• Name and Family
    • Abbas Banj Shafiei
  • Degree
    • PHD
  • Academic Degree
    • Associate Professor
  • Department
    • Department of Forestry
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رزومه فارسی
Academic Education/Training (3)
Journal Articles (49)
Conference Papers/Abstracts/Posters (25)
Research Projects (3)
Thesis Supervised (21)
Courses Taught (13)
Awards / Honours (5)
   
  • Name and Family
  • Abbas Banj Shafiei
  • Degree
  • PHD
  • Academic Degree
  • Associate Professor
  • Department
  • Department of Forestry
  • E-mail:
  • a.banjshafiei@urmia.ac.ir
 
 
 
         
     Research and Education Resume

Academic Education/Training (3)

1-B.A. , 1996, Forestry,Gorgan University of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Gorgan, Iran.

2-M.Sc., 2001, Forestry,Tarbiat Modares University,Tehran, Iran.

3-Ph.D. , 2007, Forestry,Tarbiat Modares University,Tehran, Iran.
Journal Articles (49)

1-Babapour, Z., Banj Shafiei, A., Seyedi, N., Rezapour, S., Musavi, S., 2020, Effect of traffic-induced air pollution on seed germination of Arizona Cypress (Cupressus arizonica Green) and Black Pine (Pinus nigra Arnold),Urban Forestry and Urban Greening.

2-Beygi, H., Banj Shafiei, A., Erfanian, M., Tayebi, A., Alijanpour, A., 2020, , . Armed conflict and land-use changes: Insights from Iraq-Iran war in Zagros forests, , , ,Forest Policy and Economics, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.forpol.2020.102246.

3-Beygi, H., Banj Shafiei, A., Erfanian, M., Tayebi, A., Alijanpour, A., 2020, Underlying driving forces of forest cover changes due to the implementation of preservation policies in Iranian northern Zagros forests,International Forestry Review, https://doi.org/10.1505/146554820829403531.

4-Beygi, H., Banj Shafiei, A., Erfanian, M., Tayebi, A., Alijanpour, A., 2020, Land cover changes in Northern Zagros forests (NW Iran) before and during implementation of energy policies,Journal of Sustainable Forestry.

5-Beygi, H., Banj Shafiei, A., Erfanian, M., Tayebi, A., Alijanpour, A., 2019, Effects of Preservation Policy on land use changes in Iranian Northern Zagros forests ,,Land Use Policy.

6-Amiri, T., Banj Shafiei, A., Erfanian, M., Hosseinzadeh, O., Beygi, H., 2018, Locating suitable areas for forest fire fighting stations in Sardasht, NW Iran,Iranian Journal of Forest.

7-Sasanifar, S., Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Molaei, M., 2018, Effect of protection based management on physical and chemical properties of soil in Arasbaran forests, ,Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

8-Latify, R., Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., Sadeghi, A., 2018, Effects of planting interval and soil type on volume production and slenderness index of poplar (Populus nigra L.) plantations in Diwandareh region (Kurdistan province, western Iran) ,Journal of Forest Science.

9-Rahmani G, Seyedi N, Banj Shafiei A., Rasouli Sadaghiani M., 2018, Effect of Air Pollution on Leaf Heavy Metals Concentrations (Fe, Cu, Zn and Mn) of Box Elder (Acer negundo) and Oriental Plane (Platanus orientalis) (Case Study: Urmia City),Iranian Journal of Applied Ecology.

10-Pakgohar, N., Eshaghi Rad, J., Banj Shafiei, A., Alavi, J., 2018, Effect of species frequency in identification of ecological patterns in Jamand district, Nowshahr,Journal of Forest Research and Development.

11-Goodarzi, N., Zargaran, M., Banj Shafiei, A., Tavakoli, M., 2017, The effect of geographical directions and location on dispersion of Oak decline, Shurab forest area, Lorestan Province, Iran,Journal of Forest Research and Development.

