For a list of our publications please see this Google Scholar profile.

Many of our lab’s publications are also available on ResearchGate.

Books

  • A. Darafsheh (editor), Radiation Therapy Dosimetry: A practical handbook (CRC press, Boca Raton, FL, 2021). ISBN 9781138543973, eBook ISBN 9781351005388, doi.org/10.1201/9781351005388

Book Chapters

  • J. C. Finlay and A. Darafsheh, “Light sources, drugs, and dosimetry,” in Biomedical Optics in Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, edited by B. Wong and J. Ilgner, (Springer, New York, NY, 2016), Chap. 19, 311-336. doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-1758-7_19
  • M. Mehrpouya, H. Lavvafi, and A. Darafsheh, “Microstructural characterization and mechanical reliability of laser-machined structures,” in Advances in Laser Materials Processing: Technology, Research and Application, edited by J. Lawrence, 2nd Ed. (Woodhead Publishing, 2018), Chap. 25, 731-761. doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-08-101252-9.00025-X
  • D. Bollinger and A. Darafsheh, “In vivo dosimetry,” in Radiation Therapy Dosimetry: A practical handbook, edited by A. Darafsheh, (CRC press, Boca Raton, FL, 2021), Chap. 11, 151-171.
  • A. Darafsheh, “Scintillation fiber optic dosimetry,” in Radiation Therapy Dosimetry: A practical handbook, edited by A. Darafsheh, (CRC press, Boca Raton, FL, 2021), Chap. 9, 123-137.
  • S. Mosahebi, N. Hoshyar, R. Khan, and A. Darafsheh, “Film dosimetry,” in Radiation Therapy Dosimetry: A practical handbook, edited by A. Darafsheh, (CRC press, Boca Raton, FL, 2021), Chap. 5, 61-74.
  • M. Mehrpouya, A. Gisario, H. Lavvafi, A. Dehghanghadikolaei, and A. Darafsheh, “Laser welding of nickel-titanium (NiTi) shape memory alloys,” in Advanced Manufacturing Handbook II: Advanced Welding and Deforming, edited by P. Davim and K. Gupta (Elsevier, 2021), Chap. 8, 203-230. doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-822049-8.00008-6

Recent Journal Papers

2021

  • A. Darafsheh, “Photonic nanojet and their applications,” Journal of Physics: Photonics, 3(2), 022001 (2021). doi.org/10.1088/2515-7647/abdb05
  • A. Darafsheh, Y. Hao, X. Zhao, T. Zwart, M. Wagner, T. Evans, F. Reynoso, and T. Zhao, “Feasibility of spread-out Bragg peak proton FLASH irradiation using a clinical synchrocyclotron,” Medical Physics (2021) doi.org/10.1002/mp.15021
  • M. M. Kim, A. Darafsheh, J. Schuemann, I. Dokic, O. Lundh, T. Zhao, J. Ramos-Méndez, L. Dong, and K. Petersson, “Development of ultra-high dose rate particle therapy (FLASH),” IEEE Transactions on Radiation & Plasma Medical Sciences (2021). doi.org/10.1109/TRPMS.2021.3091406

2020

  • A. Darafsheh, Y. Hao, J. F. Williamson, N. Knutson, B. Sun, S. Mutic, and T. Zhao, “Feasibility of proton FLASH irradiation using a clinical synchrocyclotron,” Medical Physics, 47(9), 4348-4355 (2020). doi.org/10.1002/mp.14253
  • A. Darafsheh, Y. Hao, B. Maraghehchi, J. Cammin, F. Reynoso, and R. Khan, “Influence of the 0.35 T magnetic field on the spectral response of EBT3 and EBT-XD radiochromic films,” Medical Physics, 47(9), 4543-4552 (2020). doi.org/10.1002/mp.14313
  • A. Darafsheh, T. Zhao, and R. Khan, “Spectroscopic analysis of EBT-XD radiochromic films irradiataed with proton therapy beams,” Physics in Medicine and Biology, 65(20), 205002 (2020). doi.org/10.1088/1361-6560/aba28e
  • A. Darafsheh, H. Lavvafi, R. Taleei, and R. Khan, “Mitigating disruptions, and scalability of radiation oncology physics work during the COVID-19 pandemic,” Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics, 21(7), 187-195 (2020). doi.org/10.1002/acm2.12896
  • M. M. Kim and A. Darfasheh*, “Light sources and dosimetry techniques for photodynamic therapy,” Photochemistry and Photobiology, 96(2), 280-294 (2020). (*Senior author) doi.org/10.1111/php.13219
  • M. Baradaran-Ghahfarokhi, F. J. Reynoso, B. Sun, A. Darafsheh, M. T. Prusator, S. Mutic, and T. Zhao, “A Monte Carlo-based analytic model of neutron dose equivalent for a Mevion gantry-mounted passively scattered proton system for craniospinal irradiation,” Medical Physics, 47(9), 4509-4521 (2020). doi.org/10.1002/mp.14299
  • J. Setianegara, T. R. Mazur, B. Maraghechi, A. Darafsheh, D. Yang, T. Zhao, H. H. Li, “Quantitative proton radiation therapy dosimetry using the storage phosphor europium doped potassium chloride,” Medical Physics, 47(10), 5287-5300 (2020). doi.org/10.1002/mp.14423
  • R. Khan*, A. Darafsheh*,**, M. Goharian, S. Cilla, and J. E. Villarreal-Barajas, “Evolution of radiotherapy clinical physics practice during COVID-19 constraints,” Radiotherapy and Oncology, 148, 274-278 (2020). (*Equal contribution, **Corresponding author) doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2020.05.034
  • M. Baradaran-Ghahfarokhi, F. J. Reynoso, A. Darafsheh, B. Sun, M. T. Prusator, S. Mutic, and T. Zhao, “A Monte Carlo based-analytic model of in-room neutron ambient dose equivalent for a Mevion gantry-mounted passively scattered proton system,” Journal of Radiological Protection, 40(4), 980-996 (2020). doi.org/10.1088/1361-6498/abaff4

2019

  • E. Y. León-Marroquín, D. Mulrow, R. Khan*, and A. Darafsheh*, “Spectral analysis of EBT3 radiochromic films for clinical photon and electron beams,” Medical Physics, 46(2), 973-982 (2019). (*Co-senior author) doi.org/10.1002/mp.13330
  • A. Darafsheh, E. Y. León-Marroquín, D. Mulrow, M. Baradaran-Ghahfarokhi, T. Zhao, and R. Khan, “On the spectral characterization of radiochromic films irradiataed with clinical proton beams,” Physics in Medicine and Biology, 64(13), 135016 (2019). doi.org/10.1088/1361-6560/ab23cd
  • E. Y. León-Marroquín, D. Mulrow, A. Darafsheh*, and R. Khan*, “Response characterization of the EBT-XD radiochromic films in megavoltage photon and electron beams,” Medical Physics, 46(9), 4246-4256 (2019). (*Co-senior author) doi.org/10.1002/mp.13708