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Dimitri Mendeleev Derived by Dimitri Mendeleev the periodic table may be one of the most informational tables contained in chemistry By leaving gaps in the columns and rows Mendeleev was allowing for the discovery of undiscovered elements of that time From the properties of the elements surrounding these gaps Mendeleev was able to predict the properties of these undiscovered elements Finally when other scientists discovered the tools of the periodic table Mendeleevs achievements were recognized Mendeleev was a versatile genius who was interested in many various fields of study including pure and applied science Dimitri Ivanovich Mendeleev 1834-1907 Dimitri Ivanovich Mendeleev was Russian chemist known for his development of the periodic table of elements This is a table created to arrange the elements by their atomic number Mendeleev was born in Tobolsk Siberia He studied chemistry at the University of Saint Petersburg until 1859 when he was sent to learn at the University of Heidelberg Where he became aquatinted with the Italian chemist Stanislao Cannizzaro whose views on atomic weight changed his thinking Mendeleev came back to Saint Petersburg and became a professor of chemistry at the Tech Institute in 1863 He became professor of general chemistry at the University of Saint Petersburg in 1866 Mendeleev was a renowned teacher and because no good textbook in chemistry was available he wrote the two-volume Principles of Chemistry which became a classic During the writing of his book Mendeleev tried to organize the elements according to their chemical properties and atomic mass In 1869 he published his first of what became known as the periodic table a table created to arrange the elements by their atomic number In 1871 he published a better version of the periodic table in which he left empty spaces for elements that were undiscovered Mendeleevs chart and theories gained acceptance when three predicted elementsgallium germanium and scandiumwere discovered and fit the places he had set aside Mendeleevs experiment also included the
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