W. Larry Kenney

Larry Kenney
PROFESSOR/NOLL CHAIR IN HUMAN PERFORMANCE, Physiology, Kinesiology
(814) 863-1672

Larry Kenney is professor of physiology, kinesiology, and Marie Underhill Noll Chair in Human Performance. His research interests include human temperature regulation focusing on cardiovascular responses to exercise and passive thermal stress, and biophysics of heat exchange between humans and the environment. He specializes in control of human skin blood flow with an emphasis on aging, physiology and biophysics of heat exchange between humans and the environment, and thermoregulation during exercise and in extreme environments.

Education: 
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, Physiology, 1983
Research Interests: 
Human temperature regulation focusing on cardiovascular responses to exercise and passive thermal stress