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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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Priority Ratings of Air Force Enlisted Jobs

Author(s): Robert L. Thorndike
Corporate Author: Teachers College, Columbia University
Laboratory: Humam Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 7/1/1951
Report Number: HRRC RB 51-13
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Investgation of Certain Unsteady Aerodynamic Effects in Longitudinal Dynamic Stability

Author(s): H. Ashley; G. Zartarian; D. O. Neilson
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 5986
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The Use of Autocorrelation Functions in the Harmonic Analysis of Human Behavior

Author(s): R. Narasimhan; Otis J. Benepe
Corporate Author: Indiana Universitty
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6529
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Proficiency on the Pedestal Sight Manipulation Test With and Without the Tracking Pipper

Author(s): Edward A. Bilodeau and Robert E. Morin
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Laboratory: Perceptual and Motor Skills Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1951
Report Number: HRRC RB 51-27
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Accuracy of Shape Discrimination as a Function of the Range of Exposure Intervals

Author(s): Malcolm D. Arnoult
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Laboratory: Perceptual and Motor Skills Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 2/1/1951
Report Number: HRRC RB 51-32
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The Design and the Performance Calculation of Ejectors and Aspirators

Author(s): E. M. Knoernschild
Corporate Author: Equipment Laboratory
Laboratory: Equipment Laboratory
Date of Publication: 4/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6673
AD Number: AD0001184
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Cabin-Air Moisture Removal

Author(s): George A. Dalin; M. U. Cohen; Alfred Schneider
Corporate Author: Balco Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 6/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 5887
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Studies in Resuscitation

Author(s): Howard G. Swann
Corporate Author: University of Texas
Date of Publication: 9/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6696
AD Number: AD0000129
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Development of Forging and Casting Alloys for Turbine Buckets

Author(s): Ralph P. DeVries; Gunther Mohling
Corporate Author: Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corporation
Date of Publication: 8/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6615
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To Evaluate the Physiological Adequacy of a New-type Rebreather Bag for the A-8 B Oxygen Mask

Author(s): William W. Pryor; Gerald Marks; Raymond H. Middleton
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 8/24/1951
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Investigation of a Method of Determining the Thermal Insulation of a Survival Shelter - And Appendixes I and II

Author(s): Norman Bright; J. Donald Bowen
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 9/1/1951
Report Number: MR-WCRDM-670-21V
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The Effects of 'G' Forces on the Performance of Teletype Operators

Author(s): Philip J. Rulon; Philip B. Sampson; Benjamin Schohann
Corporate Author: Educational Research Coporation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6568
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New Synthesis Procedures for Realizing Transfer Functions of RLC and RC Networks

Author(s): Louis Weinberg
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Date of Publication: 9/14/1951
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A New Base, Socket and Neoprene Protector for G. M. Counter Tubes

Author(s): F. Wade
Corporate Author: Atomic Energy Research Establishment
Date of Publication: 10/18/1951
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Preliminary Electron Microscope Measurements of Particle Size in Beryllia

Author(s): C.S. Lees; S. R. Morgan
Corporate Author: Atomic Energy Research Establishment
Date of Publication: 3/1/1951
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Bureau of Aeronautics Reference Radiographs for Inspection of Aluminum and Magnesium Castings

Author(s): J. J. Pierce
Corporate Author: Naval Ordnance Laboratory
Laboratory: Naval Ordnance Laboratory
Date of Publication: 4/9/1951
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Further Analysis of the Psychological Range Effect

Author(s): Douglas G. Ellson; Harold Coppock
Corporate Author: Indiana University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboartory
Date of Publication: 8/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6012
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Development Of Fabrics For USAF Summer Uniforms Using Synthetic Fibers

Author(s): Rama Maxwell Ellis
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-112
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Plastic Behavior Of Engineering Materials

Author(s): D. O. Brush; O. M. Sidebottom; J. O. Smith
Corporate Author: Engineering Experiment Station, Dept. Of Theoretical And Applied Mechanics
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-89 Part 1
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Plastic Behavior Of Engineering Materials

Author(s): M. C. Steele
Corporate Author: Engineering Experiment Station, Dept. Of Theoretical And Applied Mechanics
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-89 Part 2
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Waterman Type I Hydraulic Quantity Measuring Fuse

Author(s): Howard R. Davies
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-52
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Effect Of Air-Generated Sound Waves On Suspensions Of Microorganisms

Author(s): Helen L. Kinsloe; Eugene Ackerman; James J. Reid
Corporate Author: Pennsylvania State College
Date of Publication: 1952-05
Report Number: WADC TR 52-176
AD Number: AD0001122
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Elevated- And Room-temperature Properties Of Transparent Acrylic Sheet Materials

Author(s): John Van Echo; Gale R. Remely; Ward F. Simmons
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-38
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Transonic Flow Past A Wedge At Zero Angle Attack

