BROCHURE
Mohammad Reza is a Professor,Tarbiat Modares University,Iran

Mohammad Reza

Professor

Organizing Committee Member

Iran

Tarbiat Modares University

BIOGRAPHY

Professor Mohammad Reza Pourjafar was born in 1956. He gained good experiments in painting & sketching during his high school studies in mathematics. He got his Bachelor degree of Architecture from Chandigarh College of Architecture, India in 1983, for which (Standing First) he awarded the Gold Medal of CCA, & Punjab University Medal & Indian Institution of Engineer Medal in 1984. He did MUD from SPA Delhi in 1986 & PhD from IIT Roorkee, India in 1992. His research interest is in Fine Art, Arch. and Urban Design & Planning. Prof. pourjafar has published more than 350 article &12 books in Architecture & Urban Design. The books, An Illustrate Guide to the Iranian Code for Seismic Design (standard 2800) by him in 1997. He got award for five of his books entitled: Urban Environmental Design of Water Front, Land Marks, Church Architecture, Contemporary Mosque Architecture and Video Ecology in Urban Design.

He thought in department of Architecture in Faculty of Fine Arts of Tehran University in 1987.  He joined Tarbiat modares University as dean of Research of faculty of Art & Architecture in 1992. He was head of faculty of Art & Arch.(T.M.U) from 1998 until 2006. He has also worked on the following projects: Design of private houses, development plan of Bandar-e-Lengeh and kong, comprehensive plan of settlement along northern side of Persian Gulf. Corporation in planning and side selection of Millad communication tower complex of Tehran, landscape design of Tarbiat Modares University Campos, planning of Modares Science and Technology Park, Environmental Planning and Urban design criteria for Darabad river valley of Tehran & Preparation of comprehensive plan of Sahand new city. (until 2008). He was selected as a distinguish prof. in the field of research in Art & Arch. & a distinguish prof in Iran in 2010 as well as in 2014. He got the award of beige among the 1% top researcher in the field of Fine Arts & Architecture in 2017 and distinguished theoretician in Islamic Architecture & Urban Design in 2018. He is teaching in TMU as a senior Professor.

PUBLICATIONS

ISI Articles & papers Published in Journals:

1. POURJAFAR M.R, AMIRKHANI, LEYLIAN, KHANLOU, ZAMANI, INVESTIGATING THE ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE OF ILKHANIED REIGN (WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO RABE RASHIDI ،(INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ACADEMIC RESEARCH ،NO5, 2009.

2. ، POURJAFAR MR., MAHMODINEJAD, H., AHADIAN, O., “DESIGN WITH NATURE IN BIO-ARCHITECTURE WITH EMPHASIS ON THE HIDDEN RULES OF NATURAL ORGANISM” ،INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF APPLIED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY ، VOL., 1, NO4, JULY 2011.

3. POURJAFAR M.R , ALMASI FAR , OKHOVAT, TAGHVAIE UTILIZATION OF LANDUSE PLAN TOWARDS THE EXPANSION OF SUSTAINABLE LANDSCAPE IN ARID AREAS ،INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ACADEMIC RESEARCH ، NO3, 2011.

4. POURJAFAR M.R , POURJAFAR, ALI, SHAHIN RAD ، EVOLUTION OF TOWERS &MINARET OF ISLAMIC ARCHITECTURE FROM QABUS ،INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL ACADEMIC RESEARCH ، NO 30, 2010.

5. POURJAFAR M.R , AMIRKHANI , LEYLIAN, KHANLOU, ZAMANI, INVESTIGATING THE ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE OF ILKHANIED REIGN (WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO RABE RASHIDI ،(INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ACADEMIC RESEARCH ،NO 5, 2009.

6. POURJAFAR M.R , AMIRKHANI , OKHOVAT, BEMANIAN, PRESENTATION OF TRADITIONAL AND ETHICAL DESIGN CONCEPTS IN THE WORKS OF CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE ARCHITECTS ، ASIAN CULTURE& HISTORY, 2010.

7. POURJAFAR M.R , LEYLIAN, N.R., KHODARAHMI, FARID, KHADEMI N. F., DOVECOTES NEAR ISFAHAN ،ANTIQUITY, NO 31, 2011.

8. POURJAFAR M.R , FARAHANI, ARCHITECTURE & EDUCATION IN INDIAN SUBCONTINENT2 ،A ( ARCHITECTURE & ART, NO 14, 2009.

9. POURJAFAR M.R , TAGHVAIE, INDO - IRANIAN SOCIO - CULTURAL RELATION, PAST , PRESENT, FUTURE ، WEB JOURNAL OF CULTURAL PATRIMONY, NO 1, 2006.

10. POURJAFAR M.R , AMIRKHANI , LEYLIAN ,TRADITIONAL ARCHITECTURE OF IRANIAN WATER MILLS IN REFERENCE TO HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS AND THE CASE STUDIES ،ASIAN CULTURE AND HISTORY, 2010.

11. POURJAFAR M.R ,ANDISHNAMEH, (EASTERN AND WESTERN ARCHITECTURAL THOUGHTS) MINISTRY OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT PRESS, 2008.

