Computer-Aided Design (CAD)

The laboratory is used by students for research projects and to supplement coursework involving design and analysis. It contains 40 personal computers and two complementary printers.

Lab Info

Location: 110 Cummington Mall, Rm. ENG 301

Need help? For technical support, please contact ENG IT at enghelp@bu.edu or
617-353-5303.

Equipment

Lenovo ThinkCentre M81 – Intel Core i5 – 4GB

Two Dell 5230n Laser Printers

Software

  • Adobe Reader XI
  • ANSYS 11.0 or Most Recent
  • ANSYS FLEXlm License Manager (Installed with ANSYS)
  • ArtCAM 2012
  • COMSOL 4.4
  • CutePDF Writer 3.0
  • Delcam
  • GibbsCAM 2013 Classroom Edition v10.5.4
  • Google Chrome
  • Matlab R2014A
  • McAfee VirusScan 8.8
  • MS Office 2010
  • MS Visual Studio 2005
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Mathematica 9
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Putty
  • PTC Creo 2.0
  • WinSCP
  • Wintruss
  • Solidworks 2013
  • X-Win32 2010
  • Virtual Molecular Dynamics Laboratory v.1.1.3.
  • SmartSync Software

Lab Calendar

The CAD Lab is open to all Mechanical Engineering Juniors and Seniors 24/7