The Origami Code
Bas Overvelde
Date: 
Wednesday 6 February 2019 - 4:30 pm
Location: 
University Museum, Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 7a, Groningen
Tickets: 
€4,- / €2,- with SG-card / free for students

Do you want to learn how origami helps researchers to develop these new materials and robots? Come join this workshop in which we will use modular origami-techniques to build our own reconfigurable metamaterial with Bas Overvelde.

The Origami Code
Bas Overvelde
Date: 
Wednesday 6 February 2019 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
University Museum, Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 7a, Groningen
Tickets: 
€4,- / €2,- with SG-card / free for students

Origami is best known as the art of folding a flat piece of paper into a beautiful 3D shape by following a sequence of folding steps. But did you know the technique is also being used in robotics?

Date: 
Tuesday 26 February 2019 - 8:30 pm
Location: 
Vera Zienema, Oosterstraat 44, Groningen
Tickets: 
€6,- / €5,- for students and with SG-card

Everything that develops and changes in nature is folded: mountains, blossoms, the brain… Researchers in robotics, medicine, biology, nanotechnologies, are embracing the “origami philosophy” of nature.