The IWPCT will take place in March 2023.

Please stay tuned for more details.

Special Issue in Cancers

Although the conference was postponed to 2023, we were able to publish the special issue “Select Papers from 7th International Workshop on Plasma for Cancer Treatment – IWPCT 2020” with Cancers, an MDPI journal (IF: 6.162) as “Advances in Plasma Oncology Towards Clinical Translation”.  https://www.mdpi.com/journal/cancers/special_issues/Workshop_Plasma


Scope of the Workshop

The topics covered by the Workshop are the following:

  • Plasma sources and plasma equipment used for cancer treatment;
  • Plasma-cancer interactions: experiments, modeling and simulation;
  • Destruction of cancer cells by plasma;
  • Mechanisms of plasma selectivity towards cancer cells;
  • Plasma-liquid interaction / plasma chemistry in biological liquids / plasma activated media for cancer treatment;
  • Clinical and animal studies of cancer treatment by plasma.


Previous workshops in this series

IWPCT 2014: Washington D.C., U.S.A. –  25-26 March 2014

IWPCT 2015: Nagoya, Japan –  16-17 March 2015

IWPCT 2016: Washington D.C., U.S.A. –  11-12 April 2016  –  IWPCT 2016 video

IWPCT 2017: Paris, France – 27-28 March 2017

IWPCT 2018: Greifswald, Germany  –  20-21 March 2018  – IWPCT 2018 video

IWPCT 2019: Antwerp, Belgium – 1-3 April 2019

IWPCT 2021: Barcelona, Spain (virtual) – June 28-30 2021



We gratefully acknowledge the support of Plasmend Medical and the NCSU College of Engineering Graduate Programs as well as the Department of Nuclear Engineering.