Jekyll2019-10-08T21:25:31-07:00https://yerlanamanbek.github.io/feed.xmlYerlan Amanbek Yerlan Amanbek's personal websiteYerlan Amanbekyerlan@utexas.eduNazarbayev University Students won 5 Medals in an International Mathematics Competition2019-08-02T00:00:00-07:002019-08-02T00:00:00-07:00https://yerlanamanbek.github.io/posts/2019/08/blog-post-4<p>Nazarbayev University students participated in the <a href="https://www.imc-math.org.uk/" target="_blank">International Mathematics Competition (IMC)</a> in Bulgaria from 28th July to 3rd August, 2019.
They have brought 5 medals to the Nazarbayev University. In this year, <a href="https://nu.edu.kz/">Nazarbayev University</a> was represented by five students: Bakdauren Narbayev, Bakytzhan Kurmanbek, Nartay Aikyn,
Izat Khamiyev and Zhumazhenis Dairabay.</p>
<p>After months of preparation efforts, <strong>Izat</strong> was awarded a <strong><em>Silver Medal</em></strong>, <strong>Bakdauren</strong>, <strong>Bakytzhan</strong>, <strong>Zhumazhenis</strong> and <strong>Nartay</strong> were awarded <strong><em>4 Bronze Medals</em></strong>. Team leader was <em>Bakhytbek Zhumanov</em>.</p>
<p>The NU Math Team climbed ranking, appearing in the <strong><a href="https://www.imc-math.org.uk/?year=2019&section=results&item=byteam" target="_blank">top-42 universities</a></strong> of the IMC 2019 ranking
, which is nearby ranking of <em>Ecole Polytechnique</em> (<code class="highlighter-rouge">France</code>), <em>Eindhoven University of Technology</em> (<code class="highlighter-rouge">Netherlands</code>) and ahead of result of <em>Nanyang Technological University</em> (<code class="highlighter-rouge">Singapore</code>), etc.
The result was better than last year, NU Team ranked #67 in 2018.</p>
<p><img src="/files/posts/IMC2019/Kazakhstan_Students_NU_MSU.jpg" alt="alt text" title="NU Students" /></p>
<h6 id="in-picture-nu-and-kazakhstan-msu-students">In picture, NU and Kazakhstan MSU students.</h6>
<p>The IMC is one of prestigious competitions for students, organized with the joint participation of the American University in Bulgaria and University College London.
Over the past twenty-five competitions students from more than 200 institutions from over 65 countries all over the world have participated.
Problems given for students are from the fields of Algebra, Real and Complex Analysis, Geometry and Combinatorics.</p>
<p>We wish to acknowledge the support of Nazarbayev University, the effort of Zhumazhenis Dairabay and the assistance of Bakhytbek Zhumanov and Dr. Yerlan Amanbek.</p>Yerlan Amanbekyerlan@utexas.eduNazarbayev University students participated in the International Mathematics Competition (IMC) in Bulgaria from 28th July to 3rd August, 2019. They have brought 5 medals to the Nazarbayev University. In this year, Nazarbayev University was represented by five students: Bakdauren Narbayev, Bakytzhan Kurmanbek, Nartay Aikyn, Izat Khamiyev and Zhumazhenis Dairabay.National Math Olympiad 20192019-04-24T00:00:00-07:002019-04-24T00:00:00-07:00https://yerlanamanbek.github.io/posts/2019/04/blog-post-3<p>The Republician Olympiad in math and math modeling for undergraduate students took place
at the Kazakhstan branch of Moscow State University in Nur-Sultan(Astana), April 18-20, 2019. This event is initiated by the Kazakhstan Ministry of Education and Science.</p>
<p>NU Team performed very well. In team ranking, the NU team won the first place in Mathematics major section and
second place in Mathematics and Computational Modeling major section. In the Mathematics major section, all NU students took first and second places. In the mathematics and computational modeling section, NU Team was awarded too.</p>
<p><img src="/files/posts/Rep_Olympiad/Group_photo.png" alt="alt text" title="NU Math Team" /></p>
<p>The result of NU Team is as follows.</p>
<table border="0">
<tr>
<td><b style="font-size:14px">Mathematics majors</b></td>
<td><b style="font-size:14px">Mathematics and Computational Modeling majors</b></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td> Bakdauren Narbayev - First place </td>
<td> Izat Khamiyev - Second place </td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td> Bakytzhan Kurmanbek - Second place</td>
