Computer Requirements

Civil and Environmental Engineering

List of Software Used in CEE:

· Bentley in Hydraulics and Hydrology (Windows ONLY)

· Bentley: STAAD.PRO (Windows ONLY)

· AutoCAD



· ArcGIS 10.x (Windows ONLY)

Note: Only AutoCAD and MATLAB (R2014b and later) supports both Windows and MAC versions. The other software can only be installed in Windows or Windows emulator in MAC.

MAC is NOT recommended (lots of professional software packages do not have Mac version).

Minimum Requirements:


· Operating System:

o Windows 8 or later, and Windows 10 recommended

· RAM:

o 4 GB minimum, and 8 GB recommended

· Processer:

o Any Intel or AMD x86-64 dual-core processor with 2.2 GHz minimum, quad-core processor recommended

· Hard Disk Space:

o 100 GB, and 500 GB recommended

· Screen Resolution:

o 1024 X 768 with true color, and 1680 X 1050 or higher with true color recommended

· Video/Graphics Adaptor (for ArcGIS 10.x only):

o 64 MB RAM minimum, 256 MB RAM or higher recommended. NVIDIA, ATI, and Intel chipsets supported; 24-bit capable graphics accelerator; OpenGL version 2.0 runtime minimum is required, and Shader Model 3.0 or higher is recommended.

· Laptop with webcam is required. Webcam will be used for online courses to monitor students in exam which is taken remotely.