Computational Electromagnetics - Codes

K. Warnick
12/13/17

FDTD

XFDTD Remcom
Empire XCcel Includes CAD front end and mesh generator, IMST GmbH
ToyFDTD Gnu public license, CEMTACH
EZ-EMC EMS Plus
EMA3D ElectroMagnetic Applications, FDTD
SPEED2000 Multilayer chip packages, PCBs, Sigrity, Cadence
EM.CUBE GPU speedup available, EMAG Technologies
ApsimFDTD Full wave EM solver, EMC Technologies
GEMS Parallel FDTD
OptiFDTD OptiWave, free

MOM

NEC Numerical electromagnetics code, thin wire structures
WIPL-D Method of moments (also has a transient add-on)
IE3D Bay, Inc.
FEKO MOM+UTD, EM Software and Systems
NEC2 Improved numerical electromagnetics code, thin wire structures, patches
NEC-Win Pro Thin wire structures, Nittany Scientific
MININEC EM Scientific, Thin wire MOM
SuperNEC Thin wire structures+UTD, Poynting Innovations
ASAP Thin wire structures; free.
MOMIC Thin wire structures; free.
FISC University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, first to use multilevel FMM
EMAP3 University of Missouri at Rolla
MultiSTRIP Microstrip antennas on multiple dielectric layers
Accufield 2000 EMI analysis, Fujitsu
EMC-Workbench EMC on PC boards, INCASES
SINGULA Integrated Engineering Software
EMSIM Pacific Numerix
COMPLIANCE EMC, Quantic Laboratories
CONCEPT Technical University of Hamburg-Harburg
EMPLAN PCBs
EMPOWER Planar RF circuits, Eagleware
Fest3D Boundary element method for microwave circuits
EIGER FEM/BEM, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

FEM

Comsol Based on Matlab, once called FEMLAB
Superfish Axially symmetric waveguides, Los Alamos National Laboratory
FEMM Low frequency code
QuickField 2D statics, also handles stress and heat flow
PAM-CEM Vehicle simulation, ESI Group
MAZE Multiphysics, Field Precision
Full Wave Infolytica
JMAG-Studio Japan Research Institute
FLUX3D Low frequency, Magsoft
EMC2000 Matra Systeme Information
EMFlex FEM-Time domain, Weidingler Associates

Packages

Keysight EESof
Momentum MOM for planar structures, integrated in ADS
EMPro FDTD
Ansys (formerly Ansoft)
Maxwell 3D Low frequency FEM
HFSS FEM; MoM option available
Maxwell Eminence Low frequency FEM/BEM
Microwave Explorer MOM, planar MMICs
Harmonica Nonlinear circuits
Symphony High frequency systems
EMAG Low frequency FEM
CSTCST Microwave studio Finite Integral method; MOM option available
Sonnet
EM Suite PCB analysis, 3D planar structures, MOM
Vector Fields
TOSCA Low freq FEM
SOPRANO FEM
CONCERTO FDTD
Zeland Software
IE3D MOM
Fidelity FDTD
EMIT NEC + FDTD, SETH Corp.
Simlab PCB analysis, layout
FLUX-EXPERT Multiphysics, SIMULOG
EMAP5 University of Missouri at Rolla, FEM/MOM
GEMACS MOM, GTD, FEM, SM&A
COSMOS Structural Research & Analysis Corp.
MaX-1 John Wiley & Sons
Cadence
LINMIC+/N Microwave and RF system design, purchased by CST
GEMACS Advanced Electromagnetics, Hybrid MOM/FDTD/UTD

Websites

Clemson EMAG
Clemson EMAG - Free codes
EMCLAB (Missouri)
ACES
CCEM (Illinois)