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Origami Mechanism Topology Optimizer (OMTO)

version 1.0.0.0 (885 KB) by Kazuko Fuchi
OMTO is a Matlab graphical user interface (GUI) program for origami mechanism design.

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Updated 29 Jun 2015

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OMTO solves displacement objective problems where boundary conditions, force input nodes, and displacement output nodes are specified on a user-defined grid. Given this user-defined problem statement, it determines the fold lines that produce the greatest displacement, in the specified direction or directions, at the specified output nodes. The default setting requires MATLAB's optimization toolbox.
Tutorial video is available at: https://youtu.be/U68LqwRGrI4

This research is supported under the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) funding,
LRIR13RQ02COR.

Contributions by
Philip Buskohl, Michael Kuhn, Giorgio Bazzan,
Michael Durstock, Richard Vaia, Gregory Reich, James Joo
Air Force Research Labs, Wright-Patterson AFB, 45433

Cite As

Kazuko Fuchi (2021). Origami Mechanism Topology Optimizer (OMTO) (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/51811-origami-mechanism-topology-optimizer-omto), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

Comments and Ratings (2)

Aloisia Russo

Kazuko Fuchi

Andrew Gillman's origami design code with nonlinear analysis is available at
https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/69612-origami-topology-optimization-w-nonlinear-truss-model

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2013b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
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