Manufacturing: CAD and CAE

COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS

Altair AcuSolve

Description:

General purpose CFD software

Features:

Linear equation solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

ANSYS - Fluent

Description:

General purpose CFD software

Features:

Radiation heat transfer model, linear equation solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Autodesk - Moldflow

Description:

Plastic mold injection software

Features:

Linear equation solver

Multi GPU support:

Single only

* ANSYS - Polyflow

Description:

CFD software for the analysis of polymer and glass processing

Features:

Direct Solvers

Multi GPU support:

Yes

CPFD Barracuda-VR and Barracuda

Description:

Fluidized bed modeling software

Features:

Linear equation solver, particle calculations

Multi GPU support:

Single only

DHI - MIKE 21

Description:

2D hydrological modelling of coast and sea

Features:

Hydrodynamics; Advection-dispersion; sand and mud transport; coupled modelling; particle tracking; oil spill; ecological modelling; agent based modelling; various wave models.

Multi GPU support:

Yes

DHI - MIKE FLOOD

Description:

1D & 2D urban, coastal, and riverine flood modelling

Features:

Hydrodynamics

Multi GPU support:

Yes

FluiDyna aeroFluidX

Description:

Incompressible single-phase CFD software

Features:

Finite volume solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

FluiDyna - Culises for OpenFOAM

Description:

Solver library for general purpose CFD software

Features:

Linear equation solvers

Multi GPU support:

Yes

FluiDyna nanoFluidX

Description:

General purpose CFD software

Features:

SPH solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

FluiDyna ultraFluidX

Description:

General purpose CFD software

Features:

Lattice-Boltzmann solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

midas NFX(CFD)

Description:

General purpose CFD software based on FEM

Features:

Linear equation solver (Iterative Solver and AMG Preconditioner)

Multi GPU support:

Single only

* Numeca

Description:

Fine/ Turbo software product—a structured, multi-block, multi-grid CFD solver targeting the turbo machinery industry

Features:

Multi-grid solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Prometech - Particleworks

Description:

Particle-based CFD software

Features:

Implicit and explicit solvers

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Turbostream Ltd.

Description:

CFD software for turbomachinery flows

Features:

Explicit solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Vratis Speed IT FLOW

Description:

Incompressible single-phase CFD software

Features:

Finite volume solver

Multi GPU support:

Single only

Vratis SpeedIT for OpenFOAM

Description:

Solver library for general purpose CFD software

Features:

Linear equation solvers

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Research CFD Developments

DualSPHysics

Description:

SPH-based CFD software

Features:

SPH model

Multi GPU support:

Yes

FEFLO (GMU - Lohner)

Description:

General purpose CFD software for compressible and incompressible flows

Features:

Implicit and explicit solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

GIN3D (Boise St -Senocak)

Description:

General purpose CFD software for incompressible flows

Features:

Implicit solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

HiFiLES (Stanford - Jameson)

Description:

General purpose CFD software for compressible flows.

Features:

Explicit solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

HiPSTAR (University of Southampton - Sandberg)

Description:

CFD software for compressible reacting flows

Features:

Explicit solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

JENRE, Propel (NRL)

Description:

CFD software for compressible flows

Features:

Explicit solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

NASA FUN3D

Description:

General purpose CFD software

Features:

Linear equation solver

Multi GPU support:

Single only

PyFR (Imperial College - Vincent)

Description:

General purpose CFD software for compressible flows.

Features:

High-order FR solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

S3D (Sandia and Oak Ridge NL)

Description:

Direct numerical solver (DNS) for turbulent combustion

Features:

Chemistry model

Multi GPU support:

Yes

COMPUTATIONAL STRUCTURAL MECHANICS

Altair OptiStruct

Description:

Industry proven, modern structural analysis solver and solution for structural design and optimization.

Features:

Direct and iterative solvers

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Altair RADIOSS Implicit

Description:

Simulation and analysis tool for structural mechanics

Features:

Direct and iterative solvers

Multi GPU support:

Yes

ANSYS - Mechanical

Description:

Simulation and analysis tool for structural mechanics

Features:

Direct and iterative solvers

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Dassault Systèmes SIMULIA Abaqus/Standard

Description:

Simulation and analysis tool for structural mechanics

Features:

Direct sparse solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Dassault Systèmes SIMULIA 3DEXPERIENCE

Description:

Realistic simulation solution (Uses Abaqus Standard for GPU computing).

