Growth kinetics of the EBT3 and EBT-XD films response in radiotherapy beams

Shadab Momin, Rao Khan, Arash Darafsheh

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Abstract

Radiochromic polymer film dosimeters are strong candidates for radiation therapy dosimetry due to high spatial resolution, tissue-equivalency, relative ease of use, and the ability to provide two-dimensional measurement. In this work, we studied the growth kinetics of optical density of EBT3 and EBT-XD radiochromic film models, irradiated using megavoltage photon and proton therapy beams, over a period of 5 min to 120 hours post-irradiation.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptics and Ionizing Radiation
EditorsBrian W. Pogue
PublisherSPIE
ISBN (Electronic)9781510632110
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2020
EventOptics and Ionizing Radiation 2020 - San Francisco, United States
Duration: Feb 3 2020 → …

Publication series

NameProgress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE
Volume11224
ISSN (Print)1605-7422

Conference

ConferenceOptics and Ionizing Radiation 2020
CountryUnited States
CitySan Francisco
Period02/3/20 → …

Keywords

  • Dosimetry
  • EBT-XD
  • EBT3
  • Optical density
  • Radiation therapy
  • Radiochromic film
  • Spectroscopy

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