Sichuan University (1990), Theoretical Physics
Graduate School
Sichuan University (1993), Physics
Graduate School
Medical College of Ohio-Toledo (1998), Medical Physics

Research Interest

  • Artificial intelligence in medicine
  • GPU and cloud based automated treatment planning
  • On-line re-planning for adaptive radiotherapy


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Data correlation based noise level estimation for cone beam projection data.
Bai T, Yan H, Ouyang L, Staub D, Wang J, Jia X, Jiang SB, Mou X J Xray Sci Technol 2017 Jul
A novel geometry-dosimetry label fusion method in multi-atlas segmentation for radiotherapy: a proof-of-concept study.
Chang J, Tian Z, Lu W, Gu X, Chen M, Jiang SB Phys Med Biol 2017 May 62 9 3656-3667
Initial development of goCMC: a GPU-oriented fast cross-platform Monte Carlo engine for carbon ion therapy.
Qin N, Pinto M, Tian Z, Dedes G, Pompos A, Jiang SB, Parodi K, Jia X Phys Med Biol 2017 May 62 9 3682-3699
Accelerated Monte Carlo simulation on the chemical stage in water radiolysis using GPU.
Tian Z, Jiang SB, Jia X Phys Med Biol 2017 Apr 62 8 3081-3096
Moving GPU-OpenCL-based Monte Carlo dose calculation toward clinical use: Automatic beam commissioning and source sampling for treatment plan dose calculation.
Tian Z, Li Y, Hassan-Rezaeian N, Jiang SB, Jia X J Appl Clin Med Phys 2017 Mar 18 2 69-84
New concept on an integrated interior magnetic resonance imaging and medical linear accelerator system for radiation therapy.
Jia X, Tian Z, Xi Y, Jiang SB, Wang G J Med Imaging (Bellingham) 2017 Jan 4 1 015004
Automatic metastatic brain tumor segmentation for stereotactic radiosurgery applications.
Liu Y, Stojadinovic S, Hrycushko B, Wardak Z, Lu W, Yan Y, Jiang SB, Timmerman R, Abdulrahman R, Nedzi L, Gu X Phys Med Biol 2016 Nov 61 24 8440-8461
Recent developments and comprehensive evaluations of a GPU-based Monte Carlo package for proton therapy.
Qin N, Botas P, Giantsoudi D, Schuemann J, Tian Z, Jiang SB, Paganetti H, Jia X Phys Med Biol 2016 Oct 61 20 7347-7362
Monte Carlo dose calculations for high-dose-rate brachytherapy using GPU-accelerated processing.
Tian Z, Zhang M, Hrycushko B, Albuquerque K, Jiang SB, Jia X Brachytherapy 2016 May-Jun 15 3 387-98
A new scheme for real-time high-contrast imaging in lung cancer radiotherapy: a proof-of-concept study.
Yan H, Tian Z, Shao Y, Jiang SB, Jia X Phys Med Biol 2016 Mar 61 6 2372-88


Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Graphics Processing Unit-Based High Performance Computing in Radiation Therapy

Xun Jia and Steve Jiang (Ed.) (2015). Boca Raton, London, New York, CRC Press

Honors & Awards

  • Elected Fellow, American Association of Physicists in MedicineElected Fellow, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  • Regional Health Care Innovation Challenge Awards, Southern California Healthcare Technology Acceleration Program
  • Finalist for the Health Care Champion Award in Health Care Innovation & Research, San Diego Business Journal
  • Fellow, The Institute of Physics, England
  • Post-doctoral Traineeship Award, US Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program
  • Resident Clinical/Basic Science Research Award, The American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology