University of California, Riverside

Engineering Systems



List of Software


Software Download

Software Descriptions are located at the bottom of the page. You can also click the software name to link you to its description.

Name of Software Undergraduate Faculty/Graduate/Research
ANSYS

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available    

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

ArcGIS 

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Must be purchased

No Mac Version Available

Aspen One

Windows Version

 

Windows Version

Cadence

 

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No mac Version Available

ChemKin

Windows Version

 No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

COMSOL Multiphysics

Windows Version

Mac Version

Windows Version

Mac Version

DYNSIM

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

SPSS Statistics

Windows Version

Mac Version

Must be purchased

Must be purchased

JMP

Windows Version

Mac Version

Must be purchased

Must be purchased

LabVIEW

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Respondus LockDown Browser

Windows Version

Mac Version

Must be purchased

Must be purchased

Mathematica

Windows Version

Mac Version

Must be purchased

Must be purchased

MATLAB (matrix laboratory)

All Versions

All Versions

BCOE Special Access

Microsoft Office 365

Windows Version

Mac Version

Help Desk in Bourns A368

provides installation

Microsoft Visual Studios

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Must be purchased

No Mac Version Available

PRO/II

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Quanser Quarc

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

SAS

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Must be purchased

No Mac Version Available

SolidWorks

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

SuperPro

 

All Versions

All Versions

PuTTY Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

SCP Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

SSH/SFTP Client Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Microsoft Dreamspark Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

Windows Version

No Mac Version Available

 

Software Descriptions


 

Ansys

ANSYS is a simulation software enables organizations to confidently predict how your products will operate in the real world. ANSYS offers a comprehensive software suite that spans the entire range of physics, providing access to virtually any field of engineering simulation that a design process requires. 

ArcGIS

ArcGIS is a geographic information system (GIS) for working with maps and geographics information. It is used for creating and using maps; compiling geographic data; analyzing mapped information sharing and discovering geographic information; using maps and geographic information in arange of applications; and managing geographic information in a databse. It provides an infrastructure for making maps and geographic information available throughout an organization, across a comunity, and openly on the Web.
You must be a student in Good Standing in order to download this software

Aspen One

aspenONE Engineering is a market leading suite of products focused on process engineering and optimization. Process modeling analysis and design tools are integrated and accessible through process simulators Aspen HYSYS® and Aspen Plus®. Optimize process designs for energy use, capital and operating costs, and product yield through the use of activated energy, economics, and equipment design during the modeling process.

CADENCE

Cadence is used for PCB design.  Installation should be done while connected to the Engineering VPN.  Use 5280@cadence.engr.ucr.edu as the license server.

CHEMKIN-PRO

Chemkin-Pro is used for modeling and simulating gas-phase and surface phase chemistry.  Used heavily for the conceptual development of combustion systems. The Chemkin-Pro edition allows for quick and accurate development of models for specific applications used extensively in materials processing.

COMSOL Multiphysics

COMSOL Multiphysics is a finite element analysis, solver and Simulation software / FEA Software package for various physics and engineering applications, especially coupled phenomena, or multiphysics. COMSOL Multiphysics also offers an extensive interface to MATLAB and its toolboxes for a large variety of programming, preprocessing and postprocessing possibilities. The packages are cross-platform (Windows, Mac, Linux). In addition to conventional physics-based user interfaces, COMSOL Multiphysics also allows for entering coupled systems of partial differential equations (PDEs). The PDEs can be entered directly or using the so-called weak form (see finite element method for a description of weak formulation). An early version (before 2005) of COMSOL Multiphysics was called FEMLAB.

DYNSIM: Dynamic Process Simulation Software

DYNSIM is part of the Dynamic Simulation Suite from Invensys, assisting in process design, controls checkout, and control system design. DYNSIM is a comprehensive, dynamic process simulator that enables users to meet and beat the dynamic challenges of designing and operating a modern process plant safely and profitably. It expedites your comprehensive engineering workflow: design, operational analysis, dynamic simulation, operator training, plant performance improvement to reduce capital investment costs, improve process yields, and enhance management decision support while leveraging your existing technology investments.

