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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Microsoft VBScript runtime error (subscript out of range)

Started by özge ceylan in DIVA-Rhino (version 4.0) yesterday. 0 Replies

Hi,I am trying to do a daylight availability analysis with DIVA However, following the first calculations, when I select the tab on the screen that appears (display footcandles), it gives the following error. By examining the discussions on…Continue

Archsim Settings

Started by Aleksandar T. in ARCHSIM-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Timur Dogan on Thursday. 1 Reply

Dear Forum members,I am simulating a residential builidng (block shaped) in a urban context and currently facing few uncertainty issues, more precisely general meaning of the words in this context so would be thankful if some more experienced…Continue

Diva Daylight Factor Analysis

Started by Vani in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0) Apr 15. 0 Replies

Hi,I am using Diva 4 and I am trying to perform a daylight factor analysis .But my Diva is stuck to this image (attached).I put a shading device that is attached to the glazing area and I think the problem is how i referenced it in the diva.Can…Continue

Strange results - Illuminance values very high

Started by Priscila de Souza in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Priscila de Souza Apr 11. 2 Replies

Hello guys,I just started using diva for grasshopper and I'm trying to run a illuminance simulation in order to get the LEED Daylight credit (option two). The problem is that the results seems strange, once in a point inside the building it shows…Continue

Diva4 Grasshopper license issue

Started by Cheney in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Zoona Jerral Apr 11. 9 Replies

Our company bought Diva4 by using server license. Recently I came across the error message in grasshopper environment as follows. All the components in Rhino could be used. Any solution? Thanks!   …Continue


Started by Frank Gergaud in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Frank Gergaud Apr 10. 7 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

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