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Component Index > DIVA > DIVA Thermal > Shade

Use this component to create one or a group of
external shading objects (overhangs, trees, surrounding
buildings, etc.).


BrepBrepInput one or more fixed shading brepsBrep
SRSRSolar Reflectance (min = 0, max = 1)Number
VRVRVisible Reflectance (min = 0, max = 1)Number
TransmittanceTransTransmittance value or schedule. To assign a fixed transmittance, input a single number between 0 and 1. To assign a transmittance schedule, there are two options: A) Input a list of 8760 numbers between 0 and 1, or B) Input a csv file path that contains the schedule. The file must have the same format as a DIVA-generated intgain.csv file.String
Glazed FractionGFGlazed Fraction. Fraction of Shading Surface That Is GlazedNumber
Glazing ConstructionGCGlazing construction. If the glazing fraction of the shade is greater than zero, you must assign a construction by connecting a Window Unit component here. Note: Do NOT flatten, graft, or otherwise alter the paths or structure of the data tree.Brep


ShadeShadeShading Objects. Connect to Viper.String

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