(9931) | Herbhauptman = 1985 HHDiscovered 1985 April 18 by A. Mrkos at Kle. |

Renowned mathematician Herbert A. Hauptman (b. 1917), since 1986 president of the Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute in Buffalo, New York, shared the 1985 Nobel prize in chemistry for his development of a mathematical model to determine the crystal structure of complex molecules from x-ray diffraction. | |

(MPC 52767 | 2004 September 28) |

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