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Getting Started

Course Overview

In this course, you will find a general overview of ASDforEV (Active Sound Design for Electric Vehicles) with a few application cases and you will learn how to use the software’s main features.


  • The completion of Ansys Acoustics Getting Started and Ansys Sound Perception Getting Started, Ansys VRXPERIENCE Sound – Analysis and Specification Getting Started 
  • Recommended Hardware: USB-CAN converter device (Dewesoft DS CAN 2, National Instruments NI USB-8473)

Target Audience

Acoustic Engineers, Sound Designers, System Integration Engineers

Teaching Method

Lectures and computer practical sessions to validate acquired knowledge.

Learning Path

Learning Outcome

Following completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Set and switch between different presets
  • Control sound function both manually and according to a predefined scenario
  • Set different sound functions such as AVAS, ADAS, HMI, etc.
  • Send external control data to ASDforEV

 Available Dates

Currently, no training dates available

Learning Options

Training materials for this course are available with an Ansys Learning Hub Subscription. If there is no active public schedule available, private training can be arranged. Please contact us.


This is a half-day classroom course covering both lectures and workshops. For virtual training, this course is covered over 1 x 2-hour sessions lectures only.

Virtual Classroom Session 1

  • Module 01: Introduction
  • Module 02: General Operation
  • Workshop 02.1: General Operation
  • Workshop 02.2: Setting up Ambiance, ADAS and HMI Sound Functions
  • Workshop 02.3: Setting up Active Sound Functions
  • Workshop 02.4: Configuring the Multichannel Audio Output
  • Workshop 02.5: Setting up Mappers
  • Module 03: Controlling Sound with External Driving Data
  • Workshop 03: Controlling Sound with External Driving Data

  • ASDforEV Overview and main features
  • Sound functions: Ambiance, ADAS, HMI, AVAS, SAF
  • External control data