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team

#### Andriy Nikolaev

Co-founder and director, site administrator, teacher

Postgraduate student of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, majoring in Computer Science, and a researcher at the University of Cambridge. M...

Postgraduate student of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, majoring in Computer Science, and a researcher at the University of Cambridge. Member of the Olympiad jury. Organizer/teacher at educational projects: Kontora Pi, PIT, Mathematical Olymp. Circle leader, and organizer of summer camps and winter intensives. Together with his brother, he founded the Kvanta project. He ran a marathon and loves yoga.

#### Arseniy Nikolaev

Co-founder and ideologist, curriculum manager of mathematics course, teacher

Graduated from the University of Cambridge (mathematics). Silver medalist at the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) and RMM 2018. Assistant lea...

Graduated from the University of Cambridge (mathematics). Silver medalist at the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) and RMM 2018. Assistant leader of the Ukrainian national team at IMO 2019, 2020, 2021, RMM 2019. Ideologist of the circle, and compiler of the math curriculum. Together with his brother, he founded the Kvanta project. He plays football and badminton and has a personal collection of polyhedra.

#### Denis Shcherbak

Curriculum manager of Programming course, teacher

Student of the Faculty of Cybernetics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. He is a prize winner of the city's math and programming Olympia...

Student of the Faculty of Cybernetics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. He is a prize winner of the city's math and programming Olympiads and a participant in the programming qualifiers for the All-Ukrainian Olympiad. He is interested in non-classical programming languages, loves volleyball, and plays guitar and cajon.

#### Taiisia Karasova

Curriculum manager at astronomy course, teacher

MIT student majoring in Physics. Founder of the AstroPisochnytsia project. Bronze medalist of IOAA 2019, Studway Awards 2020. In her spare time, she c...

MIT student majoring in Physics. Founder of the AstroPisochnytsia project. Bronze medalist of IOAA 2019, Studway Awards 2020. In her spare time, she creates webinars for the AstroPisochnytsia.

#### Yana Kolodach

Mathematics teacher

Student of the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv and JMU, Würzburg, Germany. Winner and silv...

Student of the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv and JMU, Würzburg, Germany. Winner and silver medalist of IMC 2022, 2023. Observer A at RMM 2023. Participant of the qualifiers for IMO 2021. Silver medalist of EGMO 2020, All-Ukrainian Mathematics Olympiad 2019, 2021. Silver medalist of IZhO in mathematics 2021, winner of IGO 2018-2020. She has been a math teacher since the project's inception and has been working as a math teacher since 2019. She is a multiple champion of Ukraine, winner of the World Cup and European Kyokushin Karate Championships, has a 2nd kyu rank, and is a certified artist.

#### Nikita Kharin

Mathematics teacher

Student of the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Bronze medalist of IMO 2021, gold medalist...

Student of the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Bronze medalist of IMO 2021, gold medalist of the 17th International Zhautyk Mathematics Olympiad and RMM 2021. He is a prize-winner of the Junior Academy of Sciences competitions. He loves chess and board games.

#### Polina Genyk

Mathematics teacher

Student at the University of Cambridge. Winner of national and international mathematics competitions: silver medalist of IMO 2023, gold medalist of E...

Student at the University of Cambridge. Winner of national and international mathematics competitions: silver medalist of IMO 2023, gold medalist of EGMO-2022, and silver medalist of EGMO-2023. She adores math :)

#### Masha Zhak

Mathematics teacher

Student of Systems Analysis at the American University of Kyiv. She is a winner of city math and computer science Olympiads and a participant in selec...

Student of Systems Analysis at the American University of Kyiv. She is a winner of city math and computer science Olympiads and a participant in selections for national Olympiads. She loves reading fantasy and creating 3D graphics.

#### Dmytrii Korolov

Mathematics teacher

Student of the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, majoring in computer science. He is a priz...

Student of the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, majoring in computer science. He is a prize winner of the city Olympiads in mathematics, physics, and English. Joined the Kvanta club in 2017. Hobbies: reading, volleyball, gym and very rarely drawing.

#### Anton Havryliuk

Mathematics teacher

Student at the University of Cambridge. Winner of the International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO). Prize-winner of the All-Ukrainian Olympiads in mathema...

Student at the University of Cambridge. Winner of the International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO). Prize-winner of the All-Ukrainian Olympiads in mathematics and city Olympiads in programming. He is fond of football.

#### Vadim Hasseev

Mathematics teacher

Student of the University of Cambridge. Bronze medalist of the International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO-2022), and multiple winner of the All-Ukrainian...

Student of the University of Cambridge. Bronze medalist of the International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO-2022), and multiple winner of the All-Ukrainian Student Mathematics Olympiads (2019, 2020, 2021). Silver medalist of the International Zhautikovsky Mathematics Olympiad 2022, Bronze medalist of the Iranian Mathematics Olympiad (IGO-2021). Gold medalist of the Yasinsky National Geometry Olympiad 2021. Gold medalist of the National Team Olympiad in Programming 2021. He was awarded a presidential scholarship in 2022. He plays football, volleyball and badminton.

