Lightwave Explorer is a free and open source Optics Simulator for Linux, Windows and MacOS. You can use this for nonlinear light-matter interaction calculations and test ultrashort laser pulses and nonlinear optics without a laser. It is best for app for optic students and researchers. It is released under MIT License.
How to Install Lightwave Explorer on Ubuntu
To install Lightwave Explorer on your system , you need the latest flatpak and flathub on your system. If you don’t have then first install flatpak and fkathub using below commands and restart your system . If you already have then skip below two commands.
sudo apt install flatpak
flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
After the successful installation of flatpak, run below command in the terminal application (ctrl+alt+t). It will install the latest version of Lightwave Explorer on your system.
flatpak install flathub io.github.NickKarpowicz.LightwaveExplorer
You can open Lightwave Explorer using below command.
flatpak run io.github.NickKarpowicz.LightwaveExplorer
And also uninstall Lightwave Explorer using below commands.
flatpak uninstall io.github.NickKarpowicz.LightwaveExplorer
sudo flatpak uninstall io.github.NickKarpowicz.LightwaveExplorer