William Whiting

email:  wwhiting@physci.ucla.edu

phone:  (310) 206-4051

office:   Hershey Hall

research interests:  Biomechanics of human movement, with emphasis on performance evaluation and enhancement, and the mechanics of musculoskeletal injury.

Research Interests

Biomechanics of human performance and musculoskeletal injury.


Selected Publications

Flanagan, S., S.L. Kilpatrick, & W.C. Whiting, "Biomechanics", Introduction to Kinesiology, 55-90 (2017) .

Whiting, W.C., "Biomechanics of common musculoskeletal injuries in American football", Strength and Conditioning Journal, T. Jeff Chandler(Eds.), 37 (6): 79-87 (2015) .

Whiting, W.C. and S.P. Flanagan, "Biomechanics", In: Essentials of Personal Training (2nd Edition)Human Kinetics, Coburn, J.W. and Malek, M.H.(Eds.), 43-70 (2012) .

Kohler, J.M., S.P. Flanagan, & W.C. Whiting, "Muscle activation patterns while lifting stable and unstable loads on stable and unstable surfaces", Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 24 (2): 313-321 (2010) .

Whiting, W.C., & R.F. Zernicke, "Biomecânica Funcional e das Lesões Musculoesqueléticas", Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, (2009) .

Stecyk, S.D., S.P. Flanagan, & W.C. Whiting, "The missing link: Integrated core training", NSCA?s Performance Training Journal, 7 (6): 13-16 (2008) .

Wobrock, J., T. Smith, V. Kasantikul, & W. Whiting, "Effectiveness of collision-involved motorcycle helmets in Thailand", Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine, 47th Annual Proceedings, (2003) .

Loy, S.F., A. Morice, P. Tsai, & W.C. Whiting., "Is the AB-Doer a Don?t?", American Council on Exercise, FitnessMatters, 7 (5): 14-15 (2001) .

Moreno, S.E., A.J. McLaine, W.C. Whiting, & S. Loy, "Let?s take care of your back, NOW", Grapevine Magazine (Los Angeles Firemen?s Relief Association, (2001) .

Zernicke, R.F., and Whiting, W.C., "Mechanisms of musculoskeletal injury", In: Biomechanics in Sport, V. Zatsiorsky, ed.(Eds.), 507-522 (2000) .