COMSOL Conference 2014

COMSOL Conference Sponsors

The COMSOL Conference is proud to attract a varied and exciting group of sponsors spanning many fields and industries. If your organization is interested in sponsoring a future conference please email for more information.

Gold Sponsors

AltaSim Technologies

AltaSim Technologies helps our customers develop innovative and cost effective solutions to improve their products and processes by leveraging our advanced engineering and technology development skills. By harnessing our advanced computational and multiphysics analysis capabilities, our customers are able to explore, develop and apply alternative solutions without the delays and expense associated with traditional testing and evaluation.


ATOA Scientific Technologies

ATOA Scientific Technologies (ATOAST) is India's first certified Multiphysics CAE design simulation solution provider. ATOAST provides engineering design simulation services across the engineering physics, length scale, and materials. ATOAST leverages state of the art CAE, material technology, scientific discoveries, and coupled with years of practical experience to provide engineering design simulation solution for our clients for practical and viable engineering product and process development through simulations. Multiphysics optimization involving Flow, structural, thermal, and electromagnetics for product design to lower cost and cycle time is one of our core competency. ATOA is recently introduced 3D printing services, to offer concept to CAE to functional prototyping to our clients.


Continuum Blue

Continuum Blue is a British based company which helps customers internationally to develop, assess & optimise new innovative technologies & existing products, using advanced multiphysics simulation & analysis methods. Continuum Blue have been COMSOL™ Certified Consultants for over 6 years, & have extensive knowledge & expertise in using COMSOL™. Whether you want to use Continuum Blue as a consultancy service or get them to develop your COMSOL™ multiphysics models, Continuum Blue can help take your analysis needs to the next level. With experience in complex coupled multiphysics, multiphase fluid flow, conjugate heat transfer problems, electrical & electromagnetic, to highly nonlinear structural simulations, Continuum Blue can help.

Complementary to their multiphysics capabilities, Continuum Blue also perform advanced material selection, assessment & optimisation services. With the use of extensive materials databases, combined with their knowledge of characterizing specialty ceramics, metal alloys, elastomeric materials, Continuum Blue can help you find optional materials for your product needs. They have both wet & dry R&D laboratories, including tensile testing facilities to physically test & characterise client products & materials. Continuum Blue provides Multiphysics Analysis (Nonlinear FEA & CFD); Motion simulations; Materials selection, assessment & optimization; Materials testing & failure analysis; Contract research.


Cycloid System Private Limited

Cycloid System develops & manufactures 3D Printer & provides 3D Printing service. They make FDM type desktop 3D Printer for corporate & educational usage. Cycloid also offers consumer use 3D Printing services.

Sponsor is a searchable database of over 80,000 material data sheets, including property and descriptive information on polymers, metals, ceramics, and other engineering materials. Users may search MatWeb by property value, alloy composition, keyword, or use the index. Search results may be sorted and compared in a single table. MatWeb is freely available and does not require registration. However, the advanced features are only available to Premium users. The newest Premium features are data exports into analysis programs such as COMSOL Multiphysics. MatWeb data and tools can also be licensed for custom applications by manufacturers and suppliers.



transtec, founded in 1980, with its headquarters in Tübingen, Germany, belongs to the leading European experts in High Performance Computing. We develop individual solutions according to the customer’s requirements and we support our customers throughout life cycle of the solution. Small to medium-sized businesses as well as academic institutions value our intelligent, easy-to-manage HPC solutions.

transtec’s competence does not only comprise in-depth knowledge with all current hardware & software technologies being used within the HPC ecosystem, but also include a long-term expertise in numerous applications from Life Sciences, CAE, Physics, and various other areas of research. This helps us understand customers’ workflows and provide the customer with an expert opinion regarding the deployment of new technologies like remote visualization or parallel filesystems.

transtec is a specialist in sizing and deploying high-performance and parallel filesystem storage solutions to customers, and looks back upon a history of several petabytes of HPC storage deployed, including various open-source as well as commercial implementations.


