Yan Yu, PhD, MBA, FAAPM, FASTRO

Yan Yu, PhD, MBA, FAAPM, FASTRO

Contact Dr. Yu

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

(215) 955-8855
(215) 503-2386 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Design and analysis of a novel long-distance double tendon-sheath transmission device for breast intervention robots under MRI field
  2. Interinstitutional Plan Quality Assessment of 2 Linac-Based, Single-Isocenter, Multiple Metastasis Radiosurgery Techniques
  3. Erratum: AAPM recommendations on dose prescription and reporting methods for permanent interstitial brachytherapy for prostate cancer: Report of Task Group 137: AAPM TG-137 Report (Medical Physics, (2009), 36, 11, (5310-5322), 10.1118/1.3246613)
  4. Ultrasound needle tracking inside a soft phantom and methods to improve the needle tip visualization
  5. Multi-institutional dosimetric evaluation of modern day stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) treatment options for multiple brain metastases
  6. A novel design of insertion mechanism for cannula flexible needle applied in minimally invasive surgery
  7. Evaluation of hybrid arc and volumetric-modulated arc therapy treatment plans for fractionated stereotactic intracranial radiotherapy
  8. Comparison of Online 6 Degree-of-Freedom Image Registration of Varian TrueBeam Cone-Beam CT and BrainLab ExacTrac X-Ray for Intracranial Radiosurgery
  9. Modeling of path planning and needle steering with path tracking in anatomical soft tissues for minimally invasive surgery
  10. Recent patents on needle insertion mechanism
  11. Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Delivery in a Genetically Engineered Mouse Model of Lung Cancer
  12. Dosimetric validation for an automatic brain metastases planning software using single-isocenter dynamic conformal arcsDosimetric validation for an automatic brain metastases planning software using single-isocenter dynamic conformal arcs
  13. Using the ACR Accreditation Process As a Quality Improvement Tool
  14. Energy response of the TL detectors based on YAlO3:Mn crystals
  15. 3D Dynamic Motion Planning for Robot-Assisted Cannula Flexible Needle Insertion into Soft Tissue
  16. Thermoluminescence study of Mn doped lithium tetraborate powder and pellet samples synthesized by solution combustion synthesis
  17. Automatic multi-organ segmentation of prostate magnetic resonance images using watershed and nonsubsampled contourlet transform
  18. Plan quality and treatment efficiency for radiosurgery to multiple brain metastases: Non-coplanar rapidarc vs. Gamma Knife
  19. Dosimetric validation for an automatic brain metastases planning software using single-isocenter dynamic conformal arcs
  20. Evaluation of robotic tracking system for motion compensation in radiation therapy