A hybridized optimization procedure, involving a heuristic genetic algorithm method and an analytical technique derived from iterative least squares, has been developed to achieve conformal radiotherapy.
Bibliographical noteThis conference paper was given at the UK Radiological Congress May 1997. A book of the proceedings' abstracts is published by the British Journal of Radiology and can be downloaded at: http://www.birpublications.org/doi/pdf/10.1259/conf-pukrc.1997
Haas, O. C. L., Mills, J. A., Burnham, K. J., Bonnett, D. E., Farajollahi, A. R., Fisher, M. H., ... Aukett, R. J. (1997). Experimental verification of beam intensity modulated conformal radiotherapy using patient specific compensators. In Scientific Programme Abstracts: Proceedings of UK Radiological Congress 1997 (Vol. 70 (supplement), pp. 16-17). British Institute of Radiology. https://doi.org/10.1259/conf-pukrc.1997