Equipment: CNT reactor
Technique: Floating catalyst chemical vapour deposition
Acquisition year: 2019
Responsible: Agnieszka Lekawa-Raus

Description: Reactor for synthesis of arrays of multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs), which uses floating catalyst chemical vapour deposition process. Carbon nanotubes can be used in the form of arrays and powders. 


  • Feedstock – ferrocene, toluene.
  • Gas carrier – argon.
  • Temperatures – up to 800oC.
  • Yield – up to several grams.