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Moxtek was founded in 1986 with technology developed at Brigham Young University and has grown through the years to a component supplier many customers in a diverse array of applications can rely on.
In 2002, Moxtek introduced the ProFlux® Polarizer. This polarizer exhibits superior performance in high flux projection systems such as those used in business projectors and rear projection HDTV televisions. The ProFlux polarizer was awarded the 2002 Silver Award by the Society for Information Display (SID) in recognition of its outstanding contributions. The ProFlux polarizer, and more recent beam splitter components, have achieved wide acceptance in the market.
Moxtek was acquired in 2004 by Polatechno Co., Ltd. (PLC). PLC is headquartered in Niigata, Japan and was established in July 1991 as a joint venture between Nippon Kayaku Co., Ltd. and Arisawa Manufacturing Co., Ltd. PLC is a market leader in optical parts for LCD projectors. PLC has production facilities in Niigata, Japan and Wuxi/Zhuhai, China. PLC has distribution partnerships in Hong Kong, South Korea and Taiwan.
Today, Moxtek is a leader in the design, development, and manufacturing of inorganic wire grid optical polarizers. Moxtek is also a leading manufacturer of miniature x-ray sources, detectors, and windows. From advances in consumer electronics to scientific instrumentation, Moxtek contributes to better optical displays, screening for hazardous substances, recycling, mining, and new scientific discovery.
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