Veryst Engineering

Veryst Engineering specializes in addressing complex, coupled, and nonlinear engineering problems using a combination of advanced simulations and specialized experimentation. Located in the Boston area and serving a global client base, Veryst serves clients in such industries as medical devices, energy, consumer products, transportation, metal forming, and heavy manufacturing as well as government agencies. Veryst's resources include materials testing facilities and PolyUMod, a proprietary software library of material models tailored for the design and analysis of rubber, thermoset, thermoplastic, foam, advanced biomaterials, and other polymeric products.

Silver Sponsors

Mercury Learning and Information

Mercury Learning and Information provides print and digital content in the areas of science and medicine, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM disciplines) for the professional/reference, library, higher education, career school and online training markets.



Microway designs the highest performing graphics workstations and compute clusters for power hungry applications including visualization, analysis and simulation. We will exhibit our WhisperStation running the latest Intel and AMD CPUs, Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessors, and Nvidia Quadro+Tesla GPUs. Our systems are delivered fully integrated with Windows and/or Linux, ready to run COMSOL Multiphysics® and the most popular design and simulation software. Microway offers remote benchmarking for GPU-accelerated AMBER, MATLAB®, CULA, NAMD, LAMMPS, Gromacs, TeraChem, as well as user provided Phi coprocessor custom codes. Our salespeople understand your applications and our tech support team solves problems fast.

Designing for HPC since 1982, Microway is a small, woman-owned business with GSA Schedule GS-35F-0431N. Our MHEC contract number is MC12-F05.


Noumenon Multiphysics

Noumenon Multiphysics is an applied physics/mathematics consultancy firm specializing in modeling and simulation services for science-based and engineering industry. We use advanced mathematical and physics techniques to model complex phenomena that industries use or wish to use. This leads to greater insight - more accurate simulations or mathematical models of phenomena - which can be used to optimize products and processes, or develop new ones.


Numerical Design

Numerical Design Inc. provides customer-driven solutions to complex problems that involve multiple physical phenomena interacting through non-standard or non-linear couplings. NDI serves a variety of high-tech industries that require resolution of pressing technical issues in a time-critical manner. Specific expertise includes: MEMS, microfluidics, electrokinetics, semiconductor cooling strategies, heat transfer, thermodynamics, and chemical processes.

Dr. Carl Meinhart leads the NDI team. He has 12 years of COMSOL experience for solving problems ranging from fundamental microfluidics research to analysis of commercial products. Dr. Meinhart is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of California – Santa Barbara. He holds five patents, 50+ publications, and is a Fellow of the American Physics Society.


Pryor Knowledge Systems

Pryor Knowledge Systems (PKS) provides innovative solutions for difficult technical problems. PKS is a COMSOL® Certified Consultant providing multiphysics modeling design, development and training services using COMSOL Multiphysics Modeling software. Dr. Pryor, President and CEO, is the author of three textbooks which are now available: Multiphysics Modeling Using COMSOL, Multiphysics Modeling Using COMSOL 4, and RF Module: The Three Stub Tuner, a volume in the Multiphysics Modeling Series.



Simpleware develops world-leading mesh generation software which converts 3D scan data into high-quality computer models used for CAD, Finite Element, CFD, and Rapid Prototyping. Simpleware software is used in a variety of research fields, including: Industrial Reverse Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Research, Geology, and Natural Sciences. Simpleware generates accurate analysis-ready meshes which can be directly imported into COMSOL Multiphysics®.

Media Sponsors

3D Cad Portal

3DCadPortal is the first CadCamCae Information Portal to be published in the Spanish language. We provide our readership with many resources for 3D design technologies including information on software and hardware, suppliers, consulting services, schools, articles, news, terminology and jobs. Our main audience is comprised of designers, engineers and scientists.


Auto Tech Review

Auto Tech Review is India's first & only automotive magazine with a core focus on technology. The magazine takes a 360-degree approach to automotive journalism, and disseminates knowledge and information on the sector through its initiatives in print, online, digital and events.

Published under the tagline - The Language of Technology - Auto Tech Review is a trade magazine for the technology-oriented readers, with in-depth technical articles that give an exclusive insight into progress in automotive engineering, and research & development. Be it passenger cars, commercial vehicles, two-wheelers, three-wheelers or suppliers - Auto Tech Review brings to the industry unmatched quality of technology knowledge on anything automotive.

