Hervé le Treut

Hervé le TreutA climatologist, Hervé le Treut wrote a thesis on cloud modelling in the climatic system. He has been a member of the French Académie des Sciences since November 29, 2005.

In parallel to his activities as a researcher and the Director of the IPSL (Institut Pierre Simon Laplace), Hervé Le Treut is a mechanics professor at the École Polytechnique. He also teaches climatic dynamics at the École Normale Supérieure.

His competences are internationally recognised hence his participation in IPCC's work.

 Publications:

  • Nouveau Climat sur la Terre: Comprendre, prédire, réagir, Flammarion, November 2009
  • Demain la physique, (Odile Jacob, 2009) A.Aspect, R.Balian, G. Bastard, J.P.Bauchaud, B. Cabane, F. Combes, T.Encrenaz, S. Fauve, A. Fert, M.Fink, A. Georges, J.F. Joanny, D.Kaplan, D. Le Bihan, P.Lena, H. Le Treut, J-P Poirier, J.Prost and J.L. Puger.
  • L'effet de serre, allons-nous changer le climat ?, with J.M.M Jancovici, Flammarion, (Champs collection), 2004