Our Company

MPT provides components, subsystems, and R&D services to the U.S. Government and commercial prime contractors. We are Native American owned. MPT offers information security products and managed information security services. 

MPT Advantage

You need expertise that meet your price and schedule requirements. We deliver so that you remain on schedule and on budget. Our customers trust us to deliver solutions that work. We provide world-class silicon germanium, gallium nitride, and gallium arsenide RF circuit design and packaging. 

  • Founded in 2003
  • SBIR Contracts
  • HUBZone Certified
  • Native American Owned

We have been awarded several SBIR contracts with the US Navy and US Army, and several subcontracts with companies such as Boeing, Viasat, Raytheon and Lockheed Martin.

MPT Leadership

At MPT it is more than just delivering results. It’s about delivering top quality results on-time that fit within your budget. MPT has an average of over 30 years expertise and continually promote positive behavior and open communication. 

Rick Sturdivant

Founder and CTO

Dr. Sturdivant brings 30 years of experience in developing products for both commercial and military markets. He started his career at Hughes Aircraft Company (acquired by Raytheon) in 1989 where he developed MMICs and the world's first phased array tile module for which he was awarded the engineering excellence award. He also worked for Multilink developing modulator drivers for optical telecom. He holds seven U.S. patents and has eight pending. He has published more than 50 journal and conference articles on various aspects of engineering including phased arrays, antennas, microwave circuit design, and T/R module packaging. He is author/co-author of several books including Microwave and Millimeter-wave Electronic Packaging (Artech House, 2013), Transmit Receive Modules for Radar and Communication Systems (Artech House, 2015), RF and Microwave Electronic Packaging II (Springer Publishing, 2017), and Systems Engineering of Phased Arrays (Artech House, 2018).

Dr. Sturdivant is a recognized expert in the field of system design of phased arrays, transmit/Receive (T/R) modules for phased array radar and communication systems, and electronic packaging. He has been an invited speaker to IEEE local chapters such as the local MTT-S chapter in San Diego, CA and the joint MTT-S and AP-S in Baltimore, MD.

Engineering Education:
Ph.D. Systems Engineering, Colorado State University
M.S. Electrical Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles
B.S. Electrical Engineering, California State University at Long Beach

Our mission is to deliver the best technology at its highest quality. We are determined to deliver the greatest results to our customers in the modern world and battlefield.