Marlos Goes

Cooperative Institute of Marine and Atmospheric Studies
NOAA/AOML/Physical Oceanography Division

4301 Rickenbacker Causeway,
Miami, FL 33149, USA
Phone: (305) 361-4533

Research Interests

  • Tropical Atlantic Variability.
  • Geoengineering.
  • Data analysis and uncertainty estimation.
  • Ocean circulation, equatorial circulation.
  • Climate change and climate modeling.


Refereed Journals

Goes, M., G. Goni, V. Hormann, R. Perez, 2013: Variability of the Atlantic off-equatorial eastward currents during 1993-2010 using a synthetic method, in press at J. Geophys. Res.-Oceans, doi: 10.1002/jgrc.20186.

Goes, M., G. Goni, K. Keller, 2013: Reducing biases in XBT measurements by including discrete information from pressure switches, J. Atmos. Ocean. Tech., 30, 810-824, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-12-00126.1.

Wainer, I., M. Goes, L. N. Murphy, and E. Brady, 2012: Changes in the Water Mass Formation Rates in the Global Ocean for the Last Glacial Maximum, Mid-Holocene and Pre-Industrial Climates, Paleoceanography, Vol. 27, PA3101, doi:10.1029/2012PA002290.

Olson, R., R. Sriver, M. Goes, N. M. Urban, H. D. Matthews, M. Haran and K. Keller, 2012: A climate sensitivity estimate using global average observations and an Earth System model with a dynamic 3D ocean, Journal of Geophysical Research- Atmosphere,117, D04103, 11 pp.

Svoboda, T., K. Keller, M. Goes, and N. Tuana, 2011: Sulfate Aerosol Geoengineering: The Question of Justice. Public Affairs Quarterly, 25, 3.

Goes, M., K. Keller, and N. Tuana, 2011: The economics (or lack thereof) of aerosol geoengineering, Climatic Change, doi:10.1007/s10584-010-9961-z.

Goes, M., N. M. Urban, R. Tonkonojenkov, M. Haran, A. Schmittner, and K. Keller, 2010: What is the skill of ocean tracers in reducing uncertainties about ocean diapycnal mixing and projections of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation?, Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, v. 115, C12006, doi:10.1029/2010JC006407.

Sriver, Ryan L., M. Goes, M. E. Mann, and K. Keller, 2010: Climate response to tropical cyclone-induced ocean mixing in an Earth system model of intermediate complexity, Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, v. 115, C10042, doi:10.1029/2010JC006106.

Goes, M. , D. Marshall, and I. Wainer, 2009: Eddy formation and its importance with respect to abrupt changes in the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation. J. Physical Oceanogr.39, 3021-3031.

Goes, M. , I. Wainer, P. Gent, and F. O. Bryan, 2008: Changes in Subduction in the South Atlantic Ocean During the 21st Century in the CCSM3. Geophysical Res. Letters. 35, L06701, doi: 10.1029/2007GL032762.

Goes, M., R. Molinari, I. C. A. da Silveira, and I. Wainer, 2005: Retroflections of the North Brazil Current during February 2002. Deep Sea Research. Part 1. Oceanographic Research Papers, v. 52, n. 3, pp. 647-667.

Goes, M. , and I. Wainer, 2003: Equatorial currents transport changes for extreme warm and cold events in the Atlantic Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters, v. 30, n. 5.

Goes, M. P. A., C. N. Campos, A. S. Taschetto, and I. Wainer, 2003: Relação Entre o Modo Equatorial e a Tendência de Aquecimento da Bacia Atlântica Tropical. Revista Atlântica, FURG, 25, n. 1, pp. 21-25.


Book chapters

Bhat, K.S., M. Haran, and M. Goes, 2010: Computer model calibration with multivariate spatial output , in "Frontiers of Statistical Decision Making and Bayesian Analysis", eds. M-H. Chen et al., New York: Springer-Verlag, . bibtex



Foltz, G. R., M. J. McPhaden, T. Lee, G. C. Johnson, and M. Goes, 2012: The Tropical Ocean Observing System., U. S. IOOS Summit Community White Paper.

Campos, C. N., M. P. A. Goes, A. S. Taschetto, and I. Wainer, 2001: Shift in Atlantic Ocean Warm Events: A Preliminary Study. Subtle Signals Newsletter, v. 1, n. 1.

Depra, P., R. Brenzikofer, M. Goes, and R. Barros, 1998: Fluid Mechanics analysis in volleyball services. ISBS - Conference Proceedings Archive, 16 International Symposium on Biomechanics in Sports.