of pencial beam calculation model in proton radiotherapy; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Song Y, Wu Y, Zhou J, Wu A, Pei X, Qian L, Xu XG. Research on automatic delineation method of heart based on 2D/3D U-net; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Xu Y, Cheng Q, Yang H, Liu T, Pei X, Xu XG. Development of dose verification software for radiotherapy based on rapid Monte Carlo method; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Chang Y, Yu Y, Zhou J, Wu A, Wu H, Pei X, Xu XG. A method for CT automatic classification of body parts based on deep learning; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Zhou J, Peng Z, Pei X, Song Y, Wu A, Zhang H, Qian L, Xu XG. 3D dose distribution prediction of IMRT for rectal cancer based on deep learning; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019.
  • Wang Z, Chang Y, Xu XG, Pei X. Application and evaluation of DeepViewer, an automatic delineation system for endangered organs based on deep learning; 2019 Chinese Annual Meeting of Radiation Oncology Physics; Yellow River Yingbinguan Hotel, Zhengzhou, China; August 15-17, 2019
  • Zieb K, Xu XG. Geometry and Performance Improvement of P++ Single Event Proton Scattering Algorithms on GPUs. Proceedings of ANS M&C 2019, Portland, OR, August 25-29, 2019.

2018

Refereed journals and book chapters
  • Pi Y*, Liu T, Xu XG. Development of a set of mesh-based and age-dependent Chinese phantoms and application for CT dose calculations. Radiat Prot Dosimetry, 179(4):370-382 (2018).
  • Pi Y*, Wu Q, Pei X, Xu XG. Rigid registration of multimodal medical images based on mask optimization. Chinese Journal of Medical Physics, 35:9(1022-1029) (2018).
  • Pan LJ*, Yu GB, Chen Z, Sheng LS, Xu XG. A modified sampling preparation method for rapid determination of Pb-210 radioactivity in plants in China using crown ether and liquid scintillation counting of beta particles. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry, 317(1): 565-570 (2018).
  • Zhang L*, Wang Z, Shi C, Long T, Xu XG. The impact of robustness of deformable image registration oncontour propagation and dose accumulation for head andneck adaptive radiotherapy, Appl Clin Med Phys 19(4):185–194 (2018).
  • Lin H*, Liu T, Shi C, Petillion S, Kindts I, Weltens C, Depuydt T, Song Y, Saleh Z, Xu XG, Tang X. Feasibility study of individualized optimal positioning selection for left-sided whole breast radiotherapy: DIBH or prone. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 19(2):218-229 (2018).
  • Zieb K*, Hughes HG, Jamesb MR, Xu XG. Review of Heavy Charged Particle Transport in MCNP6.2. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A, 886(77-87) (2018).
  • Liu H*, Yang L, Pei X, Chen Z. Xu XG. Monte Carlo modeling of effects of several different degrader materials on 200 MeV proton therapy characteristic. Nuclear Physics Review (Chinese), 35(1):78-84 (2018).
  • Gao Y, Quinn B, Pandit-Taskar N, Behr G, Mahmood U, Long D, Xu XG, St. Germain J, Dauer LT. Patient-specific organ and effective dose estimates in pediatric oncology computed tomography. Physica Medica 45:146–155 (2018).
  • Ding GX, Alaei P, Curran B, Flynn R, Gossman M, Mackie TR, Miften M, Morin R, Xu XG, Zhu TC. AAPM Therapy Physics Committee Task Group 180: Image guidance doses delivered during radiotherapy: Quantification, management, and reduction. Med Phys. 45(5):e84-e99 (2018).
Archived Conference Abstracts and Proceedings
  • Mao L, Liu T, Gao Y, Dauer LT, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Occupational Radiation Protection of Radiologists and Technicians Performing Fluoroscopically Guided Interventional Procedures –An Investigation of Posture and Movement Effects. Health Physics Soceity (HPS) Annual Meeting, Cleveland, Ohio, 15-19 July 2018.
  • Niskanen HK, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Evaluation of Dose Indices for Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) for Estimation of Patient Organ Doses. Health Physics Soceity (HPS) Annual Meeting, Cleveland, Ohio, 15-19 July 2018.
  • Adam D, Lin H, Liu T, Caracappa P, Xu XG, Bednarz B. Implementation of Heterogeneous Computing Methods and Development of an EGSnrc-Based External Beam Dose Engine for Validating a GPU-Based Monte Carlo Code, ARCHER. MEDICAL PHYSICS (Vol. 45, No. 6, pp. E444-E445). 111 RIVER ST, HOBOKEN 07030-5774, NJ USA: WILEY.
  • Liu T, Wolfe N, Lin Hui, Carothers CD, XU XG. Performance study of atomic tally methods for gpu-accelerated Monte Carlo dose calculation. ANS RPSD 2018–20th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection & Shielding Division of ANS Santa Fe, NM, August 26–31, 2018, American Nuclear Society, LaGrange Park, IL (2018)
  • Xu XG, Liu T. Real-time Monte Carlo simulation methods: concept and feasibility. ANS RPSD 2018–20th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection & Shielding Division of ANS Santa Fe, NM, August 26–31, 2018, American Nuclear Society, LaGrange Park, IL (2018)

2017

Refereed journals and book chapters
  • Liu T*, Wolfe N, Carothers CD, Ji, W, Xu XG. Optimizing the Monte Carlo Neutron Cross-Section Construction Code XSBench for MIC and GPU Platforms. Nuclear Science and Engineering 185(1):232-242 (2017).
  • Lin H*, Liu T, Su L, Bednarz BP, Caracappa PF, and Xu XG. Modeling of Radiotherapy Linac Source Terms Using ARCHER Monte Carlo Code: Performance Comparison for GPU and MIC Parallel Computing Devices, EDP Sciences 153:04010 (2017).
  • Liang B*, Gao Y, Chen Z, Xu XG. Evaluation of Effective Dose from CT Scans for Overweight and Obese Adult Patients Using the VirtualDose Software. Radiat Prot Dosimetry 174(2):216-225 (2017).
  • Ali Khawaja RD, Singh S, Padole A, Otrakji A, Lira D, Zhang D, Liu B, Primak A, Xu XG, Kalra MK. Point Organ Radiation Dose in Abdominal CT: Effect of Patient Off-Centering in an Experimental Human Cadaver Study. Radiat Prot Dosimetry 175(4):440-449 (2017).
  • Gao Y, Quinn B, Mahmood U, Long D, Erdi Y, St Germain J, Pandit-Taskar N, Xu XG, Bolch WE, Dauer LT. A comparison of pediatric and adult CT organ dose estimation methods. BMC Medical Imaging 17(1):28(2017).
  • Yang K, Li X, Xu XG, Liu B. Direct and fast measurement of CT beam filter profiles with simultaneous geometrical calibration. Med Phys 44(1):57-70 (2017)
  • Suleiman AS*, Qi Y, Pi Y, Xu XG. Monte Carlo simulation of out-of-field organ doses and cancer risk in tanzania for radiation therapy of unilateral retinoblastoma using a Co-60 unit. Radiat Prot Dosimetry, https://doi.org/10.1093/rpd/ncx269. (2017).
  • Kry SF, Bednarz B, Howell RM, Dauer L, Followill D, Klein E, Paganetti H, Wang B, Wuu CS, and Xu XG. AAPM TG 158: measurement and calculation of doses outside the treated volume from external-beam radiation therapy, Med Physics 44(10):e391-e429 (2017).
  • Qi Y*, He L, Wang Z, Liu Y, Liu H., Huo W. Xu XG, Chen Z. Evaluation of secondary dose and cancer risk for out-of-field organ in esophageal cancer IMRT in a Chinese hospital using atom phantom measurements. Radiat Prot Dosimetry, 1-8. doi: 10.1093/rpd/ncx057 (2017).
  • Zheng F*, Chen Z, Xu XG. Influence of Inclined Angle Embedded Pipe in Shielding Wall on Radiation Protection Performance for Electron Irradiation Accelerator. Radiation Protection, 37(1):27-33 (2017).
  • Yang L*, Liu H,Chen Z,Pei X,Xu XG. Analysis of proton dose in magnetic field using TOPAS. Chinese Journal of Medical Physics, 34(3):217-224 (2017).
  • Liang B*, Chen Z, Xu XG. Size-specific organ dose estimation of body CT examination in pediatric patients. Chinese Journal of Medical Physics, 34(6):550-554 (2017).
  • Feng M*,Huo W,Pi Y,Xiong Z,Gao Y,Chen Z,Xu XG. Development of the software package VirtualDose-IR for evaluating radiation doses to patients during interventional procedure. Chinese J Radiol Med Prot, 37(1):56-61 (2017).
  • Jiang S*,Chen Z,Xu XG. Activation calculation and analysis for CFETR blanket. Nuclear Fusion and Plasma Physics, 37(1):94-98 (2017).
Archived Conference Abstracts and Proceedings
  • Lin H, Liu T, Shi C, Tang X, Pei X, and Xu XG. Automatic Lung Cancer Detection from CT Using A GPU-accelerated Deep Convolutional Neural Networks, Young Investigator symposium of RAMPS, New York, NY, USA, (2017).
  • Hou L, Wang Z, Chen Z, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Simulation of the Absorbed Doses of Major Organs in Different Degrees of Bladder Filling on Brachytherapy for Cervical Cancer. The 13th National Monte Carlo Method and Application Academic Symposium, Hefei, China, April 26-28, 2017.
  • Liu Y, Wu A, Chen Z, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Simulation of Whole Body Dose Distribution in Patients with X (γ) Ray Total Body Irradiation. The 13th National Monte Carlo Method and Application Academic Symposium, Hefei, China, April 26-28, 2017.
  • Li S, Pi Y, Huo W, Wang Z, Chen Z, Xu XG. Study of High- and Low- Energy Combination in DXA. The 13th National Monte Carlo Method and Application Academic Symposium, Hefei, China, April 26-28, 2017.
  • Lu Yang, Tianyu Liu, Hui Lin, Hongdong Liu, Zhi Wang, Xi Pei, Zhi Chen, Xie George Xu. The dosimetric impact of MRI magnetic field on external-beam therapy using GPU-based rapid Monte Carlo code ARCHER[C].5th MR in RT Symposium, Sydney, Australia, June 20-23,2017.
  • Mao L, Liu T, Gao Y, Dauer LT, Caracappa P, Xu XG. A Study of Eye Lens Dose of Interventional Radiologist Wearing Protective Eye Glasses Using Fast Monte Carlo Simulation Code – ARCHER. Health Physics Soceity (HPS) Annual Meeting, 9-13 July 2017, Raleigh, NC, USA. (Oral presentation)
  • Gao Y, Caracappa PF, Crossin J, Xu XG. VirtualDose-IR: A New Software Focused on Organ Dose and Effective Dose Estimation for Patients Undergoing Interventional Radiology Procedures. Health Physics Soceity (HPS) Annual Meeting, 9-13 July 2017, Raleigh, NC, USA. (Oral presentation).
  • Gao Y, Quinn B, Xu XG, Dauer LT. Computed Tomography Scan Organ Dose and Effective Dose Estimation for Pediatric Patients of Various Ages. Health Physics Soceity (HPS) Annual Meeting, 9-13 July 2017, Raleigh, NC, USA. (Oral presentation).
  • Liu T, Lin H, Yang L, Liu H, Wang Z, Pei X, Chen Z, Xu XG. Fast dose calculation for magnetic-resonance imaging-guided radiation therapy (MRIgRT) using GPU-based Monte Carlo code ARCHER. The 59th Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Colorado Convention Center, USA, July 30 - Aug 3,2017. (Oral presentation).
  • H Lin, T Liu, L Su, C Shi, X Tang, D Adam, B Bednarz, X Xu. Monte Carlo Modeling and Simulation of the Varian TrueBeam LINAC Using Heterogeneous Computing. The 59th Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Colorado Convention Center, USA, July 30 - Aug 3,2017 (SNAP Oral presentation).
  • H Lin, T Liu, C Shi, X Tang, X Pei, X Xu. Automatic Lung Cancer Detection From CT Using a GPU-Accelerated Deep Convolutional Neural Networks. The 59th Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Colorado Convention Center, USA, July 30 - Aug 3,2017. (E-Poster)
  • L Mao, T Liu, H Lin, P Caracappa, Y Gao, L Dauer, X Xu. A study of dose to the eye lens of interventional radiologist using MCNP code and multi resolution phantom coupled with eyeglasses model. The 59th Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine(AAPM), Colorado Convention Center, USA, July 30 - Aug 3,2017. (E-Poster).
  • Wanli Huo, Townsend Zwart, James Cooley, Mark Jones, Caitlin Finley, Ken Jee, Greg Sharp, Stanley Rosenthal, George Xu, Hsiao-Ming Lu. Experimental validation of the Monte Carlo model of HYPERSCAN™ pencil beam scanning system for proton beam imaging and radiation treatment. The 59th Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Colorado Convention Center, USA, July 30 - Aug 3,2017. (E-Poster).
  • Li Mao, Tianyu Liu, Hui Lin, Peter F. Caracappa, Yiming Gao, Lawrence T. Dauer, and X. George Xu. Radiologist Phantom With A High-Resolution Eye Model for Interventional Radiology Simulation. 6th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms, Loews Hotel, Annapolis, MD, USA, August 28-30, 2017. (Oral presentation)
  • T. Liu, H. Lin, B. Bednarz, C. Shi, X. Tang, and X. G. Xu. Fast Monte Carlo source modeling and dose calculation for magnetic-resonance imaging-guided radiation therapy (MRIgRT). 6th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms, Loews Hotel, Annapolis, MD, USA, August 28-30, 2017. (Oral presentation)
  • Wanli Huo, Townsend Zwart, James Cooley, Mark Jones, Caitlin Finley, Ken Jee, Greg Sharp, Stanley Rosenthal, George Xu, Hsiao-Ming Lu. A Monte Carlo study of proton beam imaging for lung tumor using patient-specific 4DCT data. 6th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms, Loews Hotel, Annapolis, MD, USA, August 28-30, 2017. (Oral presentation).
  • Xu, XG. A Review of Computational Human Phantoms for Radiation Dosimetry. 6th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms, Loews Hotel, Annapolis, MD, USA, August 28-30, 2017. (Oral presentation) .
  • Shi Li, Yifei Pi, Wanli Huo, Zhi Wang, Xi Pei, X. George Xu and Zhi Chen. The optimization of high and low energy tube voltage combinations in dual energy X-ray absorptiometry. Chinese Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting, Chongqing, October 26-28, 2017.
  • Lu Yang, Tianyu Liu, Hui Lin, Hongdong Liu, Zhi Chen, Xi Pei and X. George Xu. Fast Monte Carlo simulations and dose calculations in MRI-guided radiotherapy. Chinese Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting, Chongqing, October 26-28, 2017.
  • Yuanyuan Liu, Aidong Wu, Hongdong Liu, Yaping Qi, Zhi Chen and X. George Xu. Monte Carlo simulation of X(γ) ray whole-body irradiation dose distribution in patient body. Chinese Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting, Chongqing, October 26-28, 2017.
  • Yi Guo, Xi Pei, Hongdong Liu and X. George Xu. The Monte Carlo based scanning spot position adaptive optimization in intensity modulated proton therapy. Chinese Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting, Chongqing, October 26-28, 2017.
  • Lian Zhang, Yifei Pi, Hongdong Liu, Yi Guo, Zhi Wang, X. George Xu. Scanning beam optimization for proton intensity modulated therapy using self-adaptive genetic algorithm. Chinese Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting, Chongqing, October 26-28, 2017.
  • K. Zieb, H. G. Hughes, X. G. Xu. Verification of a Correlated Energy Straggling, Angular Scattering Model for Heavy Charged Particles in MCNP6.2. Proceedings of AccApp 2017 – 13th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Applications of Accelerators, Quebec City, Canada , 2017.

