ISSN: 2717-4417
Urban Planning
Evaluation of Pedestrian Corridors from Evacuation Perspective- Case Study: Administrative Complex of Isfahan

Mostafa Toghi; Meisam Akbarzadeh; Ali Sabuhanian

Volume 5, Issue 17 , February 2016, Pages 5-14

                          Today, factors such as lifestyle, work and shortened distances, populations  mostly live communally and in high densities. Everyday, the number of old, single family houses decrease while the number of apartments ...  Read More

Urban Design
Process of Residents’ affective appraisal of pace of physical changes in residential environments from users’ points of view based on satisfaction criteria. Case study: Niavaran neighborhood

Hadi Pendar; kamran ZEKAVAT

Volume 5, Issue 17 , February 2016, Pages 15-28

  Residential areas are constantly changing. Some of these changes occur in an environment’s evolutionary process over time. Urban design pays particular attention to the process of structural transformation in the residential environments for improving the quality of life; environments that have ...  Read More

Urban Scape
Legibility- based urban regeneration, an approach toward both physical and contentual revival of the main structure

sadaf ostad ghafari

Volume 5, Issue 17 , February 2016, Pages 29-40

  Legibility is one of the most important characteristics of good urban environments which improves the communication between people and place by helping them to perceive and recognize their environment more deeply and precisely. Unfortunately, achieving legibility in today’s urban environments has ...  Read More

Urban Design
Analysis of the aesthetic role of geometry in shaping Chahar Bagh Abbasi street

Ameneh Nasr abadi; Mohammad Reza Pourjafar; Ali Akbar Taghvaei

Volume 5, Issue 17 , February 2016, Pages 41-54

  Geometrical shape of Chaharbagh axis –one of the main historical axes in Isfahan, Iran, belonging to the Safavid era- has seen much evolution and development over time. Furthermore, it has experienced historical changes consistently over the different periods .The basic structure of Chaharbagh ...  Read More

Islamic- Iranian Cities
Spatial Analysis of Mosque in Ardebil city in the Contemporary Era

Alireza Mohammadi; Ebrahim Firouzi Majandeh

Volume 5, Issue 17 , February 2016, Pages 55-66

  Objectives: The city of Ardabil, as one of the most important cities in the territory of the Islamic civilization, in recent decades, is faced with the problem of unbalanced distribution of mosques in the city. This uneven distribution can be dependent on such factors as population density, historical ...  Read More

Urban Planning
Quantitative Methods in Analyzing Spatial Development of Urban Housing in Bojnord (2005-2015)

Mohammad Reza Zamiri; Mahsa Zamiri; Mahin Nastaran

Volume 5, Issue 17 , February 2016, Pages 67-76

  Introduction Appropriate shelter and affordable housing as an essential and vital human need and as one of the main and important elements in forming and physically developing cities have become the most important subject in spatial development and planning in contemporary urban areas. Housing, which ...  Read More

Urban Planning
Measure and compare the level of residents satisfaction of the residential system  (Case study: regions 3 and 11 in Tehran)

negin mozafari; bita latifi; naser barakpour

Volume 5, Issue 17 , February 2016, Pages 77-92

  Residential satisfaction has been a major and popular research topic for the following reasons. First, individual's evaluations of housing and neighborhoods determine the way they respond to residential environment and form the basis for public policy feedback. Second, residential satisfaction is recognized ...  Read More