Ansys SPEOS Optical Part Design Advanced

Course Overview

This course explains how to design complex optical surfaces and lenses such as Optical Lenses, Optical Surfaces and Light Guides.



  • The Optical Part Design add-on
  • Completion of Ansys SPEOS Optical Part Design Basics.

Target Audience: 

Optical or mechanical engineers and designers for automotive or lighting industries.

Teaching Method:

Lectures and computer practical sessions to validate acquired knowledge.

Learning Path


Learning Outcome

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Design optical surfaces, lenses and light guides.
  • Modify and validate optical parts.
  • Compare maps

 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 one-day classroom course covering both lectures and workshops. For virtual training, this course is covered over 3 x 2-hour sessions lectures only.

  • Optical Surface
  • Poly-Ellipsoid Reflector
  • Optical Lens
  • Light Guide
  • Freeform Lens
  • Honeycomb Lens
  • Map Comparison

Virtual Classroom Session 1 / Live Classroom Day 1

  • Module 01: Introduction
  • Module 02: Optical Surface
  • Module 03: Poly-ellipsoidal Reflector
  • Workshop 03: Poly-ellipsoidal Reflector


Virtual Classroom Session 2 / Live Classroom Day 1

  • Module 04: Optical Lens
  • Module 05: Light guide
  • Module 06: Freeform Lens


Virtual Classroom Session 3 / Live Classroom Day 1

  • Module 07: Honeycomb Lens
  • Workshop 07: Honeycomb Lens
  • Module 08: Map Comparison
  • Workshop 08: Map Comparison