Dmitri Mendeleev

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Noun1.Dmitri Mendeleev - Russian chemist who developed a periodic table of the chemical elements and predicted the discovery of several new elements (1834-1907)Dmitri Mendeleev - Russian chemist who developed a periodic table of the chemical elements and predicted the discovery of several new elements (1834-1907)
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Dmitrii Mendeleev (1834--1907) is a name we recognize, but perhaps only as the creator of the periodic table of elements.
Dmitrii Mendeleev developed the most sophisticated classification scheme, which has evolved into the modern periodic table, around 1870.
When young Dmitrii Mendeleev drafted the Periodic Table of Elements as a guide for his chemistry students, he was already dreaming of building a scientific empire in his home of Russia--with himself at its center.