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Christian Kirisits
Ao.Univ.Prof. DI Dr. Christian Kirisits

Department of Radiation Oncology
Position: Associate Professor

ORCID: 0000-0002-2815-8083
T +43 1 40400 26950

Further Information


Acoustics; Brachytherapy; Medical Physics; Noise; Physics; Radiotherapy

Research interests

Main fields of research are Medical Physics and Acoustics.

Selected publications

  1. Kirisits, C. et al. (2014) ‘Review of clinical brachytherapy uncertainties: Analysis guidelines of GEC-ESTRO and the AAPM’, Radiotherapy and Oncology, 110(1), pp. 199–212. Available at:
  2. Pötter, R. et al. (2021) ‘MRI-guided adaptive brachytherapy in locally advanced cervical cancer (EMBRACE-I): a multicentre prospective cohort study’, The Lancet Oncology, 22(4), pp. 538–547. Available at:
  3. Kirisits C., Lechner C. (2018) Impact of uncertainties related to noise indicator determination on observed exposure-effect relationship. Noise Health;20(96):212-216.
  4. Schmid, M.P. et al. (2023) ‘Risk Factors for Local Failure Following Chemoradiation and Magnetic Resonance Image–Guided Brachytherapy in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer: Results From the EMBRACE-I Study’, Journal of Clinical Oncology [Preprint]. Available at:
  5. Kirisits, C. et al. (2005) ‘Dose and volume parameters for MRI-based treatment planning in intracavitary brachytherapy for cervical cancer’, International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics, 62(3), pp. 901–911. Available at: