Session 2012

Programme 2012

Ecole thématique/summer school "Michael Ghil" : Feedbacks in environmental systems

Session 2012 : feedbacks between climate, ocean & ecosystems

Lectures are given in English. The PDF of the lectures are released under the creative commons license.

Planning :

  • Morning :
    • 09:00-10:30 lecture 1
    • 10-30-11:00 coffee break
    • 11:00-12:30 lecture 2
  • Lunch 12:30-14:00
  • Afternoon :
    • 14:30-16:00 lecture 3
    • 16:00-16:30 coffee break
    • 16:30-18:00 working groups
  • Dinner : 19:00-20:30
  • Evening : 20:30 - ...
    • working groups/debate/film/etc

The programme in PDF format.


Sunday, 10 June 2012
>17:00    Arrival  
Monday 11
Morning Denis-Didier Rousseau Opening of the school  
    Michael Ghil Introduction dynamical systems  
    Hervé Le Treut Introduction to climatology  
  Afternoon Pierre-Henri Gouyon Evolution of biodiversity  
   Afternoon & Evening    Short presentations of participants  
Tuesday 12
Morning David Claessen  Introduction population dynamics and adaptation  
    Hervé Le Treut   Introduction to meteorology  
  Afternoon Pierre-Henri Gouyon Selection and constraints in evolution  
       Working groups (article analysis)  
  Evening    Debate/discussion working groups  
Wednesday 13
Morning Michael Ghil  Dynamical systems : application to climate and ecology  
    Bernard Cazelles  Non-linear dynamics in ecology incl epidemiology  
  Afternoon Bernard Cazelles Feedback of climate and ecology  
       Working groups (article analysis)  
  Evening    Debate/discussion working groups  
Thursday 14
Morning Tim Lenton Co-evolution of Life and the Planet : Revolutions that made the Earth  
    Christine Delire Modelling vegetation dynamics  
  Afternoon Tim Lenton The Anthropocene revolution ?  
  Evening   Film + debate  
Friday 15
Morning Guillaume Massé Ocean dynamics, biogeochemical cycles  
    Bernard Barnier Modelling ocean dynamics  
  Afternoon Laurent Bopp Coupling marine ecosystems & ocean dynamics  
       Working groups (article analysis)  
  Evening     Debate/discussion working groups  
Saturday 16
Morning    Round table discussion  
       Discussion & comments by participants  
  Afternoon    Excursion  
Sunday 17







■ Adresse postale
École Normale supérieure
45 rue d’Ulm
F-75230 Paris cedex 05

■ Direction
Magali Reghezza, Alessandra Giannini, Marc Fleurbaey

■  Reponsable pédagogique
Gaëlle Ronsin - gaelle.ronsin

■ Administration
Ouissem Trabelsi et Micheline Rialet