EMPIRE XPU 9.0.0 Released

EMPIRE XPU 9.0.0 Released

EMPIRE XPU 9.0.0 Released
EMPIRE XPU 9.0.0 Released

New features & Enhancements

  • General:
    • New Conformal Field Injection: Improved 2D PGA for flat metals
    • New reconnectable remote simulation server
  • GUI:
    • New library element for voxel data files
    • Priority concept for mesh hints with overlapping areas
    • Improved transformation setup for farfield superposition
    • Import/Export of simulation setup
    • Show field probe location in 3D Design & 3D Display mode
    • Unification of normalization menus in field monitors
    • Improved compatibility with previous versions
    • Parallel simulation and preprocessing in parameter sweeps
    • Improved layout for variable sliders and values
    • No equation simplification by default in variables
    • Improved arrow input for function "Set Height"
    • Improved wire frame display for zero normal angle in 3D Design
    • Group name display in Infobox in 2D Design mode
    • Improved manual meshing behavior
    • Extended Material Database
    • Import and Export of views in edit modes
    • Improved via fence library element
    • Fix for flat solid extrusion
    • Improved automesh for parametric Boolean objects
    • Mesh hints support for ignore attribute
  • Import / Export:
    • New Collada 3D data import
    • Fix for GDSII import on Linux
    • Improved ODB++ import
    • Multpile DXF file import avoiding clones
    • Fix for OCC based export
    • IDTF/U3D export fix
    • Improved PCAD export for vias
    • Accelerated Gerber import
  • Simulation engine:
    • Support of anisotropic meta materials
    • Improved strategy selection
    • Field source excitation using Far field monitor results
    • Extended CPU recognition
    • Improved field monitor convergence for zero fields
    • Warning for ports embedded entirely in PEC
  • Postprocessing:
    • Server postprocessing support on local host
    • SAR preprocessing for slave monitors
    • S to Z parameter transformation for imported Touchstone files
  • 2D result plotting engine:
    • New plot type "Far field (RCS)" for bistatic scattering cross section
    • Fixed point format option for markers in plots
    • Option to include variant name in legends
    • Improved marker edit using current unit
    • Improved result table for Mimo-ECC
    • Fix for adding sweep plot
  • 3D result plotting engine:
    • Matching of maximum values in legend and marker at maximum location
    • SAR interpolation improvements for full volume monitors
    • Improved Field Monitor behaviour
    • Accelerated display of huge EM field monitors
  • Circuit simulation module and schematic editor:
    • New 4-port transmission line element
  • Documentation and Installation:
    • Fix for status commands on Linux
    • Silent installation support
    • Automatic copy of field source files in project folder
    • Updated uninstall list
    • Updated Manual, Examples, Tutorials, Application Notes

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