Ansys Lumerical DGTD — My First Simulation

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This course demonstrates a typical workflow for setting up an optical simulation using the DGTD solver to obtain the absorption and scattering cross-section of a gold nanoparticle due to Mie scattering. It also introduces other commonly used simulation objects and features in DGTD.

By the end of this course, you will:

  • Know the workflow of a typical DGTD simulation
  • Be familiar with the Finite-Element IDE and available DGTD simulation objects
  • Be able to set up and run a simple DGTD simulation
  • Understand the basic tools to view and analyze results

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