Dr Ihsan Al-affan
Senior Lecturer in Medical Physics
Medicine
Telephone: (01792) 513440
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Publications

  1. Hugtenburg, R, Al-affan, I Dose reduction of scattered photons from concrete walls lined with lead: Implications for improvement in design of megavoltage radiation therapy facility mazesMedical Physics422606614
  2. Hugtenburg, R, Al-affan, I A novel technique to optimise the length of a linear accelerator treatment room maze without compromising radiation protectionJournal of Radiological Protection

Teaching

  • PMPM03 Radiation Physics

    Introduction to the physics underpinning the use and detection of ionising radiation in medical diagnosis and therapy.

  • PMPM09 Radiation Protection

    The theory of the risks associated with the use of ionising and non-ionising radiation in medicine and the practice of medical physicists in radiation protection.

  • PMPM19 Advanced Radiation Safety

    Part 1 of the radiation safety clinical science specialism

Supervision

  • Estimation of range uncertainties in proton therapy associated with sub-CT resolution heterogeneity and dosimetry comparison of Eclipse and Monte Carlo plans for different materials. (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Dr Ihsan Al-Affan
    Other supervisor: Dr Richard Hugtenburg
  • DEVELOPMENT OF RADIOCHROMIC FILM DOSIMETRY AT MICROMETRIC SCALE FOR MICROBEAM RADIATION THERAPY (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Dr Ihsan Al-Affan
    Other supervisor: Dr Richard Hugtenburg
  • Optimisation of Radiotherapy Bunker Design with the use of Advanced Materials and Monte Carlo Modelling. (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Dr Ihsan Al-Affan
    Other supervisor: Dr Richard Hugtenburg
  • Pulse-Resolved Dosimetry using CVD Diamond Detector and Applications in Advanced Radiotherapy Treatment (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Dr Ihsan Al-Affan
    Other supervisor: Dr Richard Hugtenburg
  • Accurate dosimetry for Microbeam Radiation Therapy (awarded 2019)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Dr Ihsan Al-Affan
    Other supervisor: Dr Richard Hugtenburg