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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Error: raytrace loop encountered a break at 0

Started by Rauland Schaat in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0) 2 hours ago. 0 Replies

1. Batch file written to directory:C:\Users\rschaat\Documents\DIVA\GH_Data\kearns_ATEC_LEED_8.1\AnnualDaylightRun failed.daylight coefficient calculation failedraytrace loop encountered a break at 0I keep getting this error when running annual…Continue

Diva grasshopper toolbar missing!

Started by Phetcharin Phongphetkul in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Phetcharin Phongphetkul 8 hours ago. 2 Replies

Hello My DIVA toolbar missing in grasshopper even though I've already put  DIVA.Daylight_64.ghlink in Libraries folder, reinstalled and installed either 64 bit and 32 bit of DIVA install. It's only appear Archsim.…Continue

Tags: toolbar, grasshopper, Diva


Started by Ian van Duivenbode in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Jon Sargent 22 hours ago. 6 Replies

Hi all,So far the new gh components in DIVA 4.0 are looking great.I was hoping that there would be a capability to vary the material properties via a slider in v4.0 but doesn't look like it. e.g. vary the light transmission of glazing via a slider.…Continue

Period of the direct solar radiation

Started by Gaetano Ruvio in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Jon Sargent 22 hours ago. 1 Reply

Dear DIVA Membership,I Have a questions:It´s possible in DIVA to simulate the period of the direct solar radiation of one or more surfaces, regarding the simulation of one day, one month or a year?Best regardsContinue

How do you add Shading Groups to Glazing?

Started by RJ in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Jon Sargent 22 hours ago. 2 Replies

I'm new to DIVA. This seems like a simple question, but I can't figure it out. How can I group the upper window and lower windows into different window shading groups in Grasshopper?On one option I made, it automatically made them into 2 shading…Continue

RhinoScript error

Started by husim malik in DIVA-Rhino (version 4.0). Last reply by Lucas Arango Díaz 23 hours ago. 1 Reply

HI , I have two problems in my dive, the first one ,when i use the example file "D4RClassroom" or any model in diva and try to run any simulation ,  i get the following Rhinoscript error: Source: Microsoft VBScript runtime error Error:Subscript out…Continue

Tags: error, VBScript


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