Dr. Hossein  Azarnivand

Ph.D in  Rangemanagement


Department of Reclemation of Arid &Mountain Provinces
Faculty of Natural Resources
College of Agriculture & Natural Resources,
University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran.

Phone: 0098 261 2249313
Fax: 0098 261 2249313
Email: hazar@ut.ac.ir
URL: http://can.ut.ac.ir/member/azarnivand.aspx

Academic Appointments
Education
Areas of Specialization and Research Interests
Current Teaching
Thesis Supervised
Selected Publication
Other
 
   
 Academic Appointments TOC

Education TOC
Ph.D: Rangemanagement,2005,University of Tehran,Karaj_Iran.
M.Sc: Range management,1992,University of Tarbiatmodares,Tehran_iran
B.Sc: Range & Forest,1988,University of Tehran,Karaj_Iran

Areas of Specialization and Research Interests TOC
Range management, Ecology, Botany.

Current Teaching TOC
Course TitleDegreeLevelsCourse IDCreditsSyllabusNotes
Ecological discussionPh.D   
Ecosystems of arid regionsM.Sc   
Botany of rangelandsB.Sc   GRASS1.pdf
Rangeland ecologyB.Sc   
Reclamation of RangelandsB.Sc   
Range managementB.Sc   
Medicinal plantsMSc.2  Medicial plants.pdf

Thesis Supervised TOC
Investigation on autecology of Salsola abarghuensis Assadi    more...


Selected Publication TOC
A. Journals Papers
Jafari M., M.A. Zare Chahouki, H. Azarnivand, A. Tavili, 2004. Environmental factors effects on the distribution of vegetation types in Poshtkouh rangelands of Yazd province(Iran), Journal of Arid Environments, 65(4): 627-641.   more...

Zare Chahouki M.A., M. Jafari & H. Azarnivand, 2008. Relationship between vegetation diversity and environmental factors. Journal of Pajouhesh-va-Sazandegi, 21(1): 192-199.    more...

Zare Chahouki M.A., M. Jafari, H. Azarnivand & M. Shafizadeh, 2008. Comparing modeling techniques for predicting probability of plant species in arid and semi-arid rangelands (Case study: Poshtkouh region of Yazd province). Rangeland Journal, 1(4): 342-356    more...

Azarnivand H., H. Joneidi & S. Nikoo, 2006. The study of forage quality of smirnovia iranica in different phonological stages in sandy areas-case-study. Desert, 11(1): 1-11.   more...

Jafari M., H. Azarnivand & R. Tamartash, 2000. Investigation on vagetation and soil in Ghasre-Firuzeh region for recommendation of Suitable species. Biaban, 4(1): 1-11.    more...

Azarnivand H. & H. Dasmalchi, 2000. Phenology of four species in desert of Kashan. Biaban, 5(2): 25-35.   more...

Arzani H., K. Naseri, M. Jafari, H. Tavakol & H. Azarnivand, 2000. Ecological effects of Atrilex canescens on planted areas environment in Korasan Province of Iran. Biaban, 5(1): 43-56.   more...

Jafari M., A. Nasrollahi, F. Sarmadian & H. Azarnivand, 1999. Investigation on soil properties and plant species in Vardavar-Kraj. Jouranl of Environmental Studies, 25(23) 39-48   more...

Jafari M., F. Saedian, H. Hydari, H. Azarnivand & Z. Farzaneh, 1999. Investigation on resistance to drought and efficiency of water usage in two range species, Dactylis glomerata and Eragrostis curvula. Journal of Environmental Studies, 26(25): 39-48   more...

Azarnivand H., M. Karimpour Rayhan & H. Ahmadi, 1999. Investigation on the relationship between vagetation and soil characteristics in Tabas region. Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 52(1): 1-8.   more...

Zehtabian G.H., H. Azarnivand & M.M. Sharifi Kashan, 2002. Effect of drought and salinity stress on three range species: Agropyron intermedium, Avana barbata and Panicum antidotale. Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 54(4): 421-442.   more...

Jafari M., H. Azarnivand, G.H. Zehtabian & A. Jamshidi, 2002. Effects of water quality on desertification in croplands of Damghan Kavir margin. Biaban, 7(2): 120-128.   more...

Jafari M., M.A. Zare Chahouki, H. Azarnivand, N. Baghestani & Gh. Zahedi Amiri, 2002. Relationships between Poshtkouh rangelands vegetation of Yazd province and soil properties using multivariate analysis methods. Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 55(3): 433-450.   more...

Jafari M., M.S. Ashorinehad, M. Arabkhedri, H. Azarnivand & M. Kholghi, 2003. Effects of flood collection in Bansars on soil properties. Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 55(4): 477-488.   more...

Jafari M., S.M. Chalak Haghighi & S.H.R. Habibian, 2003. Assesing some Atriplex lentiformis effects on vegetation charcteristics on planted lands. Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 56(3): 307-319.   more...

Azarniavand H., M. Jafari, M.R. Moghaddam, A. Jalili & M.A. Zare Chahouki, 2003. The effects of soil characteristics and elevation on distribution of two Artemisia species (Case study: Vard Avard, Garmsar and Semnan Rangelands). Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 56(1,2): 100-114.   more...

Azarnivand H. & Z. Jafarian Jolodar, 2003. The effect of salinity stress on germination of two species of Agropyron cristatum and A. desertorum. Biaban, 8(1): 62-86.   more...

Feiznia S., A.N. Goya, H. Ahmadi & H. Azarnivand, 2001. Investigation on desertification factors in Hossein Abade Mish Mast plain. Biaban, 6(2): 1-14.   more...

Nosrati K. & H. Azarnivand, 2002. Regional anaylsis of dorought severity-duration-return period using precipitation. Biaban, 7(1): 47-60.   more...

Jafari M., H. Azarnivand, A. Delavari, H. Arzani & M.A. Zare Chahouki, 2002. Effect of cultivation of Medicago sativa on soil fertility in Tabarian and Tavakolbagh rangelands of Khorasan province. Biaban, 7(1): 61-70.   more...

Azarnivand H. & A. Javadi, 2004. Effect of water stress on seed germination of two Agropyron species. Biaban, 8(2): 205-217.   more...

Azarnivand H., Z. Ahmadi & H. Naseri, 2004. Investigation of salinity on seed germination of two Artemisia species. Biaban, 9(2): 307.316.   more...

Karimpour Ryhan M., H. Azarnivand & N. Mashhadi, 2004. The study of vegetation cover base on sand dune dynamic (Case study: Khartooran-Semnan). Biaban, 9(2): 279-291.   more...

Jafari M., H. Azarnivand, H. Tavakoli, G.H. Zehtabian, H. Esmailzadeh, 2004. Investigation on differnt vegetation effects on sand dunes stabilization and improvement in Kashan. Pajouhesh va Sazandegi Journal, 17(3): 16-29.   more...

Azarnivand H., M. Alikhah Asl, M. Jafari, H. Dastmalchi, J. Safari & H. Joneidi, 2005. The study of phytochemical cheracters of Perovskia abrotanoides in Kashan. Biaban, 10(1): 106-115.   more...

Arzani H., S.E. Seydian, H. Azarnivand & Gh. Zahedi, 2005. Investigation on variation of composition in sand dunes of central and coastal desert (Case study: Kashan and Boshehr). Biaban, 10(1): 34-51.   more...

Zehtabian Gh., M.R. Javadi, H. Ahmadi & H. Azarnivand, 2005. Quantitative assesment of desertification intensity as a result of water resources degradation and presentation of regional desertification model in Mahan basin. Biaban, 10(1): 190-205.   more...

Zehtabian G.R., H. Azarnivand, M.R. Javadi & E. Shahriyari, 2006. The effect of salinity stress on germination of Agropyron species. Biaban, 10(2): 294-301.   more...

Arzani H., H. Azarnivand & A.A. Mehrabi, 2006. Minimum rangeland area for rural pastoralism of Markazi province. Biaban, 10(2): 312-327.   more...

Toranhzar H., M. Jafari, H. Azarnivand & M.R. Ghannadha, 2006. Investigation on relationship between soil characteristics and vegetation properties in Veshnaveh of Qom rangelands. Biaban, 10(2): 349-360   more...

Azarnivand H., K. Nosrati, E. Bijanzadeh & A. Shahbazi, 2006. Infulence of salinity and temperature on germination and growth of two Atriplex species. Biaban, 10(2): 383-398.   more...

