By Hans-Dietrich Gronau, Hanns-Heinrich Langmann, Dierk Schleicher
In July 2009 Germany hosted the fiftieth overseas Mathematical Olympiad (IMO). For the first actual time the variety of partaking nations passed a hundred, with 104 nations from all continents. Celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the IMO presents a terrific chance to seem again during the last 5 many years and to study its improvement to develop into a global occasion. This ebook is a document concerning the fiftieth IMO in addition to the IMO background. loads of information approximately all of the 50 IMOs are incorporated. We checklist the main profitable contestants, the result of the 50 Olympiads and the 112 international locations that experience ever taken half. it truly is outstanding to determine that a few of the world’s best examine mathematicians have been one of the so much profitable IMO individuals of their adolescence. Six of them gave shows at a distinct party: Bollobás, Gowers, Lovász, Smirnov, Tao and Yoccoz. This e-book is aimed toward scholars within the IMO age crew and all those that have curiosity during this world wide major festival for high school students.
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1 National Teams ALB Leader Deputy Contestants ALG Leader Deputy Contestants ARG Leader Deputy Contestants ARM Leader Deputy Contestants Albania Fatmir Hoxha Artur Baxhaku Andi Reçi, Tedi Aliaj, Ornela Xhelili, Arlind Gjoka, Niko Kaso, Ridgers Mema Algeria Abed-Seddik Bouchoucha Ali Atia Lamia Attouche, Hacen Zelaci, Oussama Guessab, Kacem Hariz, Argentina Patricia Fauring Flora Gutierrez Germán Stefanich, Alfredo Umfurer, Iván Sadofschi, Federico Cogorno, Ariel Zylber, Miguel Maurizio Armenia Nairi Sedrakyan Koryun Arakelyan Anna Srapionyan, Nerses Srapionyan, Vahagn Kirakosyan, Vahagn Aslanyan, Hayk Saribekyan, Vanik Tadevosyan 5 Participants 49 ALB ALG ARG ARM 50 AUS 5 Participants Australia Leader Deputy Contestants Observer A AUT Leader Deputy Contestants AZE Leader Deputy Contestants BGD Leader Deputy Contestants Observer C Angelo Di Pasquale Ivan Guo Aaron Wan Yau Chong, Andrew Elvey Price, Stacey Wing Chee Law, Alfred Liang, Dana Ma, Sampson Wong Hans Lausch, Ian Roberts Austria Robert Geretschläger Walther Janous Felix Dräxler, Adrian Fuchs, Pfannerer, Valerie Roitner Johannes Hafner, Clemens Müllner, Stephan Azerbaijan Fuad Garayev Jafar Jafarov Ilgar Ramazanli, Elvin Aliyev, Zulfu Aslanli, Altun Shukurlu, Subhan Rustamli, Emil Jafarli Bangladesh Mahbub Alam Majumdar A A Munir Hasan Samin Riasat, Nazia Naser Chowdhury, Tarik Adnan Moon, Haque Muhammad Ishfaq, Kazi Hasan Zubaer, Pranon Rahman Khan Jesmin Akter, Md.
7. Special prizes may be awarded for solutions considered outstanding by the Jury. Proposals for such special prizes will be put forward by the Chief Coordinator. 8. The prizes will be awarded at the Closing Ceremony. Each Contestant who has not received a first, second or third prize will receive a Certificate of Honourable Mention if he/she has received seven points for the solution of at least one problem. 9. Each Contestant will receive a Certificate of Participation. 6. 1. The "Jury" will consist of all Leaders, together with a Chairman.
Each coordination session will involve two Coordinators provided by Bildung und Begabung and repre-sentatives of the relevant country. Two representatives, normally the Leader and Deputy Leader, are permitted to participate actively in any one session. With the approval of the Chief Coordinator, one further representative may be present to observe the coordination process but cannot take any active part in it. 4. The Leader and the designated Coordinators should agree on the scores for each Contestant.