A geology book featuring a chapter co-authored by Ellen Thomas received a PROSE Award from The American Publishers Awards for Professional and Scholarly Excellence in 2013.
Thomas is a research professor of earth and environmental sciences. She co-authored a chapter titled, “Carbon Isotope Stratigraphy,” in the book, The Geologic Time Scale 2012, published by Elsevier in July 2012.
The PROSE Awards annually recognize the very best in professional and scholarly publishing by bringing attention to distinguished books, journals, and electronic content in over 40 categories. Judged by peer publishers, librarians, and medical professionals since 1976, the PROSE Awards are extraordinary for their breadth and depth.
The book received honorable mention in the Multivolume Reference/Science category. See the full list of winners online here.