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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Influence Of Prior Body Cooling with Air On Human Heat Tolerance

Author(s): James H. Veghte, Capt., USAF; Paul Webb, M.D.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-09
Report Number: WADC TR 59-350
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Effect Of Prior Creep On The Mechanical Properties Of A High-strength Heat Treatable Titanium Alloy, Ti-16V-2.5Al

Author(s): Jeremy V. Gluck; James W. Freeman
Corporate Author: The University Of Michigan Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-454
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The Combined Non-linear Effects Of Earth Oblateness And Atmospheric Drag On A Near-Earth Satellite

Author(s): Trinidad J. Jaramillo
Corporate Author: The University Of Chicago Institute For System Research
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-513
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Optimum Re-entry Into The Earth's Atmosphere By Use Of A Variable Contol Force

Author(s): Francis J. Marshall
Corporate Author: The University Of Chicago Institute For System Research
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-515
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Digital Computation Techniques For Fluid Flow Fields With Shock

Author(s): Francis J. Marshall
Corporate Author: The University Of Chicago Institute For System Research
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-535
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System Performance Following Radar Failure In A Simulated Air Traffic Control Situation

Author(s): William C. Howell; R. Thomas Christy; Robert G. Kinkade
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-09
Report Number: WADC TR 59-573
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Chronic Effects Of Low-Level Radiation Upon Protein And Amino Acid Requirements

Author(s): B. H. Ershoff; A. F. Wells; S.Bernick; H. Sobel; T. M. Graham
Corporate Author: Western Biological Laboratories Culver City California
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-609
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An Exploratory Study Of Prolonged Intermittent Photic Stimulation

Author(s): Harold S, Alexander; W. Dean Chiles
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-715
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Personological Correlates Of Reactions To Perceptual Isolation

Author(s): Robert R. Holt; Leo Goldberger
Corporate Author: Research Center For Mental Health New York
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-735
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Unsteady Airloads On Pointed Airfoils And Slender Bodies At High Mach Numbers

Author(s): Garabed Zartarian
Corporate Author: Aeroelastic And Structures Research Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-583
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Phototropy A Literature Review

Author(s): Glenn H. Brown
Corporate Author: Polacoat Incorporated, Blue Ash, Ohio
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-436
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I131-Labeled Diiodo-aminohippuric Acid As A Tracer In Cardiac Output Studies

Author(s): George M. Homer, Ph. D.; Robert E. Zipf, M.D.; Thomas E. Heiber; spencer F. August; Bernard J. Katchman, Ph. D.
Corporate Author: Department of Research, Miami Valley Hospital
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-126
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The Determination Of Lateral Handling Quality Requirements From Airframe-Human Pilot System Studies

Author(s): Irving L. Ashkenas; Duane T. McRuer
Corporate Author: Systems Technology, Inc.
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-135
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Development Of High Strengths And High Recrystallization Temperatures In Molybdenum-Base Aloys

Author(s): M. Semchyshen,Gordon D.McArdle And Robert Q. Barr
Corporate Author: Climax Molybdenum Company Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-551
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A Simplified Electronic Tracking Apparatus (SETA)

Author(s): Peter Gain; Paul M. Fitts
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-44
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The Effects Of Radiation On Oxygen Designed For Human Consumption

Author(s): John F. Kircher; Justin S. McNulty; James L. McFarling; Arthur Levy
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-618
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Model 16 Automatic Blood Pressure Measuring Instrument

Author(s): Richard A. Johnson
Corporate Author: Systems Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-429
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Detonation Induction Distances In Combustible Gaseous Mixtures At Atmospheric And Elevated Intial Pressures. IV. Hydrogen-nitric-oxide. V. Hydrogen-oxygen-diluent. VI. Theoretical Analysis

Author(s): Loren E. Bollinger, Michael C. Fong, Rudolph Edse
Corporate Author: The Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-591 Part 2
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Electrodeposition Of Aluminum On Magnesium

Author(s): E. W. Cooke, S. Kritzer
Corporate Author: North American Aviation, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-465
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A Study Of Free Convection Boundary Layer Oscillations And Their Effects On Heat Transfer

Author(s): Jack P.Holman, Harold E.Gartrell Abd Erich E.Soehgren
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-3
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Design Parameters For The Engineering Of Closed Respiratory Systems

Author(s): Donald A. Keating
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-766
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Model Tests And Studies Of The Problems Of Dynamic Tensions In Aircraft-Arresting Gear Cables

Author(s): Frank T.Sasaki; Norman F.Eslinger; Glen L.Neidhardt
Corporate Author: American Machine & Foundry Company Mechanics Research Division
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-495
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Thermophysical Properties Of Solid Materials: Volume I. Elements (Melting Temperature Above 1000 degrees F)

Author(s): Alexander Goldsmith, Thomas E. Waterman, Harry J. Hirschhorn
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-476
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Mechanism Of Wear Of Nonmetallic Materials

Author(s): Edwin J. Latos
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-316
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Fabrication Of Infrared Transmitting Materials By Hot Pressing Techniques