Azarnivand H., H. Jonedi, M. Jafari & S. Nikou, 2006. The study of forage quality of Smirnovia iranica in differnt phenological stages in sandy areas (Case study: Bad-Rig Kashan). Desert Journal, 11(2): 1-10.   more...

Azarnivand H., E. Zandi Esfahani & E. Shahryari, 2006. Effect of salinity stress on germination of Haloxylon aphyllum, Seidlitzia rosmarinus and Hamada salicornica. Biaban Journal, 11(1): 178-187.   more...

Jafari M., A. Tavili, G.R. Zehtabian, G.A. Heshmati & H. Azarnivand, 2006. Biological soil crusts influence on some soil hydrologic properties (Case study: Qhra Qhir). Biaban Journal, 11(1): 43-53.   more...

Zehtabian G.R., H. Azarnivand, M. Jafari, K. Nazeri & H. Esmailzadeh, 2006. The effect of Haloxylon aphyllum and Calligonum commosum on stabilization and rehabitation of sand dunes (Case study: Reza Abad-Semnan Province)   more...

Ghorbanian D, M. Jafari, H. Azarnivand & F. Sarmadian, 2005. Variation as well as amount of mineral elements fixed by Salsola rigida and the effects on soil properties in desert regions. Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 58(2): 481-490.   more...

Teimouri A., M.R. Moghaddam, H. Heidari Sharifabad, M. Jafari & H. Azarnivand, 2005. Effect of salinity levels on seed germination in three Salsola species. Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 58(3): 701-710.    more...

Saedi K., A. Jalili, H. Azarnivand & A. Ghamari Zare, 2005. Karyotypic studies of Artemisia species in west Azarbaijan Province, Iran. Pajouhesh-va-Sazandegi Journal, 18(2): 2-10.   more...

Jafari M., H. Azarnivand, M. Souri & M. Azarnian, 2006. Study of organic matter content variation agricultural lands (Case study: Kermanshah province). Pajouhesh-va-Sazandegi Journal. 19(2): 19-33.   more...

Souri M., M. Jafari, H. Azarnivand & F. Sharifani, 2006. Study and comparison of nutient content (N,P,K) in agricultural lands and rangelands (Case study: Kermanshah province). Pajouhesh-va-Sazandegi Journal, 19(2): 41-50.    more...

Arzani H., H. Azarnivand, N. Safaian & R. Safaian, 2006. Application of nectarous plants strategies on multiple uses of rangelands programming. Agricultural Sciences and Technology, 20(4): 151-162.   more...

Teimouri A., M.R. Moghaddam, H. Heidari Sharifabad, M. Jafari & H. Azarnivand, 2006. Effect of salinity levels on seed germination in three Salsola species. Iranian Jouranl of Natural Resources, 58(3): 701-710.   more...

Javadi S.A., M. Jafari, H. Azarnivand & S.J. Alavi, 2005. An investigation on the grazing intensityeffects on variation of soil organic matter and nitrogen in Lar Rangelands. Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 58(3): 711-729.   more...

Javadi S.A. & H. Azarnivand, 2005. ZInvestigation on germination of Artemisia aucheri. Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 58(1): 209-215.   more...

Zehtabian G.R., M.R. Javadi, H. Ahmadi & H. Azarnivand, 2007. Investigation on effect of wind erosion on increasing intensity and presenting of regional desertification model in Mahan basin. Pajouhesh-va-Sazandegi Journal, 19(4): 65-83.   more...

Arzani H., H. Azarnivand, A.A. Mehrabi, A. Nikkhah & L. Fazel Dehkordi, 2007. The minimum rangeland area required for pastoralism in semnan province. Pajouhesh-va-Sazandegi Journal, 20(1): 107-113.   more...

Azarnivand H., M. Souri & V. Etemad, 2007. Effect of water stress on seed germination of Artemisia spicigera & A. fragrans. Desert Journal, 12(1): 17-22.   more...

Jafari M., M. Souri, H. Azarnivand, M. Makhdum, V. Etemad & M. Aghayi, 2007. A study of salinity variation (EC & SAR) in agricultural lands, Kermanshah Province. Desert Journal, 12(1): 39-46.   more...

