Academic Researchers

Altair provides academic researchers working on non-commercial (public) projects with access to the most comprehensive, most powerful open-architecture and user-friendly software portfolio on the market. Researchers in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and data science can take advantage of the market’s premier technology at heavily discounted rates that work for their budget.

We prepare researchers for the future by enabling exploration and innovation through the application of simulation, optimization, and data analytics technology. Through our technology, we strive to deepen your passion for engineering and science and help you design and develop better, faster products and processes.


Licensing and Support for Researchers

Altair’s solutions for researchers feature leading simulation, data analytics, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning tools. The Global Academic Program offers the right license option for any kind of scenario:

  • Non-commercial license
  • Campus license for teaching, learning, and researchers
  • Stand-alone license for individual researchers

Researchers can benefit from application-specific training materials and round-the-clock technical support – all at the same level that industry users receive.

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Altair Research Initiative (ARI)

The Altair Research Initiative (ARI) empowers academic research laboratories and institutions interested in working on collaborative R&D projects with Altair. As part of this partnership, Altair provides researchers with the market’s latest tools and resources.

In addition, the ARI also provides researchers with:

  • Access to Altair software
  • Support grants and open-source initiatives
  • Participation in advisory boards and memberships
  • And much more
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