2016

Refereed journals and book chapters
  • Jiang S, Chen Z, Xu XG (2016) Activation Calculation and Analysis for CFETR Blanket. Int J Magn Nucl Sci. 2(1), 6-10.
  • Geng C; Moteabbed M; Seco J; Gao Y; Xu XG; Ramos-Mendez Jose; Faddegon B; Paganetti H. Dose assessment for the fetus considering scattered and secondary radiation from photon and proton therapy when treating a brain tumor of the mother. Phys Med Biol. 61(2):683-95 (2016).
  • Jiang S*, Chen Z, Xu XG. Activation Calculation and Analysis for CFETR Blanket. Int J Magn Nucl Sci, 2(1): 6-10(2016).
  • Padole A, Khawaja R D A, Otrakji A, Zhang, D, Liu, B, Xu XG. Comparison of Measured and Estimated CT Organ Doses for Modulated and Fixed Tube Current: A Human Cadaver Study. Academic Radiology, 23(5): 634-642(2016).
  • Liu D, Khong PL, Gao Y, Mahmood U, Quinn B, Germain JS, Xu XG, Dauer LT. Radiation Dosimetry of Whole-Body Dual-Tracer 18F-FDG and 11C-Acetate PET/CT for Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Journal of Nuclear Medicine, 57(6) : 907-912(2016).
  • Getzin M, Liu T, Yang Q, Chen M, Cong W, Xu XG, Wang G. Enhancing spatial resolution for spectral μCT with aperture encoding[C]//SPIE Optical Engineering+ Applications. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 99670W-99670W-11(2016).
  • Wang Z*, Zhang L, Shi C, Xu XG, Chen Z, Long T, Luo W, Tang H, Wang F. Dosimetric comparison of different treatment plans in adaptive radiotherapy for head and neck cancer. Chinese Journal of Medical Physics, 33(10): 982-986 (2016).
  • Tan H*, Yu G, Gu X, Shi X, Zhu X, Chen Z, Xu XG. Study and Test of the Aerosol Filtration Efficiency of the Aerosol Filter in Radiation Monitoring. Nuclear Electronics & Detection Technology, 36(5): 545-548(2016).
  • Wang L*, Liu H, Chen Z, Xu XG. Virtual-reality simulation of operations and radiation dose for nuclear power plant. Computer Engineering and Applications, 52(20): 263-270 (2016).
  • Shi X*, Yu G, Gu X, Zhang Y, Zhao J, Chen Z, Xu XG. Test and comparison of aerosol sample preparation methods in radiation monitoring. Nuclear Techniques, 39(3): 030402 (2016).
  • Wang Y*, Huo W, Xiong Z, Gao Y, Xu XG, Chen Z. Monte Carlo-based comparison of radiation protection efficiency of lead glasses vs. lead mask for eye lens of doctor in different standing postures during transcathether arterial chemoembolization. Chinese Journal of Medical Physics, 33(6): 553-558(2016).
  • Zhu X, Yu G, Wen D, Xu XG, Chen Z. A fast Determination Method of Polonium - 210 in Atmospheric Aerosol with Microwave Digestion. Nuclear Electronics & Detection Technology 36(2): 201-204(2016).
  • Zhu X*, Huo W, Liang B, Chen Z, Xu XG. The influence of various factors on patients'effective dose in abdominal CT scan. Chinese Journal of Medical Physics 33(3): 252-257(2016).
Archived Conference Abstracts and Proceedings
  • Liu T, Lin H, Su L, Shi C, Tang X, Bednarz B, Xu XG. Modeling of radiotherapy Linac source terms using ARCHER Monte Carlo code: performance comparison of GPU and MIC computing accelerators. American Association of Medical Physicists (AAPM) Annual Meeting, July 31-August 4 (2016). (Oral presentation)
  • Liu T, Lin H, Gao Y, Caracappa P, Wang G, Cong W, Xu XG. Radiation dose simulation for a newly proposed dynamic bowtie filters for CT using fast Monte Carlo methods. American Association of Medical Physicists (AAPM) Annual Meeting, July 31-August 4 (2016). (Oral presentation)
  • Lin H, Liu T, Shi C, Petillion S, Kindts I, Tang X, Xu XG. Model based classification for optimal position selection for left-sided breast radiotherapy: free breathing, DIBH, or prone. American Association of Medical Physicists (AAPM) Annual Meeting, July 31-August 4 (2016). (Oral presentation)
  • Xu XG, Lin H, Gao Y, Caracappa P, Wang Y, Huo W, Pi Y, Feng M, Chen Z, Dauer L, Thornton R, Dauer Z, Alvarado K, St. Germain J, Solomon S. Monte Carlo Assessment of Dose to the Lens of the Eye of Radiologist Using Realistic Phantoms and Eyeglass Models. American Association of Medical Physicists (AAPM) Annual Meeting, July 31-August 4 (2016). (Oral presentation)
  • Zhang L, Wang Z, Shi C, Pi Y, Long T, Luo W, Wang F, Chen Z, Xu XG. Validation of Deformable Image Registration Algorithms for Head and Neck Adaptive Radiotherapy in Routine Clinical Setting. American Association of Medical Physicists (AAPM) Annual Meeting, July 31-August 4 (2016).(Oral presentation).
  • X. George Xu, Tianyu Liu and Lin Su. The GPU based fast Monte Carlo method and its application on radiotherapy dose calculation. Chinese Radiation Oncology 2016 Annual Meeting, Harbin, September 9-11, 2016.
  • Lian Zhang, Zhi Wang, Chengyu Shi, Tengfei Long, Hong Tang, Fan Wang, Zhi Chen and X. George Xu. The research of necessity for applying deformable registration on head and neck tumor imaging-guided adaptive radiotherapy quality assurance. Chinese Radiation Oncology 2016 Annual Meeting, Harbin, September 9-11, 2016.
  • Wanli Huo, Zhuang Xiong, Yao Wang, Yifei Pi, Zhi Chen and X. George Xu. Radiation protection efficiency of lead glasses for interventional radiology staff: a Monte Carlo study. Chinese Radiation Oncology 2016 Annual Meeting, Harbin, September 9-11, 2016.
  • Mang Feng, Wanli Huo, Yifei Pi, Yiming Gao, Zhi Chen and X. George Xu. The Assessment of Organ Doses of Obese Patients in Interventional Radiology Based on VirtualDose-IR Software. Chinese Radiation Oncology 2016 Annual Meeting, Harbin, September 9-11, 2016.
  • Lijuan He, Yifei Pi, Zhi Chen and X. George Xu. The preliminary study of PET/CT nuclear medicine imaging radiation dosimetry based on Monte Carlo simulation. Chinese Radiation Oncology 2016 Annual Meeting, Harbin, September 9-11, 2016.
  • Yaping Qi, Lijuan He, Zhi Wang, Wanli Huo, Hongdong Liu, Yuanyuan Liu, X. George Xu and Zhi Chen. The application of ATOM phantom on dose of organ at risk evaluation. Chinese Radiation Oncology 2016 Annual Meeting, Harbin, September 9-11, 2016.
  • Hongdong Liu, Lian Zhang, Zhi Chen, X. George Xu, Yanyan Fu, Xinguo Liu and Qiang Li. The Lanzhou heavy-ion radiotherapy passive scattering treatment head simulated in TOPAS software. Chinese Radiation Oncology 2016 Annual Meeting, Harbin, September 9-11, 2016.
  • Hongdong Liu, Jinxing Zheng, Zhi Chen and X. George Xu. Using Monte Carlo method to study the characteristics of two proton degraders with different materials. Chinese Radiation Oncology 2016 Annual Meeting, Harbin, September 9-11, 2016.
  • Lin H, Liu T, Su L, Bednarz B, Caracappa P, Xu XG. Modeling of radiotherapy Linac source terms using ARCHER Monte Carlo code: performance comparison for GPU and MIC parallel computing devices, 13th International Conference on Radiation Shielding & 19th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division (ICRS-13 & RPSD 2016), Paris, France October 3-6, 2016.
  • Huo W,Feng M,Pi Y,Chen Z,Gao Y,Xu XG. Monte Carlo Calculations For Reporting Patient Organ Doses from Interventional Radiology. 13th International Conference on Radiation Shielding & 19th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection & Shielding Division of the ANS (ICRS13-RPSD2016), Paris, France, October 3-6, 2016
  • Liu H,Zhang L,Chen Z,Xu XG. A Preliminary Study of Monte Carlo Simulation for Treatment Head of a Carbon-ion radiotherapy Facility Using TOPAS. 13th International Conference on Radiation Shielding & 19th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection & Shielding Division of the ANS (ICRS13-RPSD2016), Paris, France,October 3-6, 2016
  • Pan L,Yu G,Wen D,Chen Z,Sheng L,Xu XG. A Rapid Method for Measuring Strontium-90 Activity in Crops in China. 13th International Conference on Radiation Shielding & 19th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection & Shielding Division of the ANS (ICRS13-RPSD2016), Paris, France, October 3-6, 2016
  • Pi Y,Zhang L,Huo W,Feng M,Chen Z,Xu XG. Development and application of aset of mesh-based and age-dependent Chinese family phantoms for radiation protection dosimetry: Preliminary Data for external photon beams. 13th International Conference on Radiation Shielding & 19th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection & Shielding Division of the ANS (ICRS13-RPSD2016), Paris, France, October 3-6, 2016.
  • T. Liu, N. Wolfe, H. Lin, K. Zieb, W. Ji, P. Caracappa, C. D. Carothers, and X. G. Xu, “Performance study of Monte Carlo codes on Xeon Phi coprocessors — testing MCNP 6.1 and profiling ARCHER geometry module on the FS7ONNi problem,” in 13th International Conference on Radiation Shielding & 19th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division (ICRS-13 & RPSD 2016), France, Paris, 2016.
  • Xu XG. The 60-year Development of Human Phantoms for Monte Carlo Calculations and Applications in Radiation Protection Dosimetry. (Invited). China Radiation Protection 2016 Annual Conference, Shenzhen, China, Oct 24-28, 2016.
  • Chen Z, Yu G, Li Y, Xu XG. X. Research Progress on Key Issues of Radiation Protection for Industrial Electron Irradiation Accelerator (Invited). China Radiation Protection 2016 Annual Conference, Shenzhen, China, Oct 24-28, 2016.
  • Huo W, Pi Y, Feng M, Gao Y, Chen Z, Xu XG. Development and Application of USTC Phantoms for Radiation Dose Calculations Involving Interventional Radiology. China Radiation Protection 2016 Annual Conference, Shenzhen, China, Oct 24-28, 2016.
  • Liao Y, Li J, Chen Z, Xu XG. Fast Design and Evaluation of One-dimensional Photonic Shielding Design. China Radiation Protection 2016 Annual Conference, Shenzhen, Cniha, Oct 24-28, 2016.
  • Qi Y, He L, Wang Z, Huo W, Liu H, Liu Y, Xu XG, Chen Z. Assessment of Non-target Organ Dose in Esophageal Cancer IMRT. China Radiation Protection 2016 Annual Conference, Shenzhen, China, Oct 24-28, 2016.
  • Zheng F, Chen Z, Xu XG. Influence of Inclined Angle Embedded Pipe in Shielding Wall on Radiation Protection Performance for Electron Irradiation Accelerator. China Radiation Protection 2016 Annual Conference, Shenzhen, China, Oct 24-28, 2016.

2015

Refereed journals and book chapters
  • Lian BH*, Liu HK, Chen Z, Xu XG. VirtualDose-based modeling of radiation dose to the eye lenses from different CT scan protocols. Journal of Chinese Medical Physics, 32(2), (2015).
  • Shang LQ, Shen LS, Shi ZQ, Xu XG, Lian BH. The use of 64-row CT in diagnosing kidney transparent cells. Chinese Journal of General Practice, 13(5) (2015)
  • Lei JY*, Chen Z, Li JX, Yu G, Gu X, Xu XG. Analysis of surrounding radiation field surrounding the migration piping of a 3-MeV electron irradiation accelerator. Nuclear Technology, 38(2):20201(2015).
  • Huo WL*, Wu AD, Chen Z, Xu X. Monte Carlo study of organ doses from APBI therapy procedure. Journal of Chinese Medical Physics, 02 (2015).
  • Ding* A, Gao* Y, Liu* H , Caracappa PF, Long DJ, Bolch WE, Liu Bob, Xu XG. VirtualDose: A New CT Dose Reporting Software for Adult and Pediatric Patients. Phys. Med. Biol. 60(14):5601-5625 (2015).
  • Huda A, Garzon WJ, Filho GCL, Kramer R, Gao Y, Xu XG, and Khoury HJ. A Case for Improved Fetal Radiation Absorbed Dose Estimate for Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) Procedures Using TLD Measurements and Monte Carlo Simulations. Radiat Prot Dosi. 168(3) 401–407 (2015).
  • Li X, Shi JQ, Zhang D, Singh S, Padole A, Otrakji A, Kalra MK, Xu XG, Liu B. A new technique to characterize CT scanner bow-tie filter attenuation and applications in human cadaver dosimetry simulations. Med Phys 42(11): 6274-82 (2015).
  • Xu XG, Liu T, Su L, Du X, Riblett MJ, Ji W, Gu D, Carothers CD, Shephard MS, Brown FB, Kalra MK, Liu B. ARCHER, a New Monte Carlo Software Tool for Emerging Heterogeneous Computing Environments. Annals of Nuclear Energy 82:2–9 (2015).
Archived Conference Abstracts and Proceedings
  • Liu T, Wolfe N, Carothers CD, Xu XG. Development of A Medical Physics Monte Carlo Radiation Transport Code ARCHER. GPU Technology Conference March 17 – 20, 2015.
  • Wolfe N, Carothers CD, Liu T, Xu XG. Concurrent CPU, GPU and MIC Execution Algorithms for ARCHER Monte Carlo Code Involving Photon and Neutron Radiation Transport Problems, Joint International Conference on Mathematics and Computation (M&C), Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications (SNA) and the Monte Carlo (MC) Method, Nashville, Tennessee, April 19-23, 2015.
  • Xu XG, Liu T, Wolfe N, Carothers CD, Ji W. Status of ARCHER—A Monte Carlo Code for the High-Performance Heterogeneous Platforms Involving GPU and MIC, Joint International Conference on Mathematics and Computation (M&C), Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications (SNA) and the Monte Carlo (MC) Method, Nashville, Tennessee, April 19-23, 2015.
  • Liu T, Wolfe N, Carothers CD, Xu XG. Optimizing the Monte Carlo Neutron Cross-section Construction Code, XSBench, to MIC and GPU Platforms, Joint International Conference on Mathematics and Computation (M&C), Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications (SNA) and the Monte Carlo (MC) Method, Nashville, Tennessee, April 19-23, 2015.
  • Zieb K, Lin H, Ji W, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Performance Testing of MCNP6 Unstructured Mesh Geometry for Radiation Dose Calculations Involving Space Environment. Joint International Conference on Mathematics and Computation (M&C), Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications (SNA) and the Monte Carlo (MC) Method, Nashville, Tennessee, April 19-23, 2015.
  • Lin H, Zieb K, Gao Y, Ji W, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Development of a Whole-body Tetrahedral Mesh Human Phantom for Radiation Dose Calculations Using New MCNP 6.1 Geometrical Features. Joint International Conference on Mathematics and Computation (M&C), Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications (SNA) and the Monte Carlo (MC) Method, Nashville, Tennessee, April 19-23, 2015.
  • Liu H, Chen Z, Xu XG. Monte Carlo calculations of secondary neutron doses in adult male patients during carbon ion radiotherapy. Joint International Conference on Mathematics and Computation (M&C), Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications (SNA) and the Monte Carlo (MC) Method, Nashville, Tennessee, April 19-23, 2015.
  • Lei J, Chen Z, Xu XG. The radiation protection research progress for the industrial electron irradiation accelerator. Joint International Conference on Mathematics and Computation (M&C), Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications (SNA) and the Monte Carlo (MC) Method, Nashville, Tennessee, April 19-23, 2015.
  • Liu T, Su L, Du X, Lin H, Zieb K, Ji W, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Parallel Monte Carlo Methods for Heterogeneous Hardware Computer Systems Using GPUs and Coprocessors: Recent Development of ARCHER Code. Special session on “Best of RPSD 2014”, 2015 ANS Annual Meeting in San Antonio, TX, USA, June 7-11, 2015.
  • de Wet W, Townsend LW, Xu XG, Smith WJ. The Standalone Package for Enhanced Estimation of Dose Distribution. Special session on “Best of RPSD 2014”, 2015 ANS Annual Meeting in San Antonio, TX, USA, June 7-11, 2015. “RPSD Best Paper Award”
  • Gao Y, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. VirtualDose — An Advanced Software For Calculating Organ Doses To Patients Undergoing CT Examinations. Computer Assisted radiology and Surgery (CARS) 2015. Barcelona, Spain, June 24-27, 2015.
  • Liu T, Lin H, Caracappa PF, Xu XG, Development of GPU/MIC-based Monte Carlo code, ARCHER, for Targeted Radionuclide Therapy, American Association of Medical Physicists (AAPM) Annual Meeting, July 12-16, 2015.
  • Gao Y, Liu T, Caracapa PF, Kalra M, Liu B, Xu XG. Approximation of tube current modulation and organ dose calculation for CT scans, American Association of Medical Physicists (AAPM) Annual Meeting, July 12-16, 2015.
  • Gao Y, Lin H, Caracappa PF, Khawaja R, Kalra M, Xu XG. Simulation of Organ Dose for Off-center CT Scan, American Association of Medical Physicists (AAPM) Annual Meeting, July 12-16, 2015.
  • Lin H, Tang L, Xu XG. Prone versus supine positioning for whole breast radiotherapy dosimetry. American Association of Medical Physicists (AAPM) Annual Meeting, July 12-16, 2015.
  • Gao Y, Lin H, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Recent Improvement of VirtualDose software for reporting organ doses from CT. Health Physics Soceity (HPS) Annual Meeting, July 12-16, 2015.
  • Liu T, Lin H, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Extension of a GPU/MIC based Monte Carlo Code, ARCHER, to Internal Radiation Dose Calculations. Health Physics Soceity (HPS) Annual Meeting, July 12-16, 2015.
  • Abraham A, Pelled O, Liu T, Xu XG. A Monte Carlo Simulation Study of Whole Body Counting Accuracy Using the VIP-Man Phantom and MCNP Code. Health Physics Soceity (HPS) Annual Meeting, July 12-16, 2015.
  • Liu T, Wolfe N, Su L, Carothers CD, Bednarz B, X. Xu XG. Near real-time GPU and MIC-based Monte Carlo code ARCHER for Phantoms. 5th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms (CP2015), Seoul, Korea, July 21, 2015.
  • Huo W, Wang Y, Xiong Z, Pi Y, Gao Y, Chen Z, Xu XG. Application of Mesh–based Family Phantom for Radiation Dose Calculations Involving Interventional Radiology and Computed Tomography. 5th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms (CP2015), Seoul, Korea, July 21, 2015.
  • Pi Y, Feng M, Huo W, Zhang L, Liu T, Lin H, Yang L, Zheng F, Tan H, Pan F, Chen Z, Xu XG. Development of mesh-based age-dependent family phantoms. 5th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms (CP2015), Seoul, Korea, July 21, 2015.
  • Feng M, Liu H, Chen Z, Xu XG. Application of Family Phantoms to Monte Carlo Calculations of Secondary Neutron Doses from Carbon Ion Therapy. 5th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms (CP2015), Seoul, Korea, July 21, 2015.
  • Feng M, Ding A, Gao Y, Chen Z, Xu XG. Cloud-based Software Methods for Managing a Large Phantom Database – example of VirtualDose. 5th International Workshop on Computational Human Phantoms (CP2015), Seoul, Korea, July 21, 2015.
  • Qiao S,Jiang S,Chen Z,Xu XG. Calculations and analysis of the magnet system of China Fusion Engineering Test Reactor(CFETR). International Symposium on Fusion Nuclear Technology(ISFNT-12), Jeju,Korea,September 14-18,2015
  • Liu H, Zhang L, Chen Z, Xu XG, Fu T, Li Q. A Preliminary Study of Monte Carlo Simulation of the Treatment Nozzle of a Carbon- ion Facility in Lanzhou Using TOPAS. The 15th Asia-Ocenia Congress of Medical Physics, Xi’An, China, November 5, 2015.
  • Wang Z, Zhang L, Long T, Wang F, Chen Z, Xu XG. Validation of Deformable Image Registration Algorithms for Head and Neck Adaptive Radiotherapy in Routine Clinical Setting Based on RayStation- a Preliminary Result of Ten Cases. The 15th Asia-Ocenia Congress of Medical Physics, Xi’An, China, November 5, 2015.
  • Liang B, Gao Y, Liu T, Chen Z, Xu XG. Evaluation of Effective Dose from CT Scans for Overweight and Obese Patients Using the VirtualDose Software. The 15th Asia-Ocenia Congress of Medical Physics, Xi’An, China, November 5, 2015.
  • Zhang L, Liu H, Pi Y, Chen Z, Su L, Du X, Liu T, Xu XG. Comparison of GPU-based ARCHER Monte Carlo Code with GEANT4 and FLUKA for Proton Depth Dose Profile in a Water Phantom. The 15th Asia-Ocenia Congress of Medical Physics, Xi’An, China, November 5, 2015.
  • Zhang L, Wang Z, Long T, Liu H, Chen Z, Wang F, Xu XG. Validation of Deformable Image Registration Algorithms for Head and Neck Adaptive Radiotherapy in Routine Clinical Setting Based on RayStation- a Preliminary Result of Ten Cases. 2015 Academic Annual Conference of Anhui Nuclear Society, Jixi, Anhui, China, November 13, 2015.
  • Tan H, Shi X, Zhu X, Chen Z, Yu G, Xu XG. Measuring the Content of Natural Radionuclides in Soil of USTC Based on γSpectrum Analysis. 2015 Academic Annual Conference of AnHui Nuclear Society, Jixi, Anhui, China, November 13, 2015.
  • Liu H, Zhang L, Chen Z, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Method to Design and Optimize the Facility for Proton and Carbon-ion Radiotherapy Using TOPAS. 2015 Academic Annual Conference of AnHui Nuclear Society, Jixi, Anhui, China, November 13, 2015.
  • Wang Y, Huo W, Xiong Z, Chen Z, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Analysis for Occupational Radiation Dosimetry of the Lens of the Eyes of the Interventional Radiology TACE Staff Based on RPI-MAN Voxel Model. 2015 Academic Annual Conference of AnHui Nuclear Society, Jixi, Anhui, China, November 13, 2015.
  • Zhang F, Chen Z, Li Y, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Analysis of the Radiation Field in the Shield of the Electron Beam Irradiation Device. 2015 Academic Annual Conference of AnHui Nuclear Society, Jixi, Anhui, China, November 13, 2015.
  • Chen Z, Yu G, Lei J, Li Y, XU XG. Some Problems Deserved Our Concern in the Shielding Design of Electron Irradiation Accelerator. 2015 Academic Annual Conference of AnHui Nuclear Society, Jixi, Anhui, China, November 13, 2015.

