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Bibliography for 2008

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Papers, articles, books, reviews and broadcasts

Now available: annual bibliographies starting in 1960, 1970, 1980, 1990, follow links.
See also: 2006, 2007 and 2009.

Note cumulative scientific bibliography for the 2000's (with links to earlier decades).

BJF, 2007-8, Illustrated presentations aboard M/V Spirit of Adventure 'Christmas in Antarctica' expedition.

BJF, 2008, interviewed on cultured meat, BBC Radio Five Live, 3 January.

BJF, 2008, The Intelligence of Cells, illustrated presentation to Oxford University Scientific Society, Inorganic Chemistry Lecture Theatre, South Parks Road, Oxford University, 2000-2100h, 30 January.

BJF, 2008, Presidential Report, Annual General Meeting of Association of Past Students, Main Building, Cardiff University, 1900-1930h, January.

Ferarri, Nick, 2008, interviews Brian J Ford on report from Health Protection Agency on global warming and disease, 0735-0740h, LBC Breakfast Show, prod: Alex Mahdavi, 13 February [mp3 recording in archive].

BJF, 2008, The Intelligent Cell, presentation to discussion meeting at Café Scientifique, Science Centre, Singapore, 1900-2030h, 3 March.

BJF, 2008, The Secret Language of Life, Illustrated Presentation to Raffles Junior College, Singapore, 4 March.

BJF, 2008, How Science Became Reality, Illustrated Presentation to Raffles Junior College, Singapore, 4 March.

BJF, 2008, The Intelligent Cell, repeat of British High Commission Distinguished Visitor Lecture, Singapore Science Centre, 1500-1600 h, 5 March.

Interview, 2008, Pre-recorded interview on career and current work, etc., PrimeTime programme, Channel News Asia TV, 1100-1115h, 10 March.

Presentations aboard QE2 Final World Cruise, Pacific Eastbound Sector:

BJF, 2008, Toast our Fenland Rice (April Fool's Day spoof) with colour photographs, Cambridge Evening News: 85, 1 April.

Machura, Lukasz, 2008, cites BJF on Robert Brown (with photographs) in PhD thesis, Institute of Physics, University of Augsburg, Germany.

Wheelis, M., 2008, publishes Brian J Ford micrograph of human blood under Leeuwenhoek microscope [in] Microbiology, Jones and Bartlett Publishers.

Krehl, Peter, 2009, publishes Brian J Ford studies of Brownian motion [in] History of Shock Waves, Explosions and Impact - A Chronological and Biographical Reference, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.

Jeffrey and Ross, 2008, include comparison of cells viewed through 2 different types of microscope (from example: Leeuwenhoek & moder Leitz microscope images of same cells) Source: http://www.brianjford.com/wav4pix.htm [in] N.S.W. Biology, Australia/New Zealand: Macmillan, A$69.95.

BJF, 2008, Chairman's address for Dr Jonathan Milner's lecture: The story of Abcam, Selling Antibodies On-line, Cambridge Society for the Application of Research, Churchill College, Cambridge, 1930-2100h, 28 April.

BJF, 2008, The First Microscope Detective: Retracing the origins of forensic microscopy, Keynote address to California Association of Criminalists, San Diego: 0900-0945h, 7 May.

BJF, 2008, World's Worst Microscopy, address to California Association of Criminalists Conference, San Diego: 1030-1100h, 8 May.

BJF, 2008, Quest for Conviction – Words, Reality, and the Dando Shooting, address to California Association of Criminalists Conference, San Diego: 0900-0930h, 9 May.

BJF, 2008, How Cells Show Intelligence, Illustrated presentation to Georgia Microscopical Society, Winfield Hall, Duluth, 01800-1900h, 9 May.

Levine, Ketzel, 2008, interviews Brian J Ford on 'tissue cultured meat', National Public Radio, 19 May. [Interview on file as mp3].

Burrows, Andy, 2008, interviews Brian J Ford on Cambridgeshire Calling, BBC Radio Cambridgeshire: 0900-0930h, 29 May. [Interview on file as mp3].

BJF, 2008, Birth of the Microscope, Open Lecture, Brabourne Lecture Theatre, Keynes College, University of Kent, Chairman Professor John Baldock, 30 May: 1800-1900h.

BJF, 2008, Leeuwenhoek and the Birth of the Microscope, Opening Lecture to Medical Sciences Historical Society summer conference, London: Institute of Biomedical Science, 31 May: 1400-1500h.

BJF, 2008, Chairman's introduction to lecture by Skip Palenik, 'I can prove you were there - forensic microscopy', Cambridge Society for the Application of Research, Churchill College, Cambridge: 1930-2100h, 2 June.

Pearson, Mark, 2008, Village hall dream is step closer to reality, Peterborough Evening Telegraph, 28 June.

BJF, 2008, Ingenuity and problem solving by cells, illustrated presentation to joint meeting of California Association of Criminalists and San Francisco Microscopical Society, Oakland, California, 3 July.

BJF, 2008, illustrated presentations for Inter/Micro 2008:

BJF, 2008, illustrated presentations aboard the Cruise and Maritime, Transocean Cruises, M/V Marco Polo,'Celtic Explorer' cruise:

[Elsworthy, John], 2008, Village hall on target (with colour photo of committee), Cambs Times: 5, 1 August.

BJF, 2008, review of Beyond the Islands, by James Mitchell, Biologist 55 (3): 188, August.

Rhodes, Stephen, 2008, interviews Brian J Ford on exam standards, Breakfast Show, BBC Three Counties Radio: 0725-0730h, 14 August.

[Elsworthy, John], 2008, Big boost for students [report on Storers grants, with photograph], Cambs Times: 9, 13 September.

BJF, 2008, illustrated presentations aboard the Princess Cruises: M/V Pacific Princess, Crimean & Aegean Coasts cruise.

Christensen, S. M., Kunding, A. H., and Stamou, D., 2008, include Brian J Ford studies of Leeuwenhoek microscope and erythrocytes, Det nye biokemiske laboratorium, Akyuel Naturvidenskab:21, September.

Naughtie, James, 2008, interviews Brian J Ford on 'intelligent cell' lecture, BBC Today Programme, 20 October: 0720-0725h [recording in archive].

BJF, 2008, Intelligence and the Living Cell, Presidential lecture to Cambridge Society for the Application of Research, Churchill College, University of Cambridge, 1900-2130h, 20 October.

Clark, Billy, 2008, Brian Ford silences James Naughtie, report on the Lecture List: www.lecturelist.org, 20 October [screenshot in archive].

Dobbie, Peter, 2008, interviews Brian J Ford on 'intelligent cell' lecture, BBC World Update (presented by Dan Damon, producer Julia Whitehead) 21 October [recording in archive].

Waite, John, 2008, features item from Today programme ['this momentous encounter'] Pick of the Week, BBC Radio Four: 1815-1900h, 26 October [recording in archive].

Havergal, Chris, 2008, Americans in region watch Obama win [quotes Brian J Ford], Cambridge Evening News, 5 November.

BJF, 2008, Inter Micro - the first sixty years, The Microscope 56: 67-85.

Hänggi, Peter, 2008, web site reproducing micrographs of erythrocytes obtained with Leeuwenhoek lens, and microscope image, [on] http://kvond.wordpress.com/spinozas-foci/

BJF, 2008, Microscopical substantiation of Intelligence in Living Cells, In Focus, Royal Microscopical Society 12: 6-21.

BJF, 2008, illustrated presentations aboard the Cunard: M/V Victoria, Caribbean Celebration cruise.

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