Published articles:

2017

H. Rohling, M. Priegnitz, S. Schoene, A Schumann, W. Enghardt, F. Hueso-González, G. Pausch, and F. Fiedler: Requirements for a Compton camera for in vivo range verification of proton therapy; Phys. Med. Biol. 62 (2017) 2795–2811

F. Hueso-González, G. Pausch, J. Petzoldt, K. E. Römer, and W. Enghardt: Prompt Gamma Rays Detected With a BGO Block Compton Camera Reveal Range Deviations of Therapeutic Proton Beams; IEEE Transactions on Radiation and Plasma Medical Sciences 1 (2017) 76-86

2016

Golnik, C., Bemmerer, D., Enghardt, W., Fiedler, F., Hueso-Gonzalez, F., Pausch, G., Roemer, K., Rohling, H., Schoene, S., Wagner, L., Kormoll, T., 2016. Tests of a Compton imaging prototype in a monoenergetic 4.44MeV photon field - a benchmark setup for prompt gamma-ray imaging devices.J. Instrum. 11, P06009

S. Helmbrecht, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, M. Iltzsche, G. Pausch, C. Tintori, T. Kormoll: In-beam PET at clinical proton beams with pile-up rejection; Z. Med. Phys., in print (2016)

M. Priegnitz, S. Barczyk, L. Nenoff, C. Golnik, I. Keitz, T. Werner, S. Mein, J. Smeets, F. Vander Stappen, G. Janssens, L. Hotoiu, F. Fiedler, D. Prieels, W. Enghardt, G. Pausch, C. Richter: Towards clinical application: Prompt gamma imaging of passively scattered proton fields with a knife-edge slit camera; Phys. Med. Biol. 61 (2016) 7881-7905

G. Pausch, J. Petzoldt, M. Berthel, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, C. Golnik, F. Hueso-González,
R. Lentering, K. Römer, K. Ruhnau, J. Stein, A. Wolf, T. Kormoll: Scintillator-Based High-Throughput Fast Timing Spectroscopy for Real-Time Range Verification in Particle Therapy; IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci. 63 (2016) 664-672

C. Richter, G. Pausch, S. Barczyk, M. Priegnitz, I. Keitz, J. Thiele, J. Smeets, F. Vander Stappen, L. Bombelli, C. Fiorini, L. Hotoiu, I. Perali, D. Prieels, W. Enghardt, M. Baumann: First clinical application of a prompt gamma based in vivo proton range verification system; Radiotherapy and Oncology 118 (2016) 232–237

J. Petzoldt, K.E. Roemer, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, C. Golnik, F. Hueso-González, S. Helmbrecht, T. Kormoll, H. Rohling, J. Smeets, T. Werner, G. Pausch: Characterization of the microbunch time structure of proton pencil beams at a clinical treatment facility;Phys Med Biol 61 (2016) 2432–2456

F. Hueso-González, F. Fiedler, C. Golnik, T. Kormoll, G. Pausch, J. Petzoldt, K. Römer, W. Enghardt: Compton Camera and Prompt Gamma Ray Timing: Two Methods for In Vivo Range Assessment in Proton Therapy; Frontiers in Oncology 6 (2016) 80

Schoene, S., Enghardt, W., Fiedler, F., Golnik, C., Pausch, G., Rohling, H., Kormoll, T. An Image Reconstruction Framework and Camera Prototype Aimed for Compton Imaging for In-vivo Dosimetry of Therapeutic Ion Beams; IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci. (2016), in print

2015

K. Roemer, G. Pausch, D. Bemmerer, M. Berthel, A. Dreyer, C. Golnik, F. Hueso-González, T. Kormoll, J. Petzoldt, H. Rohling, P. Thirolf, A. Wagner, L. Wagner, D. Weinberger, F. Fiedler: Characterization of scintillator crystals for usage as prompt gamma monitors in particle therapy; Journal of Instrumentation 10 (2015) P10033

H. Rohling, C. Golnik, W. Enghardt, F. Hueso-González, T. Kormoll, G. Pausch, A. Schumann, F. Fiedler: Simulation Study of a Combined Pair Production – Compton Camera for In-Vivo Dosimetry During Therapeutic Proton Irradiation; IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci. 62 (2015) 2023-2030

F. Hueso-Gonzalez, A.K. Biegun, P. Dendooven, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, C. Golnik, K. Heidel, T. Kormoll, J. Petzoldt, K.E. Römer, R. Schwengner, A. Wagner, G. Pausch: Comparison of LSO and BGO block detectors for prompt gamma imaging in ion beam therapy;Journal of Instrumentation 10 (2015) P09015

