Real-Time Raytracing using LightningTrace
Real-Time Raytracing using LightningTrace in OpticStudio, August 27th 2015
Raytracing in non-sequential systems is inherently time consuming due to the complexity of these systems and the general nature of the raytrace. While OpticStudio’s non-sequential raytracing is the fastest in the industry, further speed improvements are always valuable. LightningTrace is a patent-pending raytrace technology that uses interpolation to speed up non-sequential raytracing by orders of magnitude. This speed improvement provides the ability to see the effect of design changes in real-time, drastically accelerating the optical design process. In this webinar we will discuss the following:
- Compare LightningTrace to conventional non-sequential raytracing
- Instantaneous raytrace results when exploring design changes
- Optimization using LightningTrace
About the Presenter:
Akash Arora is the Zemax Product Manager. In his 8 years at the company he has held a diverse set of roles in technical support, software development, and product management. Akash earned his BS and MS degrees in Optics from the University of Arizona.