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Ansys Redhawk-SC
Getting Started

Course Overview

This hands-on course is designed for new or current RedHawk-SC users and serves as a “Quick Start Training” for who may want to refresh their skills or get training on the following topics:

  • Big Data and SeaScape Platform
  • Setting up RedHawk-SC & Performing EM/IR Analysis
  • SeaScape Help system & APIs


  • Basic understanding of IR and EM signoff is expected. A basic familiarity with python is helpful.

Teaching Method

Self-paced slide presentation and computer practical sessions to validate acquired knowledge. Emphasis is placed on tool background & methodology as well as workshops.

Learning Outcome

Following completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand RedHawk-SC modelling and flows, the SeaScape big data platform and APIs, as well as a basic proficiency of how to run the tool for different analyses.

 Available Dates

Learning Options

Training materials for this course are available with an Ansys Learning Hub Subscription. If there is no active public schedule available, private training can be arranged. Please contact us.



This is a 1-day classroom course covering both lectures and workshops. For virtual training, this course is covered over 2 x 3-hour sessions lectures only.

Live Classroom Day

  • Introduction to Big Data and SeaScape Platform 
  • Challenges in PI Signoff and Methodology Overview 
  • Setting up RedHawk-SC & Performing EM/IR Analysis 
  • Reading in input data and performing data Integrity checks 
  • Grid robustness and construction integrity checks 
  • Power Calculation  
  • Static voltage drop analysis 
  • Dynamic voltage drop analysis 
  • Electromigration analysis 
  • Introduction to SC Help system & APIs