Optiwave and EXFO Partners for Automation in Lab and Manufacturing

OptiInstrument is a software tool that makes it easy to communicate with instruments and automate their operation using remote control scripts. OptiInstrument, developed by Optiwave in collaboration with EXFO, addresses the need to automate instruments for...

OPTICA Virtual Technology Showcase

  Presented at the 4th OPTICA Virtual Technology Showcase 12:45 – 13:00 (EDT) on 14 October 2021 On Thursday 14 October 2021, Kayden Kaller will introduce our latest progress in QAM and PAM. Pulse Amplitude Shaping for QAM and PAM Modulation Schemes Probabilistic...

JEEIT 2021

Amman, Jordan 16-18 November, 2021       2021 IEEE Jordan International Joint Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (JEEIT) IEEE – Jordan Section and Jordan Engineers Association have taken an initiative to unify the scientific and...

OIDA Sponsored Webinar: Photonic Crystal Design Within the OptiFDTD Environment

OIDA Sponsored Webinar: Photonic Crystal Design Within the OptiFDTD Environment 18 August 2021, 10:00 - 11:00 - Eastern Daylight Time The webinar will be exploring the design and analysis functionality of the OptiFDTD product as applied to photonic crystal based...

PIC circuit optimization using compact models with physical parameters

  PIC circuit optimization using compact models with physical parameters Thursday 8th July 2021 10:00 ET • 15:00 BST Register for Webinar Optiwave offers a variety of simulation tools capable of supporting photonic integrated circuit design. OptiSPICE plugin is a...

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Optiwave Systems Inc.

Optiwave is the emerging leader in the development of innovative software tools for the design, simulation, and optimization of components, links, systems and networks for the dynamically growing fields in photonics nanotechnology, optoelectronics, optical networks and other photonic applications.

Since its inception in 1994, Optiwave’s software has been licensed to more than 1000 industry-leading corporations and universities in over 70 countries worldwide. Today, Optiwave’s cutting-edge photonic design automation software and customized engineering design services offer its customers a distinct competitive advantage, by vastly shortening their time to market while dramatically improving quality, productivity and cost-effectiveness.

Our clients come from various market segments, such as:

  • Photonic component and module suppliers: Oclaro, Corning, 3M, LG, Intel and Oki Electric
  • Optical telecommunication equipment providers: Alcatel-Lucent, Huawei, Mitsubishi, NEC, and Ciena
  • Telecommunication Service providers: NTT, AT&T and Bell Canada
  • National defense contractors: Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, Boeing and Thales
  • Non-profit organizations: Sandia National Laboratories, Battelle, National Research Council of Canada, the Communications Research Centre
  • University professors, researchers and graduate students in hundreds of universities around the world: Harvard, MIT, Stanford, McGill, Nanyang, Shanghai and Tokyo University

Our Vision is to empower the use of photonics around the world, by spearheading the development and growth of a new global Photonics Design Automation industry.

Our Mission is to provide cutting-edge, high quality design automation software for the entire spectrum of the photonics industry, from nano-components through to optical components, systems and complete optical network design.