"Award honors Prof. Eugene Parker's lifetime of physics research", by Louise Lerner, UChicago News
Department in News: January 31, 2018
Prof. Emeritus Eugene Parker will receive the American Physical Society's Medal for Exceptional Achievement in Research at a Feb. 1 ceremony in Washington, D.C. The medal citation notes Parker's "fundamental contributions to space physics, plasma physics, solar physics and astrophysics for over 60 years."