Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: American Physical Society Honors Prof. Eugene Parker’s Lifetime of Physics Research

Newswise imageProf. Emeritus Eugene Parker's ideas were once widely questioned in the physics world. This week, he will receive one of the field's highest honors. 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."