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Independent experts nominated by country party

Mahmoud Zobeiry

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Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
UN languages spoken


Job function
Prof. of Forest Inventory and Remote Sensing
College of Natural Resources
Telephone number
98 261 425563
Work experience
Research projects:_x000D_
1. Optimal method of sampling in Caspian forests of Iran._x000D_
2. Construction of volume table for Western oak forests, using aerial photographs._x000D_
3. Preparing volume table for beech species in Kheyrudkenar forest._x000D_
4. Sampling design for Caspian forests (for Forest Service)._x000D_
5. Construction of volume table for beech species in the district of Mazanderan (Forest Service)._x000D_
6. Proposal for monitoring of forested lands, using aerial photographs and satellite images (Ministry of Agriculture)._x000D_
7. Comparison of sampling precision in Northern forests with relascope and prism._x000D_
Cooperation with other Institutes:_x000D_
1. Forestry office of Forest Service (Ministry of Ag.) in retraining staffs on forest sampling and uses of operational manual._x000D_
2. Information and statistical office of Ministry of Ag. for using satellite pictures on forestry affairs._x000D_
3. Ministry of Jehad for instructing staffs in the use of aerial photographs and satellite images.
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
M.S. degree from Faculty of Agriculture, Tehran University, Forestry Dept., 1963._x000D_
M.S. degree in Forest management from Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland, 1966._x000D_
Doctorate degree in forest mensuration (aerial photograph), from Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland, 1970.
Number of Publications
Publication titles
Master Thesis, submitted to Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland. Title: Comparison of different methods for measuring trees diameters at 3, 5, 7, and 9 meters from Ground (in Gerrman)._x000D_
Doctorate Thesis, submitted to Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland. Title: Multiphase sampling in low density subalpine forests with uses of aerial photographs._x000D_
1. Principle of aerial photograph interpretation, published by Tehran University (N°1876). 1997._x000D_
2. Tree measurement and forest inventory. Published by Tehran University, 1993 (N° 2238)._x000D_
3. Introduction ot remote sensing technology and its application in natural resources. Published by Tehran University (1996) (N°2315).
Other activities
Member of Academy of Science of Iran.
Organisation name
University of Tehran
Organisation city