• by Danil
  • Course level: Expert


This session will introduce students to recursion as a computational strategy for creating more complex design space models. Students will gain hands-on experience with a set of recursive models including branching and optimize them using both objectives and constraints.

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2 Lessons01h 14m 39s


Demo: Recursion for branching00:45:21

About the instructors

Danil Nagy is a designer, developer, and entrepreneur focusing on applications of computational design and automation for the building industries. His expertise includes computational geometry, digital fabrication, simulation, optimization, machine learning, and data visualization. Danil teaches at the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP) at Columbia University in New York, where his courses focus on architectural visualization, generative design, and applications of artificial intelligence. Danil was formerly a Principal Research Scientist at Autodesk Research. He is the founder of Colidescope, a consultancy focused on bringing digital transformation tools to the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industries.
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16 Courses

132 students

Material Includes

  • Over an hour of on-demand video
  • Downloadable demo files to follow along with video tutorials