To mark the 150th anniversary of experimental psychology with Gustav Fechnerís publication Elemente der Psychophysik in 1860, the Radcliffe Science Library presents an exhibition on the history of experimental psychology in Oxford from Wednesday 22 June until Friday 30 September 2011.


On the opening day on Wednesday 22 June Profs Oliver Braddick and Larry Weiskrantz will give a presentation on The past, present and future of experimental Psychology in Oxford, followed by light refreshments.

Watch the video:

The event is open to members of the University.

To register or for more information, contact


The event is organised by the Radcliffe Science Library with contributions from the Department of Experimental Psychology, and Oxford Museum of the History of Science.

Project manager: Karine Barker

Special thanks to Oliver Braddick, Anita Butterworth, Angela Carter, Alan Cowey, Catherine Dockerty, and Larry Weiskrantz.

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