Simcenter Femap, which is part of the Xcelerator™ portfolio, the comprehensive and integrated portfolio of software and services from Siemens Digital Industries Software, is now being released on a biannual schedule in the spring and the fall, which began with version 2019.1 and continues with version 2021.1.

The latest release provides a variety of enhancements that will improve your productivity across the simulation workflow.


  • Maximizing FEA efficiency with enhanced meshing tools
  • Improve quality of a hex mesh using various tools in the meshing toolbox
  • Simplify user interface to display only available options for selected solvers via analysis filtering
  • Use the familiar interface and depth of functionality of Excel to update data in the function/table editor in real time or in bulk


  • Mesh control explorer pane to assist in creating complex shell and solid meshes
  • Customizable options for mesh propagation in various mesh sizing commands
  • Improved performance during entity selection, especially when area or front picking

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