2014

Refereed journals and book chapters
  • Travis LB, Ng AK., Allan JM, Pui CH, Kennedy AR, Xu XG, Purdy JA, Applegate K, Yahalom J, Constine LS, Gilbert ES., Boice JD. Second Malignant Neoplasms and Cardiovascular Disease Following Radiotherapy. Health Phys. 106(2):229-246 (2014).
  • Vazquez* JA., Ding A, Haley T, Caracappa PF., Xu XG. A dose-reconstruction study of the 1997 Sarov criticality accident using animated dosimetry techniques. Health Phys. 106(5):571-82 (2014). Cover page
  • Vazquez* JA, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Development of posture-specific computational phantoms using motion capture technology and application to radiation dose reconstruction for the 1999 Tokai-mura nuclear criticality accident. Phys. Med. Biol. 59: 5277-5286 (2014).
  • Su* L Yang YM, Bednarz, Edmond Sterpin, Du* X, Liu* T, Ji W, Xu XG. ARCHERRT — A Photon-Electron Coupled Monte Carlo Dose Computing Engine for GPU: Software Development of and Application to Helical Tomotherapy. Med Phys. 41:071709 (2014).
  • Liu* T, Xu XG, and Carothers CD, Comparison of two accelerators for Monte Carlo radiation transport calculations, NVIDIA Tesla M2090 GPU and Intel Xeon Phi 5110p coprocessor: a case study for x-ray CT imaging dose calculation, Annals of Nuclear Energy, vol. 82, pp. 230-239 (2014).
  • Zhang D, Padole A, Li X, Singh S, Khawaja RDA, Lira D, Liu T, Shi J, Otrakji A Kalra MK, Xu XG, Liu B. In vitro dose measurements in a human cadaver with abdomen/pelvis CT scans. Med Phys 41, 091911 (2014).
  • Thomadsen B, Nath R, Bateman FB, Farr J, Glisson C, Islam MK, LaFrance T, Moore ME, , Xu XG, Yudelev M. Potential Hazard Due To Induced Radioactivity Secondary To Radiotherapy: The Report Of Task Group 136 of The American Association Of Physicists In Medicine. Health Phys. 107(5):442–460 (2014).
  • Liu H*, Gao Y, Ding A, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. The profound effects of patient arm positioning on organ doses from CT procedures calculated using Monte Carlo simulations and deformable phantoms. Radiat Prot Dosi, pii: ncu284. Sep 16 (2014).
  • Xu XG. “Computational Phantoms for Monte Carlo Based Radiation Dose Calculations” in “The Phantoms of Medical and Health Physics” Larry A. DeWerd, Michael Kissick, Ed. 2014.
  • Xu XG. Chapter 14: Computational Phantoms for Organ Dose Calculations in Radiation Protection and Imaging, in “The Phantoms of Medical and Health Physics,” Larry A. DeWerd, Michael Kissick, Ed. Springer (2014).
  • Stabin, MG, Xu XG. Basic Principles in the Radiation Dosimetry of Nuclear Medicine in “Radiation Dosimetry and Risk in the Practice of Nuclear Medicine, Seminars in Nuclear Medicine, 44(3):162-171 (2014).
  • Xu XG. An exponential growth of computational phantom research in radiation protection, imaging, and radiotherapy: a review of the fifty-year history. Phys. Med. Biol. 59: R233–R302 (2014). Top-10 most-downloaded paper in PMB during 2014 Xu XG and Kuster N. Preface: Fourth International Workshop on Computational Phantoms: Special Issue. Phys. Med. Biol. 59: 5207-5208 (2014).
  • Pan LJ*,Chen Z, Yu GB, Chen L, Wen DY, Xu XG. Method for Rapid measurement of beta radioactive liquid. Nuclear Eletronics and Detection Technology, (7) 812-815 (2014).
  • Liu T, Du X, Su L, Gao Y, Ji W, Carothers CD, Shephard MS, Liu B, Kalra MK, Brown FB, Fitzgerald PF, Xu XG. Testing of ARCHER-CT, A Fast Monte Carlo Code for CT Dose Calculation: Experiment versus Simulation. Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc., 110: 481, 2014.
  • Xu XG. Current Issues in Computational Methods–Roundtable: Computational Human Phantoms. ANS 2014 Annual Meeting, Reno, NV, June 15-19, 2014.
Archived Conference Abstracts and Proceedings
  • Liu T, Du X, Su L, Ji W and Xu X G. Development of ARCHER-CT, a fast Monte Carlo code for patient-specific CT dose calculations using Nvidia GPU and Intel coprocessor technologies. GPU Technology Conference 2014, San Jose, CA, USA.
  • Liang B, Liu H, Chen Z, Xu XG. Modeling of Children Eye Lens Doses from CT using VirtuallDose. The 2nd Chinese Radiation Research Conference, Suzhou, China, May 11-15, 2014.
  • Lian Zhang, Yifei Pi, Wanli Huo, Zhi Chen, Lin Su, Xining Du, Tianyu Liu, X. George Xu. Comparison of GPU-based ARCHER Monte Carlo code with GEANT4 and FLUKA for proton depth dose profiles in a water phantom. 53rd Annual Conference of the Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group (PTCOG 53), Shanghai, China, June 8-14, 2014.
  • Liu T, Du X, Su L, Gao Y, Ji W, Carothers CD, Shephard MS, Liu B, Kalra MK, Brown FB, Fitzgerald PF, Xu XG. Testing of ARCHER-CT, A Fast Monte Carlo Code for CT Dose Calculation: Experiment versus Simulation. Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc., 110: 481, 2014.
  • Caracappa PF, Gao Y, Ding A, Xu XG. Evaluation of Computed Tomography Dose Using a Family of Virtual Patients. Health Phys. 107(1): S83, 2014.
  • Du X, Liu T, Su L, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Extension of ARCHER Monte Carlo Code to Health Physics Dosimetry and Shielding Design: Preliminary Results. Health Phys. 107(1): S38, 2014.
  • Gao Y, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. How to Use VirtualDose to Track Patient Organ Doses. Health Phys. 107(1): S100, 2014.
  • Lin H, Liu T, Su L, Du X, Gao Y, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Formation of Computational Phantoms from CT Numbers for Use in the ARCHER Monte Carlo Code. Health Phys. 107(1): S98, 2014.
  • Liu T, Su L, Du X, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Comparison of Accuracy and Speed of ARCHER with MCNP for Organ Dose Calculations from External Pho ton Beams Under Standard Irradiation Geometries. Health Phys. 107(1): S114, 2014.
  • Zieb K, Gao Y, Caracappa PF, Xu XG, Lee K. Investigation of Crew Member Postures for Space Radiation Dosimetry. Health Phys. 107(1): S35, 2014.
  • Su L, Yang Y, Bednarz B, Sterpin E, Du X, Liu T, Xu XG. Application of ARCHERRT-- A GPU-Based Monte Carlo Dose Engine for Radiation Therapy -- to Tomotherapy and Patient-Independent IMRT. Medical Phys, 41(6): 395, 2014.
  • Liu T, Du X, Su L, Gao Y, Ji W, Zhang D, Shi J, Liu B, Kalra M, Xu, XG. Monte Carlo CT Dose Calculation: A Comparison Between Experiment and Simulation Using ARCHER-CT. Medical Phys, 41(6): 424, 2014.
  • Xining Du, Tianyu Liu, Lin Su, Wei Ji, Peter F. Caracappa, X. George Xu. Development of CSG-based Radiation Shielding Module for ARCHER: Preliminary Results for Photons. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Topical Meeting (RPSD 2014), Knoxville, Tennessee, USA, Sept 14-18, 2014.
  • Wanli Huo,Tianyu Liu, Lin Su, Xining Du, Zhi Chen, X. George Xu. Comparisons of Dosimetric Accuracy and Calculation Time of ARCHER and MCNP5 codes for the Ir-192 Brachytherapy Case. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Topical Meeting (RPSD 2014), Knoxville, Tennessee, USA, Sept 14-18, 2014.
  • Tianyu Liu, Lin Su, Xining Du, Hui Lin, Kris Zieb, Wei Ji, Peter F. Caracappa, X. George Xu. Parallel Monte Carlo Methods for Heterogeneous Hardware Computer Systems Using GPUs and Coprocessors: Recent Development of ARCHER Code. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Topical Meeting (RPSD 2014), Knoxville, Tennessee, USA, Sept 14-18, 2014. Best-Paper award
  • Wouter de Wet, Lawrence W. Townsend, X. George Xu and Whitney J. Smith. The Standalone Package for Enhanced Estimation of Dose Distribution. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Topical Meeting (RPSD 2014), Knoxville, Tennessee, USA, Sept 14-18, 2014. ANS Radiation Protection and Shielding Division (RPSD) “Best Summary + Presentation – 1st place award”
  • Jieying Lei, Zhi Chen, Guobing Yu, Mingyang Yan, Zongjin Duan, Yuxiong Li, X.George Xu. The Research Progress of Some Key Problems About the Protection of Industrial Electron Irradiation Accelerator. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Topical Meeting (RPSD 2014), Knoxville, Tennessee, USA, Sept 14-18, 2014.
  • W Huo, Y Wang, Y Pi, Z Chen, XG Xu. Monte Carlo analysis of patient dose for the skin and other organs from interventional radiology, Chinese Medical Association the 21st National Conference on Radiology, Beijing, Oct 16-19, 2014.
  • Wolfe N, Liu T, Xu XG, Carothers C. Heterogeneous Concurrent Execution of Monte Carlo Photon Transport on CPU, GPU and MIC. IA3 Workshop on Irregular Applications: Architectures & Algorithms, SuperComputing 14, New Orleans, USA (2014).
  • Khawaja RDA, Singh S, Padole A, Otrakji A, Lira D, Zhang D, Liu B, Xu XG, Primak A, Kalra M. Effect of Patient Centering Technique on In-Vitro Human Organ Doses for Abdominal CT. 100th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, Illinois. 100th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, November 30 - December 5, 2014.
  • Padole A, Singh S, Khawaja RDA, Otrakji A, Lira D, Kalra MK, Zhang D, Liu B, Primak A, Xu G. Effect of tube current on CT radiation organ dose: Organ dosimetry in a human cadaver study. 100th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, Illinois. 100th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, November 30 - December 5, 2014.
  • Lira D, Khawaja RDA, Padole A, Otrakji A, Singh S, Kalra MK, Liu B, Zhang D, Xu XG. Effect of kV on CT radiation dose: Internal organ dosimetry in a human cadaver. 100th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, Illinois. 100th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, November 30 - December 5, 2014.

