Urban social and cultural welfare
Forming a unique identity derived from cultural values hidden in the collective memories of citizens

Gh. Motalebi; A. sedaghati

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 241-250


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The city is not just about appearance. People are present and live with architectural and urban spaces. The changes of Bojnord city after becoming the provincial capital have had many and sometimes destructive effects on the city. The issue of bad identity of cities is not ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Analysis of factors affecting entrepreneurship development in rural areas in the light of jihadi management

M. Jamal; Y. Vakil Alroaia

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 277-290


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: There are two basic reasons, namely, the country's preparedness for the leap and economic pressure, it proves that rural areas need effort and entrepreneurship, more than any other era. The objective of this study was to identify the effective factors in the development of ...  Read More

Information and communications technology in Urban Management
Feasibility of E-learning management system for the staff of Tehran Municipality

M. Talebzadeh Nobarian; F. Nasiri; B. Mirafshar

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 289-294


  Empowering employees in specialized and general qualifications fields is required for urban management organization (Tehran Municipality). Planning and establishment of comprehensive system of electronic learning is considered the main goal of human resource and educational managers. . This study tried ...  Read More

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

R. Heydari; B. Shojaeivand

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


  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 civil engineering and related management issues
Status and challenges of waste segregation in residential communities

P. Anshuman; R. Pankaj Kumar

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 303-310


  Degradation of urban environment and health hazard is directly associated with the unscientific handling of Municipal solid waste of India. Urbanization also contribute intensify Municipal solid waste generation. Source segregation of solid waste not only the fact to converge but also possible in maximum ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Impact of human resources measures on organizational ambidexterity of smart city projects

S.R. Torbatjoo

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 325-334


  Dealing with the tension between explorative and exploitative activities is a key issue for firms. Literature suggests that ambidexterity allows firms to manage this issue properly and provides firms with specific competitive advantages. This study was conducted aiming at investigating the ...  Read More

Urban and municipalities management
Sequential extraction and bioavailability of some heavy metals on dumpsite soils in a semi-urban community

O.S. Shokunbi; O.O. Ajayi; D.O. Jegede; O.S. Shokunbi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 339-352


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Solid wastes are composed of organic and inorganic pollutants (heavy metals) that can contaminate soil, underground and surface water; resulting in serious health challenges to humans. The bioavailability of cadmium, chromium, copper, lead and nickel on dumpsite soils, were ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Designing organizational trauma models in the sport organizations

A.A. Bayati; A. Khodayari; N. Khalife

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 373-382


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVS: The theory of organizational trauma or organizational crisis, is one of the theories to deal with organizational unrest. Some of these crises show signs of a traumatic experience. If not properly managed, the experience of mass harm appears to disappear under the surface behind ...  Read More

Urban management and public health
Effect of activities conducted near lakes by comparing contaminant levels, trophic status, and a possible bioremediation method

N.Y. Guerrero Del Castillo; J.C. Musa Wasil; K.J. Malavé Llamas; C. Morales Agrinzoni

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2021, , Pages 427-444


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The lakes in the state of Minnesota (MN) have undergone accelerated changes with the passing of time, where cattle ranching, agriculture, the increase of industrial jobs and urban area development have changed their condition from pristine to critical. To evaluate this problem, ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Evaluation of the energy consumption mechanism of settlements in urban morphology context

H. Karamozian; S. Zanganeh Shahraki; R. Farhudi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 511-528


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: According to global statistics, the amount of energy consumption in recent decades has grown uncontrollably and maximally due to the energy consumption in urban fabrics, except for transportation, which is clearly the quality of placement and construction of building masses ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
The effective factors on place attachment in residential environments

Gh. Motalebi; A. Khajuei; F. Fanaei Sheykholeslami

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 July 2023


  ABSTRACTBACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Place attachment is among the most important aspects of the interaction between people and their places, to keep residential environments safe, sustained, and resilient. This study aims to identify the factors that influence the creation and enhancement of place attachment ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Application of anaerobic digestion products of municipal solid food wastes in treating wastewaters

G. Fazeli

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 57-64


  Anaerobic digestion is the breakdown of biodegradable organic material by microorganisms in the absence of oxygen or in an oxygen-starved environment.This technology is superior to the landfilling and also the aerobic composting. The aim of the present study was to examine whether the effluent Volatile ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Psychosocial factors as determinants of littering prevention behavior

A. Opayemi; R. Oguntayo; A. Popoola; A. Alabi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 59-68


  This study investigated psychosocial factors as determinants of littering prevention behavior among residents of Ilorin, Kwara state, Nigeria.  The independent variables are; personality traits, gender, Residential characteristics, Educational level, Age and Organizational factors while dependent ...  Read More

Urban civil engineering and related management issues
Performance evaluation of green roofs in urban runoff reduction

