Bouchard, Hugo


Principal scientist

CHUM Research Centre

Research theme

Medical physicist
Department of radiation oncology, CHUM

Associate professor
Department of physics, University of Montreal


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Medical physics, radiation physics, radiation therapy, medical imaging, radiation dosimetry, Monte Carlo Simulations, dual energy computed tomography, MRI-linac, proton therapy.

Research interests

  • Monte Carlo modelling of radiation transport coupled to magnetic fields
  • Tissue characterization with dual-energy CT
  • Small field dosimetry
  • Radiation detector response simulation
  • Detectors: ion chambers, radiochromic film, diodes, scintillators, liquid ion chambers


Publications indexed on PubMed