Tektronix developed a lot of technology for its products.  Some of the technologies were sold as components or later spun off as independent companies.

This July 10, 1987 Tekweek article features the avionics CRT.  We have an avionics CRT on display at the museum.  Click the image to view the PDF.

This April 13, 1984 Tekweek article features Gallium Arsenide.  This technology was eventually spun off as TriQuint Semiconductor.  Click on the image to view the PDF.

This August 16, 1985 Tekweek article features charge coupled devices (CCD) imagers.  Click on the image to view the PDF.

This May 15, 1987 Tekweek article features the liquid crystal shutter stereo display.  Click on the image to view the PDF.

These May 2 and November 11, 1986 Tekweek articles feature the display touch panel.  Click on the image to view the PDF.