About QuantaSpec QuantaSpec Inc. is a privately held corporation developing innovative solutions for critical needs in Global Health, Food Safety, National Defense, and Homeland Security. QuantaSpec was founded by Kenneth Puzey in 2004 and is based in Burlington Vermont. QuantaSpec's clients have funded millions of dollars in contract research and include the US Air Force, US Army Medical Research, Homeland Security, the FDA, other government agencies, as well as corporate clients. QuantaSpec's areas of expertise include: development of prototype chemical/biological. explosive sensors, standoff detection of explosives, and rapid identification of pathogenic micro-organisms without reagents, antibodies or labeling agents.