(4236) Lidov

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1979 FV1. Discovered 1979 Mar. 23 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in honor of Mikhail L’vovich Lidov {1926–1993}, celestial mechanician at the Keldysh Institute of Applied Mathematics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, known for his works in astrodynamics and astronautics. (M 22501)

Obituaries published in Astron. Lett., Vol. 20, No. 3, p. 337–338 (1994); Cosmic Res., Vol. 32, No. 2 (1994).

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