Max J Kurz, PhD

  • 1667 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
19982020

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Research Output

  • 1667 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
  • 86 Article
  • 2 Comment/debate
1998

Performance Excellence: Speed Training for Distance Running

Kurz, M. J. & Stergiou, N., May 1 1998, In : Strategies. 11, 5, p. 7-9 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

The Relationship of Training Methods in NCAA Division I Cross-Country Runners and 10,000-Meter Performance

Kurz, M. J., Berg, K., Latin, R. & Degraw, W., May 2000, In : Journal of strength and conditioning research. 14, 2, p. 196-201 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
2002

Comparison of gait patterns between young and elderly women: An examination of coordination

Byrne, J. E., Stergiou, N., Blanke, D., Houser, J. J., Kurz, M. J. & Hageman, P. A., Feb 2002, In : Perceptual and motor skills. 94, 1, p. 265-280 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Effect of normalization and phase angle calculations on continuous relative phase

Kurz, M. J. & Stergiou, N., 2002, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 35, 3, p. 369-374 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations
2003

Nonlinear dynamics indicates aging affects variability during gait

Buzzi, U. H., Stergiou, N., Kurz, M. J., Hageman, P. A. & Heidel, J., Jun 2003, In : Clinical Biomechanics. 18, 5, p. 435-443 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

235 Scopus citations

Spanning set defines variability in locomotive patterns

Kurz, M. J., Stergiou, N. & Blanke, D., Mar 2003, In : Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing. 41, 2, p. 211-214 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Subtalar and knee joint interaction during running at various stride lengths

Stergiou, N., Bates, B. T. & Kurz, M. J., Sep 2003, In : Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 43, 3, p. 319-326 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
53 Scopus citations
21 Scopus citations
2004

Does footwear affect ankle coordination strategies?

Kurz, M. J. & Stergiou, N., 2004, In : Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association. 94, 1, p. 53-58 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations
2005
41 Scopus citations

A template for the exploration of chaotic locomotive patterns

Kurz, M. J., Stergiou, N., Heidel, J. & Foster, E. T., Jan 2005, In : Chaos, Solitons and Fractals. 23, 2, p. 485-493 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
47 Scopus citations
2006

An improved surrogate method for detecting the presence of chaos in gait

Miller, D. J., Stergiou, N. & Kurz, M. J., 2006, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 39, 15, p. 2873-2876 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations
2007

A chronic mouse model of Parkinson's disease has a reduced gait pattern certainty

Kurz, M. J., Pothakos, K., Jamaluddin, S., Scott-Pandorf, M., Arellano, C. & Lau, Y. S., Dec 11 2007, In : Neuroscience Letters. 429, 1, p. 39-42 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
21 Scopus citations

Endurance exercise promotes cardiorespiratory rehabilitation without neurorestoration in the chronic mouse model of Parkinsonism with severe neurodegeneration

Al-Jarrah, M., Pothakos, K., Novikova, L., Smirnova, I. V., Kurz, M. J., Stehno-Bittel, L. & Lau, Y. S., Oct 12 2007, In : Neuroscience. 149, 1, p. 28-37 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations
29 Scopus citations
2008

Aging and partial body weight support affects gait variability

Kyvelidou, A., Kurz, M. J., Ehlers, J. L. & Stergiou, N., 2008, In : Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation. 5, 22.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

A passive dynamic walking robot that has a deterministic nonlinear gait

Kurz, M. J., Judkins, T. N., Arellano, C. & Scott-Pandorf, M., 2008, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 41, 6, p. 1310-1316 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

The penguin waddling gait pattern has a more consistent step width than step length

Kurz, M. J., Scott-Pandorf, M., Arellano, C., Olsen, D. & Whitaker, G., May 21 2008, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 252, 2, p. 272-276 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2009

Does load carrying influence sagittal plane locomotive stability?

Arellano, C. J., Layne, C. S., O'Connor, D. P., Scott-Pandorf, M. & Kurz, M. J., Mar 2009, In : Medicine and science in sports and exercise. 41, 3, p. 620-627 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
101 Scopus citations

The independent effect of added mass on the stability of the sagittal plane leg kinematics during steady-state human walking

Arellano, C. J., O'Connor, D. P., Layne, C. & Kurz, M. J., Jun 15 2009, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 212, 12, p. 1965-1970 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Walking in simulated Martian gravity: Influence of the portable life support system's design on dynamic stability

Scott-Pandorf, M. M., O'Connor, D. P., Layne, C. S., Josić, K. & Kurz, M. J., Sep 2009, In : Journal of Biomechanical Engineering. 131, 9, 91005-1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2010

Attractor divergence as a metric for assessing walking balance

Kurz, M. J., Markopoulou, K. & Stergiou, N., Apr 2010, In : Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology, and Life Sciences. 14, 2, p. 151-164 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Levodopa influences the regularity of the ankle joint kinematics in individuals with Parkinson's disease

Kurz, M. J. & Hou, J. G., Feb 2010, In : Journal of Computational Neuroscience. 28, 1, p. 131-136 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Mechanical work performed by the legs of children with spastic diplegic cerebral palsy

Kurz, M. J., Stuberg, W. A. & DeJong, S. L., Mar 2010, In : Gait and Posture. 31, 3, p. 347-350 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Walking in simulated Martian gravity: Influence of added weight on sagittal dynamic stability

Scott-Pandorf, M. M., O'Connor, D. P., Layne, C. S., Josić, K. & Kurz, M. J., May 2010, In : Acta Astronautica. 66, 9-10, p. 1341-1352 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2011
25 Scopus citations
36 Scopus citations

Neuromagnetic activity in the somatosensory cortices of children with cerebral palsy

Kurz, M. J. & Wilson, T. W., Feb 18 2011, In : Neuroscience Letters. 490, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Parkinson's disease influences the structural variations present in the leg swing kinematics

Ivkovic, V. & Kurz, M. J., 2011, In : Motor Control. 15, 3, p. 358-375 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2012

Coactivation of lower leg muscles during body weight-supported treadmill walking decreases with age in adolescents

Deffeyes, J. E., Karst, G. M., Stuberg, W. A. & Kurz, M. J., Aug 2012, In : Perceptual and motor skills. 115, 1, p. 241-260 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Differences in the dynamic gait stability of children with cerebral palsy and typically developing children

Kurz, M. J., Arpin, D. J. & Corr, B., Jul 2012, In : Gait and Posture. 36, 3, p. 600-604 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Influence of lower body pressure support on the walking patterns of healthy children and adults

Kurz, M. J., Deffeyes, J. E., Arpin, D. J., Karst, G. M. & Stuberg, W. A., Nov 2012, In : Journal of applied biomechanics. 28, 5, p. 530-541 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
16 Scopus citations

Stride-time variability and sensorimotor cortical activation during walking

Kurz, M. J., Wilson, T. W. & Arpin, D. J., Jan 16 2012, In : NeuroImage. 59, 2, p. 1602-1607 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Scopus citations
2013
11 Scopus citations

Motor control of the lower extremity musculature in children with cerebral palsy

Arpin, D. J., Stuberg, W., Stergiou, N. & Kurz, M. J., Apr 2013, In : Research in Developmental Disabilities. 34, 4, p. 1134-1143 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Overground body-weight-supported gait training for children and youth with neuromuscular impairments

Kurz, M. J., Stuberg, W., Dejong, S. & Arpin, D. J., Aug 2013, In : Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics. 33, 3, p. 353-365 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

The stochastic component of the postural sway variability is higher in children with balance impairments

Kurz, M. J., Arpin, D. J., Davies, B. L. & Harbourne, R., Aug 2013, In : Annals of biomedical engineering. 41, 8, p. 1703-1712 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2014

Aberrant synchrony in the somatosensory cortices predicts motor performance errors in children with cerebral palsy

Kurz, M. J., Heinrichs-Graham, E., Arpin, D. J., Becker, K. M. & Wilson, T. W., Feb 1 2014, In : Journal of Neurophysiology. 111, 3, p. 573-579 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

An fNIRS exploratory investigation of the cortical activity during gait in children with spastic diplegic cerebral palsy

Kurz, M. J., Wilson, T. W. & Arpin, D. J., Nov 1 2014, In : Brain and Development. 36, 10, p. 870-877 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Functional specialization within the supplementary motor area: A fNIRS study of bimanual coordination

Wilson, T. W., Kurz, M. J. & Arpin, D. J., Jan 15 2014, In : NeuroImage. 85, p. 445-450 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
28 Scopus citations

Improving the motor skill of children with posterior fossa syndrome: A case series

Harbourne, R., Becker, K., Arpin, D. J., Wilson, T. W. & Kurz, M. J., Dec 1 2014, In : Pediatric Physical Therapy. 26, 4, p. 462-468 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations
39 Scopus citations