Program

HIAS 2018 will be held in the Finkel Lecture Theatre, John Curtain School of Medical Research. The program for HIAS 2018 is availaible below - note that hardcopies of the program will not be provided. Please be aware that minor changes may still occur prior to the commencement of the symposium.

8:30 - 9:00Registration - Finkel Lecture Theatre, JCSMR
9:00 - 10:30HIAS 2018 Session 1
09:00 K. Kirk, Dean ANU College of Science
Welcome
09:10 A. Stuchbery
The ANU heavyion accelerator facility
09:40 R. Bartley (PDF 83KB)
How exploding stars have helped identify erosion hot-spots in catchments adjacent to the Great Barrier Reef
10:10 H. Rutherford (PDF 28KB)
Dose quantification in carbon therapy using in-beam positron emission tomography
10:30 - 11:00Morning Tea
11:00 - 12:35Session 2
11:00 Z. Pastuovic (PDF 31KB)
The new SIRIUS accelerator system at ANSTO: Design, capabilities and recent applications for environment, radiation health physics, material modification and characterisation using accelerated heavy ions
11:30 S. Bakr (PDF 91KB)
Latest Geant4 developments for PIXE applications
11:50 P. Reid (PDF 105KB)
The role of the human papillomavirus in head and neck cancers: Cancer stem cell diversity and response to radiation
12:10 U. H. Hossain (PDF 90KB)
Ion track morphology in fluoropolymers
12:35 - 13:30Lunch: Department of Nuclear Physics
13:30 - 14:55Session 3
13:30 L. Tran (PDF 83KB)
Recent development of solid state microdosimetry and its applications in particle therapy and space environments
14:00 J. McCallum (PDF 82KB)
The 5U pelletron accelerator facility at the University of Melbourne
14:30 M. Vos (PDF 27KB)
Measurement of Auger electrons emitted after nuclear decay: the case of 125I
14:55 - 15:25Afternoon Tea
15:25 - 17:00Session 4
15:25 A. Hadley (PDF 127KB)
Characterisation of conical etched ion tracks in SiO2
15:55 B. Tee (PDF 28KB)
Experimental investigation of the conversion electrons from medical radioisotope 125I
16:15 D. Bolst (PDF 25KB)
Performance of Geant4 for modelling silicon microdosimeters in heavy ion therapy
16:35 I. Carter (PDF 29KB)
Millisecond mineral analysis using high energy x-rays
17:15Dinner at Nuclear Physics
19:00Public Lecture, Finkel Lecture Theatre, JCSMR

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