History

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1994

Photonic Crystal research program starts at the University of Southampton, resulting in major developments and inventions in the field.

2001

BTG Plc provide £2.8m initial funding and Mesophotonics Ltd is born with staff comprising its seven founders from the University of Southampton.

2003

Quester leads 2nd round financing of £5.5 million ($10 million), joined by Auriga, NIF and BTG Plc.

2005

Mesophotonics launches Klarite product range of nanostructured reproducible SERS surfaces

2006

Mesophotonics launches the SE1000 – the world's first analytical SERS toolkit

2006

Mesophotonics announces entry in to High Brightness LED market

2007

Analytical business unit acquired by D3 technologies ltd.

2007

Taiwan branch office incorporated