Information and communications technology in Urban Management
Defining the social-sustainable framework for smart cities

L. Tavanaei Marvi; M. Behzadfar; S.M. Mofidi Shemirani

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 95-110

  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Smart cities have been criticized for being too technologically driven and reinforcing entrepreneurial thinking rather than focusing on citizens and social sustainability.  This paper aims to “define the implementing principles for Smart Cities in Tehran as a social ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Investigation of the exterior skin proportions of urban district buildings with a climatic management approach

R. Mesgaran Kermani; S.M. Mofidi Shemirani; N. Nikghadam

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 245-266

  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Lack of paying attention of contemporary architecture and urban planning to the environment and adaptation to the climate of the region has caused many environmental problems. To solve a part of the problem, the present paper was conducted to achieve the proportions governing ...  Read More