Specialist and teaching software

Below is the list of specialist and teaching software currently used at LSE along with availability, support and training details.

Browse software type by category: Accessibility|, Specialist and teaching software|, Standard apps|, Utilities|.

Application

Availability

Support
(see key
below)

Training

@Risk 5.5.1
Excel based risk analysis software
More information|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online Materials|

Aimms 3.9.1.12139
Optimisation software for mathematical programming
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- Help Desk|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Alceste 4.8
Textual data analysis
More information|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Recommended

Self-study:
- Online materials

Ampl
A modelling language for mathematical programming
More information

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Ampl Studio 1.6.J 
Interactive modelling environment
More information|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

ArcGIS 9.3.1
Mapping and spatial analysis software
More information
|

 On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

ArcView GIS 3.2
Geographic information system
More information|

 On LSE PCs
- On build*


Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Automap 3.0.3
Text mining tool for data extraction
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Supported

 Self-study:
- Online materials|

Bloodshed Dev C++
Integrated Development Environment for C++
More information|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Provided

 Self-study:
- Online materials|

Decision Explorer 3.3.0
Decision analysis and formulation software
More information|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

DPL 7
Decision tree software
More information
|

 

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

EPP 2010
Health demographic software
More information
|

 On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Supported

 

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Equity 3.4.0.6
Multi-criteria decision analysis tool.
More information|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Eviews 7
Statistical forecasting and modelling software
More information|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

 Self-study:
- Online materials
|- Materials on build

Fortran G95
Programming software
More information|

 On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Provided

Self-study:
- Online materials  |

Gauss 9.0.1
Complex data analysis
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- inquire|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials  |

GeoDA 0.951
Spatial Data Analysis
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
-free/website|

Supported

 Self-study:
- Online materials|

Google Earth 5.2
Visual geographic software
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Provided

Self-study:
- Online Materials|

Hiview 3.2.0.4
Decision modelling tool
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Interactive Bookeeping Tutor
Accounting & business tuition center
More information |

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
Online materials
|

JDK 6 r 13
Java Development Kit
More information|

 On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Supported

 Self-study:
- Online materials|

Lindo 6.1
Linear & non-linear modelling software
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Provided

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Lisrel 8.5
Empirical assessment of social science research.  
More information|

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported 

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Macbeth 2
Categorical based evaluation software
More information|

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Maple 14
Mathematical modelling software
More information
|

 On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- Help Desk|

Provided

Self-study
- Online materials|

Matlab 2010a
Numerical computing language
More information|

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Recommended

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Microfit 4.1
Econometric analysis of time series data
More information

On LSE PCs
- on build*


Personal licence
- website

Supported

Self-study:
- On build

MiniGW (Gnu)
Minimalist development environment for Windows
More information|

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Provided

Self-study:
- Online materials| 

Minitab 16
Quality improvement statistical software
More information|

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website  |

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

MLwiN 2.2
Software package for fitting multilevel models
More information|

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

 

MPCODE 1.2
Linear Programming Modelling Software

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- licensed to LSE staff/students

Supported

Self-study:
- On build

MPlus 6 
Flexible analysis statistical modelling software
More information|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Multires 1.5.7
Display management software
More information
| 

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
-website  |

 Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials| 

Netbeans 6.51
Java development environment
More information
|

 On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Provided

Self-study:
- Online materials|

NetLogo 4.1
Programmable modelling environment
More information|

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Nvivo8
Document analysis tool
More information|

On LSE PCs
- on build 

Personal licence
- Help Desk|

Recommended

Self-study:
- Online materials|

ORA 2.0.8
Meta-network assessment and analysis tool
More information|

 On LSE PCs
- on build

Personal licence
- website
|

 Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Oxmetrics 6.1
Econometric analysis of time series software
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- help desk|

Supported

Self study:
- Online materials| 

Pajek 1.27
Large network analysis and visulaisation software
More information|

 On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Supported

 Self study:
- Online materials|

R 2.11
Language and environment for statistical computing
More information|

On LSE PCs
- On build

Personal licence
website| 

Supported 

Self-study:
- Online materials|

SAS 9.1.3 (6 CDs)
Data mining, statistical analysis
More information 

On LSE PCs
- On build

Personal licence
Help Desk  |

Supported

 

Scientific WorkPlace 5.50
Mathematical, scientific and technical publishing software
More information
| 

 On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Sketchup Pro 8
3D Modeling software
More information| 

 On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Simul8
Multi-role operational simulation software
More information|

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

Spectrum 3.49
AIDS policy model suite
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- free/website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

SPSS 18
Statistical analysis software
More information  |

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported 

Self-study:
Online materials  |

Stata 11
Integrated statistical package for data analysis
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- Help Desk|

Supported 

Self-study:
- Online materials
|

- LSE Methodology

Stella 8.1.1
System dynamics software
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials|

TreeAge Pro 2009
Decision analysis application
More information
|

 On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported


UCINET 6.286
Social network data analysis package
More information|

 On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

 Self-study:
- Online materials|

VectorWorks 12.5.3
3D Modeling software
More information
|

 On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials  |

Voteview 3.0.3
US Congressional voting record software
More information
|

On LSE PCs
- On build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported


Winbugs 14
Bayesian analysis of complex statistical models
More information  |

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported 

Self-study:
- Online materials
| 

WinRATS 7.2
Econometric time series analysis application
More information|

On LSE PCs
- on build*

Personal licence
- website|

Supported

Self-study:
- Online materials
|- On build

Key to support levels

Support Level

Description

Recommended

In-depth knowledge of the software is available to provide a high level of technical support. In addition, online guides, FAQs and training courses are offered for some applications.

Supported

The majority of centrally-provided software falls into this category. Technical support is provided by Information Management and Technology, although the level of support varies according to staff expertise.

Provided

Software in this category is centrally-provided without technical support from Information Management and Technology. In cases where supplier-support is available, support calls will be promptly referred on behalf of the end-user.

* Applications on LSE Desktop maybe on the Core Build or Virtualised. 

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