M. Tarak DRISS

Enseignant-chercheur / Enseignante-chercheuse


Directeur de l'UFR STAPS


UFR STAPS, Laboratoire CeRSM (EA 2931)

Disciplines enseignées

Physiologie, Méthodologie et Initiation à la Recherche,Technologie de l'Expérimentation et de la Mesure, Statistiques, Troubles Métaboliques & Cardio-Respiratoires, Activité Physique et Santé

Thèmes de recherche

Currently, I study the human physical performance, and the mechanisms and the adaptations to exercise and training, particularly in the areas of cycling, vertical jump, and muscle isometric contraction.

Curriculum Vitae


Publications depuis 2012 dans des revues internationales avec comité de lecture
(ISI Web of Knowledge, Pub Med…)

[37] Belkhiria C, Mssedi E, Habas C, Driss T, de Marco G. Collaboration of cerebello-rubral and striatal loops in a motor preparation task. Cerebellum. 2018. [Epub ahead of print].

[36] Zinoubi B, Zbidi S, Vandewalle H, Chamari K, Driss T. Relationships between rating of perceived exertion, heart rate and blood lactate during continuous and alternated-intensity cycling exercises. Biology of Sport. 2018. 35: 29-37.

[35] Attiogbé E, Vandewalle H, Driss T. Influence of ethnicity on vertical jump performances in physical education students: a pilot study: Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 2018. 58: 1759-1767.

[34] Belkhiria C, de Marco G, Driss T. Effects of verbal encouragement on force and electromyographic activations during handgrip exercise. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 2018. 58:750-757. 

[33] Belkhiria C, Driss T, Habas C, Jaafar H, Guillevin R, de Marco G.  Exploration and identification of cortico-cerebellar-brainstem closed loop during a motivational-motor task: an fMRI study. The Cerebellum. 2017. 16:326-339. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27271710

[32] Aloui A, Driss T, Baklouti H, Jaafar H, Hammouda O, Chamari K, Souissi N. Repeated-sprint training in the fasted state during Ramadan: Morning or evening training? Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 2017. [Epub ahead of print]

[31] Ammar A, Turki M, Hammouda O, Chtourou H, Trabelsi K, Bouaziz M, Abdelkarim O, Hoekelmann A, Ayadi F, Souissi N, Bailey SJ, Driss T, Yaich S,. Effects of pomegranate juice supplementation on oxidative stress biomarkers following weightlifting exercise. Nutrients. 2017. 9(8). pii: E819.

[30] Ammar A, Chtourou H, Turki M,  Hammouda O, Chaari A, Boudaya M, Driss T, Ayadi F, Souissi N. Acute and delayed responses of steroidal hormones, blood lactate and biomarkers of muscle damage after a resistance training session: time-of-day effects. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 2017 [Epub ahead of print]

Zbidi S, Zinoubi B, Hammouda O, Vandewalle H, Serrau V, Driss T. Co-contraction training, muscle explosive force and associated electromyography activity. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 2017. 57: 725-733.

[28] Zinoubi B, Vandewalle H, Driss T. Modeling of Running Performances in Human: Comparison of Power Laws and Critical Speed. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 31:1859-1867. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27442329

[27] Rouis M, Coudrat L, Jaafar H, Attiogbé E, Vandewalle H, Driss T. Effects of ethnicity on the relationship between vertical jump and maximal power on a cycle ergometer. Journal of Human kinetics. 2016. 51: 209-2016. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28149384

[26] Thompson SBN, Daly S, Le Blanche A,  Abidi M,  Belkhiria C,  Driss T,  de Marco G. fMRI Randomized Study of Mental and Motor Task Performance and Cortisol Levels to Potentiate Cortisol as a New Diagnostic Biomarker. Journal of Neurology and Neuroscience. 2016. Vol. 7 No. 2: 92. http://www.jneuro.com/neurology-neuroscience/fmri-randomized-study-of-mental-and-motor-task-performance-and-cortisol-levels-to-potentiate-cortisol-as-a-new-diagnostic-biomarke.pdf

Ammar A, Turki M, Chtourou H, Hammouda O, Trabelsi K, Kallel C, Abdel Karim O, Hoekelmann A, Bouaziz M, Makni Ayadi F,  Driss T, Souissi N. Pomegrenate supplementation accelerates the recovery kinetics of muscle damage and inflammatory markers after weightlifting training session. PLoS One. 2016 Oct 20;11(10):e0160305. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27764091

