Maithchang: Named in honor of Paul McCartney (1942-- ), musician and ex-Beatle. His interest was in the area of high angular resolution, and he was involved in interferometric projects both on the ground (e.g., FLUOR and VLTI) and in space (DARWIN). She attends the Syosset High School, Syosset, New York, U.S.A.
Sane: Bubulina was the nickname of Marina Denisa Botofan (2008-2010), who lived in Constanta, Romania, and died in Pavia, Italy, of lymphoblastic leukemia. From 1975 to 1981, at San Vittore Observatory, he was involved in the International Planetary Patrol Program of the Lowell Observatory. Amateur astronomers gather at its shores for observation as well as to enjoy the glorious sunrises from behind Mt. Fuji.
Jimamald: Takasago, a port city at the mouth of the Kakogawa River, Hyogo prefecture, prospered during the Edo period and even today shows the traces of its prosperous past. In order to elucidate the origin of meteroites he developed a Monte Carlo method for studying the effects of close planetary encounters on the orbital evolution of small planet-crossing bodies. An American screen version of the latter was produced in 1985.
Oshepphok: Sappho Zoe Gilbert (b. 1989) is a finalist in the 2008 Intel Science Talent Search (STS), a science competition for high school seniors, for her medicine and health project. He contributed to the development of trade and business in southern and central Bohemia. It is a unique architectural and historical monument.
Barthank: Named in honor of Bart Hibbs, whom the discoverer has known since his earliest days, through his years of education and into his maturity as an expert and inventive aeronautical engineer. Fugate performed the first experiment to demonstrate the feasibility of using laser beacons for adaptive optics. He introduced the discoverer to astrometry and provided him with assistance and encouragement for many years.
Kleempev: René Hudec (b. 1951), an Ondrejov astronomer who works in high-energy astrophysics, especially on \gamma -ray bursts, has designed spacebased and groundbased experiments. Suspended, he kept a diary from 1933 to 1945 that is a unique day-to-day account of life under the Nazi tyranny. He was also chair of the Meteor Commission of the Soviet Geophysical Committee.
Mebiung: Clark Merkley mentored a finalist in the 2005 Discovery Channel Young Scientist Challenge (DCYSC), a middle school science competition. He studied occultations of stars by the planets, but most of his work was in geometry, including the invention of the barycentric calculus. He attends the Sunset High School, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.
Koja: Named in honor of Kouji Yamamoto (b. 1956), a Japanese architect and active amateur astronomer. from the University of Basel in 1975. Named for the capital of Uganda.
Humari: Harumi Ikari (b. 1957) is the wife of the discoverer. A doctor of medicine, yet already a writer of comic books at the age of 18, he made particular use of movie techniques in his works. He attends the Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Kennanganmasta: Kiran Manne mentored a finalist in the 2010 Intel Science Talent Search (STS), a science competition for high school seniors. He was the first, and possibly the greatest, theoretician of the mechanism of thought and deduction, being at the same time well aware of the importance of what happens in the real world and in nature. The former was the first explorer of the Aleutians and the latter a historian and popularizer of culture.
Bridbidben: Doris Chen (b. 1991) is a finalist in the 2009 Intel Science Talent Search (STS), a science competition for high school seniors, for her medicine and health project. Army and a lifetime caregiver to innumerable patients, Dr. Bray has been the healer and longtime friend of four generations of the families of the discoverer and her husband. She teaches at the St. Leo the Great School, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Frenkledanfom: Swedish theologian Nathan Söderblom (1866-1931), renowned student of comparative religion, was a pioneer of the ecumenical movement. Initially utilized for the pioneering photographic survey of the Milky Way, the Franklin-Adams Star Camera was employed for observations of minor planets in Johannesburg and Hartbeespoort for almost 70 years. Schönfeld also served as an important promoter of the foundation and development of the Astronomische Gesellschaft.
Collinel: Danyelle Lee Evans (b. 1991) was awarded second place in the 2006 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for her environmental sciences project. The main telescope was a 19-cm Merz-Cooke refractor, and the observatory library contained 35~000 books. She attends the Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, California, U.S.A.
Shadin: This minor planet is named in memory of the people of Shiao Lin, literally "Little Forest" in Mandarin Chinese, whose village was buried in the landslide caused by Typhoon Morakot on 2009 Aug. Bishop is also known for his unique photographs, especially one of a double rainbow over Isaac Newton's birthplace. Hideki Matsuyama (b. 1970) became a member of the Nanyo Astronomical Lovers Club in 1990 and actively popularizes astronomy.
Noneolo: The son of Achilles and Deidameia, Neoptolemus was brought to Troy by Odysseus in the last year of the Trojan War. He also discovered three novae (V827 Her, V838 Her and V4327 Sgr) and the peculiar variable V1143 Ori. He is famous for his book Polarized light in Nature, which describes phenomena such as halos and rainbows.
Onwacadad: The Odenwald is a mountain range between the Main and Neckar rivers, east of the Rhine river. An analogue to Leonardo da Vinci, he was a playwright, composer, poet, painter, versatile scientist, inventor, polar explorer, sportsman, first man on the moon, etc. He specialized in the exploration of the solar spectral energy distribution and contributed to the success of SOLSPEC on several space missions, leading to the detection of solar ultraviolet variations.
Bethohy: Thomas Danahy mentored a finalist in the 2004 Intel Science Talent Search, a science competition for high school seniors. He emigrated from Germany to the U.S. Proposal endorsed by L. D. Schmadel, who independently suggested naming a minor planet for Mrs. Völk.
Becolysse: Alyssa Noel Cook (b. 1993) is a finalist in the 2007 Discovery Channel Young Scientist Challenge (DCYSC), a middle school science competition, for her biochem, medicine, health, and microbiology project. Forti was trained as a solar physicist and worked for six years with the Harvard-Smithsonian Radio Meteor Project from 1965. Dacke was shot, and the uprising was at an end.
Tichan: Thomas William Hamilton (b. 1939) determined radar and fuel requirements for the Apollo Project. His best-known novels were Rheinsberg and Schloá Gripsholm. She attends the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, Baltimore, Maryland.
Jereld: Larry Bartel mentored a finalist in the 2006 Intel Science Talent Search (STS), a science competition for high school seniors. He is a burn prevention educator and utilizes medical hypnosis. He is interested in the design and construction of astronomical telescopes and optics, and he designed the focal reducer used by many Italian amateur astrometrists.
IAU citations for extremely minor planets.
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