(3197) Weissman

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1981 AD. Discovered 1981 Jan. 1 by E. Bowell at Anderson Mesa.

Named in honor of Paul R. Weissman {1947- }, cometary physicist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory who has made studies of the dynamics of the Oort cloud and of the thermal properties of cometary nuclei. (M 11160)

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