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

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
2. Environmental impact of renovation projects on timeworn textures from the perspective of tourism

M. Sabet Teimouri; H. Mobini

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 335-342

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2018.04.07

Abstract
  Achieving sustainable development for managers and urban planning requires a systemic attitude to various urban issues and phenomena and a comprehensive urban development cannot be obtained with a single-dimensional perspective. Hence, in implementing various urban projects, it is necessary to examine ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
3. The role of proportional systems in the forming of Sassanid square domes

H. Abaeian; M. Hashemi; N. Valibeig; Sh. Mohammadpour

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 81-88

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2018.02.01

Abstract
  One of the common monuments in the Sassanid era was the square dome. Interestingly, corners and parts of the square dome were always geometrically proportionate to each other. Square domes have been mainly studied in terms of their historical background as well as the materials used. The present research, ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
4. The role of façades in the formation of physical identity in the Iranian cities

M. Sattarzad Fathi; F. Heidari

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 69-80

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2018.03.01.008

Abstract
  The physical identity in the urban areas can be considered as a concept which is influenced by the way of arranging the urban body. As a matter of fact, the appropriate coordination and the compatibility of physical components, such as the urban façades, can definitely facilitate the reorganization ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
5. New urbanism approach and urban space in mega cities

R. Heydari; B. Shojaeivand

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 303-308

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.04.006

Abstract
  New Urbanism design principles have been adopted for many urban planning efforts in recent years. The purpose of this paper is studding the structure and space of Shahid Beheshti Square as one of the most important and old squares of Tabriz from the view of new urbanism principals. In order to reaching ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
6. Examination of value added of conservation and restoration of urban historic textures in district 12 of Tehran

H. Ahmadi; A.H. Taghizad Farahmand

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 229-242

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.03.007

Abstract
  The growth of urban populations in recent decades requires physical elements such as residential, commercial and cultural spaces and the development of infrastructure such as streets and highways, which will open a new horizon to the historic texture of cities and how to preserve and restore them. The ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
7. Comparative analysis between qualitative norms of ancient Iranian urbanism and western urban design approaches

F. Heidari; M. Sattarzad Fathi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 101-112

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.02.002

Abstract
  The rich identity, originality and validity of the “Ancient Iranian Urbanism and Architecture”, always have been stimulating the urban designers and planners to have research about their valuable qualities and historical principles. Unlike the past, today’s Iranian cities have inefficient ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
8. Wayfinding characteristics and familiarity indexes in an urban environment

H. Najafpour; R. Naghdbishi; F. Asadi Malekjahan

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 1-16

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.01.001

Abstract
  Many people are encountered with finding the best way to reach to their destination. One definition for wayfinding is “the act of travelling to the destination by continuous processes of making route-choices whilst evaluating previous spatial decisions against stable cognition of the environment.  ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
9. Ecosystem Biomimicry: A way to achieve thermal comfort in architecture

H. Abaeian; R. Madani; A. Bahramian

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 267-278

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2016.04.004

Abstract
  The strategies to reduce the consumption of non-renewable energies in buildings are becoming increasingly important. In the meantime, nature-inspired approaches have emerged as a new strategy to achieve thermal comfort in the interiors. However, the use of these approaches in architecture and buildings ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
10. Role of environmental rights in the urban design of public places

A.R. Sadeghi; N. Panahi

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 169-182

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2016.01.03.003

Abstract
  In the current period, followed by the industrial revolution, the damaging effects of the one-dimensional attitude towards the environment caused by human have had countless hazards. To cope with these risks, the respect and protection of environmental values has attracted today's urban human attention ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
11. How traditional symbols can be used as inspiration source in shaping the urban architecture?

M. Khakzand; S. Babaei

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 73-82

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2016.01.02.001

Abstract
  This paper explores the developing of how designers can search for inspiration source which provided in the form of traditional elements and archetypes and also their role on idea generation in design from building to urban measure. In order to clarify of this, current study focuses on the Far-East region ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
12. Analysis of spatial distribution of Tehran Metropolis urban services using models of urban planning

A. Lorestani; Z. Yaghoubpour; R. Shirzadian

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 83-92

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2016.01.02.002

Abstract
  The process of spatial distribution of urban services in order to provide equitable access to opportunities and reduced regional disparities, and earning the highest citizen satisfaction are among the main challenges facing urban management. This requires knowledge of the current status of spatial distribution ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
13. An analysis of cultural land use spatial distributions using geographic information system in District 3 of Tehran Municipality

R. Farhady; E. Tamimi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 103-116

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2016.01.02.004

Abstract
  This research has been conducted with the aim of analyzing the spatial distribution of existing cultural land use in district 3 of Tehran Municipality and proposal for new site selection for cultural land use in this district. After studying previous researches on the issues of land use and site selection, ...  Read More