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The journal "Urban Ecological Research" is published in continuation of the previous issues of the magazine "Geography and Regional Planning", which started its official activity in the field of press in 2009 with the publication of a pre-issue. This quarterly considers the urban ecosystem approach as one of the main approaches to sustainable development and tries to develop urban ecological studies and researches by defining new axes derived from urban ecosystem planning concepts.
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Bibliographic Information

Title:

Urban Ecological Research

ISSN:

Print:      2538-3930

Online:   2538-3949

Coverage:

theoretical innovations, Or unique and practical experiences in emerging urban issues and issues related to: the relationship between the environment and energy systems, watershed management, urban industrial ecology and agricultural activities around cities, environmental crises and related management and planning, the city And its suburbs in relation to: the reflection of natural, environmental, cultural-social and political-economic issues of urban and rural settlements located in the suburbs or urban area, and finally how the city's relations with other cities and villages.

Language:

Persian; including English abstracts and bibliographies

Start Year:

December 2009

Frequency:

Quarterly

Place of Publication:

Iran

Publisher:

Payame Noor University

Status;

Active

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7 working days

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Online and print publishing

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Research/Original/Regular Article, Review Article, Short Paper, Case-study, Methodologies, Applied Article, Conceptual Paper, Viewpoint/Perspective/Opinion

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Yes

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Open Access (OA)

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Online submission: Free 

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Serial (Periodical)

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geojournal@pnu.ac.ir

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Science - Research
Developing a Conceptual Model for Qualitative Evaluation of Building Envelopes with Biomimicry Approach to Improve Urban Ecology, Case Study: Barin Ski Resort in Shemiranat

sarasadat tejareh; Farah Habib; Hadiseh Kamran Kasmaei

Volume 15, Vol 2 , Series 35 , April 2024, Pages 1-18

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2022.58055.2604

Abstract
  This study aimed to develop a conceptual model to use the biomimicry approach in design of building envelopes to improve urban ecology. The research was descriptive-analytical and the required data were provided by library and field studies of buildings designed with biomimicry approach. For this purpose, ...  Read More

Science - Research
Policies Affecting Land Use Change in Increasing the Quality of the Urban Environment from the Perspective of Citizens (Case Study: 64th Infantry Division land-Urmia)

Nima Bayramzadeh; Zohre Javadi

Volume 15, Vol 2 , Series 35 , April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2022.57606.2595

Abstract
  The Main purpose of this study is to present effective policies on land use change in increasing the quality of urban environment from the perspective of citizens in the study area to evaluate criteria and sub-criteria, To provide strategies and suggestions to increase the quality of the urban environment. ...  Read More

Science - Research Habitatation
Attitude of residents of residential complexes regarding the possibility of social interactions in residential complexes in Tabriz (Case study: Residential complexes: Gole Narges, Zomorrod Tower, Shahid Chamran, Fajr Elgoli of Tabriz)

Ali Jahanbini; Mehrvash Kazemi shishavan; Ahmad Mirza Kouchak Khoshnevis; Akbar Abdollahzade Taraf

Volume 15, Vol 2 , Series 35 , April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.63253.2689

Abstract
  The aim of this study was to identify the attitudes of residents of residential complexes regarding the possibility of social interaction in 4 residential complexes in Tabriz. The research method in the present study was descriptive-analytical. The study population is 4 residential complexes of Gol Narges, ...  Read More

Science - Research Tourism
Investigation of ecological attractions of protected areas around Tehran with emphasis on tourism carrying capacity (Case study: Varjin)

Sahar Tabibian

Volume 15, Vol 2 , Series 35 , April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.62460.2679

Abstract
  The rapid growth of the tourism industry and the prioritization of economic benefits in protected areas around Tehran have disturbed the principles of sustainable development and leads to increasing pressure on the environment. So calculating the carrying capacity of tourist areas is recommended as a ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Ecology capacities in promoting Tabriz city Market brand