12. REZAEIFAR, FATEMEH, POURJAFAR, M.R , TAGHVAEE, A.A , THE ROLE OF SOCIAL SECURITY SPACES OF TRADITIONAL IRANIAN CITIES IN URBAN, 2012.

13. CRIME REDUCTION: WITH EMPHASES ON CPTED* APPROACH ،INT. J. HUMANITIES, 2011.

14. BARZEGAR, Z., NEMATI B., M. POURJAFAR,MR., EVALUATING THE IMPACT OF TEMPERATURE AND HUMIDITY ON EARTH UTILIZATION TECHNIQUE IN VERNACULAR ARCHITECTURE CASE STUDY: THREE MAJOR CLIMATE OF IRAN, ARCHIVE DES SCIENCES JOURNAL VOLUME 65, ISSUE 6, (UNDER PUBLICATION).

Scientific Papers:

1. AMIRKHANI, A., POURJAAFAR, MR.,ZAMANI, E., CHANGES IN THE THERMAL CONDITIONS, OF GHAJAR RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS ENVIRONMENTAL JOURNAL OF SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGIES, (UNDER PUBLICATION), 2012.

2. POURJAAFAR, MR., VASIGHI, THE LANDSCAPE ELEMENTS WITH EMPHASIS ON THE QURAN, SURAH RAHMAN, BAGH –E- NAZAR, NUMBER 9, 2008.

3.ADAB KHAH, MOSTAFA, POURJAFAR, MR, "STUDY OF DENSITY AND STRUCTURAL MODEL FAR", JOURNAL OF FCAULTY OF FINE ARTS, UNIVERSITY OF TEHRAN, NO. 13, PP.,16-31. 2003.

4.AMIKHANI, A., BAGHAEE, PARHAM, POURJAFAR, MR, "REFLECTING OF FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS IN LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE OF ANCIENT IRAN", JOURNAL OF ARMANSHAHR, NO. 1, 2008.

5.AMIRKHANI A., RANJBAR EHSAN , POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA, THE QUALITY OF TRADITIONAL AND ETHICAL DESIGN IDEAS CRYSTALLIZING IN THE WORKS OF CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE ARCHITECTS, BAGH-I-NAZAR SPRINGSUMMER 2008; 5(9):3-22.

6.AMIRKHANI,A., OKHOVAT, H., BEMANIAQN, MR., POURJAFAR, MR., PRESENTATION OF TRADITIONAL AND ETHICAL DESIGN CONCEPTS IN THE WORKS OF CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE ARCHITECTS ، ،ARCHITECTURE CIVIL ENGINEERING ENVIRONMENT , VOL. 1 NO. 3/2009:15-31

7. AZAD M. , POURJAFAR M.R. , TAVOUSI MAHMOUD, REFLECTION OF ACHAEMENIAN BELIEFS ON THEIR TEMPLE DESIGN, THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HUMANITIES (THE JOURNAL OF HUMANITIES) SUMMER 2005; 12(3):1- 14.

8. BEMANIAN M.R. , POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , AHMADI F. , SADEGHI ALI REZA, A REVIEW OF SPIRITUAL IDENTITY AND SACRED SUPPOSITIONS IN THE ARCHITECTURE OF SHI'I MOSQUES, SHIITE STUDIES SUMMER 2010; 8(2 (30)):37-70.

9.BEMANIAN M.R. , POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , MAHMOUDINEZHAD HADI, OFFERING A PROPOSAL MODEL FOR ELECTRONIC TOURISM IN ORDER TO

10.REFORM AND CORRECT THE 10.CONSUMPTION PATTERN OF TOURISM SOURCES IN RURAL TOURISM DEVELOPMENT PLANS (COMPARATIVE SURVEY AND MODEL SUGGESTION CONSIDERING IRAN’S CONTEMPORARY CONDITIONS), URBAN MANAGEMENT SPRING 2009; 7(23):71-87.

11. BOZORGI A.R. , POURJAFAR M.R. , BEMANIAN M.R. ,AN ANALYSIS ABOUT PLANNING AND DESIGNING THE RIVERFRONT ECOPARKS, HONAR-HA-YEZIBA WINTER 2005; -(20):47-58.

12. BOZORGI A.R. , POURJAFAR M.R. , BEMANIAN M.R. , THE PLANNING PROCESS OF RESTORING OF TEHRAN'S RIVER-VALLIES CASE STUDY: KAN RIVER-VALLEY, GEOGRAPHICAL RESEARCH SPRING 2005; 20(1(76)):53-77.

13. FAKHR AHMAD S.M. , POURJAFAR M.R. , TAGHVAEI A.A. , INFILL DEVELOPMENT PLANNING, METHODS AND NECESSITES CASE STUDY: DOGONBADAN (GACHSARAN), HOVIATESHAHR SPRING-SUMMER 2008; 2(2):57-67.

14. FARBOD FARINAZ , POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA, COMPARATIVE ANALYSES OF TEXTILES DESIGN BETWEEN SASSANID AND BYZANTINE EMPIRES, HONAR-HA-YE-ZIBA FALL 2007; -(31):65-76.

15. FAROKHFAR, F. , POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA, THE COMPARATIVE STUDY BETWEEN TABRIZ AND MUGHAL-SCHOOL PAINTINGS IN 16 CENTURY, HONARHA-YE-ZIBA FALL 2008; -(35):115-124.

