Intern. Olymp. on Astron. and Astroph. Will Be Held in Brazil
Through its Division of Astrophysics, the Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research (Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais - INPE) participates in the organization of the 6th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics - IOAA, which takes place in Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil, from August 4 to 14, 2012.
It follows a note published on the day (04/02) in the website of the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) noting that the “VI International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics" will be held in Brazil.
VI International Olympiad on Astronomy
and Astrophysics Will be Held in Brazil
Monday, April 02, 2012
The Olympiad is an annual event in which high school students from around the world solve theoretical, analytical and observational problems in the fields of astronomy and astrophysics. In 2012, the event is coordinated by Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro - UFRJ) in partnership with other institutions.
The IOAA 2012 registration is now opened. Registration procedures and more information under the website http://www.ioaa2012.ufrj.br/
Source: WebSite of the National Institute for Space Research (INPE)