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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Evaluation Of High Temperature Hydraulic Seals

Author(s): Edward A. Webster
Corporate Author: Douglas Aircraft Company, Inc.
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: WADC TR 55-120
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Effect Of Material Damping And Stress Distribution On The Resonant Fatigue Strength Of Parts

Author(s): Egons R. Podnieks; Benjamin J. Lazan
Corporate Author: University of Minnesota
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TN 55-284
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Student Achievement as a Measure of Instructor Effectiveness

Author(s): Joseph E. Morsh, George G. Burgess, and Paul N. Smith
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 55-12
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The Development and Validation of MDAP English Proficiency Examination Form A

Author(s): John A. Cox, Jr.
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 55-17
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Theoretical Investigation Of The Mechanism Of Transfer Of Materials Through Polyethylene

Author(s): Dr. Henry A. Bent; Jules Pinsky
Corporate Author: University Of Connecticut And Plax Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-133 Part 2
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Handbook Of Toxicology Volume I

Author(s): William S. Spector
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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Flight Evaluations of Various Longitudinal Handling Qualities in a Variable-Stability Jet Fighter

Author(s): Robert P. Harper, Jr.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-299
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Predicting Success in Certain Aircraft Maintenance Specialties by Means of Manipulative Tests

Author(s): Edwin A. Fleishman
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): Marvin H. Berkeley
Date of Publication: 1955-09
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 55-25
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Reproduction of Simple Movements as a Function of Factors Influencing Proprioceptive Feedback

Author(s): Harry P. Bahrick, Paul M. Fitts, and Ronald Schneider
Date of Publication: 1955-10
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 55-33
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Multiple Response Transfer as a Function of Supplementary Training with Verbal Schematic Aids

Author(s): Frederick H. Kresse, Robert M. Peterson, and David A. Grant
Date of Publication: 1955-10
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 55-34
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A Method of Pattern Analysis for Isolating Typological and Dimensional Constructs

Author(s): Louis L. McQuitty
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 55-62
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Crack Propagation in the Hydrogen-Induced Brittle Fracture of Steel

Author(s): W. J. Barnett and A. R. Troiano
Corporate Author: Case Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TN 55-405
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