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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482 reports

Automatic Flare-out For Landing

Author(s): David Markusen, Robert McLane, Orville Pomeroy
Corporate Author: Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Company Research Division
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-506
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Determining The Usefulness Of Barium Titanate Material For Memory Devices In Large Scale Digital Calculators

Author(s): Charles F. Pulvari
Corporate Author: Catholic Univerisity Of America
Date of Publication: 1956-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-339
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Survey Of Low Level Modulators

Author(s): John H. Searcy
Corporate Author: Radiation, Inc
Date of Publication: 1956-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-178
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Research And Development Of Nitrides Of Chromium And Chromium Alloys For New Film-type Resistance Elements

Author(s): Earl R. Olson, Edwin H. Layer, Leaonard H. Mauk, Joseph O. Morgan, Charles S. Peet
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-87
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Evaluation Of waterless Hand Cleaners

Author(s): Donald J. Birmingham, Vernon B. Perone
Corporate Author: U. S. Public Health Service
Date of Publication: 1956-01
Report Number: WADC TR 55-467
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Stress Corrosion Cracking In Type 403 Stainless Steel

Author(s): Mars G. Fontana
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-242
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Preliminary Measurements Of Nonsteady Velocities In A Single Stage Axial-flow Compressor

Author(s): Hsuan Yeh, Harry M. Croner, Donald E. Andrews
Corporate Author: Dept Of Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-249
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Similarities In Combustion

Author(s): Albert E. Weller And Ralph E. Thomas
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institue
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-132
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Design Of An Air Supply System And Test Section For Research On Scavenging Systems For Propulsion wind Tunnels

Author(s): John G. Wilder, Kenneth Hindersinn, Roger Weatherston
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-6
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Principles Of Dispersion Hardening which Promote High-temperature Strength In Iron-base Alloys

Author(s): E. E. Underwood, A. R. Elsea, G. K. Manning
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-184
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Effects Of Physical Variables On Delayed Failure In Steel

Author(s): R. D. Johnson, J. G. Morlet, A. R. Troiano
Corporate Author: Case Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-220
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Self-diffusion And Interdiffusion In Gold-nickel Alloys

Author(s): J. E. Reynolds, B. L. Averbach, Morris Cohen
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-112
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Alumina-base Cermets

Author(s): Charles A. Hauck, John C. Donley, Thomas S. Shevlin
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 54-173 Part 3
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Investigation Of Compressive-Creep Properties Of Aluminum Columns At Elevated Temperatures, Part 4. Additional Studies

Author(s): R. L. Carlson; E. G. Bodine; G. K. Manning
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-251 Part 4
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Creep Buckling Of Integrally Stiffened Aluminum Alloy Panels

Author(s): C. W. King
Corporate Author: North American Aviation, Inc, Structures Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-349
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Design Manual For Regenerative Heat Exchangers Of The Rotary Type

Author(s): Harold H. Sogin, Kamal Edin Hassan
Corporate Author: Department Of Mechanical Engineering, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-13
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Approach To The Synthesis Of A Polyamide Plastic with Hydrophilic Properties

Author(s): Ezra L. Totton
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Chemistry, North Carolina State College
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-117
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An Apparatus For Determining Biaxial Strength Properties Of Cloth And Supporting Test Data

Author(s): Winston C. Boteler
Corporate Author: Engineering Experiment Station Of The Georgia Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-485
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Properties Of Active Eutectoid titanium alloys

Author(s): R. F. Bunshah And H. Margolin
Corporate Author: New York University, Research Division
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-146
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Tilt Computation By Analytical Means

Author(s): Anton S. Rosing
Corporate Author: Aerial Reconnaissance Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-7
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Effect Of Ceramic Coatings On The Creep Rate Of Metallic Single Crystal And Polycrystalline Specimans

Author(s): J. R. Cuthill, W. N. Harrison
Corporate Author: U. S. Bureau Of standards
Date of Publication: 1956-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-85
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Development Of Non-Destructive Tests For Structural Adhesive Bonds

Author(s): J. S. Arnold
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-231 Part 4
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Research On The Synthesis Of Polar Siline Monomers

Author(s): Robert M. Silverstein, Leon Goddman, Allen Benitez
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-201
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The Effects Of Fungus Growth And Moisture Upon The Strength Properties Of Reinforced Plastics

Author(s): R. C. Thomashot And E. L. Hamilton
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-208
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Further Investigation Of Disturbances Due To Oil Films In Journal Bearings

Author(s): John F. Lewis, Graham B. Fulton
Corporate Author: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-259
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Effect Of Fatigue Stress History On Elasticity Properties And Stress Distribution Under Rotating Bending

Author(s): Leonard C. Lidstrom And Benjamin J. Lazan
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-122
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Long Persistent Exponential Decay Phosphors

Author(s): James F. Elliot
Corporate Author: Electronic Laboratory, General Electric Co.
Date of Publication: 1956-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-118
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Effects Of Graded Impedance To Tracheal Air Flow On The Pattern Of Breathing And Alveolar Gas Composition Of Man

Author(s): Fred W. Zechman, F. G. Hall
Corporate Author: Aero Physiology And Pharmacology, Department Of Physiology And Pharmacology, School Of Medicine, Duke University
Date of Publication: 1956-07
Report Number: WADC TR 56-280
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Induction Heating And Theory In The Solution Of Transient Problems Of Aircraft Structures

Author(s): N. J. Hoff, Frederick V. Pohle, Irwin Berman, I. Mirsky, S. Lederman, V. Wagle, Burton Erickson
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Aeronautical Engineering And Applied Mechanics, Polytechnic Institute Of Brooklyn
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-145
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Dynamic System Studies: Error Studies

Author(s): Fred B. Wright, Jr.
Corporate Author: University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-250 Part 13
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Fatigue, Creep, And Rupture Properties Of Heat Resistant Materials

Author(s): F. H. Vitovec, B.J. Lazan
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-181
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Dynamic System Studies: Digital Computers

Author(s): Roger H. Farrell
Corporate Author: University Of Chicago
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-250 Part 7
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New High Temperature Intermettalic Materials

Author(s): R. D. Grinthal
Corporate Author: American Electro Metal Division, Fifth Sterling Inc
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-190 Part 5
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Dynamic System Studies

Author(s): William R. Allen, Mary C. Weiss
Corporate Author: University Of Chicago
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-250 Part 4
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Research On Elevated Temperature Resistant Ceramic Structural Adhesives

Author(s): Richard M. Spriggs, Henry G. Lefort, Dwight G. Bennett
Corporate Author: Departmetn Of Ceramic Engineering, University Of Illinois
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-491
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Study Of The Effects Of Chemicals On The Properties Of Parachute Fabrics

Author(s): David M. Cates
Corporate Author: North Caroline State College
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 55-340 Supplement 1
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Analytical And Experimental Investigation Of Stress Distributions Inlong Flat Plates Subjected To Longitudinal Loads And Transverse Temperature Gradients

Author(s): G. H. Sprague, P. C. Huang
Corporate Author: Glenn L. Martin Company
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-350
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Oxidative Degradation Of Polyethylene

Author(s): Harold C. Beachell, Spero P. Nemphos
Corporate Author: University Of Delaware
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-420
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A Statistical Comparison Of The Body Typing Methods Of Hooton And Sheldon

Author(s): C. Wesley Dupertius; Irvin Emanuel
Corporate Author: Western Reserve University; Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-366
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A Study Of Human Weight Lifting Capabilities For Loading Ammunition Into The F-86H Aircraft

Author(s): Irvin Emanuel; John W. Chaffee S/SGT, USAF; John Wing
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory; Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-367
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Theory And Operation Of A Dynamic Tester For Evaluating Package Cushioning Material

Author(s): A. D. Klingenberg
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-342
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Annual Report On Research For Use In ANC-17 Bulletin "Plastics For Aircraft"

Author(s): Donald G. Coleman
Corporate Author: U. S. Forest Products Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-183 Supplement 4
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Second Test Region Of A Free-jet Supersonic wind Tunnel As A Region Of Variable Mach Number

Author(s): J. D. Lee, G. L. Von Eschen
Corporate Author: Aerodynamic Laboratory, Dept. Of Aeronautical Engineering, Ohio State University.
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-337
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Investigation Of Aircraft Ducting Components At High Subsonic Speeds

Author(s): Owen P. Lamb, James S. Holdhusen
Corporate Author: FluiDyne Engineering Corp.
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-187
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Solution Of Laminar Flame Problems By The Use Of The Analog Computer

Author(s): James E. Broadwell, John R. Sellars
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute, University Of Michigan
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-290
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Experimental Study Of Moreland's Theory Of Shimmy

Author(s): James L. Edman
Corporate Author: Bendix Aviation Corporation
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-07
Report Number: WADC TR 56-197
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Fluorine-ammonia Combustion

Author(s): D. E. Mann, G. T. Armstrong
Corporate Author: U. S. National Bureau Of Standards
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-365
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Investigation Of Forged Cobalt Base Alloys For High Temperature Applications

Author(s): R. R. Macfarlane, R. K. Pitler And E. E. Reynolds
Corporate Author: Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-327
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The Air Force Program For Improved Flight Instrumentation

Author(s): Lawrence C. Wright, Captain, USAF
Corporate Author: Flight Control Laboratory
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-582
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Design Methods For Magnetic Amplifiers And Saturable Reactors

Author(s): James R. Walker, Max Frank
Corporate Author: Wayne Engineering Research Institute, Wayne University
Laboratory: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-07
Report Number: WADC TR 56-281
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