NI AWR Design Environment
This platform provides a design environment that seamlessly integrates the following software products/technologies:

  • Microwave Office - RF circuit simulation and model libraries supporting MMIC, RF PCB and module based designs
  • Visual System Simulator™ - Communication and radar system simulation with comprehensive RF and DSP behavioral model libraries 
  • Analog Office - Circuit simulation, PDKs and design flows to support small-scale and RF sections of large-scale SiGe and CMOS RFICs
  • Electromagnetic analysis - for transmission line, passive component, antenna and interconnect modeling
    • AXIEM - planar EM simulator based on MoM techniques
    • Analyst™ -3D finite element EM solver for arbitrarily shaped structures such as bond wires, ball grids an 3D antenna structures

Additional Software Products

  • AntSyn™ - automates antenna design, synthesis and optimization through patented evolutionary algorithms and EM simulation
  • Analyst-MP™ - an expanded technology suite of Analyst™ 3D FEM EM simulation and analysis software. 
  • TX-LINE - transmission line calculator (freeware)

These software solutions are add-on modules that enhances NI AWR Design Environment user-productivity.

  • AWR Connected™ - interoperability with 3rd party design tools
  • iMatch - design assistance to generate parasitic-aware impedance matching networks
  • iFilter - accelerate design starts with this filter synthesis module for creating lumped-element and distributed filters based on user-defined filter responses.
  • RF Planner™ - for cascaded RF measurements and budget analysis
  • Radar Library - block models and support for radar signal processing 
  • Network Synthesis - synthesis of various circuit topologies
  • 5G Library5G candidate modulation waveforms 
  • TestWave - interface module for connecting to test and measurement equipment