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

Cine Cone Beam CT Reconstruction Using Low-Rank Matrix Factorization: Algorithm and a Proof-of-Principle Study.
Cai JF, Jia X, Gao H, Jiang SB, Shen Z, Zhao H IEEE Trans Med Imaging 2014 Aug 33 8 1581-91
A hybrid reconstruction algorithm for fast and accurate 4D cone-beam CT imaging.
Yan H, Zhen X, Folkerts M, Li Y, Pan T, Cervino L, Jiang SB, Jia X Med Phys 2014 Jul 41 7 071903
A DVH-guided IMRT optimization algorithm for automatic treatment planning and adaptive radiotherapy replanning.
Zarepisheh M, Long T, Li N, Tian Z, Romeijn HE, Jia X, Jiang SB Med Phys 2014 Jun 41 6 061711
A multicriteria framework with voxel-dependent parameters for radiotherapy treatment plan optimization.
Zarepisheh M, Uribe-Sanchez AF, Li N, Jia X, Jiang SB Med Phys 2014 Apr 41 4 041705
Comprehensive evaluations of cone-beam CT dose in image-guided radiation therapy via GPU-based Monte Carlo simulations.
Montanari D, Scolari E, Silvestri C, Graves YJ, Yan H, Cervino L, Rice R, Jiang SB, Jia X Phys Med Biol 2014 Mar 59 5 1239-53
GPU-based high-performance computing for radiation therapy.
Jia X, Ziegenhein P, Jiang SB Phys Med Biol 2014 Feb 59 4 R151-82
Deformable image registration of CT and truncated cone-beam CT for adaptive radiation therapy.
Zhen X, Yan H, Zhou L, Jia X, Jiang SB Phys Med Biol 2013 Oct 58 22 7979-7993
GPU-based Monte Carlo radiotherapy dose calculation using phase-space sources.
Townson RW, Jia X, Tian Z, Graves YJ, Zavgorodni S, Jiang SB Phys Med Biol 2013 Jun 58 12 4341-56
Progressive cone beam CT dose control in image-guided radiation therapy.
Yan H, Zhen X, Cerviño L, Jiang SB, Jia X Med Phys 2013 Jun 40 6 060701
A hybrid metal artifact reduction algorithm for x-ray CT.
Zhang Y, Yan H, Jia X, Yang J, Jiang SB, Mou X Med Phys 2013 Apr 40 4 041910


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