A vectorized Dynamic Relaxation algorithm, 2018-2020

Team: P. Nourian, ir. S. Azadi with with contributions from Kotryna Valeckaite and Puck Flickweert

Note: The software is provided “AS IS”, without warranty of any kind.

This repository has been created as an educational resource for the course EARTHY: Computational Design for Earth Architecture
The code is mainly inspired by and largely based on the code samples generously shared by the Block Research Group in ETH Zurich, Prof. Philippe Block, Dr. Tom van Mele et al..


Peer-Reviewed Publications:

Educational Textbook


  1. Barnes, M. R. (1999). Form finding and analysis of tension structures by dynamic relaxation. International journal of space structures, 14(2), 89-104.