Develops and supplies industry-leading optical and illumination design software: CODE V®, LightTools®, LucidShape®, and the RSoft™ products. Also provides a full range of engineering consulting services.

Synopsys' Optical Solutions Group is one of the world's leading developers of optical design and analysis tools, with CODE V imaging design software, LightTools illumination design software, LucidShape automotive lighting software, and the RSoft products for photonic device and optical communication system design. The group is also an independent supplier of optical systems design services.

CODE V optical design and analysis software has state-of-the-art capabilities for lens design, analysis, optimization, and fabrication support. CODE V offers unique optimization and tolerancing features for the design of high-performance optical systems that are less expensive to manufacture and can be assembled faster.

RSoft products provide a full range of design, optimization and planning tools for optical communications, as well as award-winning solutions for optoelectronics components and subsystems.

LightTools is a complete optical design and analysis software product featuring virtual prototyping, simulation, optimization, and photorealistic renderings of illumination applications. LightTools facilitates innovative illumination designs, including LEDs, backlit and projection displays, automotive instrumentation, reflectors, and more.

LucidShape is an advanced computer-aided design software for automotive exterior lighting. Its  standalone night driving simulation software makes use of the latest modern graphics hardware technology to show almost photorealistic lighting scenes in real time.

Our Engineering Services team is a premier supplier of optical design services, with more than 4,800 completed projects in imaging, illumination and optical systems engineering. Our engineering services help accelerate innovation in a broad range of industries, including government, commercial, and consumer products.


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