Department of Mechanical Engineering

Brigham Young University 

Provo, UT 84602

(801) 422-2625

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Inaugural Mechanical Design Collective Colloquium by Dr. Robert Lang


The Mechanical Design Collective was honored to hear from Dr. Robert Lang for the group’s inaugural colloquium event held in the Karl G. Maeser Building lecture hall. The title of Dr. Lang’s talk was “From Paper to Steel: Origami in Other Media” and spoke to the group about his journey in designing origami with paper to creating larger-than-life-size origami designs and creations. The colloquium included a discussion about how the lessons learned can influence the group’s research.