Mentor Graphics' Mechanical Analysis Division offers a range of simulation tools for thermal and fluid flow analysis including electronics cooling, and provides measurement solutions for thermal characterization of semiconductor components including LEDs. For the lighting industry, the T3Ster® product family allows thermal and radiometric/photometric characterization of LEDs for performance and reliability assessment. Accurate thermal CFD simulation is provided in FloEFDTM, the CAD embedded CFD software, for installed performance prediction. FloEFD can handle complex geometry in automotive lighting designs and accelerates development via an intuitive interface featuring fast automated meshing, which enables lighting designers to assess performance earlier and optimize designs faster. For more information, visit www.mentor.com.