Mohammad Hassan Yazdani; Hossein Sadlounia; Ghasem Zarei; Rahim Heydari chianeh

Volume 15, Vol 2 , Series 35 , April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.54292.2536

Abstract
  Because of modernization, local and national identities getting deformed and Have been lost their originality. Tabriz Bazaar which is considered as registered historical building never been out of this risks and there should be contextualist consideration in its designing and its improvement. The question ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Spatial analysis of social capital indicators from the point of view of the citizens of the four cities of Ardabil Ardabil city

Mansour Rahmati; Chnour Mohammadi

Volume 15, Vol 2 , Series 35 , April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.61183.2662

Abstract
  The main purpose of this study is to analyze the status of social capital indicators from the perspective of citizens in the fourth district of Ardabil. The present research is descriptive-analytical and applied in terms of purpose. The statistical population is residents over 15 years old in the four ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Explaining the Components of Regeneration of Urban Worn-Out Fabrics, Based on the Dimensions of Uurban Morphology, Case Study: Central Fabric of Ahvaz City

Hamed Ahmady; Hoda Shokri; Omran Kohzadi Seifabad

Volume 15, Vol 2 , Series 35 , April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.59906.2641

Abstract
  This research aims to identify and examine the impact of urban morphology indicators on the revitalization of deteriorated fabrics in the central area of Ahvaz city. The study was conducted in descriptive-analytical nature and quantitative and applied method. The required data was collected from library ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Regeneration of traditional neighborhood centers based on the concepts of Alexander's living structures theory

sara hosseini; Akbar Abdollahzadeh Taraf

Volume 15, Vol 2 , Series 35 , April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.62913.2684

Abstract
  The purpose of this study is to develop a design guide for executives in the field of urban regeneration based on the theory of living structure of Christopher Alexander. Hakmabad is one of the traditional neighborhoods in thenorthwest of Tabriz. It has been weakened and needs to be regenerated . Descriptive-analytical ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Measuring the stability of the cities of Mazandaran province (the years of 1385 and 1400)

Nafiseh Marsousi; Nafiseh Asadoullahtabar

Volume 15, Vol 2 , Series 35 , April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.68563.2798

Abstract
  One of the challenges faced by urban planners is optimal urban and regional management and balance in the development of cities. the main goal of this research is to measure the economic and social stability of the cities of Mazandaran province during the census of 1385 and 1400. The current descriptive-analytical ...  Read More

Geography And Urben Planning
Investigating the Distribution of Urban Land Use in Urban Development Projects in Terms of Social Justice, Case Study: Shahindezh City

Bakhtiar Ezzatpanah; Nobakht ‌ ‌Sobhani; Asghar Rashidi Ebrahimhesari

Volume 6, Issue 12 , November 2015, , Pages 49-64

Abstract
  One of the main concerns of city planners and managers is how to fairly distribute and allocate urban resources and services in different areas of cities in proportion to the needs of urban society. Optimum distribution of services are directly related to the planning of land use and the successful planning ...  Read More

Geography And Urben Planning
The cultural and social qualiy of life in Iran’s cities

Nafishe Marsousi; Ramat Allah Farhudi; Alireza Lajevardi

Volume 6, Issue 12 , November 2015, , Pages 79-94

Abstract
  The quality of life is a new concept, which is used in scientific literatures.  In recent years, researchers have done many studies about this concept. The purpose of this work is to study the cultural-social quality of life in Iran’s cities. The method is descriptive. The method of data analysis ...  Read More

Geoeconomic
The Economical Effect of Trade Tourism on Urban Areas; case study: Baneh City

Ali Hajineszhad; Ali Ahmady

Volume 1, Issue 2 , February 2010, , Pages 7-22

Abstract
  Cities in their evolution process are continuously impacted by their functions in a direct way and as a result of such impacts some changes are created in terms of spatial, economic, and socio-cultural aspects. Tourism is one of the main functions of the cities which have a noticeable impact on urban ...  Read More