12-Eshaghi Rad, J., Pakgohar, N., Banj Shafiei, A., Alavi, J., 2017, Comparison of direct Ordination methods in vegetation analysis in Jamand district of Noshahr Forests,Iranian Journal of Forest.

13-Zargaran, M., Bnaj Shafiei, A., Mousavi Mirkola, R., Ramezani Kakroudi, E., 2017, Survey on bio-ecology of Tortrix viridana and its distribution in West-Azerbaijan province,Iranian Journal of Plant Protection Science.

14-Faal-Khah, I., Ramezani Kakroudi, E., Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., 2017, The effect of spacing on quantitative and qualitative characteristics of black poplar (Populus nigra L.),Journal of Forest Research and Development.

15-Bakhshandeh Savadroodbari, M., Maleknia, R., Banj Shafiei, A., Zargaran, R., Badehian, Z., 2017, The Effect of Wildfire on the Species Diversity of Soil Macro fauna (Case Study: Sardasht Forests, West Azerbaijan),Iranian Journal of Forest.

16-Bakhshandeh Savadroodbari, M., Maleknia, R., Banj Shafiei, A., Zargaran, R., Badehian, Z., 2017, The temporal effects of forest fires on abundance and diversity of oak gall wasps (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae),North-Western Journal of Zoology.

17-Navidi, M., Banj Shafiei, A., Ramezani Kakroudi, E., Pato, M., 2016, Effect of altitude on the abundance and distribution of Loranthus europaeus in Mirabad Forests – Sardasht, West Azerbaijan province, Iran,Journal of Forest Research and Development.

18-Banj Shafiei, A., Samadzadeh Gargari, K., Seyedi, N., Alijanpour, A., 2016, Study of qualitative, quantitative and risk possibility of Plane trees of Urmia,Journal of Forest Research and Development.

19-Pato, M., Salehi, A., Zahedi Amiri, Gh., Banj Shafiei, A., 2016, Soil carbon stock and its relationship with physical and chemical characterisitics in soil of different land-uses in Zagros region,Journal of forest and wood product.

20-Babapour, Z., Banj Shafiei, A., Seyedi, N., 2016, Effect of air pollution on leaf morphology in narrow-leafed ash (Fraxinus rotundifolia Mill.), oriental plane (Platanus orientalis L.) and box elder (Acer negundo L.) (Case study: Urmia city),Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

21-Rasouli-Sadaghiani, M.H., Karimi, S., Khodaverdiloo, M., Barin, M., Banj Shafiei, A., 2016, Impact of forest ecosystem land use on soil physico-chemical and biological indices,Iranian Journal of Forest.

22-Ghasempour, S., Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., 2016, Growth and soil characteristics of Sumac (Rhus coriaria L.) natural stands in Urmia,Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

23-Moradi, S., Ramezani, E., Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., 2016, Quantitative and qualitative characteristics and altitudinal zonation of Arasbaran forest protected area, northwestern Iran,Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

24-Seyedi, N., Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., Beygi Heidarlou, H., 2016, The effect of drought stress on photosynthetic characteristics in Walnut (Juglans regia l.) seedlings,Journal of forest and wood product.

25-Eshaghi Rad, Pakgohar, N., Banj Shafiei, A., Alavi, J., 2015, Comparison of indirect ordination methods for analysis of the vegetation (Case study: Urmia airport plantation),Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

26-Beygi Heidarlou, H., Banj Shafiei, A., Erfanian, M., 2015, Evaluating the Fuzzy Weighted Linear Combination Method in Forest Fire Risk Mapping (Case study: Sardasht Forests, West Azerbaijan Province, IRAN),Journal of wood & forest science and technology.

27-Eshaghi Rad, J., Ghaffarnejad, P., Banj Shafiei, A., 2014, Quantitative evaluation of Pinus nigra plantation and its effect on plant diversity and soil chemical properties of rangeland ecosystems (Case study: Urmia airport plantation),Iranian journal of forest.

