Virtual prototyping cuts down on the costs of R&D by shortening the iteration cycle, identifying and addressing design flaws early in development, and bringing parts to market faster.
CST Studio Suite provides fast, accurate, accessible electromagnetic simulation for engineers, designers, and researchers working in many fields, including microwaves, RF & optical, EDA & electronics, electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), particle dynamics, statics, and low frequencies.
9 high-frequency, 5 low-frequency, 4 multiphysics, 3 particle dynamics solvers, and 3 EDA & EMC solvers.
Solvers are bundled into CST modules according to purpose, such as CST Microwave Studio, CST EM Studio, CST PCB Studio, CST Particle Studio, CST Cable Studio, and more.
Two-way SOLIDWORKS, PTC Creo, Altium, and other connectors.
A powerful standalone low-frequency electromagnetic, electromechanical, and multiphysics solution.
Supports high core counts and multi-GPU acceleration for the largest simulations.
An ENTIRE ARRAY of world-class EM simulation and multi-physics products in ONE.
CST MICROWAVE STUDIO
3D EM simulation of high frequencies
CST EM STUDIO
3D EM simulation for statics and low frequencies
CST PARTICLE STUDIO
Interaction of EM fields with free moving charges
CST CABLE STUDIO
Signal integrity and EMC/EMI analysis of cable harnesses
CST PCB STUDIO
Signal and power integrity and EMC/EMI analysis of PCBs
Signal integrity and rule-checking of PCB layouts
CST MPHYSICS STUDIO
Thermal and mechanical effects of EM fields
CST DESIGN STUDIO
Circuit simulator, coupling of 3D models, system assembly modeling
Import, generate, and model complex structures with ease
Easily visualize results and process data with VBA/Python/MATLAB
Users can construct and edit simulation models using CST Studio Suite’s powerful parametric CAD interface. It supports all major CAD and Electronic Design Automation (EDA) options and then some.
SOLIDWORKS users can enjoy a direct two-way link in their CAD operations. Whatever your software choices, you can expect a smooth transition between workspaces.
EM simulations apply to many substances, including magnetics, photonics, and biological physics, which each display unique characteristics.
CST Studio Suite includes the material models necessary to simulate a wide range of electromagnetic phenomenon, including plasmonic and photonic effects, ferromagnetism, secondary electron emission, and biological heating.
An accurate model of the human body is critical to many EM fields, especially in healthcare and life sciences.
CST Studio Suite includes both voxel-based and CAD-based body models with detailed internal structure and realistic EM and thermal properties.
The fast, accurate meshing provided by CST Studio Suite offers mesh refinement and automatic adaption to increase mesh quality in key parts of the model.
Proprietary Perfect Boundary Approximation models even the most complex CAD data, even for models with billions of mesh cells.
CST Studio Suite provides users with an array of synthesis tools to automatically build models of potential designs for planar and cavity filters, antennae, antenna arrays, and waveguides.
CST Studio Suite's huge solver array and co-simulation capabilities make it suitable for a wide variety of applications, including antennas, microwaves & RF, biological EM, optical, EDA/electronics, EMC/EMI, particle dynamics, statics/low frequency, and coupled thermal and structural multiphysics.
CST Studio Suite scales to the highest-end workstation CPUs, GPUs, and distributing computing setups.
Additionally, a base CST license will support parallelization across all cores of your first two CPU sockets with no additional license purchases necessary.
CST Studio Suite is powerful software, so learning to make the most of it isn’t trivial. Thankfully, Dassault Systèmes and GoEngineerprovide plenty of resources on the path to proficiency: