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3,567 views|3,278 comparisons
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3,151 views|2,945 comparisons
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1st
out of 4 in CAE
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3,567
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2nd
out of 4 in CAE
Views
3,151
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2,945
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0
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0
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Overview
MSC Nastran is a multidisciplinary structural analysis application used by engineers to perform static, dynamic, and thermal analysis across the linear and nonlinear domains, complemented with automated structural optimization and award winning embedded fatigue analysis technologies, all enabled by high performance computing.
Patran is the world's most widely used pre/post-processing software for Finite Element Analysis (FEA), providing solid modeling, meshing, analysis setup and post-processing for multiple solvers including MSC Nastran, Marc, Abaqus, LS-DYNA, ANSYS, and Pam-Crash.
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Sample Customers
Boiler Structure, Framework Construction
NASA (JWST-ISIM)
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider24%
Computer Software Company15%
Manufacturing Company12%
Government7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider26%
Computer Software Company14%
Manufacturing Company10%
Educational Organization8%

MSC NASTRAN is ranked 1st in CAE while MSC PATRAN is ranked 2nd in CAE. MSC NASTRAN is rated 0.0, while MSC PATRAN is rated 0.0. On the other hand, MSC NASTRAN is most compared with ANSYS Computer Aided Engineering and Autodesk Moldflow, whereas MSC PATRAN is most compared with ANSYS Computer Aided Engineering.

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