Michael Goss

Michael Goss

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student
407 Walker Building
University Park, PA 16802
Email: mag475@psu.edu


  1. B.S. in Atmospheric Science at the University of Washington (class of 2009)
  2. Upcoming Ph.D. in Meteorology at The Pennsylvania State University (doctoral defense completed 12/2016, graduation 5/2017)

Research Specialties:

Atmospheric Dynamics:
  • Tropical-Extratropical interactions
  • Teleconnections
  • Stationary wave dynamics
  • Arctic amplification



Goss, M., and S. B. Feldstein, 2015: The impact of the initial flow on the extratropical response to Madden Julian Oscillation convective heating. Mon. Wea. Rev., 143, 1104-1211.

Goss, M., S. B. Feldstein, and S. Lee, 2016: Stationary wave interference, and its relation to tropical convection and Arctic warming. J. Climate, 29, 1369-1389.

Goss, M., and S. B. Feldstein, 2016: Why do similar patterns of tropical convection yield extratropical circulation anomalies of opposite sign? J. Atmos. Sci., in press.