Sir Peter Mansfield Imaging Centre


If you would like any more information about the centre please contact the Centre Administive Team (Sarah Wilson or Henry Bowler). If you have any issues with the running of the Centre please contact the Centre Manager in the first instance, or the Centre Director (Richard Bowtell) or the chair of the Science Committee (Mike Akeroyd).

User Groups

The Sir Peter Mansfield Imaging Centre (SPMIC) is built around a number of user groups:

Further details of the user groups can be found on the University of Nottingham Workspace.

External Advisory Board

The Sir Peter Mansfield Imaging Centre (SPMIC) is supported by an External Advisory Board, with the following members:

  • Prof Jurgen Hening (Chair), Scientific Director of the Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Chairman of the Magnetic Resonance Development and Application Centre (MRDAC), University of Freiburg.
  • Prof Sharmila Majumdar, Vice Chair of Research in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and Professorin the Departments of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, Orthopedic Surgery at UCSF and Bioengineeringat UC Berkeley. She is Director of the Musculoskeletal Research Interest Group at UCSF.
  • Prof Steven Smith, Head of Functional MRI of the Brain Analysis Research Group at the University of Oxford.
  • Prof Steve Williams, Prof of Imaging Sciences, Maudsley BRC Neuroimaging Theme Lead, Kings College London.
  • Prof Klaas Pruessman, Professor for Bioimaging at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering of ETH and University of Zurich.
  • Prof Katrine Riklund, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Umeå University, professor/Consultant Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Umeå University Hospital

Science Committee meetings

  • Friday 27th October
  • Wednesday 31st January 2024
  • Thursday 25th April
  • Tuesday 9th July

Executive Committee meetings

  • Wednesday 20th March
  • Thursday 11th April

Four schools participate in managing the SPMIC:


Science Committee Members

Executive Committee Members




 The SPMIC management structure