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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VBScript problem

Started by Thiago Ferreira in DIVA-Rhino (version 4.0) on Monday. 0 Replies

Hi everyone,Has anybody ever ran into this problem?Continue

Render Illuminance Image

Started by Thiago Ferreira in DIVA-Rhino (version 4.0) on Friday. 0 Replies

Hello,I noticed that ticking the box "render illuminance image" the image comes out brighter. Does anybody know the explanation behind this option? It's not available on the website. Thank you.…Continue

Old plugin

Started by seghier in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0) Jan 14. 0 Replies

HelloWhat is the equivalent of Diva daylight component in the new version?i open the file from this website…Continue

Radiation Map

Started by Jiajie Zhu in DIVA-Rhino (version 3.0). Last reply by Abigail Chi Jan 12. 5 Replies

hi,i see that DIVA can do the radiation map using a cumulative method.so can DIVA do the simulation of an irradiation map for a specific time, a specified moment?i am now trying to make an irrdiance map on the ground arround a building at a certain…Continue

Possible to layer multiple .rad files for dynamic shade runs?

Started by Madeline Gradillas in DIVA-Grasshopper (version 4.0) Jan 8. 0 Replies

Trying to use GH to automate 3 point in time runs for an extra large building with a dynamic exterior venetian blind system at 3 facades.  The model is already complex and there are enough blind rotation angles that makes keeping the geometry all…Continue

First Simulation Problem

Started by SunXuelin in DIVA-Rhino (version 4.0) Dec 20, 2019. 0 Replies

Hello!I'm using DIVA for the first time and run the example-rhino-model on the diva hompage in “Your First Simulation".Here is the result.…Continue


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