About us


SES Research Inc was founded in Houston, Texas in the summer of 1990 by two University of Houston college students who built their first Fullerene Reactor in a home garage.  Shortly after testing the Reactor and making the first grams of Fullerenes, SES opened its doors up for business in 1991 and  relocated from the garage to an Industrial park.  Over the past 30 years, SES Research has become one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of Carbon Fullerenes.


Many of the World leading Research Labs and Institutions have relied on their products for technological development; client’s such as MIT, Rice University, IFW Dresden E.V., University of Texas, Polish Academy of Science, UC Berkely, I.E. DuPont, University of Waterloo, Raytheon, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Bergische Universitat Wuppertal, EMPA

As the scale of production increased, SES Research Inc. began offering Kilograms of Fullerenes to many of the world leading Chemical suppliers and other Commercial companies.

2.5 Kilograms of C60 in 1 gallon cans
Commercial supplier to market innovationor,  SES Research currently supplies Bulk kilogram quantities  of Fullerenes mixtures, C60 and C70 to clients worldwide which are used as a feedstock material in the development of new novel products to be used in such field as Photovoltaics, Cancer treatment, pharmaceuticals, and anti-aging.

Some of our Commercial Clients are:, Alfa Aesar, Nano-C, Johnson Matthey, Solenne B.V., Acros Organics, Janssen Pharmaceuticaiaan, Polyera, Fisher Scientific, Phillips 66