[24] Genolini C, Ecochard R, Benghezal M, Driss T, Andrieu S, Subtil F. kmlShape: An Efficient Method to Cluster Longitudinal Data (Time-Series) According to Their Shapes. PLoS One. 2016 Jun 3;11(6):e0150738. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0150738. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27258355

[23] Mejri MA, Yousfi N, Hammouda O, Tayech  A, Ben Rayana MC, Driss T, Chaouachi A,  Souissi N. One night of partial sleep deprivation increased biomarkers of muscle and cardiac injuries during acute intermittent exercise. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 2016 Feb 11 [EPUB ahead of print]. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26868641

[22] Ghattassi K, Hammouda O, Graja A, Boudhina N, Chtourou H, Hadhri S, Driss T, Souissi N. Morning melatonin ingestion and diurnal variation of short-term maximal performances in soccer players. Acta Physiologica Hungarica (Physiology International). 2016. 103(1):94-104. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27030631

[21] Nikolaidis P, Afonso J, Clemente-Suarez V , Padilla J, Driss T, Knechtle B, Torres-Luque G. Vertical jumping tests versus Wingate anaerobic test in female volleyball players: the role of age. Sports. 2016; 4(1), 9. http://www.mdpi.com/2075-4663/4/1/9

[20] Jaafar H, Rouis R, Coudrat L, Gélat T, Noakes TD, Driss T. Influence of affective stimuli on leg power output and associated neuromuscular parameters during repeated high intensity cycling exercises. PLoS One. 2015 Aug 25;10(8):e0136330. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0136330. eCollection 2015. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26305334

[19] Aloui A, Briki W, Baklouti H, Chtourou H, Driss T, Chaouachi A, Chamari K, Souissi N. Listening to Music during Warming-Up Counteracts the Negative Effect of Ramadan Observance on Short-Term Maximal Performance. PLoS One2015 Aug 24;10(8):e0136400. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0136400. eCollection 2015. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26301508

[18] Zbidi S, Zinoubi B, Vandewalle H, Driss T. Diurnal rhythm of muscular strength depends on temporal specificity of self-resistance training. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2016. 30: 717-24. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26907843

[17] Jaafar H, Rouis M, Attiogbé E, Vandewalle H, Driss T. A Comparative Study Between the Wingate and Force-Velocity Anaerobic Cycling Tests: Effect of Physical Fitness. International Journal of Sports Physiology and  Performance. 2016; 11:48-54. doi: 10.1123/ijspp.2015-0063. Epub 2015 Apr 7. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25849068

[16] Jaafar H, Attiogbé E, Rouis M, Vandewalle H., Driss T. Reliability of force-velocity tests in cycling and cranking exercises in men and women. BioMed Research International. 2015: 954780. doi: 10.1155/2015/954780. Epub 2015 Oct 11. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26539544

[15] Rouis M, Attiogbé E, Vandewalle H, Jaafar H, Noakes TD, Driss T. Relationship between vertical jump and maximal power output of legs and arms: effects of ethnicity and sport. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports. 2015 Apr;25(2):e197-207. doi: 10.1111/sms.12284. Epub 2014 Jul 21. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25048561

[14] Vandewalle H, Driss T. Friction loaded cycle ergometers: Past, present and future. Cogent Engineering. (Biomedical Engineering section). 2015. Vol 2, Issue 1. pp. 1-35.   http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/23311916.2015.1029237

[13] Driss T, Lambertz D, Rouis M, Jaafar H, Vandewalle H. Musculotendinous stiffness of triceps surae, maximal rate of force development and vertical jump performance. BioMed Research International. 2015. vol 2015. pp. 1-11. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25710026

Rouis M, Coudrat L, Jaafar H, Filliard JR, Vandewalle H, Barthélémy Y, Driss T. Isokinetic knee strength and vertical jump relationship in elite young female basketball players. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness
2015 Dec; 55(12):1502-8. Epub 2014 Nov 6. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25373468

[11] Mejri MA, Hammouda O, Yousfi N, Zouaoui K, Ben Rayana MC, Chaouachi A, Driss T, Souissi N. One night of partial sleep deprivation affect biomarkers of cardiac damage but not cardiovascular and lipid profiles in young athletes. Biological Rhythm Research. 2015. 46; 715-724. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09291016.2015.1048951

Chtourou H, Briki W, Aloui A, Driss T, Souissi S, Chaouachi A. Relation entre musique et performance sportive : Vers une perspective complexe et dynamique.  Relationship between Music and Sport Performance: Toward a Complex and Dynamical Perspective. Science & Sports.
2015. 30, 119-125 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0765159714003554

