Re: Licensed Software
URL: /igsoftware

The following table provides a list of licensed software accessible in the Department. Most of them can be installed in department-owned PC upon approval. Please see the centrally provided software in this link

Should you have any questions regarded the software, please contact Ms. Samantha Tsang ( or Dr. Scott Chan (

You may like to note the following freeware or online software which can be found by web searching:


ERASER: a more secure way of removing data from hard disk:

Scilab: numerical computational package and a high-level numerically orientated programming language.

LyX: freeware and word processor for writing scientific papers

ParaView: freeware for data visualization

7zip: free packing / unpacking: 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM

Last Updated: May 2021