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LAWRENCE WAYNE WEISS

Professor

Health Sport Sciences

Office Location: 314 Field House

Phone: (901) 678-4648

Email: lweiss@memphis.edu

  • Weiss, Lawrence. Reviewed Human Body Composition. Heymsfield, S., T. Lohman, Z. Wang, and S. Going (Eds.). American Journal of Human Biology, 18:, 2006.

  • Weiss, L., B. DeForest, K. Hammond, B. Schilling, and L. Ferreira.  Reliability of goniometry-based Q-angle.  PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, 5:763-768, 2013.
  • McAllister M., B. Schilling, K. Hamond, L. Weiss, and T. Farney. Effect of grip width on electromyographic activity during the upright row. JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 27:181-187, 2013.
  • Feldmann, C., L. Weiss, B. Schilling, and Z. Murlasits.  Association of drop vertical jump displacement with select performance variables.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 26:1215-1225, 2012.
  • Ferreira, L., B. Schilling, L. Weiss, Andrew Fry, and L. Chiu.  Reach height and jump displacement: implications for standardization of reach determination.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 24:1596-1601, 2010. 
  • Ferreira, L., L. Weiss, K. Hammond, and B. Schilling.  Structural and functional predictors of drop vertical jump.   JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 24:2456-2467, 2010. 
  • Schilling, B., M. Falvo, R. Karlage, L. Weiss, C. Lohnes, and L. Chiu.  Effects of unstable surface training on measures of balance in older adults.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 23:1211-1216, 2009.
  • Jones R.M., A. Fry, L. Weiss, and S. Kinzey. Kinetic comparison of free weight and machine power cleans.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 22:1785-1789, 2008. 
  • Moore, C., L. Weiss, B. Schilling, A. Fry, & Y. Li.  Acute effects of augmented eccentric loading on jump squat performance. JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 21(2):372-377, 2007.   
  • Barnes, J.L., B.K. Schilling, M.J. Falvo, L.W. Weiss, A.K. Creasy, and A.C. Fry.  Force-time measures during jumping and agility performance in female volleyball athletes.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 21:1192-1196, 2007. 
  • Keller, G., Y. Li, L. Weiss, and G. Relyea. Contextual interference effect on acquisition and retention of pistol shooting skills. PERCEPTUAL AND MOTOR SKILLS, 103:241-252,2006. 
  • Fry, A., B. Schilling, L. Weiss, and L. Chiu.   Beta2-Adrenergic receptor downregulation and performance decrements during high-intensity resistance exercise overtraining.  JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY, 101:1664-1672, 2006.  
  • Fry, A., R. Bloomer, M. Falvo, C. Moore, B. Schilling, and L. Weiss. Effect of a liquid multi-vitamin/mineral supplement on anaerobic exercise performance. RESEARCH IN SPORTS MEDICINE: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 14(1):53-64, 2006. 
  • Falvo, M., B. Schilling, and L. Weiss.  Techniques and considerations for determining upper-body isoinertial power.  SPORTS BIOMECHANICS, 5:293-311, 2006.
  • Schilling, B., A. Fry, L. Chiu, and L. Weiss.  Myosin heavy chain isoforms expression and in-vivo isometric performance: A regression model. JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 19:270-275, 2005. 
  • Bloomer, R., A. Fry, B.K. Schilling, L.Z. Chiu, and L. Weiss. Astaxanthin supplementation does not attenuate markers of muscle injury following eccentric exercise in resistance trained men. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SPORT NUTRITION AND EXERCISE METABOLISM, 15:401-412, 2005. 
  • Schilling, B., A. Fry, L. Weiss, and L. Chiu.  Myosin heavy chain isoforms expression: Influence on isoinertial and isometric performance.  RESEARCH IN SPORTS MEDICINE, 12:301-316, 2005.  
  • Chiu, L., B. Schilling, A. Fry, and L. Weiss. Measurement of resistance exercise force expression. JOURNAL OF APPLIED BIOMECHANICS, 20:204-212, 2004.   
