The URSI awards are presented at the Opening Ceremony of the URSI General Assembly.
The "senior" awards are the Balthasar van der Pol Gold Medal, the John Howard Dellinger Gold Medal, the
Appleton Prize, and the Booker Gold Medal, and the "junior" award is the Koga Gold Medal.
Recipients of the URSI Awards 1972
Prof. R.A. HELLIWELL, USA
Citation: "Radio wave propagation in the magnetosphere.".
Balthasar van der Pol Gold Medal
Dr. B.D. JOSEPHSON, UK
Citation: "Electronic effects in superconductors.".
John Howard Dellinger Medal
Prof. A. HEWISH, UK
Citation: "Advances in radio astronomy.".