Solovaya

1981 QT. Discovered 1981 Aug. 24 by L. Brozek at Klet.

Named in honor of Nina A. Solovaya (1940- ), an astronomer in the celestial mechanics department of the Sternberg State Astronomical Institute in Moscow. Her general field of work involves analytical and qualitative methods of celestial mechanics, especially the three-body problem. She has applied the results to triple-star systems, to planetary satellites and to minor planets in the outer part of the main belt. (M 29145)

Name proposed by the Klet Observatory following a suggestion by E. M. Pittich.

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