Programme: The course comprises three parts:
- Modelling of the climate: physics of the atmosphere, hydrosphere and geosphere; major forcings; dynamic interaction between fields; sensitivity of global and regional climate models.
- Climate change in the recent past (the last tens and hundreds of thousands of years): method of recognition, recognized cycles; reappraisal of modelling.
- Climates during the geological past: methods of reconstitution, analysis of extreme situations and associated environmental developments.
Last Modification : Saturday 11 December 2010