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Research Interest:

Radiation detection and measurement;

Dosimetric studies of brachytherapy seeds;

Dose reconstruction of radiation therapy


Dr. Jae Won Jung

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  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD., Texas A&M University, 2007
  • Office Location: Austin 130
  • Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 2:00pm-4:00pm, or by appointment.
  • Telephone: (252) 328-6934
  • Email: jungj@ecu.edu

Publications:

 

Publications:

C. Lee, J. W. Jung, C. Pelletier, A. Pyakuryal, S. Lamart, J. Kim, C. Lee,.Reconstruction of organ dose for external radiotherapy patients in retrospective epidemiologic studies.Physics in Medicine and Biology. Accepted (2015)

H. K. Lee, S. J. Hong, K. H. Jeong, J. W. Jung, S. M. Kim, Y-H. Kang, and M. S. Han,An engagement factor for caregiver radiation dose assessment with radioiodine treatment, Radiation Protection Dosimetry, In press. (2014)

I. Yeo, Q. Xu, Y. Chen, J. W. Jung, and J. Kim, Clinical application of dose reconstruction based on full-scope Monte Carlo calculations: Composite dose reconstruction on a deformed phantom, Progress in Medical Physics, 25 (3), 139-142. (2014)

I. Yeo, and J. W. Jung, Verification of gated radiation therapy: Dosimetric impact of residual motion, Progress in Medical Physics, 25 (3), 128-138. (2014)

K. Jeong, J. W. Jung, C. B. Kim, B. Ahn, H. K. Lee, S. J. Yoo, and J. Lee, Estimation of external radiation dose to carers of patients treated with radioiodine after thyroidectomy, Health Physics, 106(4), 466-74. (2014)

S. An, I. Yeo, J. W. Jung, H. Suh, K. Lee, J. Choi, K. C. Lee, and R. Lee, The effect of breathing biofeedback on breathing reproducibility and patient's dose in respiration-gated radiotherapy, Progress in Medical Physics, 24 (3), 135-39. (2013)

M. C. Ferreira, T. K. Podder, K. H. Rasmussen, and J.W. Jung, Praseodymium-142 microspheres for brachytherapy of nonresectable hepatic tumors, Brachytherapy, 12 (6), 654-64. (2013).

I. J. Yeo, J. W. Jung, B. Patyal, A. Mandapaka, B. Y. Yi, and J. O. Kim, Conditions for reliable time-resolved dosimetry of electronic portal imaging devices for fixed-gantry IMRT and VMAT, Medical Physics 40(7), 072102 (8pp.), (2013).

I. J. Yeo, J. W. Jung, B. Y. Yi, and J. O. Kim, Feasibility study on inverse four-dimensional dose reconstruction using the continuous dose-image of EPID.," Medical Physics 40(5), 051702 (11pp.), (2013).

J. W. Jung, J. O. Kim, I. J. Yeo, Y.-B. Cho, S. M. Kim, and S. DiBiase, Fast transit portal dosimetry using density-scaled layer modeling of aSi-based electronic portal imaging device and Monte Carlo method, Medical Physics 39(12), 7593–602, (2012).

C. B. Kim, J. W. Jung, K. H. Jeong, B.-C. Ahn, H. Lee, and J. Lee, Measurements and prediction of the ambient dose rate from patient receiving radioiodine administration after thyroid ablation, Radiation Protection Dosimetry 151(1), 158–61, (2012).

I.J. Yeo, J. W. Jung, M. Chew, J. O. Kim, B. Wang, S. DiBiase, Y. Zhu, and D. Lee, Dose reconstruction for intensity-modulated radiation therapy using a non-iterative method and portal dose image, Physics in Medicine and Biology 54(17), 5223–36, (2009).

J. W. Jung and W. D. Reece, Dosimetric characterization of 142Pr glass seeds for brachytherapy, Applied Radiation and Isotopes 66(4), 441–9, (2008).

Y. S. Bang, J. W. Jung, K. W. Seul, and H. J. Kim, Evaluation of post-LOCA long term cooling performance in Korean Standard Nuclear Power Plants, Journal of the Korean Nuclear Society 33(1), 12-24, (2001).

