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The UC Irvine Libraries support the Chancellor's Distinguished Fellows Series by providing a bibliography of the works of each Fellow. The bibliographies are available in print at the Langson and Science Libraries and at each public event.

1999 - 2000 Series

Felice Frankel

UC Irvine Chancellor's Distinguished Fellow
A Selective Bibliography: The UC Irvine Libraries
February 10, 2000

Julia Gelfand, Applied Sciences Librarian,
and Lorelei Tanji, Arts Librarian
The UC Irvine Libraries


    On the Surface of Things: Images of the Extraordinary in Science. San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Books, 1997. Science  QC173.4 S94 F73 1997

    Modern Landscape Architecture: Redefining the Garden, photography by Felice Frankel; text by Jory Johnson.  New York: Abbeville Press, 1991. Science  SB 470.53 J64 1991

Articles in Journals

    "Biological Surface Engineering: A Simple System for Cell Pattern Formation," Biomaterials 20/13 (July 1999): 1213-1220.

    "Envisioning Science-A Personal Perspective," Science 280/5370 (June 12, 1998), 1698; see also http://www.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/full/280/5370/1698

    "The Power of Images in Communicating Science and Technology," Presented at the Meeting of the Foundation for Advances in Medicine and Science, May 10-12, 1998.  Scanning 20/3 (April 1998): 223.

    Many of her scientific photographs have appeared in Science, Nature, Cellular Biology, Langmuir, Discover and Technology Review.  Also consult Frankelís personal website for examples of her work.

Interviews with Frankel and Articles about Her Work

    Science Imitating Art: Felice Frankel Exposes Small Treasures.  Reported by Bill Kelly at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln and originally aired on Nebraska Statewide Interactive Radio, August 28, 1998.  http://net.unl.edu/swi/pers/ff.html

    Yemma, John, "Real Beauties," Boston Globe Magazine, July 26, 1998. http://www.boston.com/globe/magazine/7-27/ideas

     "Surface Art, interview with Paul Solman of WGBH-Boston." The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer Transcript.  July 20, 1998

    "State of the Art of Science." Washington Post, April 8, 1998: H03.

    "Frankel, Felice" biographical entry in Current Biography, 59/4 (April 1998):24.

    Peterson, Ivars, "The art of scientific photography: bringing an artistís eye to the realm of imaging." Science News 152/25-26 (December 20, 1997): 394.

    Freeman, Karen, "In a quest for the art of science, science inspires art: photographer Felice Frankel, of MIT, finds beauty in scientific phenomena," New York Times 147 (December 16, 1997): B16,1.

    Valigra, Lori, "How do you find beauty in a ferrofluid? A chemist and a photographer shed new light on spectacular surfaces," Christian Science Monitor 89/228 (October 21, 1997): 10,1.

    Ingalls, Zoe, "Behind the camera: an eye for the beauty of science." Chronicle of Higher Education 43/5 (September 27, 1996):B8.

    Edwards, Bob, "NPRís Morning Edition program highlights the Arts at MIT," January 31, 1996. http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/tt/1996/jan31/41526.html

    Chandler, David L., "MIT Photographer Captures the Beauty of Research," Boston Globe, October 23, 1995:45.

Book Reviews

    Hoffman, Roald
    "On the Surface of Things." Nature http://www.chronbooks.com/Adult/Titles/8118/13/13940/13940r.html

    Kampmeier, J.A.
    "On the Surface of Things: Images of the Extraordinary in Science. " Journal of Chemical Education 75/11 (November 1998):1363.

    Shalizi, Cosma
    "On the Surface of Things: Images of the Extraordinary in Science." Bactra Review: Occasional and Eclectic Book Reviews, 32.  March 16, 1998.

    Heath, James R.
    "On the Surface of Things: Images of the Extraordinary in Science." Chemical & Engineering News 76/10 (March 9, 1998) 50.

    Jana, Reena,
    "Art as Science," Wired Archive, March 1998.  http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/6.03/streetcred_pr.html

    Bernstein, Jeremy
    "On the Surface of Things: Images of the Extraordinary in Science." Los Angeles Times Book Review December 7,1997:10.

    Yarris, Lynn
    "On the Surface of Things." San Jose Mercury News, November 30, 1997. http://www.chronbooks.com/Adult/Titles/8118/13/13940/13940r.html#SanJoseMercuryNews

    Jones, Malcolm
    "On the Surface of Things." Newsweek 130/18 (Nov 3, 1997): 84.

    Shulman, Polly
    "On the Surface of Things: Images of the Extraordinary in Science," Discover 18/11 (November 1997): 125.

    Andreae, Christopher
    "Modern Landscape Architecture: Redefining the Garden," Christian Science Monitor 84/70 (March 6, 1992): 10,2.

    Rybczynski, Witold
    "Life with Our Friends the Plants - Modern Landscape Architecture: Redefining the Garden," New York Times Book Review (June 19, 1992), 23,1.




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