Investigation of the active faults as seismic sources, determination its geometry and mechanism, preparation of seismotectonic maps.


  • Recognition of new active faults, and compiling and preparation of detailed maps of active faults;
  • Studying the crustal deformation using GPS measurements;
  • Studying the Paleoseismology along active fault escarpments;
  • Studying the tectonic stress in different regions of Iran;
  • Accurate identification and segmentation of active faults for use in earthquake hazard assessment in engineering sites and buildings.