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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.rad file reading

Started by Nil Kutlar Eskin in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Future 5 hours ago. 1 Reply

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


Started by Frank Gergaud in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0) on Friday. 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) on Thursday. 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 Oct 15. 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


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