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Personal Details:

Amir Shakibamanesh, PhD

Assistant Professor of Urban Design

Department of Urban Planning and Design, School of Architecture and Urban Studies, Tehran Art University.

Birth Date:29/03/1984

Address: Bagh-e Melli College, No. 58, Sakhai St, Tehran, Iran.

Postal Code: 11368 13518

Fax: +98262518835

Email:  shakibamanesh@iust.ac.ir

 

Education and Qualifications:

  • Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran

PhD in Urban Design(2010- 2013)

Thesis Title: The Effects of Spatial Configuration and Physical Structure on Pedestrians’ Subjective Experience of Time Perception Using Virtual Reality

  • Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran

MA in Urban Design, September (2006- 2008)

Dissertation Title: Promoting City Centers Quality by Using Special Urban Design Guidelines

  • University of Urmia, Urmia, Iran

BA in Urban Planning Degree, September (2002- 2006)

Dissertation Title: Urban Districts in Iran

 

 Teaching Experience:

A: Master of Urban Design

- Urban Studies Studio 5 (Land Preparation and Development), Department of Urban Planning and Design, School of Architecture and Urban Studies, Tehran Art University, Tehran, Iran (2013-2014).

- Urban History, Department of Urban Planning and Design, School of Architecture and Urban Studies, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran (2013-2014).

- Urban Design Studio 2 (Regional Design), Department of Urban Design, University of Tabriz Islamic Arts, Tabriz, Iran (2013-2014).

- Urban Space, Form and Shape Analysis, Department of Urban Design, University of Tabriz Islamic Arts, Tabriz, Iran (2013-2014).

- Cognition and analyzing Urban Open Spaces, Department of Urban Planning, University of Tehran, Aras Campus, Jolfa, Iran (2013-2014).

 

B: Bachelor of Urban Design and Architecture

- English for Urban Designers and Planners, Department of Urban Planning and Design, School of Architecture and Urban Studies, Tehran Art University, Tehran, Iran (2013-2014).

- Urban Studies studio 3 (Neighborhood Design), Department of Urban Planning and Design, School of Architecture and Urban Studies, Tehran Art University, Tehran, Iran (2012-2013).

- Urban Utilities and Infrastructures, Department of Urban Planning and Design, School of Architecture and Urban Studies, Tehran Art University, Tehran, Iran (2013-2014).

- Perception and Presentation of Urban Environment, Department of Architecture, University of Tabriz Islamic Arts, Tabriz, Iran (2010- 2014).

- Architectural Presentation, Department of Architecture, University of Tabriz Islamic Arts, Tabriz, Iran (2012- 2013).

- Urban History, Department of Urban Studies, Islamic Azad University, Salmas Branch, Salmas, Iran (2010).

- Urban Studies Studio (1, 2, 3 and 4), Department of Urban Studies, Islamic Azad University, Salmas Branch, Salmas, Iran (2010-2013).

- Urban Studies Studio (2 and 3), Department of Urban Studies, School of Art, Urmia University, Urmia, Iran (2010-2011).

 

C: Bachelor of Virtual Reality and Multimedia

- Virtual Reality Studio 1 (Creating Virtual Spaces in According to Achieve Different Human Senses), Department of Multimedia, University of Tabriz Islamic Arts, Tabriz, Iran (2010-2014).

D: Dissertations Advisor

- Studying the Potentialities of Monumental Buildings for Creating Virtual fantasy Spaces, by: Ali Moslemi, Department of Multimedia, University of Tabriz Islamic Arts, Tabriz, Iran (2013).

- Analyzing the Virtual Spaces Background Effect in Users Sense of Fear, by: Kianoosh Karimi, Department of Multimedia, University of Tabriz Islamic Arts, Tabriz, Iran (2013).

- Using Citizens Participation in Promoting Urban Management, by: Mandana Esmailpour, Department of Urban Studies, School of Art, Urmia University, Urmia, Iran (2011).

- Promoting Neighborhoods Identity (Case Study: Tandirchilar Neighborhood in Urmia City), by Shiva Nazari, Department of Urban Studies, School of Art, Urmia University, Urmia, Iran (2010).

- Improving Urban Spaces by Using Place Making Approach in Urban Design (Case Study: Ghods City), by: Mojtaba Hasanzade, Department of Urban Studies, School of Art, Urmia University, Urmia, Iran (2010).

- Design Guidelines for Children Parks, by: Ebad Shaddel, Department of Urban Studies, School of Art, Urmia University, Urmia, Iran (2010).

- Etc

 

 Research Interests:

- Low Impact Development (LID)

- Low Impact Urban Design and Development (LIUDD)

- Urban Visualization

- Urban Space Interactive Simulations

- Urban Modeling

- Virtual Reality & Urban Studies

- Augmented Reality & Urban Studies

- Urban Spatial Structure

 

Publications:

A: Books (Written)

- Shakibamanesh, Amir and Ghorbanian, Mahshid. (2014),”City Center; From Theory to Urban Design Guidelines” (in Persian), Tahan Press, Tehran, Iran.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir and Fesharaki, Javad. (2011),” Urban Design with Passive Defense Consideration (in Persian), Boostane Hamid Press, Tehran, Iran.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir,  Khaksari, Ali and Ghorbanian, Mahshid. (2006),”Urban Districts in Iran (in Persian), Second Edition, Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies Press, Tehran, Iran.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir and Ghorbanian, Mahshid. (2006),”Planning Environmental Conditions; Principles of Urban Climatology” (in Persian), Fifth Edition, Tahan Press, Tehran, Iran.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2005),”Fundamentals and Principles of Color Design in Architecture and Urban Design (in Persian), Fifth Edition,  Helleh Press, Tehran, Iran.

