Portrait de Stephane Labrosse

Peer reviewed publications

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See also this list (more or less) in NASA/ADS

Voir aussi certaines de ces publications dans HAL


  1. S. Labrosse, A. Morison, R. Deguen, T. Alboussière, Rayleigh-Bénard convection with a phase change at either or both horizontal boundaries, J. Fluid Mech., 846, 5-36, 2018. [arXiv][DOI:10.1017/jfm.2018.258]

  2. R. Deguen, T. Alboussière, and S. Labrosse. Double-diffusive translation of Earth's inner core. Geophys. J. Int., 214, 88–107, 2018. [ DOI:10.1093/gji/ggy120 ]
  3. M. Laneuville, J. Hernlund, S. Labrosse, N. Guttenberg, Crystallization of a compositionally stratified basal magma ocean, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter. , 276, 86-92, 2018. [ DOI:10.1016/j.pepi.2017.07.007 ].

  4. M. Bouffard, S. Labrosse, G. Choblet, A. Fournier, J. Aubert, P. J. Tackley, A particle-in-cell method for studying double-diffusive convection in the liquid layers of planetary interiors, J. Comput. Phys., 346, 552-571, 2017. [link]

  5. K. Hirose, G. Morard, R. Sinmyo, K. Umemoto, J. W. Hernlund, G. Helffrich, S. Labrosse, SiO2 crystallization and compositional evolution of the Earth's core, Nature, 543, 99-102 , 2017.

  6. Ludovic Huguet, Thierry Alboussière, Michael I. Bergman, Renaud Deguen, Stéphane Labrosse, Germain Lesœur, Structure of a mushy layer under hyper-gravity with implications for Earth’s inner core, Geophys. J. Int., 204, 1729-1755, 2016. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggv554. [PDF]

  7. S. Labrosse, Thermal state and evolution of the Earth core and deep mantle, pp. 43-56, in Deep Earth: Physics and Chemistry of the Lower Mantle and Core. AGU Monograph Ser., edited by H. Terasaki and R. Fischer, 2016.

  8. S. Labrosse, J. W. Hernlund, K. Hirose, Fractional melting and freezing in the deep mantle and implications for the formation of a basal magma ocean, pp. 123-142, in The Early Earth: Accretion and Differentiation, AGU monograph Ser. 212, edited by J. Badro and M. Walter, 2015. [Details] [PDF]

  9. C. Jaupart, S. Labrosse, F. Lucazeau, J.-C. Mareschal, Temperatures, Heat and Energy in the Mantle of the Earth, in Treatise on Geophysics (Second Edition), vol. 7: Mantle dynamics (Bercovici, Schubert, eds), 223 - 270, 2015. doi:10.1016/B978-0-444-53802-4.00126-3 [PDF]

  10. M. Lasbleis, R. Deguen, P. Cardin & S. Labrosse, Earth’s inner core dynamics induced by the Lorentz force Geophys. J. Int. 202, 548-563, 2015. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggv155 [Details] [PDF]

  11. S. Labrosse, Thermal evolution of the core with a high thermal conductivity Phys. Earth Planet. Inter. 247, 36-55, 2015. doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2015.02.002

  12. Y. Ricard, S. Labrosse & F. Dubuffet, Lifting the cover of the cauldron: convection in hot planets Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. 15, 4617-4630, 2014. doi: 10.1002/2014GC005556. [PDF] [Details]

  13. S. Labrosse, Thermal and compositional stratification of the inner core C. R. Geoscience 346, 119–129, 2014. doi:10.1016/j.crte.2014.04.005. [PDF] [Details]

  14. H. Gomi, K. Ohta, K. Hirose, S. Labrosse, R. Caracas, M. J. Verstraete & J. W. Hernlund, The high conductivity of iron and thermal evolution of the Earth’s core, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 224, 88-103, 2013. doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2013.07.010. [PDF]

  15. K. Hirose, S. Labrosse & J. W. Hernlund, Composition and state of the core, Ann. Rev. Earth Planet. Sci., 41, 657-691, 2013. doi: 10.1146/annurev-earth-050212-124007. e-print: [PDF]

  16. Ulvrová, M., S. Labrosse, N. Coltice, P. Raback & P. J. Tackley, Numerical modeling of convection interacting with a melting and solidification front: application to the thermal evolution of the basal magma ocean, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter.206-207, 51-66, 2012. doi: 10.1016/j.pepi.2012.06.008. [PDF] [Details and files]

  17. Coltice, N., Rolf, T., Tackley, P. J. & Labrosse, S., Dynamic Causes of the Relation Between Area and Age of the Ocean Floor, Science, 336, 335-338, 2012. doi10.1126/science.1219120. [Details]

  18. Šrámek, O, Milelli, L, Ricard, Y & Labrosse, S, Thermal evolution and differentiation of planetesimals and planetary embryos, Icarus, 217, 339-354, 2012. doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2011.11.021.[PDF] [Details]

  19. Ulvrová, M., N. Coltice, Y. Ricard, S. Labrosse, F. Dubuffet, J. Velímský, and O. Šrámek, Compositional and thermal equilibration of particles, drops, and diapirs in geophysical flows, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 12, Q10014, 2011. doi:10.1029/2011GC003757.[AGU link] [PDF] [Details]

  20. N. Coltice, M. Moreira , J. Hernlund & S. Labrosse, Helium and Neon in mantle plumes record the crystallization of a basal magma ocean, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 308, 193-199, 2011. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2011.05.045. [PDF] [Details]

  21. M. Javoy, E. Kaminski, F. Guyot, D. Andrault, C. Sanloup, M. Moreira, S. Labrosse, A. Jambon, P. Agrinier, A. Davaille, C. Jaupart, The chemical composition of the Earth: Enstatite chondrite models, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 293, 259-268, 2010. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2010.02.033. [PDF] [Details]