F. Hueso-González, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, C. Golnik, G. Janssens, J. Petzoldt, D. Prieels, M. Priegnitz, K. E Römer, J. Smeets, F. Vander Stappen, A. Wagner, G. Pausch: First test of the prompt gamma ray timing method with heterogeneous targets at a clinical proton therapy facility; Phys. Med. Biol. 60 (2015) 6247–6272

A. Schumann, J. Petzoldt, P. Dendooven, W. Enghardt, C. Golnik, F. Hueso-González, T. Kormoll, G. Pausch, K. Roemer, F. Fiedler: Simulation and experimental verification of prompt gamma-ray emissions during proton irradiation; Phys. Med. Biol. 60 (2015) 4197–4207

2014

C. Golnik, F. Hueso- González, A. Müller, P. Dendooven, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, T. Kormoll, K. Roemer, J. Petzoldt, A. Wagner, G. Pausch: Range assessment in particle therapy based on prompt g-ray timing measurements; Phys. Med. Biol. 59 (2014) 5399-5422

F. Hueso-González, C. Golnik, M. Berthel, A. Dreyer, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, K. Heidel, T. Kormoll, H. Rohling, S. Schöne, R. Schwengner, A. Wagner, G. Pausch: Test of Compton camera components for prompt gamma imaging at the ELBE bremsstrahlung beam; Journal of Instrumentation 9 (2014) P05002

Other publications:

T. Kormoll, A. Duplicy, F. Fiedler, C. Golnik, F. Hueso-González, J. Petzoldt, R. Swanson, J. Thiele, D. Weinberger, T. Werner, W. Enghardt, G. Pausch: Prompt Gamma Timing range verification for scattered proton beams; 4th International Conference on Advancements in Nuclear Instrumentation Measurement Methods and their Applications, ANIMMA 2015, 7465548

T. Werner, A. Dreyer, C. Golnik, F. Hueso-González, W. Enghardt, A. Straessner, J. Petzoldt, K. Roemer, G. Pausch, T. Kormoll: Studies of a proton bunch phase monitor for range verification in proton therapy; 4th International Conference on Advancements in Nuclear Instrumentation Measurement Methods and their Applications, ANIMMA 2015, 7465551

F. Hueso-González, J. Petzoldt, K. E. Römer, S. Schöne, F. Fiedler, C. Golnik, T. Kormoll, G. Pausch, W. Enghardt: Prompt Gamma Imaging of a Pencil Beam with a High Efficiency Compton Camera at a Clinical Proton Therapy Facility; 2015 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, 7582136

P.G. Thirolf, S. Aldawood, M. Böhmer, J. Bortfeldt, I. Castelhano, G. Dedes, F. Fiedler, R. Gernhäuser, C. Golnik, S. Helmbrecht, F. Hueso-González, H. v.d. Kolff, T. Kormoll, C. Lang, S. Liprandi, R. Lutter, T. Marinšek, L. Maier, G. Pausch, J. Petzoldt, K. Römer, D. Schaart, K. Parodi: A Compton camera prototype for prompt gamma medical imaging; EPJ Web of Conferences 117, 05005 (2016)

F. Hueso-González, C. Golnik, M. Berthel, A. Dreyer, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, K. Heidel, G. Janssens, T. Kormoll, J. Petzoldt, D. Prieels, M. Priegnitz, K.E. Römer, J. Smeets, M. Sobiella, F. Vander Stappen, A. Wagner, D. Weinberger, G. Pausch: Particle range retrieval in heterogeneous phantoms with the prompt gamma ray timing method at a clinical proton accelerator; 2014 IEEE NSS/MIC Conference Record

J. Petzoldt, K. Römer, T. Kormoll, M. Berthel, A. Dreyer, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, F. Hueso- González, C. Golnik, T. Kirschke, A. Wagner, G. Pausch: Fast Timing with BGO (and other scintillators) on digital Silicon Photomultipliers for Prompt Gamma Imaging; 2014 IEEE NSS/MIC Conference Record

K. E. Römer, G. Pausch, M. Berthel, A. Dreyer, W. Enghardt, C. Golnik, F. Hueso-González, P. Jannusch, T. Kormoll, J. Petzoldt, H. Rohling, S. Schöne, F. Fiedler: Model for the design of a prompt gamma detection system using large scintillators and digital silicon photomultipliers; 2014 IEEE NSS/MIC Conference Record