16. HAGHIGHATBIN M. , ANSARI MOJTABA , POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA, MASHHAD KHIYABAN (STREET; CHARBAGH) DURING SAFAVID DYNASTY, JOURNAL OF HISTORICAL RESEARCHES (UNIVERSITY OF ISFAHAN) WINTER 2010; 45 (4):37-54.

17. LOTFI SAHAND , POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , ANSARI M. , A GLANCE AT THE INEFFICIENCY OF TRADITIONAL "DETAILED PLANS" IN ORGANIC RESIDENTIAL AREAS, HONAR-HA-YE-ZIBA SUMMER 2004; -(18):13-24.

18. MOUSAVI HEJAZI B. , POURJAFAR, MR, "EFFECTIVENESS OF THE BRITISH ARTS AND CRAFTS MOVEMENT OF ISLAMIC ART", JOURNAL OF FACULTY OF FINE ARTS, UNIVERSITY OF TEHRAN, NO. 12, 2001:4-22

19. MOUSAVI, HEJAZI B. ANSARI, M., AYATOLAHI. H., POURJAFAR, MR, " PERSIAN CARPET AS A MEDIA OF COMMUNICATION BETWEEN IRANIAN AND EUROPEAN ARTISTS A SEMIOTIC APPROACH TO WILLAM MORRISE TAPASTRIES THE JOURNAL OF HUMANITIES (IRI), VOL.13 NUMBER 3 SUMMER 2006

20. MOHANDESPOUR F. , POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA, A RESEARCH ON THE SIMILARITY OF RUSTAM (IRANIAN EPIC LITERATURE) AND KOCHOLIN (IRISH DRAMATIC LITERATURE) AS TWO MYTHICAL HEROES, HONAR-HA-YE-ZIBA FALL 2005; -(23):103-108.

21. MOHANDESPOUR, F., POURJAFAR, MR, "SIMILARITIES OF TWO MYTHOLOGICAL HERO", JOURNAL OF FCAULTY OF FINE ARTS, UNIVERSITY OF TEHRAN, NO. 23

22. MOUSAVI HEJAZI B. , ANSARI MOJTABA , AYAT ELAHI HABIB ELAH , POURJAFAR M.R. , PERSIAN CARPET AS A MEDIA OF COMMUNICATION BETWEEN IRANIAN AND EUROPEAN ARTISTS, A SEMIOTIC APPROACH TO WILLIAM MORRIS’ ARTISTS, THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HUMANITIES (THE JOURNAL OF HUMANITIES) SUMMER 2006; 13(3):63-81.

23. MAHMOUDI –NEJAD, HADI, MOHAMMAD-REZA POURJAFAR, MOHAMMADREZA BEMANIAN, MOJTABA ANSARI & ALI AKBAR TAGHVAEI , 'PHENOMENOLOGY OF THE URBAN ENVIRONMENT: PROMOTING URBAN SPACES TO URBAN PLACES ', JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY, VOL. 1-2009, NO. 10, PP. 297-282.

24.MAHMOUDI-NEJAD, HADI, MOHAMMAD-REZA POURJAFAR, MOHAMMAD-REZA BEMANIAN & MOJTABA ANSARI , 'GARDEN CARPET FROM THE PICTURE OF "A CARPET FROM EMPYREAN" TO THE DESIGN OF A EMPYREAN TO THE CARPET"', GOLJAAM "IRANIAN JOURNAL OF HAND WOVEN CARPET", VOL. AUTUMN 2007, NO. 8, PP. 126-107.

25. NEJAD EBRAHIMI, A. POURJAFAR, MR, "THE EFFECT OF RELIGION ON THE RELIGIOUS SPACES OF ARMENIANS", ARCHITECTURE, JOURNAL OF FCAULTY OF FINE ARTS, UNIVERSITY OF TEHRAN,, FALL 1388, NO. 39 (ENGLISH IS STILL NOT INDEXED)

26.NOOFEL SEYED ALIREZA , KOLBADI PARIN , POURJAFAR MOHAMMADREZA, THE STUDY OF AFFECTING INDICATORS IN URBAN IDENTITY CASE STUDY JOLFA NEIGHBORHOOD IN ISFAHAN CITY, ARMANSHAHR FALL 2009-WINTER 2010; 2(3):57-69.

27.OKHOVAT HANIE , ZAMANI EHSAN , AMIRKHANI ARYAN , POURJAFAR MOHAMMADREZA, ANALYSIS OF THE STRUCTURAL AND FORMAL SYSTEMS IN IRANIAN LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE, ARMANSHAHR FALL 2009-WINTER 2010; 2(3):90-102.

28. OKHOVAT, HANIE, ARYAN AMIRKHANI & MOHAMMAREZA POURJAFAR, INVESTIGATING THE PSYCHOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF SUSTAINABLE BUILDINGS ON HUMAN LIFE, JOURNAL OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT,VOL. 2, NO., 3 NOVEMBER 2009,, PP. 57-63.

