Shaping the Logo of our Institute with the Varian MLC


I designed the original logo of our institute two years ago, during a (rather boring) meeting in our hospital. The three letters IRO stand for Institute of RadioOncology. The I+R symbolize a Clinac (stand plus gantry).

Here is a copy of my notebook from that meeting, which shows the process of the logo development, together with some intermediate forms:

This document shows the creation date of the IRO logo: Aug. 8, 1995. The sketches were further refined on my PowerBook, until the final form (to the right) came out:

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