About

Ansys is a general purpose finite element modeling package for numerically solving a wide variety of mechanical problems, used widely in industry to simulate the response of a physical system to structural loading, and thermal and electromagnetic effects. Ansys uses the finite-element method to solve the underlying governing equations and the associated problem-specific boundary conditions.

Is this software right for me?

This software can be used by staff or students, on university or personal computers, whether that is a laptop or desktop, both on and off campus.

 

What does this software do?

Ansys is engineering simulation software.

Windows version : 17.1

Support Level : None

How do I get it?

Staff :

Ansys is available for download via Pegasus.
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Student :

Ansys is available for download via Pegasus.
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Computer Labs :

Ansys is also available in centrally managed computer labs - https://www.strath.ac.uk/professionalservices/it/use/find-a-computer/.

Licence Agreement / Costs

Type : Site Licenced

End Date : Renewed Annually

Licence Details :

Please read licence details before downloading software:
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Usage :

The license is not permitted to be used for commercial work.  If required, please purchase an additional commercial license.

Personal Licence : Not Applicable

Help

When downloading this software, an automated email will be sent to your university email account. Please read this email as it contains information and instructions.

If you have any problems downloading, installing or authorising this software, please contact help@strath.ac.uk

A huge variety of information is available, including overviews, and FAQs on the Ansys home pages.

GO TO THE ANSYS WEBPAGE NOW 

If you want older versions of this software, other versions are available on the Available Licensed Software page on Pegasus.

Training

Who is it for?

Staff :

Free to download to University owned or personal PC/Laptop


Student :

Free to download to University owned or personal PC/Laptop

System Requirements

Minimum Software/Hardware

Base OS: Windows

OS Version: XP SP3

Processor: Pentium III - 1 Ghz

RAM: 2 GB

Hard Disk Total Size: 100 GB

Additional Hard Disk Space Needed: 400 - 500 MB