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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A Preliminary Investigation of Trouble Shooting

Author(s): Eli Saltz and John V. Moore
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: HRRC TR 53-2
AD Number: AD0014441
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Systematic Trouble Shooting and the Half-Split Technique

Author(s): Robert B. Miller, John D. Folley, Jr. and Phillip R. Smith
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: HRRC TR 53-21
AD Number: ADA950245
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Mechanism of Rain Erosion. Part 2. A Critical Review of Erosion by Water Drop Impact

Author(s): Olive G. Engel
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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Effects of Spring and Inertia Devices on the Longitudinal Stability of Aircraft

Author(s): Joseph H. Goldberg
Corporate Author: Princeton University
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-350
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The Meaning-Familiarity Relationship

Author(s): Clyde E. Noble, Capt., USAF
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: HRRC RB 53-15
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Incentive, Anxiety, and the Human Blink Rate

Author(s): Donald R. Meyer, Harry P. Bahrick, and Paul M. Fitts
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: HRRC RB 53-19
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A Comparison Between the Empirical and Rational Approaches for Keying a Heterogeneous Test

Author(s): Marvin H. Berkeley
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: HRRC RB 53-24
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Method Of Predicting Skin, Compartment, And Equipment Temperatures For Aircraft

Author(s): Lawrence Slote, William D. Murray
Corporate Author: Research Division, College Of Engineering, New York University
Laboratory: Environmental Criteria Branch
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-119
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Standardization of Take-Off Performance Measurements for Airplanes

Author(s): Kenneth J. Lush
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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