Original Research Paper Architecture
Flow Simulation in Sudden Dam Break using Artificial Dissipation for Solution of Depth Average Equations in NASIR Educational Virtual Workshop

S.R. Sabbagh Yazdi; A. Mohammadi Kordkhili

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2008, Pages 201-208


  NASIR software has served Civil Engineering M.Sc. students as an educational virtual workshop and played an important role on promotion of their academic knowledge and computational skills. In this paper, the option of Artificial Dissipation is used to stabilize the central Finite Volume solution of ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Architecture
Disaster Management and Post-Earthquake Assessment of Building Damage Procedure

A. Vatani Ouskouii

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2008, Pages 209-224


  Perdition of location and occurring time of earthquake is impossible. It is realities that in each every year’s earthquake are occurred and it effects the natural environment. Of course, reduction of hazard from earthquake risk is possible. Post earthquake assessment some time needs hundred or ...  Read More

Original Research Paper TVET
Effect of Hot Work on Properties of Nickel Based IC-221M Alloy

M. Hadi; A.R. Kamali; S.M.M. Hadavi

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2008, Pages 225-232


  In this study, effect of hot work on microstructure and mechanical properties of nickel based alloy NiAl8Cr8MoZrB (IC-221M) was investigated. For this purpose, four types of hot work processes at 1000 and 1100 °C with various apply strain were done. Also two types of two stage hot work processes ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Architecture
Application of Smart Growth Strategies to Tackle the Effects of Urban Sprawl in the City of Yazd

M. Abbaszadegan; B. Rostam Yazdi

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2008, Pages 233-248


  The fast growth of Iran’s population in the 20th century especially during the 80’s and due to the modern viewpoints, caused an unprecedented urban growth.  The growth pattern in some cities was scattered and wasted much agricultural land as well as natural resources in the urban fringe.  ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Educational Management
The Effect of Administrators' Educational and Empirical Background on Their Style in Conflict Management from the Teachers Point of View

M. Niknami; Z. Moshfeghi; M. Moshfeghi

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2008, Pages 249-265


  This study was aimed to investigate the effect of on the job training , field of study , degree and years of experience on the administrators' conflict management style in the Girls' High schools and Pre – university schools in Shiraz Educational District  Number one in 1386- 87. The method ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Electronic learning- virtual
Investigation into the Role of Information and Communication Technology at University's Education

L. Pour Mohammad Baqer; E. Pour Mohammad Baqer

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2008, Pages 267-275


  It is certain that the present world, in fact the world of information technology and the world of hasty history, is different because of changes. Education systems in society and university are not detached from other sociable and national organizations and from extensive international changes in global ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Electronic learning- virtual
Faculty Members’ Attitudinal Challendes to E- Learning

B. Saleh Sadeghpour; S. Mirzaei

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2008, Pages 277-287


  The present research tries to investigate the attitudes of Faculty members who adopt traditional, distance or both educational systems towards e learning. The ex post facto method was used in this study and population of the survey included faculty members of Basic Sciences and Technology Universities ...  Read More