1978 RG1. Discovered 1978 Sept. 5 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.
Named in honor of Vladimir Pavlovich Matvienko (1938– ), Ukrainian economist, author of many works on economics and banking and a member of the Ukrainian Academy of Ecological Studies. He is also a poet, and some of his poetic works have been set to music. (M 32346)