ICE | The Israel Chemist and Engineer

Editorials 4
Letter from the Editor 4
Arlene D. Wilson-Gordon 4
Letter from President of ICS 5
Ehud Keinan 5
Scientific Article 8
Blue Energy: The Interesting Relation between Nanostructure Carbon, Water and Entropy 8
Ayelet Kalfa, Barak Shapira, Alexey Shopin, Noam Levi, Izaak Cohen, Eran Avraham* and Doron Aurbach 8
History of Chemistry Articles 16
150 years since Mendeleev's discovery of the Periodic Law 16
Alec Groysman 16
Redcliffe Nathan Salaman (1874-1955) and the first potato plant with “genuine resistance” to late blight 28
Bob Weintraub 28
Leonardo’s polyhedra with solid edges, fullerenes and skeletal nanocages 36
Eugene A. Katz 36
Profile 40
Profile of Prof. Yitzhak Apeloig – recipient of the 2017 ICS Gold Medal 40
Arlene D. Wilson-Gordon 40