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)
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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

Spatiotemporal evaluation of PM2.5 concentration in Khuzestan province and examining the factors affecting it

kazem rangzan; Alireza Zarasvandi; mostafa kabolizadeh; shahin mohammadi; jasem mayahi

Volume 20, Issue 2 , July 2022, , Pages 199-222


  Introduction: Particulate matters are one of the main air pollutants in urban areas, which are usually produced from various sources such as urban vehicles, fossil fuels, industrial activities. They may cause respiratory diseases, cardiovascular disease and death. It is, therefore, very important to ...  Read More

Investigating the effect of Gotvand Dam on changes in soil salinity and vegetation cover of downstream lands of the dam using satellite imagery and spectral indices

Morteza Sharif; Saeid Hamzeh

Volume 19, Issue 4 , January 2022, , Pages 225-248


  Introduction: One of the most important factors that play a major role in reducing soil fertility and agricultural land degradation is soil salinization. Soil salinity problem is more severe in agricultural lands of arid and semi-arid regions. In many cases, human activities and irrigation of agricultural ...  Read More

Investigating the trends of Anzali wetland connected domain coverage using remote sensing techniques and DPSIR conceptual framework

Mahsa Abdoli; Mohammad Panahandeh

Volume 18, Issue 4 , January 2021, , Pages 125-140


  Introduction: Over the past few decades, human activity had a significant impact on coastal wetlands around the world. Anzali is one of the 18 Iranian wetlands of international importance listed in Ramsar Convention. This unique ecosystemin the world with high ecological diversity is highly threatened ...  Read More

Estimation of urban sprawl and its impacts on land use/land cover changes (case study: Zanjan City during 1986-2016)

Mohammad Taghi Razavian; Ali Rahimi

Volume 18, Issue 4 , January 2021, , Pages 141-160


  Introduction: Nowadays, the urban sprawl phenomenon has become one of the most important concerns of planners and policymakers. The lack of attention to this phenomenon has led to irreparable consequences such as threatening natural resources, and social, economic, physical, and environmental constraints ...  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

Preparing the Map of Erosion Hazard and Sedimentation in Dez Watershed by Remote Sensing and GIS

Seyed Hossein Pourali; Ali Akbar Matkan; Amin Hosseini-asl

Volume 6, Issue 1 , October 2008

  Regarding the importance of water sources in Iran, it is necessary to protect better water bodies such as reservoirs. The most efficient way of conserving water sources is to apply proper management to decrease erosion and sedimentation. The first step of this process is to be aware of sediment yield ...  Read More