Towards more effective radiotherapy treatment of breast cancer: a Monte Carlo study

Start Year: 2008
Finish Year: 2011
Chief Investigator: Dr Zdenka Kuncic
Grant Type: Career Development Fellowship
Institution: University of Sydney

Pilot Study Grant

The advanced computational technique Monte Carlo is used to simulate radiation interactions in tissue and calculate uncertainties in radiation dosage in breast cancer radiotherapy that is responsible for late-term adverse effects.