The Role of the Function of Semi-Open Space in the Structure and Architecture of the Native Buildings of Bandar-Lengeh

Hamed Mohammadi Mazraeh

Volume 13, Vol 2 , Series 27 , June 2022, , Pages 1-18

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2022.58150.2607

Abstract
  In the present study, the role and position of semi-open space in the structure and architecture of Bandar Lengeh native buildings were analyzed and evaluated from the perspective of experts and citizens. The general purpose of the present study is to identify the semi-open space in creating a context ...  Read More

Conceptual Geography And Urben Planning
Simulation of Biological Patterns in Urban Design and Architecture with Emphasis on the Relationships between Ecosystem Services

Nafiseh Marsousi; Mehdi Shafieipur

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.69557.2805

Abstract
  One of the effective ways to manage energy consumption in cities is to use methods based on the simulation of biological patterns. Cities so that they become complex flexible systems and create ecological and cultural-social health through the provision of ecosystem services is of vital importance. The ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Meta-analysis of the typology of post-corona city patterns

hafez mahdnejad; Davood Amini Gheshlaghi

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 04 December 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.67380.2774

Abstract
  Today, researchers are looking for models that can work well in the event of widespread diseases. Based on this, the purpose of the current research is to typify the patterns of post-corona cities in order to understand the patterns of urban planning and policy-making during the covid-19 and future pandemics. ...  Read More

Science - Research
Monitoring and evaluation of snow cover changes trend in the cities of (Golestan, Mazandaran and Gilan provinces)

Ata ghafari gilandeh; vahid safarian zengir

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 05 April 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.66285.2749

Abstract
  In the current research, based on the data of the satellite images of the MODIS sensor, located on the Terra and Aqua satellites and the GRACE gravimetric satellite, with the innovative approach of algorithm and coding in the web system of Google Earth Engine in the cities of the provinces (Golestan, ...  Read More

Science - Research Tourism
Designing a causal model of value creation in the tourism industry with an emphasis on the power of ecology

rahim rostami; payam paslari; Vahid Makizadeh

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 05 July 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.67710.2779

Abstract
  The purpose of this research is to design a causal model of value creation in the tourism industry with an emphasis on the power of ecology. In terms of the research philosophy of the rationalism paradigm, the practical goal in terms of the method is in the category of exploratory mixed research. The ...  Read More

Science - Research environment
Structural Analysis of Drivers Affecting the Future State of the Urban Environment, Case study: District 22 of Tehran Metropolis

Leila Gheyrati Arani; reza mohajer

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 25 September 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.67711.2782

Abstract
  The present article has tried to identify and cluster the drivers influencing the future state of the urban environment in the 22nd district of Tehran using the method of structural analysis. In terms of practical purpose, in terms of method, this research is a combination of documentary and survey methods, ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Assessing the environmental quality of child-friendly public spaces and pedestrian access to it;Sample studies of Kermanshah sahneh city

shifteh farokhi; samaneh jalilisadrabad; s. majid mofidi shemirani

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 23 October 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.63432.2695

Abstract
  The purpose of this research is to identify the ways to increase the environmental quality of child-friendly public spaces and to increase their accessibility on foot in the city of Sahne-Kermanshah, which has received less attention in recent researches. Therefore, this research tries to introduce quality ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
The effect of the existential authenticity of the experience of cultural tourists on the reflection of the brand name of ecotourism web portals in the cities of Gilan province.

