Asteroid (177830) Rubenhagen

David Alfred Rubenhagen (b. 1959-07-24) is a Canadian amateur astronomer, rocket and space enthusiast, and accomplished machinist pattern maker. He has built parts for many small- and medium-sized telescopes. Rubenhagen worked with retired astronaut Bjarni Tryggvason to build a radiative-transfer experiment that flew on the International Space Station.

reference: WGSBN Bulletin, Volume 2, Number 10, page 5

Author: 
peter@jedicke.ca
Name: 
Rubenhagen
Number: 
177830
Designation: 
2005 NL44
Disc. Date: 
2005-07-09
Discoverer: 
Tom Glinos
Disc. Place: 
Vail-Jarnac (G92)