Ansys SPEOS for NX Photometric Analysis Advanced

Course Overview

This course explains how to simulate lighting systems performance in the visible light range and evaluate photometric magnitude.



  • Completion of Ansys SPEOS for NX Surface Contribution Analysis, and Ansys SPEOS Spectroscopy or Ansys SPEOS for NX Light Path Finder.

Target Audience: 

Engineers and Designers

Teaching Method: 

Lectures and computer practical sessions to validate acquired knowledge.

Learning Path


Learning Outcome

Following the completion of this course, you will be able to: 

  • Apply optical properties to fully define the CAD geometry for simulation.
  • Create optical sources and detectors.
  • Realize ray tracing and simulations.
  • Interpret and analyze simulation results.

 Available Dates

 Currently, no training dates available.

Learning Options

Training materials for this course are available with a Ansys Learning Hub Subscription. If there is no active public schedule available, private training can be arranged. Please contact us.


This is a day classroom course covering both lectures and workshops. For virtual training, this course is covered over 4 x 2-hour sessions lectures only.

  • Sources Definition
  • Texture Mapping
  • Simulations Definition
  • Results Analysis

Virtual Classroom Session 1 / Live Classroom Day 1

  • Module 01: Sources Definition
  • Workshop 01.1: Defining Sources
  • Workshop 01.2: Creating Sensors

Virtual Classroom Session 2 / Live Classroom Day 1

  • Module 02: Texture Mapping

Virtual Classroom Session 3 / Live Classroom Day 1

  • Module 03: Simulations Definition
  • Workshop 03: Defining Simulations

Virtual Classroom Session 4 / Live Classroom Day 1

  • Module 04: Results Analysis
  • Workshop 04: Photometry Results