gifGEODESICA-SFX

Geodesica-SFX is an OpenGL geodesic modeller that implements cross-target quad-edge lattices. The program can construct a variety of advanced spaceframes, such as the Eden Project Dome and the Union Tank Car Dome.

Download

The latest releases can be found on the Geodesica-SFX Download page.

Documentation

New documentation in progress; the following pages refer to the development version of Geodesica-SFX and may differ slightly from the release version.

YouTube Channel

Here you can find demonstrations on how to use the program:

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BASIC PRINCIPLES

   Spherical Geometry Primer

   Great Circle Systems

   Geodesic Subdivision

   Symmetria Mirabilis

INTERFACE

   The following shows the main UI components; their use is discussed under ‘OPERATION’.

OPERATION

   Target Mechanism

   Isolate Mechanism

   Range Adjust / Truncate

   Envelopes

   Struts

   Hubs

   Strut and Hub Intersections

   Preferences

Quad-Edge Data Structure

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