Prof. Dr. Jahangir  Feghhi

Professor in  Forest Management Planning and FIS/GIS


Department of Forestry and Forest Economics
Faculty of Natural Resources
College of Agriculture & Natural Resources,
University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran.

Phone: 0098 26 32223044
Fax: 0098 26 32249312
Email: jfeghhi@ut.ac.ir
URL: http://can.ut.ac.ir/member/feghhi.aspx

Academic Appointments
Education
Areas of Specialization and Research Interests
Current Teaching
Thesis Supervised
Selected Publication
Other
 
   
 Academic Appointments TOC
AppointmentsDurationAcademic Center
Vice Dean2017-2020International Desert Research Centre, University of Tehran
Scientific Deputy Dean2011-2014Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran
Deputy Dean for Research2005-2008Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran
Head of Department1998-2000Department of Foresty and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran

Education TOC
Ph.D: 1997, Forest Management Planning and Forest/Geographic Information System, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland
M.Sc: 1990, Forest Management Planning, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran
B.Sc: 1985, Forest and Rangeland Management, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran. (Note: the University was closed from 1980 to 1983 during the revolution).

Areas of Specialization and Research Interests TOC
Sustainable Forest Management (SFM)
Spatial Forest Planning
Forest Information System
Geographic Information System
Land-use Planning
Urban Forestry

Current Teaching TOC
Course TitleDegreeLevelsCourse IDCreditsSyllabusNotes
Forestry IIForestryBSc72020903
Forest Management PlanForestryBSc72021453
Principle of Remote SensingRangeland and Watershed ManagementBSc72200833
Sustainable Forest Management PlanningForestryMSc72022152
Evaluation of Forest Management PlansForestryMSc72022582
Natural Resources Information SystemForestryMSc72022562
Simulation and Decision making in ForestryForestryMSc-3
System Engineering and System ThinkingForestryMSc-2
Forestry IForestryBSc 3

Thesis Supervised TOC
Jahani, A. (2010). Forest management plan for multiple use(harvesting, ecotourism, protection) (Case study: Patom District of Kheyrud Forest ), MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran    more...

Mehrabanfar Z. (2010). Investigation quantitative forest structure using full callipering inventory and circular sample plot in part and parcel. (Case study: Gorazbon compartment, Kheyrud forest), MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Karami A. (2010). Investigation on the metrics of the forest regeneration patches for sustainable forest management (SFM), MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Haghsetan A. (2010). Effect of pattern of rural settements on changes of forest area using aerial photos (Case study: Kohgloye county, Kohgiloye & boyrahmad province), MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Goushegir, S. Z. (2009). Development of sustainable forest management plan from forest conservation and wood production perspective, MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Rashidi, A. (2009). Evaluation of Ecotourism in the forest surrounding Zeribar wetland using Geographic Information System (GIS), MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Pirbavaghar, M. (2009). Designing Mechanized Forest Harvesting Decision Support System (Skidding), PHD thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Soosani, J. (2009). Visualization and Monitoring of forest cover changes in Zagros forests ( Case study: Kakareza forests in Khorramabad city), PHD thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Erfanifard, J. (2008). Studying the ability of aerial photographs in collecting the information needed in planning in Zagros Forests, PHD thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Mohammadi Nasrabadi, H. (2008). Productivity evaluation of skidder to determine the economic skidding distance in two directions (Case study: Timberjack 450C in Kheirood Forest), MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Pirmohammadi, Z. (2008). Ecological capability evaluation and preparation of forest management plan for ecotourism in Lorestan (Case study: Kakareza Forest), MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Akbari, S. (2008). Comparing biodiversity (woody plants) of major forest communities in Patom district of Kheirood Forest, MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Poorzadi, M. (2008). Monitoring of land use changes (emphasizing on Forestry) in northern Karoon water catchment using RS/GIS, MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Teimouri, S. (2007). Investigation of the urban forestry situation and its potential by GIS (Case study: Tehran), MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...

Dadrast, M. J. (2000) Monitoring Landuse changes in Doroughzan Catchment of Fars by RS/GIS, MS thesis, Department of Forestry and Forest Economics, Faculty of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran   more...


