Mentor Graphics Corp. has announced that it has acquired Nimbic, Inc., a leading provider of Maxwell-accurate, 3D full-wave electromagnetic simulation solutions.
Nimbic was founded in 2006 (as Physware) by Professor Vikram Jandhyala, with a founding tech team that included ACE Lab and UW EE alumni Dr. Dipanjan Gope, Dr. Swagato Chakraborty, Dr. James Pingenot, and Devan Williams, with Dr. Xiren Wang and Dr. Mosin Mondal joining later.
Nimbic’s nWave 3D field solver enables signal integrity, power integrity and EMI analysis for chip-package-board design. Nimbic’s nCloud scalable cloud compute platform facilitates EM integrity analysis for complex designs cost-effectively and in near real time. Nimbic’s customers include Texas Instruments, Renesas, nVidia, Toshiba, Qualcomm and Panasonic.