Optical Design Workflow

Conventional Optics

Initial Requirements

Optic Studio

Does it meet spec?

yes

no

New input / Constraints for optimization

Success

FreeForm Optics

Initial Requirements

Optic Studio

Does it meet spec?

yes

Success

no

Smarter input/ constraints for optimization

Free-from diagnostic dashboard

B

Free-form surface Constraints

A

Design convergence helper

C

Manufacturing dashboard

D

DynaOptics macro SW library (Novus)