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Cadence Photonics Summit & Workshop 2018

November 7 - 8, 2018: San Jose, CA, USA

OPTIC 2018

December 6 - 8: Tainan, Taiwan

News Releases

October 8, 2018: AMF and Lumerical Deliver Key Component of Ecosystem for Silicon Photonic Integrated Circuits

October 2, 2018: Lumerical Joins TSMC OIP EDA Alliance

September 24, 2018: Lumerical Collaboration with Mentor on PDK for TowerJazz Marks New Milestone in Silicon Photonics Advancement

September 21, 2018: MEDIA ALERT: Lumerical to Showcase Electronic Photonic Design Automation & PDK Integration with Foundry and EDA Partners

September 21, 2018: The Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute and Lumerical Build an Ecosystem for Photonic Integrated Circuits

September 13, 2018: Lumerical Flow First to Support Mentor’s New LightSuite™ Photonic Compiler

June 25, 2018: Lumerical Delivers the First Multiphysics Simulation Suite Purpose-Built for Photonics Designers

April 9, 2018: SMART Photonics and Lumerical announce availability of compact model library for SMART's InP integrated photonics platform

November 23, 2017: Lumerical's 2018a Release Introduces New Finite Element Optical Solver

June 20, 2017: Lumerical 2017b Enables Simulation of Nano- to Macro-Scale Optical Effects with Zemax® OpticStudio™ Interoperability

March 15, 2017: Lumerical Improves Photonic Integrated Circuit Design and Simulation Accuracy with Compact Model Library for imec 50Gb/s Silicon Photonics Process

November 16, 2016: Lumerical 2017a Release Offers Improved Capabilities for OLED Designers and Integrated Photonics PDK Developers

May 25, 2016: Lumerical 2016b Release Streamlines Complex Photonic Simulation Workflows

December 7, 2015: Cadence Collaborates with Lumerical and PhoeniX Software to Offer Virtuoso-Platform Based Design Flow for Electronic/Photonic ICs

December 2, 2015: Lumerical's 2016a Release Introduces Heat Transport Analysis for Semiconductor and Optical Devices

September 23, 2015: A*STAR's IME and Lumerical Solutions Develop a Calibrated Compact Model Library for IME's Silicon Photonics Platform and Process Design Kit

June 18, 2015: Lumerical Solutions and Sandia National Laboratories Collaborate to Advance Photonic Integrated Circuit Design and Manufacture

May 20, 2015: Lumerical's 2015b Release Offers a New Laser Compact Model and Improved Graphene Simulation Capabilities

November 19, 2014: Lumerical's 2015a release offers Enhanced Photonic Design Capabilities and Workflow

September 19, 2014: Mentor Graphics and Lumerical Unify Optical Design and Simulation Flow

May 21, 2014: Lumerical's 2014a release includes an eigenmode expansion propagation solver and heterojunction support, improving optics and silicon photonics design

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