#### Iryna Romanyuk

Mathematics teacher

Student of Applied Mathematics at NaUKMA. Participant and winner of many national and international math Olympiads. A fan of board games, reading, and...

Student of Applied Mathematics at NaUKMA. Participant and winner of many national and international math Olympiads. A fan of board games, reading, and drawing.

#### Volodymyr Vyluschak

Mathematics teacher

Student of Systems Analysis at the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Multiple winners of ci...

Student of Systems Analysis at the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Multiple winners of city Olympiads in mathematics and programming. Participant of the All-Ukrainian Mathematics Olympiad. A 2018 graduate of the Kvanta circle. Hobbies: volleyball (member of the Club and Hall Volleyball League of Kyiv).

#### Evgeniya Frankevich

Mathematics teacher

Student of The National Mathematics and Science College. Bronze medalist at IMO and two-time silver medalist at EGMO. She loves cats, playing sappers,...

Student of The National Mathematics and Science College. Bronze medalist at IMO and two-time silver medalist at EGMO. She loves cats, playing sappers, and crocheting.

#### Kyrylo Hrynevych

Programming teacher

Student of the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Prize-winner of the International Zhautiki...

Student of the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Prize-winner of the International Zhautikiv Olympiad in Informatics IZHO 2020. Prize-winner of the All-Ukrainian Olympiads in Informatics 2020, 2021. Winner of the city olympiads in informatics and mathematics. Teaches programming classes, and helps with mathematics classes. He is fond of basketball and playing the guitar.

#### Denis Tereshchenko

Programming teacher

Student of the Optima school. Gold medalist of the European Junior Olympiad in Informatics (EJOI 2022), gold medalist of infO(1)CUP 2023, and silver m...

Student of the Optima school. Gold medalist of the European Junior Olympiad in Informatics (EJOI 2022), gold medalist of infO(1)CUP 2023, and silver medalist of IATI 2022. Three-time participant of the International Olympiad in Linguistics (IOL 2021, 2022, 2023). Winner of city and national Olympiads in programming, linguistics, and mathematics. Graduate of the Kvanta circle. He has been a participant in the project since the 2017-18 academic year, as an assistant since 2020, and as a teacher since 2022. He is fond of music and traveling and plays the guitar.

#### Andrii Zadoyanov

Programming teacher

Student at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv majoring in Software Engineering, a student of KU Leuven majoring in Business Administrati...

Student at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv majoring in Software Engineering, a student of KU Leuven majoring in Business Administration, an Erasmus student at L'Aquila University, and a freelance student at the Private University of New York. Develops games, writes music, and has his own style of teaching and assignments. Has been a teacher at Kvanta since 2021.

#### Stas Kobzar

Programming teacher

Student of KNUTS, specializing in Software Engineering. Winner of Olympiads and the Junior Academy of Sciences. Likes to have a good time playing comp...

Student of KNUTS, specializing in Software Engineering. Winner of Olympiads and the Junior Academy of Sciences. Likes to have a good time playing computer or board games.

#### Illya Voloshyn

Programming teacher

Student of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, majoring in Software Engineering, a fan of board and computer games.

#### Olha Dziuhal

Programming teacher

Student of the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics at Taras Shevchenko National University specializing in Software Engineering. Winner of the...

Student of the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics at Taras Shevchenko National University specializing in Software Engineering. Winner of the All-Ukrainian stage of Olympiads and the Junior Academy of Sciences in Geography, and at the regional level in Mathematics, Physics, and Astronomy. Engages in web development, and in free time, enjoys reading, writing poetry, and cycling.

#### Iryna Zhoholieva

Programming teacher

Student of Kyoto University of Advanced Science (Kyoto, Japan). Winner of the All-Ukrainian Girls' Olympiad in Informatics (UGOI 2021), participant of...

Student of Kyoto University of Advanced Science (Kyoto, Japan). Winner of the All-Ukrainian Girls' Olympiad in Informatics (UGOI 2021), participant of the EGOI 2021 qualifiers. Winner of city stages of computer science competitions. Participant of the All-Ukrainian Informatics Olympiad 2020 and the International Zautyk Olympiad (IZhO 2021). In addition to programming, she enjoys dancing and playing sports.

#### Anastasia Nagurna

Astronomy teacher

Student of the Faculty of Physics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Winner of the third stage of astronomy Olympiads, exoplanet explore...

Student of the Faculty of Physics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Winner of the third stage of astronomy Olympiads, exoplanet explorer. Tolkienist, fencing, and chess enthusiast, writer and poet.

#### Nikita Bilodid

Astronomy teacher

Student of the Faculty of Physics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Winner of the fourth stage of the Astronomy Olympiads and Student O...

Student of the Faculty of Physics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Winner of the fourth stage of the Astronomy Olympiads and Student Olympiads. The compiler of AstroPisochnytsia webinars. Loves chess, reading, and hiking in the Carpathians.

