Key TOPAS Publications in Major Medical Physics Journals:

  • Perl J, Shin J, Schumann J, Faddegon B, Paganetti H. TOPAS: an innovative proton Monte Carlo platform for research and clinical applications. Med Phys. 2012 Nov; 39(11):6818-37. View in: PubMed
  • Schümann J, Paganetti H, Shin J, Faddegon B, Perl J. Efficient voxel navigation for proton therapy dose calculation in TOPAS and Geant4. Phys Med Biol. 2012 Jun 7; 57(11):3281-93. View in: PubMed
  • Shin J, Perl J, Schümann J, Paganetti H, Faddegon BA. A modular method to handle multiple time-dependent quantities in Monte Carlo simulations. Phys Med Biol. 2012 Jun 7; 57(11):3295-308. View in: PubMed
  • Perl J. (2014). Formal quality control for a proton Monte Carlo system in radiation therapy. Journal of Physics: Conference Series 489 (2014) 012021. View in: IOPScience
  • Testa M, Schümann J, Lu HM, Shin J, Faddegon B, Perl J, Paganetti H. Experimental validation of the TOPAS Monte Carlo system for passive scattering proton therapy. Med Phys. 2013 Dec; 40(12):121719. View in: PubMed
  • Testa M, Min CH, Verburg JM, Schümann J, Lu HM, Paganetti H. Range verification of passively scattered proton beams based on prompt gamma time patterns. Phys Med Biol. 2014 Jul 8; 59(15):4181-95. View in: PubMed
  • Ramos-Méndez J, Perl J, Faddegon B, Schümann J, Paganetti H. Geometrical splitting technique to improve the computational efficiency in Monte Carlo calculations for proton therapy. Med Phys. 2013 Apr; 40(4):041718. View in: PubMed