Author(s): Leon Trilling
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-61
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Development Of Temperature-sensing Elements For Jet Engines

Author(s): Gary Steven, W.C. Troy
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1952-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-121
AD Number: AD0003562
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Proceedings Of The WADC Ceramic Conference On Cermets , 6-8 October 1952

Author(s): Murray A. Schwartz
Corporate Author: Flight Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-327
AD Number: AD0001183
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Response Of Helicopter Rotors To Oscillatory Rotor Plane Drag Forces At The Blades

Author(s): Orville R. Rogers, William Oleksak
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-270
AD Number: AD0001178
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Equipment For Testing The Creep Properties Of Metals Under Intermittent Stressing And Heating Conditions

Author(s): Lawrence A. Shepard, John E. Dorn
Corporate Author: Institute of Engineering Research, University Of California
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-101 Part 1
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Tests Of Tabular Chromel-alumel Thermocouples

Author(s): Andrew I. Dahl, Paul D. Freeze
Corporate Author: U. S. National Bureau Of Standards
Date of Publication: 1952-05
Report Number: WADC TR 52-122
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Interpretation Of The Development Of A Perceptual Set In S-r Terms

Author(s): Delos D. Wickens
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-305
AD Number: AD0005008
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Analysis Of Swiss ETK Teletypewriter

Author(s): C. P. Seymor, L. B. Rosenberg
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-266
AD Number: AD0015850
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RF Oscillator O-(XA-5)/U

Author(s): William S. Swinell
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-239
AD Number: AD0014009
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Lagrangian Interpolation

Author(s): Clarence Ross
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-133
AD Number: AD0008715
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Interference Blanker MX- (XA 115)/U, For Reducing The Effects Of Precipitation Static In Radio Receivers

Author(s): Howard C. Storck
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Laboratory: Communication and Navigation Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-65
AD Number: AD0002131
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Foamed Metal Low Density Core Material For Sandwich Construction

Author(s): Johan Bjorksten; J. C. Elliott; R. J. Roth
Corporate Author: Bjorksten Research Laboratories, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1952-06
Report Number: WADC TR 52-51 Part 1
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Study In Bonding: Metal To Glass To Ceramics

Author(s): William F. Zimmerman, W. J. Plankenhorn, Dwight G. Bennett
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Ceramic Engineering, University Of Illinois
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-86
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Method For Evaluating Aircraft Stability Parameters From Flight Test Data

Author(s): Lloyd E. Schumacher
Corporate Author: Flight Test Division
Date of Publication: 1952-06
Report Number: WADC TR 52-71
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Investigation Of Silicate Esters As Rubber Plasticizers

Author(s): Donald L. Byerley
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-180
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Eductors For Hydraulic Systems Applied To Closed Circuit Lubrication Systems

Author(s): A. W. Hussmann
Corporate Author: State College, Engineering Experiment Station, Pennsylvania State College
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-131
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Method For The Analysis Of Fuming Nitric Acid

Author(s): Edward L. Harris
Corporate Author: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-6
AD Number: AD0004524
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Circuitry Errors Of Ladder-Type Thermo-Couple-Harness Assemblies

Author(s): Andrew I. Dahl And Ernest F. Fiock
Corporate Author: U. S. National Bureau Of Standards
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-4
AD Number: AD0005002
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Propeller Performance At Zero Forward Speed

Author(s): Dana Webb; Jack E. Willer
Corporate Author: Propeller Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-152
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Development, Properties And Investigation Of A Cermet Containing 28% Alumina And 72% Chromium

Author(s): Thomas S. Shevlin
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-17
AD Number: AD0004081
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A Study Of Furnace Atmospheres And Induction Heating In The Firing Of Porcelain Enamels

Author(s): W. J. Plankenhorn; Dwight G, Bennett
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-61
AD Number: AD0008249
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Aluminum Titanate As A Porous Insulating Material For The Protection Of Metal

Author(s): William F. Zimmerman, W. J. Plankenhorn, Dwight G. Bennett
Corporate Author: Engineering Experiment Station, Univeristy Of Illinois
Date of Publication: 1952-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-187
AD Number: AD0014763
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Effect Of Prolonged Acceleration On The Human Body In The Prone And Supine Positions

Author(s): E. R. Ballinger, C. A. Dempsey
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-250
AD Number: AD0005352
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An Investigation Of Physical Properties Of Cemented Titanium Carbide Compositions

Author(s): J. C. Redmond, J. W. Graham, J. R. Mcveigh
Corporate Author: Kennametal, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-235
AD Number: AD0001116
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Metal Bonded Titanium Diboride

Author(s): James A. Nelson, Tracy A. Willmore, Dwight G. Bennett
Corporate Author: Illinois U.
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-111
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Alternating - Track Counter - Rotation Recorder For Magnetic Recording

Author(s): Charles Colbert; William G. Stryker
Corporate Author: Aerial Reconnaissance Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-06
Report Number: WADC TR 52-2
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