2. Round Results

From 600 participants down to 28. Over 600 students took on the challenge of the Physics Olympiad. 126 made it to the second round and 28 of them qualified for the final.

Participants and voluteers at the preparation camp. Picture: Rafael Winkler

Exam in Lausanne. Picture: Thanh Phong Lê

Exam in Zurich. Picture: Henning Zhang

Lab visit in Zurich. Picture: Henning Zhang

Preparation camp in Vordemwald. Picture: Rafael Winkler

Games and activities at the preparation camp. Picture: Martha Rösler


The following students made it to the finals:

Congratulations! Thank you to all students for participating. If you didn't make it to the finals, then we encourage you to try again next year!

Further articles



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Prequalification starts soon

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