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RIS citation export for THVIR12: FLASH Radiation Therapy: Accelerator Aspects

TY  - CONF
AU  - Patriarca, A.
AU  - De Marzi, L.
AU  - Favaudon, V.
AU  - Meyroneinc, S.J.
ED  - Schaa, Volker RW
TI  - FLASH Radiation Therapy: Accelerator Aspects
J2  - Proc. of IPAC2020, Caen, France, 10-15 May 2020
CY  - Caen, France
T2  - International Particle Accelerator Conference
T3  - 11
LA  - english
AB  - One of the new paradigms in radiation therapy (RT) is the FLASH dose delivery irradiation technique. The FLASH methodology consists in delivering millisecond pulses of radiation (total beam-on time < 100-500 ms) delivered at a high mean dose-rate (> 40-100 Gy/s) and pulse amplitude (> 10⁶ Gy/s), over 2000 times faster than in conventional RT. New accelerator ideas are under development or are being tested to deliver this type of beam. In this paper we will report the accelerator technology used for the pre-clinical studies and the necessary developments to deliver this novel dose RT technique.
PB  - JACoW Publishing
CP  - Geneva, Switzerland
SP  - 71
EP  - 74
KW  - radiation
KW  - electron
KW  - proton
KW  - linac
KW  - photon
DA  - 2020/10
PY  - 2020
SN  - 2673-5490
SN  - 978-3-95450-213-4
DO  - doi:10.18429/JACoW-IPAC2020-THVIR12
UR  - http://jacow.org/ipac2020/papers/thvir12.pdf
ER  -