About Journal

Scientific Journal of "Passive Defense", be released on base of license to the letter number 133234414 by the Commission for the Study of Scientific Publications of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology dated by 04/02/2012 by University of Imam Hossein (UIH).

It will be published by Imam Hossein University from winter of 2009 according to the publication license to the registration number 124/3598 dated 18/10/2009 from as the Deputy Minister of Press and Information Affairs of the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance.

The purpose of this Journal is to provide a suitable platform for exchanging information and publishing the results of scientific, technical and specialized studies and researches by scientists, professors, researchers and students in fields related to passive defense in order to improve their theoretical and scientific knowledge level and also prepare a useful collection. .

Passive Defense scientific journal edited by Dr. Mehdi Madiri (Professor of Malik Ashtar University of Technology) from the spring issue of 2013 onwards succeeded in obtaining a license from the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology.

The journal related topics in the following that:

1.Defense fortifications (simulation of impact, infiltration and explosion) New technologies in resistant materials, Hydraulic structures, buried and semi-buried structures, underground structures, tunnels, etc.

2.Territorial Planning and Defense (Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS), Location of Vital and Sensitive Centers, Distribution, Safe Areas, etc.)

3.CCD (new camouflage, concealment, modern coatings, deceptive models, detection methods, etc.)

4.Crisis management due to aggression (command and control, production continuity, localization, population control)

5.Soft defense (psychological warfare and propaganda, public media, threats, etc.

6.Cyber ​​(Information Technology, Network and Software Security, Threats, Electronic Warfare, Safe and Emergency Telecommunications, etc.(

7.Medicine (New Technologies, Combat Medicine, Nutrition, Field Emergency, etc.)

8.Dam and Obstacle, Blue Defense (Blue War) Communication Lines, Barriers and Simulation of Defense.

9.Disabling EMP, HMP, Electromagnetic, Graphite, Laser, Audio, Biological and Strategies.

Note: Submitted articles should not be published in Journals or domestic and foreign conferences or sent simultaneously.

Those interested can refer to the official website of the journal to submit their articles and receive additional information.

License & Copyright

All articles published by this Journal are published under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license that allows for unlimited use, distribution, and content reproduction on all media as long as original author and source are properly acknowledged and cited.

Authors retain the copyright and full publishing rights without restrictions.

Open Access

Passive Defense Journal is an open access journal and all content is freely available without charge to the users. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose.


This Journal published by the Imam Hussein University.

Archive policy

The archive of articles of the journal is stored in the National Library of Iran in addition to the website of the journal itself.


The Journal of Passive Defense is an electronic journal and has no subscription fees for Authors and readers.


This Journal does not accept any advertisements on the website and journal articles.

Discount policy

Since no fees are charged for sending, reviewing and printing articles, this journal does not have a discount policy on the cost of printing articles.