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"Computer-aided Systems from Diagnosis to Radiotherapy"
Our Keywords: Medical Physics, Computer-aided Diagnosis, Computer-Assisted Radiation Therapy, Medical Imaging, Medical Image Analysis, Medical Image Processing, Pattern Recognition, Radiation Physics, Machine Learning, Radiomics

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April 2018
Top, Members, Publications, News : articles and photos
Feb. 2018
Top, Recruiting, Members, News : articles and photos
Jan. 2018
Top, News : articles and photos
Nov. 2017
Top, Members, News : articles and photos
Sep. 2017
Top, Publications, Recruiting, News : articles and photos
April. 2017
Top, Members, Publications, News : articles and photos
Feb. 2017
Top, Publications, Members, News : articles and photos

_DSC0067ok.jpgVisiting Bandung Institute of Technology, Indonesia (Mar.1, 2018)

News

April 2018
LinkIconDr. Samuel Armato IIIUfrom The University of Chicago visited our University to have a lecture "Computer-Aided Diagnosis and the Role of Grand Challenges" April 16, 2018
New members,Ph.D. student (Yamanouchi) , Master student (Katahira ) and 4 undergraduate students (Koyanagi, Hirano, Nakayama, Yoshihisa ) have joined our laboratory(LinkIconSee Members).
March 2018
・Dr. Arimura had a Invited speech "Potentials of Radiomics in Cancer Treatment"in International Workshop on the Biological Effects of radiationLinkIconBER2018@Osaka, Mar. 20, 2018.
・Dr. Arimura visitedLinkIconInstitute of Technology Bandung, Indonesiato have lectures on "The role of natural Sciences in the Improvement of Radiation protection and cancer treatment", "Introduction of Kyushu University", and to dicuss about future research collaborations. (Host: Dr. Freddy Haryanto) on Mar.1, 2018.LinkIconSee News
Feb. 2018
・Dr. Arimura visitedLinkIconSatya Wacana Christian Universityto have lectures on "The role of natural Sciences in the Improvement of Radiation protection and cancer treatment", "Introduction of Kyushu University", and to dicuss about future research collaborations. (Host: Dr. Adita Sutresno) on Feb.28, 2018.
・Dr. Arimura visitedLinkIconDiponegoro Universityto have lectures on "The role of natural Sciences in the Improvement of Radiation protection and cancer treatment", "Introduction of Kyushu University", and to dicuss about future research collaborations. (Host: Dr. Anam) on Feb.27, 2018
・TwoPoster Presentations inLinkIconSPIE medical imaging 2018Huston, USA, on Feb.10-15, 2018. "Survival prediction of squamous cell head and neck cancer patients based on radiomic features selected from lung cancer patients using artificial neural network" by H. Kamezawa, and "Bayesian delineation framework of clinical target volumes for prostate cancer radiotherapy using an anatomical-features-based machine learning technique"by K. Ninomiya (M1).
LinkIcon"Voices from Guraduates"sand a "Report from Short-term Visititng Student" from several graduates have been posted in this HP. Thanks a lot!
Jan.2018
・A paper entitled"Investigation for a practical patient dose index for assessment ofpatient organ dose from cone-beam computed tomography in radiationtherapy using a Monte Carlo simulation"by Hidemi Kamezawa, Hidetaka Arimura, et al. has been accepted for publication in Radiation Protection Dosimetry 2018.
Dec.2017
・A paper entitled"Computational analysis of interfractional anisotropic shape variationsof the rectum in prostate cancer radiation therapy"by Mohammad Haekal, Hidetaka Arimura, et al. has been accepted for publication in Physica Medica: European Journal of Medical Physics 2018.
・A paper entitled"Exploration of temporal stability and prognostic power of radiomic features based on electronic portal imaging device images" byMazen Soufi, Hidetaka Arimura, et al. has been accepted for publication in Physica Medica: European Journal of Medical Physics 2018.
Oct. 2017
・A Review entitled"A Review on Radiomics for Personalized Medicine in Cancer Treatment"by Hidetaka Arimura and Mazen Soufi in MEDICAL IMAGING TECHNOLOGY No.36, vol. 2. (To be published)
LinkIconDr. Yeong Chai HongUfrom University of Malaya, MALAYSIA visited our University to have 4 lectures ( Oct. 4, 5 2017)
New members, International Ph.D. students (MD. ALAMGIR Hossain from Bangladesh) and International Master students (Ma Zhuangfei from China) have joined our laboratory (LinkIconSee Members).
Sep. 2017