B: Book (Translated)

- Shakibamanesh, Amir and Behzadfar, Mostafa. (2010), “Creating a Vibrant City Center”, by Cy Paumier, Iran Science and Technology University Press, Tehran, Iran.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2007), “Graphics for Urban Design“, by Bally Meeda et al, Tahan Press, Tehran, Iran.

 C: Refereed Publications

- Shakibamanesh, Amir, Ghorbanian, Mahshid, Nazari, Selda. (2014), “Railway and Subway Design Considerations: Toward Secure Urban Designin Terms of Passive Defense“, International Journal of Academic Research (ISI degree), Vol 6, No 1.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir, Behzadfar, Mostafa, Alalhesabi, Mehran. (2012), “Modern Techniques in Urban Design Researches; Evolution from 3D Digital Models to Virtual Reality“, Science Series Data Report (ISI degree), Vol 4, No 3.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir, Behzadfar, Mostafa. (2014), “Investigation on Philosophy of Place Phenomenology; Analytical Exploration of David Seamon’s Viewpoints about Home as a Place“, (in Persian), Hoviate Shahr Journal (Islamic Azad University Scientific – Research Journal), Vol  4, No 3.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir, Behzadfar, Mostafa, Alalhesabi, Mehran. (2014), “Urban Design Based on Deliberate Distortions in Depth and Distance Perception; from Cue Approach to Practical Optical Illusions”, (in Persian), NaghsheJahan Journal (Basic studies and New Technologies of Architecture and Planning (Tarbiat Modares University Scientific – Research Journal), Vol  1, No 4.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2011), “Nonstructural LID Alternative Design Considerationsfor Urban Circulation Planning, and Design“, International Journal of Academic Research (ISI degree), Vol 3, No 1.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir, Behzadfar, Mostafa. (2011), “Promoting City Center Parking Qualities by  Using Urban Design Guidelines“,  International Journal of Architecture & Urban Planning (ISC degree), Vol. 21, No. 1.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir, Daneshpour, Abdolhadi (2011), “Compact City; Dose It Create an Obligatory Context for Urban Sustainability?”, International Journal of Architecture & Urban Planning (ISC degree), Vol. 21, No. 2.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir, Shie, Esmail. (2012), “Strategic (Spatial) Planning; an Efficient Approach in Urban Planning System”, (in Persian), Journal of Iranian Scientific Association of Architecture & Environmental Design (Iran University of Science and Technology Scientific – Research Journal), Vol. 1, No. 2.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir, Behzadfar, Mostafa. (2008), “The Location of Design Guidelines in urban Design Process and Their Role in Promoting Urban Spaces Quality“, Armanshahr Journal; Specialized of Architecture and Urbanism (ISC degree),  Vol 1. No.1.

- etc

D: Conferences

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2013), “Virtual Reality as a Tool for Urban Design“, 2nd Basic and Clinical Neuroscience Congress, Tehran, Iran.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2013), “Analyzing Iranian – Islamic Identity of Urban Public Arts“, Beautification Conference,   Shiraz, Iran.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2009), “Passive Defense, Public Shelters Design and Planning Considerations“, 4th International Conference on Disaster Management & Civil Defense for National Resiliency (INDM 2009(, Tehran, Iran.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2009), “Passive Defense, Railways and Subways Design and Planning Consideration“, 4th International Conference on Disaster Management & Civil Defense for National Resiliency (INDM 2009(, Tehran, Iran.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2009), “Key Urban Design Principles for Promoting City Center Quality“, PPGC 2009 (Positioning Planning In Global Crises), Bandung, Indonesia.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2009), “Passive Defense, Public Shelters Design and Planning Considerations“, PPGC 2009 (Positioning Planning In Global Crises), Bandung, Indonesia.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2009), “Urban Texture Design Consideration in Passive Defense Vision“, ICCST (2009) International Carnahan Conference on Security Technology, Zurich, Switzerland.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2010), “The Location of Design Guidelines in Urban Design   Process and their Role in Promoting Urban Spaces Quality“, IACA-8 2010 (8th International Architectural Conference), Egypt.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2010), “Climatic Design Guidelines In Tehran, Iran With Emphasis Of Wind And Sun Radiation“, ICSAUD 2010 (International Conference on Sustainable Architecture & Urban Design), Malaysia.

- Shakibamanesh, Amir. (2010), “Sustainable Green Corridor as Breathing Spaces: Ecological Effects on City“, ICSAUD 2010 (International Conference on Sustainable Architecture & Urban Design), Malaysia.

- etc

 

Research Projects:

-Passive Defense Considerations in Land Preparation and Developments, Collaborate with Armanshahr Consulting Engineers, (2013-2014).

- Urban Design with Passive Defense Consideration (in Persian), Collaboration with Iran Passive Defense Organization, Tehran, Iran

 

Journals and Conferences Review Board Memberships

- Editorial Board of “Asian Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences (AJSC)” Journal, Oyama, Japan (2012-2014).

- Editorial Board of “Civil Engineering and Architecture” Journal, Cincinnati, USA (2010-2011).

- Editorial Board of “Urban Studies” Journal (in Persian), (Kordestan University Scientific – Research Journal), (2012-2014)

- Editorial Board of “Armanshahr” Journal; Specialized of Architecture and Urbanism – ISC degree (Both in English and Persian), (2012- 2014)

- Editorial Board of “Name Honar” Journal (in Persian), (Tehran Art University Scientific – Research Journal), (2013-2014)

 - Reviewer of International Conference of Urban Design in Iran; From Theory to Practice, Sanandaj, Iran (2012).

- Reviewer of International Symposium on Design and Research in Artificial and Natural Sciences (DRANS 2010), Orlando, Florida, USA, (2010).