Engineering analysis and design software
Academic / research use

LUSAS Academic

(For academic users only)

LUSAS Academic software is used by universities and colleges worldwide for finite element research research and teaching / training purposes. 

By using the software protection device and licence key supplied, the full licenced version allows access to the following software products and options:

  • Software products: LUSAS Analyst, LUSAS Bridge, LUSAS Civil & Structural, LUSAS Composite

  • Software options: Fast Solvers, IMD Plus, Nonlinear, Dynamics, Thermal/Field, Heat of Hydration.

What do I get?

  • A fully functional version with no limit on problem size

  • State of the art finite element technology from one of the world's leading suppliers

  • An easy to use graphical user interface for Windows XP/2000/Vista/7/8

  • Extensive customisation capabilities through the LUSAS Programmable Interface

  • Special interfaces for researchers to incorporate their own research work
  • Collaborative research opportunities with LUSAS.
  • Reduced rates on scheduled LUSAS training courses (up to 50% discount on commercial rates) when available
  • Worked examples to help students understand the fundamentals of finite element analysis
  • An additional free Teaching / Training version of LUSAS to distribute freely to your students

Media and Documentation

  • The LUSAS Academic software kit is supplied with two CDs, one for installation of the full licenced version plus one which can be freely distributed to students for teaching purposes.
  • A LUSAS Modeller User Manual and two Examples Manuals (One for Civil Engineering, one for Mechanical Engineering) is provided with each kit. Other manuals are available in both PDF format and in printed form.

Analysis Capabilities

  • By using the software protection device and licence key supplied, the full licenced version allows access to the following software products and options:

Software products: LUSAS Analyst, LUSAS Bridge, LUSAS Civil & Structural, LUSAS Composite

Software options: Fast Solvers, IMD Plus, Nonlinear, Dynamics, Thermal/Field, Heat of Hydration.

A Free Teaching / Training Version

  • With every order for LUSAS Academic you will also receive a free copy of the Teaching / Training version of LUSAS which you can freely distribute to students.
  • The Student Teaching / Training version is a fully functional copy of the software but with limitations on the size of problem that can be done.
  • With a student licence key the Teaching / Training version will run analysis problems with up to 250 elements, 500 nodes, 1500 degrees of freedom, and 10 loadcases - which, together with the step-by-step example booklets, is ideal for teaching fundamentals of FE analysis
  • The CD (or download version) contains on-line help and all manuals in PDF form for direct printing.
  • Extra copies of the Teaching / Training CD and printed copies of the examples manuals are available for a nominal cost.

Technical Support

  • LUSAS Academic is available supported or unsupported. If teh support option is included, full Technical Support for each site licence is provided through a single named university contact.

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