Features:

Direct sparse solver

Multi GPU support:

Single only

Impetus Afea

Description:

Predicts large deformations of structures and components exposed to extreme loading conditions.

Features:

Non-linear Explicit Finite-Element Solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

LS-DYNA Implicit

Description:

Simulation and analysis tool for structural mechanics

Features:

Linear equation solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

midas GTS NX

Description:

Simulation tool for geo-technical analysis

Features:

Linear equation solver(Multi Frontal Solver)

Multi GPU support:

Single only

midas NFX(Structural)

Description:

Simulation and analysis tool for structural mechanics

Features:

Linear equation solver(Multi Frontal Solver)

Multi GPU support:

Single only

MSC - Marc

Description:

Simulation and analysis tool for structural mechanics

Features:

Direct sparse solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

MSC Nastran

Description:

Simulation and analysis tool for structural mechanics

Features:

Direct sparse solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Rocky DEM

Description:

Discrete Element Modeling (DEM)-based particle simulation software.

Features:

Explicit DEM solver (dry/sticky contact rheologies), 1-way & 2-way coupling with ANSYS Fluent and ANSYS Mechanical.

Multi GPU support:

Single only

Siemens NX Nastran

Description:

Simulation and analysis tool for structural mechanics.

Features:

Linear equation solver

Multi GPU support:

Single only

DESIGN AND VISUALIZATION

Allegorithmic Substance Designer

Description:

Material shader edition, market reference for procedural texture creation.

Features:

Iray rendering including textures/substances and bitmap texture export to render in any Iray powered compatible with MDL.

Multi GPU support:

Yes

* Allegorithmic Substance Painter

Description:

Intuitive interactive 3D painting software with physics and particle support.

Features:

Iray rendering to enhance all artwork released with the software

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Autodesk - AutoCAD

Description:

2D and 3D CAD design, drafting, modeling, architectural drawing, and engineering software. Supports Open GL. Native DWG™ support.

Features:

Surface, mesh, and solid modeling tools, model documentation tools, parametric drawing capabilities. Native DWG™ support. GRID Support.

Multi GPU support:

Single only

Autodesk - AutoCAD Design Suite

Description:

AutoCAD 2014 software, plus tools to create, capture, connect, and showcase designs.

Features:

2D/3D display of designs, interactive 3D presentation with realistic materials, rendering-ray tracing.

Multi GPU support:

Single only

Autodesk - 3ds Max

Description:

3D animation creative toolset for modeling, animation, simulation, and rendering for product and building designs.

Features:

3D modeling, mesh and surface modeling, improved Nitrous viewport performance, iray rendering.

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Autodesk - Inventor

Description:

3D mechanical design, documentation, and product simulation.

Features:

Uses BIM for intelligent building components to improve design accuracy.

Multi GPU support:

Single only

Autodesk - Revit

Description:

Building Information Modeling (BIM) for architecture, engineering, and construction.

Features:

Modeling (BIM) to design, build, and maintain higher-quality, more energy-efficient buildings. GRID support.

Multi GPU support:

Single only

Chaos Group - V-Ray RT

Description:

GPU renderer

Features:

CUDA interactive GPU rendering

Multi GPU support:

Yes

* Cast Software - WYSIWYG

Description:

The WYSIWYG software products, designed specifically for lighting professionals, offers a range of solutions to meet the needs of designers, assistants, electricians, console operators, teachers, and students.

Features:

The speed of wysiwyg’s Shaded Views depends entirely on GPU, the GPU will have an easier time rendering ten risers consolidated into one Mesh, than rendering them as individual risers, Wysiwys also support NVIDIA SLI technologies.

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Dassault Systèmes - CATIA

Description:

Accelerated UI rendering

Features:

Full OpenGL implementation including menus and dialog box.

Multi GPU support:

Single only

Dassault Systèmes - CATIA Live Rendering

Description:

Realistic 3D Rendering on full CATIA 3D CAD model

Features:

Physically Based Rendering with no data preparation thanks to native NVIDIA Iray Photoreal integration integration and interactive realistic rendering using NVIDIA Iray IRT.

Multi GPU support:

Yes + NVIDIA Quadro VCA

Dassault Systèmes - 3DEXCITE DeltaGen

Description:

Redefines high-end 3D visualization and realtime interaction. This latest version gives users a broad suite of robust new features to truly revolutionize processes and help increase visual quality, speed, and flexibility.