<td> Saddam Asmatullayev - Honorable mention </td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td> Maksat Kuanyshbay - Second place</td>
<td> Zhumazhenis Dairabay - Certificate </td>
</tr>
</table>
<p>NU Team Leader was Bakhytbek Zhumanov.</p>
<h2 id="useful-links">Useful links</h2>
<p>Results and Problems and solutions can be found <a href="https://vk.com/aperture_time" target="_blank">here</a>.</p>
<p>Problems of previous years are also available <a href="http://mymath.info/math/index.php?olymp=republic" target="_blank">here</a>.</p>Yerlan Amanbekyerlan@utexas.eduThe Republician Olympiad in math and math modeling for undergraduate students took place at the Kazakhstan branch of Moscow State University in Nur-Sultan(Astana), April 18-20, 2019. This event is initiated by the Kazakhstan Ministry of Education and Science. NU Team performed very well. In team ranking, the NU team won the first place in Mathematics major section and second place in Mathematics and Computational Modeling major section. In the Mathematics major section, all NU students took first and second places. In the mathematics and computational modeling section, NU Team was awarded too.NU Math Olympiad, Spring 192019-03-14T00:00:00-07:002019-03-14T00:00:00-07:00https://yerlanamanbek.github.io/posts/2019/03/blog-post-2<p>The NU Math Olympiad for the Nazarbayev University students was organized on March 2019.</p>
<p>Problems were selected from the different areas of mathematics including Algebra(Linear and Abstract), Real Analysis and Combinatorics. The working language was English.
Winners of math related majors can join to the NU Math Team and can be potential candidates of the NU IMC Team 19.</p>
<p><img src="/files/posts/NU_Math_Olympiad/Medals.png" alt="alt text" title="NU Math Olympiad Medals" /></p>
<h2 id="problems">Problems</h2>
<p>Problems for the math related majors are in <a href="/files/posts/NU_Math_Olympiad/NU_olympiad_Spring19.pdf" target="_blank">here</a>.</p>
<p>Problems for the non-math related majors are in <a href="/files/posts/NU_Math_Olympiad/Non_math_olympiad_NU_Spring19.pdf" target="_blank">here</a>.</p>
<h2 id="results">Results</h2>
<p>The results can be downloaded from provided links for <a href="/files/posts/NU_Math_Olympiad/Results_Math.pdf" target="_blank">math related majors</a> and <a href="/files/posts/NU_Math_Olympiad/Results_Non_math.pdf" target="_blank">non-math majors</a>.</p>
<p>We wish to acknowledge the assistance of the NU SIAM Club and support of NU Student Fund.</p>Yerlan Amanbekyerlan@utexas.eduThe NU Math Olympiad for the Nazarbayev University students was organized on March 2019.AKHIMO 2018 in Uzbekistan2018-11-01T00:00:00-07:002018-11-01T00:00:00-07:00https://yerlanamanbek.github.io/posts/2018/01/blog-post-1<p>Nazarbayev University’s Math team won three Silver medals and an Honorable mention at the Al-Khorezmi International Mathematical Olympiad for University Students (AKHIMO) in Khorezm, Uzbekistan, October 26-31, 2018.</p>
<p>The AKHIMO contest is an initiative of the President of Uzbekistan Mr. Shavkat Mirziyoyev. This is the first international mathematical Olympiad for undergraduate students with five problems from fields of Algebra, Analysis, Number Theory, Geometry and Combinatorics.</p>
<p>The Olympiad participants were from 58 universities around world including the UK, China, Kazakhstan, Russia, the Czech Republic, UAE, Iran, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Malaysia, Estonia, etc.</p>
<p>The NU Team was represented by Maksat Kuanyshbay (3rd year), Bakytzhan Kurmanbek (2nd year), Bakdauren Narbayev (1st year), Saddam Asmatullayev (2nd year), Azat Azamat (3rd year). Bakdauren Narbayev, Bakytzhan Kurmanbek, Maksat Kuanyshbay won Silver medals, Saddam Asmatullayev was awarded an honorable mention, and Azat Azamat received a certificate. Team Leader were Yogi Erlangga and Yerlan Amanbek, professors from department of Mathematics, Nazarbayev University.</p>Yerlan Amanbekyerlan@utexas.eduNazarbayev University’s Math team won three Silver medals and an Honorable mention at the Al-Khorezmi International Mathematical Olympiad for University Students (AKHIMO) in Khorezm, Uzbekistan, October 26-31, 2018.