Volume 21 (2023)
Volume 20 (2022-2023)
Volume 19 (2021-2022)
Volume 18 (2020-2021)
Volume 17 (2019-2020)
Volume 16 (2018-2019)
Volume 15 (2017-2018)
Volume 14 (2016-2017)
Volume 13 (2015-2016)
Volume 12 (2014-2015)
Volume 11 (2013-2014)
Volume 10 (2012-2013)
Volume 9 (2011-2012)
Volume 8 (2010-2011)
Volume 7 (2009-2010)
Volume 6 (2008-2009)
Volume 5 (2007-2008)
Volume 4 (2006-2007)
Volume 3 (2005-2006)
Volume 2 (2004-2005)
Volume 1 (2003-2004)
Investigating and predicting land use changes in Tehran metropolis using remote sensing technology

Adel Khazaei; Majid Abaspour; Sasan Babaei Kafaky; Lobat Taghavi; Yousef rashidi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 November 2022


  Introduction: The metropolis of Tehran as the largest capital of the Middle East is faced with phenomena such as environmental degradation, land use change and high concentration of agricultural and industrial disasters. Knowing the changes of land use in the past and predicting its future status is ...  Read More

Selecting the optimal model for estimating the emissions from natural gas vehicles in Tehran

Hashem Sadeghzadeh; Bijan Yeganeh

Volume 20, Issue 4 , January 2023, , Pages 1-16


  Introduction: The study aims to select the optimal model to estimate the emissions from vehicles withcompressed natural gas (CNG) powertrain systems in Tehran to identify, evaluate and plan for controllingemissions through CNG vehicles, and determining the pollution level of passenger cars produced by ...  Read More

Estimation of gasoline loss from evaporation in different seasons of the year in Tehran gas stations

Maryam Chehrehei; Seyed Alireza Mirza Hosseini; Nabiollah Mansouri; Youssef Rashidi; Mohammad Hassan Behzadi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, , Pages 161-176


  Introduction: Volatile organic compounds such as gasoline vapors have adverse effects on the environment. In the metropolis of Tehran, gasoline is considered a toxic and dangerous pollutant. One of the most important sources of gasoline vapor emissions in the environment is storage tanks for petroleum ...  Read More

Detection of spatio-temporal changes in the vegetation of Tehran and satellite cities in association with land surface temperature

Mahmoud Ahmadi; Zahra Alibakhshi; Manouchehr Farajzade Asl

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 2020, , Pages 133-150


  Introduction: Change detection is a process to find the paradoxical regions in different temporal imageries of a similar area. Vegetation is very effective at the absorption of grime and lead, prevention of the spread of contaminations in urban environments, clearing the air, and reduction of heat islands. ...  Read More

Effects of land use/cover changes on Tehran’s air quality

Abutaleb Sabr; Mazaher Moeinaddini; Hossein Azarnivand

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, , Pages 79-100

  Introduction: In recent decades, air quality change and its risks are correlated with the expansion of urban and industrial areas and other land-use changes. One of the important effects of land use/cover changes (LUCC) is wind erosion and as a result, an increase in particulate matter (PM) concentration ...  Read More

An optimal scale for the comparison of air pollution in east and west Tehran

Masoud Ganji; Akbar Abravesh

Volume 16, Issue 2 , July 2018, , Pages 101-110

  Introduction: Air pollution in the metropolis of Tehran is a serious environmental issue. Assigning an optimal budget to deal with air pollution problems in the East (no.4) and West (no.22) regions of Tehran, determining the optimal proportion of green spaces and determining the ratio of applying optimal ...  Read More

Statistical Analysis of the Number of Freezing Days in Tehran During 56 Years to Investigation of Variation of Climate Change

Mahmoud Ahmadi; Prastoo Azimi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , April 2013

  During last decades the environmental and economic effects of climate changes have been very important for environmental scientists. According to temperature fluctuation studies, the minimum, maximum, and average temperatures are to be increased. So, the objective of this study is the investigation of ...  Read More

Sustainable Stream Corridors Towards a Vision of Green Infrastructure Case Study: Tehran’s Evin-Darakeh Stream Corridor

Reza Cyrus Sabri; Roya Azadeh Sabri

Volume 8, Issue 2 , January 2011

  The fast pace of development of Tehran (a capital city with a population of 12 million and grandiose ideas) over the last 30 years is the major cause of the deterioration of the natural environment and watershed. Stream corridors in the northern part of the city are the major areas for most of the wildlife ...  Read More

Developing a Framework of Indicator System for Measurement of Urban Environmental Quality A Case Study From Tehran

Mojtaba Rafieian; Esmaile Shieh; Ayoobb Sharifi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , April 2010

  Cities are complex and dynamic entities which are the main habitat of mankind. Nowadays cities are facing various challenges that threaten their quality and consequently that of urban residential areas. Developing relevant indicators is a vital step toward assessing these environments’ quality ...  Read More

Evaluation of newly Planned Management of Municipal Solid Waste in Tehran

Niloofar Farighi; Houman Liaghati; Mahmoud Shariat; Seyyed Masoud Monavari

Volume 6, Issue 3 , April 2009

  Today Solid Waste like Air and Water can ́t across the city and state and become as a social problem. Of cource unsuitable management in solid waste can polluted the air by burning materials or by running the Slug and penetrationto water resources, and can Cause Pollution. In general Solid Waste Management ...  Read More

Integrating Carrying Capacity's Concepts into the Urban Planning and Management Process. Case Study: Spatial Indicators of Waste Generation in Tehran Metropolis

Nadia Abbas Zade Tehrani

Volume 6, Issue 2 , January 2009

  This research is an attempt to develop a new method for studying the Urban Environmental Carrying Capacity with the aim of considering the process of monitoring and controlling of ecosystem health in the urban planning and management strategies.A new method was developed to address the waste production's ...  Read More

The Environmental Planning Revitalization for River Valleys of Tehran in Strategic Factors Analysis Approach (SWOT)(Case study : Velenjak River Valley)

Mohammad Reza Bemanian

Volume 5, Issue 4 , July 2008

  Cities ever-increasing development that has been achieved without getting advantage from natural environment will bring about imbalance condition between urban and natural spaces. River valleys as cities’ ecological elements have always had effective role in creating mutual relation between man-made ...  Read More