Synopsys is accelerating the adoption of photonic and PIC technologies with software to design energy efficient, high-performance photonic devices, systems, and integrated circuits. Our Photonic Solutions portfolio includes the RSoft™ Photonic Device Tools, the Photonic System Tools, and the PIC Design Suite. Offering the industry’s only seamless design flow, the Synopsys Photonic Solutions portfolio enables innovations in consumer and industrial communication, sensing, and imaging applications – from concept to manufacturing.


Seamless Design Flow from Concept to Manufacture

  •  With RSoft™ Photonic Device Tools, use the industry’s widest portfolio of simulators and optimizers to design passive and active devices
  • Perform multi-domain co-simulations with the RSoft Photonic Device Tools, CODE V®, LightTools®, and Sentaurus™ TCAD
  • Design and optimize PIC functionality with OptSim™ Circuit
  • Simulate photonic and electronic circuits using OptSim Circuit and HSPICE®
  • Improve quality and turnaround time of design iterations with Schematic Driven Layout in OptSim Circuit and OptoDesigner™
  • Synthesize PIC layouts for fabrication in OptoDesigner, supported by foundry-specific PDKs
  • Design and deploy high-speed, fiber-optic data communications systems with OptSim™ and ModeSYS™