Dr Mohammad Hady Farpoor

Professor of Soil Science

Summary

Specialize: Soil genesis, Soil geomorphology, Clay mineralogy, Stable isotope geochemistry

Contacts information

 Phone

+98 34 31322656

 Email

farpoor@uk.ac.ir- mhfarpoor@gmail.com

 Address

Department of Soil Science , Faculty of Agriculture, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran

Educations

 Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran

Doctoral Degree Soil Science (Thesis: Relationship between geomorphology and gypsiferous soils development in Rafsanjan area, central Iran) , From 1997 To 2003

 Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran

Master's Degree Soil Science (Thesis: Soil-landscape relationships in Godar-E-Kabk area, Charmahale Bakhtiari, Iran) , From 1993 To 1995

 Shiraz University

Bachelor's Degree Soil Science , From 1989 To 1993

Past courses

 Stable Isotope Laboratory (2008)

Under supervision of Professor H. Roy Krouse and B. Mayer, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2 months

 Stable Isotope Laboratory (2006)

Under supervision of Professor H. Roy Krouse, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2 months

 Stable Isotope Laboratory (2001-2002)

Under supervision of Professor H. Roy Krouse, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 4 months

Interests

 Clay mineralogy related to environmental aspects

 SEM, TEM, and XRD investigation of clay minerals

 Palygorskite and sepiolite clays for heavy metal fixation

 Natural zeolites and their coating to increase absorption

 Stable isotope geochemistry in environmental research

 Soil landscape relationships

Languages

Persian

Native language

English

Fluent

Organizations

 Soil Science Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran

Head of Soil Science Department, From 3/4/2016 To Present

 1st National Conference on Sustainable Management of Soil and Environmental Resources

Scientific Secretary, From 10 September 2014 To 11 September 2014

 Iranian Association of Official Experts (IAOE)

Membership, From 2012 To present

 Soil Management Journal of Shahrekord University

Editorial Board, From 2012 To present

 ISC and ISI Journal

Reviewer, From 2003 To Present

Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology (JAST)- The Journal of Science and Technology of Agriculture and Natural Resources (Water and Soil Science)- Agricultural Engineering (Scientific Journal of Agriculture)- Journal of Water and Soil Conservation

 Soil Science Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran

Head of Soil Science Department, From 2006 To 2010

 Soil Science Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran

Faculty member, From 2004 To present

* Taught undergraduate courses in soil science * Supervised undergraduate students for their projects * Supervised 23 graduate students up to now * Taught graduate courses in soil science

 Soil Science Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Valiasr University of Rafsanjan, Rafsanjan, Iran

Head of Soil Science Department, From 2002 To 2004

* Taught undergraduate courses in soil science * Supervised undergraduate students for their projects

 Soil Science Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Valiasr University of Rafsanjan, Rafsanjan, Iran

Faculty member, From 1995 To 1997

ResearchProposals

 Effect of two polymers on increasing water hold capacity in soil and water use efficiency of plant

Co-investigator, From 2011 To 2013

Publications

Books

1. M.H. Farpoor,, Book of conference abstracts 1st national conference on sustainable management of soil and environmental resources

2014

Journal papers

1. M. Sarmast, M.H. Farpoor, I. Esfandiarpour Boroujeni, Soil and desert varnish development as indicators of landform evolution in central Iranian deserts

Catena, 149, 98-109, 2017
Doi:10.1016/j.catena.2016.09.003---Audioslides link: http://audioslides.elsevier.com//ViewerLarge.aspx?source=1&doi=10.1016/j.catena.2016.09.003

2. F. Nasseri Bahabadi, M.H. Farpoor, M. Hejazi Mehrizi, Removal of Cd, Cu and Zn ions from aqueous solutions using natural and Fe modified sepiolite, zeolite and palygorskite clay minerals

Water Science and Technology, 75, 2, 340-349, 2017

3. N. Yazdani, M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Physicochemical properties, micromorphology and clay mineralogy of soils containing zeolite in Rafsanjan area, Iran

Soil Management and Sustainable Production, 6, 2, 101-118, 2016
In Persian with an English abstract

4. M. Sarmast, M.H. Farpoor, I. Esfandiarpour Boroujeni, Comparing Soil Taxonomy (2014) and updated WRB (2015) for describing calcareous and gypsiferous soils, Central Iran

Catena, 145, 83-91, 2016
Doi:10.1016/j.catena.2016.05.026--- Audioslides link: http://audioslides.elsevier.com//ViewerLarge.aspx?source=1&doi=10.1016/j.catena.2016.05.026

5. A. Bayat, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Physicochemical properties, micromorphology and clay mineralogy of soils affected by geological formations, geomorphology and climate

Journal of Water and Soil, 30, 5, 1515-1530, 2016

6. S. Hosseini, I. Esfandiarpoor Boroujeni, M.H. Farpoor, A. Karimi, Comparsion of different soil development indices along Kerman-Baft transect

Soil Management and Sustainable Production, 5, 2, 1-23, 2016
In Persian with an English abstract

7. M.A. Bahoorzahi, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Genesis and development of soils along different geomorphic surfaces in Kouh Birk area, Mehrestan city

Journal of Water and Soil, 30, 2, 555-568, 2016
In Persian with an English abstract

8. M. Sarmast, M.H. Farpoor, I. Esfandiarpoor Boroujeni, Comparison of some desert varnish characteristics on stable, unstable and moderately stable surfaces of mantled pediment in Giroft Area

The Journal of Science and Technology of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Water and Soil Science, 19, 73, 99-111, 2015
In Persian with an English abstract

9. M. Neyestani, M.H. Farpoor, Genesis, clay mineralogy and micromorphology of saline-gypsiferous soils in Kheirabad playa, Sirjan

Arid Biome Scientific and Research Journal, 4, 1, 65-78, 2014

10. F. Nourmandipour, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, Effect of different Mg/Ca ratios and salinity on mycorrhiza colonization and vegetation parameters of Sorgum bicolor

The Journal of Science and Technology of Greenhouse Culture, 5, 19, 81-92, 2014
In Persian with an English abstract

11. A. Esmaili Dastjerdipour, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, Effect of biological soil crusts and anionic polyelectrolyte polymer on some physical and chemical properties of a sandy soil

The Journal of Science and Technology of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Water and Soil Science, 18, 69, 1-10, 2014
In Persian with an English abstract

12. M. Sarmast, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Effect of biocalcite on some physical properties of sandy soils

The Journal of Science and Technology of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Water and Soil Science, 18, 68, 69-77, 2014
In Persian with an English abstract

13. M. Sarmast, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Micromorphological and biocalcification effects of Sporosarcina pasteurii and Sporosarcina ureae in sandy soil columns

Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology, 16, 681-693, 2014
Iranian ISI Journal

14. M. Sarmast, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, Saturated hydraulic conductivity and soil penetration resistance affected by some water soluble polymers

Journal of Water and Soil Conservation, 21, 1, 235-251, 2014
In Persian with an English abstract

15. F. Nourmandipoor, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, Genssis, classification and clay mineralogy of saline gypsiferous soils in Koshkooieh-Anar area, Kerman

Iranian Crystallography and Mineralogy Journal, 22, 2, 269-280, 2014
In Persian with an English abstract

16. A. Esmaili Dastjerdipour, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, Penetration resistance and micromorphology of biological crusts resulted by simultaneous application of two cyanobacteria genes

Agricultural Engineering (Scientific Journal of Agriculture), 36, 2, 17-36, 2013
In Persian with an English abstract

17. M. Vahdatkhah, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, Comparison of some soil quality indicators in different land uses/covers in Mahan-Joopar area

The Journal of Science and Technology of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Water and Soil Science, 17, 64, 107-117, 2013
In Persian with an English abstract

18. F. Nourmandipour, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, Physicochemical properties and micromorphology of pistachio orchards compared to adjacent non-cultivated soils in Bayaz area

Journal of Water and Soil, 27, 1, 169-179, 2013
In Persian with an English abstract

19. S.R.J. Aljeboory, A. Muhaimeed, M.H. Farpoor, K.A. Salim, Origin of sulfur and mode of gypsum formation in central Iraqi soils

Journal of Mountain Sciences, 10, 5, 734-742, 2013
DOI: 10.1007/s11629-013-2727-0

20. M.H. Farpoor, M. Irannejad, Soil genesis and clay mineralogy on Aliabbas River alluvial fan, Kerman Province

Arabian Journal of Geoscience, 6, 921-928, 2013
Doi: 10.1007/s12517-011-0395-3

21. M. Nadimi, M.H. Farpoor, Genesis and clay mineralogy of soils on different geomorphic surfaces in Mahan-Joupar area, central Iran

Arabian Journal of Geoscience, 6, 825-833, 2013
Doi: 10.1007/s12517-011-0350-3

22. M.H. Farpoor, M. Neyestani. M.K. Eghbal, I. Esfandiarpoor Borujeni, Soil-geomorphology relationships in Sirjan playa, south central Iran

Geomorphology, 138, 223-230, 2012
Doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.09.005

23. M. Moazallahi, M.H. Farpoor, Soil genesis and clay mineralogy along the xeric-aridic climotoposequence in south central Iran

Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology, 14, 683-696, 2012
Iranian ISI Journal

24. M.H. Farpoor, M. Irannejad, Genesis, clay mineralogy, and micromorphology of paleosols located on Givdary alluvial fan, Rafsanjan.

Iranian Crystallography and Mineralogy Journal, 19, 4, 761-772, 2012
In Persian with an English abstract

25. S. Sanjari, M.H. Farpoor, I. Esfandiarpour Broujeni, M.K. Eghbal, Micromorphology and clay mineralogy comparison of paleosols and modern soils in Jiroft area

The Journal of Science and Technology of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Water and Soil Science, 15, 58, 173-185, 2011
In Persian with an English abstract

26. M.H. Farpoor, H.R. Krouse, B. Mayer, Geochemistry of carbon, oxygen and sulfur isotopes in soils along a climotoposequence in Kerman Province, central Iran

Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology, 13, 953-964, 2011
Iranian ISI Journal

27. S. Sanjari, M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, I. Esfandiarpoor Broujeni, Genesis, micromorphology and cay mineralogy of soils located on different geomorphic surfaces in Jiroft area

Journal of Water and Soil, 25, 2, 411-425, 2011
In Persian with an English abstract

28. I. Esfandiarpour Borujeni, M.H. Farpoor, A. Kamali, Comparison between Soil Taxonomy and WRB for classifying saline soils of Kerman Province

Journal of Water and Soil, 25, 5, 1158-1171, 2011
In Persian with an English abstract

29. M.H. Farpoor, Soil data comparison in the old vs. restored sections of the Bam citadel archeological site in Kerman, Iran

Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology, 12, 91-98, 2010
Iranian ISI Journal

30. M. Moazallahi, M.H. Farpoor, Soil micromorphology and genesis along a climotoposequence in Kerman Province, central Iran

Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, 3, 4, 4078-4084, 2009

31. M. Mirhosseini, G. Shahabpour, M.H. Farpoor, Geochemical behavior of calcium, magnesium and copper in soils affected by acid rains related to Sarcheshmeh Copper Smelter, Rafsanjan

Research Journal of Isfahan university, 32, 3, 151-164, 2008
In Persian with an English abstract

32. M.H. Farpoor, H.R. Krouse, Stable isotope geochemistry of sulfur bearing minerals and clay mineralogy of some soils and sediments in Loot Desert, central Iran

Geoderma, 146, 283-290, 2008
Doi: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2008.06.002

33. M.H. Farpoor, Soil micromorphological study of pistachio orchards under different crop managements in Sirjan area

Pajouhesh-Va-Sazandeghi Journal, 21, 113-122, 2008
In Persian with an English abstract

34. M.H. Farpoor, H. Khademi, M.K. Eghbal, H.R. Krouse, Mode of gypsum deposition in southeastern Iranian soils as revealed by isotopic composition of crystallization water

Geoderma, 121, 233-242, 2004
Doi: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2003.11.013

35. M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, H. Khademi, Genesis and micromorphology of saline and gypsiferous Aridisols in different geomorphic surfaces of Rafsanjan area, Iran

The Journal of Science and Technology of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Water and Soil Science, 7, 3, 71-92, 2003
In Persian with an English abstract

36. M.H. Farpoor, H. Khademi, M.K. Eghbal, Genesis and distribution of palygorskite and associated clay minerals in Rafsanjan soils on different geomorphic surfaces

Iran Agricultural Research, 21, 39-60, 2002

Conference papers

1. M. Sarmast, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, I. Esfandiarpour Boroujeni, Elemental analysis and clay mineralogy of desert varnish affected by ancient dust storms, south Kerman Province

The First International Conference on Dust, Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz, Ahvaz, Iran, 2016

2. R. Heidari Dalfard, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Selected physical and chemical properties and classification of soils in Rayen-Bam area

2nd National Conference on Sustainable Management of Soil and Environmental Resources, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2016

3. E. Sistaninejad, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Physical and chemical properties and classification of soils in Golbaf area

2nd National Conference on Sustainable Management of Soil and Environmental Resources, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2016

4. E. Sistaninejad, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Micromorphology and classification of soils in Golbaf area

2nd National Conference on Sustainable Management of Soil and Environmental Resources, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2016

5. R. Heidari Dalfard, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Micromorphology of soils in Rayen-Bam area

2nd National Conference on Sustainable Management of Soil and Environmental Resources, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2016

6. S. Afra, N. Broomand, M.H. Farpoor, S. Sanjari, Physical and chemical properties of paleosols in Jiroft area

2nd National Conference on Sustainable Management of Soil and Environmental Resources, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2016

7. M. Hasani Keshavarz, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Concentration changes of Cu, Cd, and Ni in Rafsanjan atmospheric dust compared to Sarcheshmeh Copper Complex

International Conference on Sustainable Development, Strategies, and Challenges with a Focus on Agriculture, Natural Resources, Environment, and Tourism, Tabriz, Iran, 2015

8. M. Hasani Keshavarz, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Concentration of some heavy metals in Rafsanjan dust under three different land uses

International Conference on Sustainable Development, Strategies, and Challenges with a Focus on Agriculture, Natural Resources, Environment, and Tourism, Tabriz, Iran, 2015

9. V. Khandani, M.H. Farpoor, Qualitative land suitability evaluation for potato cultivation in Mahan-Joopar Plain (Kerman Province)

1st National Conference on Novel Findings in Bioscience and Agriculture, Zabol University, Zabol, Iran, 2015

10. V. Khandani, M.H. Farpoor, Qualitative land suitability evaluation for alfalfa in Mahan-Joopar plain (Kerman Province)

1st National Conference on Novel Findings in Bioscience and Agriculture, Zabol University, Zabol, Iran, 2015

11. A. Malekpoor, M.H. Farpoor, Physical and chemical properties of soils in Dashtab-Eslamabad transect of Baft area (Kerman Province)

1st National Conference on Novel Findings in Bioscience and Agriculture, Zabol University, Zabol, Iran, 2015

12. F. Naseri Bahabadi, M.H. Farpoor, M. Hejazi Mehrizi, XRF, XRD, and CEC comparison (natural and modified mineral) and Cu and Cd adsorption efficiency of Semnan zeolite and Fariman sepiolite

22nd Iranian Conference on Crystallography and Mineralogy, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, 2015

13. S. Royandeh, M.H. Farpoor, Physical and chemical properties of soils along a toposequence in Narmashir-Fahraj area

1st National Conference on Novel Findings in Bioscience and Agriculture, Zabol University, Zabol, Iran, 2015

14. R. Zareian, M.H. Farpoor, Qualitative land suitability of Abolvardi Plain for wheat, corn and barley crops, Fars Province

14th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Vali-e- Aser University, Rafsanjan, Iran, 2015

15. M. Sarmast, M.H. Farpoor, Desert varnish properties and application for paleoclimate and relative dating studies

1st National Conference on Sustainable Management of Soil and Environmental Resources, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2014

16. M.A. Bahoorzehi, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Physical, chemical, and morphological properties of soils in Mashkid area, Mehrestan area

1st National Conference on Sustainable Management of Soil and Environmental Resources, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2014

17. M.A. Bahoorzehi, M.H. Farpoor, Micromorphological studies of argillic horizon development in Zaboli area soils

National Conference on Sustainable Development of Renewable Natural Resources, Hamedan, Iran, 2014

18. M.A. Bahoorzehi, M.H. Farpoor, Micromorphology and classification of soils related to different geomorphic surfaces in Zaboli area

National Conference on Sustainable Development of Renewable Natural Resources, Hamedan, Iran, 2014

19. S. Ghadiri Bidhendi, M.H. Farpoor, M. Hejazi Mehrizi, Festuca arundinacea capability in remediation of Zn contaminated soils

1st National Conference on Agriculture, Environment, and Food Security, Jiroft University, Jiroft, Iran, 2014

