(47144) Faulkes = 1999 PY
Discovered 1999 August 7 by J. Tichá and M. Tichý at Kleť.
 M. C. `Dill' Faulkes (b. 1944), originally graduated in cosmology. After a career in the software industry, he established the Dill Faulkes Educational Trust. To inspire young people he started the Faulkes Telescope Project, providing two 2-m robotic telescopes for schools, including the project involved in minor-planet astrometry.
 (MPC 51981 | 2004 March 6)

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