Octo Mass
(by Hossein_Nazari)
OctoMass is a grasshopper provides a set of parametric design tools that can be used to create building mass alternatives and evaluate some simulation data results.
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OctoMass is a grasshopper plugin that is being developed by students at Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST). The plugin is intended to assist architects and designers in developing sustainable, energy-efficient structures.
This is a project to sharing the design process using design studio 1 for master student of sustainable architecture and will develop gradually .This course is being taught by Dr. Abbas Tarkashvand (Tarkashvand@iust.ac.ir).

Installation prerequisite: for using geometrical components, there is no prerequisite ;but using the data analysis components, Ladybug tools must be installed first.

Phase One:
Teacher: Dr. Abbas Tarkashvand
Assistants: Pouria Toufighi, Hossein Nazari
Code development: Hossein Nazari
Graphic design: Kimia (Zahra) Mousavian, Mobina Mohseni, Mahrooyan Nezam
Students (Alphabetical Order):
● Zeinab Ayini
● Mohammad Etesam
● Soroush Hassan Zadeh
● Mohammad Hossein Kariminejad
● Sara Khodaverdian
● Kimia (Zahra) Mousavian
● Mobina Mohseni
● Mahrooyan Nezam
● Niayesh Roostaei

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For instructions on installing Grasshopper Add-Ons, please see FAQ for details.
Installation files (zipped )
Grasshopper for Rhino 6 for Win
Grasshopper for Rhino 7 for Win
Grasshopper for Rhino 8 for Win
Grasshopper for Rhino 6 Mac
Grasshopper for Rhino 7 Mac
Grasshopper for Rhino 8 Mac
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