Yazdan Shirmohammadi

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 30 October 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.66485.2752

Abstract
  Today, accommodation-booking platforms have become very important in urban areas. These multifaceted booking sites have revolutionized the accommodation industry. At the micro level, these platforms are collections of private rooms, apartments and houses, each owned by an individual owner, located in ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Investigating the viability of cities located in environmentally sensitive areas (Case study: Zabol city)

Rostam Saberifar; seyed mehdi moosa kazemi; fatemeh karimian pour

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 06 November 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.60858.2658

Abstract
  Unlike some cities in Iran that have recently faced the phenomenon of dust and environmental problems, Zabul has been facing this problem for years. Although research has been done on other cities, But no studies have been done on Zabul. Descriptive and inferential statistics were analyzed using SPSS ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Future studies in the course of changes of urban ecological systems modeling (Concepts , Approachs , Trends)

Khalaf Anafje; Abdolnabi Sharifi

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 20 November 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.65747.2741

Abstract
  The purpose of this study is explain the future studies as a new paradigm in planning in the course of change of urban systems modeling in order to achive ecological sustainability.this fundamental study attempt using the content analysis method and historical methods and data from the study of the library ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Measuring and Evaluating the Distribution of City Services in the Areas of Ardabil City

alireza jabari; rasol samadzadeh; yosef vasig

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 December 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.65903.2744

Abstract
  The purpose of the current research is to measure and evaluate the distribution of urban services in the 51 districts of Ardabil city. The research method is descriptive-analytical based on documentary sources and a questionnaire to collect public opinions. For this purpose, 385 questionnaires have been ...  Read More

Science - Research Tourism
The effect of gamification on tourist satisfaction with the mediating role of tourism fatigue with an emphasis on power Ecology (research case: Mehmandoost village of Damghan city)

Meysam Agheli; Maryam Aliei,; Seyed Mohammad Tafreshi; elie moghimikhorasani

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 15 December 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.68517.2796

Abstract
  In this age of digital and smart technology, people's expectations of technical services are increasing. The development of human-computer and nanotechnology has made possible the development and spread of virtual reality technology, which has also been extended to the field of tourism. Therefore, the ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Spatial measurement and analysis of economic viability in Tehran metropolis

esmaeil safaralizadeh; robab hoseinzadeh; majid akbari

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 16 December 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.68212.2792

Abstract
  livability can provide sustainable growth, effectiveness economic diversity and stable employment, increase in income and its fair distribution, self-reliance, balanced consumption, technology compatible with the environment and providing the basic needs of all urban groups. In alignment with this necessity ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
The effect of urban Policymaking on informal settlements with structuralist approach(Study case: District 5 of Tehran Municipality

Fatemeh Adibi Saadi Nejad; Morteza pourzare; Hasan Rezaei; seyed hossein hasheminasab

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 26 December 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.67642.2777

Abstract
  Unofficial housing is an anomaly that is a problem in most major cities and metropolitan areas and has numerous socio-economic and environmental damages. Various factors are involved in the occurrence and spread of this phenomenon. In this research, the role of urban policy-making on informal settlement ...  Read More

Science - Research environment
Measurement of sound level in urban spaces (Case study: District 4 of Tehran)

Mahya Sadat Farazandehmehr; Seyed Mostafa Tayebi Sani; Soosan Sahami; Ali Fahiminejad

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 27 December 2023

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2023.66565.2754

Abstract
  The purpose of this research was to measure the sound level in urban spaces. For this purpose, the gardens located in District 4 of Tehran municipality were selected as pilot research. The equivalent level was first measured by Decibel X software version 2020 and compared with the audio standard (OSHA-90 ...  Read More

Science - Research Regional Researches
Explaining the effects of Intractions between town and village on rural resilience Case: (Rural areas of Marvdasht Township)

Asghar Norouzi; hamidreza shirazi

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 15 February 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.68994.2801

Abstract
  The aim of the current research is to explain the effects of Urban-Rural Interrelationships rural resilience in the rural areas of Marvdasht Township This research is practical in terms of purpose and In terms of data collection method, it is a survey type. The statistical Society includes 15 inhabited ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Spatial analysis of desirability of public spaces around Abdolazim Hassani ‎shrine in Shar-e Rey viewed from sustainability approach

Habibollah Fasihi; Ali Movahhed; Taher ParizadiParizadi; Babak Abbasi-e Kadijan

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 15 February 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.63935.2708

