BYU

Abstract by Zachary Broyles

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Presenter's Name

Zachary Broyles

Degree Level

Undergraduate

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Department

Mathematics

Faculty Advisor

Denise Halverson

Title

Using Quaternions in the Analysis of Origami Designed Mechanisms.

Abstract

We will demonstrate how to apply quaternions in modelling and verifying flat folding motions in origami design. We will use half angle rotation quaternions, and the implicit function theorem in the demonstration.