Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
The role of optimal site selection of fire stations in urban safety

B. Azmoudeh Amlashi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 223-238


  Constructing new urban facilities requires precise study of the proper sitting in different parts of a city. The first point for the accurate allocation of urban facilities, is to select the optimal site regarding different conditions and it matters when it comes to important factors such as saving lives ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
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 , July 2017, , Pages 229-242


  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

Human capital in urban management
Identifying and analyzing the content deficiencies of the civil service management law as a model for legislation in urban management

Z. Farasat; A.R. Amirkabiri; R. Najafbagy

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 231-244


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The civil service management law in the administrative system of the country is a public policy and the mother law, which includes valuable concepts and norms in the field of administrative law. Despite the fact that some chapters of this law, including the chapter of people's ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Forecasting and retrospection analysis of Tehran Municipality’s five years plan in human resource sector

A. Mohammadzadeh; M. Moayedi; M. Hosseini Todeshki

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2018, , Pages 245-256


  Tehran Municipality has had two five-year plans so far and the third one is being formulated these days. However, investigating the sector relating to the human resources shows that there is a gap between present condition and the optimal situation in several domains. This article is an attempt to investigate ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
Impact of rainfall on natural attenuation of diesel and waste oil within urban base transceiver stations

O.N. Theophilus; O. Akaranta; E. Ugwoha

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 251-266


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Very low grid power penetration in some urban areas has led to telecoms companies investing massively in the deployment of diesel generators (DGs). These deployments have led to diesel and waste oil spill at base transceiver station (BTS) sites during maintenance cycles, impacting ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
Evaluating environmental effects in construction and demolition waste recycling plant with the Iranian Leopold Matrix method

S. Salehi; F. Gholamreza Fahimi; Masoud Kiadaliri; A. Tavana; K. Saeb

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 254-260


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Recycling and reusing construction and demolition debris is a productive step toward solving this problem. Still, the recycling process also leaves industrial effluents, which is evident in producing recycled sand. The present research has investigated the environmental effects ...  Read More

Sustainable urban infrastructure
Development of eco-park in flood prone areas using green technologies

C.M. Torres Navas; J.C. Musa Wasil; K. Malave Llamas; C. Morales Agrinzoni

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 291-304


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The destruction of urban areas has caused environmental, social and economic problems. One of these areas was identified in the Municipality of Humacao, on the east coast of Puerto Rico. This land is vast and unused, Fulladosa farm, located in the urban area of the Municipality ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Estimation of exposure to fine particulate air pollution using GIS-based modeling approach in an urban area in Tehran

M. Memarianfard; A. Mostafa Hatami; M. Memarianfard; M. Ajam

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 295-300


  In many industrialized areas, the highest concentration of particulate matter, as a major concern on public health, is being felt worldwide problem. Since the air pollution assessment and its evaluation with considering spatial dispersion analysis because of various factors are complex, in this paper, ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
Diversity of bird's communities on dumpsite and sewage stabilization ponds of Moshi Municipal, Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

G. P. Massawe

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2017, , Pages 309-318


  Urban development is rapidly expanding across the globe and is a major driver of environmental change. It is important to understand how bird species responds to urbanization. Therefore I conducted a qualitative study of birds associated with waste sites such as dumpsite and sewage stabilization ponds ...  Read More

Urban social and cultural welfare
Indoor air quality monitoring in urban areas using Smart Sensing Technology

P. Partheeban; R. Rani Hemamalini; B. Shanthini

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 311-320


  Recently, indoor air quality has attracted the attention of policymakers and researchers as a critical issue like that of external air pollution. Indoor air quality is more important as people spend time longer indoors than outdoors. Indoor environments are closed compared to external environments providing ...  Read More

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

M. Sabet Teimouri; H. Mobini

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


  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 health, safety and environment (HSE)
Greenhouse gasses emission in the highly urbanized city using GIS- based analysis

S. Arsalan; A. Imran; A. Khawar; F. Imran; Z. Faiz; S.E. Razzaq; S.S. Razzaq

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 353-360


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: As the population grows on the earth, transport and industrial sector have become the main parameters whose emissions increase pollutants like greenhouse gasses that have a snowballing impact on urban air quality and life in the area. This study aims to analyze the emission ...  Read More

