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100th FROGscan!!

On March 29, 2016, Mesa Photonics completed and shipped our 100th FROGscan.  The milestone FROGscan is part of our product line upgrade and includes all-new electronics and a re-designed case that simplifies optical alignment.

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Mesa Photonics receives Phase II SBIR contract from NASA.

Mesa Photonics has been awarded a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract by NASA.  The $750,000, two-year project called “Cloud Droplet Characterization System for Unmanned Aircraft,” will lead to new scientific instruments that can be deployed on unmanned … READ MORE

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Mesa Photonics Receives Two SBIR Phase I awards from the US Department of Energy.

The US Department of Energy has selected Mesa Photonics for two new, $225,000 Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grants. One grant, “Practical isotopic analyzer for subsurface gases,” will provide new scientific research instruments that can aid in the … READ MORE

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Mesa Photonics Featured in the New Mexican

Mesa Photonics was recently featured in an article in the New Mexican, highlighting our growth in manufacturing and exporting.

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Mesa Photonics Receives SBIR Phase I Award from NASA

Mesa Photonics has been selected for a SBIR Phase I award by NASA. The $125,000 project will develop technology for detection of carbon dioxide and methane. The resulting instrumentation will be mounted on unmanned aerial vehicles for airborne measurements of gases related to … READ MORE

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NASA awards $750,000 contract to Mesa Photonics

NASA has awarded a $750,000 contract to Mesa Photonics to develop an optical sensor for measuring the amounts of carbon dioxide and oxygen at different heights within the atmosphere.  The measurements are needed to improve scientists’ understanding of global warming.  … READ MORE

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Mesa Photonics Receives Northern New Mexico 20/20 Campaign Award

Mesa Photonics received the Northern New Mexico 20/20 Campaign Award on October 24th, 2013.  This award is given by the Regional Development Corporation to honor high-growth companies in the Northern New Mexico region.

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Caterina Vidoli Joins Mesa Photonics

We are pleased to announce that Caterina Vidoli will be joining Mesa in October as Operations Manager.  Caterina has extensive experience in optical diagnostics, medical devices, and plasma processing.

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Mesa Photonics Wins Small Business Award

Mesa Photonics was awarded The City of Santa Fe Small Business of the Year for 2013.  This award was sponsored by the Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce. See the related Santa Fe Scene video about the company. The award was … READ MORE

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Mesa Photonics Nominated for Small Business Award

Mesa Photonics has been nominated for a Small Business Award sponsored by the Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce.

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