EMPIRE XPU 8.03 Released

January 2021

The update of the latest major release 8.03 is now available. Many enhancements were integrated in the latest revision. Please fill in the Free Demo form for your personal copy.

New features & Enhancements

  • Graphical user interface:
    • Improved visualization speed in 2D and 3D mode
    • Fixes for reported exceptions
    • Suppression of word completion
    • Improved Copy/Paste, e.g. removed limitation for number of selections
    • Fixes for automatic meshing
    • Improved boolean operations
    • Group menu items, sort and visibility improvement
    • Improved support of variables in ports, group heights, field monitor plane
    • Improvements for QTEM port with multiple ground lines
  • Simulation control engine:
    • More adjustments for used number of cores, e.g. max-1
    • Support of PGA for advanced material objects
  • Postprocessing
    • Fix for far field processing command line string limitation
    • Far field phase center calculation including symmetry
    • Copy/Paste support of user defined equations
  • 2D and 3D result plotting engine:
    • IEC63195-2 compliant Power Density (sPD) for non-planar surfaces
    • Improved near field display for superposition
    • Near field data ASCII export in SI units
    • Fixes for near field markers and far field legend maximum value
    • Frequency dependent far field results
    • Display improvements, e.g. iso lines, zoom focus, meshed structure
    • Thermal point probes support
  • Data exchange:
    • Compatibility improvements to version 7
    • Adjustable cut angle for drill holes in polygons
  • Documentation
    • Tutorials, examples and manual updates