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Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jan Jakob Wilkens

Technical University of Munich

Former TUM Department of Medicine

Postal address

Ismaninger Straße 22
81675 München

  • Medical Radiation Physics
  • Radiation Therapy with Photons and Particles
  • Laser-driven Ion Beams
  • Treatment Planning, Dose Calculation and Optimization
  • Medical Imaging

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    Ziegenhein, Peter; Wilkens, Jan J; Nill, Simeon; Ludwig, Thomas; Oelfke, Uwe: Speed optimized influence matrix processing in inverse treatment planning tools. Physics in Medicine and Biology 53 (9), 2008, N157 mehr… BibTeX
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    Kang, Joanne H.; Wilkens, Jan J.; Oelfke, Uwe: Demonstration of scan path optimization in proton therapy. Med. Phys. 34, 2007, 3457 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
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    Wilkens, Jan J; Alaly, James R; Zakarian, Konstantin; Thorstad, Wade L; Deasy, Joseph O: IMRT treatment planning based on prioritizing prescription goals. Physics in Medicine and Biology 52 (6), 2007, 1675 mehr… BibTeX
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    Wilkens, Jan J; Oelfke, Uwe: Fast multifield optimization of the biological effect in ion therapy. Physics in Medicine and Biology 51 (12), 2006, 3127 mehr… BibTeX
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    Wilkens, Jan J.; Oelfke, Uwe: Optimization of radiobiological effects in intensity modulated proton therapy. Med. Phys. 32, 2005, 455 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
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    Wilkens, Jan J.; Oelfke, Uwe: Three-dimensional LET calculations for treatment planning of proton therapy. Zeitschrift für Medizinische Physik 14, 2004, 41-46 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
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    Wilkens, Jan J.; Oelfke, Uwe: Analytical linear energy transfer calculations for proton therapy. Med. Phys. 30, 2003, 806 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
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    Karin Burger, Katarina Ilicic, Martin Dierolf, Benedikt Günther, Dietrich W. M. Walsh, Ernst Schmid, Elena Eggl, Klaus Achterhold, Bernhard Gleich, Stephanie E. Combs, Michael Molls, Thomas E. Schmid, Franz Pfeiffer, Jan J. Wilkens: Study of microbeam radiation therapy in-vitro at the Munich Compact Light Source. (anderer Eintrag) mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )


Head of the Medical Physics Unit within the Department of Radiation Oncology, Klinikum rechts der Isar TUM (Germany)

2008 Professor for “Advanced Technologies in Radiation Therapy”, Technische Universität München (Germany)
2006 Post Doctoral Research Associate at Washington University in St. Louis (USA)
2004 - 2008 Research Associate at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg (Germany)
2003 Research Fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital, North-East Proton Therapy Center (NPTC), Boston (USA)
2001 - 2004 PhD thesis at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) and the University of Heidelberg (Germany)
2000 - 2002 Studies of Medical Physics and Engineering, University of Kaiserslautern (Germany)
1995 - 2001 Studies of Physics, Universities of Munich (Germany) and Nottingham (UK)
1974 Born in Munich (Germany)