John Cunningham Lilly, MD

Affiliations: 
Psychiatry & Neurophysiology National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 
Area:
Neurophysiology, Sensory Isolation, Electrophysiology Recording & Restimulation, Interspecies
Website:
http://www.johnclilly.com/scientificx.html
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Bio:

An authorized biography by Francis Jeffrey was published around the time of his retirement in 1989-1999.
TITLE: "John Lilly, so far..."
PUBLISHER: (originally) J.P.TARCHER, Beverly Hills, CA; (currently) Random House (Penguin Classics label), New York City.
A Classic Paper:
Lilly, John C. and Jay T. Shurley. 1961. "Experiments in Solitude in Maximum Achievable Physical Isolation with Water Suspension of Intact Healthy Persons." (Symposium, USAF Aerospace Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1960.) in Psychophysiological Aspects of Space Flight. Columbia Univ. Press, New York. P. 238-247

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Parents

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Robert A. Millikan research assistant 1934-1935 Caltech (Physics Tree)
 (Also studied physics with Paul Dirac at Caltech; & collab. Richard Feynman 1980s)
Henry Cuthbert Bazett research assistant 1940-1942 University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
 (While medical student, ran a research lab on manometry headed by Prof. Bazett)

Collaborators

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Francis Jeffrey collaborator
 (Volunteer on research projects in Human-Dolphin communications & Cetacean intelligence / verbal abilities, 1979-1986; authorized biographer of Dr. Lilly (published in 1989-1990) in English, & later several eds. in japanese translation; collaborators in )
Shurley Jay Talmadge collaborator NIH & University of Maryland College Park
Britton Chance collaborator 1942-1945 University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
 (John C. Lilly worked alongside https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Britton_Chance)
Richard P. Feynman collaborator 1985-1988 Caltech (Physics Tree)
 (Quantum Neurophysiology theoretical; interrupted by Feynman's death, Feb.,1988)
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Lilly JC, Legallais V, Cherry R. (1947) A variable capacitor for measurements of pressure and mechanical displacements; A theoretical analysis and its experimental evaluation Journal of Applied Physics. 18: 613-628
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