Mendeleev Devises the Periodic Table of Elements



Dmitri Mendeleev devises the Periodic Table of Elements. Introduces the ubiquitous reference tool of materials scientists and engineers.

A word about the original artwork: It was created by TMS’s David Rasel, who drew stylistic inspiration from the etchings in Georgius Agricola’s De Re Metallica. David’s mix of anachronism, whimsy, and technical/historical artistic license adds a memorable stamp to the proceedings.