This is Personal Webpage of Abolfazl Rezaei

Position:

Assistant Professor of Hydrogeology,

Department of Earth Sciences,

Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Sciences (IASBS), Zanjan, Iran

Photo of Abolfazl Rezaei in 2017

Abolfazl Rezaei in 2018


Contact information:

Department of Earth Sciences,

Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Sciences (IASBS)

No. 444, Yousef Sobouti Blvd.(Gava Zang St.)

P. O. Box 45195-1159 Zanjan Iran

Postal Code 45137-66731

Tel:+98-24-3315 3402

e-mail: arezaei@iasbs.ac.ir

e-mail: abolfazlrezaei64@gmail.com


Education:

Ph.D. in Hydrogeology ( 2010-2014), Shiraz University, Iran

M.Sc. in Hydrogeology ( 2007-2010), Shiraz University, Iran

B.Sc. in Geology (2003-2007), Tehran University, Iran


Research Interests:

1. InSAR and GPS application in groundwater system investigations

2. Hydrogeology and hydrochemistry of karstic aquifers and springs

3. Analytical and numerical solute transport modeling in underground systems

4. Application of RS and GIS techniques for water resources investigation

5. Impact of climate change on surface- and ground-water resources

6. Sustainability of surface- and ground-water resources

7. Geoelectrical techniques on groundwater exploration

8. Hydrogeology, hydrogeochemistry and geothermometry of geothermal systems


Publications:

  1. Shabani, M.,Rezaei, A. ,Masoumi, Z.,‎(2019). Assessment of groundwater potential in the Zanjanrood catchment area using spatial analysis and geoelectrical investigations.‎Scientific Quarterly Journal Geosciences,In press‎.

  2. Masoumi, Z.,Rezaei, A., Maleki, J., ‎(2019). Improvement of water table interpolation and groundwater storage volume using fuzzy computations.Environmental Monitoring and Assessment,In press‎.

  3. Rezaei, A., Rezaeian, M., Porkhial, S., ‎(2019). The hydrogeochemistry and geothermometry of the thermal waters in the ‎Mouil graben, Sabalan volcano, NW Iran.‎ Geothermics,Vol. ‎78: 9-27‎.

  4. Rezaei, A., Javadi, H., Rezaeian, M., Barani, S., ‎(2018). Heating mechanism of the Abgarm-Avaj geothermal system observed with ‎hydrochemistry, geothermometry and stable isotopes of thermal spring waters, ‎Iran‎.‎ Environmental Earth Sciences,Vol. ‎77: 635‎.

  5. Hajeb, Z., Mousavi, Z., Masoumi, Z., ‎Rezaei, A. ,‎(2018). InSAR Time series analysis of interseismic deformation of eastern part of Iran.‎Scientific Quarterly Journal Geosciences,In press‎.

  6. Rezaei, A., (2018). Comment on “Comments on “Quantifying groundwater exploitation induced subsidence in the Rafsanjan plain, southeastern Iran, using InSAR time-series and in situ measurements” by Motagh, M., Shamshiri, R., Haghighi, M. H., Wetzel, H. U., Akbari, B., Nahavandchi, H., ... & Arabi, S. [Engineering Geology, 218 (2017), 134-151]”. Engineering Geology,Vol. 246: 417–419.

  7. Karimi, H., Raeisi, E., Rezaei, A., (2018). Determination of karst aquifer characteristics using physicochemical parameters (A case study from west of Iran). Geopersia, Vol 8(2): 293-305‎

  8. Amiraslani, M., Masoumi, Z., Rezaei, A., (2018). Urban Land use allocation using MCDMs and GIS, Case study: Znajan City. Journal of Remote Sensing & GIS (ISC), Vol. 9 (3) (in Farsi).

  9. Rezaei, A., Mohammadi, Z., (2017). Annual Safe Groundwater Yield by Combination of Water Balance Equation and Water Table Fluctuation. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 134:241-248. DOI: 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2017.06.029

  10. Rezaei, A., (2017). Impact of Fractured Aquitards on Solute Transport in an Aquifer-Aquitard System. Journal of Advanced Applied Geology (ISC). 23(7): 95-104. (in Farsi).

  11. Rezaei, A., Karimi, H., Zhan, H., (2017). The importance of understanding the hydrogeology and geochemistry of Karst terrains for safely siting dams. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies, 79(1): 48-58. DOI: 10.4311/2016/ES0121.

  12. Rezaei, A., Zare, M. and Zhan, H. (2016), Aquitard Horizontal Dispersion on Reactive Solute Transport in an Aquifer-Aquitard System. Transport in Porous Media, 113(3): 695-716. DOI: 10.1007/s11242-016-0719-6.

