Introduction to CODE V

An Online Short Course for Technical Professionals

Spring Training


November 20-23, 2023
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. CET  
Online via Zoom 
Fee: €1000


September 11–13, 2023
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. PDT
Online via Zoom
Fee: $1000

Course Description

This  online short course covers the basics of modeling, analyzing, optimizing, and tolerancing image-forming optical systems using CODE V, including hands-on workshops.

It assumes familiarity with optics concepts and terminology.

By the end of the course, you will be able to do the following:

  • Model an optical system given its design parameters
  • Evaluate the system to determine its performance
  • Optimize the system to improve its quality
  • Evaluate the manufacturability of the final design

Attendees are required to provide their own laptop with the latest version of CODE V installed. For additional information, please see the CODE V hardware/operating system requirements

CODE V software must be installed before attending the class. A download link to course materials will be provided prior to the class. Please email for help on setting up the laptop before the first day of class or to verify that you can access Zoom Meetings. 

Registration Information

Who Should Attend?
Any engineer or designer who wants to learn to use CODE V to design or evaluate image-forming optical systems will benefit from this course. In addition to new users, part-time users may also benefit from attending this course.

Registration and Fees

The fee for this short course is $1,000/€1,000. 

Attendance is limited, though minimum enrollments must be met. Pre-registration with payment must be made at least two weeks before the start of the courses. The fee is refundable up to that point. (A $200/€200 fee is charged for later cancellations.)

For all registration questions, please contact: 

Synopsys OSG Training Registration 
Phone: (626) 795-9101