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Cyril Wyndham

Cyril Henry Wyndham, South African physiologist (Maraisburg 07 May 1916 – Johannesburg 02 February 1987)
Respected as leading international expert on human thermal physiology
Authored over 250 papers


Heatstroke and hyperthermia in marathon runners. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 301:128-38, 1977

With D. Mitchell. Acclimatization in a hot humid environment body fluid adjustements. J. Appl. Physiol. 40:786-96, 1976

The physiological and psychological effects of the heat (1974)

The physiology of exercise under heat stress. Ann Rev. Physiol. 35:193-220, 1973

With L. Guttman & J. Silver. Thermoregulation in spinal man. J. Physiol. 220:335-52, 1972

With J.W. Snellen & D. Mitchell. Heat of evaporation of sweat. J. Appl. Physiol. 29:40-4, 1970

With D. Mitchell. Comparison of weighting formulas for calculating mean skin temperature. J. Appl. Physiol. 26:616-22, 1969

With N.B. Strydom. The danger of an inadequate water intake during marathon running. S. Afr. Med. J. 43:893-6, 1969

With N.B. Strydom. Acclimatising man to heat in climatic rooms and mines (1969)

With A.R. Atkins. A physiological scheme and mathematical model of temperature regulation in man. Pflügers Arch. Ges. Physiol. 303:14-30, 1968

Changes in central circulation and body fluid spaces during acclimatization to heat. J. Appl. Physiol. 25(5):586-93, 1968

With N.B. Strydom, C.H. Van Graan et al. The influence of water restriction on the performance of men during prolonged march. S. Afr. Med. J. 40:539-44, 1966 

South African ethnic adaption to temperature and exercise (1966)

With N.B. Strydom, J.F. Morrison et al. Fatigue of sweat gland response. J. Appl. Physiol. 21:107-10, 1966

With J.F. Morrison & C.G. Williams. Heat reaction of male and female Caucasians. J. Appl. Physiol. 20:357-64, 1965

With N.B. Strydom, J.F. Morrison et al. Criteria for physiological limits for work in heat. J. Appl. Physiol. 20:37-45, 1965

With N.B. Strydom, J.F. Morrison, F.D. du Toit & J.G. Kraan. A new method of acclimatization to heat. Z. Angew. Physiol. 15:373-83, 1964

With N.B. Strydom, J.F. Morrison, J. Peter et al. Differences between ethnic groups in physical working capacity. J. Appl. Physiol. 18, 1963

With C.G. Williams, G.A.G. Bredell, N.B. Strydom et al. Circulatory and metabolic reactions to work in heat. J. Appl. Physiol. 17:625-38, 1962

Tolerable limits of air conditions for men at work in hot mines. Ergonomics 5:115-22, 1962

Physiological aspects of design for tropical living (1962)

With J.F. Morrison. Adjustment to cold of Bushmen in the Kalahari desert. J. Appl. Physiol. 13:219-225, 1958

With W. Van den Bowen, M.G. Devine et al. Examination of use of heat exchange equations for determining changes in body temperature. J. Appl. Physiol. 5:299-307, 1952

Performance and comfort standards in relation to climate