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1136 reports

Mechanical Properties Of A New High-strength High-toughness General-purpose Alloy Steel

Author(s): Dirkes, William E.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-73
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Malleable Chromium And Its Alloys

Author(s): Hayes, Earl T.
Corporate Author: Northwest Electrodevelopment Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-54
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Standardization of Take-Off Performance Measurements for Airplanes

Author(s): Lush, Kenneth J.
Corporate Author: Air Force Flight Test Center
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Test Center
Date of Publication: 1953-09-30
Report Number: AF TN R-012
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Mechanism of Rain Erosion. Part 2. A Critical Review of Erosion by Water Drop Impact

Author(s): Engel, Olive G.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-192 Part 2
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The Meaning-Familiarity Relationship

Author(s): Noble, Clyde E.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: HRRC RB 53-15
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A Comparison Between the Empirical and Rational Approaches for Keying a Heterogeneous Test

Author(s): Berkeley, Marvin H.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: HRRC RB 53-24
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New Linear Operational Calculus

Author(s): Bubb, Frank W.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Develo[pment Center
Date of Publication: 1951-05
Report Number: AF TR 6581
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Chromizing Of Titanium Carbide Cermets

Author(s): Watchell, Richard L.
Corporate Author: Chromalloy Corporation
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-329
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Survey Of Low-alloy Aircraft Steels Heat Treated To High-strength Levels

Author(s): Sachs, George
Corporate Author: Syracuse University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-254 Part 4
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Handbook Of Toxicology Volume I

Author(s): Spector, William S.
Corporate Author: National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-16 Volume 1
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Handbook Of Piezoelectric Crystals For Radio Equipment Designers

Author(s): Buchanan, John P.
Corporate Author: Philco Corporation
Laboratory: Communications & Navigation Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-156
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Predicting Success in Certain Aircraft Maintenance Specialties by Means of Manipulative Tests

Author(s): Fleishman, Edwin A.
Date of Publication: 1955-09
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 55-23
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Comparison of Supervisor, Co-Worker, and Self-Ratings of WAF Job Performance

Author(s): Berkeley, Marvin H.
Date of Publication: 1955-09
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 55-25
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A Method of Pattern Analysis for Isolating Typological and Dimensional Constructs

Author(s): McQuitty, Louis L.
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 55-62
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Systematic Observation of Instructor Behavior

Author(s): Morsh, Joseph E.
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 56-52
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A Measure of Stimulus Similarity and Errors in Some Paired-Associate Learning Tasks

Author(s): Rothkopf, Ernst Z.
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 57-74
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Evaluation of decision making performance on three pictorial navigation displays

Author(s): Narva, M. A.
Corporate Author: Martin Company
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-49
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Development Of A Final Stage Recovery System For A 10,000 Pound Weight

Author(s): Gimalouski, Edward A.
Corporate Author: Pioneer Parachute Co Inc Manchester CT
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-109
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Stress-Corrosion Of Notched And Unnotched 7079-T6 Aluminum Alloy

Author(s): Kegarise, Ronald
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center Wright-Patterson AFB OH
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TN 59-66
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Hydrogen-Oxygen Primary Extraterrestrial (Hope) Fuel Cell Program

Author(s): None Given
Corporate Author: General Electric Company
Date of Publication: 1962-09
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-522
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Fatigue Properties of Plastic Laminates Reinforced with Unwoven Glass Fibers

Author(s): Boller, Kenneth H.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1962-03
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-464
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Beryllium Research and Development Program. Volume I.

Author(s): Gelles, S. H.
Corporate Author: Nuclear Metals, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1962-10
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-509 Volume 1
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Study of Advanced Flight-Vehicle Power-Utilization Systems

Author(s): None Given
Corporate Author: General Dynamics
Date of Publication: 1962-08
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-591
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The Infared Spectra of Selected Ketones, Ethers and Alcohols Between 15 and 35 Microns

Author(s): Katon, J. E.
Corporate Author: Monsanto Research Corporation
Date of Publication: 1962-08
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-743
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Annual Summary Report on Molecular Structure and Materials Characterization

Author(s): Katon, J. E.
Corporate Author: Monsanto Research Corporation
Date of Publication: 1962-11
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-940
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Further Investigation of Notch Sensitivity of Refractory Metals

Author(s): None Given
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1962-12
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-1004
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Investigation Of Factors Related To An Unknown Phase In B120 Vca Titanium Alloy

Author(s): Levinson, David W.
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Systems Div Wright-Patterson AFB Ohio
Date of Publication: 1962-10
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-534
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Mechanisms Of Reversible And Irreversible Loss Of Mechanical Properties Of Elastomeric Vulcanizates Which Occur At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Smith, Thor L.
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Inst Menlo Park CA
Date of Publication: 1962-06
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-572
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Investigation Of Integrated Carbon Dioxide Hydrogenation Systems

