Short facts

HQ – Oslo

Photonyx: Optical components based on patented Light Modulator technology. Photonyx’ unique and cost-disruptive optical chip (the DiffChip), based on their Tunable Diffraction Grating Technology, can be used in optical telecom components and projection displays. Incorporated in Norway 1999, based on several years of research in Russia.

Exit: Photonyx merged with Ignis ASA and was listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange in Q4-2003 under the company name Ignis (ticker: IGNIS).