Convert is the only unit conversion tool you'll ever need. It includes fast and simple conversions for distance, temperature, volume, time, speed, mass, power, density, pressure, energy and many others. In addition, you can also add your custom conversions.
CrystalMaker is an advanced chemical & materials modelling program, featuring energy minimization, crystal-engineering - combined with full crystallographic model building and visualization.
CrystalMaker provides a streamlined workflow that majors on productivity: just drag-and-drop your data files into the program for instant display in spectacular photo-realistic color. Manipulate structures in real time, with the mouse. Multiple View "bookmarks" and undo levels encourage exploration and discovery - ideal for teaching and research.
CrystalDiffract 6 is an all-new, stand-alone program, designed to make the world of X-ray and neutron powder diffraction intuitive, interactive - and fun!
CrystalDiffract 6 reads from crystal files - including CIF files - to simulate X-ray or neutron powder diffraction patterns. Real-time parameter controls let you experiment with diffraction and sample settings, with instant feedback. Combine these with instant mixture creation - and the ability to load observed data in the same window - and you have a powerful workbench application for researchers, teachers and students.
SingleCrystal is an elegant program designed to make the world of diffraction, reciprocal lattices and stereographic projections intuitive, interactive and fun!
SingleCrystal can simulate X-ray, neutron and electron diffraction patterns from single crystals, as well as being able to display reciprocal lattice sections and stereographic projections.
Cyberduck is a open source FTP and SFTP (SSH Secure File Transfer) browser licensed under the GPL with an easy to use interface, integration with external editors and support for many Mac OS X system technologies such as Spotlight, Bonjour, the Keychain and AppleScript.
Cygwin is a Linux-like environment for Windows. It consists of two parts: A DLL (cygwin1.dll) which acts as a Linux API emulation layer providing substantial Linux API functionality, and a collection of tools, which provide Linux look and feel.
For additional information, please refer to: Cygwin: LSU Overview.
Darik's Boot and Nuke ("DBAN") is a self-contained boot floppy that securely wipes the hard disks of most computers. DBAN will automatically and completely delete the contents of any hard disk that it can detect, which makes it an appropriate utility for bulk or emergency data destruction.
For additional information about this software, please see this GROK article: DBAN: LSU Overview
Dev-PHP is a well-featured IDE for PHP. Fast and powerful, it is easy to use and has a lot of cool features : class browser, scripts preview, integration with PHP parsers, PHP-GTK library, and Xdebug of course. Dev-PHP-usb slips even into your pocket.
Dia is roughly inspired by the commercial Windows program 'Visio', though more geared towards informal diagrams for casual use. It can be used to draw many different kinds of diagrams. It currently has special objects to help draw entity relationship diagrams, UML diagrams, flowcharts, network diagrams, and many other diagrams. It is also possible to add support for new shapes by writing simple XML files, using a subset of SVG to draw the shape.
For additional information, please refer to: Dia: LSU Overview
DzSoft Perl Editor is a tool for writing, editing, and debugging Perl/CGI scripts. It has a comfortable and intuitive interface both for beginners and advanced programmers. DzSoft Perl Editor is deceptively simple, but it is really a very powerful tool. It has debugging features, a very comfortable editor with syntax highlighting, a syntax check feature that finds errors in your script, and many other features for easy and comfortable Perl development.
For additional information, please refer to: DzSoft Perl Editor: LSU Overview.
Eclipse is an open source software development project dedicated to providing a robust, full-featured, commercial-quality, industry platform for the development of highly integrated tools.
To download Eclipse, please go to Eclipse's website.
For additional information regarding this software, please see this GROK article: Eclipse: LSU Overview.
EndNote gives you the tools you need for searching, organizing and sharing your research. It allows you to easily create bibliographies while writing papers, and includes features like finding full text for your references and automatically updating records. It also has syncing capabilities which let you access all of your references, attachments, and groups from anywhere.
For additional information, please refer to: Endnote: LSU Overview.
LSU faculty, staff and students eligible.
Faculty and staff members must be employed according to criteria defined by the LSU Department of Human Resource Management.
ERDAS IMAGINE is an advanced remote sensing, spatial modeling, and visualization platform used for image analysis, image processing, spatial analysis, geospatial modeling, raster-based GIS, 3-D visualization, and cartographic map compositions.
Information on downloading, installing, and licensing this software can be found at the Department of Geography & Anthropology.
Esri Business Analyst Desktop software combines GIS analysis and visualization capabilities with an extensive data package so you can gain a better understanding and timely information about your market, your customers, and your competition. Organizations use Business Analyst Desktop to improve decisions about consolidations or expansions, determine the effect of changes in consumer behavior on existing business models, and to explore opportunities driven by economic factors and changes in market place.
Evernote allows you to easily capture any moment, idea, inspiration, or experience whenever you want using whichever device or platform you find most convenient, and then to make all of that information easy to find, even when offline.
For additional information, please refer to Evernote: LSU Overview.
Mac users: Evernote can be downloaded from the Mac App Store
Windows users: Evernote Touch can be downloaded from the Microsoft App Store
FileZilla is a fast and reliable FTP client and server with lots of useful features and an intuitive interface.
For more information about this software, see this GROK article: FileZilla: LSU Overview
To download FileZilla, please go to the FileZilla download page.