Incorrect radiation dose delivery by linear accelerators can have catastrophic consequences to cancer patients.

This project is to develop world first radiation dosimeters that will enable the safe delivery of radiation dose to cancer patients treated with MR image-guided linear accelerator radiation therapy machines.

Funding body

Cancer Council

Scheme name

Project Grant

Years funded

2017 – 2019

Lead institution

University of Wollongong

Partner institutions

Ingham Institute For Applied Medical Research; University Of Sydney; University of New South Wales; Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District; Liverpool and Macarthur Cancer Therapy Centres

Research area