Contrails
The goal of the Contrails project is to help preserve and disseminate the technical record of 20th century aerospace research, highlighting in particular the research endeavors of the Illinois Tech community.

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Optimization Of Manned Orbital Satellite Vehicle Design With Respect To Artificial Gravity

Author(s): Loret, Benjamin J.
Corporate Author: Air Force Inst Of Tech Wright-Patterson AFB Ohio
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: ASD TR 61-688
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The Effect of Transient Weightlessness on Visual Acuity

Author(s): Pigg, Leroy D.
Corporate Author: Behavorial Sciences Laboratory
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 61-184
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Transfer Of Training With Simulated Aircraft Dynamics: III. Variations In Course Complexity And Amplitude

Author(s): Muckler, F. A.
Corporate Author: Aviation Psychology Laboratory University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: WADD TR 60-615 (III)
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Transfer Of Training With Simulated Aircraft Dynamics: II. Variations In Control Gain And Phugoid Characteristics

Author(s): Muckler, F. A.
Corporate Author: Aviation Psychology Laboratory University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: WADD TR 60-615 Part (II)
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Transfer Of Training With Simulated Aircraft Dynamics: I. Variations In Period And Damping Of The Phugoid Response

Author(s): Muckler, F. A.
Corporate Author: Training Research Branch, Behavioral Sciences Laboratory Aerospace Medical Research Laboratories
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: WADD TR 60-615 Part (I)
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Flight Simulation of Orbital and Reentry Vehicles Part IV - A Study of Earth Oblateness Effects and Characteristic Oscillatory Motions of a Lifting Reentry Vehicle

Author(s): Isakson, Gabriel
Corporate Author: University of Michigan
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: ASD TR 61-171 (IV)
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Flight Simulation of Orbital and Reentry Vehicles Part III - Aerodynamics Information Requires for Six Degrees of Freedom Simulation

Author(s): Buning, H.
Corporate Author: University of Michigan
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: ASD TR 61-171 (III)
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Flight Simulation of Orbital and Reentry Vehicles Part II - A Modified Flight Path Axis System for Solving the Six-Degree-of-Freedom Flight Equations

Author(s): Fogarty, L. E.
Corporate Author: University of Michigan
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-10
Report Number: ASD TR 61-171 (II)
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Flight Simulation of Orbital and Reentry Vehicles Part I - Development of Equations of Motion in Six Degrees of Freedom

Author(s): Isakson, Gabriel
Corporate Author: University of Michigan
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-10
Report Number: ASD TR 61-171 (I)
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Effects of Outer-Space Environment Important to Simulation of Space Vehicles

Author(s): Hart, Eugene M.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-08
Report Number: ASD TR 61-201
AD Number: AD0269014
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Absolute Identification Of Color For Targets Presented Against white And Colored Backgrounds

Author(s): Bishop, Harold P.
Corporate Author: Institute For Applied Experimental Psychology Tufts University
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 60-611
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Audio Warning Signals For Air Force Weapon Systems

Author(s): Licklider, J. C. R.
Corporate Author: Bolt Beranek and Newman Inc.
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 60-814
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Survey Of Escape Training In The Air Force

Author(s): Beer, Michael
Corporate Author: Behavioral Science Laboratory, Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 60-792
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Some Sources Of Load And Constraints On Operator Performance In A Simulated Radar Air Traffic Control Task

Author(s): Kidd, J. S.
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology, The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 60-612
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