User Guides

From this site user guides can be downloaded which address special topics and features in EMPIRE XPU.

3D CAD Data Import

This document describes the 3D Data import feature and parameters. Download ...

Ports

In this document, ports usage and their background are explained. Download...

Far Field Calculation

Thsi guide explains the set-up of the far field calulation. Download ...

Far Field Results

This document describes the display capabilities of 2D and 3D radiation pattern. Download ...

Resonance Estimation Technique

This documents explains the algorithm and parameters of the Resonance Estimation for the  DFT of time signals. Download ...

Discretization guide

In this document the discretization parameters for the automatic meshing engine are explained and references for further information are given. Download...

Parametric objects and properties

This guide explains how to define parameters for moving or stretching objects as well as entering parameters in properties or library objects. Download...

Frequency dependent materials

A Debye model is included in EMPIRE XPU for the accurate consideration of frequency dependent materials. Download ...

Optimizer

This guide explains the usage of the Optimizer, e.g. how to control the optimization and how to specify the optimization goal. Download...

Batch mode

This guide explains the usage of the Batch mode to queue jobs on local or remote hosts. Download...

Remote control

If several EMPIRE XPU licenses are available, the program can be executed on remote servers. This guide explains the setup of the remote service and its usage. Download...

Cluster Solver

This guide shows the set up of a cluster for solving very large simulation tasks on several computers. Download...

Import layout data

This guide explains the import of layout data and the meaning of the respective options. Download...

Export layout data

Here, the export of layout data and the respective options are explained. Download...

Touchstone file generation

This note explains the settings in order to obtain an S-Matrix in Touchstone format. Download ...

Spice netlist generation

Here, the generation of an equivalent lumped circuit is explained. Download...

Scripting

This guide demonstrates how scripting can be used in Empire. Download...

Co-Simulation Capability

This document shows a typical simulation flow interacting with other tools, e.g. MATLAB(R). Download ...

Thermal Solver

This guide demonstrates the usage of the thermal solver. Download...