Optical Solutions Online Tech Talks

Looking to hone your skills? Synopsys Optical Solutions Group has pulled together a great lineup of Tech Talks. Register today for any or all of these talks!

Upcoming Sessions:


Reengineering Ray Files for Unlimited Number of Rays 
May 24, 2022; 4:00-5:00 p.m. CEST (Europe)
10:00-11:00 a.m. EDT (North America)

LucidShape and LucidShape CAA V5 Based - Get the Most Out of the SmartStart Library 
July 5, 2022; 4:00-5:00 p.m. CEST (Europe)
10:00-11:00 a.m. EDT (North America)


BYOEF: Bring Your Own Error Function! Creating User-defined Error Functions in CODE V
June 22, 2022; 10:00-11:00 a.m. PDT (North America)
June 29, 2022; 4:00-5:00 p.m. CEST (Europe)


Working with (or without) the SmartStart Library in LightTools
June 16, 2022; 10:00-11:00 a.m. PDT (North America)
June 30, 2022; 10:00-11:00 a.m.  CEST (Europe)

Optical Scattering Measurements

More talks coming soon! 

RSoft Photonic Device Tools

Color Filter Design using RSoft Photonic Device Tools
May 18, 2022; 4:00-5:00 p.m. CEST (Europe)
10:00-11:00 a.m. EDT (North America)

Using Scripts with the RSoft Photonic Device Tools
June 15, 2022; 4:00-5:00 p.m. CEST (Europe)
10:00-11:00 a.m. EDT (North America)

Tech Talks Available On-Demand

We regularly add to our collection of on-demand tech talks. Here's a list of recently added talks.


  • Using LightTools to Find and Control Stray Light
  • LightTools 2022.03 New Features 
  • LightTools SolidWorks Link Module
  • Discover the Strengths and Benefits of LightTools Receiver Filters 

Multi-Domain Simulations

  • Designing LiDAR Systems with CODE V and LightTools
  • Metalens Design and Simulation with RSoft and CODE V
  • Pixel Light Design with LucidShape and CODE V


  • Interactive COM: controlling CODE V GUI with a Scripting Language
  • CODE V 2022.03 New Features
  • Photonics Components Modeling 
  • Comparison of TOR and TOLMONTE in CODE V


  • LucidShape 2022.03 New Features
  • Color Analysis and the Scaling of Ray Files to Generate the Correct Spectrum
  • LucidShape US NCAP Benchmark 

Optical Scattering Measurement Solutions

  • Measuring Retroreflection to Improve Performance of LiDAR Applications
  • Synopsys Scattering Measurement Solutions: Acktar Ultrablack Coating REFLET Measurements

RSoft Photonic Device Tools

  • Suitability of BPM Simulation for Silicon Photonics
  • Fiber and Waveguide Design and Simulation: Strengths of RSoft Photonic Device Tools
  • RSoft Photonic Device Tools 2021.09 New Features
Tech Talks in Other Languages

CODE V Support

Telephone: (800) 243-8672 (U.S. and Canada only) or
(626) 795-9101

LightTools Support

Telephone: (800) 243-8672 (U.S. and Canada only) or
(626) 795-9101

LucidShape Products Support

Telephone: +49-5251-29875-00

Photonic Solutions Support

North America | (914) 488-6260
Europe | +31 53 483 64 60