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11/04/17 Location of the venues and lab manuals for Phase III training

The locations of the venues for Phase III training can be found here.

The lab manuals are now also available and can be found under 'Lab manuals' within this website.
08/04/17  13th Pan Pearl River Delta Physics Olympiad Award Ceremony (HK region)

The details of the event are as below (Please note the room change):

Time and date: 5 pm to 6 pm, 15th April 2017
Venue: Room 4
503 (Lift: 25 - 26)

The lift location and a list of the award winners can be found here.
[Modified 17:04, 8th April 2017]
09/03/17
IMPORTANT MESSAGE

Promotion to Phase III


We are glad to announce that there are eight students that now have been promoted to Phase III of the Physics Enhancement Programme.

The students that have been promoted to Phase III 2017 can be found
here.
The Phase III training schedule can also be found
here.

Many congratulations to the eight students who have made this far !

18/02/17
Scores and ranks up to Selection Test 3.
17/02/17 Raw Score for Selection test 3

The raw score for Selection Test 3 is now available here.
The candidate number is your seat number for Pan Pearl and Selection Test 3.
15/02/17 Selection test 4 arrangements (18/02/2017)

*Pui Ching Invitational Mathematics Competition*

For those who cannot take the selection test from 2pm to 5 pm on 18/02/2017, due to the Pui Ching Invitational Mathematics Competition, please note the following arrangement:

All students that have been affected may take the test starting from 4:45 pm to 7:45 pm in Room 5619 (Lift 31-32). However, you may not enter the exam venue and take the test after when the unaffected students have finished their tests at 5 pm.



***For the students who are not affected by the competition***

For the unaffected students,  please take the test starting from 2 pm to 5 pm on 18/02/2017 in Room 5619 (Lift 31-32). Furthermore, please note that you will need to have a strong reason to leave the exam venue early and must agree not to contact the students that have participated in the maths competition. All early leavers will have their names recorded.



**** For the students who cannot take the test in the extra session ****

For the students who cannot take the test in the extra session due to the maths competition, please make a decision between the two tests.
 
10/02/17 Arrangements for 11/02/2017

This is a friendly reminder that there will be a lab session in Room 6137 (Lift 19 -22) from 09:30 - 12:30. Afterwards, Prof Wong would like you all to gather in Room 5508 (Lift 25 - 26) at 1:30 pm for Pan Pearl solutions and paper checking.
09/02/17 IMPORTANT MESSAGE

13th Pan Pearl River Delta Physics Olympiad results

The corrected version can now be found here.
[Updated: 09/02/17  15:42  Issues now resolved]
08/02/17 IMPORTANT MESSAGE

As there were some issues with the previous file related to the 13th Pan Pearl River Delta Physics Olympiad results, a modified version can be found here.

[08/02/17  22:36  The names of the award winners are now included in the pdf file]


[Remark: The 'School rank' in the file relates to the participant's ranking within his/her school]
07/02/17 IMPORTANT MESSAGE

Results for the 13th Pan Pearl River Delta Physics Olympiad have been released.
The scores for each participant in the Hong Kong region can be found here.

24/01/17 IMPORTANT MESSAGE

This is a reminder about the upcoming 13th Pan Pearl River Delta Physics Olympiad:

Venue: Room 5619 at HKUST [Lift 31 - 32]
Date: 3rd of February 2017 (NOT the 8th)

Time: 09:00 - 12:00 [Paper 1]
          14:00 - 17:00 [Paper 2]

For those who still have not submitted a reply slip, you can download it through this link below:

  http://panpearl.phys.ust.hk/download.html

Note that there is a form related to the Phase II students in the link above. Once you have completed the form, please email it directly to tonyfunght@ust.hk.


If you want an English version of the reply slip, please also make a request through the e-mail address above.

Latest PEP training schedule: Please download it here.
16/01/17
Please note that the latest information regarding the location of the Pan Pearl Physics Olympiad and the upcoming lab sessions are now been included in the PEP training schedule. You can download the latest version of the schedule here.

Additionally, the lab manuals for the HKUST lab session are also now available to download, under the 'Laboratory Manuals' section. Please feel free to attempt some of the exercises in the lab manual before the lab sessions.
04/01/17
A more updated version of the Phase II training schedule is available here, where the information related HKBU venues and Pan
Pearl Physics Olympiad have been updated.

[Modified and re-uploaded at 18:52 on 04/01/2017]
20/12/16
IMPORTANT MESSAGE

A list of the students that will be promoted to Phase II of the Physics Enhancement Programme 2016-2017 is available here.

Many congratulations to those who are in the list !

The schedule for the Phase II training is available here.
16/12/16
IMPORTANT MESSAGE

APhO 2017 will be held in the city of Yakutsk, Russia during 1-9 May 2017.
06/12/16
The raw score distribution for selection test 2 has now been uploaded to 'Selection Test', including the mean, median and the standard deviation of the scores.

The instructors are now checking the answering booklets with the queries that were raised last Saturday. The outcomes of the checking will be emailed to individual students AFTER the entire checking process has finished. Please be patient and there is no need to go to the session next Saturday (10th Dec) for news.
02/12/16
The selection test 2 paper and its solutions are now available to download under 'Selection Test'.

The lecture note on Experimental Physics is also available online.

Paper checking arrangement: Please go to Rm 2612B to collect your answerbook and then go to Rm 2610, Rm 2611, Rm 2612A or Rm 2612B for paper checking. Note: We will need ALL the answerbooks back after the paper checking session has finished.

If you found mistakes in grading, your query will be noted and forwarded to the instructors for remarking if necessary.
25/11/16
The most updated version for the PEP training schedule can be found here.