29. MR POURJAAFAR, SHINING, THE IDENTITY OF TISSUE SPECIMENS HISTORIC CITY OF DEZFUL AND APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT, URBAN MANAGEMENT, NO. 23

30. POPURJAFAR, MR., AMIRKHANI, A., LYLIAN, MR., TRADITIONAL ARCHITECTURE OF IRANIAN WATER MILLS IN REFERENCE TO HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS AND THE CASE STUDIES, ASIAN CULTURE AND HISTORY ،

31. POURJAAFAR MR ANSARI, DEPT, TAGHVAI, MAHMOUDINEJAD, HADI, PHENOMENOLOGY URBAN ENVIRONMENT: PROMOTING REFLECTIVE SPACE IN URBAN LOCATIONS, ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, NO. 4

32. POURJAFAR, MR, BMANYAN, M., ANSARI, M., KESHTKAR, A., HIERARCHY OF CONSTRUCTION IN INDIGENOUS ARCHITECTURE OF GILLAN - EASTERN PLAINS, JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY.

33. POURJAFAR, MR, DIZAJI, N., KESHTKAR, A., REVERSE ARCHITECTURAL ENGINEERING EDUCATION, OF THE ALGORITHM WORKS IN ARCHITECTURE CLASSES, JOURNAL OF ACADEMY OF SCIENCES

34 . POURJAFAR, MR,ANSARI, M., KESHTKAR, A, THE EFFECT OF EVOLUTION OF TIME ON IDEAS AND STYLES OF POSTMODERN, FOCUSING ON ZYLDLVZ THOUGHTS AND FOLDING ARCHITECTURE

35. POURJAAFAR MR ANSARI, ALIZADEH, MAHMOUD AHMADINEJAD, TAGHVAI, REVIVAL OF PERSIAN GARDENS USING THE PRINCIPLES IN DEFIANCE OF ISLAMIC CULTURE, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY ENVIRONMENT JOURNAL, NO. 8

36. POURJAFAR, MR., TAGHVAEE, A., INDO - IRANIAN SOCIO - CULTURAL RELATION, PAST , PRESENT, FUTURE ، WEB JOURNAL OF CULTURAL PATRIMONY ،NO, 2006:78-87.

37. POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , AKBARIAN REZA , ANSARI MOJTABA , POURMAND H.A. , CONCEPTUAL APPROACH IN CONTINUING PERSIAN ARCHITECTURE, SOFFEH FALL 2007-WINTER 2008; 16(45):90-105.

38.POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , AKBARIAN REZA , ANSARI MOJTABA , POURMAND H.A. , PHILOSOPHICAL APPROACH IN STUDYING IRANIAN ARCHITECTURE ،THE INTERNATIONAL JORNAL OF HUMANITIES ، NO5

39. POURJAFAR, MR, POURJAFAR, ALI, "THE ROLE OF SOCIAL CAPITAL IN ECONOMIC CONDITIONS IN IRAN'S TRADITIONAL BAZAAR," JOURNAL OF URBAN MANAGEMENT, SPRING AND SUMMER 2011, SPECIAL ISSUE, PP. 203-222.

40.POURJAFAR, M.R., ANSARI, MOJTABA, MAHMOUDINEJAD, HADI,, ALIZADEH, AN ANALYTICAL STUDY OF CREATIVITY OF CHILDREN IN URBAN SPACES, URBAN MANAGEMENT, NO. 25, 2011, PP. 63-82.

41.POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , ANSARI MOJTABA , MAHMOUDINEZHAD HADI , ALIZADEH AMIN, ANALYZE STUDY OF CHILDREN'S CREATIVITY INCENTIVES IN URBAN SPACES AND ENVIRONMENT'S DESIGN WITH EMPHASIS ON BRINGING UP COHESIONS BETWEEN CREATIVITY AND PHYSICAL DESIGN OF URBAN SPACES, URBAN MANAGEMENT SPRING-SUMMER2009; 8(25):63-82.

42. POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , MOHANDESPOUR F. , THE SIMILARITIES BETWEEN TWO MYTHIC HEROES: RUSTAM IN IRANIAN EPIC LITERATURE AND KOCHOLIN IN IRISH DRAMATIC LITERATURE, LITERATURE RESEARCH SPRING 2005; 2(7):109-120.

43. MR POURJAAFAR, MAHMOUD AHMADINEJAD, ANSARI ROSTAMZADEH, RAFIEIAN, DEPT, REFLECTING STRUCTURAL ROLE IN REDUCING URBAN CRIME, PLATFORM NUMBER 44

44. POURJAFAR, M. R. , POURJAFAR, A., EVALOUTION OF TOWERS &MINARET OF ISLAMIC ARCHITECTURE FROM QABUS TO KLCC, ACADEMIC RESEARCH , NO., 5, 2009.

45. POURJAAFAR M., SHAHIDI, DEPT, PROTECT THE ENVIRONMENT AND LANDSCAPE ECOLOGICAL PRINCIPLES TO URBAN CANYONS, RIVER VALLEYS GANJNAMEH CASE STUDY IN HAMADAN, JOURNAL OF GEOGRAPHY, NUMBER 3

46. MR POURJAAFAR, TAGHVAI, FAKHR AHMAD, URBAN DEVELOPMENT PLANNING - METHODS AND NEED, URBAN MANAGEMENT, NUMBER 44

47. POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , MOUSAVI LAR ASHRAF, A BRIEF STUDY OF "SPIRAL ORBITAL MOVEMENT" KNOWN AS "ISLAMI" -- SYMBOL OF UNITY, BEAUTY AND PURITY IN PERSIAN ORTHOGRAPHY, JOURNAL OF HUMANITIESBAD CREDIT SHORT TERM LOANS FALL 2002; 12(43):184-207.

48. POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA, CONSERVATION AND REVITALIZATION OF TRADITIONAL SOURCE OF POTABLE WATER ALONG THE PERSIAN GULF IN IRAN , JOURNAL OF THE FACULTY OF LITERATURE AND HUMANITIES (TEHRAN)BAD CREDIT SHORT TERM LOANS WINTER 2003; 52(164):423-442.

49. POURJAFAR M.R. , RASTANDEH A. , LANDSCAPE DESIGN PATTERNS ALONG INNER CITY-FLOODWAYS (CASE STUDY: ALUSJERD FLOODWAY, HAMEDAN), HOVIATESHAHR FALL2009-WINTER2010; 3(5):15-28.

50. POURJAFAR M.R. , SADEGHI A.R. PRINCIPLES UNDERLYING THE MEANINGFUL DESIGN OF TYPICAL VISUAL AXES: AN ANALYTICAL-COMPARATIVE APPROACH, HOVIATESHAHR FALL2008-WINTER2009; 2(3):95-106.

51. POURJAFAR M.R. , TAGHVAEE A.A. , BEMANIAN M.R. , SADEGHI A.R. , AHMADI F. , EFFECTIVE ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF PUBLIC SPACES FORMATION TO ACHIEVE SUCCESSFUL AGING WITH EMPHASIS ON ELDERLY PREFERENCES OF SHIRAZ, SALMAND SPRING 2010; 5(15):22-34.

52. POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , TAGHVAEI A.A. , SADEGHI ALI REZA, THE EFFECT OF IMPROVING VISUAL ART ON IMPROVING THE URBAN PUBLIC ENVIRONMENTS, CASE STUDY: TEHRAN- AZADI STREET, URBAN MANAGEMENT FALL 2009-WINTER 2010; 7(24):65-80.

53. POURJAFAR M.R. , TAGHVAEE A.A. , BEMANIAN M.R. , SADEGHI A.R. , AHMADI F. , EFFECTIVE ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF PUBLIC SPACES FORMATION TO ACHIEVE SUCCESSFUL AGING WITH EMPHASIS ON ELDERLY PREFERENCES OF SHIRAZ, SALMAND SPRING 2010; 5(15):22-34.

54.POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , ALAVI BELMANI MARYAM , FATOLLAHI YAGHOOB , POURJAFAR ALI, INTRODUCING VIDEOECOLOGY APPROACH TO ACQUIRE CRITERIA FOR COMPATIBILITY OR INCOMPATIBILITY OF VISUAL ENVIRONMENT WITH OPTICAL SYSTEM THROUGH STUDIES OF BUILDING’S FAÇADE, URBAN MANAGEMENT SPRING-SUMMER 2011; 9(27):183-196.

55.POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , FARZBOUD S. , PEDESTRIAN TRAFFIC ANALYSIS USING THE LEVEL OF SERVICE METHOD IN TAJRISH CENTER, SOFFEH SPRING-SUMMER 2007; 16(44):52-65.

56. POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , POURMAND HASSANALI , ZABIHI HOSSEIN , HASHEMI DEMNEH LEILA SADAT , TABAN MOHSEN, PHENOMENOLOGY OF IDENTITY AND PLACE IN HISTORICAL CONTEXT, JOURNAL OF STUDIES ON IRANIAN ISLAMIC CITY SPRING 2011; 1(3):11-20.

57.POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , MAHMOUDINEZHAD HADI , RAFIEIAN MOJTABA , ANSARI MOJTABA, PROMOTION OF ENVIRONMENTAL SECURITY AND REDUCTION OF URBAN CRIMES WITH EMPHASIS ON CPTED APPROACH, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING AND PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT (IJIE) (INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING SCIENCE) (PERSIAN) 2008; 19(6):73-82.

58. POURJAFAR, M.R., MEDGHALCHI L., SHINTOISM ASPECTS AND THEIR IMPACTS ON ARCHITECTURE OF JEPANESE SHRINS, SCIENTIFIC – RESEARCH JOURNAL, NO. 1, 2011 : 15-27.

59. POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA , VASIGH B. , STUDY OF VARIOUS LANDSCAPE ELEMENTS IN QURAN WITH RESPECT TO THE SOREH-E ALRAHMAN, BAGH-INAZAR SPRING-SUMMER 2008; 5(9):23-34.

60. POURJAFAR, MR, VASIGH B. THE WISDOM OF HEAVEN QURANIC PERSPECTIVE WITH EMPHASIS SOREH- E - ALRAHMAN, JOURNAL OF INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH QURAN., FIRST YEAR. NUMBER 1. 2008 .

61. POURJAFAR, MR, MAHMOUDINEJAD, H., ANSARI, "CARPET GARDEN" DESIGN, GOLJAM, 107-124:(8)2005

62.POURJAFAR MR., POURJAFAR ALI, COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF DESIGNING TOWERS IN ISLAMIC ARCHITECTURE: FROM QABUS-DOME TOWER IN IRAN TO KLCC IN MALAYSIA, JOURNAL OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING FALL 2010-WINTER 2011; 3(5):135-148.

