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    Dr. Boris Liberman | CTO and Vice President, IDE Technologies

    Dr. Boris Liberman | CTO and Vice President, IDE Technologies | August 28, 2019

    When Innovation and Necessity Meet - The Birth of Israeli Desalination

    Alexander Zarchin (1897-1988) was a Ukrainian-born Israeli engineer and passionate inventor, with many remarkable developments in chemistry and physics under his wing. After emigrating from Russia to Israel in 1947, he became one of the pioneers of seawater desalination in Israel, and was also the inventor of Vacuum Freezing Vapor Compression - or VFVC - a freeze desalination method for seawater (read more about “The Zarchin Process” below).

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