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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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April 1, 2018
Celebrate International Noise Awareness Day 2018!
Celebrate International Noise Awareness Day 2018!

Spread the word! (Quietly, of course...) Wednesday, April 25, 2018 is International Noise Awareness Day. For more information on how you can participate, please link through to the INAD webpage at the Center for Hearing and Communication.

March 26, 2018
INCE Board Certification Exam at INTER-NOISE 2018
INCE Board Certification Exam at INTER-NOISE 2018

The next INCE Board Certification exam will be given at the Chicago Marriott Downtown on Sunday, August 26th starting at 8am. This will be the Sunday before INTER-NOISE 2018.

March 17, 2018
Update of the INCE-USA Awards and Honors
Update of the INCE-USA Awards and Honors

At the Winter 2018 meeting of the INCE-USA Board of Directors, exciting and well-deserved changes were made to two of the Institute's most significant awards. The Distinguished Noise Control Engineer and Excellence in Noise Control Engineering Awards were renamed to honor William W. Lang and George C. Maling.

March 11, 2018
Newest INCE-USA Fellows elected by Board of Directors
Newest INCE-USA Fellows elected by Board of Directors

At its meeting in January, the Board of Directors of INCE-USA elected Deane Jaeger and Karl Washburn as the newest Fellows of the Institute. INCE proudly recognizes the service and accomplishments of all of its Fellows.

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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