Diva Day 2016

September 30

University of Toronto



Register now for DIVA Day 2016! DIVA Day is an annual symposium to discuss the use of DIVA and associated environmental analysis tools in design practice, research and architectural education. We're also holding a third annual DIVA Day Student Competition, with a $1500 prize!  Due date has been extended to September 3.


What is DIVA-for-Rhino?

DIVA-for-Rhino is a highly optimized daylighting and energy modeling plug-in for the Rhinoceros - NURBS modeler. The plug-in was initially developed at the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University and is now distributed and developed by Solemma LLC. DIVA-for-Rhino allows users to carry out a series of environmental performance evaluations of individual buildings and urban landscapes including Radiation Maps, Photorealistic Renderings, Climate-Based Daylighting MetricsAnnual and Individual Time Step Glare Analysis, LEED and CHPS Daylighting Compliance, and Single Thermal Zone Energy and Load Calculations.


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Point- in- time- Glare

Started by Mahdi in DIVA-Rhino (version 4.0). Last reply by Mahdi 3 hours ago. 4 Replies

Hi my friends,I have a problem with Point- in- time- Glare, when the analysis is finished diva displayed this error... Source:     WshSell.Run Error:        Unable to wait for processLine:         13char:         1code:I will be grateful if someone…Continue

Glare Component Issue

Started by Wolfgang Hassert in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Wolfgang Hassert yesterday. 6 Replies

Hey everyone,just tried out the grasshopper glare component. Has anyone encountered the same problem?…Continue

Tags: grasshopper, glare

Differentiate Grid results

Started by Jam Aka in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Jam Aka yesterday. 5 Replies

Hi all,I am simulating daylight factor with Diva for many grids. So my problem is how can I differenciate results.For example, I have 10 values of mDF, how can I speedly know which grid is with mDF with a tree please.I created excel table but…Continue

License problem for GH components

Started by Jaewoo LEE in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Jaewoo LEE yesterday. 2 Replies

Hello,I downloaded Diva-4.0 last year, and have used GH componets.Yesterday I updated Diva-4.0 and then the components doesn't work now.I found this message from all components;1. License not found.LM-X Error: (Internal: 844 Feature:…Continue

incorrect Thermal Results

Started by Doaa Alsharif in ARCHSIM-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Timur Dogan yesterday. 1 Reply

Hi,I'm having troubles with the thermal results in Archsim..I'm getting just a slight difference when comparing the results with and without a shading device.. The overhang I'm using is very big and should have more effect on the room.Any help and…Continue

Questions about ventilation and humidity settings

Started by zhuchen in ARCHSIM-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Timur Dogan yesterday. 1 Reply

Hello, all!I have several questions about the simulation. 1.I didn't really know the settings here.…Continue


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