Murata Software releases free version of Femtet® analysis simulation software



Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Chairman of the Board and President Representative Director
Tsuneo Murata  


Murata Software Co., Ltd. has today released Femtet® analysis simulation software (free version). While the Femtet® free version limits some functionality, it is ideal for progressively learning the fundamentals of Femtet® usage, allowing new users of simulations to grasp the basics of modelling and analysis.


Murata Software has been selling easy-to-use analysis software since February 2, 2008. At this time, the company has introduced the Femtet® free version for those with interest in but little time for running simulations and for those who want to learn about the usage methods at an easy pace. Although this is a limited functionality version, it allows trial usage of various Femtet® functions at no cost for up to 1 year.

(Restricted functions) 2-dimension (500 elements), 3-dimension (3000 elements)
(License period) Up to 1 year
(Included functions) Femtet basics pack, stress extension options

Please see the following Web site for details and to download the free version of Femtet®.
Japanese version at URL:
English version at URL:

About Femtet®


Femtet is analysis simulation software that Murata Manufacturing Company has been continuously improving over the past 35 years.
The software reduces rework during design and development, contributing to a reduction in development costs. Femtet® enables reduced costs for analysis simulation by providing powerful functions with user-friendly operation, at a price that eases introduction to the work flow. Technical staff who are new to analysis simulation can easily get started with the software, and it comes standard with easy-to-understand tutorials and helpful examples. It is breakthrough analysis simulation software used by many engineers and technicians.


(1) Multi-function: Contains 7 “solver” functions (electromagnetic wave analysis, electric field analysis, stress analysis, thermal conduction analysis, piezoelectric analysis, and acoustic wave analysis) as well as a linked analysis function for these areas, and it offers in a single package model creation and results display functions.

(2) Utility: Simple operation that enables use soon after installation.
Easy-to-understand tutorials and helpful examples come standard with the package.

(3) Low cost:

Japanese version: 1-year license (hardware, software license)       
Basic pack:  ¥198,000/license (tax not included)
Each option:
¥198,000/license (tax not included)
Academic pack:
¥19,800/license (software license only, tax not included)

English version: 1-year license (software license only)

Femtet Professional:   $4,999/license (tax not included)
Academic Pack: 
$199/license (tax not included)

For additional details about Femtet®, please see the Murata Software web site. 
Murata in Brief

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components & solutions, communication modules and power supply modules. Murata is committed to the development of advanced electronic materials and leading edge, multi-functional, high-density modules. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. For more information, visit Murata's website at