Cheng-Shie Wuu

Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology, Environmental Health Sciences, and Applied Physics

Medical Physics
Babies Hosp N Bsmt Rm 11
622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

Co-Director of Medical Physics Graduate Program
Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health,
and Department of Applied Physics, School of Engineering, Columbia University

Research Specialty

Microdosimetry, biophysical modeling, dosimetry of brachytherapy, gel dosimetry, second cancers induced by radiotherapy, medical physics


Ph.D. Kansas, 1985

Select Publications

Wuu, C.S., Zaider, M., Lee, E., Ennis, R.D. and Schiff, P.B. Dosimetric and Volumetric Criteria for Selecting A Source Activity and/or A Source Type (I-125 or Pd-103) in the Presence of Irregular Seed Placement in Permanent Prostate Implants. Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys. 47:815-820, 2000.

Wuu, C.S., Schiff, P.B., Maryanski, M., Borzilllary, S. Liu, T., Weinberger, J. Dosimetry Study of Re-188 Liquid Balloon for Intravasular Brachytherapy Using Polymer Gel Dosimeters and Laser-Beam Optical CT Scanner. Med. Phys., 30(2):132 137, 2003.

Hall. E.J. and Wuu, C.S. Radiation-Induced Second Cancers: The Impact of 3D-CRT and IMRT, Int. J. Radiati. Oncol. Biol. Phys, 56 (1):83-88, 2003.

Wuu, C.S. and Xu, Y. 3-D Dose Verification for IMRT Using Optical CT Based Polymer Gel dosimetry, Med. Phys., 2005.

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