20. S. Ghadiri Bidhendi, M.H. Farpoor, M. Hejazi Mehrizi, Different concentrations of copper on Cu adsorption and some growth parameters in Festuca arundinacea

7th National Conference and Exhibition on Environmental Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 2014

21. F. Naseri Bahabadi, M.H. Farpoor, M. Hejazi Mehrizi, Removal of Cu, Zn, and Cd heavy elements by natural and modified zeolite

7th National Conference and Exhibition on Environmental Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 2014

22. F. Naseri Bahabadi, M.H. Farpoor, M. Hejazi Mehrizi, Comparison of sepiolite and palygorskite minerals in removal of Cu, Zn, and Cd heavy metals from aqueous solutions

7th National Conference and Exhibition on Environmental Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 2014

23. N. Saboori, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Soil physical and chemical properties in Jiroft plain- Kerman Province

National Conference on Sustainable Development of Renewable Natural Resources, Hamedan, Iran, 2014

24. N. Saboori, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Qualitative land suitability evaluation for wheat cultivation in Jiroft plain (Behjerd area) using parametric method

7th National Conference and Exhibition on Environmental Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 2014

25. F. Noormandipour, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpour, Absorption of selected elements in sorghum as affected by different ratios of Mg/Ca and salinity

13th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Shahid Chamran University, Ahvaz, Iran, 2013

26. A. Bayat, M.H. Farpoor, Argillic horizon genesis and development under xeric moisture regime in Khane Sorkh area, Bardsir

12th National Conference on Irrigation and Reduce Evaporation, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2013

27. A. Bayat, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Physicochemical properties and classification of soils in Bardsir plain

12th National Conference on Irrigation and Reduce Evaporation, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2013

28. M. Rezaei, M.H. Farpoor, M. Hejazi Mehrizi, Soil physical and chemical properties as affected by topography in Zahmatkeshan Plain, Kerman Province

13th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Shahid Chamran University, Ahvaz, Iran, 2013

29. A. Bayat, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Effect of climotoposequence on clay mineralogy of soils in Bardsir area

13th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Shahid Chamran University, Ahvaz, Iran, 2013

30. A. Bayat, M.H. Farpoor, Micromorphological variations of soils in Bardsir area affected by geological formations

13th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Shahid Chamran University, Ahvaz, Iran, 2013

31. S. Hosseini, I. Esfandiarpoor Boroujeni, A. Karimi, M.H. Farpoor, Soil color development indices related with free iron oxides along Kerman-Baft climosequence

13th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Shahid Chamran University, Ahvaz, Iran, 2013

32. L. Nejadzamani, M.H. Farpoor, A. Jafari, Genesis of soils affected by Quaternary sediments in Rayen area, Kerman Province

32nd Internatinal Meeting and Special Congress on Earth Science, 2013

33. L. Nejadzamani, M.H. Farpoor, Petrocalcic horizon genesis in soils with calcareous parent material along Kerman-Bam transect

32nd Internatinal Meeting and Special Congress on Earth Science, 2013

34. M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarmast, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Air pollution control technique using soil particles aggregation by bacterial sedimentation of CaCO3

8th International Soil Science Congress on Land Degradation and Challenges in Sustainable Soil Management, Çeşme-İzmir, Turkey, 346-351, 2012

35. M.H. Farpoor, F. Noormandipour, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, Physicochemical properties of pistachio orchard soils as affected by magnesium-rich irrigation water in Rafsanjan area

8th International Soil Science Congress on Land Degradation and Challenges in Sustainable Soil Management, Çeşme-İzmir, Turkey, 80-83, 2012

36. M. Sarcheshmehpour, A. Esmaeili, M.H. Farpoor, Chemical and biological sand fixation and air dust control by some polymers and cyanobacteria

8th International Soil Science Congress on Land Degradation and Challenges in Sustainable Soil Management, Çeşme-İzmir, Turkey, 515, 2012

37. M. Sarmast, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Effect of Sporosarcina pasteurii on crust formation and sand dune fixation

5th National Conference and Exhibition on Environmental Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 1-6, 2011

38. M. Vahdatkhah, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, Land use and cover changes in Mahan-Joopar plain using remote sensing

5th National Conference and Exhibition on Environmental Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 2011

39. M. Sarmast, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Chemical fixation of sand dunes using three kinds of water soluble polymers

12th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran, 2011

40. M. Sarmast, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Study the effect of Sporosarcina pasteurii and Sporosarcina ureae on sand dune fixation using hydraulic conductivity data

1st National Conference on Sciences and New Technologies in Agricuture, Zanjan University, Zanjan, Iran, 2011

41. A. Esmaili, M.H. Farpoor, M. Sarcheshmehpour, Effect of poly acryl amid based anionic polyelectrolyte polymer on surface crust resistance in a sandy soil

1st National Conference on Sciences and New Technologies in Agricuture, Zanjan University, Zanjan, Iran, 2011

42. A. Esmaili, M.H. Farpoor, M.Sarcheshmehpour, Formation and thickness of biological crusts induced by two kinds of cyanobacteria in a sandy soil

1st National Conference on Approaching Sustainable Agriculture, Payamenoor University, Khoozestan, Iran, 2011

43. M. Neyestani, M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, I. Esfandiarpoor, Soil Micromorphology and clay mineralogy on different landforms of Kheirabad depression

Second National Conference of Water Resources Management, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran., 2010

44. N. Yazdani, M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Clay mineralogy of soils in Sarcheshmeh area along a toposequence

Second National Conference of Water Resources Management, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2010

45. N. Yazdani, M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Physicochemical properties and classifications of soils in Sarcheshmeh area

Second National Conference of Water Resources Management, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2010

46. M. Neyestani, M.H. Farpoor, I. Esfandiarpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Soil genesis and classification on different geomorphic surfaces of Sirjan playa

Second National Conference of Water Resources Management, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2010

47. S. Sanjari, M.H. Farpoor, I. Esfandiarpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Micromorphological evidences of paleosols in Jiroft area

Second National Conference of Water Resources Management, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2010

48. S. Sanjari, M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, I Esfandiarpoor, Clay mineralogy of soils along a toposequence in Jiroft area

The First International Conference on Plant, Water, Soil, and Weather Modeling, International Centre for Science, High Technology and Environmental Sciences, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2010

49. S. Sanjari, M.H. Farpoor, I. Esfandiarpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Study of soils on Dahane Gomrokan alluvial fan and their suitability for flood spreading project

The First International Conference on Plant, Water, Soil, and Weather Modeling, International Centre for Science, High Technology and Environmental Sciences, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2010

50. M. Nadimi, M.H. Farpoor, M. Mahmoodabadi, Clay mineralogy of soils in Mahan-Joopar plain emphasized on environmental issues

Second International Symposium on Environmental Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 2009

51. M. Nadimi, M.H. Farpoor, M. Mahmoodabadi, M. Fekri, Physicochemical properties and classification of soils in Mahan-Joopar plain of Kerman Province for optimum soil and water management

10th National Conference on Irrigation and Evapotranspiration, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2009

52. M. Neyestani, M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, I. Esfandiarpoor, Physicochemical properties and soil classification on different landforms along Bardsir-Shahrebabak transect, Kerman Province

10th National Conference on Irrigation and Evapotranspiration, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2009

53. M. Moazallahi, M.H. Farpoor, M. Mahmoodabadi, H. Naghavi, Physicochemical properties and soil classification along a climotoposequence in Baft area, Kerman

2nd Conference of Iranian Agricultural Biotechnology, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2009

54. M. Irannejad, M.H. Farpoor, M. Mahmoodabadi, A. Abasnejad, Physicochemical properties and classification of soils on Givdari Alluvial Fan, Rafsanjan

2nd Conference of Iranian Agricultural Biotechnology, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2009

55. K. Nooraie, M.H. Farpoor, A. Abasnejad, I. Esfandiarpoor, Soil genesis and development on different geomorphic surfaces of Loot area, Kerman

2nd Conference of Iranian Agricultural Biotechnology, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, 2009

56. M.H. Farpoor, Physical and chemical properties of organic soils (Histosols) in Lalehzar area, Kerman Province

9th National Conference on Irrigation and Reduce Evaporation, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2007

57. M.H. Farpoor, Physical and chemical properties and clay mineralogy Shahdad Yardangs (Kaloots)

10th Iranian Soil Science Congress, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources of Tehran University, Karaj, Iran, 2007

58. M.H. Farpoor, Role of soil management in pistachio orchards using micromorphology observations

International Symposium on Dryland Ecology and Human Security (ISDEHS), Dubai, 2006

