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Research Interest:

Radiation detection and measurement;

Dosimetric studies of brachytherapy seeds;

Dose reconstruction of radiation therapy

Dr. Jae Won Jung

  • 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
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Jeong KH, Jung JW, Kim CB, et al. Estimation of external radiation dose to caregivers of patients treated with radioiodine after thyroidectomy. Health physics. 2014;106(4):466–74.

Ferreira MCM, Podder TK, Rasmussen KH, Jung JW. Praseodymium-142 microspheres for brachytherapy of nonresectable hepatic tumors. Brachytherapy. 2013;12(6):654–64.

Yeo IJ, Jung JW, Patyal B, et al. Conditions for reliable time-resolved dosimetry of electronic portal imaging devices for fixed-gantry IMRT and VMAT. Medical physics. 2013;40(7):072102.

Yeo IJ, Jung JW, Yi BY, Kim JO. Feasibility study on inverse four-dimensional dose reconstruction using the continuous dose-image of EPID. Medical physics. 2013;40(5):051702.

Jung JW, Kim JO, Yeo IJ, et al. Fast transit portal dosimetry using density-scaled layer modeling of aSi-based electronic portal imaging device and Monte Carlo method. Medical physics. 2012;39(12):7593–602.

Kim CB, Jung JW, Jeong KH, et al. Measurements and prediction of the ambient dose rate from patient receiving radioiodine administration after thyroid ablation. Radiation protection dosimetry. 2012;151(1):158–61.

Yeo IJ, Jung JW, Chew M, et al. Dose reconstruction for intensity-modulated radiation therapy using a non-iterative method and portal dose image. Physics in medicine and biology. 2009;54(17):5223–36.

Jung JW, Reece WD. Dosimetric characterization of 142Pr glass seeds for brachytherapy. Applied radiation and isotopes : including data, instrumentation and methods for use in agriculture, industry and medicine. 2008;66(4):441–9.

Bang YS, Jung JW, Seul KW, Kim HJ. Evaluation of Post-LOCA long term cooling performance in Korean standard nuclear power plants. Journal of the Korean Nuclear Society. 2001;33(1):12 ~ 24.

Peer-reviewed Abstracts

Pelletier C, & Jung JW (2013). Imaging of Gamma Emission Near and Above the Operational Limit of a SPECT Scanner. 2013 AAPM annual meeting.

Yoon J, Kim J, Jung JW, & Yeo I (2013). Exit EPID Image Prediction Below Heterogeneous Phantoms Using Monte Carlo Codes. 2013 AAPM annual meeting.

Ferreira M, Podder T, & Jung JW (2013). Modeling of a Single Blood Vessel Embolized with Yttrium-90 Or Praseodymium-142 Glass Microspheres Using Monte Carlo Simulation. 2013 AAPM annual meeting.

Jung JW, Jeong K, Alotaibi E, & Kim C (2013). Patient Caring Pattern and Timing of Exposure to Caregivers of Patients Treated with Radioiodine after Thyroidectomy. 58th annual meeting of the Health Physics Society.

Yeo IJ, Jung JW, Kim J, & Patyal B (2013). Time-Resolved EPID Dosimetry for Validating ArcIMRT. 2013 AAPM annual meeting.

Pelletier CD & Jung JW (2012). Study of Imaging 142Pr Microspheres Using the Gamma Emission Spectrum in a Clinical Setting. IEEE 2012 Nuclear Science Symposium, Medical Imaging Conference.

Ferreira MC, Podder TK, & Jung JW (2012). Comparative Study of BED for the beta emitters Pr-142 and Y-90 and Their Applications in Microsphere Brachytherapy of HCC. 2012 American Society for Radiation Oncology.

Deshazer G, Yoon J, Kim J, Yeo I, & Jung J (2012). Prediction of Exit Dose Images Using XVMC and BEAMnrc Monte Carlo Code. 2012 AAPM annual meeting.

Yeo I, Jung J, Yi B, & Patyal B (2012). Comprehensive Evaluation of EPID Image Acquisition for Integrating and Temporal Dosimetry of Fixed-Gantry IMRT and ArcIMRT. 2012 AAPM annual meeting.

Ferreira M, Podder T, & Jung J (2012). Dosimetric Investigation of Praseodymium-142 Microspheres for Microsphere Brachytherapy of Nonresectable Hepatic Tumor. 2012 AAPM annual meeting.

Alotaibi E, Jeong K, Kim C, & Jung JW (2012). Monte Carlo simulation of ambient dose rates from patients administered with radioiodine using an MIRD phantom. 57th annual meeting of the Health Physics Society.

Yeo I, Jung JW, Yi B, Piskulich F, Choi D, Nookala P, Patyal B (2011). Instability of electronic portal imaging device responses for intensity modulated irradiation. 2011 Joint AAPM/COMP meeting, Vancouver, Canada

Jung JW, An S, Yeo I, Lee R, Yi B, LaCouture T, DiBiase S (2011). Post-treatment evaluation of dose delivery by gated radiation therapy considering the impact of breathing irreproducibility. 2011 Joint AAPM/COMP meeting.

Jung JW, Podder T, & Lee C (2011). Effects of various encapsulation materials to the dose fall-off for beta-emitting brachytherapy seed. 2011 Joint AAPM/COMP meeting, Vancouver, Canada

Yeo I, Xu Q, Chen Y, Jung JW, & Kim J (2011). Clinical application of dose reconstruction based on full-scope Monte Carlo calculations. 2011 Joint AAPM/COMP meeting, Vancouver, Canada

Jung JW, Smith GB, Guilmette RA, & Schoep D (2011). Uniform radiation irradiation for cell exposure in an incubator. the 56th annual meeting of the Health Physics Society, West Palm Beach, FL

Jung JW (2011). Prediction of caregiver or family dose due to the discharged 131I administrated patient from the hospital. the 56th annual meeting of the Health Physics Society, West Palm Beach, FL