  • Weiss L., L. Wood, A. Fry, R. Kreider, G. Relyea, D. Bullen, P. Grindstaff. Strength/power augmentation subsequent to short-term training abstinence. JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 18:765-770, 2004.   
  • Chiu, L., B. Schilling, A. Fry, J. Johnson, and L. Weiss. Neuromuscular fatigue and potentiation following two successive high intensity resistance exercise sessions. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY, 92:385-392, 2004.   
  • Fry, A., B. Schilling, L. Chiu, N. Hori, and L. Weiss. Fiber type-specific responses to perceptions of delayed onset muscle soreness with astaxanthin supplementation. MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE, 36:S175, 2004.   
  • Weiss, L., A. Fry, L. Chiu, B. Schilling, K. Buchanan, B. Bondurant, B. Magu, and C. Scates. Reliability of knee extension mechanical power across a load-spectrum. MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE, 36:S352, 2004.  
  • Matuszak, M., A. Fry, L. Weiss, T. Ireland, and M. McKnight. Effect of rest interval length on repeated one repetition maximum back squats. JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 17:634-637, 2003. 
  • Chiu, L., A. Fry, L. Weiss, B. Schilling, L. Brown, and S. Smith.  Postactivation potentiation response in athletic and recreationally trained individuals.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 17:671-677, 2003.
  • Harber M., A. Fry, M. Rubin, J. Smith, and L. Weiss.  Skeletal muscle and hormonal adaptations to circuit weight training in untrained men.  SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS, 13:1-10, 2003 
  • Fry, A., J. Webber, L. Weiss, M. Harber, M. Vaczi, and N.Pattison. Muscle fiber characteristics and performance correlates of elite power lifters. JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 17:402-410, 2003. 
  • Weiss L., H. Coney, and F. Clark.  Optimal post-training abstinence for maximal strength expression.  RESEARCH IN SPORTS MEDICINE: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 11:145-155, 2003. 
  • Fry, A., B. Schilling, L. Chiu, L. Weiss, R. Kreider, and C. Rasmussen. Muscle fiber and performance adaptations to resistance exercise with MyoVive, colostrum or casein and whey supplementation.  RESEARCH IN SPORTS MEDICINE: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 11:109-128, 2003.
  • Weiss L., A. Fry, and G. Relyea.  Explosive strength deficit as a predictor of vertical jumping performance.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 16:83-86, 2002.
  • Weiss L. and G. Relyea.  Multiple-joint velocity-spectrum strength/power development consequent to repetition manipulation.  THE JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE & PHYSICAL FITNESS, 41:39-45, 2001. 
  • Chiu L., L. Weiss, and A. Fry.  Post-training massage: a review for strength and power athletes.  STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING JOURNAL, 23:65-69, 2001. 
  • Smith, J.C., A.C. Fry, L.W. Weiss, Y. Li, and S.J. Kinzey.  The effects of high-intensity exercise on a 10-second sprint cycle test,  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 15(3): 344-348, 2001. 
  • Weiss L., T. Ireland, A. Friedman, A. Fry, and Y. Li.  Functional submersion technique for assessing volume.  MEASUREMENT IN PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND EXERCISE SCIENCE, 4:199-213, 2000.
  • Fry A., J. Webber, L. Weiss, and Y. Li.  Impaired performance after excessive high relative intensity free weight training.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 14: 54-61, 2000. 
  • Weiss L. Multiple-joint velocity-spectrum performance (pp 197-208).  In: Brown, L. (ed.) ISOKINETICS IN HUMAN PERFORMANCE.  Human Kinetics Publishers, 2000.
  • Weiss L., H. Coney, and F. Clark.  Gross measures of exercise-induced muscular hypertrophy.  JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC & SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY, 30:143-148, 2000. 
