Asteroid (345842) Alexparker

Alex H. Parker (b. 1987) is an American astronomer whose research on asteroids and trans-neptunian objects has contributed to the understanding of solar system formation and evolution. He is the co-discoverer of several minor planets.

His 2011 Ph.D. “Ultra-Wide Trans-Neptunian Binaries: Tracers of the Outer Solar System’s History” was completed at the University of Victoria, Advisor: Dr. JJ Kavelaars.

Ref: MPC 85915
Orbit type: Main Belt 

Author: 
ebriggs
Name: 
Alexparker
Number: 
345842
Designation: 
2007 LG31
Disc. Date: 
2007-06-12
Discoverer: 
Balam, D.D.
Disc. Place: 
Mauna Kea