Dr. Putha Suman Kumar

Basic Grade Lecturer

Department of Radiotherapy & Oncology

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Teaching for MBBS & B. Sc Radiotherapy students
    • Guiding student projects for Undergraduate students
    • Research

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Radiation Physics, Radiotherapy Equipment & Physics of External Beam Radiotherapy

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PhD Medical Radiation Physics Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, MAHE. 2019
Post MSc Diploma Radiological Physics University College of Science, Osmania University, Hyderabad 2012
MSc (Master of Science) Physics Govt. College, Rajahmundry (Affilated to Andhra University, Visakhapatnam). 2009

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Radiation Oncology , KMC Mangalore Assistant Professor in Medical Physics 12/07/2019 - till date
Department of Radiation Oncology , KMC Mangalore Basic Grade Lecturer 05-07-2013 - 11/07/2019

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Medical Radiation Physics, 3 Dimensional Conformal Radiotherapy & IMRT Treatment Planning, In vivo Dosimetry- Quality Assurance, Brachytherapy.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  •  Life Member of Association of Medical Physicists of India (Membership Number: LM02394).
  •  Life member of Indian Nuclear Society (Life membership number: LM012526)

Unidirectional growth of L-cysteine hydrochloridemonohydrate: first time observation as nonlinear opticalmaterial and its characterization

G. Bhagavannarayana MohdShakir S. K. Kushawaha K. K. Maurya Rajni Malhotra K. RamachandraRao

J. Appl. Cryst. 2010; 43: 710–715 (http://journals.iucr.org/j/issues/2010/04/00/issconts.html)

On-line estimations of delivered radiation doses in three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy treatments of carcinoma uterine cervix patients in linear accelerator.

Putha SK Saxena PU Banerjee S Srinivas C Vadhiraja BM Ravichandran R

J Med Phys 2016; 41:224-33.

In vivo dose estimations through transit signal measured with thimble chamber positioned along the central axis at electronic portal imaging device level in medical linear accelerator in carcinoma of the middle-third esophagus patients undergoing three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy.

Kumar PS Banerjee S Arun Kumar ES Srinivas C Vadhiraja BM Saxena PU

J Can Res Ther 2018; 14:300-7.

Clinical implementation of brass mesh bolus for chest wall postmastectomy radiotherapy and film dosimetry for surface dose estimates.

Lobo D Banerjee S Saxena PU Ravichandran R Srinivas C Putha SK

J Can Res Ther 0;0:0. (DOI: 10.4103/jcrt.JCRT_1034_17).

Dose verification in carcinoma of uterine cervix patients undergoing 3D conformal radiotherapy with Farmer type ion chamber.

Challapalli Srinivas Kumar SP Ramamoorthy Ravichandran Banerjee S Saxena P.U Arun Kumar E.S

J Med Phys. 2014; 39(4): 247-50.

1. Comparision between classical and single isocentric three dimensional conformal radiotherapy (3DCRT) of Carcinoma of Breast.