Welcome to the

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.

Latest Publications

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.

Noise-Con 2017 Conference

NOISECON 2017 will be held from June 12 to 14, 2017, in Grand Rapids, MI, in conjunction with the SAE 2017 Noise and Vibration Conference & Exhibition. Join us!

Noise-Con Conference

What is Noise Control

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

Noise Control


William Warner Lang, 1926 – 2016
William Warner Lang, 1926 – 2016

INCE-USA is saddened to learn of the passing of one of our founders, and a leading light in Noise Control Engineering, William W. "Bill" Lang, on October 23, 2016.

Leo Beranek, 1914 – 2016
Leo Beranek, 1914 – 2016

We mourn his passing but we celebrate his life and his work. Leo Beranek, a Massachusetts renaissance man; scientist, teacher, entrepreneur, television executive, philanthropist, author, died in Westwood, Massachusetts, on October 10, 2016 at age 102 after a long and extraordinarily productive life.

INCE-USA Is Seeking an Editor for the Noise Control Engineering Journal (NCEJ)
INCE-USA Is Seeking an Editor for the Noise Control Engineering Journal (NCEJ)

NCEJ, the international, archival journal of INCE-USA, serves the noise control community. It covers all aspects of noise control engineering. INCE-USA is seeking an Editor for the Journal.

Sustaining Members

  • Herrick
  • Blachford
  • ACO
  • Scantek
  • SandV
  • CGA
  • NCE
  • HMMH
  • PSU
  • Illingworth
  • EAR
  • CT
  • Regupol
  • Fabreeka
  • USG