Director of Research at the CEA (French atomic energy commission), Jean Jouzel is head of the Pierre Simon Laplace Institute (IPSL). He has been an officer of the GIEC (intergovernmental group of experts on climate change) since 1994 and vice-president of his scientific group. Author or co-author of more than 250 publications, more than 30 of which are found in the journals Nature and Science, Jean Jouzel sets an unavoidable benchmark in the field of Earth and Space sciences. His latest book is entitled: « Le climat: jeu dangereux (Climate: A Dangerous Game) » (Dunod, 2007).
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