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.
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.
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.
This year (2018), the Noise Control Engineering Journal (NCEJ) is excited to announce a special issue consisting entirely of case studies in noise control. This issue will be devoted to case studies rather than technical papers.
At the 2018 General Meeting of INCE-USA, held in Chicago on January 28, the membership approved three new elected Directors, three new Directors-at-Large, and a new slate of Officers.
Five new book reviews have been published in the latest issues of Noise Control Engineering Journal 65(5), September-October 2017 and 65(6), November-December 2017. Click through to read the reviews.
The December 2017 issue of Noise News International is available online. Follow the link above to the online presentation, or download the magazine in PDF.
INCE-USA and the INCE Foundation are excited to announce the Student and Professional awards that will be offered at INTER-NOISE 2018 in Chicago, IL in August 2018. Follow the link for more details.
INCE-USA is a Member Society of the International Commission for Acoustics (ICA). The purpose of the ICA is to promote international development and collaboration in all fields of acoustics including research, development, education, and standardisation. Follow the link above to download the January 2018 Newsletter of the ICA: there is information on establishing the International Year of Sound as well as several other topics.