Richard G. Morris
Richard Graham Michael Morris (born 1948) is a British neuroscientist. He is known for developing the Morris water navigation task. This is one of the most-widely used learning tests for rodents. He is also known for investigating how the hippocampus works. He is the director of the Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems (Edinburgh) He is also the Wolfson Professor of Neuroscience at the University of Edinburgh. He became a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1997. Morris was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2007.
References[change | change source]
- "Prof Richard Morris, CBE, FRS". Debrett's. Retrieved 9 November 2012.
- Morris, R.G.M. (May 1981). "Spatial localization does not require the presence of local cues". Learning and Motivation 2 (2): 239–260. doi:10.1016/0023-9690(81)90020-5. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0023969081900205. Retrieved 2012-11-09.
- Andersen, P; Morris, R; Amaral, D; Bliss, T; O'Keefe, J, eds. (2007). The Hippocampus Book. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. pp. xx+832. ISBN 978-0-19-510027-3. OCLC 64444087.
- "People/Administration". Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems. Retrieved 2012-11-09.
- "People/Academic Staff - Prof. Richard Morris, CBE, FRS". Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems. Retrieved 2012-11-09.
- "Fellows of the Royal Society". Royal Society. Retrieved 2012-11-09.