Posts Tagged ‘Nobel Prize’

What a Great Idea!

Posted on: April 20th, 2018 by admin 2 Comments

Not too many people know that the world’s first digital laser was invented in South Africa, or that in the 1980s two […]

Awaiting the Call from Stockholm

Posted on: October 6th, 2017 by admin 1 Comment

It’s the first week of October when many researchers who believe they may be candidates for the Nobel Prize are awaiting […]

Anatomy of a Biography

Posted on: July 28th, 2017 by admin

When Allan MacLeod Cormack, joint winner of the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1979 for “the development of computer assisted tomography” passed […]

On a Long Hike with No End in Sight

Posted on: July 21st, 2017 by admin 2 Comments

Every four years since 1950, the International Mathematical Union (IMU) has awarded the Fields Medal  to provide recognition and support for […]

Holography: Radiology’s Future?

Posted on: February 24th, 2017 by admin

In 1971 the Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to Dennis Gabor “for his invention and development of the holographic method.” His […]

For the Greatest Benefit to Mankind

Posted on: October 7th, 2016 by admin 1 Comment

When Alfred Nobel, the inventor of dynamite, died on 10 December 1896, he left the bulk of his considerable estate for […]

First Laugh, Then Think

Posted on: September 30th, 2016 by admin

It’s that time of year again when we anxiously wait to learn who will be awarded a Nobel Prize for […]

CapeTalk Features CapeRay

Posted on: July 29th, 2016 by admin 2 Comments

The first rule of marketing is to grab every opportunity that comes along to promote your company and its brand. […]

An Illegitimate Dose Model?

Posted on: February 26th, 2016 by admin 3 Comments

In December 1946 the American scientist Hermann Muller was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine “for the discovery of the production of […]

The Forgotten Man of X-rays

Posted on: January 8th, 2016 by admin 1 Comment

Three Nobel Prizes have been awarded in medical imaging: for computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and X-rays. When […]