The Life and Contributions of Neville Moray

  • P. A. HancockEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 822)


This paper seeks, albeit incompletely, to provide a descriptive overview of the life and science of Neville Peter Moray. From his earliest contributions to the very foundations of cognitive psychology to his final works upon the ultimate purpose of humankind, he illuminated half a century of human knowledge with his erudition, his curiosity, and his manifest joie de vivre. The litany of his academic achievement is here leavened by some personal reflections of the character and influence of this unique scholar.


Scientist Mentor Friend Scholar Neville Moray 



I am very grateful for the insightful observations of Professor Penelope Sanderson in helping to improve this work. The comments of Professor Thomas Sheridan were also most helpful in producing the final work.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Central FloridaOrlandoUSA

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