algorithmic modeling for Rhino
karamba is an interactive, parametric finite element program. It lets you analyze the response of 3-dimensional beam and shell structures under arbitrary loads.
karamba is being developed by Clemens Preisinger in cooperation with Bollinger-Grohmann-Schneider ZTGmbH Vienna.
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examples (for Karamba 1.2.2):
update report/known bugs:
Here a beam structure based on stream-lines with bending moments: