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Yan Yu, PhD, MBA

Contact Dr. Yu

111 South 11th Street
Room G-321, Bodine Center
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8855
(215) 955-0412 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Investigation into image quality and dose for different patient geometries with multiple cone-beam CT systems
  2. A model to predict deflection of bevel-tipped active needle advancing in soft tissue
  3. Polyacrylamide phantom for self-actuating needle-tissue interaction studies
  4. Feasibility of improving cone-beam CT number consistency using a scatter correction algorithm
  5. Development of a new tissue-equivalent material applied to optimizing surgical accuracy
  6. Commissioning and implementation of an implantable dosimeter for radiation therapy.
  7. Using Qualitative Measures to Improve Quality in Radiation Oncology
  8. Comparative dose evaluations between XVI and OBI cone beam CT systems using Gafchromic XRQA2 film and nanoDot optical stimulated luminescence dosimeters
  9. Reliability analysis of MRI-guided surgical robot for brachytherapy
  10. Surface dose measurements of kV XVI cone-beam CT system using NanoDot optical stimulated luminescence dosimeters
  11. Broadband and monochromatic X-ray irradiation of platinum: Monte Carlo simulations for dose enhancement factors and resonant theranostics
  12. Commissioning and implementation of an implantable dosimeter for radiation therapy
  13. Towards a nitinol actuator for an active surgical needle
  14. Multimodal sono-contrast NIR spectroscopy for breast cancer diagnosis: Cancer characterization modeling and subgroup study
  15. Needle identification in high-dose-rate prostate brachytherapy using ultrasound imaging modality.
  16. Calibration of brachytherapy robotic system for permanent radioactive seed implants
  17. Robot-assisted prostate brachytherapy.
  18. Online parameter estimation for surgical needle steering model.