All six Vietnamese high school students competing in the 2019 International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) brought home medals, with two golds and four silvers, according to Dr. Le Anh Vinh, head of the team to the competition.
The results placed Vietnam to the seventh position out of 110 teams participating in the 2019 IMO (the 60th of its kind).
The gold medals belonged to Nguyen Nguyen from the High School for the Gifted under the Ho Chi Minh City National University, and Nguyen Thuan Hung from Tran Phu High School for the Gifted in Hai Phong city.
The Vietnamese team at the 2019 IMO.
The silver medalists are Vuong Tung Duong from Vinh Phuc High School for the Gifted; Phan Minh Duoc from the Hanoi-Amsterdam High School for the Gifted, Nguyen Kha Nhat Long from Natural Science High School for the Gifted under the Hanoi National University; and Vu Duc Vinh from Phan Boi Chau High School for the Gifted in Nghe An province.
This year, China and the US shared the top place at the competition.
Vietnam first participated in the IMO in 1974, becoming the first Asian country to compete in the contest. It ranked third three times in 1999, 2007 and 2017.
In 2004, the Vietnamese team achieved the highest result, bagging four gold and two silver medals.
Bac Giang rewards Trinh Duy Hieu- silver medalist at IPhO 2019
(BGO) - The provincial People’s
Committee of Bac Giang province held a meeting on 17 July to congratulate Trinh
Duy Hieu, a 12th grader of the Physic class, Bac Giang High School for Gifted
won silver medal at the 50th International Physics Olympiad 2019 (IPhO 2019) in
Trinh Duy Hieu wins silver at IPhO 2019
(BGO) – Trinh Duy Hieu, student at Bac Giang
High School for the Gifted (Bac Giang province) won a silver medal at the 50th International
Physics Olympiad 2019 (IPhO 2019) held in Tel Aviv city (Israel). All
5 members in Vietnamese team bagged medals with 3 golds and 2 silvers.
Trinh Duy Hieu participates in IPhO 2019 in Israel
(BGO) – The 50th International Physics Olympiad (IPhO)
2019 takes place in Tel Aviv city (Israel) from July 7 – 15. Trinh Duy Hieu, a student at Bac Giang High
School for Gifted Student and other members in Vietnam team on July 7 joined the
Trinh Duy Hieu lengthens his list of outstanding achievements
(BGO)- The Asian Physics Olympiad (APhO) 2019 concluded in Adelaide,
Australia. All eight members of the Vietnamese team won
medals. Particularly, Trinh Duy Hieu, a 12th grader of the physics
class continued bringing glory to Bac Giang High School for Gifted Students with
a silver medal and highest score among the Vietnamese team.