Dr Prabhakar Ramachandran

Adjunct Associate Professor

Centre for Advanced Imaging
Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology


Dr Prabhakar Ramachandran is the Director of Medical Physics at the Princess Alexandra Hospital (Ipswich Road). He has post-graduate degrees in Medical Physics, Electronics Engineering, and Computer Science. He earned his PhD from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He holds accreditation in Radiotherapy QA from the Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine (ACPSEM) and in Radiation Safety from the Australasian Radiation Protection Society Inc (ARPS). He is also board certified by the American Board of Radiology. His research interests include real-time dosimetry, treatment planning, 4D-imaging, radiation dosimetry, and developing deep learning models for Gamma Knife radiotherapy.

Research Interests

  • Radiation Dosimetry


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  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • Ramachandran, Prabhakar, Seshadri, Venkatakrishnan, Perrett, Ben, Mehta, Akash, Fontanarosa, Davide, Pinkham, Mark and Foote, Matthew (2022). Role of artificial intelligence in automatic segmentation of brain metastases for radiotherapy. Artificial intelligence in cancer diagnosis and prognosis, Volume 3: Brain and prostate cancer. (pp. 4-1-4-23) edited by Ayman El-Baz and Jasjit S Suri. Bristol, U.K. : IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/978-0-7503-3603-1ch4

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Conference Publication

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor