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Product Releases

Submitted by Matt Fortin on Friday, June 18, 2021
SIMPLIS Technologies is pleased to announce that we have released version 8.5 of SIMetrix/SIMPLIS.  The major changes and enhancements can be found here.
Submitted by Matt Fortin on Wednesday, October 21, 2020
SIMPLIS Technologies is pleased to announce that we have released version 8.4 of SIMetrix/SIMPLIS.  Below is the breakdown of the major changes.
Submitted by Matt Fortin on Tuesday, May 14, 2019
SIMPLIS Technologies is pleased to announce that we have released version 8.3 of SIMetrix/SIMPLIS.  Below is the breakdown of the major changes. New Features for Both SIMetrix and SIMPLIS Curve Colour-label Editor A simple dialog to speed editing of curve colours and labels Simulator: SIMetrix and SIMPLIS Required Version: Classic, Pro, or Elite Other Improvements Schematic: Mouse panning using right button Schematic: Auto pan during edit operations Waveform viewer: Replot previously closed waveforms Simulator: SIMetrix and SIMPLIS Required Version: Classic, Pro… Read more
Submitted by Matt Fortin on Tuesday, February 27, 2018
SIMPLIS Technologies is pleased to announce that we have released version 8.2 of SIMetrix/SIMPLIS.  Below is the breakdown of the major changes. New Features for Both SIMetrix and SIMPLIS New Waveform Viewer The waveform viewer in version 8.2 is completely new and has been rewritten from the ground up. The new viewer remains compatible with previous versions but has many new features, higher performance, and improved graphics. More information Simulator: SIMetrix and SIMPLIS Required Version: Classic, Pro, or Elite Multi-step Probing The arbitrary fixed probe now has the… Read more

Press Releases

Submitted by Matt Fortin on Monday, February 22, 2021
SIMetrix Technologies, Ltd. and SIMPLIS Technologies, Inc. are pleased to announce that as of February 15, 2021, they are consolidating their sales efforts into the SIMPLIS sales office in Portland, Oregon in the U.S. The SIMetrix office in the UK will now focus exclusively on product development and technical support. John Warner, creator and lead developer of SIMetrix said “I am looking forward to having more time to focus on new product development. And Elaine Lovell, who has masterfully led our sales efforts for the past 16 years, is looking forward to her retirement.” “SIMetrix… Read more

Upcoming Events

Submitted by Matt Fortin on Wednesday, February 17, 2021
SIMPLIS will be attending the Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) on June 14th - 17th virtually.   Check back in a few days for information on how you can visit us at our virtual booth! 
Submitted by Matt Fortin on Thursday, May 21, 2020

Of Historical Interest

Submitted by Matt Fortin on Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Although we were saddened to hear about the cancelation of the in-person conference, we support the decision to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the community. Just like the organizers, SIMPLIS has created virtual presentations that cover, in-depth, the topics in our Exhibitor Seminar.  The seminar, in the form of webinars, will be on the topic of Using the SIMPLIS Magnetic Design Module in an LLC application with Digital Control using the SIMPLIS C-code DLL feature. Abstract: SIMPLIS Magnetics Design Module is used to analyze the performance of both the… Read more
Submitted by Matt Fortin on Tuesday, February 26, 2019
SIMPLIS Technologies attended APEC 2019 in Anaheim, CA on March 17-21, 2019. Our Exhibitor Seminar was held on Tuesday, March 19th from 2:15-2:45PM in Room 212AB where John Wilson and Andrija Stupar presented on the topic of "SIMPLIS Magnetic Design Module and User C-code DLL Defined Digital Device": A digitally controlled PFC boost converter is modeled in SIMPLIS with the control algorithm defined by a user-generated C-code DLL. Placed on the schematic like any other SIMPLIS component, the device behavior is defined by C or C++ code rather than by logic gates and other digital circuit… Read more
Submitted by John Wilson on Tuesday, February 21, 2017
SIMPLIS Technologies attended APEC 2017 in Tampa, FL on March 26-30, 2017. We were at Booth #1223 on the Main Exhibition Hall Floor. Our Exhibitor Seminar was held on Tuesday, March 28th from 2:15-2:45PM in Room 22 where Christopher Bridge and Tom Wilson presented on the topic of "Performing AC Analyses on PFC Converters": Because the SIMPLIS Periodic Operating Point (POP) & AC analyses are performed at a single operating frequency, performing AC analyses on time-domain simulation models of PFC converters is challenging, since the circuit typically has no true steady-state when the… Read more