Indian team for International Olympiad in Informatics, Korea, August 2002
The team to represent India at IOI-2002 in Korea in August has been selected. The team members are:
The Leader and Deputy Leader of the Indian contingent will be Prof Madhavan Mukund, Chennai Mathematical Institute, Chennai and Prof V Vinay, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
Indian National Olympiad in Informatics (INOI-2002)
INOI-2002 was held on 1 May, 2002. Qualification for INOI-2002 was through the Zonal Informatics Olympiad (ZIO-2002), held in February, 2002.
84 students out of the 98 who had qualified participated in INOI-2002. Of these, 19 students have qualified for the training camp to select the team to represent India at the International Olympiad in Informatics, IOI-2002 to be held in Korea in August, 2002.
Zonal Informatics Olympiad, 2002 (ZIO-2002)
ZIO-2002 was conducted in two parts, Part A and Part B. Students could qualify for INOI-2002 by writing either Part A or Part B.
Part A of ZIO-2002, a written test, was conducted in collaboration with CBSE on Sunday, 10 February, 2002. The contestants were arranged in five zones, based on their geographical location.
Part A consisted of algorithmic problem-solving, but did not require programming skills in any specific language.
2821 students from all over India participated in the test. Of these, 98 students have qualified for INOI-2002.
Part B of ZIO-2002 , an on-line programming test, was held on Sunday, 24 February 2002. This test consisted of two problems that had to be solved using Pascal, C or C++. 185 students participated in this test. Unfortunately, none of the students from Part B have qualified for the next round.