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id caadria2009_035
authors Li, Andrew I-kang; Hau Hing Chau, Liang Chen, Yang Wang
year 2009
title A Prototype System for developing two- and Three-Dimensional Shape Grammars
source Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia / Yunlin (Taiwan) 22-25 April 2009, pp. 717-726
summary A number of researchers have developed shape grammar systems, with a variety of aims. These systems all help users (to varying degrees) to run grammars, but not to develop grammars. However, we believe that developing grammars is also work and needs to be supported. A system to do this would make it easier and more convenient for people using grammars to do design work. Following the generate-test model, we design and implement a prototype system that supports the user in editing grammars, testing grammars, and switching easily between the two types of activity. We emphasize the graphic nature of the task: the user is all the time working with graphic objects, namely shapes.
keywords Shape grammar; interpreters; development; systems
series CAADRIA
email andrewili@cuhk.edu.hk
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