Author(s): Norbert J. Kreidl; Harold C. Nafner; Joseph R. Hensler; Eugene C. Letter; Dean A. Buckner
Corporate Author: Bausch & Lomb Optical Co.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-275 Part 2
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A System For Automatic Processing Of Fatigue Data

Author(s): A. J. Belfour; W. S. Hyler
Corporate Author: Parsons Corporation; Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-461
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A Compendium Of Constitutional Ternary Diagrams Of The Metallic System

Author(s): Dr. W. Guertler
Corporate Author: Berlin, Germany
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-615 Part 1
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Double-Walled Facepieces MA-1A Altitude Helmet

Author(s): J. W. Weinberg, PH. D.
Corporate Author: Pioneer Scientific Corporation, Great Neck, New York
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-643
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Relation of Several Physiological Parameters to Positive G Tolerance

Author(s): John P. Meehan, M.D.; Howard I. Jacobs
Corporate Author: Department Of Physiology, School of Medicine, University of Southern California
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-665
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Liquid Diets For Use In High-Altitude, High-Performance Vehicles

Author(s): Beatrice Finkelstein; Bernice McGhee, 2/Lt., USAF
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-32
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A Simple Clinical Test For Boron Hydride Exposure

Author(s): Dwight F. Miller, Capt., USAF(MSC); Anton Tamas, M.D.; Lawrence Robinson, A/2c, USAF
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 59-123
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Effect Of Body Posture On Maximal Inspiratory And Expiratory Stroke Volume

Author(s): F. G. Hall; John Salzano
Corporate Author: Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-128
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Effect Of Changing Cyclic Modulus On Bending Fatigue Strength

Author(s): A. A. Blatherwick And B. J. Lazan
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-127 Part 2
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The Effects Of Inelastic Action On The Resistance To Various Types Of Loads Of Ductile Members Made From Various Classes Of Metals Part Xi. Photoelastic Analysis Of I-Beams With Elliptic-Type Web Cutouts

Author(s): Will J. Worley
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-330 Part 11
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Notch Sensitivity Of Aircraft Structural And Engine Alloys Part II. Further Studies With A-286 Alloy

Author(s): Howard R. Voorhees And James W. Freeman
Corporate Author: The University Of Michigan Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 57-58 Part 2
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Rapid Loading Of Aluminium Alloy Riveted Joints

Author(s): Lt. Robert T. Ault
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-433
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Comfort Evaluation Of The C-118 Pilot Seat (Aerotherm): One Of A Series Of Studies Pertaining To The Design Evaluation Of Pilot And Crew Station Equipment

Author(s): Robert F. Slechta; J. Forrest
Corporate Author: Bio-Mechanics Laboratory; Department Of Sociology; Tufts University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-312
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Thermal Conductivity Of Lubricating Oils And Hydraulic Fluids

Author(s): D. W. McCready
Corporate Author: Unversity Of Michigan Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-405
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Heat Treatment Response, Mechanical Properties And Stability Of Titanium Sheet Alloys

Author(s): Eugene Delgrosso, Peter Kuzmenko, Allan Springmeyer, Brian Weldon, A. Richard Zello, James Chafey
Corporate Author: Chase Brass And Copper Co., Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-409
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Development Of New Sounds Absorbing Materials For Noise Suppressors, Part 2. Evaluation Of Commercially Available Materials

Author(s): William E. Lawrie
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-460 Part 2
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Effects Of Scale Shape, Exposure Time, And Display-Response Complexity On Scale Reading Efficiency

Author(s): Edwin H. Elkin
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-472
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Spacing Of On-Off Controls. 2: Toggle Switches

Author(s): James V. Bradley, Ronald A. Wallis
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory, Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-475
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Development Of Wrought Beryllium Alloys Of Improved Properties

Author(s): John G. Klein, Leslie M. Perleman, Wallace W. Beaver
Corporate Author: The Brush Beryllium Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-478 Part 1
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Development And Evaluation Of Rocket Blast And Rain Erosion Resistant Composite Coatings Produced By Flame Spray Techniques

Author(s): J. R. Galli, G. I. Wheeler, B. H. Clampitt, D. E. German, R. B. Johnson
Corporate Author: Engineering Materials & Process Unit, Boeing Airplane Company, Witchita Division
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-493
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Graphite Technology

Author(s): Samuel W. Bradstreet
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-503
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Research For Coatings For Protection Of Niobium Against Oxidation At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Emanuel C. Hirakis
Corporate Author: Horizons Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-545
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Development Of A Unit For Recovery Of Water And Disposal Or Storage Of Solids From Human Wastes. Part 1. The Study Phase

Author(s): J. D. Zeff, R. A. Bambenek
Corporate Author: American Machine & Foundry Company
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-562 Volume 1
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A Compendium Of Constitutional Ternary Diagrams Of The Metallic System

Author(s): Dr. W. Guertler
Corporate Author: Berlin, Germany
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-615 Part 2
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Bends And Denitrogen In High-Altitude Flight Operations

Author(s): R. H. Middleton
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-625
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Investigation Of Design Criteria For Cushioning Materials

Author(s): Stewart M. Krakover, 1/LT. USAF, Albert Olevitch
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-639
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