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Minor planets discovered: 80 [1]
see § List of discovered minor planets

Adrián Galád (born 1970) is a Slovak astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets.[2][3]

He is credited by the Minor Planet Center with the discovery and co-discovery of 80 numbered minor planets between 1995 and 2004, most of them in collaboration with astronomers Dušan Kalmančok, Alexander Pravda, Juraj Tóth, Leonard Kornoš, Peter Kolény and Štefan Gajdoš.[1]

The asteroid 32008 Adriángalád, a binary asteroid discovered by LINEAR, was named after him in 2016.[2]

List of discovered minor planetsEdit

11118 Modra 9 August 1996 list[A]
11614 Istropolitana 14 January 1996 list[B]
11636 Pezinok 27 December 1996 list[B]
11657 Antonhajduk 5 March 1997 list[B]
12482 Pajka 23 March 1997 list[B]
13154 Petermrva 7 September 1995 list[B]
14040 Andrejka 23 August 1995 list[B]
14098 Šimek 24 August 1997 list[B]
14509 Lučenec 9 March 1996 list[B]
14968 Kubáček 23 August 1997 list[B]
15860 Siráň 20 April 1996 list[A]
15946 Satinský 8 January 1998 list[B]
16869 Košinár 10 January 1998 list[B]
20180 Annakolény 27 December 1996 list[B]
20664 Senec 31 October 1999 list[C]
22429 Jurašek 22 February 1996 list[B]
22440 Bangsgaard 17 May 1996 list[B]
24194 Paľuš 8 December 1999 list[A]
24949 Klačka 4 August 1997 list[B]
24959 Zielenbach 3 October 1997 list[B]
27896 Tourminator 13 July 1996 list[B]
(28753) 2000 HA 18 April 2000 list[D]
29650 Toldy 23 November 1998 list[E]
31234 Bea 7 February 1998 list[B]
(33137) 1998 DO1 20 February 1998 list[B]
(33175) 1998 FP5 22 March 1998 list[B]
(35621) 1998 JD4 15 May 1998 list[B]
(39892) 1998 FQ5 23 March 1998 list[B]
42849 Podjavorinská 15 September 1999 list[E]
(43994) 1997 PF3 11 August 1997 list[B]
(55900) 1998 CQ 3 February 1998 list[B]
(58713) 1998 DS 19 February 1998 list[B]
(59378) 1999 FV3 19 March 1999 list[C]
(59415) 1999 GJ 4 April 1999 list[C]
(60009) 1999 TL17 15 October 1999 list[C]
60972 Matenko 23 May 2000 list[E]
(65851) 1997 EM2 4 March 1997 list[B]
66669 Aradac 12 October 1999 list[E]
71282 Holuby 6 January 2000 list[E]
(74826) 1999 TN17 13 October 1999 list[E]
(80009) 1999 GD2 8 April 1999 list[D]
(85494) 1997 TS 4 October 1997 list[B]
(85575) 1998 DC1 19 February 1998 list[B]
(85577) 1998 DC2 21 February 1998 list[B]
(90996) 1998 AQ7 8 January 1998 list[B]
(91011) 1998 CH2 8 February 1998 list[B]
(91156) 1998 QS60 31 August 1998 list[C]
(91602) 1999 TM17 13 October 1999 list[E]
(96392) 1998 DH 17 February 1998 list[B]
(99912) 1995 UY44 31 October 1995 list[B]
(100521) 1997 BX5 26 January 1997 list[B]
(100595) 1997 PA2 4 August 1997 list[B]
(100603) 1997 RN9 15 September 1997 list[B]
(100707) 1998 BW14 25 January 1998 list
(100737) 1998 DR9 23 February 1998 list[B]
(101966) 1999 RO43 14 September 1999 list[E]
(102532) 1999 UU4 31 October 1999 list[C]
(120683) 1997 CJ6 6 February 1997 list[B]
123852 Jánboďa 15 February 2001 list[F]
(134403) 1997 SC 16 September 1997 list[B]
(136765) 1996 JA 5 May 1996 list[B]
(136822) 1997 PW4 10 August 1997 list[B]
(145770) 1997 TW24 13 October 1997 list[B]
(148021) 1998 CT 4 February 1998 list[B]
(168398) 1998 DG 17 February 1998 list[B]
(171619) 2000 CX2 2 February 2000 list[E]
(173177) 1997 SW4 23 September 1997 list[E]
(181783) 1998 BV14 25 January 1998 list
(205022) 1998 AW4 7 January 1998 list[B]
(215113) 1998 DD2 21 February 1998 list[B]
(216524) 2001 HM20 27 April 2001 list[C]
(219090) 1998 RA 1 September 1998 list[C]
(241590) 1998 BM4 23 January 1998 list
(257514) 1997 CL4 3 February 1997 list[B]
(285116) 1995 SN1 18 September 1995 list
(298963) 2004 VM15 5 November 2004 list
(305582) 2008 YX44 25 January 1998 list
(310390) 1998 HC2 17 April 1998 list[B]
(356985) 1997 SA 16 September 1997 list[B]
(422656) 1998 DL 18 February 1998 list[B]
Co-discovery made with:
A D. Kalmančok
B A. Pravda
C J. Tóth
D L. Kornoš
E P. Kolény
F Š. Gajdoš

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Minor Planet Discoverers (by number)". Minor Planet Center. 11 July 2018. Retrieved 17 July 2018.
  2. ^ a b "32008 Adriangalad (2000 HM53)". Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 12 August 2016.
  3. ^ Prokopčák, Tomáš (2009-07-28). "Adrián Galád: Amatéri majú výhodu. Čas" (in Slovak). SME. Retrieved 24 April 2010.