Software available in select computers in the data labs
At CNHP, we strive to provide the best available software platforms the help analyze data thoroughly and efficiently and to arrive at meaningful conclusions. We have dedicated more than 15 desktops spanning 3 data labs where researchers can come and utilize the provided software packages. Some notable software tools we currently offer our researchers are listed below.
This list is constantly being updated. Please contact the Research Labs Director for more information on how to access these facilities.
NVivo is software that supports qualitative and mixed methods research. It’s designed to help you organize, analyze and find insights in unstructured, or qualitative data like: interviews, open-ended survey responses, articles, social media and web content.
MAXQDA is a program designed to facilitate and support qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods research projects. It allows you to import, organize, analyze, visualize and publish all forms of data that can be collected electronically, including interviews, surveys, (PDF) documents, tables (Excel / SPSS), bibliographic data, pictures, videos, web pages and even tweets. With its comprehensive range of functions, from transcription to inferential statistical analysis, MAXQDA is an “all in one” software for research and teaching purposes in numerous disciplines.
GraphPad Prism, available for both Windows and Mac computers, combines scientific graphing, comprehensive curve fitting (nonlinear regression), understandable statistics, and data organization.
Visual3D is the premier biomechanics analysis tool for measuring movement and force data as collected by almost any kind of 3D motion capture system. It is a Microsoft Windows application. It provides the calculations needed for kinematics and kinetics - including support for instrumented treadmills. It includes the latest mathematical techniques for optimizations, signal processing and filtering, inverse kinematics, complex biomechanical modeling, forces and force structures, and much more.
IBM SPSS Statistics
IBM® SPSS Statistics® is leading statistical software used to solve a wide variety of business and research problems. This powerful tool provides a range of techniques, including ad-hoc analysis, hypothesis testing and reporting, to make it easier to access and manage data, select and perform analyses and share your results. The solution offers a base edition with optional add-ons that can be activated to expand your predictive analytics capabilities as you need them. SPSS Statistics is available as a flexible subscription option or a perpetual license.
FoodWorks (copyright © 1997-2015) is nutrient analysis software for Windows (including XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 and servers). This full-featured software is designed for use by professionals working in nutrition research, nutrient database development, dietetics, client counseling, fitness and weight control, food service, recipe development, healthcare, and nutrition education. FoodWorks uses a simple, intuitive food selection process that allows even beginners to quickly master the art of nutrient analysis. Tasks from simple analysis of a recipe to complex multiple-day cycle menus are easily performed. FoodWorks is the offspring of a rich ancestry of analytical software dating back to 1979. More than three decades of effort and experience have resulted in the current edition of FoodWorks.
MATLAB combines a desktop environment tuned for iterative analysis and design processes with a programming language that expresses matrix and array mathematics directly.
LabVIEW simplifies hardware integration so that you can rapidly acquire and visualize data sets from virtually any I/O device, whether by NI or a third-party. Combined with a graphical programming syntax that reduces programming time, LabVIEW 2017 streamlines complex system design with tools and IP at the forefront of today’s technology.
Rasch measurement software for persons & items. Multiple-Choice (MCQ), Rating Scales (RSM), Partial Credit (PCM), with upto 255 categories per scale. Windows-native, backward compatible with BIGSTEPS. Data size: 60,000 items by 10,000,000 persons. A list of Rasch-related tutorial videos are available via this YouTube Playlist.
The Observer XT is the professional and user-friendly software package for the collection, analysis, and presentation of observational data.
SAS University Edition
SAS software to use in statistics and quantitative methods classes in a variety of areas: economics, psychology and other social sciences, computer science, business, medical/health sciences, engineering, etc. You can use this software in introductory to advanced-level statistics and quantitative methods classes, or in self-directed learning. For academic, noncommercial use only.
RadiAnt is a PACS-DICOM viewer for medical images designed to provide you with a unique experience. With its intuitive interface and unrivaled performance, you'll never look back.
Create and edit high-quality videos with a simplified editor, drag-and-drop effects, and helpful video assets.
Microsoft Office is an office suite of applications like Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint.
More than just a reference manager. EndNote moves you through the research process as you search, organize, write, publish and share.
Adobe Acrobat is a family of application software and Web services developed by Adobe Systems to view, create, manipulate, print and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF).
Zoom Meetings: Enterprise Video Conferencing and Web Conferencing with recording capabilities.
Adobe Photoshop and Premiere Elements
Easily organize your photos and videos, make them look amazing with intelligent editing options, turn them into stunning creations, and quickly share your memories.
Make and share beautiful maps, and do everything in between. It's possible only with ArcGIS Online, a scalable and secure software-as-a-service hosted by Esri.
REDCap is a secure web application for building and managing online surveys and databases. While REDCap can be used to collect virtually any type of data (including 21 CFR Part 11, FISMA, and HIPAA-compliant environments), it is specifically geared to support online or offline data capture for research studies and operations.
You can create any 2D or 3D game with Unity. You can make it with ease, you can make it highly-optimized and beautiful, and you can deploy it with a click to more platforms than you have fingers and toes. What’s more, you can use Unity’s integrated services to speed up your development process, optimize your game, connect with an audience, and achieve success.
Purchase discounted (sometimes free!) software offered through DrexelOne
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Purchase educationally priced software through e-Academy's full catalog, such as Adobe creative cloud, Windows, Office, QuarkXpress, Parallels, VMWare Fusion, and iGrafx.
Get a free copy of Dreamspark with Microsoft Visual Studio and Microsoft Expression Studio; buy MS Office, OneNote, Project, and Adobe Products and more at low educational prices.