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(2450) Ioannisiani

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1978 RP. Discovered 1978 Sept. 1 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in honor of Bagrat Konstantinovich Ioannisiani {1911–1985}, designer of astronomical instruments, including the largest Soviet telescopes. (M 7784)

Obituary published in Astrofizika, Tom 24, Vyp. 1, p. 208 (1986).

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