Yixiu Kang, Ph.D.

  1. Radiation Oncology Medical Physicist

Publicaciones

  1. Kang Y, Shen J, Bues M, Hu Y, Liu W, Ding X. Technical Note: Clinical modeling and validation of breast tissue expander metallic ports in a commercial treatment planning system for proton therapy. Med Phys. 2021 Sep 14 Epub 2021 Sept 14
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  2. Hu Y, Ding X, Shen J, Bues M, Liu W, Kang Y, Leng S, Yu L. Feasibility of using megavoltage computed tomography to reduce proton range uncertainty: A simulation study. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2021 Mar; 22 (3):131-140 Epub 2021 Feb 20
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  3. Shen J, Ding X, Hu Y, Kang Y, Liu W, Deng W, Bues M. Technical Note: Comprehensive evaluation and implementation of two independent methods for beam monitor calibration for proton scanning beam. Med Phys. 2019 Dec; 46 (12):5867-5875 Epub 2019 Oct 31
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  4. Kang Y, Shen J, Liu W, Taylor PA, Mehrens HS, Ding X, Hu Y, Tryggestad E, Keole SR, Schild SE, Wong WW, Fatyga M, Bues M. Impact of planned dose reporting methods on Gamma pass rates for IROC lung and liver motion phantoms treated with pencil beam scanning protons. Radiat Oncol. 2019 Jun 17; 14 (1):108 Epub 2019 June 17
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  5. Liu C, Schild SE, Chang JY, Liao Z, Korte S, Shen J, Ding X, Hu Y, Kang Y, Keole SR, Sio TT, Wong WW, Sahoo N, Bues M, Liu W. Impact of Spot Size and Spacing on the Quality of Robustly Optimized Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy Plans for Lung Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Jun 1; 101 (2):479-489 Epub 2018 Feb 14
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  6. Shen J, Tryggestad E, Younkin JE, Keole SR, Furutani KM, Kang Y, Herman MG, Bues M. Technical Note: Using experimentally determined proton spot scanning timing parameters to accurately model beam delivery time. Med Phys. 2017 Oct; 44 (10):5081-5088 Epub 2017 Aug 30
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  7. Zheng Y, Kang Y, Zeidan O, Schreuder N. An end-to-end assessment of range uncertainty in proton therapy using animal tissues. Phys Med Biol. 2016 Nov 21; 61 (22):8010-8024 Epub 2016 Oct 25
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  8. Ding X, Zheng Y, Zeidan O, Mascia A, Hsi W, Kang Y, Ramirez E, Schreuder N, Harris B. A novel daily QA system for proton therapy. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2013; 14(2):4058. Epub 2013 Mar 04.
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  9. Kang Y, Zhang X, Chang JY, Wang H, Wei X, Liao Z, Komaki R, Cox JD, Balter PA, Liu H, Zhu XR, Mohan R, Dong L. 4D Proton treatment planning strategy for mobile lung tumors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007 Mar 01; 67: (3)906-14.
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  10. Zhu XR, Kang Y, Gillin MT. Measurements of in-air output ratios for a linear accelerator with and without the flattening filter. Med Phys. 2006 Oct; 33: (10)3723-33.
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  11. Chang JY, Zhang X, Wang X, Kang Y, Riley B, Bilton S, Mohan R, Komaki R, Cox JD. Significant reduction of normal tissue dose by proton radiotherapy compared with three-dimensional conformal or intensity-modulated radiation therapy in Stage I or Stage III non-small-cell lung cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2006 Jul 15; 65: (4)1087-96.
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  12. Mohan R, Zhang X, Wang H, Kang Y, Wang X, Liu H, Ang KK, Kuban D, Dong L. Use of deformed intensity distributions for on-line modification of image-guided IMRT to account for interfractional anatomic changes. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2005 Mar 15; 61: (4)1258-66.
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  13. Kang Y, Antonuk LE, El-mohri Y, Hu L, Li Y, Sawant A, Su Z, Wang Y, Yamamoto J, Zhao Q. Examination of PbI2 and HbI2 photoconductive materials for direct detection, active matrix, flat-panel imagers for diagnostic x-ray imaging. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science.2005;52(1)38-45.
  14. Kang Y, Ingram DC. Properties of amorphous GaNx prepared by ion beam assisted deposition at room temperature. Journal of Applied Physics.2003;93(7)3954-62.
  15. Kang Y, Zhao W, Wang Y, Zhang L, Yu FC. Formation of special shaped carrier distribution by MeV multi-enegery boron ion implantation into crystal silicon. Chinese Journal of Semiconductors.1995;16(10)772-8.
  16. Yan J, Li Z, Bai C, Yang WS, Wang Y, Zhao W, Kang Y, Yu FC, Zhai P, Tang X. Scanning tunneling microscopy investigation of graphite surface damage induced by gold-ion bombardment. Journal of Applied Physics.1994;75(3)1390-5.
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