28-Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., Asghari, A., 2014, Effect of aspect, climate (temperature and precipitation) and soil on annual tree ring width of Cornus mas in Arasbaran forests (NW Iran),Persian journal of applied ecology.

29-Alijanpour, A., Shafiei, A. B., Latify, R., 2014, Effect of planting interval and soil type on qualitative and quantitative characteristics of poplar (Populus nigra) plantations in Diwandareh (Kurdistan province, western Iran),Journal of forest science.

30-Beygi Heidarlou, H., Banj Shafiei, A., Erfanian, M., 2014, Forest fire risk mapping using analytical hierarchy process technique and frequency ratio method (Case study: Sardasht Forests, NW Iran),Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

31-Bahmani, F., Banj Shafiei, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Pato, M., 2014, Effect of sowing bed, irrigation period, seed provenance, seed cover and Effect of sowing bed, irrigation period, seed provenance, seed cover and sowing date on germination rate of Black pine seeds. Case study: Darlak nursery, Mahabad,Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

32-Banj Shafiei, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Alijanpour, A., Pato, M., 2012, Effects of super-absorbent application and irrigation period on the growth of pistachio seedlings (Pistacia atlantica), (Case study: Dr. Javanshir nursery, Piranshahr),Iranian Journal of Forest.

33-Banj Shafiei, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Alijanpour, A., Pato, M., 2011, Effect of the oak leafroller moth, Tortrix viridana L. on diameter growth increment of lebanon oak (Quercus libani Oliv.) in Piranshahr and Sardasht forests,Plant protection journal.

34-Banj Shafiei, A., Akbarinia, M., Jalali, G., Hosseini, M., 2010, Forest fire effects in beech dominated mountain forest of Iran,Forest Ecology and Management.

35-Eshaghi Rad, J., Banj Shafiei, A., 2010, The distribution of ecological species groups in fagetum communities of Caspian forests: Determination of effective environmental factors,Flora.

36-Malekzadeh, R., Mohammadi, H., Shafiei, A. B., 2010, Population dynamics of six Brachionus rotifer strains in response to salinity and food type. , ,International Review of Hydrobiology.

37-Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., 2010, Investigation of natural regeneration characteristics in west oak forests within different levels of environmental factors (Case study: pirdane region),Iranian Journal of Forest.

38-Hematboland, A., Akbarinia, M., Banj Shafiei, A., 2010, The effect of fire on some soil chemical properties of oak forests in Marivan region,Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

39-Banj Shafiei, A., Akbarinia, Azizi, P., Eshaghi Rad, J., 2010, Effect of Fire on Some Chemical Properties of Forest Soil in North of Iran (A Case Study in Kheyroudkenar Forest,Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

40-Banj Shafiei, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Alijanpour, A., Pato, M., 2010, 2010, Effect of the oak leafroller moth, Tortrix viridana L. on diameter growth increment of gall oak (Quercus infectoria Oliv.) in Piranshahr and Sardasht forests,Iranian Natural Ecosystems.

41-Alijanpour, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Banj Shafiei, A., 2009, Comparison of woody plants diversity in protected and non-protected areas of Arasbaran forests,Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

42-Banj Shafiei, A., Akbarinia, M., Jalali, GH., Alijanpour, A., 2009, Effect of Forest Fire on Diameter growth of beech (Fagus orientalis L.) and hornbeam (Carpinus betulus L.): a Case Study in Kheyroud Forest,Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research.

43-Alijanpour, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Banj Shafiei, A., 2009, Comparison of forest stand’s regeneration diversity in protected and non-protected areas of Arasbaran forests,Iranian Journal of Forest.

44-Hematboland, A., Akbarinia, M., Banj Shafiei, A., 2008, Effect of fire on organic carbon of surface soil,Journal of Forest and Rangeland.

45-Memarian, F., Tabari, M., Hosseini, M., Banj Shafiei, A., 2007, Biodiversity Comparison of conifer mixed and broadleave mixed stands in Kelardasht,Journal of Environmental Studies.

