CAE Lab Software

Software Title MSC suite
Windows? No
Linux? Yes
XenApp? No
Description
MSC Nastran is a multidisciplinary structural analysis application used by engineers to perform static, dynamic, and thermal analysis across the linear and nonlinear domains, complemented with automated structural optimization and award winning embedded fatigue analysis technologies, all enabled by high performance computing.

Patran is the world’s most widely used pre/post-processing software for Finite Element Analysis (FEA), providing solid modeling, meshing, and analysis setup for MSC Nastran, Marc, Abaqus, LS-DYNA, ANSYS, and Pam-Crash.
Other Details
Nastran and Patran can be found on the CAE Linux workstations. You can remote into them using SSH or SSVNC. 

If the software is not graphical, use SSH https://kb.wisc.edu/cae/80385

If the software is graphical, use ssvnc… There are some limitations we are unable to solve at this time https://kb.wisc.edu/cae/20309