 

2013

ANS Winter Meeting and Nuclear Technology Expo 2013
  • Mille M, Zimmerman BE, Xu XG. Development of cylindrical sources for testing the accuracy of radioactivity measurements in nuclear medicine imaging. American Nuclear Society Winter Meeting and Nuclear Technology Expo, Washington, DC, November 10-14, 2013.
Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo 2013
  • Caracappa PF, Rhodes A, Fiedler D, Ding A. An Eye Model for Computational Dosimetry Using A Multi-Scale Voxel Phantom. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo 2013. Paris, France, October 27-31, 2013.
  • Caracappa PF, Ding A, Xu XG. Interpolation Method for Calculation of Computed Tomography Dose from Angular Varying Tube Current. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo 2013. Paris, France, October 27-31, 2013.
  • Liu T, Xu GX, Carothers CD. Comparison of Two Accelerators for Monte Carlo Radiation Transport Calculations, NVIDIA Tesla M2090 GPU and Intel Xeon Phi 3120 Coprocessor: a Case Study for X-ray CT Imaging Dose Calculation. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo, Paris, France, October 27-31, 2013.
  • Liu T, Du X, Ji W, Xu XG. A comparative study of history-based versus vectorized Monte Carlo methods in the GPU/CUDA environment for a simple neutron eigenvalue problem. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo, Paris, France, October 27-31, 2013.
  • SU L, Du X, Liu T, Xu XG. GPU-Accelerated Monte Carlo Electron Transport Methods: Development and Applicationfor Radiation Dose Calculations Using Six GPU Cards. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo, Paris, France, October 27-31, 2013.
  • Xu XG, Liu T, Su L, Du X, Riblett MJ, Ji W, Gu D, Carothers CD, Shephard MS, Brown FB, Kalra MK, Liu B. ARCHER, a New Monte Carlo Software Tool for Emerging Heterogeneous Computing Environments. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo 2013 (SNA + MC 2013), Paris, France, October 27-31, 2013.
HPS Annual Meeting
  • Gao Y, Ding A, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Dose-Length-Product-to-Effective-Dose Conversion Factors for Overweight and Obese Patients in X-ray Computed Tomography Examinations. 58th Annual Health Physics Society Meeting, Madison, WI, July 7-11, 2013.
  • Gao Y, Ding A, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. A Monte Carlo Method to Compute Patient Dose for Chest Computed Tomography Scans Involving Tube Current Modulation. 58th Annual Health Physics Society Meeting, Madison, WI, July 7-11, 2013.
  • Rhodes AM, Fiedler DA, Caracappa PF. A Model for Eye Lens Dose and Whole Body Dose in Interventional Radiology. 58th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Madison, WI, July 7-11, 2013.
  • Riblett MJ, Liu T, Ji W, Xu XG. Use of Hardware Accelerators for Monte Carlo-based Neutron Radiation Transport: a Preliminary Study. Health Physics Society 58th Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Madison, WI, July 7-11, 2013.
  • SU L, Du X, Liu T, Xu XG. A Fast Monte Carlo Electron Transport Code for Dose Calculations Using the GPU Accelerator. Health Physics Society 58th Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Madison, WI, July 7-11, 2013.
  • Vazquez JA, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. A Dose-Reconstruction Simulation of the 1999 Tokai-Mura Criticality Accident with Victim Postures Modeled Using a Dynamic Computational Human Phantom and Motion Capture Data. 58th Annual Health Physics Society Meeting, Madison, WI, July 7-11, 2013.
ANS Annual Meeting
  • Ding A, Gao Y, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. An Update of the Development and Clinical Testing of VirtualDose Software Used for Reporting CT Doses. 2013 American Nuclear Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, June 16-20, 2013.
  • Rhodes AM, Fiedler DA, Caracappa PF. Computational Eye Model for Interventional Radiology Dosimetry and Multi-Scale Whole-body Phantoms. 2013 American Nuclear Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, June 16-20, 2013.
  • Rhodes AM, Vazquez JA, Gao Y, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Impacts of the Adoption of ICRP 103: A Reactor Study. 2013 American Nuclear Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, June 16-20, 2013.
  • Vazquez JA, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. "A Dose-Reconstruction Simulation of the 1999 Tokaimura Criticality Accident Using Motion Capture Data to Simulate Worker Posture" 2012 ANS Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, June 16-20, 2013.
  • Xu XG. Medical/Health Physics Research at RPI: A Review. 2013 American Nuclear Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, June 16-20, 2013.
  • Xu XG, Liu T, Su L, Du X, Riblett MJ, Ji W. An Update of ARCHER, a Monte Carlo Radiation Transport Software Testbed for Emerging Hardware Such as GPUs. 2013 American Nuclear Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, June 16-20, 2013.
Mathematics & Computation 2013
  • Du X, Liu T, Ji W, Xu XG, Evaluation of Vectorized Monte Carlo Algorithms on GPUs for a Neutron Eigenvalue Problem. International Conference on Mathematics and Computational Methods Applied to Nuclear Science & Engineering (M&C 2013), Sun Valley, ID, USA, May 5-9, 2013.
  • Liu T, Ji W, Xu GX, Brown FB. Development of GPU-based Monte Carlo Code for Fast CT Imaging Dose Calculation on CUDA Fermi Architecture. International Conference on Mathematics and Computational Methods Applied to Nuclear Science & Engineering, Sun Valley, ID, USA, May 5-9, 2013.
  • SU L, Du X, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Electron-Photon Transport Using GPUs as an Accelerator: Results for a Water-Aluminum-Water Phantom. International Conference on Mathematics and Computational Methods Applied to Nuclear Science & Engineering (M&C 2013), Sun Valley, ID, USA, May 5-9, 2013.
HPS Midyear Topical Meeting
  • Rhodes AM, Fiedler DA, Caracappa PF. Development of a Computational Eye Model for Use with Whole-body Phantoms. 46th Midyear Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Scottsdale, AZ, January 27-30, 2013.
Other
  • Zhang D, Li X, Gao Y, Xu XG, Liu B. A method to acquire CT organ dose map using OSL dosimeters and ATOM anthropomorphic phantoms. Medical Physics. 40(8), 2013. view view

 

2012

Full Papers
  • Ding A, Mille M, Liu T, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Extension of RPI-adult male and female computational phantoms to obese patients and a Monte Carlo study of the effect on CT imaging dose. Phys. Med. Biol. 57(9): 2441-2459, 2012. view view
  • Gu J, Xu XG, Caracappa PF, Liu B. Fetal doses to pregnant patients from CT with tube current modulation calculated using Monte Carlo simulations and realistic phantoms. Radiat Prot Dosimetry first published online December 6, 2012. view view
AAPM Annual Meeting
  • Ding A, Gao Y, Caracappa PF, Liu B, Xu XG. Design and Testing of the VirtualDose Software under the Software as a Service (SaaS) Platform for Tracking and Reporting CT Doses. Med. Phys. 39(6):3876, 2012.
  • Ding A, Gao Y, Caracappa PF, Long D, Bolch W, Xu XG. A Comprehensive CT Organ Dose Database for Weight-Specific Adult and Pediatric Patients. Med. Phys. 39(6):3940, 2012.
  • Gao Y, Ding A, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Position Sensitivity of Calculated Dose-Length-Product-To-Effective-Dose Conversion Factors in Computed Tomography Examination. Med. Phys. 39(6):3607, 2012.
  • Liu T, Ding A, Xu XG. Accelerated Monte Carlo Methods for Photon Dosimetry Using a Dual-GPU System and CUDA. Med. Phys. 39(6):3818, 2012.
  • Liu T, Ding A, Xu XG. GPU-Based Monte Carlo Methods for Accelerating Radiographic and CT Imaging Dose Calculations: Feasibility and Scalability. Med. Phys. 39(6):3876, 2012.
  • Su L, Liu T, Ding A, Xu XG. A GPU/CUDA Based Monte Carlo Code for Proton Transport: Preliminary Results of Proton Depth Dose in Water. Med. Phys. 39(6):3945, 2012.
HPS Annual Meeting
  • Bolllinger BG, Su L, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Dosimetric Implications of the New ICRP 103 Recommendations on Radiation Protection Regulations in the U.S. 57th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Sacramento, CA, July 22-26, 2012.
  • Ding A, Gao Y, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. CT Dose Reporting with the VirtualDose Software: Database and Software Testing for Clinical Users. 57th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Sacramento, CA, July 22-26, 2012.
  • Gao Y, Ding A, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Position Sensitivity of Calculated Dose-Length-Product-to-Effective-Dose Conversion Factors in Computed Tomography Examination. 57th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Sacramento, CA, July 22-26, 2012.
  • Su L, Liu T, Ding A, Xu XG. GPU/CUDA-based Monte Carlo Methods for Radiation Protection Dose Calculations Involving X-ray and Proton Sources. 57th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Sacramento, CA, July 22-26, 2012.
  • Su L, Xu XG. A Database for Effective Doses and Dosimeter Responses from External Photon Exposures Using Voxel Phantoms and ICRP 103 Recommendation. 57th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Sacramento, CA, July 22-26, 2012.
  • Vazquez JA, Ding A, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. A Deformable Computational Human Phantom for Animated Radiation Dosimetry Simulation Using Motion-Capture Data. 57th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Sacramento, CA, July 22-26, 2012.
  • Weltz A, Xu XG. Quick X-Ray Imaging Dose Resource for Patients. 57th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Sacramento, CA, July 22-26, 2012.
ANS Annual Meeting
  • Su L, Xu XG. A Database for Effective Dose from External Photon Exposures Using Voxel Phantoms and ICRP 103. 2012 ANS Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, June 24-28, 2012.
  • Liu T, Su L, Ding A, Ji W, Carothers C, Xu XG. GPU/CUDA-Ready Parallel Monte Carlo Codes for Reactor Analysis and Other Applications. 2012 ANS Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, June 24-28, 2012.
ANS Student Conference
  • Vazquez J, Ding A, Liu T, Su L, Gao Y, Mille M, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Current Research Pursuits the Rensselaer Radiation Measurement and Dosimetry Group. The American Nuclear Society 2012 Student Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 12-15, 2012.
SNM Annual Meeting
  • Mille M, Zimmerman BE, Bergeron DE, Cessna JT, Xu XG. A study of tumor-shape effect on the measured radioactivity in PET imaging using ellipsoid phantoms of various axis ratios. SNM 2012 Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, FL, June 9-13, 2012.
Physor 2012 Advances in Reactor Physics
  • Liu T, Ding A, Ji W, Xu XG, Carothers CD, Brown FB, "A Monte Carlo neutron transport code for eigenvalue calculations on a dual-GPU system and CUDA environment", Physor 2012 Advances in Reactor Physics, Knoxville, TN, USA, April 15-20, 2012.
World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering
  • Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Invited 30-Min Talk: The Impact of the ICRP-103 Recommendations on Radiation Protection and Shielding against External Photon and Neutron Beams. World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Beijing, China, May 26-31, 2012.
  • Xu XG, Su L, Liu T, Ding A. GPU-Based Monte Carlo Method for Medical Physics Applications: Preliminary Results for X-Ray and Proton Applications. World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Beijing, China, May 26-31, 2012.
  • Xu XG, Ding A, Caracappa PF. Mini-Symposium on Patient Safety and Radiation Dose Tracking for CT and Other Medical Procedures: Virtualdose Software for CT Dose Tracking Involving Deformable and Personalized Phantoms. World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Beijing, China, May 26-31, 2012.
  • Xu XG, Caracappa PF, Ding A, Mille M, Liu T, Su L. Mini-Symposium on "Visible Human Projects in the United States, Korea and China and Applications to Radiation Dosimetry": Visible Human Project in the US and RPI Deformable Phantoms for Radiation Dosimetry. World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Beijing, China, May 26-31, 2012.

2011

Full Papers
  • Han B, Xu XG, Chen TYG. Image-Guided Proton Radiotherapy of lung tumors using proton radiography: A Monte Carlo study on 4DCT patient-specific phantoms. Med. Phys. 38(4): 1903-1911, 2011. view view
AAPM Annual Meeting
  • Caracappa PF, Ding A, Gu J, Liu B, Xu XG. Organ dose weighting methods for tube current modulated CT exams: Demonstration using adult patient phantoms. Med Phys 38(6): 3875, 2011.
  • Ding A, Mille M, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Impact of body size of obese patients on PET/CT dose estimates: Monte Carlo calculations using a set of BMI-adjustable phantoms. Med. Phys. 38(6): 3843, 2011.
  • Ding A, Schulte N, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Further development of VirtualDose software for CT dose assessment: Realistic phantoms and smartphone user interfaces. Med Phys 38(6): 3877, 2011.
  • Guo B, Xu XG, Shi C. Predictive Tracking for Real‐Time Deformable Motion Using a Dynamic Virtual Patient Model. Med. Phys. 38(6):3781, 2011.
  • Han B, Chen GTY, Xu XG. Applications of Proton Radiography to Image Guided Proton Therapy ‐ A Monte Carlo Study Involving the Most Likely Path Algorithm. Med Phys. 38(6):3878, 2011.
  • McNitt-Gray M, Xu XG, Samei E. Patient Dose in CT: Calculating Patient Specific Doses in CT(Joint with Education). Med. Phys. 38(6):3759, 2011.
HPS Annual Meeting
  • Liu T, Ding A, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Modeling of obese individuals using automatic deformation of mesh-based computational phantoms. 56th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, West Palm Beach, FL, June 26-30, 2011.
  • Mille M, Ding A, Liu T, Na Y-H, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. The effect of patient obesity on PET/CT imaging dose using a phantom with a body mass index of 45. 56th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, West Palm Beach, FL, June 26-30, 2011.
  • Schulte N, Xu WM, Ding A, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. A SmartPhone APP for tracking medical ct doses. 56th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, West Palm Beach, FL, June 26-30, 2011.
  • Su L., Xu XG. The assessment of effective dose from personnel dosimeter readings using latest voxel phantoms and ICRP 103 recommendations. 56th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, West Palm Beach, FL, June 26-30, 2011.
  • Vazquez JA, Ding A, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Integration of human models with a virtual cityscape model for use in radiation-related event simulation. 56th Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, West Palm Beach, FL, June 26-30, 2011.
International Conference on Mathematics and Computational Methods Applied to Nuclear Science and Engineering (M&C 2011)
  • Caracappa PF, Xu XG, Gu J. Modeling Of Tube Current Modulation Methods In Computed Tomography Dose Calculations For Adult And Pregnant Patients. ANS Mathematics & Computation Topical Meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 8-12, 2011. PDF
  • Ding A, Liu T,Liang C, Ji W,Shepard MS, Xu XG, Brown FB. Evaluation of speedup of Monte Carlo calculations of simple reactor physics problems coded for the GPU/CUDA environment. ANS Mathematics & Computation Topical Meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 8-12, 2011. PDF
  • Mille M,Su L, Yazici B, Xu XG. Opportunities and challenges in applying the compresive sensing framework to nuclear science and engineering. ANS Mathematics & Computation Topical Meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 8-12, 2011. PDF
Other
  • Mille M, Xu XG, Zimmerman BE. Rapid prototyping PET phantoms for partial volume correction. ANS Annual Meeting, Hollywood, FL, June 26-30, 2011.
  • Xu XG. Computational phantoms used for Monte Carlo organ dose assessment. Invited paper for ANS Annual Meeting, Hollywood, FL, June 26-30, 2011.