Z. Khorsandi Kouhanestani; S. Dehdari; M. Jafarizadeh

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 61-68


  Urbanism directly affects the hydrological cycle. One of the ways to manage runoffs in urban areas that is considered nowadays is green roof creation. Green roof is mainly created in humid and semi-humid areas, and efficiency of green roofs in arid and semi-arid areas has attracted less attention. In ...  Read More

E-commerce and related factors on the performance of small and medium scale industries

T.M. Kusuma; A.A.I.N. Marhaeni

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 61-68


  This study aims to analyze: 1) the development of demand for craft SMIs products through the use of e-commerce, 2) the effect of e-commerce utilization, macroeconomic conditions, prices, and the intensity of promotion on product demand, 3) the effect of e-commerce utilization, macroeconomic conditions, ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Willingness to participation of local communities in the conservation of national parks

M. Ahmadpour Borazjani; Sh. Mosapour; A.A. Keykha; M.R. Sasouli

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 69-76


  Removing local communities from lands that they have been exploiting for generations without consultation or adequate compensation can result in retaliation and hostile attitudes toward the objectives of the protected areas.Therefore, this study examines the application of willingness to participate ...  Read More

Sustainable urban infrastructure
Performance optimization in bitumen properties from different sources modified with shredded tier waste

G. Aladekoyi; E.G. Olumayede; D. Malomo

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 83-94


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Optimization of bitumen with Polymer modification such as a shredded tier, which serves as a waste in the environment has been used for road pavement to minimize common failure mechanisms associated with roads. The objectives aimed at using a shredded tier to modified ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Identify and prioritize the factors affecting human resource performance management with emphasis on the role of digital city

Y. Nazimi; K. Teymournejad; K. Daneshfard

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 85-98


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Technological advances and the expansion of its application in urban communities have led to extensive changes in conceptual dimensions, strategic importance and geographical concentration of urban services. Today, cities are at the highest level of need to use new methods ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Identification and prioritization of effective factors in fire incidents preparation programs

M. Arvan; S. Givehchi; S. Rokhsati

Volume 1, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 133-140


  One of the major challenges in mega cities is the degree of the preparedness of organizations, institutions and people in facing with critical conditions and their immediate reaction according to pre-defined instructions. Identification of priorities and acting accordingly is an undeniable factor in ...  Read More

Urban transportation systems and traffic management
Development of a strategic plan through SWOT analysis to control traffic-borne air pollutants using CALINE4 model

R. Ramezanian Bozorg Ghasem Abadi; A. Mohammadi; F. Moattar

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 133-144


  Traffic is one of the main sources of air pollution in metropolitan areas. With development of transportation system, inappropriate vehicle production, and the use of low-quality fuels, increased pollution in these areas is inevitable. The current study tries to determine PM2.5, PM10, NO2, and CO emission ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Effect of employee job satisfaction on organizational entrepreneurship

P. Bakhtiari; I. Jalilian

Volume 3, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 145-152


    An entrepreneurial organization is always ready and able to adapt too many essential changes in the external environment, and plan their programs for changing environmental needs.This research has been done to identify the effect of job satisfaction on organizational entrepreneurship in the municipality. ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
Removal of total petroleum hydrocarbons from polluted urban soils of the outskirts of Ahvaz, southwestern Iran

A. Takdastan; M. Kardani; H. Janadeleh

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 155-162


  Earlier phases of economic expansion and urban development have resulted in significant sources of urban soil contamination. Petroleum hydrocarbons are one of the most common groups of persistent organic contaminants in the environment. In this study, two types of treatment in 3 concentrations were prepared ...  Read More

Urban transportation systems and traffic management
Effect of family structure on urban areas modal split by using the life cycle concept

A. Rasaizadi; M. Askari

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 165-174


  The modal split model is one of the steps of the classical four-step travel demand planning. Predictive, descriptive, and prescriptive modal split models are essential to make a balance between travel demand and supply. To calibrate these models, it is necessary to detect and employ influential independent ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Labile metal evaluation, speciation and accumulation in harvested plant from urban major dumpsites

G. Aladekoyi; A. Akinnusotu

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 185-192


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Disinterred manures from dumpsites in the cities are believed to be readily available source for soil nutrient for backyard farming. Health hazards posed on human due to labile metals contaminants are not considered or evaluated before consumption. Three major municipal dumpsites ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
Environmental planning and management of urban natural landscapes

A.R. Sadeghi; M. Khakzand

Volume 1, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 209-220


  Advantages of urbanization such as access to clean water, health, and overall easier life in cities, as well as the disadvantages or its negative effects on environment cannot be ignored. Today, there are numerous environmental problems due to the reduction in ecologically valuable places within urban ...  Read More