Rhino for Architecture and Engineering
This course, revised to include new Rhino 5 content, is geared to professionals in the architectural and engineering industry and is suitable for architects, structural engineers, urban designers and building envelope engineers. The course contains both intermediate and advanced content, the balance of which can be adjusted to suit particular classes. Although the class follows a clearly defined structure there is scope for trainees to discuss individual work examples and work on live projects.
This comprehensive, fast moving, two day class starts with an introduction as to why and where Rhino is used in a professional Architectural practice. A Rhino refresher then follows before the course moves on to discuss NURBS topology in more detail. This theory is then put into practice in a number of architectural exercises during which a range of tools and strategies particularly useful to architectural professionals are utilised.
Topics covered include:
• Why Rhino is used in Architecture
• Rhino Refresher
• NURBS Topology
• Curve and Surface Evaluation Tools
• Strategies for Sculptural Forms
• Shape Exploration with History
• Panelling Tools
• T-Splines Demo
• Orient and Array Tools