Authorised form of nameWaller; Augustus Volney (1816 - 1870)
ForenamesAugustus Volney
Dates1816 - 1870
Dates and placesBirth:
Faversham, Kent, England (21 December 1816)
Geneva, Switzerland (18 September 1870)
Research Field:
Neurophysiology, neurohistology
MD (Faculty of Paris)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
Royal Medal 1860
Croonian 1870
RelationshipsFather of Augustus Desire Waller (FRS 1892)
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; DSB
Proc Roy Soc 1871-1872 vol 20 pp xi-xiii
Royal Society codeNA5239
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
AP/31/19Minute Examination of the organ of taste in Man 1848
MM/21/47Letter from Augustus Volney Waller to Thomas Bell14 May 1840
AP/38/16An account of some experiments on the vagus and spinal accessory nerves29 March 1856
AP/38/4Anatomical and Physiological observations on the organ of vision for the purpose of ascertaining the alteration caused by action of the optic nerve1856
AP/39/1Experimental Researches on the Organ of Vision - Part I. Microscopic Examination of the Circulation of the Blood in the Vessels of the Iris and of the Choroid Membrane1856
RR/3/274Referee's report by James Paget, on a paper 'Account of experiments on the vagus and spinal accessory nerves' by Augustus Volney Waller21 April 1856
RR/3/275Referee's report by William Benjamin Carpenter, on a paper 'Experimental researches on the organ of vision.—Part I. Microscopic examination of the circulation of the blood in the vessels of the iris and of the choroid membrane' by Augustus Volney Waller23 April 1857
RR/9/97Referee's report by William Grylls Adams, on a paper 'On the influence of the galvanic current on the excitability of the motor nerves of man' by Augustus Vilney Waller and A de Watteville3 April 1882
RR/9/96Referee's report by Arthur Gamgee, on a paper 'On the influence of the galvanic current on the excitability of the motor nerves of man' by Augustus Vilney Waller and A de Watteville24 March 1882
RR/2/260Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Experiments on the section of the glossopharyngeal and hypoglossal nerves of the frog, and observations of the alterations produced thereby in the structure of their primitive fibres' by Augustus Volney Waller1850
RR/3/271Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Anatomical and physiological observations on the organ of vision, for the purpose of ascertaining the alterations cause by section of the optic nerve' by Augustus Volney Waller1856
MS/426/383Copy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [Augustus Volney] Waller 7 June 1849
EC/1851/14Waller, Augustus Volney: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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