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id ecaade2017_155
authors Beir?o, Josť Nuno and de Klerk, Rui
year 2017
title CIM-St - A Design Grammar for Street Cross Sections
source Fioravanti, A, Cursi, S, Elahmar, S, Gargaro, S, Loffreda, G, Novembri, G, Trento, A (eds.), ShoCK! - Sharing Computational Knowledge! - Proceedings of the 35th eCAADe Conference - Volume 2, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy, 20-22 September 2017, pp. 619-628
summary The design of streets plays an essential role in shaping the quality of our cities. In particular, the design of a street's cross section determines in many aspects the realm of its use, enhancing or reducing its ability for being walkable streets or traffic oriented streets. This paper shows a street cross section design interface where designs are controlled by an ontology and a parametric design system supported by a shape grammar. The ontology provides a semantically ordered vocabulary of shapes, symbols and descriptions upon which the grammar is defined. This paper focuses on the grammar definitions and its translation into a design oriented interface.
keywords Parametric Design; Ontologies; Compound Grammars; Street Cross Section; Urban Design Systems
series eCAADe
email ruideklerk@fa.ulisboa.pt
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