2010

Full Papers
  • Bednarz B, Athar B, Xu XG. A comparative study on the risk of second primary cancers in out-of-field organs associated with radiotherapy of localized prostate carcinoma using Monte Carlo-based accelerator and patient models. Med. Phys. 37(5):1987-1994, 2010. view view
  • Bednarz B, Chen GTY, Paganetti H. Han B, Ding A. Xu XG. Comparison of Particle Tracking Features in Geant4 and MCNPX Codes for Applications in Mapping of Proton Range Uncertainty. Nuclear Technology (submitted).
  • De S, Eom J, Rahul, Shi C, Xu XG, GTY Chen. A Review of Research in Respiratory Motion Modeling for Radiological Physics Applications. Phys. Med. Biol. (submitted)
  • Ding A, Gu J, Xu XG, Trofimov AV. Monte Carlo calculation of imaging doses from diagnostic multi-detector CT and kilovoltage cone beam CT as part of prostate cancer treatment plans. Med Phys. 37(12): 6199-6204, 2010.
  • Eom J, Shi C, Xu XG, De S. Predictive Modeling of Lung Motion over the Entire Respiratory Cycle Using Measured Pressure-Volume (P-V) Data, 4DCT Images, and Finite Element Analysis. Med Phys. 37(8):4389-4400, 2010
  • Eom J, Shi C, Xu XG, De S. Patient-specific mechanical property estimation of lung tissue from 4D CT images. MICCAI 2010, the 13th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention, Beijing, China September 20-24, 2010 (submitted)
  • Gu J, Xu XG, Caracappa PF, Liu B. Fetal Doses to Pregnant Patients Undergoing from CT with Tube Current Modulation Calculated Using Monte Carlo Computational Simulations and Realistic Phantoms. Med Physics (submitted)
  • Guo B, Xu XG, Shi C. Specific Absorbed Fractions for Internal Electron Emitters Derived for a Set of Anatomically Realistic Reference Pregnant Female Models. Rad. Prot. Dosim. 138(1):20-28, 2010. view view
  • Han B, Zhang J, Na YH, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Modeling and Monte Carlo Organ Dose Calculations for Workers Walking on Ground Contaminated with Cs-137 and Co-60 Gamma Sources. Radiation Prot Dosi (submitted)
  • Han B, Xu XG, Davidson M, Bednarz B, Sharp GC, Chen GTY. Monte Carlo Simulation of Performance of a Time Resolved Range Telescope Using Selected Image QA Phantoms. Nuclear Technology (submitted)
  • Liu H, Gu J, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Comparison of two types of adult phantoms in terms of organ doses from diagnostic CT procedures. Phys. Med. Biol. 55:1441-1451, 2010. view view
  • Mille M, Xu XG, Rivard MJ. Comparison of organ doses for patients undergoing balloon brachytherapy of the breast with HDR 192Ir or electronic sources using Monte Carlo simulations in a heterogeneous human phantom. Medical Physics, 37(2):662-671, 2010. view view
  • Na YH, Zhang B, Zhang J, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Deformable Adult Human Phantoms for Radiation Protection Dosimetry: Anthropometric data representing size distributions of adultworker populations and software algorithms. Phys. Med. Biol. 55: 3789-3811, 2010. view view
  • Xu XG, Paganetti H. Editorial: Better radiation weighting factors for neutrons generated from proton treatment are needed. Radiation Prot Dosim. 138: 291-294, 2010. view view
ANS RPSD Topical Meeting
  • Davidson M, Bednarz B, Depauw N, Seco J, Paganetti H, Yanch JC, Xu XG, Chen GTY. Monte Carlo Simulation of Performance of a Time-Resolved Range Telescope. American Nuclear Society (ANS) 2010 Joint Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division/Isotopes and Radiation Division/ Biology and Medicine Division, Palace Station Hotel, Las Vegas, NV, April 18-23, 2010.
  • Han B, Xu XG, Dorgu A, Bednarz B, Measurement and Monte Carlo Calculations of Out-of-Field Organ Doses from IMRT Plans for Head and Neck Involving the Varian Clinac (TRILOGY) and TomoTherapy Hi-Art II System. American Nuclear Society (ANS) 2010 Joint Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division/Isotopes and Radiation Division/ Biology and Medicine Division, Palace Station Hotel, Las Vegas, NV, April 18-23, 2010.
  • Na YH, Han B, Xu XG. Posture-specific Phantoms for Improved Radiation Dosimetry: Preliminary Results. American Nuclear Society (ANS) 2010 Joint Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division/Isotopes and Radiation Division/ Biology and Medicine Division, Palace Station Hotel, Las Vegas, NV, April 18-23, 2010.
SNM Annual Meeting
  • Ding A, Gu J, Mille M, Xu XG, Liu B. VirtualDose: a CT dose reporting software based on anatomically realistic phantoms. J. Nuc. Med. Meeting Abstracts 51 Supplement 2: 144P, 2010.
  • Mille M, Gu J,Ding A, Xu XG, Stabin M, Liu B. Evaluation of software tools for PET/CT dose studies. J. Nuc. Med. Meeting Abstracts 51 Supplement 2: 250P, 2010.
HPS Annual Meeting
  • Liu T, Mille M, Caracappa PF, Xu XG, Nour S, Inn K. A Software Solution to Bioassay Detector Calibration Using A Library of Virtual Phantoms. Health Phys. 99(1): S78, 2010.
  • Han B, Yong Hum Na, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Modeling of a Sitting Phantom for Improved Environmental Dose Assessment. Health Phys. 99(1): S59, 2010.
  • Mille M, Gu J, Ding A, Caracappa PF, Xu XG, Stabin M, Liu B. A Combined Internal And External Dose Calculation Method For PET/CT Procedures. 99(1): S74, 2010.
  • Su L, Mille M, Xu XG, Stabin M. Comparison of Two F-18 FDG Biokinetic Models for the Estimate of Patient Dose from PET Imaging. 99(1): S31, 2010.
AAPM Annual Meeting
  • Caracappa PF, Gu J, Xu XG. Organ-Specific Adjustment Factors for Calculating Dose from Any CT Scanner. Med. Phys. 37(6): 3100, 2010.
  • Ding A, Gu J, Caracappa PF, Xu XG, Development and Testing of a CT Dose Software “VirtualDose” Using Anatomically Realistic Patient Phantoms: Preliminary Results for the Phase I of the project. Med. Phys. 37(6): 3463, 2010.
  • Ding A, Gu J, Mille M, Xu XG, Wang Y, Trofimov AV, Methods to Account for Imaging Doses from Diagnostic MDCT or Kilovoltage CBCT in Prostate Treatment Planning: Monte Carlo Studies Using Scanner Models and Patient-Specific Anatomy. Med. Phys. 37(6): 3462, 2010.
  • Gu J, Liu B, Xu XG, CT Dose Reduction with Tube Current Modulation: A Case Study of Fetal Doses to Pregnant Patients Using Monte Carlo Computational Phantoms. Med. Phys. 37(6): 3464, 2010.
  • Han B, Ding A, Xu XG, Bednarz B, Sharp GC, Choi NC, Chen GTY, Riper KV. Evaluation of Performance of a Conceptual Time-Resolved Proton Range Telescope for In-Room Respiration Monitoring Using Monte Carlo Simulations and 4DCT Patient Data. Med. Phys. 37(6): 3179, 2010.
  • Mille M, Gu J, Ding A, Xu XG, Stabin M, Liu B, Treves S, Fahey F. Calculation and Evaluation of internal and external radiation exposure to adult and pediatric patients from PET/CT examinations. Med. Phys. 37(6): 3117, 2010.
  • Na YH, Ding A, Caracappa PF , Xu XG. Demonstration of the Ability to Morph an Existing Whole-body Phantom to a Different Individual. Med. Phys. 37(6): 3279, 2010.
  • Na Y, Ding A, Caracappa PF , Xu XG. Demonstration of the Ability to Morph an Existing Whole-body Phantom to a Different Individual. Med. Phys. 37(6): 3146, 2010.
  • He W, Guo B, Xu XG, Shi C. Application of Virtual Patient Model in 4D IMRT Monte Carlo Treatment Planning. Med. Phys. 37(6): 3155, 2010.
  • Guo B, Vazquez Quino L, Xu XG, Shi C. Statistical Analysis of the Correlation Between Breathing Characteristics with Patient Parameters. Med. Phys. 37(6): 3167, 2010.
Other
  • Shi C, Guo B, Xu J, He W, Xu XG, Reconstruction of Predictive Patient Specific Dynamic Models: towards Virtual Patient Guided Radiation Therapy. XVIth International Conference on the Use of Computer in Radiation Therapy, Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 31- June 3, 2010.
  • Xu XG, Han B, Ding A, Bednarz B, Chen GTY, Riper D. Monte Carlo Simulations and Particle Tracking for Optimization of a 4D Time-Resolving Range Telescope in Proton Treatment. The Joint International Conference of the 7th Supercomputing in Nuclear Application and the 3rd Monte Carlo (SNA + MC2010), Tokyo, Japan, Oct 17-20, 2010.
  • Xu XG, Han B, Ding A, Bednarz B, Chen GTY, Riper D. Monte Carlo Simulations and Particle Tracking for Optimization of a 4D Time-Resolving Range Telescope in Proton Treatment. The Joint International Conference of the 7th Supercomputing in Nuclear Application and the 3rd Monte Carlo (SNA + MC2010), Tokyo, Japan, Oct 17-20, 2010.
  • Xu XG, Paganetti H, Athar Basit. Uncertainty about biological effects of high-energy secondary neutrons and how it affects the understanding of cancer risk. 49th Annual Meeting of the Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group (PTCOG49), Chiba and Gunma University – National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan, May, 17 - 22, 2010.
  • Xu XG, Han B, Ding A, Bednarz B, Paganetti H, Chen GTY. Progress of a Project on Time-Resolved Proton Range Telescope: Monte-Carlo Simulations of 4D Respiratory Phantoms. 49th Annual Meeting of the Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group (PTCOG49), Chiba and Gunma University – National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan, May, 17 - 22, 2010.

2009

AAPM Annual Meeting
  • Caracappa P, Gu J, Xu XG. Methods of Assessing the Dose to the Red Bone Marrow for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2748, 2009.
  • Caracappa P, Gu J, Zhang J, Xu XG. The Impact of the new ICRP-103 Recommendations on the Assessment of Effective Doses from CT Procedures. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2727, 2009.
  • Ding A, Gu J, Liu H, Caracappa P, Xu XG. The Need and Feasibility of a Modern Software for Reporting Patient Doses from CT Scans. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2727, 2009.
  • Ding A, Han B, Xu XG. Development of a Software for Integrating the Medical Accelerator Model with Patient Phantoms into Monte Carlo Based Dosimetry Platform. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2781-2782, 2009.
  • Eom J, De S, Xu XG, Shi CY, D Vines. Physics-based respiration modeling for radiation treatment using patient-specific PV curve. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2561, 2009.
  • Gu J, Caracappa P, Xu XG. An Iterative Method of Modeling Multidetector CT (MDCT) Source from Measured CTDI Values: A Feasibility Study. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2432, 2009.
  • Gu J, Caracappa P, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Based Multidetector CT Modeling and Dose Calculations for Pregnant Patients. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2727, 2009.
  • Guo B, He W, Eom J, De S, Xu XG, Shi C. 4D predictive patient-specific anatomical model based on 4D CT data: a feasibility study. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2501, 2009.
  • Han B, Nath R, Bateman F, Islam M, LaFrance M, Moore M, Thomadsen B, Xu XG. The Manageable Levels of Induced Radioactivity in Medical Accelerators from High Energy Photon Beams. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2626-2627, 2009.
  • Han B, Dorgu A, Pavord D, Bednarz B, Xu XG. Measurements and Comparison of Out-of-Field Organ Doses from Varian Clinac IMRT Plans Using the Atom Phantom. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2703-2704, 2009.
  • Liu H, Zhang J, Caracappa P, Xu XG. Stylized MIRD Phantoms Should be Replaced by Anatomically Realistic Phantoms: Discrepancies In Red Bone Marrow Doses From CT Scans. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2727, 2009.
  • Liu Y, Shi C, Xu XG, Chen W, Jette D, Papanikolaou N. Dependency of proton dose on tissue composition investigated using Monte Carlo models of Hounsfield number conversion and cadaver-based anatomical data. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2619, 2009.
  • Mille M, Hegenbart L, Na Y, Zhang J, Xu XG. Deformable computational breast phantoms for Monte Carlo based calibrations of detector systems used for assessing internal radioactivity burden in the lungs. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2620-2621, 2009.
  • Mille M, Zhang J, Xu XG, Rivard M. Electronic versus HDR Ir-192 brachytherapy: Organ dose comparisons for breast cancer using a Monte Carlo patient phantom. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2682, 2009.
  • Na Y, Zhang J, Xu XG, Han B, Caracappa P. Next-Generation Deformable Patient Modeling for Monte Carlo Assessment of Organ Doses. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2783, 2009.
  • Xu XG, Gu J, Song W. Monte Carlo Based kV CBCT Modeling and Dose Calculations Involving Anatomical Phantom. Med. Phys. 36(6): 2813, 2009.
HPS Annual Meeting
  • Caracappa P, Zhang J, Xu XG. The Impact of the ICRP-103 Recommendations: A Dosimetric Study of External Photon and Neutron Beams. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S79, 2009.
  • Ding A, Gu J, Liu H, Caracappa P, Xu XG. The Design of A New PC Software for Estimating Patient Doses from CT Scans. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S56, 2009.
  • Gu J, Xu XG. Patient organ doses from the Varian On-Board Imager: A Monte Carlo study using a CT scanner model and adult patient phantoms. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S58-S59, 2009.
  • Gu J, Caracappa P, Xu XG. Evaluation of three computer codes for diagnostic X-ray spectra in CT dosimetry. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S58, 2009.
  • Han B, Xu XG. Effects of lead shielding on the fetal dose during external-beam radiation treatment of pregnant patients. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S38, 2009.
  • Han B, Zhang J, Na YH, Caracappa P, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Modeling of Workers Walking on Contaminated Ground for Accurate Environmental Dosimetry. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S79, 2009.
  • Hegenbart L, Mille M, Na YH, Zhang J, Ding A, Urban M, Xu XG. Investigation Of The Effect Of Female Breast Size on Lung Counting Efficiency Using Virtual Deformable Phantoms. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S29, 2009.
  • Liu H, Gu J, Caracappa P, Xu XG. Comparison of CT organ doses calculated from stylized and realistic phantoms. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S56, 2009.
  • Mille M, Zhang B, Xu XG. Specific Absorbed Fractions for Photon Emitters Calculated for the RPI-Adult Male and Female Phantoms. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S30, 2009.
  • Zhang J, Na YH, Han B, Caracappa P, Xu XG. Organ Doses from External Neutron Beams for A Pair of ICRP-89 50th-percentile Adult Phantoms. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S80, 2009.
  • Zhang J, Na YH, Han B, Caracappa P, Xu XG. Organ Doses from External Proton Beams Calculated from A Pair of ICRP-89 50th-Percentile Adult Phantoms. Health Phys., Vol 97(1), S79-S80, 2009.
ANS M&C Topical Meeting
  • Ding AP, Gu J, Liu HK, Caracappa P and Xu XG. A Software Package for Reporting Multidector CT (MDCT) Doses. International Conference on Advances in Mathematics, Computational Methods, and Reactor Physics, May 3-7, 2009, The Saratoga Hilton Hotel, Saratoga Springs, New York.
  • Gu J, Caracappa P. and Xu XG. Multidetector CT (MDCT) modeling for organ dose assessments of various patient phantoms. International Conference on Advances in Mathematics, Computational Methods, and Reactor Physics, May 3-7, 2009, The Saratoga Hilton Hotel, Saratoga Springs, New York.
  • Han B, Bednarz B. and Xu XG. Applications of Monte Carlo Computational Framework of a Medical Accelerator. International Conference on Advances in Mathematics, Computational Methods, and Reactor Physics, May 3-7, 2009, The Saratoga Hilton Hotel, Saratoga Springs, New York.
  • Zhang JY, Na YH, Ding AP, and Xu XG. Deformable and Posture-changing Computational Phantoms and Dosimetry Data for Standard External-Beam Irradiations. International Conference on Advances in Mathematics, Computational Methods, and Reactor Physics, May 3-7, 2009, The Saratoga Hilton Hotel, Saratoga Springs, New York.
Other
  • Bednarz B, Xu XG. Monte Carlo modeling of a 6- and 18-MV Varian Clinac medical accelerator for in-field and out-of-field dose calculations: development and validation. Phys. Med. Biol., 54:N43–N57, 2009. view view
  • Bednarz B, Han B, Xu XG. Comparison of photoneutron yields in tungsten calculated by MCNPX using different photonuclear cross-section data for typical radiation therapy energies. Nuclear Technology, 168(2): 270-273, 2009.
  • Caracappa P and Xu XG. A Study of Predicted Bone Marrow Distribution On Calculated Marrow Dose from Occupational And Medical Exposures Using Two Sets Of Image Data for the Same Individual. Health Phys. 96(6), 661-674, 2009.
  • Dimbylow PJ, Nagaoka T, Xu GX. A comparison of foetal SAR in three sets of pregnant female models. Phys. Med. Biol. 54 (2009) 2755-2767. view view
  • Ding AP, Zhang D, Xu XG. Training Software Using Virtual-Reality Technology And Pre-Calculated Effective Dose Data. Health Phys. 96(5): 594-601, 2009.
  • Eckerman KF, Poston JW Sr., Bolch WE, Xu XG. “Chapter 2: Stylized Computational Phantoms Developed at ORNL and Elsewhere” in Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry (pp. 43-64), Ed. X. George Xu and Keith F. Eckerman. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2009.
  • Eom J, Shi CY, Xu XG, De S. Development of a patient-specific nonlinear finite element model for the simulation of lung motion during cancer radiation therapy (submitted to Proceedings of the ASME 2009 Summer Bioengineering Conference [SBC2009] June 17-21, Resort at Squaw Creek, Lake Tahoe, CA, USA)
  • Eom J, Xu XG, De S. Modeling of lung motion for cancer radiation therapy (submitted to 10th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics [USNCCM], July 16-19, Columbus, Ohio, USA)
  • Gu J, Caracappa PF, Song W, Xu XG. Dosimetric Study of Concomitant Patient Doses from kV CBCT Exposure in IGRT Using Advanced Computational Phantoms and Monte Carlo Simulations. The 95th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, Nov 29 - Dec 04, 2009, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Gu J, Bednarz B, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. The development, validation and application of a multi-detector CT (MDCT) scanner model for assessing organ doses to the pregnant patient and her fetus using Monte Carlo methods. Phys. Med. Biol. 54 (2009) 2699-2717. view view
  • Han B, Bednarz B, Danon Y, Block R, Xu XG. Evaluation of nuclear activation of tungsten plates for future modeling of a medical accelerator. Nuclear Technology, 168(2):576-579, 2009.
  • Han B, Bednarz B, Xu XG. A study of the shielding used to reduce leakage and scattered radiation to the fetus in a pregnant patient treated with a 6-MV external x-ray beam. Health Phys. 97(6):581-589, 2009. view view
  • Na YH and Xu XG A Method to Create Size-Adjustable Whole-Body Patient Models for Radiological Studies of Organ Doses. MMVR17, January 19-22, 2009, The Hyatt Regency Long Beach, Long Beach, California.
  • Na YH, Zhang JY, Ding AP, Xu XG. “Chapter 14: Mesh-Based and Anatomically Adjustable Adult Phantoms and a Case Study in Virtual Calibration of Lung Counter for Female Workers” in Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry (pp. 347-375), Ed. X. George Xu and Keith F. Eckerman. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2009.
  • Reece WD, Kim CH, Xu XG. “Chapter 18: Applications to External Radiation Exposures in Nuclear Power Plants” in Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry (pp. 425-447), Ed. X. George Xu and Keith F. Eckerman. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2009.
  • Shi CY, Su FC, Goytia V. and Xu XG. Development of a Patient-specific Predictive Geometry (PPG) model based on real patient 4D CT data. MMVR17, January 19-22, 2009, The Hyatt Regency Long Beach, Long Beach, California.
  • Shi CY, Fuss F, Papanikolaou N, Xu XG. “Chapter 26: Applications to Image-Guided Radiation Treatment Planning” in Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry (pp. 591-606), Ed. X. George Xu and Keith F. Eckerman. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2009.
  • Taranenko V, Xu XG. Foetal Dose Conversion Coefficients For ICRP-Compliant Pregnant Models From Idealised Proton Exposures. Rad. Prot. Dosim. 133(2): 65-72, 2009. view view
  • Thomadsen B, Bateman FB, Islam MK, LaFrance T, Moore ME, Nath R, Xu XG. Potential Hazard Due To Induced Radioactivity Secondary To Radiotherapy Using High Energy Photons Is Small. Health Phys. (Submitted Nov 2008).
  • Wang Z, Xu XG, Taracila V, Jin J, Robb FJ. Numerical evaluation of SAR within whole-body pregnant woman models in MRI birdcage coil. International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, April 18-24, 2009, Honolulu, Hawaii.
  • Xu XG. “Chapter 1. Computational Phantoms for Radiation Dosimetry: A 40-Year History of Evolution” in Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry (pp. 3-41), Ed. X. George Xu and Keith F. Eckerman. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2009.
  • Xu XG, Chao TC, Bozkurt A, Shi CY, Zhang JY. “Chapter 6: The 3D and 4D VIP-Man Computational Phantoms” in Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry (pp. 135-162), Ed. X. George Xu and Keith F. Eckerman. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2009.
  • Xu XG, Shi CY, Stabin MG, Taranenko V. “Chapter 12: Pregnant Female/Fetus Computational Phantoms and the Latest RPI-P Series Representing 3, 6 and 9 Month Gestational Periods” in Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry (pp. 305-335), Ed. X. George Xu and Keith F. Eckerman. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2009.
  • Xu XG, Stabin MG, Bolch WE, Segars WP. “Chapter 30: Summary and Future Needs Related to Computational Phantoms” in Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry (pp. 679-683), Ed. X. George Xu and Keith F. Eckerman. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2009.
  • Yazici B, Son IY, Jin A, Xu XG. “Chapter 23: Applications to Optimization of X-ray Radiographic Imaging” in Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry (pp. 525-547), Ed. X. George Xu and Keith F. Eckerman. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2009.
  • Zhang J, Na YH, Caracappa PF, Xu XG. RPI-AM and RPI-AF,a pair of mesh-based, size-adjustable adult male and female computational phantoms using ICRP-89 parameters and their calculations for organ doses from monoenergetic photon beams. Phys. Med. Biol. 54 (2009) 5885-5908.
  • Zhang J and Xu XG. Development of Whole-Body Reference Adult Male and Female Models for Radiological Studies Using Surface-Geometry Modeling and Monte Carlo Radiation Transport Methods. MMVR17, January 19-22, 2009, The Hyatt Regency Long Beach, Long Beach, California.

