Research areas

  • Using optimization methods to improve radiation therapy treatment planning to:
    • Transform total body irradiation (TBI) to total marrow irradiation (TMI) using intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
    • Automate the process of determining high-quality treatment plans for Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife® PERFEXION™
  • Improving bone marrow donor selection using data mining techniques
  • Modeling the spread of a pandemic disease during an outbreak
  • Operating room scheduling under deadlines and emergency surgery disruptions