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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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Noise Control Engineering Journal

INCE-USA publishes the Noise Control Engineering Journal, the pre-eminent academic journal of noise control.


Noise/News International

Interested in noise control around the world? Check out the Noise/News International magazine.

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.


In Case You Missed It

The recording and Q&A responses from INCE’s webinar on Building Acoustics: Sound Isolation are now available for your viewing. Click here for details and access.


Want to join INCE-USA?

Become a member today so you can take advantage of INCE-USA membership benefits, including discounted registration for the upcoming NOISE-CON 2022! Learn more here.

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A Quieter America Website from INCE-USA

INCE-USA is proud to announce our new website A Quieter America to provide knowledge about noise and noise control for the public. This is part of our Mission:

The Institute of Noise Control Engineering of the USA enables a quieter world through education, awareness, advocacy, and technical advancement.

This site provides information defining noise and its impact on health and the quality of life in an easy-to-understand format for readers from school age to professionals
in related fields. In addition, there is information about controlling noise with detailed information on specific noise issues.
Links are provided for more detailed technical information for those interested in learning more.

Take a look

There is a lot of useful information that may be helpful whether you have a general interest or a noise issue you would like to resolve.


August 11, 2022
INCE-USA 2022 Award Winners Announced
INCE-USA 2022 Award Winners Announced

Individuals and Organizations Recognized for their Contributions to Noise Control.

August 8, 2022
The NOISE-CON 2022 Proceedings Are Now Online

The NOISE-CON 2022 Proceedings are now available from the INCE digital library. The library can be accessed either through My INCE or https://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/ince. Access to the library is free to all INCE-USA members. Non-members may purchase papers for $15+tax. All INTER-NOISE and NOISE-CON conference papers are available from 1971 to 2022.

August 2, 2022
INCE 2022 "Triple Crown" Winner's Noise Control Engineering Journey Off to A Great Start
INCE 2022 "Triple Crown" Winner's Noise Control Engineering Journey Off to A Great Start

With his MIDI keyboard and INCE 2022 student scholarship in hand, Sam Underwood is out to change the world of acoustical engineering.

July 22, 2022
NCEJ Volume 70, Issue 4 Released with 2 Book Reviews
NCEJ Volume 70, Issue 4 Released with 2 Book Reviews

The latest issue of the Noise Control Engineering Journal (NCEJ), Volume 70 Number 4 for July-August 2022 has been released. Take a look!

Along with the issue there are 2 book reviews:

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Sustaining Members

  • Herrick
  • Scantek
  • CGA
  • NCE
  • PSU
  • Illingworth
  • Wilson Ihrig
  • CT
  • Kolano and Saha Engineers, Inc.
  • CDM Stravitec
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