Panelization Algorithm

I created a simple Grasshopper definition, to panelize free form surfaces!

In the example above, I’m panelizing my master’s thesis project: a glass and steel roof. First of all, the mesh is optimized so to decrease the average curvature in both directions, then another algorithm defined a set of molds which are used to make all the glass panels.

A very useful paper on that matter can be found here, by Michael Eigensatz.