Features:

Interactive ray tracing and global illumination. Integration with Siemens TeamCenter. Cluster support Realtime & Offline Production Process Integration and scene building. Scene Analysis, Xplore DeltaGen, SDK for DeltaGen.

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Dassault Systèmes - SOLIDWORKS

Description:

Covers all aspects of product development process with a seamless, integrated workflow—design, verification, sustainable design, communication and data management.

Features:

High performance in Shaded, Shaded w/ Edges, and RealView modes, FSAA for sharp edges, Order Independent Transparency Real time photorealistic renderings with SOLIDWORKS Visualize, an Iray-based application.

Multi GPU support:

Single only

* Dassault Systèmes - SOLIDWORKS Visualize

Description:

Easy to use photorealistic rendering software

Features:

Iray-based ray-tracing, animation support, network rendering.

Multi GPU support:

Yes + NVIDIA Quadro VCA

NVIDIA Iray

Description:

A ready-to-integrate, physically-based, photorealistic rendering solution.

Features:

Iray Interactive; Iray Photoreal; Iray Cluster. Fast interactive ray tracing; Physically-based, global-illumination rendering; Distributed cluster rendering.

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Otoy - Octane Render

Description:

GPU renderer

Features:

GPU rendering

Multi GPU support:

Yes

PTC Creo Parametric

Description:

Parametric design solution suite.

Features:

Anti-aliasing, better lighting and enhanced shaded-with-edges mode. Immersive design environment with realistic materials. GRID Support.

Multi GPU support:

Single only

Siemens PLM Software NX and Teamcenter

Description:

Product lifecycle management solutions from design to simulation to production to service.

Features:

Design software, NX, and PLM viewer applications, TcVis and Active Workspace. GRID support.

Multi GPU support:

Single only

* Top Systems T-FLEX CAD

Description:

3D and 2D parametric design, simulation, photorealistic rendering

Features:

High performance visualization, real time photorealistic rendering

Multi GPU support:

Yes

* VRED

Description:

VRED™ 3D visualization software helps automotive designers and engineers create product presentations, design reviews, and virtual prototypes. Use Digital Prototyping to quickly visualize ideas and evaluate designs.

Features:

Enhanced geometry behavior, Automotive product interoperability, Navigation in a scene, Import Alias layer structure, Asset Manager improvements, Integrated file converter, Analytic rendering modes, Gap Analysis tool, Oculus Rift support, Animation module, Multiple rendering modes, Subsurface scattering, Displacement mapping

Multi GPU support:

Yes

ELECTRONIC DESIGN AUTOMATION

Altair FEKO

Description:

3D EM modeling and simulation

Features:

FDTD solver MoM solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

ANSYS - HFSS

Description:

Simulation tool for modeling 3-D full-wave electromagnetic fields in high-frequency and high-speed electronic components.

Features:

Transient solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

ANSYS - Nexxim

Description:

Circuit simulation engine for RF/analog/ mixed-signal IC design; IBIS-AMI analysis speedup with GPU computing.

Features:

AMI analysis

Multi GPU support:

Single only

CST STUDIO SUITE

Description:

3D Electromagnetic modeling and simulation

Features:

Several different solvers

Multi GPU support:

Yes

D2S TrueMask

Description:

GPGPU-based computational lithography acceleration technology.

Features:

Simulation and data preparation for Mask Writing, Geometric manipulation of large semiconductor design & manufacturing data, eBeam, Mask Process, and lithography aerial image Simulation, image processing.

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Delcross- Savant

Description:

Simulation tool for installed antenna performance and antenna-to-antenna coupling.

Features:

High-frequency solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

JMAG

Description:

FEA software for electromechanical design. Fast solver / High quality mesh / Advanced modeling technologies.

Features:

EM transient solver EM time harmonic solver EM static solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

KeySight - ADS

Description:

Simulation tool for design of RF, microwave and high speed digital circuits.

Features:

Transient Convolution simulation with BSIM4 models

Multi GPU support:

Single only

KeySight - EMPro

Description:

Modeling and simulation environment for analyzing 3D EM effects of high speed and RF/Microwave components.

Features:

FDTD solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Remcom - XFdtd

Description:

3D EM modeling and simulation

Features:

FDTD solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes

Rocketick - RocketSim

Description:

Verilog simulation

Features:

Verilog simulation

Multi GPU support:

Yes

SPEAG - SEMCAD-X

Description:

3D EM modeling and simulation

Features:

FDTD solver

Multi GPU support:

Yes