Launched in January 2012, Auto Tech Review has fast become an essential source of information for readers not just in India, but across many countries in the world, delivered monthly. The magazine is published by Springer India - the Indian subsidiary of Springer, a global publishing company that publishes books, e-books and peer-reviewed journals in the areas of science, technology and medicine (STM).


Chemical Engineering Progress

Chemical Engineering Progress (CEP) is the monthly flagship publication of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), a professional society of more than 45,000 members in 100 countries. Almost three-quarters of these influential readers work in industry, with the rest employed in academia and government. CEP provides practical, essential technical and professional advice to this key audience, while also serving as a focal point for information exchange at the frontiers of chemical engineering in energy, sustainability, biological and environmental engineering, nanotechnology and chemical plant safety and security.



DailyCADCAM is a business-to-business Media Company providing systematic and complete source of essential information about CAD, CAM, CAE, CFD and PLM for design professionals. has emerged as number one online resource for design professionals in Asia for latest CAD, CAM, CAE, CFD, PLM and hardware news, articles, tips, tutorials, events and industry information.


Desktop Engineering

DE is the market leader in technology information for Design Engineers. Our print magazine, website, newsletters and blogs focus on what design engineering teams need to know about CAD, PLM, Visualization, Analysis, Simulation, 3D Scanning, Additive Manufacturing, Rapid Prototyping, Test and the computer systems that enable great design. DE delivers an audience of 60,000* design professionals who use DE as a resource of information to do their jobs smarter and faster. DE is produced by Level 5 Communications, Inc., in Dublin, NH. *Source: June 2012 BPA Circulation Statement.


Design World

Design World serves the design engineer, machine builder and OEM in several growth markets including medical, packaging, semiconductor, and factory automation. DW delivers relevant editorial content and the most up-to-date supplier product and technology releases. In addition, DW provides 3D CAD models, video, specialized rapid prototyping supplements, and targeted engineering resources by product and technology. Design World continues to produce best-in-class print and online resources to help engineers do their jobs better, faster and under budget.



DEVELOP3D Magazine tracks all the essential technologies used throughout the product development process - from concept, through design and manufacturing. Key topics range from CAD/CAM/CAE software and workstation technology to rapid prototyping, reverse engineering, direct manufacturing and mould and die design. DEVELOP3D is available in print, PDF, online and on the iPhone/iPad/Kindle. The print magazine features a bold contemporary design and is free to UK subscribers.


Efficient Manufacturing

EM is a leading trade magazine on Efficient Manufacturing and related areas, from publish-industry India Pvt Ltd, the Indian subsidiary of publish-industry Verlag GmbH, Germany. The magazine is aimed at not only the top-decision-makers but also engineers and technocrats from the manufacturing fraternity. EM, with highly competent presentation and quality articles, provides a comprehensive coverage on current technological and market trends, interesting applications, new products and solutions, as well as success stories in the efficient manufacturing areas, along with interviews with manufacturing experts & leaders. Its readers are spread across Automotive, Machine Tools, Electrical & Electronics, Power & Energy, Material Handling & Logistics, General Machinery, Steel & Mining sectors....making it the most sought after magazine in this sector. EM offers a better and broader platform facilitating effective interaction among key decision makers from the entire manufacturing value chain. For Subscriptions, contact:


Eureka Magazine

For more than three decades, Eureka has been the magazine of choice for design engineers. By reporting on the latest technology, innovations and engineering applications, it seeks to inspire engineers to make their designs more efficient, cost-effective and commercially successful.

Running the gamut of engineering applications, Eureka includes special features on the aerospace, renewable energy, medical and automotive sectors, as well as covering all the technology areas relevant to the modern design engineer.


