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OptiSystem 17.1 is Ready

OptiSystem 17.1 provides some new features, improvements and fixes *Active maintenance & support users will receive an email with the upgrade instructions. NOTE FOR USB KEY LICENSES: You must update your USB key before installing the new version (please contact us)! Download Release Notes of OptiSystem 17.1

1st OIDA Technology Showcase

August 18 – 20, 2020 Optiwave will join the 1st OIDA Technology Showcase—a Unique Product Presentation, Discussion & Networking Event organized by OSA. Please join us online Thursday 20 August from 11:00 – 13:00 EDT. DAY 3—Thursday 20 August 11:00 – 12:00 EDT Presentations Optiwave | OptiInstrument Software: A Communication and Control Tool The newly…

Webinar: Newly-Released OptiInstrument Software

Join Optiwave for an informative & instructional webinar on Optiwave’s recently released OptiInstrument software. OptiInstrument 1.0 addresses the needs of researchers, scientists, photonic engineers, professors, and students who are working with instruments. OptiInstrument software satisfies the demands of users who are searching for a powerful yet easy tool to physically or remotely communicate and control…

OptiInstrument 1.0 New Features

OptiInstrument 1.0 Release Notes

New OptiInstrument Software Simplifies Communication and Control in Test and Measurement

  OptiInstrument software enables remote communication and control of instruments to simplify and speed up testing and automated measurement and characterization. OTTAWA, ONTARIO — Wednesday, July 8, 2020 — Optiwave, a provider of the world’s leading photonics design software, now offers a new software, OptiInstrument. OptiInstrument software is a standalone tool that can be used…

Webinar: Supercontinuum Generation and Raman Self-frequency Shift in Photonic Crystal Fibers

Join Optiwave for an informative & instructional webinar on simulating and analyzing optical pulse propagation along photonic crystal fibers (PCFs). Dispersive and nonlinear parameters of the PCF are accurately obtained by modal analysis in OptiMode software. These parameters are then used in OptiSystem software to simulate transmission in PCF. Supercontinuum generation and Raman self-frequency shift…

Join Optiwave FREE for Academics Program to Support Your Education at Home

With the increasing spread of COVID-19 and a rapidly evolving global response, health and safety have become everyone’s top priority. Teachers and students have to stay at home while the education needs to go on. Optiwave is pleased to offer educational departments this “FREE for Academics 2020” program to support your continuous online courses during…

Webinar: OptiSystem Photonic Crystal Fiber Sensors

Join Optiwave for an informative & instructional webinar on Photonic Crystal Fiber Sensors. Photonic crystal fiber (PCF) is well-suited for sensing applications. It is a flexible platform for tailoring modal dispersion, confinement, and birefringence.  In this webinar, we demonstrate how vector finite element method (VFEM) mode solver of OptiMode software can be used for accurate…

Photonic Crystal Fiber Temperature Sensor using OptiMode

Photonic crystal fibers (PCF) have been extensively investigated for chemical, bio-medical, and environmental sensing applications. PCF provides a unique platform for realizing the desired modal dispersion, birefringence, confinement, and multiplicity characteristics. This can be attributed to the freedom in designing the microstructure geometry. Of significant importance for sensing applications, various chemical, biological, and inorganic materials…