Research Interest

  • Biomedical optics
  • In vivo cell tracking
  • Optical tomography-guided radiation therapy
  • Ultra-high dose rate irradiation

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Online Prostate-Specific Membrane Antigen and Positron Emission Tomography-Guided Radiation Therapy for Oligometastatic Prostate Cancer.
Hrinivich WT, Phillips R, Da Silva AJ, Radwan N, Gorin MA, Rowe SP, Pienta KJ, Pomper MG, Wong J, Tran PT, Kang-Hsin Wang K, Adv Radiat Oncol 2020 Mar-Apr 5 2 260-268
In Vivo Bioluminescence Tomography Center of Mass-Guided Conformal Irradiation.
Deng Z, Xu X, Garzon-Muvdi T, Xia Y, Kim E, Belcaid Z, Luksik A, Maxwell R, Choi J, Wang H, Yu J, Iordachita I, Lim M, Wong JW, Wang KK, Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2020 03 106 3 612-620
Epigenetic therapy inhibits metastases by disrupting premetastatic niches.
Lu Z, Zou J, Li S, Topper MJ, Tao Y, Zhang H, Jiao X, Xie W, Kong X, Vaz M, Li H, Cai Y, Xia L, Huang P, Rodgers K, Lee B, Riemer JB, Day CP, Yen RC, Cui Y, Wang Y, Wang Y, Zhang W, Easwaran H, Hulbert A, Kim K, Juergens RA, Yang SC, Battafarano RJ, Bush EL, Broderick SR, Cattaneo SM, Brahmer JR, Rudin CM, Wrangle J, Mei Y, Kim YJ, Zhang B, Wang KK, Forde PM, Margolick JB, Nelkin BD, Zahnow CA, Pardoll DM, Housseau F, Baylin SB, Shen L, Brock MV, Nature 2020 Feb
Applying Non-Homogeneous Dose Optimization to Improve Conventionally Fractionated Radiation Plan Quality in Patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
Hazell SZ, Hales RK, Hrinivich WT, Ford K, Kang-Hsin Wang K, McNutt TR, Han P, Anderson LJ, Ferro AC, Moore J, Voong KR, Pract Radiat Oncol 2019 Nov 9 6 e591-e598
O-GlcNAcylation is required for mutant KRAS-induced lung tumorigenesis.
Taparra K, Wang H, Malek R, Lafargue A, Barbhuiya MA, Wang X, Simons BW, Ballew M, Nugent K, Groves J, Williams RD, Shiraishi T, Verdone J, Yildirir G, Henry R, Zhang B, Wong J, Wang KK, Nelkin BD, Pienta KJ, Felsher D, Zachara NE, Tran PT, J Clin Invest 2018 11 128 11 4924-4937
Quantitative bioluminescence tomography using spectral derivative data.
Dehghani H, Guggenheim JA, Taylor SL, Xu X, Wang KK, Biomed Opt Express 2018 Sep 9 9 4163-4174
Evaluation of On- and Off-Line Bioluminescence Tomography System for Focal Irradiation Guidance.
Zhang B, Wong JW, Iordachita II, Reyes J, Nugent K, Tran PT, Tuttle SW, Koumenis C, Wang KK, Radiat Res 2016 Dec 186 6 592-601
Pencil-beam scanning for pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma: Promise and precautions.
Ladra MM, Wang KK, Terezakis SA, Pediatr Blood Cancer 2016 10 63 10 1698-9
Systematic study of target localization for bioluminescence tomography guided radiation therapy.
Yu J, Zhang B, Iordachita II, Reyes J, Lu Z, Brock MV, Patterson MS, Wong JW, Wang KK Med Phys 2016 May 43 5 2619
Bioluminescence Tomography-Guided Radiation Therapy for Preclinical Research.
Zhang B, Wang KK, Yu J, Eslami S, Iordachita I, Reyes J, Malek R, Tran PT, Patterson MS, Wong JW, Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 Apr 94 5 1144-53

Books

Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Linear accelerator. In Encyclopedia of Radiation Oncology

T. C. Zhu, K. K.-H. Wang (2013). Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg

Physics essentials of particle therapy. In Treatment volume delineation and treatment planning for particle therapy: A practical guide

D. Mah, M. Moyers, K. K.-H. Wang, E. Diffenderfer, J. Cuaron, M. Pankuch (2017). Springer-International Publishing AG

Honors & Awards

  • CPRIT scholar in cancer research
    (2020)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • The optical society (2019)
  • American Association of Physicist in Medicine (2008)
  • International Photodynamic Association (2008-2010)
  • International Society for Optics and Photonics (2008)