The process mainly concentrate on how the shell performs with certain condition like thickness of the shell used.The structure is a concrete shell structure , which have been supported on four corners with circulation space in the middle .This has been analysis with the help of karamba for understanding the concept of structure with respect to the  thickness of the shell ,by visualizing the structural characteristic in rhino.

IAAC shell analysis 1


IAAC shell analysis 2

IAAC shell analysis 3

“Data Informed Structure-Shell Analysis ” is a project of IaaC, Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia developed at Master of Advanced Architecture in 2015 by:


  • Goutham Santhanam
  • Robert Staples


  • Manja van de Worp