Ahmadi H., D. Nikkami, H. Azarnivand & M. Mohseni Saravi, 2008. The effect of land use mangement on soil erosion decrease and watershed profit increase, Case study: Kharestan Watershed. Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 13(2): 521-527.   more...

Ahmadi H., M. Maleki, M. Jafari, J. Ghodosi, H. Azarnivand & M. Mosayebi, 2009. Quantification of qualitative geomorphology method for water reosion estimation (Case study: Three sub-watershed of Latian Dam basin). Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 61(4): 775-795.   more...

Teimouri A., M. Jafari & H. Azarnivand, 2009. Effect of proline soluble carbohydrates and water potential on resistance to salinity of three Salsola species (S. rigida S. dendroides S. richteri). Desert Journal, 14(1): 15-20.   more...

Azarnivand H., M. Alikha Asl, H. Arzani, G.R. Amin, M. Jafari & S.S. Mousavi, 2009. The variation of oil content and composition of Diplotaenia cachrydifolia Boiss. in green and dry states as a forage anti-quality factor. Iranian Journal of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, 25(1): 85-91.    more...

Jafarian Jolodar Z., H. Arzani, M. Jafari, A. Kalarestaghi, Gh. Zahedi Amiri & H. Azarnivand, 2009. Spatial distribution of soil properties using geoestatistical methods in rangelands. Iranian Journal of Rangeland, 3(1): 107-119.    more...


B. Conference Papers
Azarnivand H. & A. Nosrati, 2002. Regional analysis of severity duration and return in drought period by use of precipitation data: Case study: Atrak watershed of Iran. Conference on Soil and Groundwater Contamination and Cleanup in Arid Countries, Oman, Sultan Qaboos University.    more...

Jafari M., A. Jamshidi, H. Azarnivand & G.H. Zehtabian, 2002. Investigation on effects of irigation water quality on desertification in croplands of Damghan kavir margin in Iran. Conference on Soil and Groundwater Contamination and Cleanup in Arid Countries, Oman, Sultan Qaboos University.    more...

M.A.Zare Chahouki , M. Jafari , H.Azarnivand and M.A.Moradi, 2002. Soil and water resources management in desert ecosystems, International Conference on Soil and Groundwater Contamination and Cleanup in Arid Countries, Oman, Sultan Qaboos University.    more...

Zare Chahouki, M.A., M. Jafari, H. Azarnivand, 2002. Ordination of vegetation cover in Poshtkouh region of Yazd province and investigate of it's relationship with soil physical and chemical characteristics, the 17 th World Congress of Soil Science office, Bangkok, Thailand, 14-21 Auguest 2002.    more...

Zare Chahouki M.A., M. Jafari, H. Azarnivand, 2002. Survey of relationships between some reange plant species with physical and chemical soil characteristics in Poshtkouh rangelands of Yazd province, IRC 2oo3, Durban, South Africa.    more...

Jafari M., M. Joybari, M.A. Zare Chahouki, F. Sarmadian & H. Azarnivand, 2002. Investigation on relationship between soil characteristics with halophyte plant species in Hoz_e_Soltan region in Qom province. Conference on Soil and Groundwater Contamination and Cleanup in Arid Countries, Oman, Sultan Qaboos University.    more...

Azarnivand H. & A. Mosavinejad, 2003. Effects of range mangement plans in production, ternd and condition in rangelands (Case study: Semnan province). VII the International Rangelands Congress, Durban.   more...

Allah Moradi M., H. Azarnivand, H. Iran Nejad & M. Farazmand, 2003. Assessing effects of chemical fertilizers(N P ) on forage pruduction in a dry farming study sainfoin species. VII th International Rangelands Congress, Durban.    more...

Karimpour Rihan M., H. Azarnivand & H. Ahmadi, 2003. Determination of the role of each independent variable in the distribution of plant species in Tabas Kavir, Iran. VII th International Rangeland Congress, Durban.   more...

Zare Chahouki M.A., M. Jafari, H. Azarnivand, N. Baghestani & A. Tavili, 2003. Survey of relationships between some range plant species with physical and chemical soil characteristics in Poshtkouh rangelands of Yazd province. VII th International Rangelands Congress, Durban.    more...

Azarnivand H., 2003. Assessing effects of chemical fertilizers (N, P) on forage production in a dry farming study on sainfoin species. VII the International Rangelands Congress, Durban.   more...


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