Paper by Erik D. Demaine

Esther M. Arkin, Michael A. Bender, Erik D. Demaine, Martin L. Demaine, Joseph S. B. Mitchell, Saurabh Sethia, and Steven S. Skiena, “When Can You Fold a Map?”, in Abstracts from the 10th Annual Fall Workshop on Computational Geometry, Stony Brook, New York, October 27–28, 2000.

Ivars Peterson wrote an article describing these results, “Proof clarifies a map-folding problem”, Science News 158(26-27):406, December 23-30, 2002.

Helen Pearson also wrote an article describing these results, “Origami solves road map riddle”, Nature Science Update, February 18, 2002.

The abstract is 2 pages and the talk is 20 minutes.

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Related papers:
MapFolding_CGW2014 (Simple Folding is Strongly NP-Complete)
MapFolding (When Can You Fold a Map?)
MapFoldingWADS2001 (When Can You Fold a Map?)

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