Mathematical Modeling for Quantum Electron Wave Therapy


The hypothesis suggesting that the physical process of quantum tunneling can be used as a form of cancer therapy in electron ionization radiotherapy was suggested in the IEEE International Conference on Electric Information and Control Engineering by G. Giovannetti-Singh (2012) [1]. The hypothesis used quantum wave functions and probability amplitudes to find probabilities of electrons tunneling into a cancer cell. In addition, the paper explained the feasibilities of the therapy, with the use of nanomagnets. In this paper, we calculate accurate probability densities for the electron beams to tunnel into cancer cells. We present our results of mathematical modeling based on the helical electron wave function, which “tunnel” into a cancer cell, therefore ionizing it more effectively than in conventional forms of radiotherapy. We discuss the advantages of the therapy, and we explain how quantum mechanics can be used to create new cancer therapies, in particular our suggested Quantum Electron Wave Therapy.

Share and Cite:

G. Giovannetti-Singh and S. Zhao, "Mathematical Modeling for Quantum Electron Wave Therapy," Journal of Modern Physics, Vol. 3 No. 3, 2012, pp. 221-223. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2012.33031.

Conflicts of Interest

The authors declare no conflicts of interest.


[1] G. Giovannetti-Singh, “Electron Ionisation Therapy via Quantum Tunnelling,” Proceedings of the 2nd Interna- tional Conference on Electric Information and Control Engineering, Lushan, 6-8 April 2012.
[2] J. Rodenburg, “The Value of the Electron Wave,” Roden- burg, 2010.
[3] T. Okubo, Y. Kato and G. Matsuaka, “Method and Sys- tem for Measuring the Diameter of an Electron Beam,” United States Patent No. 4336597, 1980.
[4] W. D. Donachie, “Relationship between Cell Size and Time of Initiation of DNA Replication,” Nature, Vol. 219, No. 5158, 1968, pp. 1077-1079. doi:10.1038/2191077a0
[5] M. Planck, “Quantum Theory,” Annalen der Physik, Wiley- VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KgaA, Berlin, 1901.
[6] J. B. Hagen, “Radio-Frequency Electronics: Circuits and Applications,” Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2009, pp. 291-294.
[7] A. Einstein, “The Photoelectric Effect,” Annalen der Phy- sik, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KgaA, Berlin, 1905.
[8] A. Einstein, “On the Electrodynamics of Moving Bodies,” Annalen der Physik, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KgaA, Berlin, 1905.
[9] H. Jeffreys, “Theory of Probability,” 2nd Edition, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1948.
[10] E. Richtig, G. Langmann, K. Müllner, J. Smolle, “Calcu- lated Tumour Volume as a prognostic parameter for Sur- vival in Choroidal Melanomas” Eye, Vol. 18, No. 6, pp. 619-623. 2004. doi:10.1038/sj.eye.6700720

Copyright © 2024 by authors and Scientific Research Publishing Inc.

Creative Commons License

This work and the related PDF file are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.