Greetings from the Director

Young Kyung Lim, Ph.D.


  • Senior Medical Physicist
  • I work in the medical physics field, including proton therapy. My interests include image-guided radiation therapy, arc therapy, and tumor tracking, as well as new particle radiotherapeutic methods. I am also developing new devices or clinical tools, including fiducial markers, in vivo dosimeters, and re-shapeable range compensators.
  • B.Sc., Department of Physics, HanyangUniversity, 1993
  • M.S., Department of Physics, Hanyang University, 1998
  • Ph.D., Department of Physics, Hanyang University, 2004
  • Post-Doctoral Researcher, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, 2004
  • Senior Researcher, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, 2007
  • Residency and Fellowship, Proton Therapy Center, National Cancer Center, 2009
  • Assistant Professor, Gyeongsang National University Hospital, 2011
  • Medical Physicist, Proton Therapy Center, National Cancer Center, 2011-present
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