2008

  • Bednarz B, Han B, Xu XG. Comparison of photoneutron yields in MCNPX using different photonuclear cross section data for typical radiation therapy energy ranges. The International Conference on Radiation Shielding-11, April 14-17, 2008.
  • Bednarz B, Xu XG. Methods to calculate organ doses due to scattered radiation from external beam radiation treatment using various patient phantoms and Monte Carlo simulations. Med. Phys., Vol 35(6), 2805, 2008.
  • Bednarz B, and Xu XG. A feasibility study to calculate unshielded fetal doses to pregnant patients in 6-MV photon treatments using Monte Carlo methods and anatomically realistic phantoms. Med. Phys. 35(7): 3054-61, 2008. view view
  • Caracappa PF, Chao TC, Xu XG. Cellularity in Skeletal Dosimetry. Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 99(67), 2008.
  • Caracappa P, Activation of Air In Linear Accelerator Facilities. HPS summer 2008.
  • Gu J, Xu X, Jiang S. Calculations of Organ Doses from Cone-Beam CT IGRT Procedures Using a Suite of Patient Phantoms. Med. Phys., Vol 35(6), 2656, 2008. view view
  • Gu J, Bednarz B, Xu XG, Jiang SB. Assessment of Patient Organ Doses and Effective Doses using the VIP-MAN Adult Male Phantom for Selected CONE-BEAM CT Imaging Procedures during Image Guided Radiation Therapy. Radiat. Prot. Dosim. 131(4): 431-443, 2008. view view
  • Gu J, Dorgu A, Xu XG Comparison of main software packages for CT dose reporting. Health Phys., Vol 95(1), S50, 2008. view view
  • Gu J, Taranenko V., Bednarz B., Caracappa P, Xu XG A preliminary study to assess dose to pregnant females and fetuses undergoing CT examinations. Health Phys., Vol 95(1), S51, 2008. view view
  • Guo B, Liu Y, Shi CY, Marvroidis P, Ha C, Xu XG, Papanikolaou N. Dose calculation for proton radiotherapy based-on Monte Carlo simulation using anatomical detailed human model. Oral Presentation, ESTRO 27, Goteborg, Sweden, Sept. 2008. view view
  • Han B, Bednarz B, Danon Y, Block R, Xu XG. Preliminary evaluation of nuclear activation of tungsten inside a medical accelerator. The International Conference on Radiation Shielding-11, April 14-17, 2008.
  • Han B, Bednarz B, Danon Y, Xu XG. Evaluation of photon and neutron activations during radiation treatments. Health Phys., Vol 95(1), S51, 2008. view view
  • Hegenbart L, Na YH, Zhang JY, Urban M and Xu XG. A Monte Carlo study of lung counting efficiency for female workers of different breast sizes using deformable phantoms. Phys. Med. Biol. Volume 53, Number 19, 7 October 2008 view view
  • Jarlskog CZ, Lee C, Bolch WE, Xu XG, Paganetti H. Assessment of organ specific neutron equivalent doses in proton therapy using whole-body age-dependent voxel phantoms. Phys. Med. Biol., 53: 693–717, 2008. view view
  • Liu Y, Shi CY, Xu XG, Papanikolaou N. Human Anatomy-Based Monte Carlo Dose Calculation for External Protons. Poster. Med. Phys., Vol 35(6), 2800, 2008. view view
  • Mille M, Zhang BQ, Xu, XG. An Analysis of the Dependency of Lung Counting efficiency on Specific Anatomy in Selected Physical and Tomographic Phantoms. Health Phys., Vol 95(1), S99, 2008.
  • Mille M, Xu, XG. Fabrication of Human Organs for Realistic Calibration Phantoms by Rapid Prototyping. Health Phys., Vol 95(1), S11, 2008.
  • Na YH, Zhang J, Xu XG. A Mesh-Based Anatomical Deformation Method for Creating Size-adjustable Whole-body Patient Models. Med. Phys., Vol 35(6), 2665, 2008.view view
  • Shi CY, Xu XG, Stabin MG. SAF values for internal photon emitters calculated for the RPI-P pregnant-female models using Monte Carlo methods. Med. Phys. 35(7): 3215-24, 2008. view view
  • Shi CY, Guo BQ, Xu XG. SAF values for internal electron emitters calculated for the RPI-P pregnant-female models using Monte Carlo methods. Med. Phys., Vol 35(6), 2875, 2008. view view
  • Taranenko V and Xu XG. Fluence to Absorbed Foetal Dose Conversion Coefficients For Photons In 50 Kev-10 Gev Calculated Using RPI-P Models. Radiation Protection Dosimetry Advance Access published online on June 2, 2008. doi:10.1093/rpd/ncn163 . view view
  • Taranenko V and Xu XG. Fluence-to-absorbed-dose conversion coefficients for neutron beams from 0.001 eV to 100 GeV calculated for a set of pregnant female and fetus models. Phys. Med. Biol. 53:1425-1446. 2008. view view
  • Xu XG, Zhang JY, and Na YH. Preliminary Data for Mesh-Based Deformable Phantom Development: Is it Possible to Design Person-Specific Phantoms On-demand. The International Conference on Radiation Shielding-11, April 14-17, 2008.
  • Xu XG, Followill D. Out-Of-Field Dosimetry for Secondary Cancer Studies: Past Experience and Future Needs. Med. Phys., Vol 35(6), 2857, 2008.
  • Xu XG, Bednarz B, and Paganetti H. A review of dosimetry studies on external-beam radiation treatment with respect to second cancer induction. Phys. Med. Biol. 53 (2008) R193-R241. view view
  • Xu XG, Na YH, and Zhang T. Design and Test of a PC-Based Portable Three-Dimensional Ultrasound Software System Ultra3D. Computers in Biology and Medicine,Vol 38/2 ,pp 244-251,2008. view view
  • Zhang B, Mille M, and Xu XG. An analysis of dependency of counting efficiency on worker anatomy for in-vivo measurements: whole-body counting. Phys. Med. Biol. 53 (2008) 3463-3475. view view
  • Zhang B, Mille M, Xu XG. Monte-Carlo "Virtual" Calibration of Counting Efficiency for Assessing Patient Internal Radioactivity Burden Using Organ-adjustable RPI Adult Male Phantom. Med. Phys., Vol 35(6), 2780, 2008. view view
  • Zhang BQ, Mille M, and Xu XG. An Analysis of the Dependency of Whole-body Counting Efficiency on Specific Anatomy in Selected BOMAB and Tomographic Phantoms. Health Phys., Vol 95(1), S10, 2008. view view
  • Zhang JY, Na YH, Xu XG. Development of Whole-Body Phantoms Representing An Average Adult Male and Female Using Surface-Geometry Methods. Med. Phys., Vol 35(6), 2875, 2008. view view
  • Zhang JY, Xu XG, Shi CY, Fuss M. Development of A Geometry-Based Respiratory-Motion-Simulating Patient Model for Radiation Dosimetry Using Monte Carlo Methods.Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics, 9(1)1:16-28, 2008. view view
  • Zhang JY, Na YH, Xu XG. Size Adjustable Worker Models For Improved Radiation Protection Dosimetry. Health Phys., Vol 95(1), S50, 2008.view view

2007

  • Bednarz B, Taranenko V, Shi CY, Xu XG. Radiation Safety of Pregnant Patients During Radiation Treatment: A Detailed Modeling of the Accelerator, Patient Anatomy, and Non-target Doses. Med. Phys., Vol 34 (6), 2590, 2007. view view
  • Bednarz B, Taranenko V, Xu XG. Characterization of Activation Products in a Medical Linear Accelerator using Monte Carlo Modeling. Med. Phys., Vol 34 (6), 2469, 2007. view view
  • Bednarz B and Xu XG. The Need for Detailed Monte Carlo studies of Medical Accelerators. Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 96 (395), 2007 view view
  • Bednarz B, Xu XG, Taranenko V. Monte Carlo-based Calculations of Neutron Activation in a Medical Linear Accelerator. Health Phys., Vol 93 (1), S44, 2007 (H. Wade Patterson Best Paper Award from the HPS Accelerator Section). view view
  • Caracappa P and Xu XG. Effects of Marrow Cellularity on Radiation Dose Calculation Using Realistic Anthropomorphic Models. Health Phys., Vol 93 (1), S7, 2007. view view
  • Gu JW and Xu XG. Comparison of X-ray Radiograph between MCNPX and Direct Ray-Tracing Using the VIP-Man Phantom. Health Phys., Vol 93(1),S16, 2007. view view
  • Hanlon J, Bednarz B, Xu XG. A Study of the Impact of X-ray Energy and Angular Distributions Produced from 6- and 18-MV Medical Linear Accelerators on Non-target Exposures. Med. Phys., Vol 34 (6), 2411, 2007.
  • Lin L, Shi CY, Xu XG, Swanson GP, Papanikolaou N. APT4D, an integrated treatment planning platform for 4D radiotherapy. Med. Phys., Vol 34 (6), 2632, 2007.
  • Stabin MG, Xu XG, Segars WP, Rogers JA, Gesner JA, Brill AB, Emmons MA. Improved Phantoms for Internal Dosimetry ¨C Better Realism and Uncertainty Analyses. Health Phys., Vol 93(1), S47, 2007..
  • Stabin MG, Xu XG, Segars WP, Rogers JA, Gesner JA, Brill AB, Emmons MA. Next Generation Pediatric and Pregnant Woman Phantom Series. J Nucl Med., Vol 48 (Suppl 2) 131, 2007.
  • Taranenko V, Zhang JY, Zhang D, Xu XG, Shi CY. Preliminary External Dosimetry Data from a New Set of Mother/Fetus Models. Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 96 (448), 2007 view view
  • Wang B, Xu XG. Measurements of Non-Target Organ Doses Using MOSFET Dosemeters for Selected IMRT and 3DCRT Radiation Treatment Procedures. Radiation Protection Dosimetry (2008), Vol. 128, No. 3, pp. 336–342 view view
  • Wu YC and Xu XG. The Need for Further Development of CAD/MCNP Interface Codes. Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 96 (392-394), 2007. view view
  • Xu XG, Taranenko V, Zhang JY, Zhang D, Shi CY, Stabin MG. Internal dosimetry data from a new set of mother/fetus models. J Nucl Med., Vol 48 (Suppl 2) 131, 2007.
  • Xu XG, Zhang JY, Shi CY. The Need for 4D Monte Carlo Simulations for Radiation Treatment Planning, Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 96 (398), 2007. view view
  • Xu XG, Geuther J, Baker G, Pal S, Danon Y, Lu TM, Ajayan P. Measurements of X-rays from Nanotubes and Nanorods. Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 96 (368), 2007 view view
  • Xu XG, Taranenko V, Zhang JY and Shi CY, A boundary-representation method for designing whole-body radiation dosimetry models: pregnant females at the ends of three gestational periods—RPI-P3, -P6 and -P9,Phys. Med. Biol. 52 (2007) 7023–7044. This paper was rated among 30 and then later 10 of the best and most popular articles from the 550 articles published in Physics in Medicine & Biology. view view
  • Zacharatou-Jarlskog C, Lee C, Bolch W, Xu XG, Paganetti H. Methods of secondary organ equivalent dose calculation for proton therapy. XVth International Conference on the use of Computers in Radiation Therapy, Volume I, 371-375, 2007.
  • Zacharatou Jarlskog C, Lee C, Bolch W, Xu XG, Paganetti H. Different methods of organ equivalent dose scoring in Monte Carlo neutron dose calculations. Med. Phys., Vol 34 (6):2437, 2007.
  • Zacharatou Jarlskog C, Lee C, Bolch W, Xu XG, Paganetti H. Simulation of neutron dose exposure for pediatric proton therapy patients using whole-body age-dependent voxel phantoms. Med. Phys., Vol 34 (6): 2590, 2007.
  • Zaidi H and Xu XG. Computational anthropomorphic models of the human anatomy: The path to realistic Monte Carlo modeling in radiological sciences. Annu. Rev. Biomed. Eng. Vol. 9, 471-500, 2007. view view
  • Zhang D and Xu XG. ALARA Planning and Teaching Tool Based on Virtual-Reality Technologies. Health Phys., Vol 93(1), S8, 2007. view view
  • Zhang JY, Taranenko V, Zhang D, Xu XG, Shi CY. Preliminary External and Internal Dosimetry Data from a new set of mother/fetus models. Health Phys., Vol 93 (1), S40, 2007. view view

