By Mike Thomas for Autodesk University

Sketching is the basis of any model. In this article, we’ll explore sketching within software, including how to build a rock-solid foundation for your models and time-saving tips and tricks to make you more productive.

Sketching

Sketching is the foundation for most of the…


By Bimal Patwari for Autodesk University

Innovations in the use of are bringing a shift in construction management. This article provides an overview of the practice, including types of laser scanning, benefits, progress monitoring, registration, scanning across a project’s lifecycle, and more.

Laser Scanning

3D laser scanning is a non-contact…


By Sam Lucido for Autodesk University

Whether you’re a CAD drafter, CAD designer, or CAD manager, I bet it’s safe to say you’ve heard the words, “You have to follow the company standards!” What if there was an easy way to help guide you along; a way to help you…


By Rana Zeitouny and Majd Makhlouf for Autodesk University

Using our daily office routines, we must accomplish many repetitive and time-consuming tasks to meet client requirements and international standards. Some of these tasks are easy to automate; others seem limited by desktop resources or require human intervention. With the evolution…


By Raquel Bascones Recio and Paolo Serra for Autodesk University

, machine learning, algorithm, neural network — these terms flood social media and technical forums. But don’t worry — there is no need to hold a degree in computer science or to work on the most innovative projects in…


By Dr. Joseph Louis, Ankur Podder, and Colby Swanson for Autodesk University

Construction in the United States has long been a profitable industry with little meaningful innovation over the last 100 years with the intention to increase the speed, and lower the cost, to build. Growing labor and supply chain…


By Jowenn Lua for Autodesk University

Civil 3D Toolkit is a package created inside Dynamo for Civil 3D (D4C3D). is a visual programming application that can automate tasks in . It is an open sourced graphical tool for design and documentation. It is a visual interface used to…


By Jeff Strater and Phil Eichmiller for Autodesk University

Even the best designers sometimes end up with errors and warnings in their designs. Those errors and warnings are there for a reason. …


By Shuaib Yunos for Autodesk University

An Overview of the Refined Scan-to-BIM Workflow

The refined scan-to-BIM workflow incorporates laser scanning, point cloud extraction technology, and intelligent tools to further automate the modeling process and provide realistic visualization to convey design intent. …


By Tadeh Hakopian for Autodesk University

for a long time has been the go-to tool of users to quickly script solutions to time-consuming routine problems. However, there is much more that Dynamo can do beyond scripting. There is a whole world to explore with packages and integrations which…

Autodesk University

Learn, connect, explore. The official account for Autodesk University.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store