MathHappens @ Austin Museum Day – Texas Medical Association

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Mathematical Origami has applications in Medicine as well as space travel, fashion, and more.  We made Chompers today along with other mathematical origami structures including simple spirals and the Miuri Ora Map fold.  Photo Gallery coming!

Resources and Info

Several of our files for the 110 cardstock, laser etched designs we gave out on Museum Day are found here in a previous blog post use them any way you’d like and let us know if you have questions.

Information about Origami Inspired Medical Devices in development at BYU can be found in this article.

BYU has a nifty app for your smartphone called FoldedByU.  A weblink is here or look in the App store!

And also in this 2017 Article published by NIH called:  Fabricating biomedical origami: a state-of-the-art review

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