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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Study Of The Control Of Permeability Of Nylon Parachute Cloth At High And Low Differential Pressures

Author(s): Hamilton J. Bickford, Donald K. Kuehl, Thomas L. Rusk, Jr. Chenny Bros
Corporate Author: Cheney Bros.
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 54-468
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Dielectric Dispersion Behavior Of Selected Natural Polymers

Author(s): Charles F. Ferraro
Corporate Author: Fordham University
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-91
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Handbook On Titanium, Part 2

Author(s): Heinrich K. Adenstedt
Corporate Author: Avco Manufacturing Corporation, Lycoming Division
Date of Publication: 1955-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-305 Part 2
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Use Of The Seeler Resuscitator In Man

Author(s): J. B. Hickam, H. O. Sieker, W. W. Pryor, R. Frayser
Corporate Author: Duke University
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-165
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Thermal And Related Physical Properties Of Molten Materials. Part II: High Temperature Reactions Of Sodium Hydroxide

Author(s): Dale D. Williams, R.R. Miller
Corporate Author: U. S. Naval Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 54-185 Part 2
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Research On Boron Polymers. Part II. Polymer Studies

Author(s): William L. Ruigh; Charles E. Erickson; Frank Gunderloy; Michael Sedlak
Corporate Author: Rutgers University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-26 Part 2
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Investigation Of Compressive-Creep Properties Of Aluminum Columns At Elevated Temperatures, Part 3. Comparisons With Other Metals

Author(s): R. L. Carlson; G. K. Manning
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 52-251 Part 3
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Accuracy Of Frequency Spectra Obtained By Several Numerical Fourier Transformation Methods

Author(s): Nathan L. Wener, Hobart C. Drum.
Corporate Author: Directorate Of Flight And All-Weather Testing
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-518
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Arm Strength At Selected Degrees Of Elbow Flexion

Author(s): Paul A. Hunsicker
Corporate Author: Universoty Of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-548
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Oxidation-resistant Coatings For Molybdenum

Author(s): J. R. Blanchard
Corporate Author: Climax Molybdenum Company Of Michigan
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-205
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Titanium Alloys For Elevated Temperature Application

Author(s): W. F. Carew, F. A. Crossley, D. J. McPherson
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-278 Part 1
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Titanium Alloys For Elevated Temperature Application

Author(s): W. F. Carew, F. A. Crossley, D. J. McPherson
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-278 Part 2
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High Strength Epon Laminates

Author(s): Frank C. Hopper
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-5 Supplement 3
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Development Of Low Voltage Shunted Surface Gap Spark And Igniter Plugs For Reciprocating And Gas Turbine Engines

Author(s): Louis H. Segall
Corporate Author: Bendix Aviation Corporation
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: WADC TR 55-191
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Investigation Of The Metallurgical Characteristics Of The 36% Aluminum Titanium-Base Alloy

Author(s): J. B. Mcandrew; D. J. Mcpherson
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-182 Part 2
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Study Of Effects Of Alloying Elements On The Weldability Of Titanium Sheet

Author(s): Herbert M. Meyer
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-230 Part 2
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Aerodynamic Heating And Heat Transfer For Airfoils At Mach Numbers Of 2.74 Through 5.7

Author(s): A. E. Abramson, W. L. Torgesson, J. A. Zdrazil
Corporate Author: Research, Incorporated
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-252
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Fundamental Studies Of The Adhesion Of Ice To Solids

Author(s): Philip E. Berghausen, Robert J. Good, Boris Podolsky And Walter Soller
Corporate Author: University Of Cincinnati
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 55-44
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Three-dimensional Flow Of Axial-flow Turbo-machinery

Author(s): Leroy H. Smith
Corporate Author: Johns Hopkins University
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TR 55-348 Volume 1
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Evaluation Of High Strength Weldable Titanium-Base Alloys

Author(s): C. Robert Lillie
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-547
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Importance Of Certain Dial Design Variables In Quantitive Instrument Reading

Author(s): Julien M. Christensen
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-10
Report Number: WADC TR 55-376
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Tensile Deformation Of Aluminum As A Function Of Temperature, Strain Rate, And Grain Size

Author(s): R. P. Carreker, Jr. And W. R. Hibbard, Jr.
Corporate Author: Research Laboratory, General Electric Company
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-113
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Relationship Of Hardness Measurements To The Tensile And Compression Flow Curves

Author(s): R. E. Lenhart
Corporate Author: General Electric Company
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-114
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Thermal Conductivity And Heat Capacity Of Molten Materials Part 6. The Thermal Conductivity Of Beryllium Oxide From 40? To 750?c

Author(s): D. A. Ditmars; D. C. Ginnings
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-201 Part 6
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Recrystallization Of Titanium

Author(s): L. S. Castleman, F. D. Rossi, L. L. Seigle
Corporate Author: Sylvania Electric Products, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1955-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-321
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Effect Of Prior Partial Transformation Of Austenite On Subsequent Isothermal Transformation At Lower Temperatures

Author(s): Harold J. Hucek, E. Ellis Fletcher, Admiral A. Watts, Arthur R. Elsea, George K. Manning
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1955-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-341
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Evaluation Of Fabric Finishes For High Temperature Operation Of Parachute Ribbons

Author(s): Louis C. Block
Corporate Author: Lowell Technological Institute Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1955-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-571
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Retarding-field Oscillator In The Frequency Range 15,000 To 75,000 Megacycles

Author(s): E. Milton Boone
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 55-481
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Development Of A Substitute Or Improvement Of Chromium Electrodeposits

Author(s): Jesse E. Stareck; Edgar J. Seyb, Jr.; Angelo C. Tulumello
Corporate Author: United Chromium, Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-271 Part 2
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Quick Disconnect Adapter For External Power Cable

Author(s): Jean W. Hamilton
Corporate Author: Airtron, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-306
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Research And Development work On Semiconducting Materials Of Unusually High Electron Mobility

Author(s): Albert C. Beer, Theodore C. Harman, Robert K. Willardson, Harvey L. Goering
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-307
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Development Of Isolators For Heavy Airborne Electronic Equipment

Author(s): Leonard C. Lindblom
Corporate Author: United Rubber Co.
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-248
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Correlation Of Natural weathering And Sheltered Storage Exposure Tests with Simulated Environmental Laboratory Tests

Author(s): William E. Laesch, Warren W. Smith
Corporate Author: South Florida Test Service
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-227
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Study Of Magnesium Fire Extinguishing Agents

Author(s): L. M. Greenstein And S. I. Richman
Corporate Author: Francis Earle Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-170
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Vairables Affecting The Accuracy Of Collision Judgments On Radar-type Displays

Author(s): John E. Mangelsdorf
Corporate Author: Ohio State University, Dept. Of Chemistry, Cryogenic Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 55-462
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Tracking with Intermittently Illuminated Displays

Author(s): John W. Senders
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-10
Report Number: WADC TR 55-378
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Investigation Of Aerodynamic Forces Generated By A Propeller In A Compressible Flow

Author(s): Paul Lieber, Koon-San Wan, M. Spiegel
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-312
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Protective Shot Peening Of Propellers. Part 2: Fatigue Tests

Author(s): Ronald F. Brodrick
Corporate Author: Lessells And Associates, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TR 55-56 Part 2
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Detection Of Separations Between Adjacent Signals On A Simulated PPI Radar Scope

Author(s): Robert M. Herrick, Helmut E. Alder, John E. Coulson, Gerald L. Howett
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-424
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Efficiency Of Verbal Versus Motor Responses In Handling Information Encoded By Means Of Colors And Light Patterns

Author(s): Paul F. Muller, Jr.
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 55-472
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Longitudinal Airplane Dynamics Wind Tunnel Test Equipment

Author(s): O. B. Tufts, G. R. Duryea, Jr. , R. C. MacArthur, A. H. Zimmerman
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-184
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Study Of The Environment Temperature And Pressure Effects On The Plate Dissipation Rating Of Receiving Tubes

Author(s): Bernard M. Schmidt
Corporate Author: Dayton University, Electrical Engineering Dept.
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-433 Part 2
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Investigation Of Flame Stability And Drag Losses For Flame Holders In Free Stream

Author(s): Gustave G. Kutzko
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1955-11
Report Number: WADC TR 55-429
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Cascade Impactor For Determining The Drop-size Distribution Of Fuel Mists

Author(s): J. L. Harp, J. M. Pilcher
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1955-11
Report Number: WADC TR 55-428
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Nonmetalic Ferromagnetic Materials

Author(s): Aaron P. Greifer, Gerald G. Palmer
Corporate Author: Electronic Division, General Electric Company
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-274 Part 3
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Nonmetalic Ferromagnetic Materials

Author(s): Robert W. Johnston, Gerald G. Palmer
Corporate Author: Electronic Division, General Electric Company
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-274 Part 1
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Nonmetalic Ferromagnetic Materials

Author(s): Gerald G. Palmer, Robert W. Johnston, Harold W. Katz, Robert E. Schultz
Corporate Author: Electronic Division, General Electric Company
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-274 Part 5
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Nonmetalic Ferromagnetic Materials

Author(s): Gerald G. Palmer, James P. Dietz
Corporate Author: Electronic Division, General Electric Company
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-274 Part 4
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Nonmetalic Ferromagnetic Materials

Author(s): John M. Blank
Corporate Author: Electronic Division, General Electric Company
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-274 Part 2
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Design Requirements For An Air-Transportable Surgical Theater

Author(s): Timothy J. Larkin And Charles H. B. McLendon
Corporate Author: Consultants & Designers, Inc
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-168
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