Peer-reviewed abstracts:

C. I. Lee, J. W. Jung, C. D. Pelletier, J. O. Kim, and C. S. Lee, A Novel Method to Estimate Normal Tissue Dose for Radiotherapy Patients to Support Epidemiologic Studies of Second Cancer Risk.56th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Austin, TX, July 20 - 24, 2014

M. C. Ferreira, K. Rasmussen, and J. W. Jung, Dose Distribution of Praseodymium-142 Microspheres in Microcapillary Using Radiochromic Film Dosimetry and Applications in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Microsphere Brachytherapy. 56th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Austin, TX, July 20 - 24, 2014

C. D. Pelletier, C. I. Lee, J. W. Jung, J. O. Kim, and C. S. Lee, Dose to Organs Outside of CT Scan Range- Monte Carlo and Hybrid Phantom Approach.56th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Austin, TX, July 20 - 24, 2014

S. Wokoma, S. Lee, J. Yoon, and J. W. Jung, Calculations of Collimator Scatter Factors (Sc) with and Without Custom-Made Build-Up Caps for CyberKnife.56th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Austin, TX, July 20 - 24, 2014

J. Yoon, J. W. Jung, J. Kim, and I. Yeo, 3D Dose Reconstruction of Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy From Delivered EPID Dose Image.56th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Austin, TX, July 20 - 24, 2014

J. W. Jung, C. D. Pelletier, C. I. Lee, and C. S. Lee, Use of IAEA Phase-Space Database in MCNP6 for Monte Carlo Simulation of Radiotherpy Accelerator.59th annual meeting of the Health Physics Society, Baltimore, MD, July 13 -17, 2014

C. D. Pelletier, and J. W. Jung, Imaging of gamma emission near and above the operational limit of a SPECT scanner.55th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, August 4 - 8, 2013

J. Yoon, J. Kim, J. W. Jung, and I. Yeo, Exit EPID image prediction below heterogeneous phantoms using Monte Carlo codes.55th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, August 4 - 8, 2013

M. Ferreira, T. Podder, and J. W. Jung, Modeling of a single blood vessel embolized with Yttrium-90 Or Praseodymium-142 glass microspheres using Monte Carlo simulation. 55th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, August 4 - 8, 2013

I. J. Yeo, J. W. Jung, J. Kim, and B. Patyal, Time-resolved EPID dosimetry for validating ArcIMRT. 55th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, August 4 - 8, 2013.

J. W. Jung, K. Jeong, E. Alotaibi, and C. Kim, Patient caring pattern and timing of exposure to caregivers of patients treated with radioiodine after thyroidectomy.58th annual meeting of the Health Physics Society, Madison, WI, July 7 -11, 2013

C. D. Pelletier, and J. W. Jung, Study of imaging 142Pr microspheres using the gamma emission spectrum in a clinical setting. IEEE 2012 Nuclear Science Symposium, Medical Imaging Conference. Anaheim, CA, October 29 – November 3, 2012

M. C. Ferreira, T. K. Podder, and J. W. Jung, Comparative study of BED for the beta emitters Pr-142 and Y-90 and their applications in microsphere brachytherapy of HCC. 54th Annual Meeting of American Society for Radiation Oncology, Boston, MA, October 28 -31, 2012

G. Deshazer, J. Yoon, J. Kim, I. Yeo, and J. W. Jung, Prediction of exit dose images using XVMC and BEAMnrc Monte Carlo code. 54th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Charlotte, NC, July 19 – August 2, 2012

I. Yeo, J. W. Jung, B. Yi, and B. Patyal, Comprehensive evaluation of EPID Image acquisition for integrating and temporal dosimetry of fixed-gantry IMRT and ArcIMRT. 54th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Charlotte, NC, July 19 – August 2, 2012

M. Ferreira, T. Podder, and J. W. Jung, Dosimetric investigation of Praseodymium-142 microspheres for microsphere brachytherapy of nonresectable hepatic tumor. 54th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Charlotte, NC, July 19 – August 2, 2012

E. Alotaibi, K. Jeong, C. Kim, and J. W. Jung, Monte Carlo simulation of ambient dose rates from patients administered with radioiodine using an MIRD phantom. 57th annual meeting of the Health Physics Society, Sacramento, CA, July 22 – 26, 2012

I. Yeo, J. W. Jung, B. Yi, F. Piskulich, D. Choi, P. Nookala, and B. Patyal, Instability of electronic portal imaging device responses for intensity modulated irradiation. 2011 Joint AAPM/COMP meeting, Vancouver, Canada, July 31 – August 4, 2011

