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Use CMC Microsystems® services to gain access to Computer-Aided Design (CAD) tools for academic research, classroom, and industrial R&D in the areas of microelectronics, MEMS, microfluidics, photonics, and embedded systems.

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Altium Designer

Quick Start Guide: Installing Altium Designer Software and Accessing the License via CADpass R20

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Note: To download the installation file from the Altium website, you will need to contact CMC to obtain an Altium account.

Altium Designeraltium, Embedded Systems, fpga, microelectronics, Research Subscription

Ansys Quick Start Guides

Ansys Campus Solutions Softwareansys, circuit simulation, CMC Cloud, Education Subscription, HPC Enabled, industry, Integration, MEMS, microelectronics, microfluidics, multiphysics, nanofabrication, quantum, Research Subscription, VIE

Ansys Lumerical Solutions INTERCONNECT

Quick Start Guide: Installing Ansys Lumerical Interconnect via CADpass R20

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Ansys Lumerical INTERCONNECTansys, CMC Cloud, Education Subscription, Integration, microelectronics, photonics, Research Subscription

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Cadence Academic Suite for Teaching

Cadence Academic Suite for TeachingCadence, CMC Cloud, Education Subscription, Embedded Systems, microelectronics, training

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Cadence Allegro/OrCAD Software

Quick Start Guide: Installing Cadence Allegro/OrCAD via CADpass R20

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Cadence Allegro/OrCAD SoftwareCadence, CMC Cloud, Embedded Systems, microelectronics, Research Subscription, training

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Cadence University SoftwareCadence, CMC Cloud, Education Subscription, Embedded Systems, microelectronics, photonics, Research Subscription, training

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COMSOL Multiphysics

Quick Start Guide: Installing COMSOL Multiphysics via CADpass R20

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COMSOL MultiphysicsCMC Cloud, comsol, Education Subscription, HPC Enabled, Integration, MEMS, microelectronics, microfluidics, nanofabrication, photonics, quantum, Research Subscription

Coventor Semulator3D Modelling Software

Quick Start Guide: Installing SEMulator3D® via CADpass R20

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Coventor Semulator3D Modelling SoftwareFeatured, MEMS, MNI, Research Subscription

Quick Start Guide: Installing CoventorMP via CADpass R20

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CoventorMP MEMS Design PlatformCircuit Design, coventor, coventorMP, industry, Integration, MEMS, nanofabrication, Research Subscription, VIE

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Crosslight Semiconductor Device Simulation Software

Quick Start Guide: Installing Crosslight via CADpass R20

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Crosslight Semiconductor Device Simulation Softwarecrosslight, photonics, Research Subscription

Quick Start Guide: Installing dw-2000 via CADpass R20

Download from Design Workshop

Design Workshop dw-2000 Photonic Design SoftwareCircuit Design, design workshop, dw2000, industry, photonics, Research Subscription, VIE

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Intel FPGA Development Tools

Quick Start Guide: Setting up Intel FPGA Pro Tools License on Windows via CADpass R20

Download from Altera/Intel

Intel FPGA Development ToolsCMC Cloud, Embedded Systems, fpga, intel, microelectronics, Research Subscription

Keysight Technologies PathWave Software Platform

Quick Start Guide: Installing Keysight PathWave Software via CADpass R20

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Keysight Technologies PathWave Software PlatformCMC Cloud, Education Subscription, equipment rental, Integration, keysight, microelectronics, nanofabrication, quantum, Research Subscription

Luceda IPKISS.EDA Photonics Design Tool

Quick Start Guide: Installing Luceda IPKISS.eda via CADpass R20

Download from CMC

Luceda IPKISS.EDA Photonics Design ToolLuceda, photonics, Research Subscription

Mentor Graphics Higher Education Program

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Mentor Higher Education Programcircuit simulation, Education Subscription, Embedded Systems, fpga, Integration, MEMS, mentor graphics, microelectronics, mixed signal, nanofabrication, Research Subscription

Quick Start Guide: Installing Mentor Tanner via CADpass R20

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Mentor Tanner SuiteCircuit Design, CMC Cloud, industry, Integration, MEMS, nanofabrication, photonics, Research Subscription, VIE

National Instruments LabView Design Tool

Quick Start Guide: Installing NI LabVIEW via CADpass R20

Notes:

