The Sri Lankan Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad Competitionsnew

(Gr. 10-13 & Gr. 6-9) - 2018

Urgent Notice to Sri Lankan Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad Candidates - 2018

Notice to all Astronomy Olympiad Candidates-2018

No change in Astronomy Olympiad Competitions date. Olympiads will be conducted as scheduled on June 23, 2018. Please check your index number in the attached lists

12වන SLAAO සහ 8වන SLJAO තරගාවලිය 2018ජූනි 23දින (සෙනසුරාදා) පෙ.ව.11.00සිට ප.ව. 1.00දක්වා නියමිත පරිදි පැවැත්වේ.

කරුණාකර ඔබ විසින් නම් කරන ලද විභාග මධ්‍යස්ථානය වෙතට නියමිත වෙලාවට පෙර පැමිණෙන්න. ඔබගේ විභාග අංකය සහ වැඩි විස්තර බලා ගැනීම සඳහා IPSL වෙබ් අඩවියට ද පිවිසිය හැක. (තැපැල් ප්‍රමාදය මත විභාග ප්‍රවේස පත්‍රය ඔබට නොලැබුනද විභාගය සදහා ඉදිරිපත් විය හැක.) ඔබගේ නම වෙබ් අඩවියේ සඳහන් වී නොමැතිනම් ඔබ විසින් බැංකුවට ගෙවන ලද රිසිට් පතේ කොපියක් ඉදිරිපත් කිරීමෙන් ඔබට විභාගය සඳහා ඉදිරි පත් විය හැක.ඔබගේ නම් ඉහත ලිස්තුවේ නොමැතිනම් විභාගයට යාමට පෙර 0710864017දුරකථන අංකයට කෙට් පණිවිඩයකින් පහත තොරතුරු ඉංග්‍රීසියෙන් ලබා දෙන්න.

  1. විභාගයේ නම: SLAAO or SLJAO
  2. මුලකුරු සහිත ඔබගේ නම
  3. විභාග මධ්‍යස්ථානයේ නම

මෙම පණිවිඩය ඔබගේ හිතමිතුරු අපේක්ෂකයන් අතර ද බෙදා හරින්න.

ස්තුතියි

මහාචාර්ය චන්දන ජයරත්න

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The 12th SLAAO & 8th SLJAO competitions will be held without any change on June 23, 2018 (Saturday) from 11.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. at your preferred examination center. Index numbers are listed in this website for the applications that we have received amidst the postal strike. We have not received all the applications due to postal delay. Even if your name is not listed here please go to the examination center on June 23, 2018, by 10.45 a.m. with a copy of the bank payment slip as proof and sit for the competition.
If your name is not in this list please send an SMS with,

1. Olympiad name: SLAAO or SLJAO,
2. Your name with initials and
3. Examination Centre

to the number 0710864017 in order to send the adequate number of question papers to the examination centers on or before 20.06.2018.
A template of admission cards already posted are shown below (with root maps to Batticaloa and Polgolla examination centers).

Prof. K P S Chandana Jayaratne,
National Coordinator of the Astronomy Olympiads.

Admission card - 12th SLOAA

Admission card - 8th SLJAO

Road Map for Admission Card - Kandy, Batticaloa

Index numbers:

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The 12th Sri Lankan Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad competition and 8th Sri Lankan Junior Astronomy Olympiad competition will be held on June 23, 2018 (Saturday) from 11.00am to 1.00 pm at the Universities of Colombo, Kelaniya, Ruhuna (Matara), Rajarata(Mihinthale), Jaffna and the Open University Centres in Kandy(Polgolla) and Batticaloa. A team of five students who did well in the national competition was selected to participate in the 13th International Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad competition held in Romania in September/ October 2019 and 24th International Astronomy Olympiad competition held in Hungary in September 2019.

 

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The Sri Lankan Physics Olympiad Competition - 2018new

Urgent Notice to Sri Lankan Physics Olympiad Competition Candidates - 2018

Main admission letter

Candidate Details with Exam Centers:

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The 14th Sri Lankan Physics Olympiad Competition will be held on June 23, 2018 (Saturday) from 9.00am to 11.00am at the Universities of Colombo, Kandy, Kelaniya, Ruhuna, Jaffna, Vauniya, Rajarata (Mihintale) and Batticaloa. A maximum of five and eight students who did well in the national competition was selected to participate in the 50th International Physics Olympiad Competition which will be held in Israel in July 2019 and/or 20th Asian Physics Olympaid Competition which will be held in Australia in May 2019.

