Mimics Innovation Suite for

Academic Research & Education 

Personalized engineering and simulation are increasingly seen as core competences for biomedical research teams. 

To meet this challenge, a powerful and clinically accepted R&D software toolbox is needed. For professors, providing your students with the technical skillset preferred by hospitals and the medical device industry will prepare them in the best possible way for careers in research or the medical industry at large.

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Why Mimics Innovation Suite?

Shape the future of healthcare 

with best-in class tools that enable you to efficiently obtain reliable results.

Secure your scientific credibility 

with the most trusted academic software used in over 14 000 published scientific articles to date.

Learn and master, faster

thanks to online learning tools and expert support from MIS application engineers.

Form the next generation of healthcare innovators

by preparing your students with the preferred software of hospitals and the medical device industry.


Anatomical analysis

Anatomical analysis
Quantify anatomical variations to gather valuable design input.

3D-printed benchtop models

3D-printed benchtop models
Design models for bench testing, education, and hands-on training.

Computational modeling

Anatomical FEA or CFD simulations and virtual surgery (Finite Element Modelling)
Go from images to finite element meshes. Virtual device implantation to analyze behavior in patient´s anatomy.

Products & Services

Medical image segmentation, analysis, and planning

Advanced anatomical analysis, planning design, and FEA meshing

University Site License — The complete solution for your academic institution

The University Site License gives you access to the most advanced tools of Materialise Mimics and 3-matic for research and education

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Mimics Innovation Awards

Acknowledging Excellence in Engineering on Anatomy 

Since 2005, Materialise supports researchers and their cutting-edge work through the Mimics Innovation Awards. With this competition, we recognize some of the industry’s most recent and important achievements. Materialise is committed to making the world a better and healthier place through Engineering on Anatomy. We are proud that leading researchers use MIS to achieve the same goal.

Winners will receive a monetary prize to further their research, regardless of the discipline. Researchers within universities, hospitals, medical device companies, and research centers who use Materialise Mimics software are encouraged to submit their paper.

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Mimics Innovation Suite
The Most Advanced Toolkit for Engineering on Anatomy

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Materialise medical device software may not be available in all markets because product availability is subject to the regulatory and/ or medical practices in individual markets. In countries where no regulatory registration is obtained of Mimics and/or 3-matic Medical, a research version is available. Please contact your Materialise representative if you have questions about the availability of Materialise medical device software in your area.