Now Available - COMSOL Multiphysics® 5.4 – Faster solvers, new modeling tools, & the freedom to distribute simulation applications

Valerio Marra COMSOL Employee

Hello,

I'm pleased to announce that COMSOL Multiphysics® 5.4 is now available. For details, visit: www.comsol.com/release/5.4

Release highlights:

  • COMSOL Compiler: For creating standalone executable applications.
  • Composite Materials Module: For modeling layered materials.
  • COMSOL Multiphysics: Multiple parameter nodes in the Model Builder. Group Model Builder nodes into folders. Coloring of physics and geometry selections. Several times faster solution time in the Windows® 7 and 10 operating systems for computers with more than 8 processor cores.
  • Multiphysics: Heat transfer, electric currents, and Joule heating in thin layered structures.
  • Electromagnetics: Fully parametric and ready-to-use parts for coils and magnetic cores.
  • Structural-thermal-optical-performance (STOP) analysis for ray optics.
  • Structural: Shock response spectrum analysis. Material activation for additive manufacturing.
  • Acoustics: Acoustic ports. Nonlinear acoustics Westervelt model.
  • Fluid flow:Large eddy simulation (LES). Fluid-structure interaction (FSI) for multiphase flow and multibody dynamics.
  • Heat transfer: Heat radiation with diffuse-specular reflections and semi-transparent surfaces. Light-diffusion equation.
  • Chemical: Lumped models for batteries. Updated thermodynamics interface.
  • Optimization: New topology optimization tool.

Enjoy!

Valerio

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Valerio Marra, PhD
Marketing Director
COMSOL, Inc.
+1-781-273-3322
valerio@comsol.com

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