General engineering analysis

Software Specification

LUSAS Analyst

A feature-rich engineering analysis system for general use consisting of:

  • Advanced high-performance element library including:
  • Bars
  • Thick + thin beams
  • Plane stress/strain continuum
  • Axisymmetric solid continuum
  • Solid continuum
  • Flat thin membranes
  • Thick + thin plates
  • Flat thick + thin shells
  • Axisymmetric membranes
  • Axisymmetric thin shells
  • Generalised joint/springs/gaps
  • Advanced materials including:
  • Isotropic, orthotropic, anisotropic, rigidity models, temperature dependency.
  • Integrated Windows user interface for Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
  • Integrated DXF and IGES interfaces

For linear static stress, linear buckling, natural frequency and fatigue analysis.


LUSAS Analyst software options

Included for new orders:

Fast Multifrontal Solvers

  • Fast Multifrontal Direct Solver
  • Fast Multifrontal Block Lanczos Eigensolver
  • Complex Eigensolver
  • Fast Parallel Direct Solver
  • Fast Parallel Iterative Solver

No other software options are availabnle for use with this software product.

LUSAS Analyst upgrade options

  • LUSAS Analyst plus - for nonlinear, dynamic, field/thermal analysis problems when used with the appropriate software options.


Other Software Available

  • LUSAS Composite for advanced analysis of all types of laminated and composite components.

Hardware requirements

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Software Information

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Any modelling, design and analysis capabilities described are dependent upon the LUSAS software product, version and option in use.