Reminder for the selection test: You may only use a calculator that is not programmable and cannot store text. Graphical calculators are strictly forbidden. Please also bring your photo ID (e.g. can be your HKID or your student ID card etc ...) with you for identification.
19/11/16
The tutorial and assignment solutions for Modern Physics / Quantum Mechanics are now available to download.

Please note that both sets of solutions were combined into one file.
18/11/16
Lecture notes, assignment questions and tutorial questions for Modern Physics and Quantum Mechanics are now available to download.

Important reminder: Selection Test 2 will happen on the 26th November 2016 from 2 pm to 5 pm (Please refer to the previous official announcement below) .
14/11/16

AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM HKUST AND HKAGE

Selection Test 2 will be held at 2 pm to 5 pm, 26 November 2016
(Saturday). The test will cover lecture content from 3 September to 19 November
 
14/11/16
Tutorial solutions for Special relativity is now available to download.
11/11/16
All solutions from Optics III are available to download.

Lecture notes, worked examples and challenge problems for Special relativity are now available to download.

Lecture notes updated at 23:49 (11/11/2016)
05/11/16
Supplementary lecture notes for Optics III are now available to download. Please
note that the content is for reference only.
04/11/16
The assignment and tutorial sheets for Optics III are now available to download. Please note that the questions are the same for both worksheets. 
29/10/16
The solutions for Optics II tutorial and assignment are now available to download. Note the solutions for the tutorial and assignment are combined into a single PDF file.
28/10/16
Lecture notes, assignment and tutorial question sheets for Optics II have now been uploaded to their corresponding sections within this website.
26/10/16
The solutions for Optics I tutorial and assignment are now available to download. Note the solutions for the tutorial and assignment are combined into a single PDF file.
21/10/16
An updated version of the lecture notes for Optics I is now available for download.
  
20/10/16

AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM HKUST AND HKAGE

We will be following the HKAGE policy regarding the typhoons and rainstorms as shown in the link below:
(http://www.hkage.org.hk/en/students/important-information/bad-weather)
  1. If the Education Bureau (EDB) announces that all whole-day schools classes will be cancelled due to inclement weather, all programmes/activities of the HKAGE will be suspended or cancelled.
  2. For outdoor activities and special events, students will be informed individually or via the HKAGE’s website.
  3. For cancelled programmes/activities, students will be informed of the make-up class arrangement. Classes cancelled and make-up classes due to inclement weather will be excluded in the calculation of attendance.


20/10/16
Lecture notes, assignment and tutorial question sheets for Optics I have now been uploaded to their corresponding sections within this website.

Solutions for the tutorial questions have also been uploaded as well.
16/10/16
All tutorial and assignment problems along with their solutions (Electromagnetism I to VI) are now available under their corresponding sections within this website.
14/10/16
Lecture notes and challenging problems for Electromagnetism VI are now available under the 'Lecture notes' and the 'Assignment' section respectively.

Problems for the Electromagnetism VI tutorial are now available in the 'Tutorial' section.

08/10/16
Tutorial 5 solutions are now available under the 'Training materials' section.
07/10/16
Assignment 5 question sheet is now available under the 'Training materials' section.
28/09/16
AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM HKUST AND HKAGE

Selection Test 1 Paper Checking Session

Date: 1 October 2016 (Saturday)

Time: 11:00AM-12:00PM

Venue: OEE 802, Oen Hall Building (溫仁才大樓), HKBU.

Important Note: This is your final chance to raise any questions about the grading of your selection test 1. The selection test 1 score will be finalized when the checking session ends and no more questions about the grading will be accepted.

28/09/16
Please note that there will be an optional paper checking session at HKBU on 1st Oct 2016.

There will be two lectures (Electromagnetism V) on 8th Oct 2016, so the tutorials will be cancelled on that day.

You can find further details relating to these two announcements in the new PEP training schedule, which is available here.  
27/09/16
Notes for Lecture 5, question sheets and solutions for Tutorial 5 have been uploaded in the 'Training materials' section.
24/09/16
The solutions for Assignment 3 have been uploaded in the 'Training materials' section.
19/09/16
The venue of the PEP lecture will be changed to Room 4619 (LIFT 31-32), due to Open Day on the 24th September.

The solutions for Assignment 2 have been uploaded in the 'Training materials' section.
13/09/16
The solutions for Assignment 1 have been uploaded in the 'Training materials' section.
12/09/16
A forum for the Hong Kong Physics Olympiad is now open and can be accessed by clicking on 'Forum' in the menu bar above. You can login to the forum by using the same username and password as for the 'Training materials' on this website. Once logged in, read the home page, click on 'Discussions' and select the relevant topic to start posting questions.
07/09/16
A revised version of the PEP training schedule 2016 - 2017 (HKUST information only) has been uploaded and can be downloaded here.
05/09/16
Notes for Lecture 4 and the Tutorial 4 question sheet have now been re-uploaded to this website.
04/09/16
Notes for Lecture 4 are now available under the 'Training materials' section.

Tutorial 4 question sheet is now available under the 'Training materials' section.

Assignment 4 question sheet is now available under the 'Training materials' section.

Solutions for Tutorial 2 - 4 are now available under the 'Training materials' section. 

03/09/16
The solutions for Tutorial 1 is now available under the 'Training materials' section.
31/08/16
The new website for the Hong Kong Physics Olympiad is now online !

The PEP training schedule 2016 - 2017 (HKUST information only) can now be downloaded here.

Lecture 1 - 3 notes are now available under the 'Training materials' section.

Assignment 1 - 3 question sheets are now available under the 'Training materials' section.

Tutorial 1 - 3 question sheets are now available under the 'Training materials' section.


Participating organisations

參與機構

Organized by: EMB, Physics Society of HK and HKUST.