Physical Geography Research is the nationally-refereed publication of the Institute of Geography in Unversity of Tehran. The Institute is the principal body representing geographers and promoting the study and application of geography in Iran. It was founded in 1955 and since then has promoted, supported, and defended Iranian geography.
Physical Geography Research aims to advance innovative, theoretically informed, methodologically rigorous, high-quality work that shows the strength and diversity of all parts of the discipline in geography. University of Tehran Press(UTP) publishes quarterly the journal as continuous online content.
This journal covers all aspects of:
Biogeography & landscape ecology
Aeolian processes and landforms
Coastal and marine processes
Coastal dunes and arid environments
DEM, GIS, and remote sensing methods and applications
Estuaries and lakes
Fluvial processes and landforms
Glacial processes and landforms
Hillslopes and soil erosion
Karst and soils
Quaternary environmental change and dating
Slopes and periglacial processes
Theoretical and quantitative geomorphology