Schommer

1998 HM26. Discovered 1998 Apr. 20 by the Spacewatch at Kitt Peak.

Robert A. Schommer (1946-2001) was an astronomer at Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory. He was head of the United States Gemini Program Office at the time of his death. His science ranged from stellar populations of nearby galaxies, to the "Supernova Cosmology Project" and the "high-z Supernova Search Team". (M 47168)

Obituary published in Bull. Am. Astron. Soc., Vol. 34, No. 4, p. 1375 (2002).

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