IBM SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences)

SPSS Statistics is a software package used for statistical analysis. It was widely used by market, education and health researchers, survey companies, the government, marketing organizations, data miners and others. The statistics included in the base software goes as follows: Descriptive statistcis, Bivariate statistics, prediction for numerical outcomes and identifying groups.
You must be a student in Good Standing in order to download this software

JMP

JMP is a computer program for statistics. The sofware is focused on exploratory data analysis and visualization. IT is designed for users to investigate data to learn something unexpected, as opposed to confirming a hypostesis. JMP links statistical data to graphics representing them, so users can drill down or up to explore the data and various visual representations of it.
You must be a student in Good Standing in order to download this software

LabVIEW System Design Software

LabVIEW software is ideal for any measurement or control system, and the heart of the NI design platform. Integrating all the tools that engineers and scientists need to build a wide range of applications in dramatically less time, LabVIEW is a development environment for problem solving, accelerated productivity, and continual innovation

LockDown Browser

Respondus LockDown Browser is a secure browser for taking tests in Blackboard. It prevents students from printing, copying, going to another URL, or accessing other applications during a test. If a Blackboard test requires that Respondus LockDown Browser be used, students will not be able to take the test with a standard web browser. Respondus LockDown Browser should only be used for taking Blackboard tests.

Mathematica

Mathematica is a computational software program used in many scientific, engineering, mathermatical and computing fields, based on symbolic mathematics. Mathematica is split into two paorst, the kernel and front end where the kernal will interpret expressions and return the results.
You must be a student in Good Standing in order to download this software

MathWorks MATLAB

MATLAB (matrix laboratory) is a numerical computing environment and fourth-generation programming language. Developed by MathWorks, MATLAB allows matrix manipulations, plotting of functions and data, implementation of algorithms, creation of user interfaces, and interfacing with programs written in other languages, including C, C++, Java, and Fortran.

Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus

UCR has begun providing Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus for all students at no cost via the Microsoft Student Advantage program. This agreement between UCR and Microsoft allows us to provide current students with the latest version of full Office at school and at home.  Included is a 1TB OneDrive for file storage needs.

Microsoft Visual Studios

Microsoft Visual Studios is an intergrated development environment (IDE) from Microsoft. It is used to develop computer programs for Microsoft Windows, as well as websites, web applications and web services. Visual Studios includes a code editor. The integrated debugger works both as a source-level debugger and a machine-level debugger. Other built-in tools include a forms designer for a building GUI applications, webdesigner, class designer and databaste schema designer. Visual Studio supports different programming languages and allows the code editor and debugger to support)to varying degrees) nearly any programming language, provided a language-specific service exists. Built-in languages include C, C++ and C++/CLI, VB.NET, C#, F#, XML, HTML, Javascript and CSS. Support for other languages such as M, Phyton and Ruby among others is available vio alanguage services installed seprately.
You will need your student ucr email in order to download the program.

PRO/II Comprehensive Process Stimulation

PRO/II is a steady-state process simulator (process simulation) for process design and operational analysis for process engineers in the chemical, petroleum, natural gas, solids processing, and polymer industries. It includes a chemical component library, thermodynamic property prediction methods, and unit operations such as distillation columns, heat exchangers, compressors, and reactors as found in the chemical processing industries. It can perform steady state mass and energy balance calculations for modeling continuous processes.

Quanser Quarc

Quanser Quarc is a simulation tool used with systems control devices to both simulate a test expected results. It integrates into Matalb and provides a rich environment for simulation and testing.

SAS (Statistical Analysis System)

SAS is a software suite that can mine, alter, manage and retrive data from a vareity of sources and perform statistical analysis on it. It provides a graphical point and click user interface for non-technical users and more advanced options through the SAS programming Language. It uses DATA step, which retrieves and manipulates data usually creating a SAS data set, and a PROC step, which anaylzes the data.
You must be a student in Good Standing in order to download this software

SolidWorks: 3D CAD Design Software

SolidWorks is a 3D mechanical CAD (computer-aided design) program that runs on Microsoft Windows and is being developed by Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp., a subsidiary of Dassault Systèmes, S. A. (Vélizy, France). SolidWorks is currently used by over 2 million engineers[3] and designers at more than 165,000 companies worldwide.

SuperPro Designer

SuperPro Designer is a valuable tool for engineers and scientists in process development, process engineering, and manufacturing. It is also a valuable tool for professionals dealing with environmental issues (e.g., wastewater treatment, air pollution control, waste minimization, pollution prevention). SuperPro provides under a single umbrella modeling of manufacturing and end-of-pipe treatment processes, project economic evaluation, and environmental impact assessment.

PuTTY

Used to access remote servers.  Can be used to connect to the EE Computational Servers.

SCP

Used to access remote servers and download files.  Can be used to download files off of your home directory.

SSH/SFTP Client

Alternative set of programs to PuTTY and SCP.

Microsoft Dreamspark

Students can download free Microsoft software, including Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 from Microsoft's web site.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

College Information

Engineering Systems
Bourns Hall A344/308

E-mail: systems@engr.ucr.edu

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