The College of Engineering has a site license for STAR-CCM+, a single interface multidisciplinary simulation tool (single/multiphase flow, combustion, CHT, structural, particle) that contains CAD, geometry import/preparation/wrapping, meshing, visualization, and automation.
Windows Desktop computers and Linux.
The College of Engineering now has two licenses for STAR-CCM+:
All systems in the College of Engineering by default use a minimalist license for light usage of STAR-CCM+.
If you plan on heavily using STAR-CCM+ (the minimalist license isn't enough) read the Power-on-Demand section below.
This license can be used for instruction. For research or installation on personal laptops or desktops please contact email@example.com.
Add the following command line options:
Example: starccm+ -server -licpath firstname.lastname@example.org -power -podkey o9CXoABQmdGVB7Yv95B2krVyFYQ -load Full_Path_To_SIM_File
STAR-CCM+ licenses currently in use: https://order.engr.oregonstate.edu/phplicensewatcher/details.php?listing=0&server=1
Students and faculty with ENGINEERING Windows desktop computers can install STAR-CCM+ via "Software Center", found in the start menu. Linux users can find STAR-CCM+ in /usr/local/apps64.
You can register an account with Siemens for access to their support portal. Do NOT use your OSU ONID credentials for this account.
Siemens Support Center