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. To request for software installation, please fill in this e-form. Our staff will contact you accordingly.


Please see the centrally provided software in this link

Should you have any questions regarding the software, please contact Ms. Samantha Tsang (, Mr. KW Lee ( 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: Nov 2021