Geometric Constructions, Origami, and Solar Panels in Space

GIF by: TokyoJunkie at the English Wikipedia https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=829215 This week I am working on scripting a podcast episode for pi day, and it’s lead me down the road of Geometric Constructions, and more particularly, “straight-edge and compass” or “classical” constructions. This is a … Continue reading Geometric Constructions, Origami, and Solar Panels in Space

Deformable Electronics: Printed Circuits, Conductive Insulators, Liquid-Metal Veins

This is a lecture prepared for Physics 1E03 at McMaster University by Adam Fortais. 1E03 is a first-year engineering course that covers electronics and circuit design. This lecture was designed to show how the concepts covered in the course show … Continue reading Deformable Electronics: Printed Circuits, Conductive Insulators, Liquid-Metal Veins