The COMSOL Group provides software solutions for multiphysics modeling. We are a fast growing high tech engineering software company with a proven track record and a vision as a leader of the industry. The company was founded in July 1986 in Stockholm, Sweden. We have grown to include offices in Brazil, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Russia, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the U.S.A.

Our corporate culture, like our products, is innovative, vibrant, and cutting edge. We are committed to encouraging creativity through an exciting, challenging environment in which individuals excel and grow. Talented employees and an active learning environment are the keys to our success. This has allowed us to grow to a staff of 460 people.

Founders and History

Svante Littmarck and Farhad Saeidi founded the company in 1986. Svante Littmarck is the CEO of the COMSOL Group and the President and CEO of COMSOL, Inc. Farhad Saeidi is the President of COMSOL AB.

Dr. h.c. Svante Littmarck
CEO of the COMSOL Group

Mr. Farhad Saeidi
President of COMSOL AB

In 1998 we released the first version of our flagship product, COMSOL Multiphysics®. In subsequent years, our product line has expanded to include a suite of discipline-specific add-on modules for Structural Mechanics, High and Low Frequency Electromagnetics, Fluid Flow, Heat Transfer, Chemical Reactions, MEMS, Acoustics, and more. We have added LiveLink products for CAD software, MATLAB®, and Excel® that deliver a seamless integration between COMSOL Multiphysics simulations and CAD packages, MATLAB and Excel. Multipurpose tools are also available and boost the functionality of our simulation platform to provide the CAE market with the best-in-class solution for verifying and optimizing your designs.

Our Mission

  • To develop easy-to-use software for modeling and simulation of real world multiphysics systems.
  • To assist our users in getting the most out of our products.
  • To sustain and reinforce COMSOL's position as a leading provider and developer of technical computing software.
  • To make our technology the primary tool for engineers, researchers and lecturers in the education and hi-tech product design fields.


Our customers are researchers and engineers working for leading technical enterprises, research labs, and universities. Our products help them design and develop better products. Our customers make our cars and aircrafts safer and more energy efficient, they enhance the reception to our cell phones, they search for new energy sources, explore the universe, develop medical equipment enabling more accurate diagnosis, and they educate the next generation of scientists.

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COMSOL Certified Consultants use their extensive experience with COMSOL Multiphysics® and our related products to deliver turnkey solutions for a wide range of modeling projects.

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