ID : N-698 Date : 2017/11/21 - 21:00
(Persia Digest) – The Iranian students of the Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad team have won one gold, one bronze, and three silver medals at the 11th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics to take third place after Thailand and the USA respectively.
The competition was held from 12-21 November 2017 in Thailand with 45 participating countries. Shayan Azizi took gold, Amir-Hossein Sotudehfar, Zahra Farahmand, and Parima Safarian took silver, and Sina Bloki took the bronze medal.
Iran had previously ranked first at the 9th edition of the Olympiad with three gold, four silver, and three bronze medals.