Carver College of Medicine Curriculum Vitae

 

Junyi Xia

 

February 2014

 

I. Educational and Professional History

 

A. List of institutions attended (earliest to most recent)

1996

BS (Chemical Machinery)

ZheJiang University, China

2003

MS (Biomedical Engineering)

University of Memphis, Tennessee

2009

PhD (Medical Physics)

University of Florida, Gainesville

 

Licensures

2011

Iowa IDPH Radiation Therapy, IDPH

 

Certifications

2012

American Board of Radiology -Therapeutic Radiological Physics, American Board of Radiology.

 

B. Employment History

1999 - 2000

Software Engineer

Supcon Group Ltd, HangZhou, China

2000 - 2003

Graduate Research Assistant

University of Memphis, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Memphis, Tennessee

2003 - 2004

Scientific Programmer

St.Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States

2005 - 2009

Graduate Research Assistant

University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States

2009 - 2011

Medical Physics Resident

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, IA, United States

2011 - Present

Assistant Professor

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, IA, United States

 

C. Honors, Awards, Recognitions, Outstanding Achievements

2009

Selected Oral Presentation at John S. Laughlin Science Council Research Symposium

AAPM 2009, Anaheim, CA

2012

2nd place

Iowa Centers for Enterprise Elevator Pitch Competition

2013

Best In Physics (Therapy)

The American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting

 

II. Teaching

 

A. Teaching assignments

 

Classroom, Seminar, Teaching Laboratory

2010 - 2011

RTT Radiation Physics

Radiation Physics for RTT students

2012 - 2013

RTT Radiation Physics

Radiation Physics for RTT students

2012

Medical Physics: Image Quality

2013 - 2014

Radiation Physics for RTT students

 

B. Student Supervision (* indicates chair of the committee)

 

Graduate Students

2013 - Present

*Ouided Rouabhi - Graduate - BME - Degree Objective: Master

 

Residents

2012 - Present

Patrick Hill - Resident - Medical Physics

 

Undergraduate Students

2013 - Present

Mingyu Ma - Physics - Degree Objective: B.S.

ICRU fellow (Fall 2013 - Spring 2014)

 

C. Other Teaching Contributions

 

Other Teaching Contributions

1999 - 2000

Software Training - Supcon Group Ltd, HangZhou, China

2003

Software Training - St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Dept. of Radiation Oncology, Memphis, TN

 

III. SCHOLARSHIP/PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTIVITY

 

A. Publications or creative works (earliest to most recent)

 

Peer-reviewed papers

1.    Jiang J, He H, Xia J. A particle heat transfer model to calculate the heat transfer coefficient of the pan rotary dryer, Journal of Chemical Engineering of Chinese Universities. 2000;14(4):324-327.

       

2.    He H, Xia J, Lu J, Jiang H. Strength analysis of the rotors of the rotary disc dryer, Chemical Engineering & Machinery. 2001;28(1):19-21.

       

3.    Samant S, Gopal A, Jain J, Xia J, DiBianca F. Design of a prototype tri-electrode ion-chamber for megavoltage X-ray imaging, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research. 2007;573(3):398-409.

       

4.    Xia J, Chen Y, Samant S. The "Juggler” Algorithm: A Hybrid Deformable Image Registration Algorithm for Adaptive Radiotherapy, SPIE. 2007;6510:65105J.

       

5.    Muyan P, Owens J, Xia J, Samant S. Fast Deformable Registration on the GPU: A CUDA Implementation of Demons, Computational Sciences and Its Applications, International Conference on ICCSA '08. 2008:223-233.

       

6.    Samant S, Xia J, Muyan P, Owens J. High performance computing for deformable image registration: towards a new paradigm in adaptive radiotherapy, Medical Physics. 2008 August;35(8):3546-3553. PMID:18777915

       

7.    Xia J, Siochi A. A real-time respiratory motion monitoring system using Microsoft Xbox Kinect: proof of concept, Medical Physics. 2012 May;39(5):2682-2685. PMID:22559638

       

8.    Anderson J, Xia J, Flynn R, Modrick J, Bhatia S, Jacobson G, Kim Y. High Resolution (3 Tesla) MRI-Guided, Conformal Brachytherapy for Cervical Cancer: Consequences of Different High-Risk CTV Sizes, Journal of Contemporary Brachytherapy. 2013;5(2):101-109. PMID:23878555

       

9.    Xia J, Mart C, Bayouth J. A computer aided treatment event recognition system in radiation therapy, Medical Physics. 2014 January;41(1):011713-1-6. PMID:24387505

       

10.   Xia J, Waldron T, Kim Y. A real-time applicator position monitoring system for gynecologic intracavitary brachytherapy, Medical Physics. 2014 January;41(1):011703-1-4. PMID:24387495

       

 

Chapters

1.    Xia J, Bayouth J. Human-computer interaction in radiation therapy. In: George Starkschall; R. Alfredo C. Siochi, editors. Informatics in Radiation Oncology. CRC Press. 2013.

       

2.    Samant S, Wu J, Xia J, Gopal A. Optimization in image registration. In: Kristy K. Brock, editors. Image Processing in Radiation Oncology. CRC Press. 2013.

       

 

Abstracts

1.    Samant S, Xia J. Improved Target Localization in Low Field MR Using Local Weighed Mean (LWM) for Spatial Distortion Correction, Medical Physics. 2005;32:2053.

       

2.    Xia J, Samant S. A Novel Non-rigid Image Registration Algorithm for Radiation Therapy Using P-element Based Biomechanical Model, Medical Physics. 2006;33:2022.

       

3.    Samant S, Huang M, Xia J, Frouhar V, Palta J. A Treatment Planning System (TPS) Independent Software for 4DCT Image Analysis, Medical Physics. 2007;34(2350).

