Simple energy balance model resolving the seasons and the continents: application to the astronomical theory of the ice ages. Academic Article uri icon


  • A one-level seasonal energy balance climate model which has explicit two-dimensional land-sea geography is introduced and its properties analyzed. The model distinguishes land from sea surface strictly by the local thermal inertia employed. -from Authors

published proceedings

  • Journal of Geophysical Research

author list (cited authors)

  • North, G. R., Mengel, J. G., & Short, D. A.

citation count

  • 187

complete list of authors

  • North, GR||Mengel, JG||Short, DA

publication date

  • January 1983