K. E. Römer, G. Pausch, S. Aldawood, M. Berthel, A. Dreyer, W. Enghardt, C. Golnik, F. Hueso-González, T. Kormoll, J. Petzoldt, H. Rohling, S. Schöne, P. Thirolf, D. Weinberger, F. Fiedler: Scintillator characterization at energies relevant for a prompt gamma detection system in particle therapy; 2014 IEEE NSS/MIC Conference Record

C. Golnik, F. Fiedler, K. Heidel, F. Hueso-González, T. Kormoll, G. Pausch, H. Rohling, S. Schoene, M. Sobiella, A. Wagner, W. Enghardt: A compton imaging prototype for range verification in particle therapy; 3rd International Conference on Advancements in Nuclear Instrumentation, Measurement Methods and Their Applications, ANIMMA 2013, 6728054

F. Hueso-González, C. Golnik, M. Berthel, A. Dreyer, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, K. Heidel, T. Kormoll, H. Rohling, S. Schöne, R. Schwengner, A. Wagner, G. Pausch: Timing of pulsed prompt gamma rays for background discrimination; 3rd International Conference on Advancements in Nuclear Instrumentation, Measurement Methods and Their Applications, ANIMMA 2013, 6728084

C. Golnik, F. Fiedler, K. Heidel, F. Hueso Gonzalez, T. Kormoll, G. Pausch, H. Rohling, S. Schoene, M. Sobiella, A. Wagner, W. Enghardt: Compton Kameras für In-Vivo Dosimetrie bei der Protonentherapie; 44. Jahrestagung der DGMP, Abstractband, ID 128

K. Römer, F. Fiedler, G. Pausch, J. Petzoldt, T. Kormoll: Untersuchung von Szintillationsdetektoren für Prompt Gamma Imaging Systeme zur Verifikation der Dosisdeposition in der Protonentherapie; 44. Jahrestagung der DGMP, Abstractband, ID 145

H. Rohling, W. Enghardt, C. Golnik, G. Pausch, F. Fiedler: GEANT4 Simulationen zur Optimierung einer Compton Kamera für die In-vivo Dosimetrie; 44. Jahrestagung der DGMP, Abstractband, P 97

S. Schoene, W. Enghardt, C. Golnik, F. Hueso-Gonzalez, T. Kormoll, A. Mueller, G. Pausch, J. Petzoldt, H. Rohling, K. Roemer, F. Fiedler: Status of the Development of a Single Gamma-Ray Imaging System for in-Vivo Dosimetry at Particle Beams; 2013 NSS/MIC/RTSD, Seoul, Korea, Oct. 27 – Nov. 02, Conference Record, NPO2-64

T. Kormoll, C. Golnik, S. Akhmadaliev, D. Bemmerer, J.v. Borany, F. Fiedler, F. Hueso-Gonzalez, K. Heidel, M. Kempe, H. Rohling, K. Schmidt, S. Schöne, L. Wagner, and G. Pausch: Compton Imaging in a High Energetic Photon Field; 2013 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record

F. Hueso-González, C. Golnik, M. Berthel, A. Dreyer, W. Enghardt, F. Fiedler, K. Heidel, T. Kormoll, H. Rohling, S. Schöne, R. Schwengner, A. Wagner, and G. Pausch: Test of a Compton Imaging Prototype at the ELBE Bremsstrahlung Beam; 2013 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record

Patents - issued:

G. Pausch, W. Enghardt, C. Golnik, G. Janssens, D. Prieels, J. Smeets, F. Vander Stappen: Method and apparatus for monitoring the range of a particle beam; US Patent No. 9364688; Filed: Sep. 19, 2014; Granted: Jun. 14, 2016

Patents - pending:

G. Pausch: Szintillationsdetektor mit intrinsischer Unterdrückung entweichender Sekundärteilchen; Deutsche Patentanmeldung Nr. DE201310112573 (A1); Filed: Nov. 14, 2013; Published: Jun. 03, 2015

G. Pausch, C. Golnik, W. Enghardt: Verfahren und Einrichtung zur Kontrolle der Reichweite von Partikelstrahlung einer Bestrahlungseinrichtung zur Strahlentherapie; Deutsche Patentanmeldung Nr. DE102013218982 (A1) Filed: Sep. 20, 2013; Published: Mar. 26, 2015

G. Pausch, W. Enghardt: Vorrichtung zum Verifizieren der Hadronentherapie durch Messung prompter Gammastrahlung unter Verwendung aktiver Kollimatoren; Deutsche Patentanmeldung Nr. DE102013102920 (A1) Filed: Mar. 21, 2013; Published: Sep. 25, 2014