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Virtual Acoustics Experience™

Virtual Acoustics Experience™

Experience sound in an immersive 3D experience!

Experience sound in an immersive 3D experience!

Welcome to the USG Virtual Acoustics Experience™, a realistic sound-simulation tool that makes it possible to experience the acoustical performance of different ceiling solutions prior to construction. It can help architects and designers understand the importance of sound absorption in different spaces within the built environment.

Experience your design in the VAE!

We are currently accepting applications for our beta test program to bring active project Revit models into the VAE environment. Selected applicants will get to experience their design in a private environment, which they will then be able to share with both colleagues and clients.

A limited number of spots are available for the Q1 2023 beta test phase of the USG Customized VAE. Applications close by December 1, 2022, and all applicants will receive their program status notification via email communication prior to January 31, 2023. Get your application in today for a chance to be part of this exciting innovation in architectural acoustics.

Thank you for submitting a USG Customized VAE beta test program application.

Experience your design in the VAE!

We are currently accepting applications for our beta test program to bring active project Revit models into the VAE environment. Selected applicants will get to experience their design in a private environment, which they will then be able to share with both colleagues and clients.

A limited number of spots are available for the Q1 2023 beta test phase of the USG Customized VAE. Applications close by December 1, 2022, and all applicants will receive their program status notification via email communication prior to January 31, 2023. Get your application in today for a chance to be part of this exciting innovation in architectural acoustics.

Thank you for submitting a USG Customized VAE beta test program application.

The Experience

 

Virtual Acoustics Experience™ (VAE)

 

Open the experience, immerse yourself in the sights, and sounds of USG ceilings products in various finished spaces.

Use headphones for optimal sound experience

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With this experiential tool, you can understand how different ceilings influence
how a space sounds as well as how it visually appears in representative spaces.
VAE users experience sound absorption and reverberation time (RT), as defined by
the room configurations they select. The science of the application is a physics-
based algorithm, assessing the modeled characteristics of each environment.

 

USG is turning numerical sound performance data into a relatable experience,
giving the design community enhanced confidence when selecting the ideal
acoustical ceiling for occupants. This knowledge can assist architects and
designers with their ceiling selections throughout the phases of design and construction.

Experience your design in the VAE!

Experience your design in the VAE!

We are currently accepting applications for our beta test program to bring active project Revit models into the VAE environment. Selected applicants will get to experience their design in a private environment, which they will then be able to share with both colleagues and clients.

A limited number of spots are available for the Q1 2023 beta test phase of the USG Customized VAE. Applications close by December 1, 2022, and all applicants will receive their program status notification via email communication prior to January 31, 2023. Get your application in today for a chance to be part of this exciting innovation in architectural acoustics.

Thank you for submitting a USG Customized VAE beta test program application.