The field of engineering is being aided increasingly during all phases of design, development, and testing by the application of computer systems. This book, with each chapter written by a computer-aided engineering expert, serves as the definitive guide to mastering this technology. It offers a broad overview of computer-aided engineering applications, developments, and trends for the future, while focusing on electrical engineering tasks. There is in-depth examination of hardware and software systems that are becoming the industry standards. The book includes chapters authored by state of the art companies like Tektronix, DEC, and Hewlett-Packard.