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David T. Lykken
David Thoreson Lykken
18 June 1928
Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.
|Died||15 September 2006(aged 78)|
|Alma mater||University of Minnesota|
|Known for||Twin studies, lie detection, set-point theory of happiness|
|Fields||Psychology, behavioral genetics|
|Institutions||University of Minnesota, Deep Springs College|
David Thoreson Lykken (June 18, 1928 – September 15, 2006) was a behavioral geneticist and Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota. He is best known for his work on twin studies and lie detection.
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