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Rowan Thomson

Canada Research Chair in Radiotherapy Physics

    Email:rthomson@physics.carleton.ca
    Phone:613-520-2600, ext. 7540
    Website:https://physics.carleton.ca/people/faculty-canada-research-chairs/rowan-thomson

    Rowan Thomson’s Research is Helping Medicine Build a Better Cancer Bomb

    Radiation therapy is one of the great weapons in the arsenal to defeat cancer. Ensuring that modern medicine has the vital tools to calculate the delivery of cancer-killing radiation quickly, safely but completely with absolute accuracy using the precise dosage is the work of medical physics…Full story