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Development of Cyclotrons for Proton and Particle Therapy

  • Emma Pearson
  • Willem Kleeven
  • Vincent Nuttens
  • Simon Zaremba
  • Jarno Van de Walle
  • Eric Forton
  • Robin Choo
  • Yves Jongen

Abstract

All particle therapy systems are modular systems built with smaller subsystems. The various modules are (1) the beam production system, (2) the beam transport system, and (3) the beam delivery system as shown in Fig. 2.1.

Keywords

Proton Beam Proton Therapy Particle Therapy Isochronous Cyclotron Radio Frequency System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Emma Pearson
    • 1
  • Willem Kleeven
    • 1
  • Vincent Nuttens
    • 1
  • Simon Zaremba
    • 1
  • Jarno Van de Walle
    • 1
  • Eric Forton
    • 1
  • Robin Choo
    • 1
  • Yves Jongen
    • 1
  1. 1.Medical Accelerator Solutions: R&D DepartmentIBALouvain-la-NeuveBelgium

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