Cell Phone Lens: The Fundamentals Behind the Optical System Design

Cell Phone Lens: The Fundamentals Behind the Optical System Design
by Admin on 07-28-2022 at 12:00 am

The methods and tools for optical lens design have been evolving for over a hundred years, and today we have modern computing software to assist our lens design process. In particular, the degrees of freedom that plastic lenses provide, coupled with the computational power of today’s computers with software have made the
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Improving EO/IR Sensors Using Ansys Optical CFD

Improving EO/IR Sensors Using Ansys Optical CFD
by Admin on 10-28-2021 at 12:00 am

Learn about the theory behind aero-optics, and how we use it to understand fog/rain effects, sensor soiling, atmospheric aero-optics, and infrared signatures to optimize electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) sensors.

Time:
October 28, 2021
11 AM EDT / 4 PM BST / 8:30 PM IST

Venue:
Online

Whether in a car, a drone, or a hypersonic vehicle,… Read More


OFC 2021

OFC 2021
by Admin on 06-06-2021 at 12:00 am

OFC 2021 Conference and Exhibition to Host Global Visionaries, Technology Innovators in an Interactive, All-Virtual Format

The premier event in telecom and data center optics—the 2021 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition (OFC)—today announced it will convene in an interactive, all-virtual format, 06 … Read More


The Transistor is the Foundation of TCAD to Signoff

The Transistor is the Foundation of TCAD to Signoff
by Paul McLellan on 06-04-2015 at 7:00 am

At the most basic level, semiconductor design is all about transistors. Any report on a large microprocessor or mobile application processor is in awe about how many transistors it contains. Moore’s Law is all about the most economic way to manufacture transistors. Each process generation for the last decade and looking ahead… Read More


Silvaco: TCAD to Signoff in Vertical Markets

Silvaco: TCAD to Signoff in Vertical Markets
by Paul McLellan on 04-18-2015 at 8:00 pm

Recently, I talked about meeting with Dave Dutton the CEO of Silvaco. Mainly we were talking about the recent acquisition of Invarian but he also brought me up to date on Silvaco and how he is bringing their disparate product lines into a more focused strategy.

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