Volume 15 (2023)
Volume 14 (2022)
Volume 13 (2021)
Volume 12 (2020)
Volume 11 (2019)
Volume 10 (2018)
Volume 9 (2017)
Volume 8 (2016)
Volume 7 (2015)
Volume 6 (2014)
Volume 5 (2013)
Volume 4 (2012)
Volume 3 (2011)
Volume 2 (2010)
Volume 1 (2009)
Monitoring the changes of vegetation phenological cycles in Ahvaz city using remote sensing images

morteza Sharif; S Attarchi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 November 2022


  The phenological cycle of plants plays an important role in the global carbon cycle. Considering the importance of the role of plants in the urban ecosystem and its role in the health of socity, it is necessary to study and monitor the phonological cycle of plants in different seasons of the year in ...  Read More

Integration of multi-sensor data and ground observations in order to improve accuracy and spatial resolution in near-surface water vapor retrieval

Mina Moradizadeh; Mohamad Reza Talari

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


  Atmospheric water vapor is a key parameter in modeling the energy balance on the earth's surface and plays a major role in keeping the temperature of the earth's atmosphere balanced. Retrieving of this parameter, as the most influential atmospheric parameter on the sensors received radiance, ...  Read More

Evaluation of Spatio-Temporal Downscaling Algorithms of MODIS Data to Sentinel- 2 Data in Different Land Cover Classes

Nahid Haghshenas; Ali Shamsoddini

Volume 15, Issue 4 , February 2024, , Pages 100-83


  Normally, images with a high resolution (temporal or spatial) are available, while there is a limitation in accessing images which are simultaneously high spatial and temporal resolution. While, in some applications, access to images with high spatial and temporal resolution is necessary. Therefore, ...  Read More

Mapping Phenological Stages of Two Rangeland Species Using MODIS Growing Degree Days in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province

Reza Jafari; Morteza Ansari; Mostafa Tarkesh

Volume 15, Issue 3 , September 2023, , Pages 83-102


  Temperature is the most important parameter for studying spatiotemporal phenological changes in plants. Thus, the current study was aimed to investigate the potential of MODIS land surface temperature (LST) data for mapping growing degree days (GDD) and different phenological stages of Bromus tomentllus ...  Read More

Detection of Rice Fields in Rasht Township Using Multi-Temporal Landsat-8 Images

Amir Hedayati; Mohammad H Vahidnia; Hosseain Aghamohammadi

Volume 14, Issue 3 , October 2022, , Pages 15-30


  Rice has become one of the most important food security items in many countries, especially Iran. In this study, a model was proposed to select Landsat-8 satellite time-series images in order to prepare a map of paddy lands. The method is based on the phenological characteristics of rice plants and annual ...  Read More

Oil Spill Detection Using MODIS and Sentinel-1 Images; A Case Study of Northern Persian Gulf

Majid H.tangestani; Marjan Karimi

Volume 14, Issue 3 , October 2022, , Pages 89-104


  In recent years, maritime and aerial surveillance have become commonplace for marine pollution control; however, these methods alone cannot provide rapid and systematic monitoring due to the limitations of weather conditions, time, and location. In this regard, satellite remote sensing can play an important ...  Read More

Assessment of Correlation between PM10 Data Measured at Ground Station of Sanandaj and AOD Data of MODIS Sensor

Mohammad hossein Gholizadeh; Jamil Amanollahi; Fardin Rahimi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2022, , Pages 51-60


  The aim of this study was to evaluate the accuracy of MODIS satellite data in monitoring aerosol (PM10 particles) to compare with ground pollution station data It was done in Sanandaj. In this case, the performance of satellite data in measuring dust particles at Sanandaj ground station is identified. ...  Read More

Anlysis of Spatiotemporal Behavior of Mashhad Metropolis’s Urban Heat Island

Moslem Torky; Seyed Abolfazl Masoodian

Volume 13, Issue 4 , February 2022, , Pages 35-50


  The expansion of urbanization and the increase of population in metropolises and the growth ofindustrial activities of cities, It has caused changes in urban area climate. One result of these changesis the city's heat islands. The city of Mashhad has also grown rapidly in recent years. This studyinvestigates ...  Read More

Analysis of Barriers to Blue Band Albedo Satellite Observations in Iran

Omid Reza Kefayat Motlagh; mahmood khosravi; Abolfazl Masoodian

Volume 13, Issue 2 , August 2021, , Pages 23-38


  Albedo is one of the parameters needed in environmental and climate studies. Therefore, examining its temporal and spatial behavior can be a tool for understanding environmental changes. The MODIS sensor produces Albedo the surface of the earth continuously on a global scale with low spatial resolution ...  Read More

Rain-Fed Wheat Area Mapping Using MODIS and Landsat Images (Case Study: Ahar City)

Amir Hossen Nazemi; Hamed Sabzchi; Aliashrafi Sadraddini; Abolfazl Majnooni Haris

Volume 12, Issue 4 , February 2021, , Pages 19-34


  Application of the remote sensing methods in crop area mapping on a large spatiotemporal scale serves is as an alternative to costly time-consuming field data gathering methods. So far, some methods have been developed for wheat and rice area mapping using the images from optical and radar sensors. Some ...  Read More

Dust Detection Using MODIS Satellite Images Using An Artificial Neural Network

Mehdi Amiri; Saif ollah Soleimani; Fakhteh Soltani Tafreshi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , May 2020, , Pages 37-54


  Dust storm increased in both spatial and temporal aspects during last decade. Middle East dust storms have caused countless social, economic and environmental damages for the residents of South and Southwest regions of Iran. MODIS satellite imagery has certain advantages, including available and useful ...  Read More

Application of Snowmelt Runoff Model Using MODIS Data (a case study: Tekab Watershed)

Zahra hemmati; Karim solaimani; Mir hasan Miryaghoubzadeh

Volume 11, Issue 2 , August 2019, , Pages 79-92


  Takab watershed basin is one of the most important basins of Lake Urmia. The basin is quite hilly and mountainous, and the runoff from its snow melting is of substantial significance. Snow accumulation in winter is considered to be crucial in the spring of the following year, and the water from snow ...  Read More

Analyzing Temporal and Spatial Variations of Surface Albedo over Sistan Plain in Eastern Iran using Satellite Remote Sensing Product of MODIS Sensor of Terra Satellite

Fateme Firozi; Taghi Tavosi; Peyman Mahmoudi; Seyed Mahdi Amir Jahanshahi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , February 2019, , Pages 69-84

  The radative energy balance received and returned from Earth planet reflects the energy available in each part of the Earth-Atmosphere system. Also, net solar radiation is the most fundamental driving force for evaporation, and all actions and reactions between the Earth's surface and the atmosphere. ...  Read More

Monitoring of temporal-spatial variations of snow cover using the MODIS image (Case Study: Kurdistan Province)

Karim Solaimani; Shadman Darvishi; Fatemeh Shokrian; mostafa rashidpour

Volume 10, Issue 3 , January 2019, , Pages 77-104

  Snow is a major source of water flow in each region. Therefore, knowledge of the spatial and temporal distribution of snow is essential for proper management of water resources in the region. Due to the severe physical conditions of mountainous environments, there is no permanent ground measurement for ...  Read More

Fusion of MODIS and OLI Images for Estimating Daily Surface Reflectance at 30m Spatial Resolution in Complex Heterogeneous Regions

M Rahimpour; N Karimi; R Rouzbahani; A Rezae

Volume 9, Issue 3 , February 2018, , Pages 71-90

  Cocurrent access to high spatial and temporal resolution imageries is essential in many studies. However, this will not be provided by using images from one sensor. To achive this goal, the incorporation of different satellites with high spatial (e.g., Landsat) and temporal (e.g., MODIS) images can be ...  Read More

Determine Potential Fishing Zones in the Persian Gulf Using Remote Sensing and GIS

, Z. Fazilatpour; , K Rangzan; G.R Eskandari,; , A Saberi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , October 2017, , Pages 37-48

  Marine environment, including the ocean and coastal areas provide enormous opportunities for the growth in fisheries and the exploitation of natural resources. Fishing is an important source for the food production industry and in Iran. Due to the high demand to find fish resources, data from satellites ...  Read More

The Effect of Atmospheric Moisture on the Estimation of the Temperature Inversion Characteristics from MODIS Images

H Kachar; M.R Mobasheri; A.A Abkar; M Rahimzadegan

Volume 7, Issue 2 , November 2015, , Pages 35-53

  Increase of temperature with height in the troposphere is called temperature inversion. Parameters such as strength and depth are characteristics of temperature inversion. Inversion strength is defined as the temperature difference between the surface and the top of the inversion and the depth of inversion ...  Read More

Evaluation of Different Parametric Situations on Satellite SEBAL, METRIC and TVT Methods on Estimation of Actual Evapotranspiration in the Northern Ahwaz Study Region

H Taji

Volume 7, Issue 2 , November 2015, , Pages 89-106

  Remote sensing (RS) data is widely applied for estimation of actual evapotranspiration (ETa) and different methods are also developed in this regard. Among them, SEBAL and METRIC as energy balance models and TVT as vegetation-based have received more attentions. However, they are based on some parameters ...  Read More

Introducing a Method for Replacement of MODIS Measured Radiance Fluxes Using Modified CRTM Model at the Local Scale
Volume 6, Issue 2 , August 2014

  In this study, a method for replacing MODIS measured flux densities using CRTM is introduced. For this, the Radiosonde measured temperature profiles in Bandar-abbass synoptic station along with night time flux densities measure by MODIS sensor on board of Aqua platform for the deep water region in the ...  Read More

Snow covered surfaces show enormous variations in time and consequently need to be monitored using images with relatively high temporal resolution. For this MODIS sensor on board of Terra/Aqua is suitable. Different parameters affect the accuracy of Snow
Volume 6, Issue 1 , April 2014

  Snow covered surfaces show enormous variations in time and consequently need to be monitored using images with relatively high temporal resolution. For this MODIS sensor on board of Terra/Aqua is suitable. Different parameters affect the accuracy of Snow Covered Surface estimation (SCS) where the surface ...  Read More