Radiation Oncology

Dongxu Wang, PhD


Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

Contact Information

Office: 01623 Pomerantz Family Pavillion
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-384-9340

Email: dongxu-wang@uiowa.edu


BSc, Physics, Nanjing University
MS, Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
PhD, Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Licensure and Certifications

Therapeutic Medical Physics, American Board of Radiology
Authorized Medical Physicist in Radiation Therapy, Iowa

Center, Program and Institute Affiliations

Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

All Publications

Smith B, Gelover E, Moignier A, Wang D, Flynn R, Lin L, Kirk M, Solberg T, Hyer D.  Technical Note: a treatment plan comparison between dynamic collimation and a fixed aperture during spot-scanning proton therapy for brain treatment. .  Medical Physics.  2016. 43(8):4693-4699.

Wang D, Smith B, Gelover E, Flynn R, Hyer D.  A method to select aperture margin in collimated spot scanning proton therapy.  Phys Med Biol.  2015 March 17. 60(7):N109-119.

Gelover E, Wang D, Hill P, Flynn R, Gao M, Laub S, Pankuch M, Hyer D.  A method for modeling laterally asymmetric proton beamlets resulting from collimation.  Med Phys.  2015 March. 42(3):1321.

Wang D.  A critical appraisal of the clinical utility of proton therapy in oncology.  Medical Devices: Evidence and Research.  2015. 8:439-446.

Dinges E, Felderman N, McGuire S, Gross B, Bhatia S, Mott S, Buatti J, Wang D.  Bone Marrow Sparing in Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy for Cervical Cancer: Efficacy and Robustness under Range and Setup Uncertainties.  Radiotherapy and Oncology.  2015. 115(3):373-378.

Morel P, Flynn R, Gelover E, Blin G, Vialette S, Wu X, Wang D.  MSPT: an open-source motion simulator for proton therapy.  Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express.  2015. 1:037001.

Wang D, Nixon E, Oldham A, Flynn R, Buatti J.  Personalized imaging in radiation oncology: In Regard to Zhang et al..  International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology & Phys.  2015. 93(1):211.

Morel P, Wu X, Blin G, Vialette S, Flynn R, Hyer D, Wang D.  Spot Weight Adaptation for Moving Target in Spot Scanning Proton Therapy.  Frontiers in Oncology.  2015. 28(5):119.

Wang D, Dirksen B, Hyer D, Buatti J, Sheybani A, Dinges E, Felderman N, TenNapel M, Bayouth J, Flynn R.  Impact of Spot Size on Plan Quality of Spot Scanning Proton Radiosurgery for Peripheral Brain Lesions.  Med Phys.  2014 December. 41(12):121705.

Hyer D, Hill P, Wang D, Smith B, Flynn R.  Effects of spot size and spot spacing on lateral penumbra reduction when using a dynamic collimation system for spot scanning proton therapy .  Phys Med Biol.  2014 November 21. 59(22):N187-96.

Hyer D, Hill P, Wang D, Smith B, Flynn R.  A dynamic collimation system for penumbra reduction in spot-scanning proton therapy: Proof of concept.  Med Phys.  2014 September. 41(9):091701.

Wang D, Mackie T, Tome W.  On proton CT reconstruction using MVCT-converted virtual proton projections.  Med Phys.  2012 June. 39(6):2997-3008.

Wang D, Mackie T, Tome W.  Bragg peak prediction from quantitative proton computed tomography using different path estimates.  Phys Med Biol.  2011 February 7. 56(3):587-99.

Wang D, Mackie T, Tome W.  Conversion of x-ray sonogram to proton sonogram to address the limited-range issue in proton computed tomography.  2011. 

Wang D, Mackie T, Tome W.  On the use of a proton path probability map for proton computed tomography reconstruction.  Med Phys.  2010 August. 37(8):4138-45.

Wang D, Mackie T, Tome W.  Characterization of cubic spline and straight line path estimates for quantitive proton stopping power reconstruction and Bragg peak location prediction.  2010. 

Wang D, Mackie T, Tome W.  Proton computed tomography reconstruction using compressed sensing and prior image constrained compressed sensing.  2009. 

Axford D, Davis J, Wang N, Wang D, Zhang T, Zhao J, Peters B.  Molecularly resolved protein electromechanical properties.  J Phys Chem B.  2007 August 2. 111(30):9062-8.

Wang D, Zhao J, Hu S, Yin X, Liang S, Liu Y, Deng S.  Where and how, does a nanowire break?.  Nano Letters.  2007 May. 7(5):1208-1212.

Zhao J, Huang Z, Yin X, Wang D, Uosaki K.  Theoretical analysis of the potential distribution and transportation behavior of the ordred alkyl monolayer-silicon junction.  Phys Chem Chem Phys.  2006 December 28. 8(48):5653-8.

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