Azin Esmaelbeigi

Ph.D. Student
Department of Biological and Biomedical Engineering
Novel Brachytherapy Technology


Azin received her B.Sc. (Hons) and M.Sc. in Medical Biophysics at the University of Toronto. Her research focus during the M.Sc. studies was to investigate physiological aspects of functional MRI. For her PhD, she decided to pursue radiation oncology physics.

Current Projects

Azin is now investigating the Xoft electronic brachytherapy source. During her Ph.D. studies she will characterize this source and work on its dosimetry. She will also develop applicators for treatment of rectal cancer with Xoft.