Sustainable urban infrastructure
Is there a connection between tariffs and economic growth? A computable general equilibrium analysis based on the Global Trade Analysis Project model

S.Sh. Hossain; H. Delin; M. Mingying

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 383-392


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Tariff policy has a significant impact on a country's economic progress. The primary objective of this paper was to describe the construction of the Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) model and then analyze the economic impacts among simulated countries by introducing policy ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
The urban innovation system modeling: using Meta- synthesis method

H. Samari; S. Delangizan; K. Soheili

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2021, , Pages 445-460


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: According to the path of economic growth theories, especially the introduction of endogenous growth theories to address the shortcomings of extrinsic theories, the economic systems in order to achieve long-term economic growth goals need to drive stimuli and improve endogenous ...  Read More

Urban social and cultural welfare
A systematic literature review on community relocation in the historic urban contexts

M. Azarnoush; E. Esfanjari Kenari; A. Ghaffari; A. Pereira Roders

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 529-544


  Community relocation could be voluntary or forced, but such change in the composition of inhabitants can endanger the historic urban context and its cultural significance. So, finding the answer to these questions is crucial: What are the main factors for relocation in historic urban contexts, and are ...  Read More

Transformational leadership, knowledge-based work passion and organizational citizenship behavior: A survey dataset from public university

U. Udin

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


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The leadership styles in higher education, especially public universities, face enormous challenges in handling global situations, i.e., the Covid-19 pandemic. The current dataset of this study aims to verify how transformational leadership is more effective in influencing ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Implementation of child safety and health management system by means of FMEA method

B. Akbari Neisiani; S.M. Seyedan; A. Hadian

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 65-72


  Every year, many accidents leading to physical injuries in kindergartens, indicates that a very large percentage of them are related to the safety concerns and lack of hygiene in these places. Families, due to their busy life style and working hours and also children needs of preschool education, are ...  Read More

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

M. Sattarzad Fathi; F. Heidari

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


  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 transportation systems and traffic management
Modeling the behavior of disordered taxi drivers of Tehran for choosing passenger and destination

A. Edrisi; N. Javanbakht; H. Ganjipour

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 69-76


  In this study, the manner of private taxis drivers has been investigated for choosing passenger and destination from a fixed point. Therefore, two models called Multinomial and Nested Logit Models have been utilized. The information gained by scrolling in 2016 is the input data, which are in the format ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Does NIMBY work in Iran? The unexpected case of Danesh Pedestrian and bicycle path

M. Sattarzad Fathi; N. Jahed

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 69-84


  “Not in My Back Yard”; people shout this when they feel something deleterious and nonlocal will be sprung into existence in their territory by top-down powers. Some believe that NIMBY syndrome provokes parochialism, but parochialism itself can bring many beneficial consequences. Danesh Pedestrian ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
Environmental qualitative assessment of water resources in Tehran

T. Jafarynasab

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 77-88


  Increasing water demand and reducing its contaminations are the main concerns and challenges for water resource managers and planner due to its limited sources and high value. This study aims to assess and understand the factors which threaten the quality of groundwater resources and to achieve this, ...  Read More

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

Human capital in urban management
Effective factors in financial empowerment of hotels in critical situations with emphasis on the conditions of Corona outbreak

A. Faez; A.K. Salehi; S. Ghane

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 99-112


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The study aims to use the opinions of experts to analyze the factors involved in the financial empowerment of hotels in crises, with an emphasis on the prevalence of COVID-19 in five-star hotels.METHODS: The population consists of administrative and managers, and the sample ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Urban sustainable development from public participation in urban management

L. Karimifard

Volume 1, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 141-148


  Urban management in any context has a different economic, social and political structure, which is in harmony with the existing models of organization. In spite of these differences, in order to reach a sustainable urban development, several different conferences should be referred to. In the “Brundtland ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Environmental management solutions for bus terminals utilizing SWOT analysis

M. Sayevand; A. Mohammadi; F. Moattar; V. Babaei

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 145-156


  As a communication link between suburban and urban roads, terminals prevent buses from entering the cities, thus, they play an important role in improving traffic flow, reducing urban environmental pollution. Clearly, proximity of te rminals to cities will bring about environmental pollution in different ...  Read More