  22. D. Breuer, S. Labrosse & T. Spohn, Thermal Evolution and Magnetic Field Generation in Terrestrial Planets and Satellites, Space Science Reviews, 2010. doi: 10.1007/s11214-009-9587-5

  23. H. Ichikawa, S. Labrosse & K. Kurita, Direct Numerical Simulation of an Iron Rain in the Magma Ocean, J. Geophys. Res., 115, B01404, 2010. doi:10.1029/2009JB006427[PDF] [Details]

  24. H. Ichikawa & S. Labrosse, Smoothed particle approach for surface tension calculation in moving particle semi-implicit method, Fluid Dyn. Res., vol. 42, p. 035503, 2010. doi:10.1088/0169-5983/42/3/035503. [PDF] [Details]

  25. J. Aubert, S. Labrosse & C. Poitou, Modelling the paleo-evolution of the geodynamo", Geophys. J. Int., 179, 1414--1428, 2009. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04361.x [Details]

  26. S. Labrosse, J. W. Hernlund & N. Coltice, A Crystallizing Dense Magma Ocean at the Base of Earth's Mantle, Nature, 450, 866--869, 2007. doi:10.1038/nature06355 [PDF] [Details]

  27. J. W Hernlund, S. Labrosse, Geophysically Consistent Values of the Perovskite to Post-Perovskite Transition Clapeyron Slope, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L05309, 2007, doi:10.1029/2006GL028961. [PDF] [Details]

  28. L. Pouilloux, E. Kaminski, S. Labrosse, Anisotropic rheology of a cubic medium and implications for geological materials, Geophys. J. Inter., 170, 876-885, 2007. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2007.03461.x [PDF] [Details]

  29. S. Labrosse, C. Jaupart, Thermal Evolution of the Earth: Secular Changes and Fluctuations of Plate Characteristics, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 260, 465-481, 2007. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2007.05.046 [PDF] [Details]

  30. C. Jaupart, S. Labrosse, J.-C. Mareschal, 2007, Temperatures, Heat and Energy in the Mantle of the Earth, Treatise on Geophysics, vol. 7: Mantle dynamics (Bercovici, Schubert, eds), 253-303.[PDF] [Details]

  31. S. Labrosse, 2007a, Heat flow across the core-mantle boundary, in Encyclopedia Of Geomagnetism And Paleomagnetism, 127-130 (D. Gubbins & E. Herrero-Bervera, eds), Springer. [PDF]

  32. S. Labrosse, 2007b, Energy sources for the geodynamo, in Encyclopedia Of Geomagnetism And Paleomagnetism, 300-302 (D. Gubbins & E. Herrero-Bervera, eds), Springer. [PDF]

  33. C. Grigné, S. Labrosse, P. J. Tackley, Convection under a lid of finite conductivity in wide aspect ratio models: effect of continents on the wavelength of mantle flow, J. Geophys. Res., 112, B08403, 2007. doi:10.1029/2006JB004297. [PDF] [Details]

  34. C. Grigné, S. Labrosse, P. J. Tackley, Convection under a lid of finite conductivity: Heat flux scaling and application to continents, J. Geophys. Res., 112, B08402, 2007.doi:10.1029/2005JB004192. [PDF] [Details]

  35. van Thienen, P., Benzerara, K., Breuer, D., Gillmann, C., Labrosse, S., Lognonné,P. & Spohn, T., Water, Life, and Planetary Geodynamical Evolution, Space Science Reviews, 129, 167-203, 2007. doi:10.1007/s11214-007-9149-7.

  36. C. Grigné, S. Labrosse, P. J. Tackley, Convective heat transfer as a function of wavelength: Implications for the cooling of the Earth, J. Geophys. Res., 110, B03409, 2005. doi:10.1029/2004JB003376. [PDF] [Details]

  37. S. Labrosse, Thermal and magnetic evolution of the Earth's core, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 140, 127-143, 2003. [PDF][Details]

  38. S. Labrosse, M. Macouin, The inner core and the geodynamo, C. R. Geosciences, 335, 37-50, 2003. [PDF] [Details]

  39. S. Labrosse, Hotspots, mantle plumes and core heat loss, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 199, 147-156, 2002. [PDF] [Details]

  40. S. Labrosse, J.-P. Poirier, and J.-L. Le Mouël, The Age of the Inner Core, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 190, 111-123, 2001. [PDF] [Details]

  41. É. Bellanger, J.-L. Le Mouël, M. Mandea, & S. Labrosse, Chandler Wobble and Geomagnetic Jerks, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 124, 95-103, 2001. [PDF] [Details]

  42. C. Grigné & S. Labrosse, Effects of Continents on Earth Cooling: Thermal Blanketing and Depletion in Radioactive Elements, Geophys. Res. Lett., 28, 2707-2710, 2001. [PDF] [Details]

  43. C. Sotin & S. Labrosse, Three-dimensional Thermal convection of an isoviscous, infinite-Prandtl-number fluid heated from within and from below: applications to heat transfer in planetary mantles, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 112,  171-190, 1999. [PDF] [Details]

  44. S. Labrosse, J.-P. Poirier, & J.-L. Le Mouël, On cooling of the Earth's Core, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 99, 1-17, 1997. [PDF] [Details]



  • S. Labrosse, "Contribution à l'étude du refroidissement de la Terre", Jan. 1997, Université Paris 7. [Details] [PDF]
  • S. Labrosse, "Quelques aspects du refroidissement de la Terre", Mars 2003, Habilitation à diriger des recherches, Université Paris 7.