Sunday 30 August 2020

Facebook Hacker Cup 2020 Round 2 Results

Hacker Cup is Facebook's annual open programming competition.

The 25 finalists will receive the following prizes (in USD):
1st: $20,000
2nd: $10,000
3rd: $5,000
4th: $3,000
5th: $1,000
6th - 10th: $500
11th - 15th: $300
16th - 25th: $200

Around 1550 people participated in Round 2, and around 1500 competitors won a Hacker Cup t-shirt by solving at least one problem! The top 200 contestants earned a t-shirt with a “Top 200” badge, and will advance to Round 3.

Top 20 in Round 2:

Round 2 Scoreboard

Lim Li’s FB friends' ranking and scores:

Not Lim Li’s FB friends:
235 Daniel Choo, 64
238 Jeffrey Ho, 64
301 Koh Li Chen, 64
384 Ryan See, 48
609 Benson Lin, 35
1091 Glen Lim, 12

Congrats to the above contestants for winning a Hacker Cup t-shirt each, and to Zi Song (Malaysia), peanut, Jonathan and Lim Jeck for advancing to Round 3, which will be held on September 13 at 1:00 am (CST).

Monday 24 August 2020

IBO Challenge 2020 Singapore Team Results

IBO2020 in Nagasaki is cancelled due to the COVID-19 global pandemic.  Instead, a remotely-conducted competition (IBO Challenge 2020) was held.

Full Results

Singapore Team Results

Gold - Dewey Lin Ziwei, RI
Silver - Kate Lu, RI
Silver - Qiu Xinzhi, NUSH
Silver - Tan Cheng Yat, NUSH

Sunday 23 August 2020

IOI 2020 Singapore Team

The 32nd International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) will be held in Singapore from 13 to 19 September 2020. Due to Covid19, the participants will compete online in their own countries. IOI 2020 will be hosted by the National University of Singapore (NUS) School of Computing.

The IOI 2020 Singapore Team comprises the following students:

Team 1
Tan Si Jie, NUSH Year 4
Ashley Aragorn Khoo, NUSH Year 4
Benson Lin Zhan Li, HCI Year 6 (IOI 2019 Bronze)
Daniel Choo Zhenghao, RI Year 5 (IOI 2019)

Team 2
Lim Rui Yuan, NUSH Year 5
Shen Xing Yang, NUSH Year 4
Daniel Toh Jing En, NUSH Year 4
Adriel Tan Jean Ren, NUSH Year 6

Friday 21 August 2020

APIO 2020 Singapore Team Results

Asia-Pacific Informatics Olympiad (APIO) 2020 was held in Indonesia, 15 - 16 August 2020. The participants competed online in their own countries. The Closing Ceremony was held on 21 August.

Full Results

Singapore Team Results

Silver - Benson Lin, HCI
Bronze - Daniel Choo, RI
Bronze - Tan Si Jie, NUSH
Bronze - Ashley Aragorn Khoo, NUSH
Bronze - Lim Rui Yuan, NUSH
Bronze - Leong Eu-Shaun, RI

Saturday 15 August 2020

NUS 2020/2021 Semester 1 Modules

Lim Li is taking the following modules this semester:

CS3203 Software Engineering Project
GET1004 Cyber Security
LAJ2202 Japanese 3
MA3236 Non-Linear Programming
MA4270 Data Modelling and Computation
ST2132 Mathematical Statistics

Tuesday 11 August 2020

Shopee Code League 2020 Results

Shopee Code League is a 2-month online coding challenge consisting of a series of competitions, online algorithm questions and online training workshops open to all students and professionals across the region.

Team Mushroom: Pang Wen Yuen, Zhang Guang Xuan, Chang Si Yuan, Lim Li
Team puppycats: Chua Anlong, Ang Zhi Yuan, Bay Wei Heng, Lim Jeck

Sunday 2 August 2020

NOI 2020 Results

Full Results

NOI 2020 Top Contestants and Top Schools Results

Top 4 Contestants
1. Tan Si Jie, NUSH
2. Ashley Aragorn Khoo, NUSH
3. Toh Jing En Daniel, NUSH
4. Shen Xing Yang, NUSH

Top Secondary School Students
1. Evan Lim Hong Jun, RI
2. Huang Qirui, HCI

Top Female Medalist
Jamie Lim Jia Sin, NUSH

Youngest Medalist
Saw Ze Dong, DHS

Top Junior Colleges
2. RI

Top Secondary Schools
2. RI

Saturday 1 August 2020

IChO 2020 Singapore Team Results

Full IChO 2020 Results

IChO 2020 Singapore Team Results

Gold - Sean Leong, NUSH
Gold - Windle Charles Jordi, RI
Gold - Jovan Liau Yi Jun, NUSH
Silver - Ngwan Teng Wei, RI


NUSH Class of 2017 in NUS Faculty Distribution

About 92 from NUSH Class of 2017 (Cohort size 165) have joined NUS. Apparently, a large % has joined School of Computing (27.2% NUSH vs 9.7% NUS). To check NUSH Class of 2017 University Destinations (both local and overseas universities), click here.