Research

Some of Completed/Ongoing Research/Guideline Projects:

2012-ongoing     PI, Guideline for water resources atlas, Office of Standards, Water Resources Management Org.

2012-ongoing     PI, Guideline for evapotranspiration measurement and estimation, Office of Standards, Water Resources Management Org.

2009-2012      CO-PI, Guideline for probable maximum precipitation (PMP) determination, Office of Standards, Water Resources Management Org.

2009-2012     PI, Guideline for probable maximum flood (PMF) estimation, Office of Standards, Water Resources Management Org.

2006-2008     Principle Investigator (PI), Regional analysis of stream suspended sediment load, Water Resources Management Org.

2006-2009     PI, Guideline for spatial distribution of meteorological parameters, Office of Standards, Water Resources Management Org.

2005-2006     PI, Drought analysis for Khorassan province, Deputy of Agricultural Production, Ministry of Agriculture.

2003-2006     PI, Investigation of digital elevation model (DEM) derivation techniques for applications in engineering hydrology, SCWMRI.

2002-2006     PI, Development of a comprehensive technique for distributed flood source zonation in watersheds, SCWMRI.

2001-2004     Senior Specialist and Co-PI, Study of spatial distribution of black rain and pollutants due to 1991 Kuwaiti oil well fires, Groundwater Pollution Monitoring Project, Funded by UNCC, Part of the country claim on environmental damages caused by Kuwait well fires.

2001-2004     PI, Development of stream transposition algorithms based on mapping of regional flood frequency models in GIS, SCWMRI.

2001-2003     PI, Derivation of a non-linear unit hydrograph for flood design, Research Affairs Deputy, Water Resources Management Org.

2001-‏2002     PI, Design criteria of laboratory rainfall simulator consistent with Iran’s climate condition, SCWMRI.

1999-2002     PI, Development of an applied runoff hydrograph estimation technique for ungauged watersheds, SCWMRI.

1999-2002     PI, Derivation of terrain-based hydrologic indices using GIS, Research Affairs Deputy, Water Resources Management Org.

1998-2002     Principle Investigator (PI), Development of a national hydraulic and hydrologic mathematical watershed model, National Project, National Research Council.

1998-2002     PI, Feasibility of integrating MODFLOW groundwater model within the flood spreading modeling system SCWMRI.