(4190) | Kvasnica = 1980 JHDiscovered 1980 May 11 by L. Brožek at Kleť. |

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. | |

(MPC 26929 | 1996 April 4) |

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