The Radiation Therapy Planning Problem

  • Christoph Börgers
Part of the The IMA Volumes in Mathematics and its Applications book series (IMA, volume 110)


In this article we describe mathematical aspects of the radiation therapy optimization problem. Various says of formulating the problem are presented and discussed.


Dose Distribution Radiation Therapy Planning Radiation Therapy Treatment Planning Normal Tissue Complication Proba Radiation Particle 
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  • Christoph Börgers
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsTufts UniversityMedfordUSA

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