Asteroid (400811) Gillesfontaine

Gilles Fontaine (b. 1948) is a Canadian astrophysicist at the Université de Montréal. He has made fundamental and lasting contributions to our knowledge of white dwarf interiors, evolution and pulsations. He is an inspiring teacher and mentor, who has trained a new generation of leaders in the field.

Ref: MPC 115895
Orbit type: Main Belt

Author: 
ebriggs
Name: 
Gillesfontaine
Number: 
400811
Designation: 
2010 GF153
Disc. Date: 
2010-04-15
Discoverer: 
WISE
Disc. Place: 
WISE