Health Physics Society
Accelerator Section

Contact: Elaine T. Marshall (President)

HPS Meetings Website (redirects to HPS.ORG)

2014 Annual Meeting - Baltimore, MD

At the 2014 meeting, the Accelerator Section was proud to present the H. Wade Patterson Memorial Award and the Lutz Moritz Memorial Award to two students. We were also pleased to recognize two other students with honorable mention certificates. Section President Jason Harris presented the awards on behalf of the Section.

image 2014 H. Wade Patterson Memorial Award
Bindu KC
Idaho State University
"Production of Cu-67 Using Linear Accelerator"

image 2014 Lutz Moritz Memorial Award
Lienard Chang
Georgetown University
"Organ Dose Conversion Coefficients for Pediatric Reference Computational Phantoms Exposed to External Photon Radiation Fields"

image Honorable Mention
Natalie Januzis
Duke University
"A Novel Correction Method for Effective Dose in the Point Dose Method: A Case Study - Parathyroid CT Scans"

image Honorable Mention
Austin Morris
Idaho State University
"Upgrade of a Calibration Facility: Increased Source Strength Transfer, Modification of Shielding to Reduce Skyshine, and Quality Assurance of Calibration"