Software

Solidworks

A Solid modeling, (CAD) and computer-aided engineering (CAE).

Space.URI held subscription.

Rhinoceros 3D

A commercial3D computer graphics and computer-aided design (CAD) application.

Space.URI held license.

AutoCAD (must use your student Autodesk account)

A commercial software application for 2D and 3D computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting.

Students can create a free Autodesk account.

MeshLab

An open source, portable, and extensible system for the processing and editing of unstructured 3D triangular meshes.”

Free download.

Meshmixer (must use your student Autodesk account)

A tool with several functions for manipulating 3D meshes. Its main use is for tidying up a 3D model, for example to remove areas that are not wanted, to fill holes, to sculpt the shape or to correct its orientation prior to 3D printing.

Students can create a free Autodesk account.

Summaries provided by Wikipedia.

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