The user interface for optical design software is explored. Interactive methods, menus, and the use of graphics have evolved. Friendlier future systems may use interactive graphics and artificial intelligence techniques.
Bruce R. Irvin,
"The Human Dimension of Optical Design Software", Proc. SPIE 0554, 1985 International Lens Design Conference, (14 February 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.949183; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.949183