Publications of the Section Low Energy and Medical Cyclotron



  • Proton and Carbon Ion Therapy: Chapter 3: Beam Delivery systems for Particle Therapy Marco Schippers, ed C.-M. Charlie Ma and Tony Lomax
    IMAGING IN MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY, SERIES 1, 29 (2013).
    ISBN: 978-1-4398-1607-3
  • Proton Therapy Physics: Chapter 3: Proton Accelerators Marco Schippers, ed Harald Paganetti
    PROTON THERAPY PHYSICS (Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering) 1, (2012).
    ISBN: 978-1-4398-3644-6
  • Reviews of Accelerator Science and Technology: Chapter 9: Beam Delivery Systems for Particle Radiation Therapy: Current Status and Recent Developments J. M. Schippers
    WORLD SCIENTIFIC PUBLISHING COMPANY 02, 179 (2009).
    DOI: 10.1142/S1793626809000211


Students Reports:

2012

  • Improvements to the inner region of the COMET cyclotron
  • 3 GHz linac booster design from 250 MeV to 350 MeV for medical application at PSI
  • Modeling of the COMET cyclotron in OPAL and switching improvements of the beam intensity in the COMET cyclotron
  • A new phase slit system in a 250 MeV SC cyclotron for proton therapy

2011

  • Design and performance of a flexible energy filter

2010

  • Central Region Studies of the 250 MeV SC Cyclotron for Proton Therapy
  • Energy filter
  • Activation within a 250 MeV SC-cyclotron for proton therapy

2007

  • Stabilization of the COMET cyclotron’s beam intensity

2005

  • Beam dynamic studies in a 250 MeV superconducting cyclotron

2004

  • Multi Layer Faraday Cup

Poster & Publications:

2012

  • ECPM 2012

2010

  • Central Region