Dick Ropiquet joined Tektronix in October of 1949.  His first projects were the 160 series and the 122 low frequency low level preamplifier.  He was the first Tektronix engineer to receive a patent.  This May 1953 Tek Talk article introduces Dick.

This November 9, 1959 Tek Talk article recognizes Dick's 10th anniversary with Tektronix.

This January 11, 1969 Tek Talk article reflects Dick's thoughts on his first 10 years.