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The 1st Asian-Pacific Astronomy Olympiad

Irkutsk, Siberia, Russia       411. XII. 2005.


Information after the Olympiad

In Siberian town Irkutsk the 1st Asian-Pacific Astronomy Olympiad (APAO) has been held on December 4-11, 2005. APAO is a new Olympiad which was founded in the spring 2005 an international regional programme in line with the International Astronomy Olympiad.

Schedule of preparing the Olympiad was very intensive, the preliminary documents (1st, 2nd and 3rd announcements, the last information before the Olympiad) were regulary published just after their issuing.

48 students from 8 teams took part in the Olympiad:

  • CN
  • chinaChina - 8 students
  • FE
  • russiaFar East (Russia, east-asian part, towns: Vladivostok, Yakutsk) - 5 students
  • ID
  • indonesiaIndonesia - 8 students
  • KR
  • koreaKorea - 2 students
  • KZ
  • kazakhstanKazakhstan (town: Alma-Ata) - 2 students
  • SB
  • russiaSiberia (Russia, central-asian part, towns: Krasnoyarsk, Novokuznetsk, Novosibirsk, Tomsk) - 10 students
  • UR
  • russiaEast Ural (Russia, west-asian part, towns: Chelyabinsk, Lesnoy, Yekaterinburg) - 4 students
  • IK
  • irkutsk regionIrkutsk region (host) - 9 students

    That's a pity teams of Armenia, Iran, Singapore and observers from Taiwan team that planned to participate did not find such a possibility.

    The programme published at the last information before the Olympiad was totally fulfilled:

  • Friday December 2
  • Saturday December 3
  • Sunday December 4
  • Monday December 5
  • Tuesday December 6
  • Wednesday December 7
  • Thusday December 8
  • Friday December 9
  • Saturday December 10
  • Sunday December 11
  • Monday December 12
  • Tuesday December 13
  • Winners and prizewinners of the Olympiad

    Problems of the Olympiad

    The official APAO e-mail is a p a o [a] l i s t . r u .

    Founding of the Asian-Pacific Astronomy Olympiad

    The 1st announcement of the 1st APAO

    The 2nd announcement of the 1st APAO

    The 3rd announcement of the 1st APAO

    The last information before the 1st APAO

    Climate on Baikal lake

    The 2nd Asian-Pacific Astronomy Olympiad (2006)

    The International Astronomy Olympiad (IAO)

    Asian-Pacific and Asian Olympiads on other subjects (to be published later)