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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1979
Allan M. Cormack, Godfrey N. Hounsfield

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Godfrey N. Hounsfield - Facts

Godfrey N. Hounsfield

Godfrey N. Hounsfield

Born: 28 August 1919, Newark, United Kingdom

Died: 12 August 2004, Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: Central Research Laboratories, EMI, London, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for the development of computer assisted tomography"

Field: diagnostic imaging

Prize share: 1/2

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