The SPINS software suite automates the design of arbitrary nanophotonic devices by leveraging gradient-based optimization techniques that can explore a large space of possible designs. The resulting devices have higher efficiencies, smaller footprints, and novel functionalities.
Primary Application Area: Electronics, Sensors, C5ISR
Technology Development Status: Proven Manufacturability
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 6
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
External Funding to Date: Global Foundries, Google, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation