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David Hasenauer, Senior Staff

Posts by David Hasenauer, Senior Staff:


The Revolution in Space-Based Optics

In prior posts, we described several space missions and instruments in which Synopsys software and our consulting engineering services team were involved. This final installment describes the technology revolution that is enabling smaller, lighter, and higher-performing space-based optical systems.

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Posted in Engineering Services, Uncategorized


An Inside Look at NASA’s Surveyor, SOFIA, Cassini, and WISE Projects

Our engineering services team has contributed to many NASA projects, including the Mastcam-Z zoom camera on the latest Mars rover. Find out what other space projects our engineering team has been involved with.

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Posted in CODE V, Engineering Services


What Wikipedia Doesn’t Tell You About NASA’s Great Observatories and CODE V

Learn how our optical design software and engineering services have contributed to the NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope and the Great Observatories.

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Posted in CODE V, Engineering Services, Success Story


Reflections on the 45th Anniversary of CODE V as a Commercial Software Product

Happy 45th anniversary to CODE V! Read reflections from CODE V Product Manager, Dave Hasenauer, and learn the history of this powerful optical design software.

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Posted in CODE V, Product features