Peter Mansfield (1933–2017)
Mansfield learned that Paul Lauterbur (who later shared the Nobel prize) had almost simultaneously shown that rotating a magnetic gradient could produce crude NMR images of liquids. So he, too, moved to imaging liquids, given the potential for imaging ...
Sir Peter Mansfield obituary
Peter was elected fellow of the Royal Society in 1987 and was awarded its Wellcome and Mullard medals in 1984 and 1993, respectively. He was knighted in 1993 and shared the 2003 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine with Paul Lauterbur, ...
Passing of a Nobel laureate
The Star Online
TRIBUTES have been paid to Nobel laureate Prof Sir Peter Mansfield (pic), who has died at the age of 83. ... Together with the late Paul Lauterbur, Sir Peter harnessed nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) to visualise the internal structure of complex objects.
Sir Peter Mansfield, Pioneering MRI Physicist
Multiple Sclerosis News Today
Sir Peter was the lead physicist who invented the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique, and shared the Nobel prize for medicine and physiology with Paul Lauterbur, a U.S. chemist who also was working on similar technology. Not so long ago, ...