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Peer-reviewed publications

8) P. Chaudhary et al. Radiobiology Experiments With Ultra-high Dose Rate Laser-Driven Protons: Methodology and State-of-the-Art, Frontiers in Physics, 8 April 2021.

7) D.Poppinga et al. VHEE beam dosimetry at CERN Linear Electron Accelerator for Research under ultra-high dose rate conditions, Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express, December 2020.

6) R.Kranzer et al. Ion collection efficiency of ionization chambers in ultra‐high dose‐per‐pulse electron beams, Medical Physics, November 2020.

5) K. Kokurewicz et al. Dosimetry for New Radiation Therapy Approaches Using High Energy Electron Accelerators, Frontiers in Physics, November 2020.

4) A. Schüller et al. The European Joint Research Project UHDpulse – Metrology for advanced radiotherapy using particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates, Physica Medica, November 2020.

3) A. Bourgouin et al. Calorimeter for Real-Time Dosimetry of Pulsed Ultra-High Dose Rate Electron Beam, Frontiers in Physics, October 2020.

2) F. Romano et al. Challenges in dosimetry of particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates, Journal of Physics: Conference series, October 2020.

1) M. McManus et al. The challenge of ionisation chamber dosimetry in ultra-short pulsed high dose-rate Very High Energy Electron beams, Scientific Reports, June 2020.


Oral presentations

27) Dosimetry for ultra-high dose rate radiotherapy with electron beams (A. Schüller), Strathclyde Virtual Workshop Ultra-high Dose Rate Radiotherapy, September 2021.

26) Dosimetry for FLASH radiotherapy with electron beams (A. Schüller), Joint Meeting of the ÖGMP, DGMP and SGSMP, September 2021. Video is here.

25) Towards primary and secondary standards for dosimetry in Flash radiotherapy (A. Bourgouin), Joint Meeting of the ÖGMP, DGMP and SGSMP, September 2021.

24) Clinical translation of FLASH radiation therapy: What has been done and the challenges still ahead (S.Heinrich), Strathclyde Virtual Workshop Ultra-high Dose Rate Radiotherapy, September 2021. Video is here (password: SVW:UHDRRT21).

23) Current state of the art and coming developments on dosimetry for FLASH
radiotherapy
(A. Schüller), FLASH radiation therapy in Brandenburg, Berlin and Northern Germany, DESY Zeuthen and virtual, August 2021.

22) Metrology for Advanced Radiotherapy using Particle Beams with Ultra-High Pulse Dose Rates (UHDpulse) (A. Cimmino), ELI Summer School 2021.

21) Absolute Dosimetry of Ultra-High Dose Rate Pulsed Electron Beams Using a Graphite Probe Calorimeter (F. Keszti), AAPM 63rd Annual Meeting, July 2021. Video of the presentation.

20) Overview of the EMPIR project UHDpulse “Metrology for advanced radiotherapy using particle beams with ultra high pulse dose rates” (A. Schüller), ESTRO European Particle Therapy Network (EPTN) WP2 Workshop “Ultra high dose rate dosimetry: what’s going on”, virtual meeting, May 2021.

19) Towards primary and secondary standards for dosimetry in Flash radiotherapy (A. Bourgouin), 2021 Virtual CIRMS Annual Meeting, April 2021. Video of the presentation. Meeting abstract.

18) The Joint Research Project UHDpulse – “Metrology for advanced radiotherapy using
particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates”
(A. Schüller), EURAMET Technical Committee for Ionising Radiation Contact Person Meeting 2021, February 2021.

