Umi is a new, Rhino-based design environment for architects and urban planners interested in modeling the environmental performance of neighborhoods and cities regarding operational energy use, walkability and daylighting potential. Umi is being developed by the Sustainable Design Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with support from the National Science Foundation and the MIT Energy Initiative.
A first public version of umi was released on May 6 2013 during a public symposium on Sustainable Urban Design on May 6th 2013 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Dear All,I need to change or at least know the reflectance of my internal walls/ ceiling/ floor as well as for the outside materials.I opened the xml file but no trace of reflectance. There is any…Continue
Dear All,I was wondering if there is anyway to edit/add a construction file besides manipulating the XML in the Template Folder. E.g. I need ASHRAE Zone C3 (San Jose, CA).Thank you,Regards,JuniaContinue