Selected Publication TOC
A. Journals Papers
Salehnasab A., J. Feghhi, A. Danekar, J. Soosani, A. Dastranj, 2016. Forest park site selection based on a Fuzzy analytic hierarchy process framework (Case study: the Galegol Basin, Lorestan province, Iran), Journal of Forest Science, 62(6): 253–263   more...

Zare, S., M. Namiranian, J. Feghhi, H. Shabanali Fami, 2015. Factors encouraging and restricting participation in urban forestry (Case study of Tehran, Iran), Arboricultural Journal, 37(4): 224-237   more...

Sakieh , Y., B. Jabbarian Amiri, A. Danekar, J. Feghhi, S. Dezhkam, 2015. Scenario-based evaluation of urban development sustainability: an integrative modeling approach to compromise between urbanization suitability index and landscape pattern, Environ Dev Sustain, 17(6): 1343-1365   more...

Sakieh , Y., B. Jabbarian Amiri, A. Danekar, J. Feghhi, S. Dezhkam, 2015. Simulating urban expansion and scenario prediction using a cellular automata urban growth model, SLEUTH, through a case study of Karaj City, Iran, J Hous and the Built Environ, 30(4): 591-611   more...

Mafi Gholami, D. J. Feghhi, A. Danehkar, N. Yarali, 2015. Prioritizing Stress and Disturbance Affecting Mangrove Forest Using Fuzzy Analitical Hierarchy Process (FAHP). Case Study: Mangrove Forest of Hormozgan Province, Iran, Advances in Environmental Sciences, 7(3): 442-459   more...

Mafi Gholami, D. J. Feghhi, A. Danehkar, N. Yarali, 2015. Classification and Priorition of Negative Factors Affecting on Mangrove Forest Using Delphi Method (A Case Study: Mangrove Forest of Hormozgan Province, Iran), Advances in Bioresearch, 6(3): 78-92   more...

Kiyani, V., A. Alizadeh, J. Feghhi & A. Nazari, 2014. Evaluation of land use/cover change in the taleghan watershed, iran, using landscape metrics, Malaysian Journal of Remote Sensing & GIS, 3(1): 10-20   more...

Karami, A., K. Sefidi & J. Feghhi, 2014. Structure and spatial pattern of land uses patches in the Zagros Mountains region in the west of Iran, Biodiversitas, 15(1): 53-59   more...

Henareh Khalyani J., M. Namiranian , S. M. Heshmatol Vaezin, J. Feghhi, 2014. Development and evaluation of local communities incentive programs for improving the traditional forest management: A case study of Northern Zagros forests, Iran, Journal of Forestry Research, 25(1): 205-210, DOI 10.1007/s11676-013-0399-9   more...

Aghnoum, M., J. Feghhi, M. F. Makhdoum & B. Jabbarian Amiri, 2014. Assessing the Environmental Impacts of Forest Management Plan Based on Matrix and Landscape Degradation Model, Journal of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (JAST), 16: 841-850   more...

Jahani, A., J. Feghhi, M. F. Makhdoum, M. Omid, 2014. Optimized forest degradation model (OFDM): an environmental decision support system for environmental impact assessment using an artificial neural network, Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 59(2): 222-224   more...

Karami A., K. Sefidi, J. Feghhi, M. R. Marvie Mohadjer, 2013. Spatial distribution of regeneration patches in old growth beech forests in northern Iran, Forestry Studies/ Metsanduslikud Uurimused, 57: 5-16, DOI 10.2478/v10132-012-0006-4   more...

Aleemahmoodi Sarab S., J. Feghhi, H. Goshtasb, 2013. Determining the main parameters affecting on forest fire using MLP neural network (Forests of Western Iran: Izeh), Intl. J. of Mol. Evol. and Biodivers., 3(4): 15-23   more...

Henareh Khalyani J., S. M. Heshmatol Vaezin, M. Namiranian, J. Feghhi, V. Khodayee Tehrani, 2012. Local communities incentive programs for forest conservation (Case study of Northern Zagros forests, Kurdistan Province, West of Iran), Journal of University of Duhok, 15(1): 241 - 24   more...

Gharehaghaji M., A. Alizadeh Shabani, J. ‎Feghhi, A. Danehkar, M. Kaboli, & S. Ashrafi, 2012. Effects of landscape context on bird species abundance of tree fall gaps in a temperate deciduous forest of Northern Iran, Forest Ecology and Management, 5(267): 182-189   more...

Bavaghar M. P., H. Sobhani, J. Feghhi, A. A. Darvishsefat & M. R. Marvi Mohajer, 2010. Comprehensive Productivity Models for Tracked and Wheeled Skidders in the Hyrcanian Forests of Iran, Research Journal of Forestry, 4(2): 65-71   more...

Jourgholami M.‎,‎ B. ‎Majnounian,‎ J. ‎Feghhi & R. M. Visser, 2010. Timber extraction with mules: A case study in the Hyrcanian Forest, ‎African Journal of Agricultural Research‎,‎ 5‎(‎22): ‎3108‎-‎3115   more...

Nouri, Z., J. Feghhi, & S. J. Alavi, 2009. Investigation on the sustainability of tree species diversity using common sample plots in forest management planning (Case study: Gorazbon district, Kheyroud Forest), Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 61 (4): 909-919 (in Persian)   more...

Teimoori, S., J. Feghhi, Y. Erfanifard, & M. Sharifi, 2009. Investigation on the current status and the potential of urban parks with GIS, Research Journal of Environmental Sciences, Academic Journals INC, New York, USA, 3 (1): 29 - 40   more...

Goushegir, S. Z. & J. Feghhi, 2009. An entity-relationship model for Forest Management unit (Case study: Kheirood Forest), Journal of Applied Sciences, Asian Network for Scientific Information, 9 (3): 578 - 582   more...

Erfani Fard. J., J. Feghhi, M. Zobeiri, & M. Namiranian, 2009. Spatial pattern analysis in Persian Oak (Quercus brantii var. persica) forests on B&W aerial photographs, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 150 (1-4): 251-259   more...

Puya K.‎,‎ B. Majnounian‎,‎ J. Feghhi,‎ M. Lotfalian,‎ & E. Abdi‎,‎ 2009. The efficiency of Backmund method for evaluation of forest road networks with regard to capabilities of wheeled skidders in ground skidding method", ‎Iranian Journal of Forest‎,‎1‎‎(1)‎: 35‎-‎43‎ (in Persian)   more...

Behjou F. K.‎,‎ B. Majnounian‎,‎ J. Dvorak‎,‎ M. Namiranian‎,‎ A. Saeed‎,‎ & J. Feghhi‎,‎ 2009. Productivity and cost of manual felling with a chainsaw in Caspian forest, ‎Journal of forest science‎,‎ 55‎,‎(2)‎, ‎96‎-‎100‎   more...

Soosani, J., M. Zobeiri, & J. Feghhi, 2009. Application of aerial photographs and satellite images for visualization of forest cover changes Case study Zagros forests Iran, Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 17 (2): 237-250 (in Persian)   more...

Majnounian B., M. Jougholami, M. Zobeiri, & J. Feghhi, 2009. Manual felling productivity and costs in single selection method (Case study: Namkhaneh District, Kheyrud Forest), Journal of Forest and Wood Products, 62 (1): 109-121 (in Persian)   more...

Goushegir Z‎,‎ J. Feghhi‎,‎ M. R. Marvi Mohajer ‎& M. Makhdoum, 2009. Criteria and indicators of monitoring the sustainable wood production and forest conservation using AHP (Case study Kheyrud educational and research forest), ‎African Journal of Agricultural Research‎,‎ 4‎(‎10): ‎1041‎-‎1048   more...

Goushegir S. Z.‎ & J. Feghhi‎,‎ 2009. A concept of Forest Information System in Hyrcanian Forests (Case study Kheyrud Forest), ‎Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences‎,‎ 4(8): ‎2176‎-‎2181   more...

Salman Mahini, A., J. Feghhi, A. Nadali, & B. Riazi, 2009. Tree cover change detection through Neural Network classification using Landsat TM & ETM+ Images in Golestan Province, Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 16 (3): 495-505 (In Persian)   more...

Joor Gholami, M., B. Majnounian, M. Zobeiri, & J. Feghhi, 2008. Evaluation of production and costs of mule logging in down and up slopes (Case study: Kheyrud Forest), Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 61 (3): 625-636 (in Persian)   more...

Erfani Fard. J., J. Feghhi, M. Zobeiri, & M. Namiranian, 2008. Comparison of two distance methods for forest spatial pattern analysis (Case study: Zagros forests of Iran), Journal of Applied Sciences, Asian Network for Scientific Information, 8 (1): 152-157   more...

Roudgarmi, P., M. Monavari, J. Feghhi, J. Nouri & N. Khorasani, 2008. Environmental impact prediction using remote sensing images, Journal of Zhejiang University - Science A, Zhejiang University Press, co-published with Springer-Verlag GmbH, 9 (3): 381-390   more...

Erfani Fard, J., M. Zobeiri, J. Feghhi, & M. Namiranian, 2008. Studying the Spatial Pattern of Trees in Zagros Forests, Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 60 (4): 1319-1328 (in Persian)   more...

Pirbavaghar, M., H. Sobhani, J. Feghhi, A. A. Darvishsefat & M. R. Marvi Mohajer, 2008. The investigation of production rate and cost of Timberjack-450C in two skidding direction in combined harvesting system, Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 15 (4): 374-385 (In Persian)   more...

Nooki, Y., M. Zobeiri, & J. Feghhi, 2008. Application of Transect sampling in Khalkhal protected forests, Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 60 (4): 1343-1355 (in Persian)   more...

Nikouyi, M., H. Sobhani, B. Majnounian, M. R. Marvi Mohajer & J. Feghhi, 2008. Study the Felling Production Cost By Chainsaw Crew in Asalem Forest at Guilan Province, Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 60 (4): 1357-1371 (in Persian)   more...

Teimouri, S., J. Feghhi, & M. Sharifi, 2008. Green space estimation using IKONOS imageries, Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 16 (2): 292-303 (In Persian)   more...

Shamekhi, T., J. Feghhi, H. Mohammadi, A. Soltani, & A. Feizenowroozi, 2008. The Proposed Visions, Strategies and Activities of Forest Management in Zagros Region, Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 61 (4): 361-374 (in Persian)   more...

Erfani Fard, J., J. Feghhi, M. Zobeiri & M. Namiranian, 2007. Determining suitable area and shape of sample plot for crown cover estimation using forest simulation in Zagros Region, Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 14 (4): 360-370 (In Persian)   more...

Erfani Fard, Y., M. Zobeiri, J. Feghhi & M. Namiranian, 2007. Estimation of Crown Cover on Aerial Photographs using Shadow Index (Case study: Zagros Forests, Iran), Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 15 (3): 278-288 (in Persian)   more...

Mashhadi, N., H. Ahmadi, M. R. Ekhtesasi, S. Feiznia & J. Feghhi, 2007. Analysis of sand dunes to determine wind direction and detect sand source sites (case study: Khartooran Erg, Iran), Biaban (desert journal), 12 (1): 69-75   more...

Javanshir, A., S. J. Seyfabadi, G. Bachelet & J. Feghhi, 2007. Impact of two parasitic trematodes, Meiogymnophallus minutus and Himasthla spp., on the growth of cockle, Cerastoderma edule, Iranian Journal of Fisheries Sciences, 6 (2); 33-58   more...

Maleknia, R., M. Namiranian & J. Feghhi, 2006. Investigation on the effective factors in agricultural lands selection in Zagros forest and their influence on forest stands status (Case study: cheshmeh Khazaneh rural boundary – Ilam, Forest & Rangeland, 71: 22-25 (In Persian)   more...

Soltani Largani, A., J. Feghhi, 2006. A Method of calculating surface area using the Geographical Information System (GIS), Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 59 (3): 603-612 (In Persian)   more...

Alijanpoor, A., M. Zobeiri, M. R. Marvi Mohajer, N. Zargham & J. Feghhi, 2004. A comparison of Forest Stand Quantitative Factors in Protected and Nonprotected Areas in Arasbaran Forests, Iranian Journal of Natural Resources, 57 (3): 447-453 (In Persian)   more...

Mulhauser, B., V. Barbezat & J. Feghhi, 2003. La diversité des structures forestières, élément essential de l'habitat de la gelinotte des bois BONASA BONASIA en pâturage boise, Cas modèle du communal de la Sagne (canton de Neuchâtel, Suisse), Bulletin de la société neuchâtelois des sciences naturelles, Suisse; 126 (2); 135-150   more...

Feghhi J, 1998. Information and Meta-information needs for the forest planning with regard to a Forest Information System, Beiheft Schweiz. Z. Forstwes. 85, Ph.D Thesis, Zurich, 191 pp   more...


