PSD Staff List  »  Maria Gehne
Maria Gehne – Research Associate
Atmosphere-Ocean Process Team
Affiliation: CIRES
Phone: (303) 497-4347
Mailing Address:
NOAA/ESRL Physical Sciences Division
325 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80305

Fax: (303) 497-6020


  • Ph.D., Mathematics and Atmosphere Ocean Science, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU, May 2012
  • M.Sc., Mathematics, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Aug 2007


  • Maria Gehne, Richard Kleeman and Kevin E. Trenberth (2014): Irregularity and decadal variation in ENSO: A simplified model based on Principal Oscillation Patterns. Climate Dynamics DOI: 10.1007/s00382-014-2108-6
  • Juliana Dias, Pedro L. Silva Dias, George N. Kiladis, Maria Gehne (2013): Modulation of shallow water equatorial waves due to a varying equivalent height background. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Volume 70, pp. 2726-2750. DOI: 04.1
  • Maria Gehne and Richard Kleeman, (2012): Spectral analysis of tropical atmospheric dynamical variables using a linear shallow water modal decomposition. Journal of the Atmospheric Sci- ences, Volume 69, Issue 7, pp. 2300-2316. DOI:

Research Interests

  • Weather and Climate Variability
  • Convectively Coupled Equatorial Waves
  • Stochastic Models
  • Scale Interactions
  • Predictability