This study describes the development and evaluation of a new dosimetric system for proton therapy using an array of fiber-optic Cerenkov radiation sensors (AFCRS). The AFCRS was superior to a conventional, multi-layer ion chamber (MLIC) system in real-time data acquisition and cost effectiveness.
- Cerenkov radiation
- Percent depth-dose
- Proton therapy
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging