The design kits distributed by the fabs support specific software packages. It is up to the designer to choose his/her preferred design flow - as long as a valid GDSII file is submitted to ePIXfab.
Here is an overview of a number of CAD packages for photonic IC design.
Design and layout
|Function:||Parametric Layout, visualization, simulation link to MEEP and CAMFR|
|Function:||Parametric Layout, visualization, physical and circuit simulation|
|Obtain from:||PhoeniX or Europractice Software|
|Function:||Parametric Layout, visualization|
|Obtain from:||Design Workshop or Europractice Software|
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Last Updated (Wednesday, 29 June 2011 15:56)