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The catalog of asteroids discovered at Klet can be searched in two ways. In the first one, pick a starting letter of asteroid's name from the listed alphabet. In the second way, start writing an expression to search (diacritics is allowed), and after at least three letters are typed, the results are automatically listed. The search can also be performed only on asteroid names, catalogue numbers, date of discovery or names of the discoverers.
Discovered by 11.05.1980 by L. Brožek on Klet observatory
MPC 26929 (4.04.1996)
Named in memory of Jozef Kvasnica (1930-1992), Czechoslovak theoretical physicist, professor at Charles University in Prague and head of the department of mathematical physics. Kvasnica studied nonlinear electrodynamics, quantum field theory, statistical physics and plasma theory. He was also known as the author of several textbooks, and many students remember his excellent lectures.