  13. Rezaei, A., Zhan, H., and Zare, M. (2013). Impact of thin aquitards on two-dimensional solute transport in an aquifer. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 152 (9): 117-136. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jconhyd.2013.06.008

  14. Rezaei, A., Zare, M., Raeisi, E. and Ghanbari, R. N. (2013). Interaction of a Fresh Water Lake and a Karstic Spring via a Syncline Fold. Ground Water, 51: 305–312. DOI: 10.1111/j.1745-6584.2012.00977.x


Teaching Experiences:

For B.Sc. Students:

         2017-2018       Groundwater Hydrology

         2008-2011       Surveying

For M.Sc. Students:

         2018                Groundwater Hydraulics

         2018                Hydrogeochemistry

         2017                Exploration using Electromagnetics

         2016-2017       Mathematics in Geology

         2015-2017       Geoelectrics

For Ph.D Students:

         2018                Physical Geology


Former and Present Graduate Students (as Chairs and Co-chairs):

M.Sc. Students:


Conference Papers:

  1. Pirvand, M., Rezaei, A., (2018). Semi-analytical Reactive Contaminant Transport in a Fractured Groundwater System. 14th International Seminar on Differential Equations, Dynamical Systems and Applications, July 17–19, 2018, IASBS, Zanjan, Iran

  2. Shabani, M., Masoumi, Z., Rezaei, A., (2018). “Assessment of groundwater potential using spatial analysis.”, 18th Iranian Geophyxical Conference, 8-10 May 2018, Development of knowledge, Research and technology in Geophysics, Tehran, Iran.

  3. Hajeb, Z., Masoumi, Z., Mousavi, Z., Rezaei, A., (2017). “Detecting land subsidence of Qom plain (Central Iran) with SAR interferometry and investigation hazards”, Eurpean Space Agency (ESA), fringe, 08 June 2017, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland.

  4. Rezaei, A., Mousavi, Z., Khorrami, F., Nankali, H.R., (2017). Confined aquifer Stotrage coefficients from GPS data: The Gorgan confined aquifer. 35st National Geosciences Congress, 19-21 Feb 2017, Tehran, Iran (In Farsi).

  5. Rezaei, A., (2016). Sampling methods for geothermal fluids. 1st International Con. On Environmental Pollutants Sampling and Monitoring (EPSM-2016), 1-3 may 2016, Tehran, Iran.

  6. Masoumi, Z., Rezaei, A., Maleki, J., (2016), Estimation of Representative groundwater hydrograph using fuzzy calculations and Kriging algorithm. International Conference on Mathematics of Fuzziness, 27-29 April 2016, IASBS, Zanjan, Iran.

  7. Rezaei, A., Karimi, H., Shabanian, E., (2016). Importance of Karstic Area Hydrogeology on Dam site selection: Kangir Dam, Ilam. 34th National & 2nd International Geosciences Congress, 22-24 Feb 2016, Tehran, Iran.

  8. Rezaei, A., Karimi, H., Masoumi, Z., (2016). Destruction effect of Gachsaran Evaporate Formation on Water Quality in Kangir Dam Catchment, Ilam. 34th National & 2nd International Geosciences Congress, 22-24 Feb 2016, Tehran, Iran.

  9. Masoumi, Z., Rezaei, A., (2016). Thiessen Polygon or Interpolation Techniques: Groundwater Unit Hydrograph. 34th National & 2nd International Geosciences Congress, 22-24 Feb 2016, Tehran, Iran.

  10. Sadeghi-Bagherabadi, A., Rezaei, A., Jalilli, S., (2016). Time-Lag Responses of Groundwater to Precipitation in Zanjan Plain. 34th National & 2nd International Geosciences Congress, 22-24 Feb 2016, Tehran, Iran.

  11. Rezaei, A., Zare, M., (2014). Estimation of annual direct runoff coefficient using RS and GIS (Namdan watershed). 32th National & 1nd International Geosciences Congress, 16-19 Feb 2016, Shiraz, Iran.


Professional Memberships:

2015-2018   Center for Research in Climate Change and Global Warming (CRCC)

2018                Organizing committee chairman, 4th Regional Conference on Climate Change & Global Warming

during March 7th to March 8th, 2018, at Institute for Advance Studies in Basic Sciences (IASBS), Zanjan, Iran.

2018                A member of scientific committee, 4Th Regional Conference on Climate Change & Global Warming

during March 7th to March 8th, 2018, at Institute for Advance Studies in Basic Sciences (IASBS), Zanjan, Iran.


Funded Proposals:

2018-2019

2016-2018        

2016-2017             

2016-2017

2014-2015              

2013-2014             

2012-2013             

2010-2011             

2010-2011             

 


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