  1. You do not need to download and install all the toolsets – only the ones that you are interested in. For more notes about downloading the software, see the Quick Start Guide.
  2. You do not need a product serial number to download or install the tool. After the installation, you will need to activate it through CMC’s license server. Refer to the Quick Start Guide for instructions.
National Instruments LabView Design ToolEmbedded Systems, fpga, LabView, microelectronics, national instruments, Research Subscription

Quick Start Guide: Installing OptiFDTD via CADpass R20

Download from CMC

Optiwave OptiFDTD Design Toolcircuit simulation, industry, OptiFDTD, optiwave, photonics, Research Subscription, VIE

Photon Design CrystalWave and OmniSim Design Tools

Quick Start Guide: Installing Photon Design OmniSim/CrystalWave via CADpass R20

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Photon Design CrystalWave and OmniSim Design Toolsphoton design, photonics, Research Subscription

Photon Design FimmWave Design Tool

Quick Start Guide: Installing Photon Design FIMMWAVE via CADpass R20

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Photon Design FimmWave Design Toolphoton design, photonics, Research Subscription

Quick Start Guide: Installing SoftMEMS MEMS Pro via CADpass R20

Download from CMC

SoftMEMS MEMS ProCircuit Design, industry, Integration, MEMS, nanofabrication, Research Subscription, SoftMEMS, VIE

Quick Start Guide: Installing Dassault Design Systemes SolidWorks Software via CADpass R20

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SolidWorks Software PackagesCircuit Design, industry, Integration, MEMS, microfluidics, nanofabrication, quantum, Research Subscription, SolidWorks, VIE

Synopsys Design Tools

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Synopsys Design ToolsCMC Cloud, digital signal, Education Subscription, Embedded Systems, fpga, microelectronics, mixed signal, Research Subscription, Synopsys

Synopsys Photonic Solutions (Rsoft, OptSim, OptoDesigner)

Quick Start Guide: Installing Synopsys Photonic Solutions (RSoft Photonic Device, OptSim, and OptoDesigner) via CADpass R20

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Synopsys Photonic Solutions (Rsoft, OptSim, OptoDesigner)CMC Cloud, Education Subscription, photonics, Research Subscription, Synopsys

Synopsys QuantumATK Academic Software

Quick Start Guide: Installing Synopsys QuantumATK Academic Software via CADpass R20

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Synopsys QuantumATK Academic SoftwareCMC Cloud, Education Subscription, Integration, microelectronics, microfluidics, nanofabrication, quantum, Research Subscription, Synopsys

Synopsys Technology CAD Tools

Contact cad@cmc.ca to arrange.

Synopsys Technology CAD ToolsCMC Cloud, Education Subscription, Integration, microelectronics, nanofabrication, Research Subscription, Synopsys

ThermoFisher Scientific Amira and Avizo 3D Visualisation and Analysis Software

Quick Start Guide: Installing ThermoFisher Scientific Software via CADpass R20

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ThermoFisher Scientific Amira and Avizo 3D Visualisation and Analysis Softwareamira, avizo, fei, Research Subscription, ThermoFisher

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Xilinx ISE/Vivado Design Suite

Quick Start Guide: Installing Xilinx Software to Work with CADpass R20

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Xilinx ISE/Vivado Design SuiteCMC Cloud, Education Subscription, Embedded Systems, FPGAs, ISE Design Suite, microelectronics, Research Subscription, Vivado Design Suite, Xilinx

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Xilinx Vitis Unified Software Platform

Quick Start Guide: Installing Xilinx Software to Work with CADpass R20

Download from CMC

Xilinx Vitis Unified Software PlatformCMC Cloud, Education Subscription, Embedded Systems, FPGAs, microelectronics, Research Subscription, Xilinx

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Xilinx Vivado for Teaching

Quick Start Guide: Installing Xilinx Software to Work with CADpass R20

Download from CMC

Xilinx Vivado for TeachingEducation Subscription, Embedded Systems, FPGAs, microelectronics, Vivado Design Suite, Xilinx

Quick Start Guide: Installing camLine XperiDesk Process Design Environment via CADpass R20

Access through CADpass

XperiDesk SuiteCircuit Design, industry, Integration, MEMS, microelectronics, MNT Awards, nanofabrication, photonics, quantum, Research Subscription, VIE, xperidesk

ZEMAX OpticStudio Professional Optical Design Tool

Quick Start Guide: Installing Zemax OpticStudio via CADpass R20

Download from CMC

ZEMAX OpticStudio Professional Optical Design Toolphotonics, Research Subscription, zemax

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