International Optical Design Conference 2014 


The Fairmont Orchid, Kohala Coast, HI
June 22-26, 2014

At the International Optical Design Conference (IODC), Synopsys' Optical Solutions Group will showcase software solutions that enable you to design accurate, easy-to-manufacture optical systems. Speak with our experts to learn how the latest CODE V and LightTools can solve your design challenges.

Products and Services

Code VCODE V: Solutions for Imaging Systems
CODE V 10.6 delivers an innovative new optimization feature to speed the design of advanced optical systems. In addition, the release provides new charting capabilities and analysis improvements that enable faster, more flexible optical design validation. Learn more

LightToolsLightTools: Solutions for Illumination Systems
LightTools 8.1 delivers new modeling and analysis features for general lighting, automotive and biomedical applications, as well as speed improvements for tracing backward rays and generating photorealistic images. Learn more

RSoftLucidShape Products for Automotive Lighting Design
With the recent acquisition of Brandenburg GmbH, Synopsys now adds the LucidShape line of CAD software for the design of automotive forward, rear, and signal lighting and reflectors, as well as for general lighting. Learn more

To Schedule a Meeting
If you are planning to attend IODC and would like to schedule on on-site meeting or product demo with Synopsys, send an email to or call 626-795-9101.

Attend Our Networking Reception at IODC
Synopsys' Optical Solutions Group cordially invites you to a lively networking event at IODC 2014. Join us for food and drinks, talk with our CODE V and LightTools experts, share ideas with other users, and learn about our latest software innovations.

Tuesday, June 24
6:45 – 9:00 p.m.
Kilohana Room
The Fairmont Orchid
1 N Kaniku Drive, Hawaii, USA

Please RSVP before June 17, 2014 if you plan to attend the reception. We hope to see you there!

Synopsys Presentations

Monday, June 23, 2014

Will Computational Imaging Change Lens Design?
Joint Plenary Session
9:30 – 10:15 a.m., Salon II
Presenter: Kevin Rolland-Thompson  

Passive Athermalization: Required Accuracy of the Thermo-Optical Coefficients Measurement/Manufacturing
5:00 – 5:15 p.m., Salon III
Presenter: John R. Rogers

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Grey's Orthonormal Optimization: a 50-year Retrospective
Theory I
8:00 am – 8:45 a.m., Salon III
Presenter: Michael J. Hayford

Multi-order Retarders and the Mystery of Retardance Discontinuities
Joint Poster Session
6:00 pm – 8:00 p.m., Exhibit Area
Presenter: Garam Young

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Hollow Backlight Parametric Study
LED Optics/Solar
8:00 – 10:00 a.m., Salon III
Presenters: Simon Magarill & David Jenkins  

Freeform Arrays
Freeform Optics I
12:00 – 12:30 p.m., Salon III
Presenter: William Cassarly