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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Constitution Of Titanium Alloy Systems. Supplement 1

Author(s): David W. Levinson, Donald J. McPherson, William Rostoker
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aeronatuical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-41 Supplement 1
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Microwave Electrical Characteristics Of Randome Materials At 8.5 Kilomegacycles Per Second

Author(s): Richard H. Forbes, Byron Noe
Corporate Author: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-273
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Principles Of Fire Detection In Aircraft Engine Spaces

Author(s): W. F. Roeser, C. S. McCamy
Corporate Author: U. S. National Bureau Of Standards
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-307
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Physical Action Of Intense High Frequency Sound On Vertebrate Tissue

Author(s): W. J. Fry, F. J. Fry, R. B. Fry, D. Tucker, W. Welkowitz
Corporate Author: Electrical Engineering Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-152
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Development History Of Bromochloromethane (CB)

Author(s): Raymond R. Stasiak
Corporate Author: Equipment Laboratory
Laboratory: Equipment Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-279
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Handbook On Titanium

Author(s): Heinrich K. Adenstedt
Corporate Author: Avco Manufacturing Corporation, Lycoming Division
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-305 Part 1
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Packaging Requirements For Bearings. Part 15 : Performance Of Volatile Corrosion Inhibitors For Packaging Antifriction Bearings (series N-N)

Author(s): A. A. Mohaupt, R. K. Stern
Corporate Author: U. S. Forest Products Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-38 Part 15
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Snow, Frost, And Ice Elimination From Parked Aircraft

Author(s): Ralph H. Upson
Corporate Author: Department Of Aeronautical engineering, University Of Minnesota
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-217 Part 3
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Boundary Layer Radioactive Tracer Technique. Part 1: Instrumentation

Author(s): Frances M. Richardson, James K. Ferrell, Kenneth O. Beatty
Corporate Author: North Carolina State College. Dept Of Engineering Research.
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-100 Part 1
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Relative Discriminability Of Thirty-one Differently Shaped Knobs

Author(s): Darwin P. Hunt, David R. Craig
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-108
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Development Of Heat-resistant Foamed-in-place Dielectric Core Materials For Sandwich Radomes

Author(s): Phillip J. Campagna
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 54-249
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Development Of Room-temperature-curing Structural Adhesive For Metals

Author(s): John Bjorksten, Risto P. Lappala, Luther L. Yaeger, Robert J. Roth
Corporate Author: Bjorksten Research Laboratories, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1954-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-294
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Research On The Preparation And Properties Of High-temperature Resistant Copolymers

Author(s): Gerald A. Edwards
Corporate Author: Tuskegee Institute, George Washington Carver Foundation
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-433
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Development Of A Rubber For High Temperature Service In Contact with Experimental Hydraulic Fluids

Author(s): Frederick G. Kitts
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-318
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Structural Changes Of Commercial Titanium And Titanium-base Alloys On Heat Treatment

Author(s): D. W. Levinson, W. Rostoker
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-244
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Research Investigation Of Magnetostrictive Techniques For Obtaining High Frequency Vibrations

Author(s): Ralph W. Gretter, Leonard S. Wilk
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-382
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Study Of Voltage-regulating Systems For Aircraft Alternating-current Generators. Part 1: Analogue-computer Study And Specifications

Author(s): Henry C. Bourne, David C. White
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-298 Part 1
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Toxicity Of Certain Polymers with Particular Reference To Products O Ftheir Thermal Decomposition

Author(s): Joseph F. Treon, Frank P. Cleveland, John Cappel, Edwin E. Larson
Corporate Author: Cincinnati University
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-301
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Relationship Between Isothermal And Anisothermal Nucleation Characteristics Of Austenite Decompostion Products

Author(s): C. R. Simcoe, A. R. Elsea And Others
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-303
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Characterization Of C21-C30 Hydrocarbons And Their Mixtures

Author(s): Walter C. McCrone
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1954-02
Report Number: WADC TR 54-349
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Magnesium Sheet Alloys

Author(s): R. R. Nash; H. K. Adams, Jr.; A. E. Bibb, Jr.; E. J. Tulloch; M. C. Huffstutler
Corporate Author: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-357
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Tables Of Definite Integrals Involving Bessel Functions Of The First Kind

Author(s): Terence Butler, Karl Pohlhausen
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Resarch Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Resarch Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-10
Report Number: WADC TR 54-420
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Thermo-Elastic Stresses And Deflections In Beam-Columns

Author(s): Bruno A. Boley; Harold Mechanic
Corporate Author: Institute Of Air Flight Structures, Columbia University
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 54-425
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Thermo-Elastic Stresses And Deflections In Thin-Walled Beams

Author(s): Bruno A. Boley; Irwin S. Tolins
Corporate Author: Institute Of Flight Structures, Columbia University
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-426
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Foveal Luminance Discrimination As A Function Of The Duration Of The Decrement Or Increment In Luminance

