Powersim is excited to announce that it has been acquired by Altair.
Free Demo15-day TrialPSIM for Power Supplies*
Simulation FunctionLimited**YesFully Functional
Maximum Circuit Size34 ElementsUnlimitedUnlimited
C block (built-in C interpreter) & Advanced DLL Blocks--YesYes
Saturable Core ElementYesYesYes
3-phase PLL blocks and 1-phase-3-phase enhanced PLL blocks--YesYes
Monte Carlo, Sensitivity, Fault Analysis--YesYes
AVAILABLE MODULES
Digital Control ModuleYesYesIncluded
Thermal ModuleYesYesIncluded
Renewable Energy ModuleYesYesIncluded
Motor Drive ModuleYesYesOptional Add-on
DESIGN
New: EMI Design Suite--YesIncluded
New: Power Supply Design Suite--YesIncluded
HEV + Motor Control Design Suites--YesOptional Add-on
CODE GENERATION
PIL Module--YesOptional Add-on
SimCoder Module--YesOptional Add-on
F2833x+F2803x+F2806x+F2802x+F2837x+F28004x Targets--YesOptional Add-ons
PE-Expert4 Target--YesOptional Add-on
LINKS with other software
SimCoupler ModuleYesYesOptional Add-on
SPICE Module--YesIncluded
MagCoupler Module--YesOptional Add-on
MagCoupler-RT Module--YesOptional Add-on
ModCoupler-VHDL or Verilog Modules--YesOptional Add-on
FMI Module--YesOptional Add-on
Annual Maintenance - Free Updates & Other Benefits----One Year
LICENSE TERM--15-day trialOne Year
Price (US$)Free--4,790.
* Pricing may vary depending on region, your selected package or Module add-ons, and is subject to change without notice. PSIM is now available in Altair's Electronic Designer / Engineer Suite.
** In addition to the 34-element limit, the demo version also imposes limits and restrictions on individual elements and functionality, including simulation function (data points limited to 6000 in SIMVIEW and PSIM runtime graphs). Subcircuit and library editing functions are disabled. The PSIM demo has restricted access to only the Motor, Digital, SimCoupler, Thermal, Renewable Energy Modules, and a demo of the SmartCtrl Pro software.
Free Demo15-day TrialStudentAnnual Academic License
Simulation FunctionLimited**Fully FunctionalFully Functional***Fully Functional
Maximum Circuit Size34 ElementsUnlimited60 ElementsUnlimited
C block (built-in C interpreter) & Advanced DLL Blocks--Yes--Yes
3-phase PLL blocks & 1-phase-3-phase enhanced PLL blocks--Yes--Yes
Saturable Core ElementYesYes--Yes
Monte Carlo, Sensitivity, Fault Analysis--Yes--Yes
AVAILABLE MODULES
Motor Drive ModuleYesYesYesYes
Digital Control ModuleYesYesYesYes
Renewable Energy ModuleYesYesYesYes
Thermal ModuleYesYes--Yes
DESIGN
HEV + Motor Control Design Suites--Yes--Yes
New: EMI Design Suite--Yes--Optional Add-on
New: Power Supply Design Suite--Yes--Optional Add-on
CODE GENERATION
SimCoder Package (embedded code gen):
SimCoder+F2833x+F2803x+F2806x+F2802x+F2837x+F28004x
--Yes--Optional Add-on
PE-Expert4 Target--Yes--Optional Add-on
PIL Module--Yes--Optional Add-on
LINKS with other software
SPICE Module--Yes--Yes
SimCoupler ModuleYesYes--Yes
MagCoupler Module--Yes--Optional Add-on
MagCoupler-RT Module--Yes--Optional Add-on
ModCoupler-VHDL or Verilog Modules--Yes--Optional Add-on
FMI Module--Yes--Optional Add-on
LICENSE TERM--15-day TrialTime LimitedOne Year
Annual Maintenance - Free Updates & Other Benefits------One Year
* Pricing may vary depending on region and add-ons, and is subject to change without notice.

** In addition to the 34-element limit, the demo version also imposes limits and restrictions on individual elements and functionality, including simulation function (data points limited to 6000 in SIMVIEW and PSIM runtime graphs). Subcircuit and library editing functions are disabled. The PSIM demo has restricted access to only the Motor, Digital, SimCoupler, Thermal, Renewable Energy Modules, and a demo of the SmartCtrl Pro software.

*** The PSIM Student version has limits on non-linear machine models and scripting functions. PWM IC Controllers are not available with PSIM Student version.

Note: The current set of PSIM Student licenses will expire December 31 2022. Students may also request access to the free software Altair Student Edition; more information:   https://altairuniversity.com/altairuniversity-for-students/
INDUSTRY LICENSING OPTIONS
  • Custom network options for variety of security requirements
  • Protect the software investment, renew annual maintenance
  • Install on multiple computers
  • Perpetual or subscription
ACADEMIC LICENSING OPTIONS
  • Free PSIM Student version licenses
  • Academic Packages offer more users and more functionality
  • Install on multiple computers
  • Perpetual or subscription