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For example, analytical tests and evaluations can accelerate production, so providing information for the different applications involved in the life cycle of a design. For example, it can help designers visualize the interactive results of design modifications, allow tests to be performed during each phase of product development, help programme managers identify programme risks, enhance economic competitiveness, etc. Rapid prototyping (RP) RP is the production of a physical model from a computer model.

The second experiment in performative modelling involved the design of responsive building skins that might protect a building from excessive wind loads, solar penetration and acoustical contextual problems such as urban noise. The responsive wall is a project that integrates a constructive skeleton which supports a dynamic surface structure. The skeleton has built-in sensors that can inform and simulate the dynamic motion of the skin, which is designed as a system of scales. 4 Tex-Light architecture: (A) spatial organization; (B) twisting manipulations of structural components; (C) performative light simulations.

If so, does the way in which the prototype is modelled as a typological design constitute a limiting factor? (2) The second problem is the logic behind the formulation of simulation processes in virtual prototyping. Virtual prototyping remains within the boundaries of a conventional formulation of its objectives. In spite of having a wide range of digital tools for the analysis and evaluation of performance aspects, none of them currently provides additional integrated generative capabilities. In current virtual environments, performance simulation is still coupled with methods of traditional design.

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