Godfrey Hounsfield and the Invention of CAT Scans


Author Zannos, Susan
Binding Library Bound
Copyright 2003
Dewey Number 616.0757
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Interest Level Middle
Reading Level 7.1
Series Unlocking the Secrets of Science
Series ISBN 9781584152309
Pages 56
Subject Biography & Autobiography , Science & Technology, Juvenile Nonfiction

Godfrey Hounsfield and the Invention of CAT Scans

Written especially for young adult readers, this series helps place each significant invention, discovery, or development in historical perspective while exploring the life of the person responsible for each breakthrough. Readers will travel back in time to learn about each important scientific, medical, or technological discovery. No science fiction story even approximates the mystery and suspense contained in these true science biographies.The man who realized that x rays could be manipulated by computers and invented the amazingly accurate diagnostic device known as the computerized axial tomography or CAT scanner.

  • ISBN: 9781584151197

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