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W. A. H. Rushton

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William Albert Hugh Rushton FRS (8 December 1901 – 21 June 1980) was professor of Physiology at Trinity College, Cambridge. [1]

18 relations: Action potential, Feldberg Foundation, Fergus W. Campbell, Helen (unit), List of alumni of Trinity College, Cambridge, List of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1948, List of Fellows of the Royal Society P, Q, R, List of Old Greshamians, Principle of univariance, Ratio Club, Rushton, Silliman Memorial Lectures, Society for Psychical Research, Stevyn Colgan, Ted Serios, The Physiological Society, Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge, William Rushton.

Action potential

In physiology, an action potential occurs when the membrane potential of a specific axon location rapidly rises and falls: this depolarisation then causes adjacent locations to similarly depolarise.

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Feldberg Foundation

The Feldberg Foundation promotes scientific exchange between German and British scientists in the field of experimental medical research.

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Fergus W. Campbell

Fergus William Campbell (30 January 1924 – 3 May 1993) was a Scottish vision scientist who conducted foundational research into the optics of the human eye, into the electrical activity of the brains of people experiencing various phenomena of vision, and into the sorts of images which, when shown to people, might reveal the processes of their visual systems.

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Helen (unit)

A helen is a humorous unit of measurement based on the concept that Helen of Troy, from the Iliad, had a "face that launched a thousand ships".

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List of alumni of Trinity College, Cambridge

This is a list of notable alumni of Trinity College, Cambridge.

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List of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1948

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List of Fellows of the Royal Society P, Q, R

About 8,000 Fellows have been elected to the Royal Society of London since its inception in 1660.

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List of Old Greshamians

The following is a list of notable Old Greshamians, former pupils of Gresham's School, an independent coeducational boarding school in Holt, Norfolk, England.

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Principle of univariance

The principle of univariance states that one and the same visual receptor cell can be excited by different combinations of wavelength and intensity, so that the brain cannot know the color of a certain point of the retinal image.

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Ratio Club

The Ratio Club was a small informal dining club of young psychiatrists, psychologists, physiologists, mathematicians and engineers who met to discuss issues in cybernetics.

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Rushton

Rushton can refer to the following.

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Silliman Memorial Lectures

The Silliman Memorial lectures series has been published by Yale University since 1901.

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Society for Psychical Research

The Society for Psychical Research (SPR) is a nonprofit organisation in the United Kingdom.

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Stevyn Colgan

Stevyn Colgan (born 11 August 1961) is a British writer, artist and speaker.

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Ted Serios

Theodore "Ted" Judd Serios (November 27, 1918 – December 30, 2006) was a Chicago bellhop known for his production of "thoughtographs" on Polaroid film.

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The Physiological Society

The Physiological Society, founded in 1876, is a learned society for physiologists in the United Kingdom.

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Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge

Trinity College Chapel is the chapel of Trinity College, Cambridge, a constituent college of the University of Cambridge.

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William Rushton

William Rushton may refer to.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._A._H._Rushton

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