Math 553 - Mathematical Models, Fall 2008, Tues. Thurs., 4:00-5:15, Jabara Hall Room 335.

The text is "Topics in Mathematical Modeling", Princeton (2007), by K. K Tung.

Here are some links that may be of interest:

Chapter 1: phyllotaxis

Chapter 8: IPCC web site

MSRI web site-note downloadable book on "Mathematics of Climate Change". commentary site on climate science.

The Mathematics of Climate Change seminar at U. of Minnesota, contains some links to talks and old papers.

Richard S Lindzen MIT meteorologist.