ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Verus Research received $1.2 million from the U.S. Navy’s Strategic Systems Programs. Verus Research is a small business created in 2014. Now, there are about 115 researchers that focus on a wide variety of technologies.

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The money that the U.S. Navy gave to them will help in an 18-month contract that enables the development of plasma switches and antennas.

The effort will produce articles capable of sustained high-power operation in electromagnetic environments by maturing Verus Research’s novel designs for a sub-10 nanosecond microwave broadband limiter switch.