46-Banj Shafiei, A., Akbarinia, M., Jalali, GH., Azizi, P., Hosseini, M, 2007, The effects of fire on forest structure: Case study in Chelir, Kheyroudkenar, (Watershed number 45 Golband, Nowshahr),Pajouhesh & Sazandegi.

47-Shafiei, A.B., Akbarinia, M., Jalali, S.G., Azizi, P. and S.M. Hosseini, 2006, Effect of fire on Herbal Layer Biodiversity in a Temperate Forest of Northern Iran,Pakistan journal of biological sciences.

48-Memarian, F., Tabari, M., Hosseini, M., Banj Shafiei, A., 2005, Comparison of growth in man-made pure and mixed Norway spruce stands of Kelardasht (north of Iran),Pajouhesh & Sazandegi.

49-Banj Shafiei, A., Azizi, P., Jalali, GH., 2003, The effect of amount of brake fern on quality of composting of sawdust of Populus euramericana,Pajouhesh & Sazandegi.
Conference Papers/Abstracts/Posters (25)

1- Tashakori, S., Seyedi, N., Banj Shafiei, A., Abbaspour, N., 2017. Effect of silicon particles and nanoparticles on drought resistance in oak seedlings, international forestry and environment symposium, karadeniz technical university, Trabozon, Turkey..

2- Banj Shafiei, A., Shami, J., Hoseinzadeh, O., 2016. Management strategies for sustainable development approach in NW Iran forests using SWOT-ANP, 5th international ecosummit ecological sustainability, Montpelier, France..

3- Banj Shafiei, A., Bahary, M., Hajiagha, M., 2016. The impact of business development on forest degradation trend in Baneh, Kurdistan, 5th international ecosummit ecological sustainability, Montpelier, France..

4- Tashakori, S., Seyedi, N., Banj shafiei, A., Abbaspour, N., 2015. Effect of silicon and nano-silicon on amount of photosynthesis pigments of Quercus infectoria under drought stress, national conference of new researches in natural resoursec management, Malayer university, Malayer, Iran..

5- Omidi Gargari, N., Seyedi, N., Banj Shafiei, A., Abbaspour, N., 2014. Quantitative comparison of proline and soluble carbohydrate contents of ash leaves in air pollution stress, Urmia, Iran, 3rd national conference of biodiversity and its effect on agriculture and environment. Urmia, Iran. .

6- Asghari, A., Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., 2012. Effect of aspect on cornelian cherry (Cornus mas L.) in Arasbaran forests. Conference of agriculture and rural developments with emphasis on national production, Piranshahr, Iran..

7- Zarfsaz, N., Banj Shafiei, A., Kahyaiee Aghdam, M., 2012. Viability and growth characteristics of Pistacia atlantica seedlings using different methods of super-absorbent application, Conference of agriculture and rural developments with emphasis on national production, Piranshahr, Iran. .

8- Banj shafiei, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Alijanpour, A., Pato, M., 2012.Effects of super-absorbent and irrigation on the growth of pistachio seedlings (Pistacia atlantica), NW Iran. International conference tackling climate change: the contribution of forest scientific knowledge, tours, France. .

9- Banj shafiei, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Alijanpour, A., Pato, M., 2010. Effect of the oak leafroller moth, Tortrix viridana L. on tree ring width of oak species, a case study: Irans northwest forest. WorldDendro, Finland..

10- Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., 2010. Effect of aspects on tree ring width in Cornus mas, a case study: Arasbaran forest, NW Iran. WorldDendro, Finland..

11- Eshaghi Rad, J., Banj Shafiei, A., Alijanpour, A., 2010. Variation of diameter growth of beech (Fagus orientalis L.) and hornbeam (Carpinus betulus L.) after forest fire in Caspian forests (Iran. WorldDendro, Finland.

12- Bakhshandeh, M., Marvi Mohadjer, M., Bnaj shafiei, A., Zahedi, Gh., 2010. Effect of fire on forest soil properties, case study, Afrachal forest, Nowshahr. 4th national conference of environment world day, University of Tehran. Iran. 639..