63.POURJAFAR MOHAMMADREZA , LEYLIAN MOHAMMAD REZA , ABEDI MAHDIEH , RAZAVI ELHAM, RECOGNITION OF THE RURAL ARCHITECTURE OF BIOLOGICAL COMPLEXES OF PERSIAN GULF COAST IN LAFT PORT, JOURNAL OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING SPRING-SUMMER 2010; 2(4):43-59.

64.POURJAFAR M.R. , REVITALIZATIDN OF A TRADITIONAL METHOD OF WATER COLLECTION ALONG THE PERSIAN GULFE, GEOGRAPHICAL RESEARCH WINTER 2003; 17(4(67)):0-0.

65. POURJAFAR, MR, BMANYAN, M., AHMADI, F., SADEGHI, A., " SPIRITUAL IDENTITY AND THE IDEA OF A SHIITE MOSQUE IN GHODSI", SHIA STUDIES, SUMMER 1390, NO. 30

66. POURJAFAR, MR, AMIR KHANI, A., LILLIAN, MR., TRADITIONAL ARCHITECTURE OF IRANIAN WATER MILLS IN REFERENCE TO HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS AND THE CASE STUDIES, ASIAN CULTURE AND HISTORY,

67. POURJAFAR, MR, MAROFI SAKINEH, THE SOCIAL DIMENSION AS ONE OF THE HIDDENDIMENSIONS IN CONSERVATION OF URBAN AREAS, URBAN MANAGEMENT, NO. 19,

68. POURJAFAR, MR, HAGHIGHATBEEN, M., , COMPARISON OF THE TWO CITIES OF ESFAHAN AND SHAH JAHAN ABAD IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY, URBAN MANAGEMENT, NO. 20,

69. POURJAFAR, MR, MOUSAVILAR ASHRAF, "SLIM SPIRAL ROTATIONAL MOTION CHARACTERISTICS SYMBOLIZE HOLINESS, UNITY AND BEAUTY", JOURNAL OF AL-ZAHRA UNIVERSITY, FALL 2000, NO. 43

70. POURJAFAR, MR, SADEGHI, AHMADI, F., "PRINCIPLES AND CRITERIA FOR SUSTAINABLE LANDSCAPE DESIGN, LANDSCAPE RESTORATION OF NATURAL DRY FLOODWAYS OF SHIRAZ", ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, SUMMER 2010, ISSUE 4

71. POURJAFAR, MR., AMIRKHANI, A., LYLIAN, MR., ZAMANI A., KANLOO INVESTIGATING THE ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE OF ILKHANIED REIGN (WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO RABE RASHIDI ،(ACADEMIC RESEARCH, NO5،, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF

72. MR POURJAAFAR, MNTZRALHJH, RANJBAR, ECOLOGICAL EVALUATION TO DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE SCOPE OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT IN THE CITIES NEW CASE: SAHAND NEW TOWN, JOURNAL OF GEOGRAPHY AND DEVELOPMENT, UNIVERSITY OF SISTAN AND BALUCHESTAN

73.MR POURJAAFAR, MNTZRALHJH, RANJBAR, KABIRI, SAHAND NEW TOWN, AND THE PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT OF AN APPROPRIATE SCOPE FOR ITS FURTHER DEVELOPMENT, URBAN AND REGIONAL STUDIES

74.RANJBAR EHSAN , POURJAFAR MOHAMMADREZA , KHALIJI KEIVAN, INNOVATIONS IN CLIMATIC DESIGNING DUE TO THE WIND FLOWING THROUGH THE OLD BUSHEHR, BAGH-I-NAZAR SPRING 2010; 7(13):17-34.

75.TABAN MOHSEN , POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA, IDENTIFYING FACTORS RECOGNITION OF DEZFOL HISTORICAL FABRIC AND THEIR USAGE IN CITY DEVELOPMENT, URBAN MANAGEMENT WINTER 2009; 6(22):23-42.

76.TAGHVAEE, A. A., POURJAFAR, MR, HOSSEIN ABAD, RIAHI, "DEVELOPED A SOPHISTICATED MODEL FOR POTABLE WATER FOR THE CITY OF ILAM", ARMANSHAHR, NO. 6

77.YOUSEFIAN KENAR M.J. , POURJAFAR MOHAMMAD REZA, STUDYING THE DRAMATIC ASPECTS OF SUFI RITUALS IN TURKEY AND THE IMPACT OF MEVLANAS MESNEVI, HONAR-HA-YE-ZIBA WINTER 2007; -(28):115-125.

Conferences

1. POURJAFAR, M.R., TAGHVAEE, A., INDO-IRANIAN SOCIO-CULTURAL RELATIONS IN PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO MOGUL PERIOD ARCHITECTURE،CULTURAL PARALLELS: INDIA AND IRAN CONGRESS، INDIA ،ALLAHABAD, 2004

2. POURJAFAR, M.R., RATANKUMAR., WISHVAMITER, 'WATERFRONT REVITALIZATION OF SETTLEMENTS ALONG THE PERSIAN GULF IN IRAN', JAPAN-INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS CHIBA – CHIBA PREFECTURE,1990 (CONGRESS REPORT ,IFHP)

3. POURJAFAR, M.R., RATANKUMAR., WISHVAMITER, ENVIRONMENTAL CONSTRAINTS IN RECONSTRUCTION OF COASTAL SETTLEMENTS', IRANUNIVERSITY OF SHIRAZ,, THIRD INTERNATIONAL IRANIAN CONGRESS OF CIVIL ENGINEERING, SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING, UNIVERSITY OF SHIRAZ, IRAN, MAY, 14-18, 1990, (PROCEEDING), P., 16.