59. M.H. Farpoor, H.R. Krouse, The citadel of Bam: The largest and oldest raw mud brick of the world in heart of Iran deserts

International Symposium on Dryland Ecology and Human Security (ISDEHS), Dubai, 2006

60. M.H. Farpoor, Properties of a wind affected soil in Kerman area, Iran

International Soil Meeting, San Li Urfah, Turkey, 2006

61. M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, H. Khademi, Genesis of selected gypsiferous soils in southeastern Iran

Human Impacts on Soil Quality Attributes, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, 2005

62. M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, H. Khademi, Factors affecting gypsum micromorphology on different geomorphic positions in central Iran

12th International Meeting on Soil Micromorphology, Adana, Turkey, 2004

63. M.H. Farpoor, I. Esfandiarpoor, Role of road building in soil erosion and land degradation of Kerman-Rafsanjan area

National Conference on Soil, Water, and Catchments Management, Kerman, Iran, 2004

64. M.H. Farpoor, H. Khademi, M.K. Eghbal, Source of gypsum in soils of Rafsanjan area using stable isotope technique

8th Soil Science Congress of Iran, Rasht, Iran, 2003

65. M.H. Farpoor, H.R. Krouse, H. Khademi, M.K. Eghbal, Stable isotope geochemistry of gypsiferous Aridisols in central Iran

BIOGEOMON Conference, Reading University, UK, 2002

66. M.H. Farpoor, H. Khademi, M. Karimian Eghbal, Genesis of palygorskite and associated clay minerals in different geomorphic surfaces of Rafsanjan area, Iran

7th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Shahrekord, Iran, 2001

67. M.H. Farpoor, M. Karimian Eghbal, H. Khademi, Genesis and classification of gypsiferous soils in different geomorphic surfaces of Rafsanjan area

7th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Shahrekord, Iran, 2001

68. M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, H. Khademi, Genesis and micromorphology of gypsiferous Aridisols developed on different geomorphic surfaces in Rafsanjan area, Iran

International Working Meeting on Micropedology, Ghent, Belgium, 2001

69. M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, J. Givi, Micromorphology and genesis of soils in Zagros area, Iran

International Working Meeting on Micropedology, Ghent, Belgium, 2001

70. M.H. Farpoor, H. Khademi, M.K. Eghbal, Genesis of palygorskite and associated clay minerals in different geomorphic surfaces of Rafsanjan area, Iran

7th Soil Science Congress of Iran, Shahrekord, Iran, 2001

71. M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, H. Khademi, Genesis and classification of gypsiferous soils in different geomorphic positions of Rafsanjan area, Iran

7th Soil Science Congress of Iran, Shahrekord, Iran, 2001

72. M.H. Farpoor, H. Khademi, M. Karimian Eghbal, Gypsiferous soils of Rafsanjan area and their suitability and limitations for water and soil conservation projects

1st National Conference on Solutions for Coping with Water Deficiency and Droughts, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2000

73. M.H. Farpoor, M. Karimian Eghbal, Spatial variability of 137Cs related to soil erosion in surface soils of different geomorphic surfaces in Imam Qais area, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province

6th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Mashhad, Iran, 1999

74. M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Spatial variability of radioisotope cesium in topsoil of different geomorphic surfaces related to soil erosion in Imam Gheis area, Charmahal Bakhtiari, Iran

6th Soil Science Congress of Iran, Mashad, Iran, 1999

75. M.H. Farpoor, M. Karimian Eghbal, Soil-landscape relationship in Imam Qais area, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province

5th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Karaj, Iran, 1996

76. M.H. Farpoor, M. Karimian Eghbal, Soil-landscape relationship in Imam Qais area, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province

5th Iranian Soil Science Congress, Karaj, Iran, 1996

77. M.H. Farpoor, M.K. Eghbal, Soil landscape relationships in Imam Gheis area, Charmahale Bakhtiari, Iran

5th Soil Science Congress of Iran, Karadj, Iran, 1996

Skills

 X- Ray Diffraction (XRD) technique

 Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) technique

 Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) technique

 Soil mapping

 Land evaluation

 Remote Sensing (RS)

 Geography Information System (GIS)

 Stable isotope geochemistry in environmental research

 Thin section preparation and interpretation

Courses

Current semester courses

 Stable isotope geochemistry in Soil Science (Doctoral Degree)

 Clay Mineralogy (Doctoral Degree)

