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Ansys Acoustics Simulation
Acoustics Simulation and Sound Design & Analysis

The sounds a product makes directly impact on user experiences. Sounds create strong emotions — positively or negatively — that reinforce brand identity. The difficulty of predicting acoustic results means that a single engineering mistake can prove costly to the final product, making Ansys Acoustics Simulation a powerful solution to ensure optimal acoustics and a successful end product.

Ansys Acoustics Simulation

High Level Features

Ansys Acoustics Simulation helps optimize sound from the first steps of product development. By applying this acoustic modeling software, you can have best-in-class tools at the ready to deliver top-quality user experiences that blend optimal functionality with pristine acoustics. By predicting the acoustic effects of a given product configuration at the earliest stage of design, you maximize your acoustic benefits while minimizing time, costs and rework. Test and validate the future soundscape of your product, such as electric vehicles, via simulation to ensure the desired acoustic experience.

Ansys Acoustic Simulation Benefits

Acoustic Simulation Products

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Discover multiple aspects of your products’ acoustic properties through in-depth testing, simulating and analyzing, all with the goal of improving a final design early in the development process.

Based on real test measurement or acoustic CAE simulation, listen and separate the sound sources, to then analyze the sound and improve the sound quality.

E-motor optimization means you can simulate the noise radiated by the e-motor and optimize designs according to acoustic KPI or sound quality criteria. 



Through vibro-acoustic and CFD simulations, you can listen to the sound of your virtual prototype and optimize the acoustic performance and sound quality at the beginning stages of the design process. 

Along with qualitative testing, acoustic design includes real-world perception—something Ansys evaluates with jury testing tool, with several psychoacoustic methods including statistical analysis.

Active Sound Design technologies can create an atmosphere to make the vehicle more alive, more attractive and safer thanks to audio feedback while driving. This is used for ICE engine cars and EV, including AVAS and ADAS sound. 

Combining simulation results, lab measurements recordings and acoustic transfer path, you can listen to your product and each of the components of your system in a fully realistic environment, like a driving or flight simulator.



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E-motor NVH and Active Sound Design for EV

Ansys solutions for acoustics provides a complete multiphysics workflow for e-motor noise, vibration and harshness (NVH).

Electric Motors

Electric Motors

Ansys electric motor design software progresses from concept design to detailed electromagnetics, thermal and mechanical analysis of electric motors.

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Gas Turbines

Gas Turbines

Ansys gas turbine simulation solution enables you to design and optimize the next generation of gas turbines.

Rotating Machinery

Rotating Machinery

Ansys rotating machinery simulation helps you to improve your designs of fans, pumps, and compressors by increasing efficiency, safety and durability.

Vehicle Powertrain

Vehicle Powertrain

Learn how Ansys simulation enables the optimization of vehicle power train design to deliver performance, fuel efficiency and environmental goals.

Vehicle Electrical Systems

Vehicle Electrical Systems

Optimizing automotive electrical system design with simulation enables automotive engineers to deliver the connected, autonomous vehicles of the future.


On Demand Webinar
Ansys On Demand Webinar

Ansys VRXPERIENCE Sound Composer: Make Your Product Sound Sublime

Discover a simulation tool that enables you to reconstruct the sound of a product by combining individual sources and defining an intended operating scenario using data inputs from measurements or from simulation software results.

On Demand Webinar
Ansys On Demand Webinar

Advanced Design Analysis on Noise, Vibration and Harshness (NVH) for Electric Machines

Learn how to predict the design performance and the level of vibro-acoustic noise with simulation software without the time and expense of constructing and testing prototypes.

On Demand Webinar
Ansys On Demand Webinar

A New Sound Dimension for Your Product

View this webinar to learn how Ansys VRXPERIENCE SOUND can help you to improve your product’s sound output by performing temporal and spectral analysis of the sound waves. Discover how you can create a better sound experience through CAD design and CAE simulation.


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