LucidShape Enewsletter

April 2015

LucidShape 2.0 Service Release Available Now

We are pleased to announce that the LucidShape® 2.0 Service Release, Fix C, is now available.

LucidShape 2.0, released in March 2015, featured the following major improvements, among other enhancements:

  • Visualize Module
  • Ray Data Viewer
  • Light Pipe Tool
  • Measured BSDF Surface Material Library

LucidShape 2.0 Service Release, Fix C
This service release corrects several issues, including the following:

  • Fixes multiple problems with transferring axis systems when using the CATIA Transfer Tool.
  • Includes fixes for allowing special characters in username paths and installation directories.
  • Resolves Windows XP image display problems.

Customers in the U.S., Canada, Germany, Austria and Other Direct-Sales Locations 
For LucidShape product customers in the U.S., Canada, Germany, Austria and other direct-sales locations, please contact us at if you have questions about obtaining the LucidShape 2.0 software and license key files.

International Customers
For international customers working with distributors, you will continue to obtain your software and license key files from your local LucidShape software distributor. See the Synopsys Optical Solutions Group Global Contacts page for contact information. If your country is not listed on the distributors page referenced above, please contact us at for instructions.

LucidShape 2.0 Release Notes

The LucidShape 2.0 Release Notes are available on our Customer Support Portal. In addition, the Release Notes are installed with the LucidShape 2.0 Service Release in the /DOC folder in the LucidShape installation directory. Consult the Release Notes for complete details about new features such as the Visualize Module, Ray Data Viewer, Light Pipe Tool, and updates to the Measured BSDF Surface Material Library. In addition, you can learn more about other improvements as well as bug fixes included in the release.

For More Information

If you have any questions about this LucidShape 2.0 Service Release, please contact