Science of Origami [JP]

Lecture Description

Origami, a Japanese traditional paper craft is one of cutting edge research areas nowadays. Applying wide range of knowledge such as mathematics, science, and engineering, the Computational Origami has been developed its shape design and robustness. This lecture introduces the world of Computational Origami with videos and real objects for convincing scientific, artistic, and practical fascination of the research sphere.

 

NOTE:
- This lecture was conducted only in Japanese.
- This content is also available on iTunes U. Rifer to “Supplement” below.
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Date:
2014-11-24
Target:
Visitors
Field:
Engineering / Architecture

Speaker

Tomohiro Tachi

The University of Tokyo
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences / Assistant Professor

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Supplement