Author(s): Robert M. Herrick
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Date of Publication: 1954-10
Report Number: WADC TR 54-463
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An Experimental Investigation Of Heat Transfer At The Boundaries Of Supersonic Nozzles

Author(s): Judson R. Baron
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-541
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The Effects of Pupil Size and Flash Duration on Acuity During Dark Adaptation

Author(s): Adler, H. E., Brown, J. L., & Herrick, R. M.
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-551
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Effect Of Austempering, Martempering, And Interupted Quenching On Transverse Properties And Distortion And Strain Aging On Yield-tensile Ratio

Author(s): John Vajda, John J Hauser, Paul E. Busby
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-588
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Fundamental Study Of Natural And Synthetic Films On Magnesium And Its Alloys


Corporate Author: Dow Chemical Co.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-222
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Plastic Deformation Of Ceramic-Oxide Single Crystals

Author(s): John B. Wachtman; Laurel H. Maxwell
Corporate Author: National Bureau of Standards
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-265 Supplement 1
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The Influence Of Surface Treatment On The Fatigue Properties Of Titanium And Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Lars Thomassen, Maurice J. Sinnott and Albert W. Demmler, Jr.
Corporate Author: University Of Michigan
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-437
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Evaluation Of Container-Grade Paper-Overlaid Veneer

Author(s): E. H. Clarke
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-216
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Investigation Of "Bentone 34" As A Grease Thickener

Author(s): Herbert Schwenker
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-44
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Studies And Experimental Investigations On The Flash Welding Of Alloyed Steels

Author(s): Ernest F. Nippes; Warren S. Savage; Gordon Grotke; Salvatore M. Robelotto
Corporate Author: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-97
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Research And Development Of Non-metallic Acid-Resistant Hose

Author(s): Donald C. Dougall, Stephen Casapulla
Corporate Author: The Connecticut Hard Rubber Company
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-407
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An Empirical Report on the Effect of Polyvinyl Butyral on Cargo-Parachute Shroud Lines

Author(s): Phipps, Robert L.
Corporate Author: Taylor and Sons
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-39
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A Study Of The Rain Erosion Of Plastics And Metals

Author(s): Roy R. Lapp; Raymond H. Stutzman; Norman E. Wahl
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-185
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Dynamic System Studies: The Mission Of A Facility

Author(s): B. E. Howard
Corporate Author: University Of Chicago
Date of Publication: 1954-10
Report Number: WADC TR 54-250 Part 3
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Dynamic System Studies: Flight Tables


Corporate Author: University Of Chicago
Date of Publication: 1954-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-250 Part 9
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A Study Of The Operation And Test Procedures For The Parachute Whirl Tower Volume I. Study And Evaluation Of The Whirl Tower

Author(s): W. P. Clodfelter; R. F. Maclean; Kuno Foelsch
Corporate Author: Radioplane Company
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-536 Volume 1
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Storage Stability of Jet Turbine Fuels

Author(s): Cole, C. A.; Nixon, A. C.
Corporate Author: Shell Development Companl
Date of Publication: 1954-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-63 Supplement 1
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Heat Transfer And Frictional Effects In Laminar Boundary Layers. Part 5. The Modified Lighthill Method For Determining The Rate Of Heat Transfer


Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-288 Part 5
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A Moving Target Optical Projector For Use In Air Traffic Control Research

Author(s): Merrill J. Allen, Paul M. Fitts, Alec J. Slivinske
Corporate Author: Aviation Psychology Laboratory, Ohio State University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-417
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Research On The Flammability Characteristics Of Aircraft Fuels

Author(s): G. W. Jones; M. G. Zabetakis; G. S. Scott; A. L. Furno
Corporate Author: U. S. Bureau Of Mines
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-35 Supplement 1
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Research On The Flammability Characteristics Of Aircraft Hydraulic Fluids

Author(s): Michael G. Zabetakis, Agnes C. Imhof, Frank W. Lang
Corporate Author: Untied States Department Of The Interior Bureau Of Mines
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 57-151 Supplement 2
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Chlorine And Fluorine-containing Compounds For Nonflammble Materials

Author(s): O. R. Pierce, E. T. McBee
Corporate Author: Purdue University
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-462
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Effect Of Reduced Barometric Pressure Upon Evaporation And Perspiration In Nude Resting Man

Author(s): Joseph W. McCutchan, Craig L. Taylor
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Engineering, University of California
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-72
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Physiological Basis For Various Constituents In Survival Rations. Part I. The Effeciency Of Young Men Under Temperature Conditions

Author(s): Frederick Sargent, II
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Physiology, University Of Illinois
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-484 Part 1
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Investigation Of Noise Generated By Electrical Slip Rings

Author(s): George A. Forster
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-125
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Two Display Designs For Presentation Of All Flight Attitudes

Author(s): J. W. Arnold, H. Schlesinger
Corporate Author: Stavid Engineering, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1954-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-316
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