10 reasons to be proudly South African
X-ray computed tomography (CT) /Cat Scans: In the late 1970s British electrical engineer, Godfrey Hounsfield, and South African physicist Allan MacLeod Cormack invented the technology that allows doctors to see inside the human body and the brain.
Best and Worst of Neuroscience & Neurology – February 2015
Brain Blogger (blog)
On 23 February, the scientific community marked the birthday of Allan McLeod Cormack who received the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine in 1979 for invention of computer-assisted tomography. Allan Cormack's research laid theoretical ... It would ...
GE apresenta tecnologia de imagens médicas meio Star Trek
Muita gente trabalhou em cima dos problema, até que um sul-africano de nome Allan McLeod Cormack e um inglês chamado Godfrey Hounsfield desenvolveram a teoria matemática e física da moderna tomografia computadorizada. Esses dois ganharam o ...
Today in History for Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014
Valdosta Daily Times
The astronauts of the Apollo 7 crew are shown at Cape Kennedy Space Center, Fla., on launch day, Oct. 11, 1968. From left to right are R. Walter Cunningham, Commander Walter Schirra, Jr., and Donn F. Eisele. Their orbital flight was the first manned ...