- Basic Info
AYPT - Basic Info
The acronym AYPT stands for Austrian Young Physicists' Tournament.
The AYPT is a team-oriented scientific competition among teams of secondary school students.
At this tournament the participating students present and discuss their solutions to scientific
problems which they have prepared over a period of about half a year.
The presentation as well as the defense in the discussion is graded by a jury consisting of international experts.
You can find more detailed information on the course of the tournament in the homonymous section.
The annual AYPT is organised and executed by the association AYPT - Forschungsforum junger Physiker . Among other things it serves as a qualification tournament to select those students who will represent Austria as a national team at the corresponding international competition, the International Young Physicists' Tournament (IYPT).
More Detailed Information
You can read further information on the following topics:
2012-12-10 — AYPT 2013
2012-08-05 — Problems for 2013
The Problems for 2013 can be found at www.iypt.org/Tournaments/Taipei#Problems .
2011-12-04 — Changes of the regulations
There are some changes in the official regulations !