17) The challenge of high dose rate for ionisation chambers (D. Poppinga), VHEE2020 Workshop Online, October 2020

16) Dosimetry of particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates (A. Subiel), VHEE2020 Workshop Online, October 2020

15) The challenges of Ultra high dose rate dosimetry for preclinical irradiation (C. Bailat), VHEE2020 Workshop Online, October 2020

14) Dosimetry of electron beams – challenges and possible solutions for VHEE and FLASH (A. Schüller), VHEE2020 Workshop Online, October 2020

13) UHDpulse – ein europäisches Forschungsprojekt zur Dosimetrie für neuartige Strahlentherapieansätze mit ultrahoher Pulsdosisleistung (A. Schüller), DGMP 2020 Online, September 2020

12) Calorimetry techniques for absolute dosimetry of proton beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates (F. Romano), PTCOG2020 Online, September 2020

11) Dosimetry for advanced radiotherapy approaches using particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates (UHPDR) in the EMPIR UHDpulse project (A. Subiel), PTCOG2020 Online, September 2020

10) Video: Investigation of a Simple Calorimeter Design for the Dosimetry of Ultra-High Pulse Dose Rate (FLASH) Electron Beams (A. Bourgouin), 2020 Joint AAPM | COMP Virtual Meeting, July 2020

9) Dosimetry of ultra-short high dose-per-pulse very high energy electron beams (M. McManus), 2020 Joint AAPM | COMP Virtual Meeting, July 2020

8) Dosimetry for proton irradiation of 3D cell models at ultra-high dose rate (G. Milluzzo), BLIN4: Beam Line and INstrumentation: Fourth Workshop, June 2020, online workshop

7) Calorimetry techniques for absolute dosimetry of laser-driven ions beams (S. McCallum), BLIN4: Beam Line and INstrumentation: Fourth Workshop, June 2020, online workshop

6) Introduction to FLASH-RT (C. Bailat), POLIMI online training course, May 2020, Italy. Video is also available here.

5) The Joint Research Project UHDpulse – “Metrology for advanced radiotherapy using particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates” (A. Schüller), meeting “Transforming Radiotherapy in a Flash”, February 14, 2020, London, United Kingdom

4) Challenges in dosimetry of particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates (F. Romano), conference Mini- Micro- Nano- Dosimetry (MMND 2020) in conjunction with Innovation Technologies in Radiation Oncology (ITRO 2020), February 10-16, 2020, Wollongong, Australia. The corresponding paper is available here.

3) EMPIR project UHDpulse (Ch. Kottler), EURAMET Technical Committee for Ionising Radiation Contact Person Meeting 2020, January 28-30, 2020, Lisbon, Portugal

2) Dosimetry verification for FLASH radiotherapy (C. Bailat), ASTRO Annual Meeting, September 15-18, 2019, Chicago, USA

1) EMPIR project UHDpulse: “Metrology for advanced radiotherapy using particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates”, (A. Schüller), International Conference on Medical Accelerators and Particle Therapy, September 4-6, 2019, Seville


Poster presentations

5) Towards primary and secondary standards for dosimetry in Flash radiotherapy (A. Bourgouin), International Metrology Congress, 7-9 September 2021, virtual conference. Poster mini presentation is here.

4) The challenge of dosimetry in Flash Radiotherapy (F. Gomez), IFIMED de Física Médica, 14-15 December 2020, virtual conference

3) Study of OSL Dosimeters in Ultra-High Pulse Dose Rates Particle Beams at ELI Beamlines Laser Facility (A. Cimmino), ELI Summer School 2020, August 2020, Hungary

2) Dosimetry for advanced radiotherapy approaches using particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates in the EMPIR UHDpulse project (A. Subiel), 2020 Joint AAPM | COMP Virtual Meeting, July 2020

1) Metrology for advanced radiotherapy using particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates (in Czech; J. Šolc), XLI. Days of Radiation Protection, November 4-8, 2019, Mikulov, Czech Republic


Other publications

4) A. Bourgouin, Towards primary and secondary standards for dosimetry in Flash radiotherapy, abstract for 2021 Virtual CIRMS Annual Meeting, April 2021. Other material: video and presentation.

3) A. Schüller et al., FLASH Radiotherapy and Particle Therapy Conference (FRPT 2021): a short article in the OMA Express – the Newsletter of the Optimization of Medical Accelerators Project, page 11, March 2021 (pdf)

2) S. Motta, Characterization of OSL dosimeters for radiation protection at ELI Beamlines laser facility, Master’s thesis, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy, April 2020

1) A. Schüller et al., UHDpulse: A new European research project: a short article in the OMA Express – the Newsletter of the Optimization of Medical Accelerators Project, page 12, February 2020 (version for web is here)