IEEE Spectrum

IEEE Spectrum magazine is the flagship publication of IEEE, the world's leading professional association for the advancement of technology. It is a magazine for the people driving change and actively looking for solutions to complex problems. IEEE Spectrum explores future technology trends and their impact on society and business. Together, the award-winning IEEE Spectrum magazine and IEEE Spectrum Web site editorial capture the attention of a worldwide audience of technology professionals and senior executives-including more than 400,000 IEEE members-working in the high technology sectors of industry, government, and academia. Subscribers include engineering managers and corporate and financial executives.


IET Publishing

The IET is Europe's largest professional body of engineers with almost 160,000 members in 127 countries. It offers a range of services and resources to the engineering community including an extensive publishing programme. For the research community, the IET publishes a portfolio of research, letters and open access journals and over 400 eBooks; all located within the dynamic and market-leading IET Digital Library. Of particular note, The Journal of Engineering is an open access journal that publishes articles across a broad range of topics which are then freely available to the research community. IET Inspec, a highly respected A&I database with over 14 million abstracts from a range of international publishers and, the world's largest online archive of engineering and technology video content are also available to support and develop engineering excellence.
IET Publishing


IOP Publishing

IOP Publishing provides a range of journals, magazines, books, websites and services that enable researchers and research organisations to reach the widest possible audience for their research.

We combine the culture of a learned society with global reach and highly efficient and effective publishing systems and processes. With offices in the UK, US, Germany, China and Japan, and staff in many other locations including Mexico and Russia, we serve researchers in the physical and related sciences in all parts of the world.

IOP Publishing is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Institute of Physics. The Institute is a leading scientific society promoting physics and bringing physicists together for the benefit of all. Any profits generated by IOP Publishing are used by the Institute to support science and scientists in both the developed and developing world.


Microwave Journal

Microwave Journal® is the resource for working RF, microwave and wireless engineers. The magazine reaches 50,000 readers with the most respected editorial content in its field. Engineers are provided with the latest in technical information, special reports, new products and news shaping the current and future landscape of RF/microwave communications.


NASA Tech Briefs

The world's largest-circulation design engineering magazine, reporting NASA technology breakthroughs FIRST to over 190,000 forward-thinking engineers and managers throughout OEM industries and government. Each issue features new product ideas and engineering solutions in electronics, computing, software, materials, mechanics, and more.


Physics Today

Physics Today is the monthly magazine of the American Institute of Physics, sent to 120,000 scientists and engineers belonging to 10 different member societies.

Most researchers are lucky if they can stay abreast of the journal articles in their specialty, not to mention all the developments outside of their specialty. This is precisely what makes Physics Today so valuable: Readers in one field can learn what researchers are doing in other fields. No one can possibly follow every journal, but Physics Today readers can stay in touch with their peers and all the exciting developments in other areas of science.

Physics Today covers the gamut of scientific developments: authoritative and trusted articles on topics from nanomaterials to cosmology, from biomedical physics to the Higgs boson, from Earth's climate to the climate for science.



R&D exists to build, deliver, and grow a community of scientists and innovators who seek and provide answers in research and development through interactive editorial content and interconnected media. To become the standard strategic resource for R&D news, trends, products, and information in core and emerging sectors and the go-to technology forum for professionals in industrial, academic, and government laboratories. R&D 100 Awards: And as we celebrate the 51st anniversary of the awards, we’ll continue to recognize the year’s top high-technology products and innovations that help them stand out. Why do we do this? Movie stars have their Oscars; musicians have their Emmys; writers compete for Pulitzers; and the world’s top thinkers seek Nobels.


SAE Brasil

A SAE BRASIL é uma entidade sem fins lucrativos, cujo quadro de associados é integrado por pessoas físicas (empresários, acadêmicos, executivos, engenheiros técnicos e outros profissionais) que tem como principal interesse o desenvolvimento e a disseminação de conhecimentos e técnicas da Mobilidade.


Scientific Computing World

Scientific Computing World is the source for computing solutions for scientists and engineers. With the latest computing trends that underpin scientific research, industry features on laboratory informatics, statistical science, high-performance computing, and modelling and engineering, readers have access to independent, in-depth editorial content and informed commentary and analysis. Published bi-monthly and at no cost to readers, Scientific Computing World is essential reading for engineers, scientists, software and hardware vendors, and anyone involved in and looking for computing solutions.


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