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New software speeds origami structure designs


October 11, 2017

Researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a new computer-aided approach that streamlines the design process for origami-based structures, making it easier for engineers and scientists to conceptualize new ideas graphically, while simultaneously generating the underlying mathematical data needed to build the structure in the real world. Full Story

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