Hugo Alves Akitaya
hugo (dot) alves (underscore) akitaya (at) tufts (dot) edu

I am currently a Ph.D. candidate at Tufts University advised by Diane Souvaine. Previously, I completed my M.Eng. at Tsukuba University and B.Eng. at the University of Brasília. Here is my CV.

I am currently funded by the Science Without Borders scholarship program and by the NSF Grants #1422311 and #1423615 .

Last Updated Oct 25th 2017.

Research


My main research interests are computational geometry and algorithms. I am specially interested in problems involving folding.

My co-authors are: Zachary Abel, Greg Aloupis, Cordelia Avery, Nadia Benbernou, Joseph Bergeron, Kenny Cheung, Erik Demaine, Martin Demaine, Jeff Erickson, Yukio Fukui, Radoslav Fulek, Adam Hesterberg, Takashi Horiyama, Tom Hull, Ferran Hurtado, Rajasekhar Inkulu, Matthew D. Jones, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Carla Koike, Justin Kopinsky, Jason Ku, Quanquan C. Liu, Maarten Löffler, Jayson Lynch, Jun Mitani, Joseph S. B. Mitchel, Torrie L. Nichols, Anika Rounds, Gregory A. Sandoval, Diane Souvaine, David Stalfa, Tomohiro Tachi, Csaba Tóth, Ryuhei Uehara, Charles R. Winston, Jingjin Yu.

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I also like to fold origami.