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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.

INCE-USA Donation Supports Science and Math Center in New Orleans

Learn more! Sci High is an open enrollment high school dedicated to a full curriculum with an emphasis on science and math.

2020 is the International Year of Sound

The International Year of Sound (IYS 2020) is a global initiative to highlight the importance of sound in all aspects of life on earth. The celebration will increase the public's understanding of sound-related issues at the national and international level. INCE-USA is a Sponsor of the International Year of Sound. Learn more at sound2020.org.

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If you have a noise concern, INCE-USA can help.

INCE-USA has hundreds of qualified noise experts throughout the country and even internationally. We recommend you find an expert local to you that is familiar with the noise ordinances and concerns in your community.

You can find one in our member directory by clicking “Guest Directory Access” and entering your state: https://portal.inceusa.org/Portal/INCE_USA_Directory/Directory_Selection.aspx

Acoustical consulting firms can be found through a directory from the National Council of Acoustical Consultants by doing a similar search at: https://ncac.com/resources/directory/


May 6, 2021
EVENT: Upcoming INCE-Europe E-Conference, Wind Turbine Noise 2021

WIND TURBINE NOISE 2021, May 18 -  21st, 2021

This is the 9th conference in this wind turbine noise series. 50 presentations and discussions over 4 days Technical sessions, starting at 1 PM each day (Central Europe Summer Time), over 130 participants from 25 countries registered so far.

For more information on the conference including registration: https://www.windturbinenoise.eu/content/conferences/9-wind-turbine-noise-2021/

April 23, 2021
NCEJ Volume 69, Issue 2 Released with 1 Book Review
NCEJ Volume 69, Issue 2 Released with 1 Book Review

The latest issue of the Noise Control Engineering Journal (NCEJ), Volume 69 Number 2 for March-April, 2021 has been released. Take a look!

Along with the issue there is 1 book review:

April 13, 2021
INCE-USA Donation Supports Science and Math Center in New Orleans
INCE-USA Donation Supports Science and Math Center in New Orleans

INCE-USA has donated $1,000 from proceeds generated at it’s annual conference, NOISE-CON 2020 (NC2020), to the Foundation for Science and Mathematics Education in New Orleans.

April 9, 2021
Authors Have New Options for NCEJ Publication
Authors Have New Options for NCEJ Publication

The Noise Control Engineering Journal (NCEJ) is now offering authors the option of publishing their papers with Open Access. Learn more!

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Sustaining Members

  • Parklane
  • Herrick
  • Blachford
  • Scantek
  • CGA
  • NCE
  • HMMH
  • Ebco
  • PSU
  • Illingworth
  • EAR
  • CT
  • Regupol
  • Kolano and Saha Engineers, Inc.
  • CDM Systems
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