Wei Liu, Ph.D.

  1. Radiation Oncology Medical Physicist

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  • Proton therapy, intensity-modulated proton therapy
  • Robust optimization, 4D robust optimization
  • Adaptive re-planning
  • Image guided radiation therapy
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Brain cancer
  1. 2007
    PhD - Plasma PhysicsPrinceton University
  2. 2004
    MA - Plasma PhysicsPrinceton University
  3. 2002
    ME - Electrical EngineeringUniversity of Science and Technology of China
  4. 1999
    BS - Applied PhysicsUniversity of Science and Technology of China

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    John S. Laughlin Young Scientist AwardAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  2. 2017
    Editor's Choice of Medical PhysicsMedical Physics
  3. 2013
    Cancer Research Career Development AwardFraternal Order of Eagles
  4. 2012
    NIH/NCI Career Award (K25)National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
  5. 2012
    NIH Early Career Reviewer (ECR)National Institutes of Health
  6. 2012
    Liu LimitUniversity of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  7. 2010
    G. K. Walters FellowshipRice University
  8. 2004
    Thomas Stix' 54 Plasma Physics PrizePrinceton University
  9. 2002
    Princeton Science and Engineering FellowshipPrinceton University
  10. 2000
    Guanghua Educational Foundation ScholarshipUniversity of Science and Technology of China
  11. 1998
    Liu Yongling ScholarshipUniversity of Science and Technology of China
  12. 1995
    Excellent Student Scholarship PrizeUniversity of Science and Technology of China
  13. 1994
    Xinghe ScholarshipUniversity of Science and Technology of China

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    MemberAlumni Committee of Phoenix, Princeton University
  2. 2018 - 2019
    MemberResearch Grants Evaluation Subcommittee, American Society for Radiation Oncology
  3. 2018
    MemberBoard of Associate Editor, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
  4. 2018
    MemberResearch Committee, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
  5. 2018 - present
    MemberOffice of Augmented Human Intelligence Advisory Group, Mayo Clinic
  6. 2017 - present
    MemberResearch Subcommittee - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  7. 2017 - present
    MemberAward Selection Subcommittee, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
  8. 2017 - present
    MemberWorking Group on Particle Therapy, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
  9. 2016 - present
    MentorDiversity Recruitment through Education and Mentoring Program, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
  10. 2015 - present
    MemberScientific Committee of Medical Physics Program, University of Science and Technology of China
  11. 2015 - present
    Session ModeratorAnnual Meeting, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  12. 2015 - present
    Session ChairAnnual Meeting, The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
  13. 2014
    MemberScientific Committee, North America 2014 Annual Meeting, Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group
  14. 2014 - present
    MemberResearch Executives Committee, Department of Radiation Oncology
  15. 2014 - present
    DiplomatAmerican Board of Radiology
  16. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Radiation Oncology
  17. 2013 - present
    MemberLung Research Sub-Committee, Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group
  18. 2013 - present
    MemberThe Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
  19. 2011 - present
    ReviewerAnnual Meeting, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  20. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  21. 2002 - 2010
    MemberAmerican Physical Society
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Publications

Research activities

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