(24699) Schwekendiek = 1990 TJ7 Peter Schwekendiek (b. 1954) is a German astrophysicist who worked on dynamics of galactic clusters. As a member of the Astronomisches Rechen-Institut he contributed to the Hipparcos astrometry space mission. The name was suggested by the first discoverer.
A complete set of naming citations of the numbered minor planets is available in the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, edited by Lutz Schmadel.