Uncertainty and Predictability in Geophysics: Chaos and Multifractal Insights

  1. R.S.J. Sparks and
  2. C.J. Hawkesworth
  1. Daniel Schertzer1 and
  2. Shaun Lovejoy2

Published Online: 2 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/150GM25

The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics

The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics

How to Cite

Schertzer, D. and Lovejoy, S. (2004) Uncertainty and Predictability in Geophysics: Chaos and Multifractal Insights, in The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics (eds R.S.J. Sparks and C.J. Hawkesworth), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/150GM25

Author Information

  1. 1

    Cereve, Ecole Nationale Des Ponts Et Chaussées and Météo-France, Paris, France

  2. 2

    Physics Department, Mcgill University, Montreal, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904153

Online ISBN: 9781118666012

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Keywords:

  • Geophysics—Research

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Dynamical System Approach

  • Scaling and Multifractal Approaches

  • Conclusion and Prospects