Frequently Requested Software



 Name
 Description  
 Where available  Home Use
AdobeCreative Cloud (inc. Photoshop & Illustrator)Software for graphic design, video editing, web development, and photography All Open Access machines
 Ansys   Engineering software   Smeaton, Babbage 102, Library PCs x 19 (level 0, outside 008 & in 003) 
 ArcGISMapping software All Open Access machines 
AutoCAD A software application for 2D and 3D computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting All Library Open Access machines, Babbage 102, RLB rooms 201, 202, 213, 403, 501, 601

 

  

CES EdupackA database of materials and process information, powerful materials software tools, and a range of supporting textbooks, lectures, projects, and exercisesSmeaton, Babbage 102, Library PCs x 19 (level 0, outside 008 & in 003)Yes - see link below to Work@Home software
LinuxA Unix-like and POSIX-compliant computer operating system All Open Access machines 
Lusas Modeller Engineering Software Smeaton, Babbage 102, Library PCs x 19 (level 0, outside 008 & in 003)
 
Masterseries   Engineering SoftwareMarine 111, Smeaton 100, 104, 105, 108, Library PCs x 19 (level 0, outside 008 & in 003) 
MATLAB A high-level technical computing language and interactive environment for numerical computation, visualisation and programming All Open Access machines Available to buy at a much reduced student rate from http://www.mathworks.co.uk/
Minitab Statistical software All Open Access machines in the Library and Babbage, Cookworthy 239, 417, 512, 513, 514, 515, 517, 519, Smeaton 100,104 and Fitzroy 310
Yes - see link below to Work@Home software
NVivo (QSR) A qualitative data analysis (QDA) computer software package All Open Access machines Yes - see link below to Work@Home software
Sigma Plot Scientific data analysis and graphing software Fitzroy 310, Davy 707, Smeaton 100, all Library Open Access machines
 
Solidworks 3D mechanical CAD (computer-aided design) program

All Library Open Access machines, Babbage 102, RLB 201, 202, 211, 212, 213, 403, 501, 601, Brunel W102/a

 




   
     Link to software at home page, note you will be prompted to sign in with your university account - https://workathome.plymouth.ac.uk