13- Banj Shafiei, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Alijanpour, A., Pato, M., Hosseini, A., 2010. Effect of super-absorbent and irrigation on height growth of pistacia seedlings. First national congress of Iran natural resources research. University of Kordestan..

14- Alijanpour, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., Banj Shafiei, A., 2010. Using Cornus mas as a multi-purposes species for degraded land rehabilitation in Arasbaran forests. First national congress of Iran natural resources research. University of Kordestan..

15- Bakhshandeh, M., Marvi Mohadjer, M., Bnaj shafiei, A., Zahedi, Gh., 2010. Effect of fire on pH and organic matter relationship of forest soil, case study, Afrachal forest, Nowshahr. First national congress of Iran natural resources research. University of Kordestan..

16- Banj Shafiei, A., 2009. Effect of brake fern on composting of alder sawdust. First congress of consumption pattern amendment in agriculture and natural resources. Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran. 39..

17- Banj Shafiei, A. , Akbarinia M., Jalali, S.G., Hosseini, S.M., 2008, Effect of fire on trees quality and regeneration in a beech mountain forest of Iran, The 8th IUFRO International Beech Symposium, Japan. 134-136.

18- Eshaghi rad, J., Banj Shafie, A., Alijanpour, A., Seyyedi, N.,2008. Variations of woody species diversity after single selection method performance, The 8th IUFRO International Beech Symposium, Japan.175-177.

19- Banj Shafiei, A., Alijanpour, A., Eshaghi Rad, J., 2008. Effect of fire on biodiversity and establishment of tree species regeneration in a beech forest. First national plant biology congress. Talesh, Iran. 345-346. .

20- Eshaghi Rad, J., Alijanpour, A., Banj Shafiei, A., 2008. Study of planting possibility of Pawlonia spp. in West Azarbayjan province. First national plant biology congress. Talesh, Iran. 960-962..

21- Rastad, H., Salehi, A., Ghodskhah, M., Banj Shafiei, A., 2008. Study of fire effect on some important soil chemical properties, case study: the Pinus teada afforestation in Syahkal, Guilan province. 9th Educational-Research meeting of Guilan University..

22- Banj Shafiei, A. , Akbarinia M., Jalali, S.G. , Azizi, P., Hosseini, S.M.,2007, Effect of fire on trees quality in a temperate broadleaves mountain forest in north of Iran, International conference of natural hazards and natural disturbances in mountain forests, trento, Italy. 60..

23- Shafiei, A.B., Akbarinia, M., Jalali, S.G., Azizi, P. and S.M. Hosseini,2006. The Effects of Fire on Forest Structure and Regeneration in Khiroudkenar Forest, Nowshahr, Iran, 5th International Conference on Forest Fire Research, Portugal.

24-Akbarinia, M. Alimohammadi, H.J. and A.B. Shafiei., 2005, Assessing of the Ecological Potential of Beech Forests by Some Foliar Nutrients Analysis (in Kojour, Iran),X. European Ecological Congress proceedings, Turkey .266.

25-Azizi, P. and A. Shafiei, 2003, Sawdust as a Substitute for Animal Fertiliser,1st international Symposium Resource Utilization: Local Structure vs Globalization, proceedings of conference, University of Tehran.
Research Projects (3)

1- 2010 Effect of super-absorbent and irrigation on growth and survival of Pistacia atlantica seedlings. Granted by Urmia University.

2- 2009 Study of distribution and quanti-qualitative properties of Cornus mas stands in Arasbaran forests. Granted by Urmia University..

3- 2008 Effect of Tortrix viridana L. on diameter growth of oak species in Mirabad Forest. Granted by Urmia University. .
Thesis Supervised (21)

1- Fatemeh Mostghimi, 2017. Combination of stable carbon and nitrogen isotopes in mistletoe and hosted oak trees (Quercus libani, Q. infectoria, Q. branti)..

