Gorgan University Of Agricultural Sciences And Natural Resources (GUASNR)

Memorandum of Understanding

The purpose of the Memorandum is the joint cooperation through one or more of the following activities:

  • scientific research including:
    • multi-scale geo-hydrological processes mapping and monitoring, including landslides, erosion phenomena and floods,
    • use/integration of remote sensing data and products for the estimation of geo-hydrological hazards impacts and also risk analysis,
    • developments, testing and validation of geo-hydrological processes models,
    • spatial and temporal variation of bio-crust and soil erosion variables/indices in Iranian Loess derived soil,
    • gully erosion monitoring in Iranian Loess Plateau,
    • integration of biological, hydrological, geo-mechanical and textural soil characterization in geo-hydrological processes models;
  • educational activities and outreach in subjects of common interest;
  • mobility of staff and researchers, students and doctoral candidates for academic activities to be recognized through a procedure jointly agreed by the Parties;
  • exchange of information and bibliographic materials and sharing of know-how on technical-scientific equipment;
  • writing joint scientific articles;
  • participation in seminars and meetings;
  • any other areas of cooperation that they may mutually decide and any other kinds of relationships negotiated by the Parties in the course of cooperation.

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Partner contact person

Dr. Mohsen Hosseinalizadeh

Internal contact person

Mauro ROSSI - mauro.rossi@irpi.cnr.it