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Nasa Tech Briefs 2010 Product of the Year Finalist

COMSOL Multiphysics Simulation Software Selected Product of the Year Finalist by NASA Tech Briefs Magazine

BURLINGTON, MA (July 30, 2010)—COMSOL Inc. is pleased to announce that the newly released COMSOL Multiphysics® version 4.0 has been selected the NASA Tech Briefs 2010 Product of the Year Finalist. The winner was chosen by NASA Tech Briefs’ editors for its outstanding technical merit and practical value to the magazine’s 400,000 engineering and scientific readers. Learn more at:

“We’re thrilled to win the Product of the Year Finalist Award. It feels great that COMSOL version 4.0 is recognized by the NASA Tech Briefs’ editors,” comments Bernt Nilsson, Senior VP of Marketing with COMSOL, Inc. “ Version 4.0 is a major release. We launched an all-new user interface to boost productivity that has been very well received.”

About NASA Tech Briefs

NASA Tech Briefs is an official publication of NASA and is the largest-circulation BPA-audited US engineering magazine. Today, NASA Tech Briefs’ qualified circulation surpasses 190,000. The monthly magazine features exclusive reports of innovations developed by NASA and its industry partners/contractors that can be applied to develop new/improved products and solve engineering or manufacturing problems.

About COMSOL Multiphysics

COMSOL Multiphysics is a software environment for the modeling and simulation of any physics-based system. A particular strength is its ability to account for multiphysics phenomena. Optional modules add discipline-specific tools for acoustics, batteries & fuel cells, chemical engineering, earth science, electromagnetics, fluid dynamics, heat transfer, MEMS, plasma, and structural analysis.

This is COMSOL

COMSOL was founded in 1986. The company’s U.S. offices are located in Burlington, MA, Los Angeles, CA, and Palo Alto, CA. International operations has grown to include offices in the Benelux countries, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom. Additional information about the company is available at Additional information about the company is available at

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