2- Fateme Hemati, 2017. Relationship between villager’s knowledge about forest fire and the abundance of fires in Ilam forests..

3- Farshad abdollahi, 2017. Investigation of fuel consumption pattern change plan success in forest adjacent villages, Sardasht, West Azarbayjan..

4- Tayebe Amiri, 2017. Determination of fire lookout towers and fire-fighting station locations in Sardasht forests regarding multi criteria decision making approach ANP and AHP..

5- Nooshin Vafaie, 2017. Investigation of effective factors on knowledge management in natural resources administration of West Azarbayjan..

6- Jafar Shami, 2014. Proposing strategic management regarding sustainable development approach in West Azarbayjan Forests using SWOT-ANP..

7- Rasool Hamidi, 2015. Surveying of byproducts and their exploitation in Aybak and Zirakloo reservoirs, Makoo, West Azarbayjan.

8- Mehdi Navidi, 2016. Effect of physiographical factors on mistletoe distribution in Mirabad forests, West Azarbayjan, Iran..

9- Mohammad Bahary, 2015. Effect of business improvement on forest degradation rate, Case study: Baneh, Kordistan, Iran..

10- Nasim Goodarzi, 2016. Effect of aspect and elevation on Quercus branti decline, Shoorab, Lorestan, Iran..

11- Khadije Samadzadeh, 2014. Qualitative and quantitative, soil Characteristics, and risk possibility of Platanus orientalis, Urmia, Iran..

12- Negar omidi, 2014. Effect of air pollution on leave hydrocarbon, proline, and chlorophyll of platanus orientalis, Fraxinus rotundifolia, Acer negundo, Urmia, Iran..

13- Naghme Pakgohar, 2014. Investigation of different ordination methods and propose suitable one for vegetation, Case study: Urmia airport plantation..

14- Gita Rahmani, 2014. Effect of air pollution on leave nutrients of platanus orientalis, Fraxinus rotundifolia, Acer negundo, Urmia, Iran..

15- Zahra Babapour, 2014. Effect of air pollution on leave morphology of platanus orientalis, Fraxinus rotundifolia, Acer negundo, Urmia, Iran..

16- Atighe Asghari, 2013. Effect of aspect on diameter growth of cornelian cherry trees in Arasbaran forests (NW Iran)..

17- Nasim Zarfsaz, 2013. Effect of super-absorbent application on growth and viability of Pyrus glabra, Pistacia atlantica, Cupressus arizonica, and Quercus infectoria. Case study: Urmia, West Azarbayjan, Iran..

18- Hadi Beygi, 2012. Preparing forest fire risk map using fuzzy logic method and AHP, case study: Sardasht forests, West Azarbayjan, Iran..

19- Saber Ghasempour, 2012. Surveying of qualitative and quantitative characteristics of Rhus carya stands in West Azarbayjan province..

20- Reyhan Latifi, 2011. Effect of planting interval and soil on qualitative and quantitative of poplar plantations in Divandarreh, Kordestan, Iran..

21- Foroogh Bahmani, 2011. Effect of sowing bed, cover, date, irrigation cycle, and provenance on germination, viability, and growth characteristics of black pine (Pinus nigra Arnold)..
Courses Taught (13)

1-Advanced Participatory Forest Management Methods.

2-NRS Policy & Laws.

3-NRS Laws .

4-Statistics and Probability.

5-Fire Ecology and Management.

6-Forestry 1.

7-Forestry project .

8-Forest nursery.

9-Forestry2 .

10-Experimental Design.

11-Sustainable Forest Management..

12-Surveying .

13-Research Methodology .
Awards / Honours (5)

1- First rank graduated in M.Sc., 2001.

2- First rank graduated in Ph.D., 2007.

3- Distinguished Researcher Award, 2012, Urmia University, Iran .

4- Distinguished Researcher Award, 2011, Urmia University, Iran .

5- Teaching excellence award, 2012, Urmia University, Iran..