2006

  • Bednarz B, Xu XG, Wang B. Measured and Simulated Non-target Whole-body Doses for selected IMRT and 3D-CRT Treatment Plans Med. Phys., Vol 33 (6):2119, 2006.
  • Bednarz B, Xu XG, Wang B. Monte Carlo Modeling of a Medical Linear Accelerator for Secondary Photon and Neutron Calculations. Health Phys., S90(6):S139, 2006.
  • Caracappa P, Xu XG. A Revised Method of Estimating Redbone Marrow Dose in Image-based Computational Models. Health Phys., S90(6):S122, 2006.
  • Furler M, Bednarz B, Xu XG. Exploratory Project to Integrate CAD in MCNP Geometry Modeling. Health Phys., S90(6):S93, 2006.
  • Furler M, Bednarz B, Xu XG. Exploratory Project to Integrate CAD in MCNP Geometry Modeling. Health Phys., S90(6):S121;2006.
  • Hanlon J, Oakley M, Bednarz B, Xu XG, Development of a Patient-Specific Lung Phantom Using 3D Imaging and Rapid Prototyping. Med. Phys., Vol 33 (6), 2086, 2006.
  • Kim CH, Cho SH, Xu XG. Prdc-A Software Package For Personnel Radiation Dose Calculation. Radiation Protection Dosimetry,118(3):243-250, 2006. view view
  • Son IY, Winslow M, Yazici B, Xu XG, Yazici B. X-ray imaging optimization using virtual phantoms and computerized observer modeling. Phys. Med. Biol., 51:4289-4310, 2006. view view
  • Xu XG, Paganetti H. Patient Modeling and Organ Dose Calculations Using Monte Carlo Methods. Med. Phys., Vol 33 (6): 2239, 2006.
  • Xu XG Invited Presentation - Computational Medical Physics: What Roles Can Nuclear Engineers Play. The American Nuclear Society's 14th Biennial Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division (ISBN: 0-7680-1662-2), 54-56, 2006. view view
  • Xu XG, Hanlon J., Oakley M. A Feasibility Study to Fabricate a Lung Phantom from Medical Images and Computer Aided Manufacturing . The American Nuclear Society's 14th Biennial Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division (ISBN: 0-7680-1662-2), 183-185, 2006. view view
  • Xu XG. Invited “Best-Paper” Presentation - Computational Medical Physics: What Roles Can Nuclear Engineers Play? ANS Annual Winter Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, November 12-16, 2006.
  • Xu XG, Bushart S. Virtual-Reality Dose Simulation for Nuclear Power Plants . The American Nuclear Society's 14th Biennial Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division (ISBN: 0-7680-1662-2), 450-451, 2006. view view
  • Xu XG, Bednarz B., Wang B. Measured and Simulated Organ Doses for IMRT and 3DCRT. Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 95 (613-614), 2006.
  • Xu XG, Bushart S., Anderson R. Effective Dose Equivalent for Point Gamma Sources Located 10cm Near The Body. Health Physics, 91(2):108-118, 2006. view view
  • Xu XG. “Chapter 9. Modeling of Human Anatomy for Radiation Dosimetry: An Example of the VIP-Man Model” In “Applied Modeling and Computations in Nuclear Science”. Semkow et al. Eds., Oxford University Press, 2006.
  • Xu XG Recent Progress on the Development of Tomographic Models. (Invited review paper for) Japanese Journal of Health Physics, 41(3): 188-193, 2006.
  • Xu XG, Su H. and Bushart S. The EPRI EDE Calculator - A Software Package for Assessing Effective Dose Equivalent from Hot Particles on the Skin. Health Physics, 91(4):373-378, 2006. view view
  • Zacharatou-Jarlskog C, Jiang H, Lee C, Bolch WE, Xu XG, and Paganetti H. Monte Carlo simulations using whole-body pediatric and adult phantoms as virtual patients to assess secondary organ doses in proton radiation therapy. Med. Phys., Vol 33 (6), 2123, 2006.
  • Zacharatou-Jarlskog C, Lee C, Bolch W, Xu GX, Paganetti H. Calculation of secondary organ doses in proton therapy based on whole-body pediatric and adult phantoms. 11th Geant4 Collaboration Workshop and Users Conference 2006.
  • Zhang JY, Xu XG, Shi CY, Fuss M. Monte Carlo Dose Calculation procedure using a 4D Motion simulating chest model. Med. Phys., Vol 33 (6):2294, 2006.
  • Zhang JY, Xu XG, Shi CY. Preliminary Effort to Include Organ Deformation and Motions in VIP-Man Model. Health Phys., S90(6):S141, 2006
  • Zhang JY, Xu XG, Shi CY Four-dimensional human modeling for respiratory motion and the impact on radiation treatment planning. Chinese Journal of Medical Imaging Technology, 22(9):1301-1305, 2006. view view
  • Zhang J, Bednarz B, Xu XG An Investigation of Voxel Geometries for MCNP-based Radiation Dose Calculations. Operational Radiation Safety, Vol.91 Suppl. 2: S59-S65, 2006.view view

2005

  • Caracappa P, Xu XG Integration Of Computer Aided Design For Monte Carlo Simulations. Proceedings of The Monte Carlo Method: Versatility Unbounded In A Dynamic Computing World. American Nuclear Society, 2005.
  • Caracappa P, Xu XG Integration of Computer Aided Design for Monte Carlo Simulations. Monte Carlo 2005 Topical Meeting. The Monte Carlo Method: Versatility Unbounded In A Dynamic Computing World, Chattanooga, TN, April 17-21, 2005. view view
  • Chao TC, Liu CC, Lee CC, Xu XG. A Diagnostic X-ray Simulator for Out-Patient-Department Examinations. Med. Phys., Vol 32 (6), p1918, 2005.
  • Jiang H, Wang B, Xu XG, Suit H, Paganetti H. Simulation of organ specific secondary neutron dose in proton beam treatments. Med. Phys., Vol 32 (6), p2071, 2005.
  • Jiang H, Paganetti H, Suit H, Wang B, Xu XG A Case Study Of Patient Effective Doses During Proton Radiation Treatment. Monte Carlo 2005 Topical Meeting. The Monte Carlo Method: Versatility Unbounded In A Dynamic Computing World, Chattanooga, TN, April 17-21, 2005. view view
  • Jiang H, Wang B, Xu XG, Suit HD, and Paganetti H. Simulation of organ-specific patient effective dose dueto secondary neutrons in proton radiation treatment. Phys. Med. Biol., 50:4337 - 4353, 2005. view view
  • Jin W, Lim YJ, Xu XG, Singh TP, De S. Improving the Visual Realism of Virtual Surgery. Proceedings of Medicine Meets Virtual Reality Conference 2005 (MMVR13), 227-233, 2005. view view
  • Leone J, Furler M, Oakley M, Caracappa P, Wang B, Xu XG Dose Mapping Using MCNP5 Mesh Tallies. Operational Radiation Safety, 88(2) Suppl. 1: S31-S33, 2005.view view
  • Shi CY, Xu XG. A Method to Model 4D Organs for Monte Carlo Radiation Dosimetry, Med. Phys., Vol 32 (6), p1920, 2005.
  • Wang B, Xu XG. Goldstein M, Xing L. An Efficient Adjoint Monte Carlo Method for Radiation Treatment Planning. Med. Phys., Vol 32 (6), p2071, 2005.
  • Wang B, Xu XG, Jiang H, Paganetti H. Energy Distributions of Proton Interactions in MCNPX and GEANT4 Codes Using a Slab Target. Med. Phys., Vol 32 (6), p2029, 2005.
  • Wang B, Goldstein M, Xu XG, Sahoo N. Adjoint Monte Carlo Method for Prostate External Photon Beam Treatment Planning: An Application to 3-D Patient Anatomy. Phys. Med. Biol., 50:923-935, 2005. view view
  • Wang B, Xu XG, and Kim CH. Monte Carlo Study of MOSFET Dosemeter Characteristics: Dose Dependence on Photon Energy, Direction and Dosemeter Composition. Radiat. Prot. Dosim., 113(1):40-46, 2005. view view
  • Wang B, Xu XG , Goorley T, Bozkurt A. The Use Of MCNP Code For An Extremely Large Voxel Model Vip-Man. Monte Carlo 2005 Topical Meeting. The Monte Carlo Method: Versatility Unbounded In A Dynamic Computing World? Chattanooga, TN, April 17-21, 2005. view view
  • Wang B, Xu XG, Jiang H., Paganetti H. Comparison Of Geant4 And MCNPX For Proton Radiation Treatment Simulations. Monte Carlo 2005 Topical Meeting. The Monte Carlo Method: Versatility Unbounded In A Dynamic Computing World, Chattanooga, TN, April 17-21, 2005. view view
  • Wang B, Xu XG, Goldstein M, Xing L. Modeling of PTV and OARs for Adjoint Monte Carlo Treatment Planning. Monte Carlo 2005 Topical Meeting. The Monte Carlo Method: Versatility Unbounded In A Dynamic Computing World, Chattanooga, TN, April 17-21, 2005. view view
  • Winslow M, Xu XG, Son IY, Yazici B. Optimization of radiographic imaging using simulated radiography and electronic observers. Med. Phys., Vol 32 (6), p2079, 2005.
  • Winslow M, Xu XG, Yazici B. Development of a Simulator for Radiographic Image Optimization. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 78(3):179-190, 2005. view view
  • Wang JL, Bai J, Luo JW, XU XG Monte Carlo Method and 3-D Digital Human Model Applied to Quality Assurance of the Radiotherapy Planning. ACTA Biophysica Sinica, 21(3):221-226, 2005. view view
  • Xu XG, Wang B. An Experimental Comparison of Whole-body Photon Doses for IMRT and 3D-CRT. Med. Phys., Vol 32 (6), p1991, 2005.
  • Xu XG. The Effective Dose Equivalent and Effective Dose for Hot Particles on the Skin. Health Physics, 89(1):53-70, 2005. view view
  • Xu XG. Effective dose for patients unvergoing coronary and femoral intravascular radiotherapy involving and HDR 192Ir source Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 115(1-4):289-293, 2005. view view
  • Xu XG. “EPRI EDE Hot Particle Calculator, Version 1.0.” Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI-1011738), 2005.
  • Xu XG, Chao TC, and Bozkurt. Comparison of effective doses from various monoenergetic particles based on the stylised and the VIP_Man tomographic models. Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 115(1-4):530-535, 2005. view view
  • Xu XG and Shi CY. Preliminary Development Of A 4d Anatomical Model For Monte Carlo Simulations. Monte Carlo 2005 Topical Meeting. The Monte Carlo Method: Versatility Unbounded In A Dynamic Computing World. Chattanooga, TN, April 17-21, 2005. view view
  • Xu XG. Stylized Vs Tomographic: Experience At RPI Based On The Vip-Man And Pregnant Woman Models. Monte Carlo 2005 Topical Meeting. The Monte Carlo Method: Versatility Unbounded In A Dynamic Computing World, Chattanooga, TN, April 17-21, 2005. view view
  • Zhang T, Xu XG. A PC-based 3-dimensional Ultrasound Software Package. Med. Phys., Vol 32 (6), p1917, 2005.

2004

  • Bozkurt A and Xu XG Fluence-to-dose conversion coefficients for monoenergetic proton beams based on the VIP-Man anatomical model. Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 112(2):219-235, 2004. view view
  • Chao TC and Xu XG S-values calculated from a tomographic head/brain model for brain imaging. Phys. Med. Biol., 49:4971-4984, 2004 view view
  • Kim C-H, Lee S-H, Wang B, Xu XG Radiological Characterization of Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistor Dosimeter. Functional Materials, 11(1):183-185, 2004. view view
  • Shi CY, Xu XG. SAFs for Internal Electrons Using a Tomographic Pregnant Woman Model. ANS Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, June 13-17, 2004.
  • Shi CY, Xu XG. Skin Dose Depth Profiles for Monoenergetic Point Gamma Sources. ANS Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, June 13-17, 2004.
  • Shi CY, Xu XG and Stabin MG. Specific Absorbed Fractions Calculated from a Tomographic Model of Pregnant Woman for Internal Photon Emitters Using Monte Carlo Method. Health Physics, 87(5): 507-511, 2004. view view
  • Shi CY and Xu XG Development of a 30-Week-Pregnant Female Tomographic Model from CT-images for Monte Carlo Organ Dose Calculations. Med. Phys., 31(9):2491-2497, 2004. view view
  • Shi CY and Xu XG SAFs for Internal Electrons Using a Tomographic Pregnant Woman Model. American Nuclear Society Transactions, 90:503-504, 2004. view view
  • Shi CY and Xu XG Skin Dose Depth Profiles for Monoenergetic Point Gamma Sources. American Nuclear Society Transactions, 90:505-506, 2004. view view
  • Shi CY, Xu XG, Bai J. Development of a tomographic model for a pregnant woman and its application in nuclear medicine. Chinese Journal of Medical Imaging Technology, 20(8):1267-1272, 2004. view view
  • Wang B, Xu XG. A Monte Carlo CT Model of the Rando Phantom. ANS Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, June 13-17, 2004.
  • Wang B, Shi CY, Xu XG. Calculations of organ doses in RANDO anthropomorphic phantom using the BEAM code and Monte Carlo method. Health Phys. S86(6): S152, 2004.
  • Wang B, Shi CY, Xu XG, Goldstein M, Sahoo N. Adjoint Monte Carlo method for prostate external photon beam treatment planning: An application to 3-D patient anatomy. Monte Carlo Workshop at McGill University. May 3rd, 2004
  • Wang B, Kim CH and Xu XG. Monte Carlo modeling of a High-Sensitivity MOSFET Dosimeter for Low- and Medium-Energy Photon Sources. Med. Phys., 31(5):1003-1008, 2004. view view
  • Wang B, Xu XG and Kim CH. A Monte Carlo CT Model of the Rando Phantom. American Nuclear Society Transactions, 90:473-474, 2004. view view
  • Winslow M, Xu XG Huda W, Ogden KM, Scalzetti EM. Monte Carlo Simulations of Patient X-ray Images. ANS Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, June 13-17, 2004.
  • Winslow M, Xu XG, Huda W, Ogden KM, Scalzetti EM. Analysis of particle number and statistical error on the quality of the Monte Carlo simulated chest x-ray scattering pattern. Med. Phys., Vol 31 (6), p1811, 2004.
  • Winslow M, Xu XG, Huda W, Ogden KM. Study of X-ray Scattering Using Monte Carlo Method and the VIP-Man Anatomical Model. Health Phys. S86(6): S215, 2004.
  • Winslow M, Huda W, Xu XG, Chao TC, Shi CY, Ogden KM and Scalzetti EM. Use of the VIP-Man Model to Calculate Energy Imparted and Effective Dose for X-ray Examinations. Health Physics, 86(2):174-182, 2004. view view
  • Winslow M, Xu XG, Huda W, Ogden KM, Scalzetti EM. Monte Carlo Simulations of Patient X-ray Images. American Nuclear Society Transactions, 90:459-460, 2004. view view
  • Xu XG. EDE for Co-60 Hot Particle on Skin. ANS Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, June 13-17, 2004. view view
  • Xu XG. Chao TC. S-Values for VIP-Man Head/Brain Model. Health Phys. S86(6): S145, 2004.
  • Xu XG. Effective Dose For Patients Undergoing Femoral Intravascular Radiotherapy Involving Ir-192 Source. Presented at International Conferences on Radiation Shielding and Radiation Protection (ICRS-10/RPS 2004), Pestana Carlton Park Hotel, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, May 9-14, 2004.
  • Xu XG, Chao TC, Bozkurt A. Comparison of Effective Doses from Various Monoenergetic Particle Based On the Stylized and the VIP-Man Tomographic Models. Presented at International Conferences on Radiation Shielding and Radiation Protection (ICRS-10/RPS 2004), Pestana Carlton Park Hotel, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, May 9-14, 2004.
  • Xu XG. Al-Ghamdi A. Photon Fluence and Effective Dose from Spectral Information Obtained by an HPGe Gamma Spectrometer. Presented at International Conferences on Radiation Shielding and Radiation Protection (ICRS-10/RPS 2004), Pestana Carlton Park Hotel, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, May 9-14, 2004.
  • Xu XG. The Latest Data on Effective Dose (Equivalent) for Hot Particles on the Skin. Presented at International Conferences on Radiation Shielding and Radiation Protection (ICRS-10/RPS 2004), Pestana Carlton Park Hotel, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, May 9-14, 2004.
  • Xu XG. A Software for Reporting Effective Dose Equivalent from Gamma-Emitting Hot Particles. Health Phys. S86(6): S152, 2004.
  • Xu XG EDE for Co-60 Hot Particle on Skin. American Nuclear Society Transactions, 90:507-508, 2004.
  • Xu XG. “Implementing the EPRI Effective Dose Equivalent (EDE) Methodology for Discrete Radioactive Particles on the Skin.” Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI-1002823), 2004.
  • Zhang T, Xu XG, Chen XL. A Software Package For Portable Three-Dimensional Ultrasound Imaging. Presented at Second IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 04), the Marriott Crystal Gateway, Arlington, Virginia, USA, April 15-18, 2004. view view
  • Zhang T, Xu XG, Chen X. A Software Package for Portable Three-Dimensional Ultrasound Imaging. 2004 IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: From Nano to Macro, 539-542, 2004.
  • Zhang T, Su H, Shi CY, Xu XG, Chen XL, Luo JQ. Design and Implementation of 3D Ultrasound System and Its Diagnostic Applications. Chinese Journal of Medical Imaging Technology, 20(5):792-797, 2004.

