On this page I post relevant material (e.g. lecture notes, problem sets) for the courses that I teach.

Advanced Fluid Mechanics and Turbulence (M2 ENS Lyon)

Official course webpage


  1. What is turbulence?
  2. The Euler and Navier-Stokes equations
  3. Empirical approaches to turbulence
  4. Kolmogorov Theory
  5. Beyond Kolmogorov Theory: selected topics

Practical Information (Fall 2019)

The course will take place on Mondays (3:45 pm - 5:45 pm, room C), Wednesdays (8 am - 10 am, room E) and Fridays (3:45 pm - 5:45 pm, room C), from 04/11/19 to 16/12/19. This is a course taught jointly by Mickael Bourgoin and myself.

We shall have hands-on sessions in the computer room on Friday November 22th (room 171, across the hall from the library). We shall use Python and the Jupyter notebook. The problem set is available as a git repository here.

On Friday November 29th, we shall have Julien Salort as a guest lecturer on the topic of superfluids and quantum turbulence.


Climate Physics, Climate Change and the Energy Transition (ENS Lyon)

Course taught with Freddy Bouchet and Antoine Venaille.

Past courses