Prof. B.N. Goswami, FASc., FNA, FNASc.

Former, Director, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology

Most Important Publications:


    Keshavamurty, R.N., Satyan, V., and Goswami, B.N. 1978: Indian Summer Monsoon cyclogenesis and its variability, Nature, 274, 576-578.

    Goswami, B.N. and J. Shukla, 1984: Quasi-periodic oscillations in a symmetric general circulation model, J. Atmos. Sci., 41, 20-37.

    Goswami, B.N. 1987: A mechanism for the West Northwest movement of the monsoon depressions. Nature, 326, 376-370.

    Goswami, B.N. and Shukla, J. 1991: Predictability of a coupled ocean atmosphere model. J. Climate, 4, 3-22.

    Goswami B. N. 1995: A multiscale interaction model for the origin of the tropospheric QBO. J. Climate, 8, 529-539.

    Goswami B. N., Annamalai H and Krishnamurthy V 1999: A broad scale circulation index for interannual variability of the Indian summer monsoon. Q. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 125, 611-633.

    Saji N. H., Goswami B. N., Vinaychandran P. N. and Yamagata T., 1999: A dipole mode in the tropical Indian  Ocean, Nature, 401, 360-363.

    Goswami B. N. and Ajaya Mohan R. S. 2001:  Intra-seasonal oscillations and inter-annual variability of the Indian summer monsoon. J. Climate, 14, 1180-1198.

    Goswami, B. N. and Prince K Xavier, 2003: Potential Predictability and Extended Range Prediction of Indian Summer Monsoon Breaks Geophys. Res. Lett., 30(18) 1966, doi:10.1029/2003GL017,810, 2003.

    Chatterjee Piyali and Goswami B. N., 2004: Structure, genesis and scale selection of the tropical quasi-biweekly mode Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 130, 1171-1194.

    Goswami B. N. and Xavier Prince K., 2005: ENSO control on the South Asian Monsoon through the length of the rainy season , Geophys. Res. Lett. 32, L18717, doi:10.1029/2005GL023216.

    Goswami B. N. , V. Venugopal, D. Sengupta, Prince K. Xavier and M. S. Madhusoodanan, 2006 Science, 314, 5804, 1 December, 1442-1445.