Product Families

The following table shows the Structural-Fluid Dynamics Academic products grouped by sub-family. The second column shows the number of tasks (simultaneous users) per license that are available. For example, you can purchase ANSYS Academic Research as either a single-, 5- or 25-task license. 

Product/Family

Task Qty
Available

ACADEMIC ASSOCIATE
ANSYS Academic Associate Mechanical and CFD

1, 5

ANSYS Academic Associate CFD

1, 5

ANSYS Academic Associate HPC

1

ACADEMIC RESEARCH
ANSYS Academic Research Mechanical and CFD

1, 5, 25

ANSYS Academic Research Mechanical

1, 5, 25

ANSYS Academic Research CFD

1, 5, 25

ANSYS Academic Research Electronics Thermal

1, 5, 25

ANSYS Academic Research Polyflow

1, 5, 25

ANSYS Academic Research HPC

1

ANSYS Academic Research LS-DYNA

25

ANSYS Academic Research LS-DYNA HPC

1

ACADEMIC TEACHING
ANSYS Academic Teaching Mechanical and CFD

5, 25, 50

ANSYS Academic Teaching Mechanical

5, 25, 50

ANSYS Academic Teaching CFD

5, 25, 50

ACADEMIC TOOLBOX
ANSYS Academic Meshing Tools

1, 5, 25

ANSYS Academic Fuel Cell Tools

1, 5, 25

 

The Academic Toolbox products include:

  • Academic meshing tools - contains ANSYS ICEM CFD advanced meshing tools plus ANSYS DesignModeler and MCAD connection products; stand-alone toolbox product is intended for use with third-party CFD solvers
  • Academic fuel cell tools - contains ANSYS Fluent solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) and polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell (PEMFC) models; specialized solver models intended for use with any ANSYS academic product that contains ANSYS Fluent (fluid dynamics) capability

The academic high-performance computing (HPC) products are parallel processing tools that may be used only with the Research- and Associate-level products. These HPC products are sold per processor and are physics neutral, in that they will function with ANSYS Multiphysics, ANSYS Mechanical, ANSYS CFX, ANSYS Fluent and ANSYS Autodyn solvers.