2003

  • Al-Ghamdi A, Kim C, Xu XG. Assessment of Organ Doses and Radiation Activation at an Electron Accelerator Facility. Health Physics. S84(6): S152, 2003.
  • Al-Ghamdi A and Xu XG. Estimating the Depth of Embedded Contaminants from In-Situ Gamma Spectroscopic Measurements. Health Physics, 84(5):632-636, 2003. view view
  • Kelly J, Xu XG. Implementation Of The Use Of Effective Dose Equivalent In External Dose Assessments. Health Phys. S84(6): S191, 2003.
  • Shi CY, Xu XG, Kim CH, Ogden KM, Huda W. Development Of A Pregnant Woman Tomographic Model From CT Data. Health Phys. S84(6): S177, 2003.
  • Wang B, C. H. Kim, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Modeling of the MOSFET Dosimeter and its Application. Trans. Am. Nucl., 88:218-220, 2003. view view
  • Wang B, Kim C, Xu XG. Monte Carlo Modeling of the MOSFET Dosimeter and Its Application. American Nuclear Society Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA, Summer 2003.
  • Wang B, Kim CH, Xu XG, Lee JW. Preliminary study of real-time effective dose measurement using MOSFET dosimeters. Health Phys. S84(6): S192, 2003.
  • Wang B, Xu XG, Kim CH. Characterization of MOSFET Dosimeters Using Measurements and Monte Carlo Modeling. Invited presentation for The Eighth Annual Meeting of the Council on Ionizing Radiation Measurements and Standards (CIRMS), Gaithersburg, Maryland, October 27-29, 2003.
  • Winslow M, Huda W, Xu XG, Ogden KM, Scalzetti EM. Use of a virtual human phantom to generate dose and image quality data. Med Phys. Vol 30 (6), p1353, 2003.
  • Winslow M, Xu XG, Shi CY, Chao TC, Kim CH, Huda W, Ogden KM. Scalzetti EM.. Application of VIP-Man Tomographic Model for X-ray Imaging Quality Study. Health Physics. S84(6): S258, 2003.
  • Xu XG and TC Chao. Calculations of Specific Absorbed Fractions of the Gi-Tract Using a Realistic Whole Body Tomogpaphic Model. Cancer Biotherapy and Radiopharmaceuticals, 18(3):431-436, 2003. view view

2002

  • Al-Ghamdi A, Xu XG. A Simple Method in Determining Radiological Contamination Depth. Health Phys., S82(6): S120, 2002.
  • Chao TC, Xu XG. Application Of VIP-Man Anatomical Model For Internal Dosimtry. The Seventh International Radiopharmaceutical Dosimetry Symposium, Nashville, TN, USA, April 17-19, 2002.
  • Shi CY, Zhang T, Chao TC, Xu XG. Development of Voxelized Fetal Models for Monte Carlo Dosimetry using 3D Ultrasound Imaging. Health Physics. S82(6): S121, 2002.
  • Wang B, Al-Ghamdi A, Xu XG. Experience in Teaching Monte Carlo Method to Undergraduate NE/HP Students at Rensselaer. Health Phys. S82(6): S133, 2002.
  • Winslow M, Xu XG. Selection of Radioactive Seeds in Intravascular Brachytherapy: Clinical and Safety Issues. Health Physics. S82(6): S132, 2002.
  • Xu XG. Anatomical Modeling Using Images From The Visible Human Project. The Chinese Korean And Japanese Conference on Medical Information, Beijing, China, August 1, 2002.
  • Xu XG, Zeng J, Real-time Fusion of 3D Ultrasound and 3D Prostate Cancer Atlas For Improved Needle Biopsy. Med. Phys. Vol 29 (8), p1946, 2002.
  • Xu XG. A Proposal For Virtual Reality Dose Simulation Using Image-Based Deformable Anatomical Modeling And Dynamic Monte Carlo Method. Health Phys. S82(6): S142, 2002.
  • Xu XG. Conversion Coeffients Based on VIP-Man Anatomical Model and EGS4-VLSI Mode for Monoenergetical Photon Beams from 10 keV to 10 MeV- Response to Zankl and Petoussi-Henss. Health Physics 82(2):255-256, 2002.
  • Xu, XG, Chao TC, Bozkurt A. A Male Radiation Worker Model Developed From Transverse Color Images Of The Visible Human Project. Proceedings of The Fourth Visible Human Conference, Keystone, Colorado, October 17-19, 2002.
  • Xu XG, Chao TC, Shi CY and Zhang T. A Segmented Adult Male Anatomical Model Developed from Color Images of the Visible Human Project for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering Simulations (Chinese version). Chinese Fundamental Science Magazine, 6:25-35, 2002. view view

2001

  • Al-Ghamdi A, Xu XG. Development of a Method for Converting In-Situ Gamma Spectra to Organ Doses. Health Phys., S80 (6): S97; 2001.
  • Bozkurt A, Chao TC, Xu XG. Fluence-to-Dose Conversion Coefficients Based on the VIP-Man Anatomical Model and MCNPX Code for Monoenergetic Neutron Beams Above 20 MeV. Health Physics, 81(2):184-202, 2001. view view
  • Chao TC, Xu XG. Specific Absorbed Fractions from the Image-Based VIP-Man Body Model and EGS4-VLSI Monte Carlo Code: Internal Electron Emitters. Phys. Med. Biol., 46:901-927, 2001. view view
  • Chao TC, Bozkurt A, Xu XG. Conversion Coefficients Based on VIP-Man Anatomical Model and EGS4-VLSI Code for Monoenergetic Photon Beams from 10 keV to 10 MeV. Health Physics, 81(2):163-183, 2001. + Correction view view
  • Chao TC, Bozkurt A, Xu XG. Organ Dose Conversion Coefficients for 0.1-10 MeV Electrons Calculated for the VIP-Man Tomographic Model. Health Physics, 81(2):203-214, 2001. view view
  • Chao TC, Xu XG. Calculation of Specific Absorbed Fraction For Source in Gastrointestinal Tract. Health Phys., S80(6): S125; 2001.
  • Chen Q, Jiang Z, Xu XG, Zhang XC. Terahertz imaging with a dynamic aperture. UEO Topical Meeting, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, 2001.
  • Chen Q, Jiang Z, Xu XG, Zhang XC. Terahertz wave imaging with a dynamic aperture. In Ultrafast Electronics and Optoelectronics, Y.K. Chen,W. Konx, and M. Rodwell, Eds, OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series. 49, 84. 2001.
  • Shi CY, Chao TC, Xu XG. Beam Characterization of a Clinical Accelerator. Health Phys., S80 (6): S108; 2001.
  • Zhang T, Bozkurt A, Chao TC, Xu XG. Studying the Effects of the Surrounding Media and Source Distance to the Absorbed Organ Dose Using the Image-based VIP-Man Anatomical Model and the Monte Carlo Method. Health Phys., S80(6):S101; 2001.

2000

  • Bozkurt A, Chao TC, Xu XG Fluence-to-Dose Conversion Coefficients from Monoenergetic Neutron Beams Below 20 MeV Based on the VIP-Man Anatomical Model. Phys. Med. Biol., 45:3059-3079, 2000. view view
  • Bozkurt A, Xu XG. Organ Dose Calculations for High Energy Protons Using Anthropomorphic Phantoms. Health Phys. S76(6): S111; 1999.
  • Bozkurt A, Chao TC, Xu XG. Assessment of Fluence-to-Organ-Dose Conversion Coefficients for Neutrons and Protons Calculated from Image-Based VIP-Man Anatomical Model. Health Phys. S78(6): S92; 2000.
  • Caracappa PF, Ryan RM, Xu XG. Determination of Patient Dose from Computer Tomography Examination. Health Phys. S78(6): S120; 2000.
  • Chao TC, Bozkurt A, Xu XG. Calculation of Specific Absorbed Fractions using Image-Based VIP-Man Anatomical Model and Monte Carlo Method for Internal Photon and Electron Emitters. Health Phys. S78(6): S97; 2000.
  • Chen Q, Jiang Z, Xu XG, Zhang XC. Near-Field Terahertz Imaging with a Dynamic Aperture. Optics Letters, 25(15):1122-1124, 2000. view view
  • Jiang Z, Xu XG, Zhang XC. Improvement of THz Imaging with Dynamic Subtraction Technique. Applied Optics, 39(17):2982-2987, 2000. view view
  • Ni J, Block RC, Xu XG. Photon Activation Analysis: A Proof of Principle Using an NIST Sediment Standard and an Electron Accelerator. Applied Radiation and Isotopes, V53:535-540, 2000. view view
  • Ni J, Xu XG, Block, RC. Photon Activation Analysis for River Sediment Sample Using a 60 MeV Linear Electron Accelerator. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry. 245(3):501-501, 2000. view view
  • Ni J, Xu XG, Block RC, Bopp R. Study of Sediment Samples Using Instrumental Photon Activation Multi-Elemental Analysis. International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry, 78(2):117-129, 2000.
  • Xu XG, Sahoo N, Chen D. A Segmented Adult Male Anatomical Model Developed From Color Images Of The Visible Human Project For Medical Physics And Biomedical Engineering Simulations. Med. Phys. 27 (6): 1175; 2000.
  • Xu XG, Chao TC, Caracappa PF, Ryan RM, Sahoo N, Chen D. Development and Application of VIP-Man, An Image-Based Anatomical Model, for Health and Medical Physics Dosimetry. Health Phys. S78(6): S100; 2000.
  • Xu XG, Chao TC, Bozkurt A. VIP-MAN: An Image-Based Whole-body Adult Male Model Constructed from Color Photographs of the Visible Human Project for Multi-Particle Monte Carlo Calculations. Heath Phys, 78(5):476-486, 2000. view view

1999

  • Chao TC, Xu XG. Comparison of MCNP 4B and EGS4 for Dose Calculations in Small Voxelized targets. Health Phys. S76(6):S107; 1999.
  • Chen Q, Jiang Z, Xu, XG, Zhang XC, Applications of Terahertz Time-Domain Measurement on Paper Currencies. Optics & Photonics News, 10(11):40, 1999.
  • Chen Q, Jiang Z, Xu XG, Zhang XC. Application of THz time-domain measurement on paper currencies. PDA6, Postdeadline paper, CLEO Pacific Rim' 99, Seoul, Korea, Sept. 2, 1999.
  • Naessens EP, Xu XG. A Non-Destructive Method to Determine the Depth of Radionuclides in Materials In-Situ. Health Physics, 77(1):76-88, 1999. view view
  • Ni J, Xu XG, Block RC. Photon Activation Analysis at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Presented at the 4th Topical Meeting on Industrial Radiation and Radioisotope Measurement Applications, Raleigh, NC, USA, October 3-7, 1999. view view
  • Xu XG, Chao TC, Eckerman KF. Organ dose calculations using Monte Carlo Method and Realistic Voxel Phantom. Med. Phys. 26 (6): 1175; 1999.
  • Xu XG, Chao TC, Eckerman KF. Development of Realistic Body Models for Organ Dose calculations. HPS Annual Summer Meeting. Health Phys. S76(6): S160; 1999.
  • Xu XG, Naessens E. Characterization of Contamination Depth in Concrete Structures in Situ. Health Phys. S76(6): S109; 1999.

1998

  • Chao TC, Xu XG. The Inter-comparison And Standardization Of Anthropomorphic Phantoms For Monte Carlo Simulations. Health Phys. S74(6):S37; 1998.
  • Naessens E, Xu XG. A Non-Invasive Technique For Determining Contaminant Depth In Materials In-Situ. Health Phys. S74(6): S25; 1998.

1997

  • Minter K, Xu XG. The Development And Implementation Of An Environmental And Energy Engineering Course At RPI. Health Phys. S72(6): S29;1997.
  • Reece WD, Xu XG. Determining Effective Dose Equivalent for External Photon Radiation: Assessing Effective Dose Equivalent from Personal Dosemeter Readings. Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 69(3):167-178, 1997.
  • Xu XG. Design Of A Detector System For Measuring Contamination Depth. Health Physics. S72(6): S6; 1997.
  • Xu XG. Possible Nondestructive Method for Determining Contamination Depth Profile. American Nuclear Society Transactions, 76:18-19, 1997.
  • Xu XG. Assessment of Effective Dose Equivalent-Response to Zankl and Drexler. Health Physics, 72(3):487, 1997.

1996

  • Minter K, Xu XG. A Study of the Angular Response of Personal Dosimeters and Their Conceptual Design. Health Phys. S70(6):S17, 1996.
  • Sitek M, Gierga D, Xu XG. A Comparison of the Angular Dependence of Effective Dose and Effective Dose Equivalent. Health Phys. S70 (6):S16, 1996.
  • Xu XG, Reece WD. Sex-Specific Tissue Weighting Factors for Effective Dose Equivalent Calculations. Health Physics, 70(1):81-86, 1996. view view

1995

  • Reece WD, Poston JW, Xu XG. “Assessment of the Effective Dose Equivalent For External Photon Radiation: Calculational Techniques for External Effective Dose Equivalent from Dosimeter Readings.” Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI-TR-101909-V2), 1995.
  • Xu XG, Reece WD, Poston JW. A Study of the Angular Dependence Problem in Effective Dose Equivalent Assessment. Health Physics, 68(2):214-224, 1995.

1994

  • Reece WD, Poston JW, Xu XG. Determining the Effective Dose Equivalent for External Photon Radiation: Calculational Results for Beam and Point Source Geometries. Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 55:5-21, 1994.
  • Xu XG, Reece WD, Poston JW. Angular Dependent Problem in Effective Dose Equivalent Assessment. Health Phys. S66(6):S11;1994.
  • Xu XG, Reece WD, Poston JW. A Set of Angular Dependent Fluence-to-Effective-Dose-Equivalent Conversion Factors for Photon Beams. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Radiation Shielding, 1181-1187, Arlington, Texas, 1994.

1993

  • Reece WD, Poston JW, Xu XG. “Assessment of Effective Dose Equivalent For External Photon Radiation: Calculational Results for Beam and Point Source Geometries.” Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI-3099-10), 1993.
  • Xu XG, Reece WD, Poston JW. The Algorithm for Assessing Effective Dose Equivalent From External Photon Exposures. Health Phys. S64(6):S16;1993.

1992

  • Xu XG, Reece WD. The Assessment of Effective Dose Equivalent From External Photon Exposures. Health Phys. S62(6):S41;1992.

1991

  • Meriwether JR, Xu XG, Lee R, Shue, W, Broussard M, Burns SF, Thompson RH, Beck JN. Pb-210 Chronologies of Recent Sediments in Tidal Lakes of the Chenier Marshes of Louisiana. Proceedings of the Radionuclides in the Study of Marine Processes, 1991.

1990

  • Meriwether JR, Xu XG, Beck JN, Burns SF, Thompson RH. The Determination of Sedimentation Rates in North Lake, Louisiana, using 210Pb and 137Cs. Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference on Bioassay, Analytical and Environmental Radiochemistry, October 1990.