PTC Mathcad Capabilities

Create, Manage, and Communicate Your Design Intent With One Tool

Why use several types of software when PTC Mathcad has what you need?

Open up a worksheet and perform your engineering calculations using the math notation you’re used to. Add images, write some text, and put in graphs or plots. Your PTC Mathcad worksheet is more than just engineering calculation software or a professionally-formatted document: it’s the place where your design intent lives. Curious? The short videos below range from a brief overview to demos of specific software capabilities.

Content Protection

Content Protection

Control the degree of access and the visibility you want others to have with Area Protection and Locking.

Engineering Notebook Powered by PTC Mathcad

Ensure the design intent of your CAD model is documented, protected and accessible for future efforts.

Advanced Engineering Math

PTC Mathcad includes powerful capabilities such as specialized and pre-built functions for engineers to solve advanced engineering math.

Advanced Numerics and Custom Functions

New functions that are up to 100 times faster provide extended capability and return the result in easier to work with format.


Write and integrate your own functions, customizing your environment to meet your specific requirements.


Create templates that include all your content and simply use that as the basis for your new worksheets.

X–Y Plots

Visualize data and functions using X-Y plots.

Solving Systems of Equations

Quickly solve systems of linear, non-linear, and differential equations.

Trig Equation Solver

PTC Mathcad provides engineers with a powerful solution for calculating and visualizing trigonometry.

Engineering Unit Converter

Keep unit consistency throughout all engineering calculations.

Comprehensive Documentation

PTC Mathcad allows you to present calculations and designs by integrating live math, text, plots and images in one comprehensive document.

3D Plots

Many complex models require 3D views to better understand these models and data. Create 3D polar, contour and surface plots.

PTC Mathcad for the CAD Engineer

PTC Mathcad allows CAD engineers to communicate engineering knowledge and design intent across the design lifecycle.

Excel Component

Leverage data in existing
spreadsheets easily.