Fast Monte Carlo simulations for proton PBS

List of publications related to MCsquare

Development and validation:

Fast multipurpose Monte Carlo simulation for proton therapy using multi- and many-core CPU architectures.
Souris K., Lee J. A., Sterpin E.
Medical physics, 43(4), 1700-1712. (2016)

Experimental assessment of proton dose calculation accuracy in inhomogeneous media.
Sorriaux J., Testa M., Paganetti H., de Xivry J. O., Lee J. A., Traneus E., Souris K., Sterpin E.
Physica Medica, 38, 10-15. (2017)

Validation and clinical implementation of an accurate Monte Carlo code for pencil beam scanning proton therapy.
Huang S., Kang M., Souris K., Ainsley C., Solberg T. D., McDonough J. E., Simone C. B., Lin, L.
Journal of applied clinical medical physics, 19(5), 558-572. (2018)

Validation and application of a fast Monte Carlo algorithm for assessing the clinical impact of approximations in analytical dose calculations for pencil beam scanning proton therapy
Huang S., Souris K., Li S., Kang M., Barragan A. M., Janssens G., Lin A., Garver A., Ainsley C., Taylor P., Xiao Y., Lin L.
Medical Physics. (2018)

Applications:

Performance of a hybrid Monte Carlo‐Pencil Beam dose algorithm for proton therapy inverse planning.
Barragán Montero A. M., Souris K., Sanchez‐Parcerisa D., Sterpin E., Lee J. A.
Medical physics, 45(2), 846-862. (2018)

Patient-specific bolus for range shifter air gap reduction in intensity-modulated proton therapy of head-and-neck cancer studied with Monte Carlo based plan optimization.
Michiels S., Barragán A. M., Souris K., Poels K., Crijns W., Lee J. A., Sterpin E., Nuyts S., Haustermans K., Depuydt T.
Radiotherapy and Oncology, 128(1), 161-166. (2018)