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which software is used for optical lens

By RAMESH D on 17 Dec 02:16 4 answers 565 views 1 comment

which software is used for optical lens,
Can we use solid works software for creating Lens

4 answers

  • William Furniss
    William Furniss over 2 years ago

    If you are conducting a mechanical design and wish to create a 3D model of the lens SolidWorks is very capable. If you want to conduct Ray tracing, there are packages for this, as well as addins for solidworks simulation.

  • Daniel Csati
    Daniel Csati 6 months ago

    Zemax, CodeV, OSLO is used for creating and simulating lens systems (sequential ray tracing). TracePro, LightTools, ASAP, FRED and also Zemax is used for non-sequential ray tracing/illumination design. There is usually an add-in for all of these to trace rays directly in the CAD software. It depends on the depth of analysis you require which one is the appropiate.

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