4. POURJAFAR, M.R., RATANKUMAR., WISHVAMITER, FEEDBACK MECHANISM: URBAN PLANNING CONSERVATION AND IMPLEMENTATION CORRELATION SHIPS', SINGAPORE, PROCEEDINGS OF INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON PROPERTY MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT AND MODERNIZATION, SINGAPORE, 7-9, MARCH, 1990, P., 442

5. POURJAFAR, M.R., RATANKUMAR., WISHVAMITER, 'ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS UNIQUE TO DEVELOPMENT OF SETTLEMENTS ALONG THE ARID COASTAL REGION OF THE PERSIAN GULF', U. O. R, INDIA, PROCEEDINGS OF INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT, U. O. R, INDIA, APRIL 5-7, 1990, P., 36

6. POURJAFAR, M.R., ' RATANKUMAR., SETTLEMENT PLANNING FOR WARDAMAGED AREAS FOR DEFENCE STRATEGY IN IRAN', IRAN-UNIVERSITY OF TEHRAN, 2 ,ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RECONSTRUCTION OF THE WAR – DAMAGED AREAS, UNIVERSITY OF TEHRAN, IRAN, 5-15, JAN. 1991, P., 41

7. POURJAFAR, M.R., ET. AL., PREPAREDNESS IN URBAN SETTLEMENT PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION OF EARTHQUAKE STRICKEN AREAS OF DEVELOPING COUNTRIES', 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RECONSTRUCTION OF THE WAR – DAMAGED AREAS,1991, TEHRAN UNIVERSITY OF IRAN

8. POURJAFAR, M.R., ET. AL., 'URBAN DESIGN AND PLANNING CRITERIA FOR HUMAN SETTLEMENTS IN SEISMIC AREAS', IRAN-TEHRAN, PROCEEDINGS OF THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DISASTER PREVENTION IN URBAN AREAS, (ICDPUA-1), TEHRAN 11-13TH, MAY, 1992, P., 37

9. POURJAFAR, M.R. 'NEIGHBORHOOD UNIT: PRECEPT AND PERFORMANCE CASE STUDY CHANDIGARH', INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND NEW TOWNS, - 1991, ISFAHAN, IRAN

10. POURJAFAR, M.R. BAGZADEH.H., 'CONSERVATION OF JAMARAN MOHALLAH IN TEHRAN AS AN URBAN CULTURAL HERITAGE', CHINA,2000 WPSC. CHINA, 11-15

11. M.R. POURJAFAR, M.R. 'URBAN DESIGN CRITERIA FOR SITE SELECTION OF TEHRAN TELECOMMUNICATION TOWER AS A CITY LANDMARK', WORLD PLANNING SCHOOL CONGENERS, 2001, CHINA

12. POURJAFAR, M.R. TAGHVAIE , A.A. 'NATURE AND DESIGN IN TRADITIONAL PERSIAN ARCHITECTURE.', NATURE AND DESIGN 2002, ITALY

13. . POURJAFAR, M.R TAGHVAEE, A.A. 'IMPACT OF LAND USE DENSITY ON QUALITY OF URBAN ENVIRONMENT', INTERNATIOAL ON URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND NEW TOWNS.

14. POURJAFAR, M.R. TAGHVAEE, A.A. 'URBAN DESIGN CRITERIA FOR EARTHQUAKE PREPAREDNESS IN ORGANIC URBAN AREAS OF TEHRAN', STREMAH 2003, GREECE

15. POURJAFAR, M.R 'MORPHOLOGY OF INDIGENOUS & CONTEMPORARY URBAN SPACES ...', GASS 3,2005, SINGAPORE ,

16. POURJAFAR, M.R. TAGHVAIE, A.A. 'INDO IRANIAN CULTURAL PARALLEL PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE', CULTURAL PARALLEL, ,2005, AHMAD ABAD, INDIA

17. M.R. POURJAFAR, M.R. BEMANIAN, M.ANSARI 'PLANING & DESIGN CRITERIA TO CONSEVE RIVERVALLEJS OF TEHRAN - CASE STUDY, DARBAND', ECOCITY 6, 2005, INDIA

18. M.R.POURJAFAR, A.POURJAFAR, 'TAJMAHAL, THE REFLECTION OF IRANIAN ISLAMIC ART AND ARCHITECTURE IN INDIAN SUBCONTINENT', 2006, INDIA

19. POURJAFAR, M.R. POURJAFAR، A., TAJMAHAL, THE REFLECTION OF IRANIAN ISLAMIC ART AND ARCHITECTURE IN INDIAN SUBCONTINENT,2006, INDIA

