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M SQUARED WIN A PLACE ON LEAGUE TABLE OF BRITAIN’S FASTEST-GROWING EXPORTERS

The Sunday Times Lloyds SME Export Track 100 league table ranks Britain’s companies with the fastest-growing international sales.
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LOW-COST IMAGING SYSTEM DETECTS NATURAL GAS LEAKS IN REAL TIME

Infrared device enables reliable monitoring under a range of environmental conditions.
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M SQUARED NAMED UK’S LEADING INNOVATOR

M Squared was crowned winner of the highly prestigious Samsung Innovation Award at the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards.
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M Squared announced as National Business Awards finalist

Today, M Squared has been shortlisted for the Innovation Award at the 2016 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards.
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Institute of Physics awards Gold medal to Dr Graeme Malcolm

The Swan medal, awarded to individuals who have seen outstanding and sustained commercial success using physics applications in industry, has been awarded this year to Dr Graeme Malcolm
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M SQUARED LASERS TO USE £1.65M FROM BGF TO SCALE

Glasgow-based M Squared Lasers has received a further investment of £1.65m from BGF (Business Growth Fund) to support its continued rapid growth.
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Winner of Queen's Award for Enterprise Innovation 2016

M Squared has featured as a winner of the 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise – the UK’s highest accolade of business success and innovation
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M Squared included in The Leap 100 2016

M Squared has announced it has made it on to The Leap 100 2016 – a list of the 100 most exciting, fast-growth companies in the UK, launched by Mishcon de Reya and City AM. The companies selected have demonstrated substantial growth over the past 12 months and been identified as the ‘ones to watch’ for 2016.
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Royal Society of Edinburgh welcomes Dr Graeme Malcolm

M Squared's Dr Graeme Malcolm joins the list of outstanding scientists, eminent academics and celebrated professionals at Scotland’s National Academy.
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M Squared are Future 50 Winners

M Squared, was named ‘one to watch’ at the Everline Future 50 awards, held in conjunction with Real Business at Bankside Vaults, London last night. Real Business created the Future 50 project in 2011 to shine a spotlight on early-stage companies that see the future in a new way...
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M Squared extends ‘SolsTiS’ to the UV, visible and IR

New SolsTiS-EMM supersedes dye lasers, enabling automated wavelength tuning across hard to reach wavelengths...
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M Squared one of 30 fastest growing UK tech companies

Thu the 28 of January 2016

The Upscale programme from Tech City UK will power 30 of the fastest growing UK tech companies on their scaling journey - including M Squared.
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M Squared named Bloomberg Business Innovator 2016

Bloomberg unveiled its inaugural Bloomberg Business Innovators list, naming M Squared as one of the breakthrough businesses disrupting the way people live, work and think in the UK.
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M Squared receives Innovation Award at Parliament

M Squared Lasers received an Innovation Award from the Institute of Physics (IOP) for their contribution to laser technology with the development of SolsTiS, a compact and fully automated laser toolkit offering unprecedented tuning range and unrivalled power.
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M Squared Lasers scoops IOP Innovation Award 2015

M Squared Lasers have picked up an Innovation Award from the Institute of Physics for their contribution to laser technology with the development of SolsTiS, a compact and fully automated laser toolkit offering an unprecedented tuning range and unrivalled power.
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2015 DAMOP Thesis Prize Awarded to Norman Yao of Harvard

Norman Yao has been awarded the 2015 Prize for Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Research in Atomic, Molecular or Optical Physics (the DAMOP Thesis Prize, sponsored by M Squared Lasers) for his dissertation presented to Harvard’s Department of Physics.
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M Squared Lasers endows the DAMOP Thesis Prize

M Squared Lasers is endowing the annual Prize for Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Research in Atomic, Molecular or Optical Physics (the DAMOP Thesis Prize) in support of the exciting work being done by early career scientists in the field.
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European consortium granted €3.35million to develop new explosive detection technology

A new project to develop technology that will detect the presence of explosive and hazardous materials has been launched with €3.35million of European funding. M Squared Lasers will play a key role in the consortium of photonics experts and law enforcement agencies on this three and a half year project.
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A new commercial partnership by Scottish research teams will release new techniques to aid medical research into cancer and Alzheimer’s

Tue the 24 of March 2015

A new agreement between the University of St Andrews and world-leading laser and photonics company, M Squared Lasers, is to develop a number of new technologies with the potential to help in the detection and treatment of life threatening conditions such as cancer.
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Expansion plans driven by £3.25m funding deal

Wed the 18 of February 2015

Scottish technology firm M Squared Lasers is planning for a period of accelerated growth in the world export market after securing significant financial support from Barclays and BGF (Business Growth Fund).
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International Year of Light 2015

Wed the 21 of January 2015

M Squared Lasers gets set for International Year of Light
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M Squared lasers are delighted to be crowned as 2014’s "One to Watch" by The Sunday Times, Tech Track 100.

Thu the 20 of November 2014

The Sunday Times, Tech Track 100 named M Squared Lasers it’s winner in the "Ones to Watch” category at the annual awards dinner on 18th November.
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M Squared Lasers named as "Ones to Watch" by Sunday Times Tech Track 100

Wed the 17 of September 2014

M Squared Lasers Ltd are pleased to announce that they have been included in The Sunday Times Tech Track 100 in the Ones to Watch category.
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Proud winners at the Glasgow Business Awards 2014 - Best Performing Business 11-50 Employees

Fri the 3 of October 2014

M Squared lasers are delighted to be named as Best Performing Business - 11-50 Employees at this years Glasgow Business Awards.
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Visit by Dr Vince Cable

Thu the 9 of January 2014

Dr Vince Cable, UK Cabinet minister, visits M Squared Lasers
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M Squared is listed in Deloitte Fast 50 for second year

Thu the 14 of November 2013

M Squared is listed once again in the Deloitte Fast 50 fastest growing technology companies in the UK. Having made our debut last year we’re delighted that continued growth has enabled us to retain our inclusion in the list of winners in the electronics sector.
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M Squared Lasers wins Glasgow Business Awards in Innovation category

Fri the 4 of October 2013

M Squared Lasers are proud winners at the Glasgow Business Awards in the category of Innovation in Business. The Firefly-IR scanner uses an infrared source in order to identify and image gases and potential threat agents. The infra-red beam is scanned and the reflected light is measured in order to make a video image of the otherwise invisible gases
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M Squared Launches Research Partnership with Fraunhofer UK

Mon the 3 of June 2013

We have has launched a research partnership with the Glasgow hub of the world’s largest applied research body, the Fraunhofer Centre for Applied Photonics (CAP), which could improve the way environmental bodies and industry monitors waste gas emissions. The project is co-funded by the Technology Strategy Board.
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M Squared Lasers in Deloitte EMEA Fast 500

Fri the 30 of November 2012

M Squared ranked amongst the fastest growing technology companies in Europe, Middle East and Africa in the Deloitte EMEA Fast 500.
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M Squared Lasers enters UK high growth top ten

Tue the 13 of November 2012

M Squared Fast 50
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M Squared Lasers Secures Investment for Growth

Tue the 1 of May 2012

Business Growth Fund (BGF) today announced its investment of £3.85 million of growth capital in Glasgow based technology business, M Squared Lasers. BGF will take a minority stake in the business and will join the existing board BGF’s £3.85 million equity investment will fund the company’s research and development programme as well as its commercial growth.
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New Chairman Appointed

Sat the 21 of January 2012

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Peter Bordui as our new chairman.
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M Squared Lasers announces new compact, widely tunable terahertz source

Sat the 22 of January 2011

M Squared Lasers Ltd has announced Firefly-THz, a new terahertz source providing a unique combination of compact size, an extensive tuning range, room temperature operation, and significantly improved efficiency and brightness compared to many existing terahertz (THz) sources.
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New M Squared headquarters declared officially open

Mon the 29 of November 2010

Stuart Patrick, Operations Director for Scottish Enterprise Glasgow, declared the new M Squared headquarters officially open at a launch day party held at M Squared on Thursday, Oct 11th, 2007.
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M Squared funded to develop new bio-medical lasers

Mon the 29 of November 2010

M Squared Lasers is being funded as a key participant in a new pan-European 'FAST-DOT' project to develop next generation laser systems for bio-medical applications. Headed by the University of Dundee, the project comprises a team of 18 European partners that have been granted 10.1m EUR (approx £8m) to develop a new generation of bio-medical lasers.
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M Squared Wins Glasgow Business Award

Mon the 29 of November 2010

M Squared Lasers were delighted to receive Best Performing Business (25 Employees or Under) at the 2010 Glasgow Business Awards.
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M Squared to Establish Subsidiary In Silicon Valley

Mon the 24 of January 2011

Dr Graeme Malcolm, Managing Director of M Squared Lasers Ltd, UK said, "With rapidly increasing sales in North America across a variety of product lines and applications, we recognised the need to establish a US facility. This will allow us to provide greater and more immediate sales and service support to our North American customers. We are currently working through the process of incorporating M Squared Lasers in the USA, and we expect to announce the opening of a local facility in San Jose, California in the coming weeks."
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