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What could be the use cases of optics in a computer algebra system? [on hold]

I am working on optics module in sympy. As of now I've only implemented Transverse wave, Medium and some functions for ...
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Intensity loss due to vignetting

I was trying to get an expression for the loss of intensity due to vignetting in a simple optical system, and got a fairly complex integral. I was wondering if there's an easier way, or any book that ...
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Software for geometrical optics

Is there any good software for construction optical path's in geometrical optics. More specifically I want features like: draw $k \in \mathbb{N}$ objects $K_1,\dots,K_n$ with indices of refraction ...