CumInCAD is a Cumulative Index about publications in Computer Aided Architectural Design
supported by the sibling associations ACADIA, CAADRIA, eCAADe, SIGraDi, ASCAAD and CAAD futures

PDF papers
id ecaade2010_021
authors Gil, Jorge; Beirao, Jose; Montenegro, Nuno; Duarte, Jose
year 2010
title Assessing Computational Tools for Urban Design: Towards a “city information model”
source FUTURE CITIES [28th eCAADe Conference Proceedings / ISBN 978-0-9541183-9-6] ETH Zurich (Switzerland) 15-18 September 2010, pp.361-369
summary This paper presents an assessment of a selection software tools for urban design confronting their capabilities with the goals of the CityInduction research project. The goal of this paper is the assessment of existing platforms for computer aided urban design to select one as the basis for implementing the urban design model proposed in the CityInduction project. This model includes three sub-models that support the formulation of design programs from contextual information, the exploration of designs solutions through a grammarbased generative approach, and the validation of designs against the program through the use of evaluation tools. To each of these sub-models corresponds a module in the envisioned platform and so, existing platforms are assessed in terms of their ability to support the implementation of each module. The current goal is a proof-of-concept implementation, but the final goal is the development of a complete platform for supporting urban design.
wos WOS:000340629400038
keywords Software review; Sustainable urban design; GIS; CAAD; BIM
series eCAADe
full text file.pdf (213,880 bytes)
references Content-type: text/plain
Details Citation Select
100%; open Allen, E (2008) Find in CUMINCAD Clicking Toward Better Outcomes - Experience with INDEX, 1994 to 2006 , Planning Support Systems for Cities and Regions, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, MA, USA, pp. 139-166

100%; open Chen, G, Esch, G, Wonka, P, Mueller, P and Zhang, E (2008) Find in CUMINCAD Interactive procedural street modeling , ACM Transactions on Graphics, 27(3), pp. 1-10

100%; open Gil, J and Duarte, JP (2010) Find in CUMINCAD A review of urban design sustainability evaluation tools , DDSS, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

100%; open Grazziotin, P, Turkienicz, B and Bellaver, B (2007) Find in CUMINCAD CityZoom - A Visualization Tool for the Assessment of Planning Regulations , Proceedings of the 24th eCAADe conference, Frankfurt, Germany, p. 2

100%; open Maguire, DJ (2003) Find in CUMINCAD Improving CAD-GIS Interoperability , ArcNews, 24(4)

100%; open Müller, P (2006) Find in CUMINCAD Procedural modeling of cities , ACM SIGGRAPH 2006 Courses, ACM, Boston, MA, USA, pp. 139-184

100%; open Turkienicz, B, Alves, G, Bellaver, B and Grazziotin, P (2008) Find in CUMINCAD CityZoom: A Visualization Tool for the Assessment of Planning Regulations , International Journal of Architectural Computing, 6 (1), pp. 79-95

100%; open Turkienicz, B, Scheidegger, CE and Grazziotin, P (2001) Find in CUMINCAD CityZoom - Multipurpose computational environment for the simulation of built form models , Proceedings of the Computers in Urban Planning and Management (CUPUM) Conference, London, Honolulu, Hawaii

100%; open Watson, B, Muller, P, Wonka, P, Sexton, C, Veryovka, O and Fuller, A (2008) Find in CUMINCAD Procedural Urban Modeling in Practice , IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 28(3), pp. 18-26.

100%; open Weber, B, Müller, P, Wonka, P and Gross, M (2009) Find in CUMINCAD Interactive Geometric Simulation of 4D Cities , Computer Graphics Forum, 28(2), pp. 481-492

last changed 2016/05/16 09:08
pick and add to favorite papersHOMELOGIN (you are user _anon_53983 from group guest) CUMINCAD Papers Powered by SciX Open Publishing Services 1.002