Diva Day 2017

October 27

UC Berkeley

Register now for DIVA Day 2017! DIVA Day is an annual symposium to discuss the use of DIVA and associated environmental analysis tools in design practice, research and architectural education.


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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Diva4 Grasshopper license issue

Started by Cheney in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Inês Maria Mira Martinho 15 hours ago. 6 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

thermal comfort

Started by Rania el sakhawy in ARCHSIM-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Rania el sakhawy Jan 13. 2 Replies

Hi al,Can any one tell me please how can i measure thermal comfort by archsim and which out put in energy plus that explain that??thanks allContinue

Error in Energy Plus

Started by Niloufar in ARCHSIM-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Timur Dogan Jan 13. 1 Reply

Hi All,I have done a "surface analysis" for my energy model and it looks good, but when I plug the model into the energy Plus module and run the analysis, I see a list of errors (please see attached) related to the windows (skylights). The openings…Continue

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Window schedule problem - LEEDv4

Started by Nala in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Nala Jan 11. 2 Replies

Hi there,I am trying to run DA according to LEEDv4 where shades are closed when 2% of the area has direct sun. The idea was to divide the process into two steps.First step: I divide the windows per room/grid and then I generate the schedules based…Continue

Error DIVA/Rhino, climate-base is not working "No LIGHTING SOURCES FOUND" ????

Started by Shahab Din in DIVA-Rhino (version 2.0). Last reply by Mitesh Mori Jan 10. 9 Replies

Hi allAfter run the climate-base simulation, in cmd window show an error about " No LIGHTING SOURCES FOUND ". What is this error? How can set the lighting sources in that simulation?Please help me ......…Continue

location of the nodes and exporting my output on grasshopper

Started by Ivan Poon in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0). Last reply by Jon Sargent Jan 9. 1 Reply

Hi all, I am doing an urban scale simulation and I would like to do everything on Grasshopper. May I ask if DIVA could1) export the simulation results in csv format just like what DIVA (Rhino) does.2) if so, how I am able to understand the location…Continue


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