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Pop Elastica

We all have experienced pop-up books in our childhood. What if those pop-up elements are curved, generated from bending? This project utilises the "elastica" (minimum bending energy configuration) theory to simulate simple pop-up elements on a flat sheet with consideration of material elastic behaviours. Two grasshopper scripts (.gh) are included: 
* [Pop] simulates pop-up elements made up of uniform strips.
* [Pop] simulates pop-up elements made up of non-uniform strips.

[Pop] Elastica analytical solution.

[Pop] Kangaroo numerical form-finding.

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