Manufacturing of Carbon Nanotubes

The IFW Dresden produces customer-specific carbon nanotubes with chemical vapour deposition in scale of few grams.


Only on demand. Please take a look at our manufacturing possibilities.
Forms Single-walled, double-walled and multi-walled nanotubes with up to 20 walls
Nanotube length 100 - 1000 µm
Nanotube diameter 20 - 100 nm
Nano graphene oxides lateral expansion: 100 - 300 nm, thickness: 2 - 6 nm
Nanotube morphology and shapes tubular and bamboo-shaped
Nanotube fillings including iron, cobalt, nickel, alloys, salts
Dopants boron and nitrogen
Functionalization of nanotube surfaces and nano-graphene oxides including organic molecules, hydroxyl groups and carboxyl groups

V. Eckert, E. Haubold, S. Oswald, S. Michel, C. Bellmann, P. Potapov, D. Wolf, S. Hampel, B. Buechner, M. Mertig, A. Leonhardt: Investigation of the surface properties of different highly aligned N-MWCNT carpets; Carbon 141 (2019) 99-106,

V. Eckert, A. Leonhardt, S. Hampel, B. Buechner: Morphology of MWCNT in dependence on N-doping, synthesized using a sublimation-based CVD method at 750 °C; Diamond and Related Materials 86 (2018) 8-14.

M. Haft, M. Grönke, M. Gellesch, S. Wurmehl, B. Büchner, M. Mertig, S. Hampel: Tailored nanoparticles and wires of Sn, Ge and Pb inside carbon nanotubes; Carbon 101 (2016) 352–360,

S.Hampel, A. Leonhardt, D. Selbmann, K. Biedermann, D. Elefant, C. Mueller, T. Gemming, B. Buechner: Growth and characterization of filled carbon nanotubes with ferromagnetic properties, Carbon 44 (2006) 2316-2322,

U. Weissker, S.Hampel, A. Leonhardt, B. Buechner: Carbon nanotubes filled with ferromagnetic materials, materials 3 (2010) 4387-4427,