・One Oral Presentation in 8th Japan-Korea Joint Meeting of Medical physicist "Quantification of interfractional CTV shape variations based on statistical point distribution model for prostate cancer radiation therapy"by Arimura H, and one Poster Presentation "Analysis of the relationships between target translation errors and their circumstances including normal organs for prostate radiotherapy" by Yudai Kai (D2), at Osaka on Sep. 16, 2017.
LinkIconDr. Freddy HaryantoUfrom Institute of Technology Bandun in Indonesia visited our lab to have a meeting. Sep. 12, 2017
Aug. 2017
・A paper entitled"Impact of Pixel-based Machine-Learning Techniques on Automated Frameworks for Delineation of Gross Tumor Volume Regions for Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy"by Yasuo Kawata, Hidetaka Arimura, Koujirou Ikushima, Ze Jin, Kento Morita, Chiaki Tokunaga, Hidetake Yabu-uchi, Yoshiyuki Shioyama, Tomonari Sasaki, Hiroshi Honda, Masayuki Sasakihas been accepted for publication in Physica Medica: European Journal of Medical Physics. (Aug. 26, 2017)
・Dr. Arimura has a speech as one of Plenary Speakers about "Physics-based Radiotherapy to Radiomics-based Radiotherapy" 2nd International Conference on Biomedical Signal and Image Processing (LinkIconICBIP 2017) at Kitakyushu on Aug. 23, 2017
July. 2017
・One Oral Presentation in AAPM: "Physics-based Radiotherapy to Radiomics-based Radiotherapy"by Mazen Soufi (D3)
・Four Poster Presentations in AAPM: "An investigation of interfractional rectum shape variations based on a statistical shape analysis for prostate cancer radiotherapy" (Mohammad Haekal (D2)), "Computational Analysis for Dose Distributions of Cold Spots in Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer" (Asamura. (M2)) , "Computer-assisted treatment planning approach using similar cases for lung stereotactic body radiation therapy"(Haseai (M1)), and "Investigation of the appropriate dose index for evaluation of patient organ doses in cone-beam computed tomography scanning by using a Monte Carlo simulation"(Kamezawa) (LinkIconAAPM2017, July 30-Aug. 3, Denver, CO, USA)
April. 2017
Mr. Ryousuke Asamura receivediian English Presentation Award(Title:"Quantitative analysis for coldspots in dose distributions of IMRT for prostate cancer") at the annual meeting of the 113th JSMP, which was held on April 13-16, 2017, in Yokohama.
New members,3 undergraduate students (Ohkurano Y, Nakano R, Yamada M.) have joined our laboratory(LinkIconSee Members).
March. 2017
・A paper entitled "Investigation of interfractional shape variations based on statistical point distribution model for prostate cancer radiation therapy" by Yusuke Shibayama, Hidetaka Arimura, Taka-aki Hirose, Takahiro Nakamoto, Tomonari Sasaki, Saiji Ohga, Norimasa Matsushita, Yoshiyuki Umezu, Yasuhiko Nakamura, Hiroshi Honda published inLinkIconMedical Physics
・Dr. Arimura visitedLinkIconUniversity of Malayaa to have some lectures and introduce Kyushu University on Mar. 12-15, 2017LinkIconSee News
Prof. Dr. Chary RangacharyuluUfrom University of Saskatchewan, Canada visited our University to have a lecture "Some new prospects of making and uses of medical isotopes" March 6, 2017
Feb. 2017
・Two Poster Presentations in SPIE Medical Imaging 2017 "Automated framework for estimation of lung tumor locations in kV-CBCT images for tumor-based patient positioning in stereotactic lung body radiotherapy"(Yoshidome S.), "Reconstruction of four-dimensional computed tomography images during treatment time using electronic portal imaging device images based on a dynamic 2D/3D registration" SPIE Medical Imaging 2017 (Feb. 11-15, 2017)
A book entitledLinkIconImage-Based Computer-Assisted Radiation Therapy Edited by Hidetaka Arimura, has been published by Springer, March 2017
Jan. 2017
・Mr. Adita sutresno from Bandung Institute of Technology (LinkIconITB) in Indonesia stays as a visiting international student in Kyushu University. (Jan.18, 2017-May, 2017)LinkIconSee members
・One Oral Presentation in IFMIA 2017: "Probabilistic atlas model of asymptomatic intracranial aneurysms on a computer-aided framework for detecting aneurysms"(Hirakawa K. (M1)) ,
・One Poster Presentation in IFMIA 2017: "Feasibility of an automated framework for estimation of patient positioning errors in radiation therapy using range images acquired by an infrared ray-based range sensor"(Soufi M. (D2)), The International Forum on Medical Imaging in Asia (IFMIA, Okinawa, Jan19-20, 2017)
・One Oral Presentation in IWAIT 2017 "Automated segmentation of various gross tumor volumes based on fuzzy-C means clustering for stereotactic lung radiotherapy "(Kawata Y. (D5), Arimura H.) International Workshop on Advanced Image Technology (IWAIT)(Penang, Malaysia, Jan.8-10, 2017)