Abstract
  The purpose of this research is to analyze the indicators of desirability in public spaces around of Abdolazim Hassani shrine in ‎District 20 of Tehran Municipality. The data was obtained by a survey using a 25 questions questionnaire‎. Sample people ‎including 75 business man who have occupied ...  Read More

Science - Research Geography And Urben Planning
Compilation Of A Strategic Map For The Management Of Sprawl And The Formation Of Marginal Textures (Case Study: Mahshahr Port)

Arash Ghasempour; Azadeh Arbabi Sabzevari; Naser Ebadati; Fatemeh Adibi Sadinezhad; Maryam Rostampisheh

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 09 March 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.69836.2814

Abstract
  This Research, With A Resource-Based Perspective And Strategic Thinking In The Analysis Of Resources Barriers, Explains The Position And Competitive Advantage And Evaluates The Strategic Suitability Of Resources, And Compiles And Proposes A Strategic Map For The Management Of The Sprawl And The Formation ...  Read More

Science - Research environment
The Impact of Economic and Environmental Factors on Internal Migration in Iran: A Spatial Regression Analysis

Yeganeh Mousavi Jahromi; Jahangir Biabani; Elnaz Arzaghi

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 09 March 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.70143.2821

Abstract
  Migration, usually refers to permanent or long-term changes in the place of residence. This study aims to investigate the spatial analysis of internal migration in Iranian provinces during 2011-2016 with an emphasis on economic and environmental factors. For this purpose, the economic factors per capita ...  Read More

Science - Research Tourism
Presenting the travel pattern of tourists in the economic crisis of the tourism industry, research case: Hormozgan province

Hamidreza Bahadur; Vahid Makizadeh; Hossein Mansoori

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 17 March 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.69562.2807

Abstract
  The present study presents the travel pattern of tourists in the economic crisis of the tourism industry by using the qualitative method, emphasizing the power of ecology with the foundation's data approach. The research was exploratory and content analysis was used to extract general indicators and ...  Read More

Science - Research RS
Comparing the efficiency of Pixel-Based functions of support vector machine algorithm and Object-Based fuzzy operators in the extraction of urban built-up areas in Hamedan

Alireza Homayunfar; Khalil Valizadeh Kamran; Mostafa Mousapour

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.67682.2778

Abstract
  The purpose of this research is to compare the efficiency of Pixel-Based kernel functions on the support vector machine algorithm and Object-Based fuzzy operators in the extraction of built-up land in Hamedan. For this purpose, the Sentinel 2 satellite multi-spectral image with a spatial resolution of ...  Read More

Science - Research environment
An analysis of the effects of landscape quality indicators on the ecological design of the city in the framework of renewable energies (case study: Pardis city)

tayebe gholipourdomye; haidar jahanbakhsh

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 25 April 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.64006.2709

Abstract
  The purpose of conducting this research; Identifying and measuring the direct effects of landscape quality indicators on ecological design, using renewable energy in the green spaces of Pardis city. The research method is descriptive-analytical and practical in terms of purpose. The statistical population ...  Read More

Case study Tourism
The purpose of this article is to analyze and identify the factors affecting the sense of place in religious-cultural buildings and

hamed hayaty

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.65200.2731

Abstract
  The purpose of this article is to analyze and identify the factors affecting the sense of place in religious-cultural buildings and to promote these factors in order to enrich the sense of place in these buildings. The research method is descriptive-analytical. The statistical population is determined ...  Read More

Science - Research environment
Analysis of the effect of native community center’s structure on thermal comfort of its Users Case Study: Hamadan Native Open Space community

Seyed Majid Mofidi Shemirani; Seyedeh Faezeh Etemad Sheykholeslami; Asghar Seif

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 08 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.30473/grup.2024.45772.2335

Abstract
  Hamadan has been formed from interconnected neighborhoods dating back more than a hundred years. The center of neighborhood in Hamadan that known as “Chaman”, provide convenient conditions for residents in severe cold winter of Hamadan; autumn and spring winds, and hot summer with intense ...  Read More

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