Yan Yu, PhD, MBA, FAAPM, FASTRO

Yan Yu, PhD, MBA, FAAPM, FASTRO

Contact Dr. Yu

111 South 11th Street
Room G-321, Bodine Center
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8855
(215) 503-2386 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Comparison of Online 6 Degree-of-Freedom Image Registration of Varian TrueBeam Cone-Beam CT and BrainLab ExacTrac X-Ray for Intracranial Radiosurgery
  2. Modeling of path planning and needle steering with path tracking in anatomical soft tissues for minimally invasive surgery
  3. Recent patents on needle insertion mechanism
  4. Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Delivery in a Genetically Engineered Mouse Model of Lung Cancer
  5. Dosimetric validation for an automatic brain metastases planning software using single-isocenter dynamic conformal arcsDosimetric validation for an automatic brain metastases planning software using single-isocenter dynamic conformal arcs
  6. Using the ACR Accreditation Process As a Quality Improvement Tool
  7. 3D Dynamic Motion Planning for Robot-Assisted Cannula Flexible Needle Insertion into Soft Tissue
  8. Thermoluminescence study of Mn doped lithium tetraborate powder and pellet samples synthesized by solution combustion synthesis
  9. Automatic multi-organ segmentation of prostate magnetic resonance images using watershed and nonsubsampled contourlet transform
  10. Plan quality and treatment efficiency for radiosurgery to multiple brain metastases: Non-coplanar rapidarc vs. Gamma Knife
  11. Dosimetric validation for an automatic brain metastases planning software using single-isocenter dynamic conformal arcs
  12. Evaluation of robotic tracking system for motion compensation in radiation therapy
  13. Closed loop control of a robot assisted smart flexible needle for percutaneous intervention
  14. Energy response of the TL detectors based on YAlO3: Mn crystals
  15. Biomaterial characteristics and application of silicone rubber and PVA hydrogels mimicked in organ groups for prostate brachytherapy
  16. X-ray Diffraction Investigations of Shape Memory NiTi Wire
  17. Development of Self-Actuating Flexible Needle System for Surgical Procedures
  18. Accurate error compensation for a MR-compatible surgical robot based on a novel kinematic calibration method
  19. A special report of current state of the medical physicist workforce - results of the 2012 ASTRO Comprehensive Workforce Study
  20. A MRI compatible robot for breast intervention