Research Interest

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


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Mobile bioluminescence tomography-guided system for pre-clinical radiotherapy research.
Deng Z, Xu X, Iordachita I, Dehghani H, Zhang B, Wong JW, Wang KK, Biomed Opt Express 2022 Sep 13 9 4970-4989
Quantitative molecular bioluminescence tomography.
Bentley A, Xu X, Deng Z, Rowe JE, Kang-Hsin Wang K, Dehghani H, J Biomed Opt 2022 Jun 27 6
Deep-Tissue Activation of Photonanomedicines: An Update and Clinical Perspectives.
Shah N, Squire J, Guirguis M, Saha D, Hoyt K, Wang KK, Agarwal V, Obaid G, Cancers (Basel) 2022 Apr 14 8
Quantitative Bioluminescence Tomography-guided Conformal Irradiation for Pre-clinical Radiation Research.
Xu X, Deng Z, Dehghani H, Iordachita I, Lim M, Wong JW, Wang KK, Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2021 Aug
Geometric Reproducibility of Fiducial Markers and Efficacy of a Patient-Specific Margin Design Using Deep Inspiration Breath Hold for Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Pancreatic Cancer.
Han-Oh S, Hill C, Kang-Hsin Wang K, Ding K, Wright JL, Alcorn S, Meyer J, Herman J, Narang A, Adv Radiat Oncol 2021 Mar-Apr 6 2 100655
Fiducial-based image-guided SBRT for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: Does inter-and intra-fraction treatment variation warrant adaptive therapy?
Hill CS, Han-Oh S, Cheng Z, Wang KK, Meyer JJ, Herman JM, Narang AK, Radiat Oncol 2021 Mar 16 1 53
Towards Exploring the benefits of augmented reality for patient support during radiation oncology interventions
Martin-Gomez A, Hill C, Lin HY, Fotouhi J, Han-Oh S, Wang KKH, Navab N, Narang AK Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Eng Imaging Vis 2021 9 3 322?329
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


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

Professional Associations/Affiliations

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