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The Abaqus Research Edition includes access to Abaqus/Standard, Abaqus/Explicit, and Abaqus/CAE. Inclusion of both Abaqus/Standard and Abaqus/Explicit allows the choice of appropriate analysis techniques or even a combination of both analysis techniques for different types of simulations. User-defined subroutines allow flexibility in modeling advanced research materials, complex surface and contact behaviors, and other user-specific features.


Provides analysis technology to solve traditional implicit finite element analyses such as static, dynamics, and thermal


Provides analysis technology focused on transient dynamics and quasi-static analyses using an explicit approach


Provides a complete modeling and visualization environment for Abaqus analysis products with direct access to CAD models, advanced meshing, and visualization.


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