Software used in Mechanical Engineering
COMSOL is a cross-platform finite element analysis, solver and multiphysics simulation software.
- COMSOL for academic non-research use is offered in the ECI labs only
- COMSOL for research is part of a shared license pool
SolidWorks is CAD and solid modeling software in use within the department that runs on Windows.
Full network license
The full network licensed version is only available for University owned desktop computer on campus within the Mechanical Engineering Department as well as in the ECI Labs for instruction.
Student Design Kit
As an extension of the SolidWorks educational license we are providing you access to the SolidWorks Student Design Kit for student use at home as well as for laptop users. This software is provided as an educational resource without support from the department or SolidWorks except through online resources below