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Institute of Noise Control Engineering of the USA

INCE-USA is a non-profit professional organization whose primary purpose is to promote, through its members, noise control solutions to environmental, product, machinery, industrial and other noise problems. INCE-USA is a Member Society of the International Institute of Noise Control Engineering, an international consortium of organizations with interests in acoustics and noise control.

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Latest Publications

INCE-USA publishes the Noise Control Engineering Journal, and the Noise News International magazine. Click here for the latest issues.

Careers In Noise Control

Careers In Noise Control

INCE-USA hosts postings for job opportunities related to Noise Control Engineering.

Donate to INCE

Donate to INCE

The INCE Foundation is a non-profit, charitable organization, established in 1993 to support education in Noise Control Engineering. Click here to donate to the Foundation.


INTER-NOISE 2018, the 47th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering will be held in Chicago, Illinois, USA on 26-29 August 2018. We look forward to seeing you in Chicago!

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What is Noise Control

Learn more about Noise Control Engineering, what it means, and what it can do for you.

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July 5, 2018
INCE Foundation 2017 Newsletter now available

The 2017 INCE Foundation newsletter is now available. The INCE Foundation provides support for INCE awards, student travel to conferences, and much more. Please consider a donation to the Foundation today!

June 27, 2018
NCEJ Seeking Book Reviewer
NCEJ Seeking Book Reviewer

The Noise Control Engineering Journal (NCEJ) is looking for an interested individual to step into the role of Book Review Editor. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to the noise control community and see the latest books in the field. Please feel free to contact Jim Thompson, NCEJ Editor.

June 13, 2018
Can infrasound predict tornadoes?

The National Weather Service in Oklahoma is looking into early infrasound signatures of tornadic development to find out if they can accurately predict or track tornadoes. Radio station KOSU and NPR have the story.

May 20, 2018
Safe-In-Sound Excellence in Hearing Loss Prevention Award 2019: Accepting Nominations
Safe-In-Sound Excellence in Hearing Loss Prevention Award 2019: Accepting Nominations

Safe-In-Sound Excellence in Hearing Loss Prevention Award™ is celebrating its 10th anniversary! We are accepting nominations for the 2019 award, due by June 15, 2018. Click through for more details.

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Sustaining Members

  • Kolano and Saha Engineers, Inc.
  • Herrick
  • Blachford
  • ACO
  • Scantek
  • SandV
  • CGA
  • NCE
  • HMMH
  • PSU
  • Illingworth
  • EAR
  • CT
  • Regupol
  • Fabreeka
  • USG