Gildas Cambon

Engineer, IRD



Technopôle Brest Iroise - Site de la Pointe du Diable

BP 70 - 29280 Plouzané - France


Phone: (+33) 02 98 22 45 12

Fax: (+33) 02 98 22 45 14

  • 2008, PhD in Physical Oceanography, LPO, Brest, France
  • Ocean modelling
  • Scientific computing
  • Oceanic and atmospheric downscaling
  • Ocean-Atmosphere interaction and coupling
  • Menkes C. E., M. Lengaigne, J. Vialard, M. Puy, P. Marchesiello, S. Cravatte, G. Cambon, 2014: About the role of Westerly Wind Events in the possible development of an El Niño in 2014. Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1002/2014GL061186
  • Nguyen, N.M., P. Marchesiello, F. Lyard, S. Ouillon, G. Cambon, D. Allain, U.V. Dinh, 2014: Tidal characteristics of the Gulf of Tonkin. Continental Shelf Research., 91, 37-56.
  • Illig, S., B. Dewitte, K. Goubanova, G. Cambon, J. Boucharel, F. Monetti, C. Romero, S. Purca, and R. Flores (2014), Forcing mechanisms of intraseasonal SST variability off central Peru in 2000–2008, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119, 3548–3573, doi:10.1002/2013JC009779.
  • Gutknecht, E., Dadou, I., Marchesiello, P., Cambon, G., Le Vu, B., Sudre, J., Garçon, V., Machu, E., Rixen, T., Kock, A., Flohr, A., Paulmier, A., and Lavik, G., 2013: Nitrogen transfers off Walvis Bay: a 3-D coupled physical/biogeochemical modeling approach in the Namibian upwelling system, Biogeosciences, 10, 4117-4135, doi:10.5194/bg-10-4117-2013
  • Gutknecht, E., Dadou, I., Le Vu, B., Cambon, G., Sudre, J., Garçon, V., Machu, E., Rixen, T., Kock, A., Flohr, A., Paulmier, A., and Lavik, G., 2013: Coupled physical/biogeochemical modeling including O2-dependent processes in the Eastern Boundary Upwelling Systems: application in the Benguela, Biogeosciences, 10, 3559-3591, doi:10.5194/bg-10-3559-2013
  • Cambon G., K. Goubanova, P. Marchesiello, B. Dewitte, S. Illig  and V. Echevin, 2013:  Assessing the impact of downscaled  winds on a regional ocean model simulation of the Humboldt system,  Ocean Modelling, 65, 11-24, doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2013.01.007
  • Dewitte B., J. Vazquez-Cuervo, K. Goubanova, S. Illig, K. Takahashi, G. Cambon, S. Purca, D. Correa, D. Gutierrez, A. Sifeddine and L. Ortlieb, 2012: Change in El Niño flavours over 1958-2008: Implications for the long-term trend of the upwelling off Peru. Deep Sea Research II, doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2012.04.01
  • Debreu, L., P. Marchesiello, P. Penven, and G. Cambon, 2012 : Two-way nesting in split-explicit ocean models: algorithms, implementation and validation. Ocean Modelling, 49-50, 1-21.
  • Renault, L., B. Dewitte, P. Marchesiello, S. Illig, V. Echevin, G. Cambon, M. Ramos, O. Astudillo, P. Minnis and J. K. Ayers, 2012: Upwelling response to atmospheric coastal jets off central Chile: A modeling study of the October 2000 event, J. Geophys. Res.-Oceans, 117, C02030, doi:10.1029/2011JC007446.
  • Le Boyer A., G. Cambon, N. Daniault, S. Herbette, B. Le Cann, L. Marié  and P. Morin, 2009: Observations of the Ushant tidal front in September 2007, Continental Shelf Research, Vol 8, Num 29, pp 1026-1037, doi : 10.1016/j.csr.2008.12.020 .
  • Cambon Gildas, 2008:  Etude numérique de la mer d'Iroise : dynamique, variabilité du front d'Ouessant et évaluation des échanges cross-frontaux. PhD Thesis, Université de Bretagne Occidentale.