Theory of Heavy Ion Collision Physics in Hadron Therapy: Volume 65

Theory of Heavy Ion Collision Physics in Hadron Therapy: Volume 65

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Advances in Quantum Chemistry presents surveys of current topics in this rapidly developing field that has emerged at the cross section of the historically established areas of mathematics, physics, chemistry, and biology. It features detailed reviews written by leading international researchers. This volume focuses on the theory of heavy ion physics in medicine.
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  • Hardback | 480 pages
  • 157.48 x 228.6 x 25.4mm | 748.42g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0123964555
  • 9780123964557

Table of contents

Stochastics of Energy Loss and Biological Effects of Heavy Ions in Radiation Therapy
Hans Bichsel

On the Accuracy of Stopping Power Codes and Ion Ranges used for Hadron Therapy
Helmut Paul

On the Determination of the Mean Excitation Energy of Water
John R. Sabin, Jens Oddershede and Stephan P.A. Sauer

Molecular Scale Simulation of Ionizing Particles for Radio-Biology and Hadron Therapy Studies
Ziad Francis

Verifying Radiation Treatment in Proton Therapy via PET Imaging of the Induced Positron Emitters
Joanne Beebe-Wang, Paul Vaska, F. Avraham Dilmanian, Stephen G. Peggs and David J. Schlyer

Inelastic Collisions of Energetic Protons in Biological Media
Isabel Abril, Rafael Garcia-Molina, Pablo de Vera, Ioanna Kyriakou and Dimitris Emfietzoglou

The Dielectric Formalism for Inelastic Processes in High-Energy Ion-Matter Collisions
Claudia C. Montanari and Jorge E. Miraglia

Single Ionization of Liquid Water by Protons, Alpha Particles and Carbon Nuclei: Comparative Analysis of Continuum Distorted Wave Methodologies and Empirical Models
Mario A. Bernal-Rodriguez and Jacinto A. Liendo

Computation of Distorted Wave Cross Sections for High-Energy Inelastic Collisions of Heavy Ions with Water Molecules
Roberto D. Rivarola, Mariel E. Galassi, Pablo D. Fainstein and Christophe Champion

The First Born Approximation for Ionization and Charge Transfer in Energetic Collisions of Multiply Charged Ions with Water
Christophe Champion, Jocelyn Hanssen and Roberto D. Rivarola

Ion Collisions with Water Molecules: A Time-Dependent Density Functional Theory Approach
Tom Kirchner, Mitsuko Murakami, Marko Horbatsch and Hans Jurgen Ludde

Four-Body Theories for Transfer Ionization in Fast Ion-Atom Collisions
Dzevad Belkic, Ivan Mancev and Nenad Milojevic

Distorted Wave Theories for One- and Two-Electron Capture in Fast Atomic Collisions
Volodymyr Yu. Lazur and Mykhaylo V. Khoma

Mechanistic Repair-Based Pade Linear-Quadratic Model for Cell Response to Radiation Damage Dzevad Belkic and Karen Belkic
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