Sustainable urban infrastructure
Optimization of energy consumption of ozone generator and plasma generator in decolorization and disinfecting of water system in urban residence

M.H. Mosstafavi; A.R. Karbassi; M. Pazoki

Volume 8, Issue 4 , October 2023, , Pages 457-468

  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The water field futurology is mostly focused on the water shortage and resulting political-security crises. However, the emphasis of this study is on the water pollution crisis. This study utilizes water decolorization and microbial decontamination as novel and low-risk methods ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
Chemical reducing conditions through the photo-assisted electrochemical process in the treatment of the urban rainwater

Gh. Ebraheim; A.R. Karbassi; N. Mehrdadi

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 209-224

  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Rainwater in the city of Tehran is regarded as a freshwater source; however, because of highly polluted air conditions, the rainwater quality could be seriously affected. Therefore, the treatment of it could be an attractive topic for assessment. The purpose of the present ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
The Determination of Current Challenges and Potentials in Each of the Main Elements of Social Harms in Tehran

H. A. Gafari; A.R. Karbassi; A. A. Rajabi

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 279-288

  This study is an attempt to monitor and investigate the main elements of social harms from political, economic, sociocultural, technological, environmental and legal perspectives in accordance with the factors of PESTEL. One of the findings of the present study indicates that Iran has taken several measures ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Development of new citizenship HSE model for schools and kindergartens of Tehran Metropolitan City

A.R. Karbassi; M. Shahpasand; A.A. Rajabi; H.A. Ghafari

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 19-30

  Today many of wide scope and famous organizations design and develop HSE models to achieve a more suitable HSE management system for their own purposes. To implement such models some requirements should be considered in line with defined goals and missions. The present study was carried out in order ...  Read More

Urban transportation systems and traffic management
Environmental impact assessment of bus rapid transit (BRT) in the Metropolitan City of Tehran

F. Salehi; A.R. Karbassi; M. Khashaypoor

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 47-56

  Bus rapid transit is an innovative, high capacity, lower cost public transit solution in metropolitan cities. Idea is to dedicate lanes for quick and efficient transport of passengers to their destinations. In the present investigation the environmental impact assessment of bus rapid transit  in ...  Read More