ShapeWorks 6.0 is Released! Mesh Support & More

Dear ShapeWorks Users,

We are excited to announce the new release of our software, ShapeWorks 6.0!

Do you want to optimize your shape models on surface meshes without the hassle of converting them to volumetric segmentations? Do you want to use meshes with your problem-specific features? Download ShapeWorks 6.0 with an improved Studio interface and faster optimization.

To download installation packages for Windows/Mac/Linux and/or the source code, please visit

Watch a tour for ShapeWorks Studio 6.0 new features here

Want to know all new features added to the 6.0 release, see is the official announcement

Please don’t hesitate to post your comments and questions on the discussion forums. ShapeWorks dev team is more than happy to help troubleshoot issues that you might face when using ShapeWorks on your data.

Reporting bugs and feature requests: Please feel free to submit feature requests and report bugs on ShapeWorks GitHub issue tracker and we will add more discussions on the issue as we do progress on this. This will help us prioritize this feature as an action item.