  • Weiss L., A. Fry, L. Wood, G. Relyea, and C. Melton.  Comparative effects of deep versus shallow squat and leg press training on vertical jumping ability and related factors.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 14:241-247, 2000. 
  • Weiss L., H. Coney, and F. Clark.  Differential functional adaptations to short-term low, moderate, and high repetition weight training.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH & CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 13:236-241, 1999. 
  • Weiss L., G. Relyea, C. Ashley, and R. Propst.  Predicting depth vertical jumping distance.  ISOKINETICS & EXERCISE SCIENCE, 7:151-159, 1998. 
  • Weiss L., A. Fry, E. Gossick, J. Webber, and E. Barrow.  Reliability of bench press velocity-spectrum testing.  MEASUREMENT IN PHYSICAL EDUCATION & EXERCISE SCIENCE, 2:243-252, 1998. 
  • Weiss, L. and G. Relyea.  Velocity-spectrum testing using a closed kinetic chain.  ISOKINETICS AND EXERCISE SCIENCE, 6:197-202, 1997.   
  • Weiss, L., G. Relyea, C. Ashley, and R. Propst.  Using velocity-spectrum squats and body composition to predict standing vertical jump ability.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 11:14-20, 1997. 
  • Weiss, L., G. Relyea, C. Ashley, and R. Propst.  Reliability of selected measures of musculoskeletal function obtained during closed-kinetic-chain exercises performed at multiple velocities.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 10:45-50, 1996.
  • Ashley, C. and L. Weiss.  Vertical jump performance and select functional and structural attributes in women.  JOURNAL OF STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING RESEARCH, 8:5-11, 1994.
  • Weiss, L.  The obtuse nature of muscular strength: the contribution of rest to its development and expression.  JOURNAL OF APPLIED SPORTS SCIENCE RESEARCH, 5:219-227, 1991.  
  • Weiss, L., F. Clark and D. Howard.  Effects of heavy-resistance triceps surae muscle training on strength and muscularity of men and women.  PHYSICAL THERAPY, 68:208-213, 1988.
  • Weiss, L. and F. Clark.  Subcutaneous fat measurements of the leg using three protocols.  JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE AND PHYSICAL FITNESS, 27:437-442, 1987. 
  • Weiss, L. and F. Clark.  Ultrasonic measurement of upper-arm skeletal muscle thickness.  JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE AND PHYSICAL FITNESS, 27:128-133, 1987.  
  • Weiss, L. and F. Clark.  Three protocols for measuring subcutaneous fat thickness on the upper extremities.  EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY, 54:217-221, 1987.
  • Weiss, L.  Upper extremity assessment of muscularity in young children.  THE JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY, 8:397-401, 1987. 
  • Weiss, L.  Two assessments of upper-extremity subcutaneous fat in young children.  RESEARCH QUARTERLY FOR EXERCISE AND SPORT, 57:265-267, 1986. 
  • Weiss, L. and F. Clark.  Ultrasonic protocols for separately measuring subcutaneous fat and skeletal-muscle thickness in the calf area.  PHYSICAL THERAPY, 65:477-481, 1985. 
  • Weiss, L. and F. Clark.  The use of B-mode ultrasound for measuring subcutaneous fat thickness on the upper arms.  RESEARCH QUARTERLY FOR EXERCISE AND SPORT, 56:77-81, 1985.   
  • Weiss, L.  The use of B-mode ultrasound for measuring the thickness of skeletal muscle at two upper leg sites.  THE JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY, 6:163-167, 1984.  
  • Weiss, L.  Ultrasonic assessment of subcutaneous fat on the upper leg.  AMERICAN CORRECTIVE THERAPY JOURNAL, 38:40-43, 1984. 
  • Weiss, L., K. Cureton and F. Thompson.  Comparisons of serum testosterone and androstenedione responses to weight lifting in men and women.  EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY, 50:413-419, 1983. 
  • Weiss, L.  Anabolic-androgenic steroid supplementation and heavy-resistance exercise.  GAHPER JOURNAL, 12:20-21, 1983. 


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