Université de Strasbourg


Godley Head, New Zealand

Yves Rogister


1st October 2012

Defence of Habilitation thesis Normal modes of rotating Earth models.

9 March 2012

A paper by Peter Rejcek in the Antarctic Sun on the POLENET program and gravity measurements in Antarctica.

Research Interests

Selected Publications

  • Rogister Y., Valette B. (2009): Influence of liquid core dynamics on rotational modes, Geophysical Journal International, 176, 368, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2008.03996.x
  • Mémin A., Rogister Y., Hinderer J., Llubes M., Berthier E., Boy J.-P. (2009): Ground deformation and gravity variations modelled from present-day ice thinning in the vicinity of glaciers, Journal of Geodynamics, 48, 195, doi:10.1016/j.jog.2009.09.006.
  • Rogister Y. (2010): Multiple inner core wobbles in a simple Earth model with inviscid core, Physics of the Earth and planetary Interiors, 178, 8, doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2009.08.012.
  • Mémin A., Rogister Y., Hinderer J., Omang O. C., Luck B. (2011): Secular gravity variations at Svalbard (Norway) from ground observations and GRACE satellite data, Geophysical Journal International, 184, 1119, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2010.04922.x
  • Rosat S., Rogister Y. (2012): Excitation of the Slichter mode by collision with a meteoroid or pressure variations at the surface and core boundaries, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 190-191, 25, doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2011.10.007


  • Electromagnetism
  • Physics of the Earth
  • Global dynamics of the Earth; dynamics of geophysical fluids
  • Continuum Mechanics


  • Polar absolute gravimetry (GRAVITE funded by the French Polar Institute IPEV)
  • Multiplicity of the Chandler wobble (funded by the Programme National de Planétologie [PNP] of INSU-CNRS)


Global dynamics

  • Study of the Earth's Deep Interior (SEDI)
  • International Earth Rotation and Reference Systems Service (IERS)
  • Global Geodynamics Project (GGP)

Polar stuff


  • [F] French Polar Institute (Institut Paul-Emile Victor IPEV)
  • [US] US Antarctic Program (USAP), US Geological Survey (USGS)
  • [I] Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (PNRA)
  • [NZ] Antarctica New Zealand (ANZ), Land Information New Zealand (LINZ)

Committees, programs

  • Polar Earth Observing Network (POLENET)
  • Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR), in particular Geodetic Infrastructure of Antarctica (GIANT) expert group and Solid Earth Response and Influences on Crysopheric Evolution (SERCE) scientific programme planning group
  • Comité National Français des Recherches Arctiques et Antarctiques (CNFRA)

Matter wave-laser Interferometry Gravitation Antenna (MIGA)


IPGS, 5 rue René Descartes, 67084 Strasbourg Cedex, FRANCE

yves.rogister at unistra.fr

Tel: +33 (0)3 68 85 50 21