World-Class Achievements by OCSiAl Researchers in the Field of Nanotubes

The OCSiAl R&D Department comprises more than 30 scientists specializing in physics, chemistry and materials science, many of whom are world experts in the field of carbon nanotubes and their applications.


TUBALL R&D CENTERS are the production technology development hubs for new material prototyping.

OCSiAl’s TUBALL CENTERs are located in regions with the highest market demand for graphene nanotube solutions and the most rapid industry adoption of advanced technologies. The centers are capable of completing the full development chain: from fundamental research to the fine-tuning of the application of TUBALL™ in pilot industrial lines.

TUBALL CENTER Shanghai was opened in December 2019. It covers an area of 1,600 m2 and has 15 laboratories with 210 unique items of equipment for developing nanotube solutions in batteries, plastics, coatings, composites and elastomers.

TUBALL СENTER  Luxembourg was opened in September 2020. This state-of-the-art R&D center covers an area of 350 m2 and has more than 50 items of equipment. Its focus is on green technologies and the materials of the future: new elastomers and thermoplastic composites for the automotive industry of tomorrow.

Focused on the Asian market, which is a crucial market for the company, TUBALL CENTER Shanghai provides technical support to customers in Asia-Pacific region.

How do we drive developments with TUBALL™?

We promote R&D focused on the use of nanotubes and provide free TUBALL™ graphene nanotube samples to scientists around the globe.

To receive a sample, simply submit an application at

Our R&D Partners

We actively collaborate with the scientific community and run joint projects
 with research centers worldwide.

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