Thomas Wong Hearing awarded with Lyell Fund

(02-03-2020) Thomas Wong Hearing receives this early-career award by The Geological Society for excellent contributions to 'soft-rock' geoscience research.

Thomas' research focuses on using sedimentary rocks, fossils, and geochemistry to understand Earth's climate over 500 million years ago, when some of the earliest animals were evolving.

The Lyell Fund of The Geological Society is awarded to contributors to the Earth Sciences on the basis of noteworthy published research in ‘soft’ rock studies (as defined by the Lyell Medal). This Fund is awarded to early career geoscientists who have made excellent contributions to geoscience research and its application, in the UK and internationally.