20. POURJAFAR, M.R. ANSARI M. ،MAJOR SIMILARITIES OF PLANNING AND DESIGN CRITERIA AT ISFAHAN AND SHAHJAHANABAD WITH EMPHASES ON THE PROCESSIONAL PATHّ،FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE FOR URBAN HERITAGE IN THE ISLAMIC COUNTRIES,2010,ARABESTAN

21. POURJAFAR, M.R. POURJAFAR A., “CONSERVATION OF TRADITIONAL ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE & BUILT ENVIRONMENT FOR UTILIZATION OF RAIN WATER ALONG THE PERSIAN GULF, CASE STUDY: BANDAR KONG،INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND WORKSHOP ON BUILT ENVIRONMENT IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES,2011, MALAYSIA

22. ' POURJAFAR, M.R.. TOWN PLANNING MEASURES FOR DISASTER MITIGATION', PROCEEDINGS OF THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DISASTER PREVENTION, 1999, TEHRAN

23. POURJAFAR, M.R. ARCHI-CULTURAL PARALLEL OF PERSIAN AND TURKISH BAZAAR ALONG THE SILK ROAD CASE STUDIES: REY, TABRIZ AND ISTANBUL BAZAAR, 2012, OSAKA, JPAN.

24. POURJAFAR, MR., NIKKHAH N., 1373, REVIEW MECHANISM OF EARTHQUAKE REGULATION (2800) & ITS GRAPHIC PRESENTATION, EXPERT REVIEW CONFERENCE 2800 LAW DESIGNED BUILDINGS AGAINST EARTHQUAKES, BUILDING AND HOUSING RESEARCH CENTER, 1993, TEHRAN – IRAN.

25. POURJAAFAR, M.R., , GRADUATE COURSE DESIGN FOR HOUSING', HOUSING DEVELOPMENT POLICY SEMINAR, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, 1994, TEHRAN, IRAN.

26. POURJAAFAR MR, 'CRITERIA FOR IDENTIFYING AND COMPILING THE NECESSARY INFORMATION ABOUT DIFFERENT TYPE OF PLANTS, IN TEHRAN', GREEN SPACE DEVELOPMENT PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS IN TEHRAN, IRAN -PAGES, JULY 1994, TEHRAN.

27. POURJAAFAR MR., 'IMPROVING THE CULTURAL AXIS – CASE STUDY: AZADI AXIS OF TEHRAN ', CONFERENCE OF THEORETICAL BASES FOR CULTURAL & HISTORIC AXIS, IRAN, 1998, QAZVIN.

PUBLISHED BOOKS IN PERSIAN:

• POURJAFAR M.R , AMIRKHANI , LEYLIAN ,CONTEMPORARY MODERN MOSQUES ARCHITECTURE, TAHAN& HELLE PRESS , 2011

• POURJAFAR M.R , VASIGH, LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE THOUGHTS OF FAR EAST ,PAIAM PRESS, 2010

• POURJAFAR M.R , MONTAZEROLHOJJAH , LANDMARKS, DEFINITIONS, TYPOLOGY, SITE SELECTION, PLANNING& DESIGN, 2010

• POURJAFAR M.R , ALAVI BELMANI, VIDEOECOLOGY IN ARCHITECTURAL AND URBAN DESIGN, ARMANSHARHR PRESS, 2012

• POURJAFAR M.R , SHAHIDI, CHURCH ARCHITECTURE, SIMAIE DANESH, 2009

• POURJAFAR M.R , MAHMOODINEJAD, URBAN DESIGN AND SOCIAL CAPITAL IN URBAN DESIGN, TAHAN& HELLE PRESS, 2009

• POURJAFAR M.R , THEORY OF CONSERVATION FOR OLD CORE AREA OF CITIES,PAIAM PRESS, 2009

• POURJAFAR M.R , ANDISHNAMEH, MINISTRY OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT PRESS, 2008

EDUCATION

PhD: Arch & Planning

MS: Urban Design

BS/BA: Architecture

RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Fine Arts
  • Architecture
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Urban Design

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Gold Medal CCA (Chandigarh, India, 1983).
  • Punjab University Medal.
  • Indian Institution of Engineer Medal in 1984.
  • Award of Distinguished:
  • Head of department in 2008.
  • Assistant prof, at university level in 1999.
  • Assistant prof, at university level in 2015.
  • Researcher at national level in Art & Arch. in Iran in 2010.
  • Prof. at national level in Art & Arch. in Iran in 2014.
  • Book published in the field of art and architecture, at national level of the year (for 5 book in 20 14 to 2016).
  • Honors & Awards for presentation of selected paper & inviter speaker paper in the field of Fine arts, arch. & Urban Design in various national and international conferences.
  • Being among 1% researcher in the field of Art and Arch., at international level in (ISC) 2017.
  • Best theoretician in the field of Islamic art and architecture, at national level in in 2019.

COLLABORATIONS

  • Collaboration with Various Municipalities
  • Central road and building research institute, I.R. Irian
  • Ministry of culture I.R. Irian
  • Ministry of Agriculture I.R. Irian
  • Islamic Housing Foundation
  • Ministry of Road, Housing & Urban Planning

EDITORSHIP

  • Editor of: Naghshe-Jahan Journal in Architecture
  • Urban Design Discourse
  • Member of various national & International Journal in Arch, & Planning