Grasshopper

algorithmic modeling for Rhino

# rese arch GRASSHOPPER® Sessions: ESSENTIAL

## Event Details

Time: December 4, 2014 to December 19, 2014
Location: online
Website or Map: http://grasshopper.rese-arch.…
Event Type: training
Organized By: rese arch | Jan Pernecky
Latest Activity: Nov 27, 2014

## ESSENTIAL SESSIONS

The Essentials cover the first steps, explain the principles and teach the best practices. After taking the all the Essential sessions you will be ready to create simple Grasshopper® definitions on your own, understand third-party tutorials and process to the advanced sessions.

### FIRST STEPS

NURBS vs. Mesh modeling, Rhinoceros 3D GUI and basic use, installing Grasshopper®, Grasshopper® GUI, basic logic, components, parameters, inputs, numbers, simple geometry, referenced geometry, locally defined geometry, baking.

### LISTS AND CONDITIONS

Data types, booleans, conditions, pick&choose.

Introduction to lists, list item, cull item, sort, shift list, merge, patterns, dispatch, weave, list-based geometry: polyline, NURBS curve, interpolated curve, loft surface.

### VECTORS AND DOMAINS

Introduction to vectors, vectors vs. points, vector addition, cross product, dot product, vector operations, vector display, practical use, planes/frames, normals.

Introduction to domains, t parameter, evaluate curve, boundaries, remap, reparametrize, UV coordinates, evaluate surface.

### TREES

Introduction to data trees, graft, flatten, unflatten, tree statistics, cherry picker, simplify, shift path, path mapper, tree item, tree items.

### BITS AND PIECES

Wrap-up of the Essential sessions, everything that didn’t fit before, graph mapping, advanced baking, custom display, conditional transformations, attractors, geometry analysis, simple paneling.

## WEBINARS

The webinars are series of on-line live courses for people all over the world. The tutor broadcasts the screen of his computer along with his voice to the connected spectators who can ask questions and comment in real time. This makes webinars similar to live workshops and superior to tutorials.

The rese arch Grasshopper® sessions are using cross platform reliable GoToTraining technology allowing for the best learning experience. You are advised to run the live broadcast on a second screen or in a separate window while working together with the tutor. Through the hands-on experience the sessions build practical skills for an everyday Grasshopper®use.

### SESSIONS

The rese arch Grasshopper® sessions are unique for their thorough explanation of all the features, which creates a sound foundation for your further individual development or direct use in the practice. The webinars are divided into four groups: Essential, Advanced, Iterative and Architectural. If you are a Rhinoceros 3D or Grasshopper® newcomers you are advised to take all the Essential sessions before proceeding to the next level. If none of the proposed topics suit your needs or if you require special treatment, you can request a custom-tailored 1on1 session. All sessions are held entirely in English.

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