Principal Investigator

William Simon, Ph.D. University of Rochester work Box 712 601 Elmwood Ave Rochester NY 14642 office: MC 1-6830 p 585-275-3034 f 585-275-6007

Honors & News

  • October 20, 2003

    Biophysics Professor William Simon Featured on NPR's Talk of the Nation

    William Simon, Ph.D., professor in the department of Biochemistry & Biophysics at the University of Rochester Medical Center was featured on National Public Radio's (NPR) Talk of the Nation. Host Lynn Neary reads emails from listeners and then talks with Dr. Simon about his 1971 article in Science and the probability of the World Series going seven games.

  • May 10, 1975

    William Simon Featured on 13WHAM News to Talk About Ultrasound Cardiography

    William Simon, Ph.D., professor in the department of Biochemistry & Biophysics at the University of Rochester Medical Center was featured on 13WHAM News to talk about his 1973 article published in Radiology. The article published with Raymond Gramiak, M.D. and Robert C. Waag, Ph.D. entitled, Ciné Ultrasound Cardiography, discusses the development of a ciné ultrasonic cardiographic technique which produces cross-sectional motion picture studies of the heart using conventional ultrasonic techniques. The area under consideration is examined using a single slow sector scan which incorporates a minimum of 20 cardiac cycles and simultaneously records an electrocardiogram. This panoramic scan views the anatomic structures sequentially, and also includes the motion of the components.

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