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Yan Xiao, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Radiation Oncology | College of Medicine

Education/Credentials
  • Medical Physics Residency – CAMPEP Accredited : Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Ph.D: Chinese Academy of Sciences (Condensed Matter Physics)
  • Bachelor: Harbin Normal University (Physics Education)
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Research Interests

General Radiological Physics; Proton Therapy

Peer Reviewed Publications

Z. Y. Xiao, W. Zou, T. Chen, N. Yue, S. Jabbour, M. Zhang, 2017. “Can we use the same dose constrains learnt from photon world to plan proton for lung cancer?” Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics, ,

Z. Y. Xiao, Joseph P. Driewer, Lei Zhang, H. Harold Li, 2015. “The role of oxygen in the photostimulation luminescence process of KCl:Eu2+” Radiation Measurement, 76 , 23

Z. Y. Xiao, R. Hansel, H. Chen, D. Du, D. Yang, H. Li, 2014. “Temperature dependence of the photostimulated luminescence of KCl:Eu2+ storage phosphor dosimeters” Nucl Instrum Methods Phys Res B. , 326 , 182

Z. Y. Xiao, Rachael Hansel, Haijian Chen, Dongsu Du, Deshan Yang, H. Harold Li 2013. “Temporal signal stability of KCl:Eu2+ storage phosphor dosimeters” Medical Physics , 40 021721,

Abstract Publications

Y. B. Zhang, Z. Y. Xiao, E. Lee, R. Lepage, L. Dong, A. Mascia 2017. “Towards dosimetrically equivalent proton facilities: golden beam data for proton pencil beam scanning” 59 American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting, ,


Z. Y. Xiao, M. Reyhan , Q. Huang , M. Zhang , N. Yue , T. Chen, 2015. “Evaluation of Image Parameters Impact On the CT Calibration Curve for Proton Therapy” 57th American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting, ,