Urban architecture, design, development and planning
1. Urban landscape and quality of urban environment by means of geographic information system

B. Shojaeivand

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 239-246

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.03.08

Abstract
  Quality of urban environment as a subset of quality of life now represents the search for happiness and personal satisfaction in urban environment and is a broad concept which is concerned with the overall well-being in urban environment. The purpose of this study was to investigating the quality of ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
2. Land cover land use mapping and change detection analysis using geographic information system and remote sensing

C.E. Akumu; S. Dennis; C. Reddy

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 167-178

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2018.03.01

Abstract
  Land cover/land use categories are relevant components in land management. Understanding how land cover/land use change over time is necessary to assess the consequences of humans and natural stressors on the earth’s environment and resources. The aim of the study was to map and monitor the spatial ...  Read More

Urban social and cultural welfare
3. Potential site selection in ecotourism planning using spatial decision support tool

Z. Nisa

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 251-258

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.04.001

Abstract
  Northern areas of Pakistan have blessed with extremely beautiful natural landscapes, waterfalls, glaciated mountains, biodiversity rich valleys and forests and have extraordinary potential for ecotourism. Study is designed to propose potential sites for ecotourism in Kohistan, which is a least developed ...  Read More

Urban Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
4. Application of multi-criteria decision making to estimate the potential of flooding

M. Eshghizadeh

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 189-202

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.03.003

Abstract
  Integrating a geographic information system and multi-criteria decision making methods have been lead to provide spatial multi-criteria decision making methods. In this study, the spatial potential of flooding was determined based on analytic network process and analytic hierarchy process. At first, ...  Read More

Urban Management and Public Health
5. A GIS- Based suitability analysis for siting a solid waste in an urban area

M. Salemi; R. Hejazi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 57-68

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.01.006

Abstract
  An appropriate solid waste disposal has been a major problem in municipal environment. The use of landfills is the most economical and environmentally acceptable method for the disposal of solid waste all over the world. The analysis of spatial data and consideration of regulation and accepted criteria ...  Read More