 Soil Micromorphology (Master's Degree)

 Soil Genesis and Classification (Bachelor's Degree)

 Soil Geomorphology (Bachelor's Degree)

 English for Special purposes (Master's Degree)

 Soil Genesis and Classification (Master's Degree)

Courses in past semesters

 Land Evaluation (Bachelor's Degree)

 Soil Surveying (Bachelor's Degree)

 Soil Geomorphology (Doctoral Degree)

Students

Phd

Current students

 Reza Zareian

Genesis, classification, morphological properties and relationship with potassium status in Ghrah-Bagh plain of Fars Province, 2012, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, 2012- present

 Masoomeh Sarmast

Evolution of geomorphic features in some desert lands of central Iran using soil and stone varnish developments, 2012, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, 2012- present

Master

Current students

 Raheleh Heidari

Genesis and evolution of soils along rayen-bam transect, 2014, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, 2014-present

 Ehsan Sistani

Study of physical, chemical, and micromorphological properties and classification of soils in Golbaf area, Kerman Province, 2014, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, 2014-present
Past students

 Vida Khandani

Qualitative land suitability evaluation for major crops in Mahan-Joupar plain, Kerman Province, 2015, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, Jun

 Azam Malekpoor

Genesis and micromorphology of soils on Dashtab-Eslamabad transect in Baft area, Kerman Province, 2015, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, Jun

 Samira Royandeh

Soil genesis and classification on a toposequence in Narmashir-Fahraj area, 2015, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, Jun

 Sahar Ghadiri

Phytoremediation of soils polluted by heavy metals using Vetiver grass, 2015, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, February

 Mitra Hasani

An investigation on different properties of Rafsanjan dust compared to industrial Sarcheshmeh copper melt, 2015, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, February

 Fatemeh Nasseri Bahabadi

Comparison of palygorskite, sepiolite and zeolite in Zn, Cd and Cu absorption using isotherms, 2015, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, January

 Navid Saboori

Qualitative land suitability evaluation for major crops in Jiroft plain, Kerman Province, 2014, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, October

 Mohammad Akbar Bahoorzahi

Clay mineralogy and micromorphology of soils in Kouh Birk area, Mehrestan city, 2014, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, September

 Roohollah Salarkarimi

Study of soils in Kaleshoor and Gandomberyan areas, Loot watershed, 2014, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, January

 Mohammad Rezaei Hosein Abad

Soil genesis and classification in Zahmatkeshan plain, 2014, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, January

 Leili Neghad Zamani

Soil geomorphology relationships in Rayen area, Kerman Province, 2014, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, January

 Amir Bayat

Soil genesis and survey in Bardsir area as affected by geological formations, 2013, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, November

 Atefe Esmaili Dastjerdipour

Effect of two species of cyanobacterial inoculation and polyacrylamid base polymer on some soil micromorphological properties, 2012, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, February

 Firouzeh Nourmandipour

Clay mineralogy of soils affected by magnesium and the effect of this element on Sorghum growth and percentage of mycorrhiza colonization, 2012, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, February

 Majid Vahdatkhah

Assessing land use changes using Rs and GIS in Mahan region and monitoring some soil quality indicators at different land uses, 2012, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, February

 Masoomeh Sarmast

Effect of Sporosarcina and water-soluble polymers on physical and micromorphological properties of sandy soils, 2012, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, February

 Negar Yazdani Jahromi

Physicochemical characteristics, classification and clay mineralogy of soils containing zeolite in Sarcheshmeh area, 2011, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, January

 Mehrnaz Neyestani

Soil genesis and classification along Bardsir-Shahrebabak transect, 2010, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, October

 Saleh Sanjari Banestani

Genesis, classification and clay mineralogy of soils as affected by topography in Jiroft area, 2010, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, September

 Mandana Nadimi

Soil genesis and classification in Mahan-Joopar area, Kerman Province, 2010, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, February

 Mahdi Irrannejad Parizi

Study of paleosols and recent surficial soils of Givdary alluvial fan, Rafsanjan area, 2010, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, January

 Kaveh Nooraee

Soil genesis and classification in Sirch-Kaleshoor toposequence, Loot watershed, Kerman, 2010, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, January

 Masoomeh Moazallahi

Soil genesis and classification in Lalehzar-Kerman climotoposequence, 2009, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Supervised by M.H. Farpoor, December