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Abstract by Jacob Bischoff

Personal Infomation


Presenter's Name

Jacob Bischoff

Co-Presenters

None

Degree Level

Undergraduate

Co-Authors

Alma Bradshaw
Sterling Voss

Abstract Infomation


Department

Mathematics

Faculty Advisor

Denise Halverson

Title

Quaternions and their Application in Origami

Abstract

Only recently have quaternions been applied to the mathematical modeling of origami folding.  In this presentation, the orgins of quaternions and thier behavior are explained, their use in modeling three dimensional roations are demonstrated and the subsequent application to origami modeling is discussed.