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Urgent Notice to Sri Lankan Physics Olympiad Competition Candidates - 2018

Technical Sessions & AGM - 2018   

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Please note that the 34th Technical Sessions and the AGM of the IPSL will be held on March 24, 2018, at the Boardroom, SLAAS, 120/10, Vidya Mandiraya, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 07. The program for the Technical Sessions can be found here.

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34th Annual Technical Sessions and AGM of IPSL will be held on the 17th March 2018 at the Department of Physics, Faculty of Science of the University of Kelaniya. The technical sessions commenced at 8.30 a.m. at the Board Room of Faculty of Science and AGM commenced at 3.00 p.m. at the Board Room of Faculty of Science. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. All the members are welcome to these events. For further clarifications please contact either Professor P. A. A. Perera, president of IPSL (e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or Jt. Secretary Dr. N.G.S.Shantha of IPSL (e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

(IPSL membership application form can be found at the web site's Membership section)

 

Call for papers - Technical Sessions

Declaration - Technical Sessions

Guidelines for Technical papers

The Sri Lankan Junior Science Olympiad Competition - 2018new

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The objective of SLJSO is to promote interest in science among school students, exposing them to problem-solving, critical thinking and experimentation and to select best students to represent the International Junior Science Olympiad (IJSO) annually. The Institute of Physics Sri Lanka has made arrangements to hold the national competition (SLJSO) annually. The SLJSO is open for science students who are sixteen years or younger on 31st December of the competition year. The competition shall be conducted in Sinhala/English/Tamil media on a date decided by IPSL. The examination paper shall consist of 50, Multiple Choice Questions based on physics, chemistry, biology, and Mathematics taught at 6 - 11 level syllabuses in Sri Lanka. Based on performance at SLJSO, Gold, Silver, Bronze Medals with a certificate will be awarded to the contestants. The best-selected contestants may represent the International Junior Science Olympiad with the guidance and support from the Institute of Physics.

Examination date change to 2018-04-28 Saturday
Registration deadline extended up to 2018-04-07

Due to unavoidable circumstances, Sir Lankan Junior Olympiad examination date has been changed to 2018-04-28. Your admission is valid for the examination.

 

SLJSO Results 2018

 

For more information, please contact;

National Coordinator- Sri Lankan Junior Science Olympiad

Professor H H Sumathipala
Mobile: 0718487622

Follow this link to find out more ...

 

 

Best Undergraduate Physics Research Project Award - 2018   new

In recognition of the growing significance of science and technology, and with the aim of strengthening research skills of undergraduates in the field of physics education, an annual competition for Best Undergraduate Physics Research Project Award is organized for university undergraduates in Sri Lanka, by the Institute of Physics, Sri Lanka (IPSL). IPSL recognizes and honors undergraduates, who have exhibited a distinguished competence on experimental and analytical skills relevant to the research in the field of Physics. The Award will consist of a medal, a monetary award and a certificate citing the achievement.

Undergraduates in Sri Lankan Universities are eligible to apply for the 2018 award for a research project completed in 2017.

Deadline for accepting applications for the award has been extended up to June 25, 2018

Application Form

Application Procedure

Poster

 

Mailing Address:

Institute of Physics Sri Lanka
Vidya Mandiraya
120/10, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 7.

Payments:

Prof. H. H. Sumathipala
Telephone: 94 11 2903349
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Memberships:

Prof. H. H. Sumathipala
Telephone: 94 11 2903349
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Physics Olympiad:

Prof. S.R.D. Rosa
Telephone: 94 11 2584777
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Astronomy & Astrophysics Olympiad:

Prof. K.P.S.C. Jayaratne
Telephone: 94 11 2584777
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Sri Lanka Junior Science Olympiad:

Prof. H.H. Sumathipala
Telephone: 94 11 2903349
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IPSL Journal:

Prof. K. D.Jayasuriya
Telephone: 94 11 2903345
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Technical Sessions:

Dr. N. G. S Shantha
Telephone: 94 715309672
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