J. W. Jung, G. B. Smith, R. A. Guilmette, and D. Schoep, Uniform radiation irradiation for cell exposure in an incubator. 56th annual meeting of the Health Physics Society, West Palm Beach, FL, June 26 – 30, 2011

I. Yeo, Q. Xu, Y. Chen, J. W. Jung, and J. Kim, Clinical application of dose reconstruction based on full-scope Monte Carlo calculations. 2011 Joint AAPM/COMP meeting, Vancouver, Canada, July 31 – August 4, 2011

J. W. Jung, T. Podder, and C. Lee, Effects of various encapsulation materials to the dose fall-off for beta-emitting brachytherapy seed. 2011 Joint AAPM/COMP meeting, Vancouver, Canada, July 31 – August 4, 2011

J. W. Jung, S. An, I. Yeo, R. Lee, B. Yi, T. LaCouture, and S. DiBiase, Post-treatment evaluation of dose delivery by gated radiation therapy considering the impact of breathing irreproducibility.2011 Joint AAPM/COMP meeting, Vancouver, Canada, July 31 – August 4, 2011

K. H. Jeong, J. W. Jung, H. K. Lee, and J. K. Lee, Prediction of caregiver or family dose due to the discharged 131I administrated patient from the hospital. 56th annual meeting of the Health Physics Society, West Palm Beach, FL, June 26 – 30, 2011

J. W. Jung, J. Kim, and I. Yeo, Modeling electronic portal imaging device for dose reconstruction using Monte Carlo method. 52nd Annual Meeting of American Society for Radiation Oncology, San Diego, CA, October 31 – November 4, 2010

S. An, J. W. Jung, I. Yeo, R. Lee, and B. Yi, Impact of breathing irreproducibility on dose delivery for phase and amplitude gating. 52nd Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, July 18 – 22, 2010

I. Yeo, J. W. Jung, and J. Kim, Fast and generalized dose reconstruction method using virtual beamlet dose responses. 52nd Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, July 18 – 22, 2010

L. Vasudevan, J. W. Jung, T. Fisher, W. D. Reece, and M. Walker, Experimental study using 142Pr glass eye applicator for the treatment of eye plaques in large animals. 55th annual meeting of the Health Physics Society, Salt Lake City, UT, June 27 – July 1, 2010

I. Yeo, J. W. Jung, and B. Yi, Validation of amplitude and phase gating against potential irreproducibility of motion. 51st Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Anaheim, CA, July 26 – 30, 2009

J. W. Jung, J. Kim, and I. Yeo, Clinical application of MC-based non-iterative dose-reconstruction methods for IMRT. 51st Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Anaheim, CA, July 26 – 30, 2009

I. J. Yeo, J. W. Jung, and J. Kim, On the method of response function-based dose reconstruction: Recent advances. 9th Biennial Congress of the International Stereotactic Radiosurgery Society, Seoul, South Korea, June 7 – 11, 2009

J. W. Jung, L. Vasudevan, W. D. Reece, and M. Walker, Dosimetric evaluation of 142Pr glass applicator for the treatment of eye plaques in large animals – A feasibility study. 53rd Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Pittsburgh, PA, July 13 – 17, 2008

J. W. Jung, and W. D. Reece, Determination of feasibility and prescribed dose for 142Pr glass seeds for prostate cancer brachytherapy. 49th Annual Meeting of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, July 22 – 26, 2007

J. W. Jung, Y. S. Bang, J. K. Kim, and S. Lee, Mitigation of steam generator tube rupture events at a hot-standby mode. NTHAS3: Third Korea-Japan Symposium on Nuclear Thermal Hydraulics and Safety, Kyeongju, South Korea, October 13 - 16, 2002

J. W. Jung, and Y. S. Bang, Thermal-hydraulic behavior during main steam line break in PTS evaluation of Kori unit 1. Proceedings of the 4th JSME-KSME Thermal Engineering Conference, 137-142, Kobe, Japan, October 1 - 6, 2000

J. W. Jung, Y. S. Bang, K. W. Seul, and H. J. Kim, Thermal fluid mixing behavior during medium break LOCA in evaluation of pressurized thermal shock. Proceedings of Korean Nuclear Society Spring Meeting, 635-640, Seoul, South Korea, May 1998