Learn the basics of using the Wave Optics Module in this 18-minute archived webinar, featuring a directional coupler model as an example. The Wave Optics Module is an add-on to the COMSOL Multiphysics® software for full-wave electromagnetics simulation, providing design and optimization capabilities for applications including directional couplers, metamaterials, scattering by nanoparticles, and nonlinear optical waveguides.
The Wave Optics Module features the innovative beam envelope method that enables the simulation of optically large systems where the wavelength is substantially smaller than the system geometry. Absorption, scattering, diffraction, and other optical phenomena can be readily investigated using this module.
To learn more about wave optics simulation, see the Wave Optics Module product page.