The Impact of Nano-Sized Gold Particles on the Target Dose Enhancement Based on Photon Beams Using by Monte Carlo Method

Hossein Khosravi; Armita Mahdavi; Faezeh Rahmani; Ahmad Ebadi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , October 2016, , Pages 84-89

  Objective(s): In this study we evaluate the impact of the different aspects of Gold Nano-Particles (GNPs) on the target absorptive Dose Enhancement Factor (DEF) during external targeted radiotherapy with photon beams ranging from kilovolt to megavolt energies using Monte Carlo simulation. Methods: ...  Read More

Gel dosimetry: The effect of gold nanoparticles on the dose enhancement in the external radiation therapy

Hossein Khosravi; Faezeh Rahmani; Bijan Hashemi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2016, , Pages 31-38

  Background: Normoxic type MAGICA gel dosimeters are established for dose quantification in three dimensions for radiotherapy. Objective(s): The ability of MAGICA polymer gel was assessed by experimental measurements method for studying the effect of gold nanoparticles (GNPs) in dose enhancement under ...  Read More