       

4.    Samant S, Xia J, Huang M, Chung H, Liu C, Palta J. Autosegmentation and Internal Target Volume (ITV) Generation in 4DCT Lung Imaging Using Deformable Image Registration, Medical Physics. 2007;34:2326.

       

5.    Xia J, Samant S. Improved Deformable Image Registration Using Hybrid Models: An Application to Solitary Pulmonary Nodule, Journal of Medical Physics. 2007;34:2516.

       

6.    Xia J, Chen Y, Samant S. A generalized method for achieving realistic deformable image registration (DIR) using the inverse consistency constraint, Medical Physics. 2008;35:2991.

       

7.    Xia J, Muyan P, Owens J, Palta J, Samant S. Towards in vivo Dose Validation Using Real-Time Physiologically Constrained Deformable Image Registration, Medical Physics. 2008;35:2722.

       

8.    Xia J, Chen Y, Samant S. Robust Deformable Image Registration Using Maximum Likelihood Estimation, Medical Physics. 2009;36:2764.

       

9.    Xia J, Mart C, Bayouth J. A Computer Aided Treatment Event Recognition System (CATERS) In Radiation Therapy, Medical Physics. 2013;40:500.

       

10.   Xia J, Mart C, Bayouth J. A Computer Assisted Treatment Events Recognition System (CATERS) For Radiation Therapy, Medical Physics. 2013.

       

11.   Xia J, Waldron T, Kim Y. A Real-Time Applicator Position Monitoring System (RAPS) for Intracavitary High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy, Medical Physics. 2013.

       

 

Intellectual Property (e.g. Patents, Copyrights)

1.    Jiang, J., Ling, X., Xia, J. CHINA CN2326920, "Medium Temperature Contact Vacuum Dryer."

 

B. Areas of Research Interest

Research Summary, On-Going.

 

C. Grants

 

Grant

 

Funded

 

Dosimetric and Temporal Advantage of Gated SBRT using un-flattened beam

Siemens Medical Solutions USA, INC

$165,161.00 Direct, $79,132.00 Indirect

September 2012 - September 2014

Percent effort: 7

Xia, Junyi (Principal), Bayouth, John (Co-Principal)

 

 

Design and Validate A Portable Real-time HDR Applicator Monitoring System for Intracavitary Brachytherapy

Varian Medical Systems, Inc.

$195,128.00 Direct, $46,332.00 Indirect

September 15, 2013 - September 14, 2015

Percent effort: 20

Xia, Junyi (Principal)

 

 

A Computer-Aided Treatment Event Recognition System for Radiation Therapy

ICE Commercialization GAP Fund Program 2013

$8,000.00 Direct

January 1, 2014 - June 1, 2014

Xia, Junyi (Principal)

 

 

D. Presentations

 

Invited Lectures/Guest Speaker

2011

University of Iowa, Iowa City. High performance computing in clincal medical imaging: A GPU based approach

2013

WebEx presentation to Elekta Medical System, Iowa City. Business intelligence in radiation oncology

2013

Translatinal Research Meeting, University of Iowa, Iowa City. Beyond video games, clinical applications using Microsoft Kinect sensor

2013

Annual Iowa Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncologists Conference, ISTRO, Iowa CIty. Gaming for life: applying gaming technologies to radiation therapy

 

Conference Presentations/Seminars

2003

45th AAPM Annual Meeting, AAPM, San Diego, CA. EPID Based Quality Assurance for Collimator Verification in External Beam Radiotherapy

2004

46th AAPM Annual Meeting, AAPM, Pittsburgh, PA. CT Laser and Linac Axes Alignment using an Electronic Portal Imaging Device

2005

91th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of RSNA, RSNA, Chicago, IL. Improved Segmentation and Localization Using a Novel Spatial Distortion Correction Algorithm for Imaging with an Open MR Simulator

2007

ASTRO Image Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT II) Symposium, ASTRO, St. Petersburg, FL. Validation and Automation Strategies in Image Guided Radiotherapy

2010

52th AAPM Annual Meeting, AAPM, Philadelphia, PA. On the Impact of Dose Sculpting Optimization in High Resolution (3.0 Tesla) MRI-Guided HDR Brachytherapy for GYN Cancer: For Different High Risk CTV Sizes

2010

52th AAPM Annual Meeting, AAPM, Philadelphia, PA. Tandem and Ovoids Brachytherapy for Cervical Cancer When Evaluated by High Resolution (3.0 Tesla) MRI

2013

55th AAPM Annual Meeting, AAPM, Indianapolis, IN. A Computer Assisted Treatment Events Recognition System (CATERS) For Radiation Therapy

2013

55th AAPM Annual Meeting, AAPM, Indianapolis, IN. A Real-Time Applicator Position Monitoring System (RAPS) for Intracavitary High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy

2013

Treatment planning conference, University of Iowa, Iowa City. Everything you need to know about VisionRT

2013

Physics department undergraduate research seminar, Iowa CIty. Dosimetric comparison of 3D and 4D-weighted dose calculation

 

Poster Presentations

2012

54th AAPM Annual Meeting, AAPM, Charlotte, NC. A Prototype of a Real-Time Respiratory Motion Monitoring System Using Microsoft Kinect Sensor

 

IV. SERVICE

 

A. Memberships, Services, and Committees

 

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2005 - Present

American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Full Member

2005 - Present

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Member

2011 - Present

American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, Member

 

Departmental, Collegiate, University and National Committees

2011 - Present

UIHC, Medical Physics Residency Admissions, Member

2011 - Present

UIHC, Medical Physics Residency Curriculum, Member

 

B. Clinical assignments since last promotion (if applicable)