Software

The University and the College of Engineering Technology Services (ETS) offers a variety of software applications and multiple methods for accessing (downloading, virtual access, or remote login):

Available and Most Popular* Site-licensed Software List
Name Brief Description Eligibility Platform Resource
Adobe PDF and Graphics Faculty, Academic Computing Labs and Research Labs OSU-owned only

Click Here to Request

Ansys Structures, Fluids, Electromagnetics, Embedded Software, 3D Design, Optica, Partner Network, Systems Semiconductors, and Structures Faculty, Academic Computing Labs and Research Labs OSU-owned only and personal device until Dec 31, 2020 Click Here to Request

Personally-owned devices: Go to https://www.ansys.com/academic/free-student-products or go to http://go.osu.edu/eng-personal_use_sw

Autodesk Product Design & Manufacturing, architecture, engineering and construction (Revit, AutoCAD, and Civil 3D), Media & Entertainment

Faculty, Academic Computing Labs, Research Labs (only OSU-owned), and students

OSU-owned and personally-owned (for educational purposes only)

OSU-owned devices: 
Click Here to Request

 

Personally-owned devices:
Download at https://www.autodesk.com/education/home

Bluebeam Revu 2D and 3D PDF markup, editing and collaboration Academic Computing Labs (primarily used by CEGE) personally-owned

Personally-owned devices: Go to http://go.osu.edu/eng-personal_use_sw

 

ChemCAD chemical process simulations Faculty, Staff, Academic Computing Labs (primarily used by CBE) OSU-owned only and personally-owned

OSU-owned devices: 
Click Here to Request

Personally-owned devices: Go to http://go.osu.edu/eng-personal_use_sw

 

COMSOL multiphysics software Faculty, Staff, Academic Computing Labs OSU-owned only and personally-owned

OSU-owned devices: 
Click Here to Request

Personally-owned devices: Go to http://go.osu.edu/eng-personal_use_sw

 

CrystalMaker molecular structures, modelling, visualization software  Faculty, Staff, Academic Computing Labs (primarily used by MSE) OSU-owned only and personally-owned

OSU-owned devices: 
Click Here to Request

Personally-owned devices: Go to http://go.osu.edu/eng-personal_use_sw

 

EES general equation-solving program  Faculty, Staff, Academic Computing Labs OSU-owned and personally-owned

OSU-owned devices: 
Click Here to Request

Personally-owned devices: Go to http://go.osu.edu/eng-personal_use_sw

 

ERDAS Imagine Remote sensing, photogrammetry, and GIS needs.  Faculty, Staff, Academic Computing Labs OSU-owned and personally-owned 

OSU-owned devices: 
Click Here to Request

 

Personally-owned devices: Go to ERDAS downloads and Click Here to Request a license file 

Mathematica Combines high-precision numeric and symbolic computation with data visualization and programming capabilities.  Faculty, Staff, Academic Computing Labs OSU-owned and personally-owned 

OSU-owned devices: 
Click Here to Request

 

Personally-owned devices:
Go to OCIO Self-Service or TechHub

Matlab Math. Graphics. Programming. Faculty, Staff, Academic Computing Labs, Research Labs, and Students OSU-owned or personally-owned

OSU-owned devices: 
Click Here to Request

 

Personally-owned devices:
Go to OCIO Self-Service or TechHub

Minitab statistical analysis Faculty, Staff, Academic Computing Labs OSU-owned or personally-owned (with restrictions)

OSU-owned devices: 
Click Here to Request

 

Personally-owned devices:
Go to OCIO Self-Service or TechHub

MIPAR MIPAR is image analysis software.

Faculty,

Academic Computing Labs, Research Labs,

Students

OSU-owned or personally-owned

Click Here to Request

National Instruments (NI) Labview LabVIEW is systems engineering software for applications that require test, measurement, and control with rapid access to hardware and data insights.

Faculty,

Academic Computing Labs, Research Labs,

Students

OSU-owned or personally-owned

Click Here to Request

Purdue CATME 

Teamwork  Faculty and students  N/A (web-based) 

See your instructor

 

SIMULIA Abaqus SIMULIA delivers realistic simulation applications that enable users to explore real-world behavior of product, nature and life.

Faculty,

Academic Computing Labs and Research Labs

OSU-owned only and personally-owned devices

Click Here to Request

For personally-owned devices: Go to http://go.osu.edu/eng-personal_use_sw

Solidworks 2D CAD, 3D CAD, CAM, Collaboration, Electrical Design Online Configuration, Product Data Management, Simulation Solutions, Technical Communication, and Visualization Academic use only (i.e., instruction, classwork, work towards degree)

Windows-only,

OSU-owned or personally-owned

Click Here to Request
 

Thermo-Calc thermodynamic and diffusion simulation software.

Faculty,

Academic Computing Labs and Research Labs

OSU-owned only and personally-owned devices

Click Here to Request

For personally-owned devices: Go to http://go.osu.edu/eng-personal_use_sw

For a list of all available software, please see https://ets.osu.edu/ets-hosted-software

Could not find the software that you wanted? Please contact: eng-software@osu.edu or submit a request via https://ets.osu.edu/newticket.

Contact Us

Phone: (614) 688-2828

Email: etshelp@osu.edu

Virtual Helpdesk: go.osu.edu/etsvirtualhelpdesk

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