Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union

Contributed Papers

DIVISION III / WORKING GROUP COMMITTEE ON SMALL BODIES NOMENCLATURE

2006–2009, TRIENNIAL REPORT, International Astronomical Union.

Jana Tichá, Brian G. Marsden, Edward L. G. Bowell, Iwan P. Williams, Brian G. Marsden, Daniel W. E. Green, Kaare Aksnes, Rita M. Schulz, Michael F. A'Hearn, Julio A. Fernández, Pamela Kilmartin, Yoshihide Kozai, Daniela Lazzaro, Syuichi Nakano, Keith S. Noll, Lutz D. Schmadel, Viktor A. Shor, Richard M. West, Gareth V. Williams, Donald K. Yeomans and Jin Zhu

Abstract

A total of 701 comets received names between July 2005 and June 2008. Comets observed only from the SOHO and STEREO missions, as well as further comets recognized from the long-defunct SOLWIND satellite, accounted for 520 of these names.