algorithmic modeling for Rhino
Karamba3D is an interactive, parametric finite element program. It lets you analyze the response of 3-dimensional beam and shell structures under arbitrary loads.
Karamba3D is being developed by Clemens Preisinger in cooperation with Bollinger und Grohmann ZTGmbH in Vienna.
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examples (for Karamba3D 1.2.2):
update report/known bugs:
repository with unit tests:
Here a beam structure based on stream-lines with bending moments: