W. Weidner

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Physical Education
Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior

Offices and Labs

195 Briggs Hall
(530) 752-3208
264 Hickey Gymnasium


1973 PhD (Physiology) Michigan State University
1971 MS (Physiology) Michigan State University
1968 BA (American Studies) Michigan State University

Research Interests

Cardiopulmonary physiology, avian lung fluid balance

Department and Center Affiliations

Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior
Director, Physical Education Program


American Physiological Society

Teaching Interests

systemic physiology, comparative physiology


NPB 101 Systemic Physiology (Fall)
NPB 127 Comparative Cardiovascular Physiology (Winter)


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  • WJ Weidner, JD Furlow and DS Waddell (2006) Measurement of the filtration coefficient (Kfc)in the lung of Gallus Domesticus and the effects of increased microvascular permeability. J. Comp. Pjysiol. [B] 176: 567-574.
  • Weidner WJ. Ambit de la fisiologia. California- Cataluyna, les relaciones cientifiques i acadmeiques. Temes de Recerca i Innovacio. Num 2 Generalitat de Catalunya. www.gencat.cat/recerca/temesri (2006)
  • WJ Weidner, et al. Effect of extracellular fluid volume expansion on the interparabronchial septum of the avian lung. J. Comp. Path. 127:219- 222, 2002
  • Weidner WJ, LA Selna, DE McClure, and DO Defouw. 1993. Effect of extracellular fluid volume expansion on avian lung fluid balance. Respiratory Physiology 91:125-136.