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The 2nd Asian-Pacific Astronomy Olympiad

Vladivostok, Russia       4-11. XII. 2006.


Information after the Olympiad

In Far East Russian town Vladivostok the 2nd Asian-Pacific Astronomy Olympiad (II APAO) has been held on December 4-11, 2006. APAO is a relatively 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.

46 students from 8 teams took part in the Olympiad:

  • CN
  • chinaChina - 9 students
  • FE
  • russiaFar East (Russia, east-asian part, towns: Vladivostok, Yakutsk) - 5 students
  • ID
  • indonesiaIndonesia - 4 students
  • KR
  • koreaKorea - 8 students
  • KZ
  • kazakhstanKazakhstan (towns: Alma-Ata, Pavlodar) - 5 students
  • SB
  • russiaSiberia (Russia, central-asian part, towns: Novosibirsk, Ulan-Ude) - 7 students
  • TH
  • thailandThailand - 3 students
  • UR
  • russiaEast Ural (Russia, west-asian part, town: Yekaterinburg) - 5 students

    That's a pity teams of Armenia and Singapore that planned to participate did not find such a possibility.

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

  • Saturday December 2
  • Sunday December 3
  • Monday December 4
  • Tuesday December 5
  • Wednesday December 6
  • Thursday December 7
  • Friday December 8
  • Saturday December 9
  • Sunday December 10
  • Monday December 11
  • Tuesday December 12
  • Wednesday 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 2nd APAO

    The 2nd announcement of the 2nd APAO

    The 3rd announcement of the 2nd APAO

    The last information before the 2nd APAO

    Climate in Vladivostok

    Weather forecast for Vladivostok (the most reliable, in Russian):

    The 3rd Asian-Pacific Astronomy Olympiad (2007)

    The International Astronomy Olympiad (IAO)

    The International "Siberia Open" Astronomy Olympiad

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