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Synopsys Launches LightTools v7.3 Illumination Design and Analysis Software

Synopsys LightTools illumination design and analysis software

Synopsys launched version 7.3 of their LightTools illumination design and analysis software. LightTools 7.3 includes software enhancements to help designers jumpstart, analyze, optimize and manage illumination designs. The tool includes a variety of new illumination design features in areas such as application-specific design, color quality analysis, LED phosphor modeling, and design management and performance. LightTools v7.3 is available now.

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Synopsys LightTools v7.2 Illumination Design and Analysis Software

Synopsys rolled out version 7.2 of their LightTools illumination design and analysis software. LightTools v7.2 helps engineers to graphically analyze simulation results, compute metrics when designing for the lighting industry, iteratively design with CAD software and improve the efficiency of luminaire and solar designs. LightTools is a 3D optical engineering and design software product that supports virtual prototyping, simulation, optimization and photorealistic renderings of illumination applications. The LightTools 7.2 release is available now. LightTools was acquired as part of Synopsys’ acquisition of Optical Research Associates (ORA).

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Synopsys LightTools v7.1 Illumination Design and Analysis Software

Synopsys rolled out version 7.1 of their LightTools illumination design and analysis software. LightTools v7.1 release features new analytical capabilities that speed the development of luminaires (especially general lighting and automotive applications). LightTools is a 3D optical engineering and design software product that supports virtual prototyping, simulation, optimization, and photorealistic renderings of illumination applications. The LightTools version 7.1 is available now. LightTools was formerly an Optical Research Associates (ORA) product and is now part of Synopsys, Inc.

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