Geant4 School - University of Wollongong

Australia/Sydney
    • 08:00 09:00
      Registration - Building 32.G01, UOW Main Campus, Wollongong

      Attendees can register

    • 09:00 10:30
      Session I: Geant4 Introduction, Geant4 Kernel

      Introduction to Geant4, Geant4 Installation, Kernel, GUI, Visualisation and Geometry

      • 09:00
        Introduction to the Geant4 School 15m
        Speaker: Susanna Guatelli
      • 09:15
        Introduction to Geant4 30m

        Intro, how to install Geant4, how to run Geant4 applications, MT, Documentation, Examples

        Speaker: Susanna Guatelli
      • 09:45
        Geant4 Kernel 45m
        Speaker: David Bolst (University of Wollongong)
    • 10:30 11:00
      Coffee Break 30m
    • 11:00 12:30
      Session II: Geant4 GUI, Visualisation and Geometry functionality

      Geant4 User Interface, Visualisation and Geometry

      • 11:00
        Geant4 GUI 30m
        Speaker: Dean Cutajar (University of Wollongong)
      • 11:30
        Geant4 Visualisation 15m
        Speaker: Dean Cutajar (University of Wollongong)
      • 11:45
        Geant4 Geometry 45m
        Speaker: David Bolst (University of Wollongong)
    • 12:30 13:30
      Lunch break 1h
    • 13:30 17:30
      Hands-on session I

      Run basic examples and the brachytherapy advanced example

    • 08:30 10:30
      Session III: Modelling of beamlines, radioactive sources and human anatomies
      • 08:30
        How to model radiation fields and sources 15m
        Speaker: Dean Cutajar (University of Wollongong)
      • 08:45
        How to model beamlines 30m
        Speaker: David Bolst (University of Wollongong)
      • 09:15
        How to model external fields 20m
        Speaker: Brad Oborn (University of Wollongong)
      • 09:35
        How to model human phantoms 30m
        Speaker: Susanna Guatelli
      • 10:05
        The Geant4 physics component and the physics lists 25m
        Speaker: Susanna Guatelli
    • 10:30 11:00
      Coffee Break 30m
    • 11:00 12:30
      Session IV: Geant4 physics - part I

      Introduction to the Geant4 physics component. Geant4 EM Physics

      • 11:00
        Geant4 EM physics 30m
        Speaker: Jeremy Brown
      • 11:30
        Modelling of optical photons 30m

        Optical photons, scintillators and optical fibers

        Speaker: Jeremy Brown
      • 12:00
        Geant4 hadronic physics 30m
        Speaker: Susanna Guatelli
    • 12:30 13:30
      Lunch break 1h
    • 13:30 17:30
      Hands-on session II
    • 19:00 20:00
      Social Dinner
    • 08:30 10:30
      Session V: Physics, examples, speed-up techniques and visualisation tools for medical physics applications
      • 08:35
        G4-Med: a benchmarking system for medical physics 30m
        Speaker: Susanna Guatelli
      • 09:05
        Geant4 examples for medical applications 30m

        Extended and Advanced examples for dosimetry, microdosimetry and nuclear medicine

        Speaker: Susanna Guatelli
      • 09:35
        How to speed up your simulation 25m
        Speaker: Susanna Guatelli
      • 10:00
        gMocrean visualistion tool 30m
        Speaker: Shogo Okada
    • 10:30 11:00
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:00 12:30
      Session VI: Scoring and analysis
      • 11:00
        The doiPET Advanced Example 30m
        Speaker: Abdella mohammednur Ahmed (Wollongong University and ANSTO)
      • 11:30
        Geant4 scoring 30m

        G4Multifunctional Detectors and scoring meshes. How to calculate dose

        Speaker: Dean Cutajar (University of Wollongong)
      • 12:00
        Geant4 analysis component 30m
        Speaker: Shogo Okada
    • 12:30 13:30
      Lunch break 1h
    • 13:30 17:30
      Hands-on session III
    • 08:30 10:30
      Session VII: Geant4 for radiobiology
      • 08:30
        Physica models for track structure Monte Carlo codes 45m
        Speaker: Ioanna Kyriakou (Ioannina University)
      • 09:15
        Geant4-DNA 45m
        Speaker: Sebastien Incerti (CNRS/IN2P3)
      • 10:00
        Track structure models for gold 30m
        Speaker: Dosatsu Sakata (University of Tsukuba (JP))
    • 10:30 11:00
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:00 12:30
      Session VIII: Geant4 for radiobiology
      • 11:00
        Geant4 examples for radiobiology 30m
        Speaker: Sebastien Incerti (CNRS/IN2P3)
      • 11:30
        Evaluation of early radiation DNA damage in a fractal cell nucleus model using Geant4-DNA 15m
        Speaker: Dosatsu Sakata (University of Tsukuba (JP))
      • 11:45
        Bridging the gap between physical interactions and biological responses 45m
        Speaker: Stephen McMahon (Queen's University Belfast)
    • 12:30 13:30
      Lunch break 1h
    • 13:30 17:30
      Hands-on session IV: Geant4-DNA examples