B. Conference Papers
Imani Harsini J., M. Kaboli, J. Feghhi, A. Taherzadeh, M. Khosravipouya, 2012. Trend monitoring of the landuse/landcover changes in Bahar City with use of RS and GIS, Biodiversity in Zagros Region Iran, 5 May, 2012   more...

Zahedi Amiri G., Z. Pirmohammadi & J. Feghhi‎,‎ ‎2010. Gradient analyses of tree density crown/cover and its relationships to environmental variables in the Zagros forests of Iran, XXIII IUFRO World Congress Forests for the Future: Sustaining Society and the Environment, ‎South Korea‎,‎ 23-28 August, 2010   more...

Shamekhi T.‎,‎ J. Feghhi‎,‎ A. Soltani, H. Mohammadi Kangarani & A. Feiz Noroozi‎, ‎2010. The development of visions strategies and activities for better management of Zagros forests in Iran, XXIII IUFRO World Congress Forests for the Future: Sustaining Society and the Environment, ‎South Korea‎,‎ 23-28 August, 2010   more...

Shamekhi T.‎,‎ J. Feghhi‎,‎ H. Mohammadi,‎ & A. Soltani‎,‎ 2009. A participatory approach to Propose the Visions‎,‎ Strategies and Activities of Forests in Iranian Zagros Region‎,‎ WFC2009‎-‎XIII WORLD FORESTRY CONGRESS‎,‎Argentina‎,‎ 18-23 October, 2009   more...

Maleknia R‎,‎ J. Feghhi,‎ M. Makhdoum‎,‎ M. Zobeiri &‎ M. R. Marvi Mohajer 2009. Determination of Priority of Forest Functions for Strategic Forest Planning using AHP,‎ XXXIII CIOSTA CIGR V Conference 2009‎, ‎Italy‎,‎2009‎,‎06‎,‎17‎-‎19   more...

Pirbavaghar M‎.,‎ H. Sobhani‎,‎ J. Feghhi‎,‎ A. A. Darvishsefat‎, & M. R. Marvi Mohajer‎ 2008.‎ Improving forest harvesting Operation through timber extraction machines management using DSS‎, ‎4th GIS Conference along with ISPRS workshop on Geoinformation and Decision Suppot System‎,‎Islamic Republic Of Iran‎,‎2008‎,‎01‎,‎06‎-‎07    more...

Maleknia, R., M. Namiranian, J. Feghhi & R. Azizi, 2007. Study of distribution of coppice and high stands in traditional forest management : Case study west forest of Iran, Proceeding of 6TH annual international conference and exhibition on geographical information technology and applications, Map Asia 2007, Natural Resources and Environment, Malaysia and Patron, 14 – 16 August 2007, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   more...

Javanshir A., M. Jandaghi & J. Feghhi, 2006. The assessment of Anodonta cygnea (Unionidae) capability in urban wastewater biological treatment (an open system approach), Proceeding of international conference on Present state and ways of improvement of scientific investigations in the caspian basin, Federal Fisheries Agency, RAS Scientific Council, 16-18 May 2006, Astrakhan, Russia   more...

Javanshir A., M. Moghim & J. Feghhi, 2006. Stock status of Persian Sturgeon Acipenser persicus Borodin, 1897 along the Iranian coast of the Caspian Sea, Proceeding of international conference on Present state and ways of improvement of scientific investigations in the caspian basin, Federal Fisheries Agency, RAS Scientific Council, 16-18 May 2006, Astrakhan, Russia   more...

Maleknia, R., J. Feghhi & M. Namiranian, 2006. Effects of farming in understory on species composition of forest (case study west forests of iran), Proceeding of 1st European Congeress of Conservation Biology “Diversity for Europe”, 22-26 August 2006, Eger, Hungary   more...

Maleknia, R., M. Namiranian & J. Feghhi, 2006. Studying Effective factors in selection of understory farming, Proceeding of 5TH annual international conference and exhibition on geographical information technology and applications, Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Map Asia, 29 August – 1 September, 2006, Bangkok, Thailand   more...

Saroei, S., A. A. Darvishsefat & J. Feghhi, 2001. Possibility of classification of forest density using satellite data in Zagros Mountain Forests, Proceeding of international conference on Spatial Information Technology / Remote Sensing and GIS (ICORG 2000), volume-II, 2-5 February 2001, Hyderabad, India   more...


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