Michael Ghil

Distinguished Professor and Head
Département Terre-Atmosphčre-Océan (TAO)
Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS)
E-mail: ghil@lmd.ens.fr
Page: http://www.atmos.ucla.edu/tcd/ ; http://www.environnement.ens.fr/

Fields of interest:

  • Atmospheric Sciences, 
  • Climate Dynamics, 
  • Dynamical and Complex Systems Theory, 
  • Estimation Theory, 
  • Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, 
  • Macroeconomics, Numerical Methods, 
  • Physical Oceanography, 
  • Statistical Methods, 
  • Remote Sensing and Applications

Recent publications:

M. Ghil, E. Källén, Y. Tschinkel, F. Bogomolov:
Rational curves and points on K3 surfacesL. Bengtsson, 
Dynamic Meteorology: Data Assimilation Methods,
Springer-Verlag, New York/Heidelberg/Berlin, 1981, p. 330.

M. Ghil, R. Benzi and G. Parisi:
Turbulence and Predictability in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics and Climate Dynamics, 
North-Holland Publ. Co., Amsterdam/New York, 1985, p. 449.

M. Ghil and S. Childress:
Topics in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics: Atmospheric Dynamics, Dynamo Theory and Climate

Springer-Verlag, New York/Berlin/Tokyo, 1987, p. 485.

M. Ghil, K. Ide, A. F. Bennett, P. Courtier, M. Kimoto and N. Sato:
Data Assimilation in Meteorology and Oceanography,
Theory and Practice, Meteorological Society of Japan and Universal Academy Press,
Tokyo, 1997, p. 496.

M. Ghil and P. Malanotte-Rizzoli:
Data assimilation in meteorology and oceanography, 
Adv. Geophys., Vol. 33, (1991), pp. 141–266.

M. Ghil:
Cryothermodynamics: The chaotic dynamics of paleoclimate, 
Physica D, Vol. 77, (1994), pp. 130–159.

M. Ghil et al. (10 co-authors):
Advanced spectral methods for climatic time series, 
Rev. Geophys., Vol. 40(1), (2002) pp. 3.1–3.41, doi: 10.1029/2000RG000092;

Plaut, G., M. Ghil and R. Vautard:
Interannual and interdecadal variability in 335 years of Central England temperatures, 
Science, Vol. 268, (1995), pp. 710–713.