Larry Squire

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Larry R. Squire)
Jump to: navigation, search
Photo of Larry R. Squire from 2008

Larry Ryan Squire (most often Larry R. Squire; born 1941) is a professor of psychiatry, neuroscience, and psychology at the University of California, San Diego. He is a leading expert on the neurological bases of memory, which he investigates using animal models and human patients with amnesia. Squire received a B.A. from Oberlin College and a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he studied under the mentorship of Peter Schiller. He subsequently completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, after which he accepted a position as a faculty member at the University of California, San Diego, where he has remained since.

Approximately 450 scientific papers published, all of neuroanatomical, cognitive and memory research reports on the results. He has also written and served as editor of text books.

Publications list (partial)[edit]

  • Memory and brain New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1987. XII, 315 p. ISBN 0-19-504208-5
  • Encyclopedia of learning and memory. New York et al. : Macmillan : Maxwell Macmillan Canada : Maxwell Macmillan International, 1992. XXIII, 678 p. ISBN 0-02-897408-5
  • Findings and current opinion in cognitive neuroscience, with Stephen M. Kosslyn. Cambridge, Mass. [etc.] : MIT Pr., 1998.[1] VI, 381 p. ISBN 0-262-69204-X
  • Memory: from mind to molecules, with Eric Kandel. New York : Scientific American Library, cop. 1999. XII, 315 p. ISBN 0-7167-5071-6
  • Fundamental neuroscience. 2nd ed. San Diego, CA : Academic Press, 2002.[2] 1426 p. avec CD ISBN 0-12-660303-0


  1. ^ Have been issued in 2000.
  2. ^ Have been issued in 2003 and 2008.

External links[edit]