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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Started by Frank Gergaud in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0) yesterday. 0 Replies

Hi everybody,I'm having an issue with the daylight grid and the grid seems to not be "straight" and also missing information. The picture is pretty straight forward. I would like to have my daylight grid with correct sensors area. As you can also…Continue

Tags: grid, Daylight

Saving Luminance Values from Pixel Tags

Started by Kit Elsworth in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0) yesterday. 0 Replies

Does anyone know if it is possible to save the luminance values from the pixel tags within the Image Viewer? I have developed a way to save the other glare metrics when I want to perform a multi-hour glare simulation, however, I would also like the…Continue

Reload previous simulation data

Started by Rauland Schaat in DIVA-Grasshopper (Classic). Last reply by Frank Gergaud on Monday. 5 Replies

I have run multiple point-in-time illuminance calc-grids in DIVA for Grasshopper. I have saved the files in separate folders. Is there anyway to reload previous calc-grid simulations in grasshopper/DIVA? I am trying to automate the generation of…Continue

BIM object not seen in the visualization

Started by Nil Kutlar Eskin in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0) Oct 12. 0 Replies

Hello everyone,I have installed a BIM object to my file. Although all the layers are unhidden and unlocked, I do not see the object in the visualization. I have also assigned material to the object.What would be the reason for that?Thanks,NilContinue

Annual aglare evaluation

Started by bahar in DIVA-Rhino (version 4.0) Oct 10. 0 Replies

Hi everybodyI have run an annual glare simulation for a critical point in an open office. I define a view point, and run annual glare in two states adaptive visual comfort. there is more glare in the state of "user can not adopt" than in the state…Continue

.rad file reading

Started by Nil Kutlar Eskin in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0) Oct 10. 0 Replies

Hello,I m trying to read the material .rad file. How can I do that?Continue


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