Lambda announces APIC as distributor of TracePro and OSLO products in Taiwan, China

April 2, 2008
Date Announced: 02 Apr 2008 Littleton, MA -– Lambda Research Corporation, a market leading developer and supplier of optical design software, today announces a new distribution partner for its TracePro products.Effective April 1, 2008, APIC, Alpha Precision Instrumentation Corp., is a distributor of TracePro and OSLO products in Taiwan and China. Effective immediately, APIC will offer TracePro and OSLO products in this region as well as provide technical support to existing TracePro and OSLO customers and conduct TracePro and OSLO training classes.APIC has extensive experience in sales and support of CAD/CAM/CAE/PDM/PLM software, environmental testing equipment, IC packages and testing equipment. Established in 1997, APIC is an engineering and technology service provider to manufacturers in Taiwan and China in various industries. “Teaming up with Lambda, APIC is now able to offer complete design simulation solutions - from mechanical to optical – that illustrate realistic and accurate modeling and simulation of components, subsystems, and systems” said Daniel Tai, President from the CAD/CAM/CAE Division & PDM Division of APIC. “As a result of this partnership and long-term commitment of Lambda Research Corporation, APIC will provide the best technology bridge between optical and mechanical engineering and offer relevant services to Taiwanese and Chinese manufacturing companies”. TracePro is a comprehensive and versatile software tool for modeling and analyzing the propagation of light in imaging and non-imaging opto-mechanical systems. It enables product innovation and discovery in fundamental research in the Life Sciences, Industrial Manufacturing, Lighting, Display, Aerospace, and Information Technology markets. Optical design software OSLO (Optics Software for Layout and Optimization of optical systems) is used to determine the optimum sizes and shapes of the elements in optical systems in cameras, consumer products, communications systems, military/space applications, scientific instruments, etc. In addition, it is used to simulate the performance of optical systems, and to develop specialized software tools for optical design, testing, and manufacturing.Based in Littleton, Mass., Lambda Research Corporation was founded in 1992 and is a privately held company. Lambda is an industry leader in stray light analysis, illumination system design and analysis, and custom software development. Lambda Research publishes TracePro software for optomechanical modeling and OSLO software for optical design. The company’s mission statement is to establish a technology bridge between optical engineers and mechanical engineers by providing state-of-the-art optomechanical design and analysis software, services and technical support to the optics industry worldwide. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at

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