LhARA Collaboration Meeting

Cancer Research Centre

Cancer Research Centre

Liverpool University; 200 London Road, Liverpool L3 9TA
Amato Giacca (Oxford/Stanford), Jason Parsons (Liverpool), Ken Long (Imperial Coll.), Tim Greenshaw (Liverpool)

This, the second LhARA collaboration meeting will be held at the Cancer Research Centre, 200 London Road, Liverpool L3 9TA.   


The meeting will be held in "mixed mode" but if you are able to attend "in person" that would be excellent.


Meeting ID: 945 7952 9198
Passcode: svw&e9=?


    • 10:30 AM 10:35 AM
      Welcome 5m
      Speaker: Carsten Welsch (University of Liverpool)
    • 10:35 AM 10:45 AM
      Introduction 10m
      Speaker: Ken Long (Imperial Coll.)
    • 10:45 AM 11:00 AM
      The LhARA project 15m
      Speaker: Dr Colin Whyte (Strathclyde)
    • 11:00 AM 11:45 AM
      Proton and ion source
      Conveners: Dr Elisabetta Boella (Lancaster/CI), Nicholas Dover (Imperial College London), Dr Ross Gray (Strathclyde)
      • 11:00 AM
        WP2 Update: Underpinning Science, Challenges and Recent Developments 30m
        Speaker: Dr Ross Gray (Strathclyde)
      • 11:30 AM
        One-to-one simulations of the LhARA proton source 15m
        Speaker: Dr Elisabetta Boella (Lancaster/CI)
    • 11:45 AM 12:00 PM
      Coffee: Break
    • 12:00 PM 12:45 PM
      Proton and ion capture
      Conveners: Christopher Baker (Swansea University), Dr William Bertsche (Manchester/CI)
    • 12:45 PM 1:15 PM
      Radiation biology
      Conveners: Prof. Amato Giacca (Oxford/Standord), Prof. Jason Parsons (Liverpool)
    • 1:15 PM 2:00 PM
      Coffee: Lunch
    • 2:00 PM 2:30 PM
      Discussion: International review; discussion
      Convener: Ken Long (Imperial Coll.)
    • 2:30 PM 3:00 PM
      Ion acoustic dose-profile measurement: Ion-acoustic dose-profile measurement
      Conveners: Prof. Emma Harris (ICR), Prof. Jeff Bamber (ICR)
      • 2:30 PM
        Introduction 5m
        Speaker: Prof. Jeff Bamber (ICR)
      • 2:35 PM
        Results as presented at the conference at UCL 10m
        Speaker: Maria Maxouti (Imperial/PPD)
      • 2:45 PM
        Verbal updates on: SmartPhantom, collaboration with LMU, acoustic simulation etc. 10m
        Speakers: Ben Cox (UCL), Prof. Jeff Bamber (ICR), Josie McGarrigle (Imperial), Ken Long (Imperial Coll.)
      • 2:55 PM
        Discussion 5m
    • 3:00 PM 3:15 PM
      Coffee: Tea
    • 3:15 PM 3:45 PM
      Novel end-station development
      Conveners: Dr Ruth McLauchlan (IC NHS H/c Trust), Dr Tony Price (Birmingham)
    • 3:45 PM 4:30 PM
      Design and integration
      Conveners: Dr Jaroslaw Pasternak (Imperial/STFC/JAI), Mr Neil Bliss (STFC)
    • 4:30 PM 5:00 PM
      Discussion: Closing discussion and closing remarks
      Convener: Prof. Amato Giacca (Oxford/Standord)