Jan Seuntjens

Professor

Department of Oncology, Medical Physics Unit

Director

Medical Physics Unit, McGill University;

Department of Medical Physics, McGill University Health Centre

Other appointments:

Principal Investigator, McGill University Health Centre, Research Institute

Associate Member, McGill University, Department of Physics

Past Research Scientist of the National Cancer Institute, Canada

Address:                           

Cedars Cancer Centre, Medical Physics, DS1.7141
McGill University Health Centre - Glen Site
1001 boul. Décarie
Montréal, QC H4A 3J1

Telephone:

514-934-1934 X 44124 or 514-934-8052 (Secr)

E-mail:

jan [dot] seuntjens [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Education: 

Ph.D., University of Ghent, Belgium

Clinical research:

Radiation Oncology

Research focus:

Radiation physics and dosimetry; Monte Carlo simulation; device development; ionization chambers and other detectors

Key publications

(see Google Scholar)

P. Papaconstadopoulos, J. Seuntjens, A source model for modulated electron radiation therapy using dynamic jaw movements, Med. Phys. 40(5) (2013); 051707-1-051707-12.

J. Renaud, D. Marchington, J. Seuntjens, A. Sarfehnia, Development of a graphite probe calorimeter for absolute clinical dosimetry, Med Phys (Letters) 40(2) (2013);  020701-01-06.

A. Alexander, E. Soisson, M-A. Renaud, J. Seuntjens, Direct aperture optimization for FLEC-based MERT and its application in mixed beam radiotherapy, Med. Phys. 39(8), 4820-4831 (2012).

I. El Naqa, P. Pater, J. Seuntjens, Monte Carlo role in radiobiological modeling of radiotherapy outcomes, Phys. Med. Biol 57(11), 3259-72 (2012).

E. Chung†, E. Soisson, J. Seuntjens, Dose homogeneity specification for reference dosimetry of nonstandard fields, Med. Phys. 39(1), 407-414 (2012).
 
Current students:

Mullins, Joel - PhD:

Perez, Jessica - PhD:

James Renaud - PhD:

Renaud, Marc-André - PhD:

Toltz, Allison - PhD: "Proton therapy range verification with gel and point detector array dosimetry"

 

Wang, Judy - PhD:

Watson, Peter - PhD: "Absolute dosimetry of a miniature HDR X-ray source"