2023 HLMA – 15 Teams Advance to the Finalist Stage

We are pleased to announce that the Scientific Committee of 2023 Hang Lung Mathematics Awards has selected the following 15 finalist teams to participate in the highly anticipated Oral Defense on December 18, 2023. The winners of 2023 Hang Lung Mathematics Awards will be announced at the Announcement and Awards Presentation Dinner on December 19, 2023.

(listed by school name in alphabetical order)

1. School Baptist Lui Ming Choi Secondary School
Teacher Ms. Wing Yan Lee
Team Member Hiu Long Chan
Topic Equilateral Polygons over Finite Fields
2. School Diocesan Boys’ School
Teacher Mr. Long Tin Chan
Team Members Pak Hei Chan, Yung Ho Kwan, Chi Ho Wang
Topic Investigating the Edge 1-2 Conjecture: from Complete Graphs to Trees and Unicyclic Graphs
3. School Diocesan Boys’ School
Teacher Mr. Long Tin Chan
Team Members Oscar Tin Yau Chan, Ernest Yik To Hsia, Ryan Cheuk Yi Lo, Tsz Yeung Ng
Topic On the Upper-bound of Anchored Packing Problem
4. School Diocesan Boys’ School
Teacher Mr. Long Tin Chan
Team Members Mason Chi Wah Chan, Tsz Sing Chong, Lucas Chavez Mocan, Himansh Vijay Pahilwani, Tsz Ho Wong
Topic Structure of Critical Groups of Circulant Graphs
5. School G.T. (Ellen Yeung) College
Teacher Mr. Alexander Kin Chit O
Team Member Chun Lam Wong
Topic Quantum Computing: Adapting Shor’s Algorithm to the Problem of CLT Group Size Finding
6. School Harrow International School Hong Kong
Teacher Mr. Thomas Johnson
Team Members Kyan Ka Hin Cheung, Ethan Jon Yi Soh
Topic On the Properties of the Semigroup Generated by the RL Fractional Integral
7. School HKUGA College
Teacher Mr. Yuk Lun Fong
Team Members Ho Lam Lau, Ryan Sze Chit Lo, Jane Chi Kuan Ng, Kin Long Wong
Topic Algorithmic Classification on the Expansion of Fractions in Negative Rational Base
8. School HKUGA College
Teacher Mr. Yuk Lun Fong
Team Member Hei Tung Tam
Topic On the Parametrization of Egyptian Fractions
9. School Kiangsu-Chekiang College (Kwai Chung)
Teacher Dr. Kit Wing Yu
Team Member Cho Wai Wong
Topic On Solutions of the Exponential Diophantine Equation px − qy = z2
10. School P.L.K. Centenary Li Shiu Chung Memorial College
Teacher Mr. Yuet Hui
Team Members Wan Lau, Haopei Lin
Topic Generalization of Stern’s Diatomic Sequence
11. School Pui Ching Middle School
Teacher Mr. Yan Lam Fan
Team Members Wang Chit Kwong, Ngai Wang Lam, Ho Tung Wong
Topic Mean Shadow of Rotating Objects
12. School S.K.H. Tsang Shiu Tim Secondary School
Teacher Mr. Tin Yau Cheung
Team Members Chun Hei Mok, Hei Wong
Topic Least Optimal Square Packing in a Square
13. School St. Paul’s Co-educational College
Teacher Mr. Pak Leong Cheung
Team Members Kwan Yu Chan, Hok Lai Ng
Topic Generalising Orthocentres of Triangles to Simplices as the Isogonal Conjugates of the Circumcentres
14. School St. Paul’s College
Teacher Mr. Tin Wai Lau
Team Members Ryan Chun Wing Ku, Lok Yung
Topic Covering 45 Points Configuration with Disjoint Unit Disks
15. School Wah Yan College, Kowloon
Teacher Mr. Wai Man Chu
Team Members Hui Yat Cheung, Tsz Yan So, Yi Lam Tam
Topic On the Littlewood Problem and Sum of Two Squares in the Ring Zq