Our optical design software help you design, manufacture, and deploy innovative optical systems that meet performance requirements and minimize production costs.
The optical industry is a large sector which includes many applications such as optics, general lighting, automotive, imaging, military and defense, aeronautics and spatial or medical, solar and lot more.
Considered as the best optical design and analysis software, those tools allow optical engineers to design and analyze optical systems with a powerful and quick optimization in order to reduce time-to-market.
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Optical design, analysis and fabrication support
CODE V optical design software is used to model, analyze, optimize, and provide fabrication support for the development of optical systems for diverse applications. It provides a powerful and yet easy-to-use toolkit of optical techniques and calculations that enables you to create superior designs that will work right when built.
CODE V is used to model, analyze, optimize, and provide fabrication support for the development of optical systems with diverse applications. It provides a powerful and yet easy-to-use toolkit of optical techniques and calculations that enables you to create superior designs that will work right when built.
Illumination design and analysis
LightTools is a 3D optical engineering and design software product that supports virtual prototyping, simulation, optimization, and photorealistic renderings of illumination applications. Its unique design and analysis capabilities, combined with ease of use, support for rapid design iterations, and automatic system optimization, help to ensure the delivery of illumination designs according to specifications and schedule.
LightTools is a unique complete 3D optical design and analysis software product featuring virtual prototyping, simulation, optimization, and photorealistic renderings of precision illumination applications. Its robust 3D modeling technology delivers the inherent accuracy required to simulate ray paths of light as they travel through and within optical elements and mechanical structures.
Exterior automotive lighting
The LucidShape product family provides a complete set of design, simulation and analysis tools for the development of automotive forward, rear and exterior lighting. Backed by cutting-edge, proprietary algorithms to calculate optical surfaces optimized for automotive applications, LucidShape empowers designers to develop, verify, visualize and deliver high-quality designs while reducing product development time.
LucidShape is the most powerful and advanced 3D system for computer aided designing of lighting design tasks. It’s friendly and very extensive user-interface enables engineers from all over the world to create all kinds of reflectors and other lighting applications in very short time. You can create the geometry in 3D with high-innovative Functional Geometry Capabilities (FunGeo) or import almost every CAD program available (e.g. CATIA, Rhino, etc.) via data exchange.
Photonics & Telecommunication
Synopsys’ RSoft products are used to design and analyze optical telecommunication devices, optical components used in semiconductor manufacturing, and nano-scale optical structures. They enable engineers to design and optimize the optical components and systems found in products such as fiber optic networks, semiconductor lithography equipment, silicon optical chips and LEDs.
Within the physical layer, RSoft’s Photonic Component Design Suite allows users to design and simulate both passive and active photonic optoelectronic components and subsystems. RSoft’s Photonic System Design Suite allows users to design and simulate current and next-generation optical communication systems and photonic integrated circuits at the signal propagation level.
Software for the Design and Manufacture of Optical Thin Film Coatings
TFCalc is a powerful program with many features: thin films, analysis, optimization, results, optical data, coating files. This summary is not a complete list of its capabilities. For a more complete description of TFCalc, the user manual should be read.