[9] Jaafar H, Rouis M, Coudrat L, Attiogbé E, Vandewalle H, Driss T. Effects of Load on Wingate-Test Performances and Reliability. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2014. 28(12): 3462-8 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24936901

  Coudrat L, Rouis M, Jaafar H, Attiogbé E, Gélat T, Driss T. Emotional pictures impact repetitive sprint ability test on cycle ergometre. Journal of Sports Sciences. 2014. 32(9): 892-900. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24479679

[7]  Driss T, Serrau T, Behm DG, Lesne-Chabran E, Le Pellec-Muller A, Vandewalle H. Isometric training with maximal co-contraction instruction does not increase co-activation during exercises against external resistances. Journal of Sports Sciences.  2014. 32(1): 60-9. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23876029

[6] Genolini C, Pingault JB, Driss T, Côté S, Tremblay RE, Vitaro F, Arnaud C, Falissard B. KmL3D: A non-parametric algorithm for clustering joint trajectories. Computer Methods and  Programs in Biomedicine. 2013. 109(1): 104-11 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23127283

[5]  Driss T, Vandewalle H. The measurement of maximal (anaerobic) power output on a cycle ergometer: a critical review". BioMed Research International. 2013. vol 2013. pp. 1-40. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24073413
[4] Chtourou H, Chaouachi A, Driss T, Dogui M, Behm DG, Chamari K, Souissi N. The Effect of Training at the Same Time of Day and Tapering Period on the Diurnal Variation of Short Exercise performances. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2012. 26: 697-708 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21857363

[3] Driss T, Lambertz D, Rouis M, Vandewalle H. Influence of musculo-tendinous stiffness of the plantar ankle flexor muscles upon maximal power output on a cycle ergometer. European Journal of Applied Physiology. 2012. 112: 3721-28 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22354446

[2]  Serrau V, Driss T, Vandewalle H, Behm DG, Lesne-Chabran E, Le Pellec-Muller A. Muscle activation of the elbow flexor and extensor muscles during self-resistance exercises: comparison of unilateral maximal co-contraction and bilateral self-resistance. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2012. 26: 2468-2477 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22027855

[1]  Chtourou H, Driss T, Souissi S, Gam A, Chaouachi A, Souissi N. The Effect of Strength Training at the Same Time of the Day on the Diurnal Fluctuations of Muscular Anaerobic Performances.  Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2012. 26: 217-25 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21993020



Informations complémentaires

Encadrement de thèses / Ph.D. supervision

Thèses soutenues

Chama BELKHIRIA (2016). Exploration et analyse de la relation cerveau-muscles squelettiques lors de la préparation et de l’exécution motrice. (co-dir. G. de Marco et T. Driss). Thèse de Doctorat de l’Université Paris Nanterre. http://www.theses.fr/2016PA100191 12 décembre 2016.

Hamdi JAAFAR (2015). Approche intégrative de détermination de la puissance maximale sur ergocycle lors de sprints de courte durée.  (co-dir. T. Driss et H. Vandewalle). Thèse de Doctorat de l’Université Paris Nanterre http://www.theses.fr/2015PA100175 11 décembre 2015.

Sana ZBIDI (2015). Exercices et entraînement en co-contractions isométriques volontaires des muscles agonistes-antagonistes: facteurs d'influence.  (co-dir. T. Driss et H. Vandewalle). Thèse de Doctorat de l’Université Paris Nanterre https://www.theses.fr/2015PA100187 10 décembre 2015.

Badrane ZINOUBI (2014). Contributions à l'étude physiologique des exercices sinusoïdaux de courte période. (co-dir. H. Vandewalle et T. Driss). Thèse de Doctorat de l’Université Paris Nanterre https://www.theses.fr/2014PA100022www.theses.fr/2014PA100022 30 janvier 2014.

Majdi ROUIS (2012). Etude de la relation détente verticale – puissance maximale sur ergocycle: effets de l’ethnicité. (co-dir. T. Driss et H. Vandewalle). Thèse de Doctorat de l’Université Paris Nanterre https://www.theses.fr/2012PA100017www.theses.fr/2012PA100017 20 janvier 2012.

Virgile SERRAU (2011). Etude des cocontractions maximales isométriques volontaires: approches fondamentale et pratique. (co-dir. T. Driss et A. Le Pellec-Muller). Thèse de Doctorat de l’Université Paris Nanterre. https://www.theses.fr/2011PA100107 18 novembre 2011.

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