I think we now know the real reason for gg's urgent trip to the old Soviet block.
A cool, unbiased, level headed judge was required to assist to choose, Miss Atom 2009.
Read all about it here;
It's a pity I could never really understand the lectures on Schrödinger's equation
of how the quantum state of a physical system changes in time, maybe I could have had a quite different direction in life...
Now where did I put my reverse Polish notation HP calculator..