The Practical Optics Workshops

Intro to OpticsStudio

The Practical Optics Workshops   Friday, September 23, 2022 2:00pm - 4:00 pm Room 821 Intro to OpticsStudio         Join our Zemax-trained tutors for an introduction to the basics of Ansys Zemax OpticStudio optical design software. Please install OpticStudio before the workshop. We look forward to seeing you soon!


2 to 3 p.m., Sept. 23, 2022


The POW Optical Design Team and SOCk are organizing a workshop on an Introduction to Ansys Zemax OpticStudio. This workshop will serve as a general introduction to OpticStudio’s general user interface and tools of the trade. Below is the information you will need to sign up to attend. 



Introduction to Ansys Zemax OpticStudio


Room 821


September 23, 2022, from 2:00 to 4:00 PM


Register HERE


Don’t forget to bring a laptop with OpticStudio installed to the workshop!


As always, if you have a research or senior project you need help with, we have certified tutors available to meet with you. Please make sure to give us a brief description of the issue you would like help with so we can match you with a tutor.


This Semester from POW:

Introduction to Ansys Zemax OpticStudio – September 23

CODE V Café – Early October
LightTools and Lattes – Mid October

Tolerancing in Ansys Zemax OpticStudio – Early November

Using the OpticStudio ZOS-API – Late November


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