Honours to Colin Ward and Lei Zhao at Recent TSOP Meeting

Professor Colin Ward has been awarded the John Castano Award and Honorary Membership of the Society for Coal and Organic Petrology at the recent TSOP meeting in Beijing in recognition of his contributions over many years to the field of organic petrology.

For full details see the previous news item announcing the honour click here.

BEES PhD Candidate Lei Zhao also won an award at the meeting for best oral presentation by a student, for her paper entitled: "Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Sulphur-rich Coals from the Songzao Coalfield, SW China".


Photo: Colin being presented the award Dr Judith Potter, Vice-President of TSOP.


Photo: Lei Zhao being presented the award by Dr Isabel Suarez-Ruiz, President of TSOP.