Tektronix developed and produced CCD (charge coupled devices) imagers in the 1980s as part of their Integrated Circuits Operation (ICO). This 1986 Tektronix catalog describes their technology and features their 2048x2048 CCD imager.  Click on the image to view the PDF.

 

This 1987 brochure describes the Tektronix CCD imagers as well as an overview to CCD fundamentals.  Click on the image to view the PDF.

 

This Focus On Tek Volume 6 Number 3 from 1990 features the Tektronix CCD used on the Hubble space telescope.  Click on the image to view the PDF.

 

This August 9, 1991 TekWeek features an article on the new "giant" 2048x2048 CCD array with uses in astronomy and medical imaging. Click on the image to view the PDF.

In 1993 the CCD group was spun out of Tektronix to form Scientific Imaging Technologies, Inc., (SITe).