Professor Dwight G. Nishimura has received the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) Gold Medal. This is the highest award of the ISMRM society.
His citation reads, "For pioneering innovations in angiography, fast imaging pulse sequences, image reconstruction, and MR education.
Dwight was honored at an award ceremony during the Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM–ESMRMB held in Paris, France in June.
The award presentation listed highlighted his contributions, including
- Theme of coronary MR angiography
- Spiral imaging
- Tagging sequences
- Spectral-spatial excitations
- Non-contrast MRA
A professor of Electrical Engineering, Dwight is the Addie and Al Macovski Professor in the School of Engineering.
Please join us in congratulating Dwight for this well-deserved award!
Note: Professor Nishimura's Introduction begins at 28:35 minutes. Clicking the image below (or this link) will open the video in a new browser tab. Drag the timeline to 28:35.