#### Diana Zazubyk

Astronomy teacher

Student of the Faculty of Physics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Gold medalist of the International Astronomy and Astrophysics Olymp...

Student of the Faculty of Physics at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Gold medalist of the International Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad and silver medalist of the International Physics Olympiad, absolute winner of the Student Olympiad in Astronomy. She is a compiler of AstroPisochnytsia webinars, a lecturer at the IAT Astronomy Circle, and a teacher of an optional course in Olympiad astronomy at the Churyumov Science Lyceum.

#### Darina Provolska

Astronomy teacher

Student of the Faculty of Physics and Mathematics of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, majoring in Physics and Astronomy. A graduate of the KM...

Student of the Faculty of Physics and Mathematics of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, majoring in Physics and Astronomy. A graduate of the KMAS section Astronomy and Astrophysics in 2021 and a winner of the second stage, she has been observing space objects for 3 years, researching NEAs and comets, popularizing science for 2 years, leading the Exploring the Universe circle at Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute at her faculty, and teaching astronomy at a secondary school. In her spare time, enjoys drawing, photography, chess, reading, volleyball, and swimming.

## Assistants

## Thanks

#### Tyler Cowen

For the great support of the project and the youth of Ukraine!

#### Bohdanu Rublovu

For providing the opportunity to hold a circle on the territory of KNU named after Taras Shevchenko.

#### Petru Chernyshovu

For helping to keep the circle free for the most diligent visitors during 2017-2020.

#### Natalia Shulzi

For the provision of classrooms for the circle in the winter months of 2018 at Lyceum No. 241 "Holosiivskyi", as well as classes for programming throughout the year.

##
Classes were

also held

#### Yulia Zdanovska

KNU / Mathematics '21 + program "Teach for Ukraine"

#### Vadym Koval

Jagiellonian university (Poland) / Mathematics

#### Anton Tryhub

MIT (USA) / Mathematics

#### Nastia Kucherenko

EPFL (Switzerland) / PhD in C.S

#### Mykhailo Bondarenko

Cambridge University (UK) / Mathematics

#### Dmytro Rudenko

Jacobs University in Bremen (Germany) / Mathematics

#### Denys Pushkin

EPFL (Switzerland) / M.S in Data Science

#### Dmytro Tymokhanov

KNU / M.S in C.S '20 + Works in Velas (Kyiv) / developer

#### Oleksii Masalitin

KNU / Mathmetics + works in MathSpire

#### Anton Vakhitov

University of Twente (Netherlands) / Advanced technology

#### Fedir Yudin

MIT (USA) / Mathematics

#### Mykhailo Shtandenko

Jacobs University Bremen (Germany) / C.S

#### Ivan Ramyk

KNU / C.S

#### Vasylyna Borysiuk

KNU / C.S + personal photo studio

#### Illia Holtsov

KNU / Physics '19

#### Sashko Horokh

MIT (USA) / Mathematics

#### Karyna Nechyporuk

Cambridge University (UK) / Mathematics

#### Olena Kislenko

KNU / C.S

#### Olesia Bilyk

KAIST (South Korea)

#### Oleksii Nikanov

Northeastern University (USA) / C.S

#### Polina Osadcha

KNU / C.S + works in Singlestore / developer

#### Maksym Hryhorchuk

KNU / C.S + works in Rimbal

#### Liza Semeniuk

KNU / C.S

#### Vlada Shmonko

KNU / Mathematics

#### Vlada Petrusenko

Jacobs University Bremen (1st year), MIT (transfer)

#### Kostiantyn Lutsenko

KNU / C.S

#### Ihor Nikolaiev

Lyceum "Scientific Change"

#### Mykyta Sydorenko

Mathematics + works in Compatibl / developer

#### Dmytro Tsarenko

Karazin University (Kharkiv) / Chemistry

#### Alina Yan

Charles University in Prague / Mathematics

#### Svitlana Duminska

KNU / C.S + works in EPAM

#### Dmytro Taraniuk

KNU / C.S + works in Compatibl / developer

#### Yehor Kozyr

TU Delft (Netherlands) / C.S

#### Mark Yemets

KNU / C.S

#### Zarina Kodyrova

IMO deputy leader

#### Katya Dudko

KNU / Compitbl

#### Michael Tadlya

KNU C.S, Compitbl

#### Andrii Romanov

Michigan State University student

#### Volodymyr Kucherenko

EPFL student (Switzerland)

#### Oleksiy Tychkovsky

KNU C.S grad, developer at Compitabl

#### Borys Nyznyk

KNU C.S, developer

#### Slava Karpii

KNU C.S, MS at EPFL (Switzerland)

#### Andriy Stopchaty

KNU

#### Yehor Tretyakov

KNU C.S, Epam

#### Yehor Borshch

KNU Mathematics

#### Katya Khomenko

KNU C.S

#### Artem Chernii

#### Roman Hrynchak

#### Volodya Drovnikov

## The face of the project

#### Kvanta

Just a kitty.