Author(s): Rydelek, R.F.
Corporate Author: North American Aviation Inc Downey CA
Date of Publication: 1962-10
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-581
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Response Of A Model Structure To Noise. Part I. Flat Panels

Author(s): Ford, R.D.
Corporate Author: Southampton Univ (England)
Date of Publication: 1962-07
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-706 Part 1
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Research And Development On Advanced Graphite Materials

Author(s): None Given
Corporate Author: National Carbon Co Inc Cleveland Ohio
Date of Publication: 1962-07
Report Number: WADD TN 61-18 Part 2
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The Optical Rectification of Foreshortened Flares

Author(s): Smith, Henry J.
Corporate Author: Air Force Cambridge Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1962-01
Report Number: AFCRL 62-232
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Hydrogen-Oxygen Primary Extraterrestrial (Hope) Fuel Cell Program. Appendices.

Author(s): None Given
Corporate Author: General Electric Company
Date of Publication: 1962-09
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-522 Appendices
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Analytical and Experimental Investigation of Coated Metal Fabric Expandable Structures for Aerospace Applications

Author(s): None Given
Corporate Author: Goodyear Aerospace Corporation
Laboratory: AF Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1963-11
Report Number: ASD TDR 63-542
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Proceedings Of Retardation And Recovery Symposium


Corporate Author: Aeronautical Systems Division
Laboratory: Aeronautical Systems Division
Date of Publication: 1963-05
Report Number: ASD TDR 63-329
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Analytical And Experimental Study Of The Mechanisms Of Monofilament Fiber Friction. Part I. A Mathematical Model For Adhesion Mechanism And A General Equation Relating Fiber Friction To Normal Load.

Author(s): Whitney, James M.
Corporate Author: Research and Technology Division
Date of Publication: 1963-12
Report Number: RTD TDR 63-4127 Part 1
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Performance of and Design Criteria for Deployable Aerodynamic Decelerators


Corporate Author: American Power Jet Company
Date of Publication: 1963-12
Report Number: ASD TR 61-579
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An Exploratory Investigation of the Effects of Ionization on the Flow and Heat Transfer with a Dense Gas

Author(s): Velkoff, Henry R.
Corporate Author: AF Aero-Propulsion Laboratory
Laboratory: AF Aero-Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1963-11
Report Number: ASD TDR 63-842
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An Analysis of the Effect of Ionization on the Laminar Flow of a Dense Gas in a Channel

Author(s): Velkoff, Henry R.
Corporate Author: Air Force Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Laboratory: Air Force Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1963-10
Report Number: RTD TDR 63-4009
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State of the Art for V/STO Control Display


Corporate Author: Lear Siegler, Inc.
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1963-10
Report Number: RTD TDR 63-4167
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Colorimetric Determination For 1,1-Dimethylhydrazine In Air, Blood, And Water

Author(s): Pinkerton, Mildred K.
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Systems Div Wright-Patterson AFB Ohio
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: ASD TR 61-708
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Reflected Energy From A Point Source To A Plane Receiver, Both Source And Receiver Located Between Two Lambert Planes

Author(s): Schmall, Robert A.
Corporate Author: Dayton Univ Ohio
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: ASD TR 61-282
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Effects Of Simulated Weightlessness Upon Positioning Responses

Author(s): Kama, William N.
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Systems Div Wright-Patterson AFB Ohio
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: ASD TR 61-555
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Lineal Inclination In Encoding Information Symbolically On Cathode Ray Tubes And Similar Displays

Author(s): Alluisi, Earl A.
Corporate Author: Ohio State Univ Research Foundation Columbus Lab Of Aviation Psychology
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: ASD TR 61-741
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Survey Of Checkout Equipment Used In Air Force Weapon Systems, With Emphasis On The Man-Machine Relationship

Author(s): Pope, Louis T.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Research Labs Wright-Patterson AFB Ohio
Laboratory: Aeronautical Systems Division
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: ASD TN 61-38
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Radiation Studies from Nuclear Emulsions and Metallic Components Recovered from Polar Satellite Orbits

Author(s): Yagoda, Herman
Corporate Author: Air Force Cambridge Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: AFCRL 285
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A Study of Sacramento Peak Flares, I: Distribution, Areas, and Growth Curves

Author(s): Smith, Henry J.
Corporate Author: Air Force Cambridge Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1961-04
Report Number: AFCRL 600
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Pressure Distribution and Shock Shape Over Blunted Slender Cones at Mach Numbers From 16 to 19

Author(s): Lewis, Clark H.
Corporate Author: VKF, ARO, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1961-08
Report Number: AEDC TN 61-81
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Elastic-Plastic Deformation Of A Single Grooved Flat Plate Under Longitudinal Shear

Author(s): Koskinen, Michael F.
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Inst of Tech Cambridge
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: ASD TR 61-63
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Structural Response Of Beryllium Sheet Produced By Three Fabrication Methods

Author(s): Giemza, C. J.
Corporate Author: Martin Co Baltimore Md
Laboratory: Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: ASD TR 61-87
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