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 ecaade2011_034
authors Schirmer, Patrick; Kawagishi, Noboru
year 2011
title Using shape grammars as a rule based approach in urban planning - a report on practice
source RESPECTING FRAGILE PLACES [29th eCAADe Conference Proceedings / ISBN 978-9-4912070-1-3], University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Architecture (Slovenia) 21-24 September 2011, pp.116-124
wos WOS:000335665500013
summary With the development of user friendly software, using procedural shape grammars has become productive for urban planning projects. Little about the experience of their use by architects and urban planning agencies has been reported yet. This paper will thus discuss the experience gained with the use of shape grammars in the projects of KCAP. We will show how the different scales of urban planning and urban design can be handled and how design concepts can be integrated into the procedural “pipeline” using the software “CityEngine”. We will also present an approach of “typological testing” that allows to test various design concepts for their possible developments. This work is the base for current research at ETH, integrating geometric aspects into behavioural simulation processes of urban simulation.
keywords Shape grammars; Urban planning; Urban Simulation; Urban Typologies
series eCAADe
full text file.pdf (2,761,576 bytes)
references Content-type: text/plain
Details Citation Select
100%; open Borning, A., Waddell, P., Förster, R. (2008) Find in CUMINCAD Urban-Sim: Using simulation to inform public deliberation and decision-making , H. Chen et al. (eds), Digital Government: Advanced Research and Case Studies, Springer-Verlag, New York, pp. 439-464

100%; open Müller, P. et al. (2006) Find in CUMINCAD Procedural modeling of buildings , ACM Transactions on Graphics , 25(3), pp.614–623

100%; open Müller, P. et al. (2007) Find in CUMINCAD Image-based procedural modeling of facades , ACM Transactions on Graphics, 26(3), pp. 851-859

100%; open Parish, Y.I.H., Müller, P. (2001) Find in CUMINCAD Procedural modeling of cities , E. Fiume (ed.) Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH 2001, ACM Press, Los Angeles, pp. 301–308

100%; open Schirmer, P. (2010) Find in CUMINCAD Options and constraints of a parcel based approach in “UrbanSimE” , 10th Swiss Transport Research Conference, Ascona, Switzerland

100%; open Vanegas, C.A. et. al. (2009) Find in CUMINCAD Interactive design of urban spaces using geometrical and behavioral modeling , ACM Transactions on Graphics, 28(5), pp. 1–10

100%; open Waddell, P., Wang, L., Liu, X. (2008) Find in CUMINCAD UrbanSim: An evolving planning support system for evolving communities , R. K. Brail & R. E. Klosterman (eds), Planning Support Systems for Cities and Regions, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, pp. 103-138

100%; open Waddell, P. (2002) Find in CUMINCAD UrbanSim: modeling urban development for landuse, transportation and environmental planning , Journal of the American Planning Association, 68(3), pp. 297-314

100%; open Wegener, M. (2004) Find in CUMINCAD Overview of land use transport models , D. A. Hensher et al. (eds), Handbook of Transport Geography and Spatial Systems, Elsevier, Oxford, pp. 127–146

last changed 2016/05/16 09:08
pick and add to favorite papersHOMELOGIN (you are user _anon_937021 from group guest) CUMINCAD Papers Powered by SciX Open Publishing Services 1.002