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Lecture 17: Alexandrov's Theorem

Description: This lecture addresses the mathematical approaches for solving the decision problem for folding polyhedra. A proof of Alexandrov’s Theorem and later a constructive version of Alexandrov is presented. Gluing trees and rolling belts are introduced.

Speaker: Erik Demaine

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Fall 2012
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