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Petasecca, Marco A/Prof

Associate Professor

  • School of Physics
  • Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
  • Centre for Medical Radiation Physics

Research Overview


    • Radiation dosimetry instrumentation
    • Silicon and organic electronics
    • Small field dosimetry

Selected Publications


Investigator On


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Small field Dosimetry
    Radiation Detectors
    Sensor development
    Data Acquisition Systems

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy High Spatial Resolution Silicon Detectors for Dosimetry in Moving Target Radiotherapy Duncan, Mitchell
    Doctor of Philosophy Development & characterisation of a novel silicon strip detector & magic plate array of silicon detectors for use in quality assurance of hadron beam radiotherapy Merchant, Aaron
    Doctor of Philosophy Development of a silicon-on-diamond dosimeter for Microbeam Radiation Therapy Dipuglia, Andrew
    Doctor of Philosophy Pre-treatment and in-vivo dosimetric verification in Intensity Modulated Arc Therapy using silicon detectors Alhujaili, Sultan
    Doctor of Philosophy Characterisation of the Dose Magnifying Glass for Heavy Ion Therapy Quality Assurance Debrot, Emily
    Master of Philosophy Assessing and Optimising DE CTPA to Improve Patient Management Coates, Lee
    Master of Philosophy Evaluation of a high-spatial resolution solid-state detector for commissioning and QA of VMAT Matar, Fatima
    Doctor of Philosophy 3D-Brachyview Brennen, Taylah
    Doctor of Philosophy Advanced In-Vivo Dose Verification with Silicon Diode Array and EPID Co-Registration Brace, Owen
    Doctor of Philosophy Gamma Activation Analysis for on-line Mineral Sorting Applications Delpiano, Shaun
    Doctor of Philosophy Characterisation of Organic Electronic Components for Dosimetry in Radiotherapy Posar, Jessie
    Doctor of Philosophy Establishment of Diagnostic Reference Levels for Adult Computed Tomography (CT) Examinations Performed in Australia Alwadi, Taleb
    Doctor of Philosophy Development of a Portable Detector for the Measurement of Glomerular Filtration Rate Using Radionuclides Gautam, Sijan
    Doctor of Philosophy Innovative silicon detector for 3D construction of Dose in External beam radiothereapy Newall, M
    Master of Science - Research (Faculty of Engineering) An Innovative Approach To Intraoperative Quality Assurance For Low Dose Rate Brachytherapy Jalayer, Masoud

Education And Training


  • B Science (Hon) in Physics, University of Wollongong, School of Physics 2011 - 2017
  • Ph.D. in Solid State Physics, University of Perugia, Electronic Engineering and Telecommunications 2002 - 2005
  • B.E. in Electronics, University of Perugia, Electronic Engineering and Telecommunications, Radiation Hardness of COTS for Space Applications 2000 - 2001

Full Name


  • Marco Petasecca, 0242213522

Mailing Address


  • University of Wollongong

    Dept Engineering

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2500

    Australia

Research Overview


    • Radiation dosimetry instrumentation
    • Silicon and organic electronics
    • Small field dosimetry

Selected Publications


Investigator On


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Small field Dosimetry
    Radiation Detectors
    Sensor development
    Data Acquisition Systems

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy High Spatial Resolution Silicon Detectors for Dosimetry in Moving Target Radiotherapy Duncan, Mitchell
    Doctor of Philosophy Development & characterisation of a novel silicon strip detector & magic plate array of silicon detectors for use in quality assurance of hadron beam radiotherapy Merchant, Aaron
    Doctor of Philosophy Development of a silicon-on-diamond dosimeter for Microbeam Radiation Therapy Dipuglia, Andrew
    Doctor of Philosophy Pre-treatment and in-vivo dosimetric verification in Intensity Modulated Arc Therapy using silicon detectors Alhujaili, Sultan
    Doctor of Philosophy Characterisation of the Dose Magnifying Glass for Heavy Ion Therapy Quality Assurance Debrot, Emily
    Master of Philosophy Assessing and Optimising DE CTPA to Improve Patient Management Coates, Lee
    Master of Philosophy Evaluation of a high-spatial resolution solid-state detector for commissioning and QA of VMAT Matar, Fatima
    Doctor of Philosophy 3D-Brachyview Brennen, Taylah
    Doctor of Philosophy Advanced In-Vivo Dose Verification with Silicon Diode Array and EPID Co-Registration Brace, Owen
    Doctor of Philosophy Gamma Activation Analysis for on-line Mineral Sorting Applications Delpiano, Shaun
    Doctor of Philosophy Characterisation of Organic Electronic Components for Dosimetry in Radiotherapy Posar, Jessie
    Doctor of Philosophy Establishment of Diagnostic Reference Levels for Adult Computed Tomography (CT) Examinations Performed in Australia Alwadi, Taleb
    Doctor of Philosophy Development of a Portable Detector for the Measurement of Glomerular Filtration Rate Using Radionuclides Gautam, Sijan
    Doctor of Philosophy Innovative silicon detector for 3D construction of Dose in External beam radiothereapy Newall, M
    Master of Science - Research (Faculty of Engineering) An Innovative Approach To Intraoperative Quality Assurance For Low Dose Rate Brachytherapy Jalayer, Masoud

Education And Training


  • B Science (Hon) in Physics, University of Wollongong, School of Physics 2011 - 2017
  • Ph.D. in Solid State Physics, University of Perugia, Electronic Engineering and Telecommunications 2002 - 2005
  • B.E. in Electronics, University of Perugia, Electronic Engineering and Telecommunications, Radiation Hardness of COTS for Space Applications 2000 - 2001

Full Name


  • Marco Petasecca, 0242213522

Mailing Address


  • University of Wollongong

    Dept Engineering

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2500

    Australia