Practical Optics Workshop: Intro/Intermediate to OpticStudio

POW flyer


1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Feb. 23, 2024


POW (Practical Optics Workshop) has exciting lens design opportunities for you this spring! Our tutors are ready and excited to help you out with CODE V/OpticStudio questions. We have six new tutors!

Here is what we have to offer


  • Our workshops will be held on Fridays from 1:30-3:30PM. Most of our workshops are in Meinel 821, but some are in Meinel 307
  • You can consult the flyers around the building (also attached) for the dates and locations.
  • Our first workshop is NEXT FRIDAY 2/16: Intro & Intermediate CODE V!
  • This semester, we have a brand-new workshop: Intro to LightTools!
  • We provide snacks


  • For the first time ever, we are holding a lens design competition! Put on your competitive hat and join us to create a fun lens design solution for a problem of our choosing!
  • Save the date: 4/12 (Friday, 1:30-3:30, Meinel 821)
  • Expect prizes! (TBA)

1-on-1 help 

  • If you’re looking for help one-on-one with a tutor, please scan the QR code on the attached flyer or click here.
  • The new-and-improved google format is faster to fill out, and it sends your response right away to our active tutors for quicker response times.
  • Older forms you may find are obsolete.