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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58 reports

Constitution of Iron-Boron Alloys in the Low Boron Range

Author(s): M. E. Nicholson
Corporate Author: University of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-301
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Life Expectancy of Aircraft Under Elevated Temperature Conditions

Author(s): George Gerard
Corporate Author: New York University
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-493
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Diffusion Of Iron, Nickel And Cobalt Into Hot-Pressed Titanium Carbide

Author(s): Robert C. Turnbull
Corporate Author: Sate College Of Ceramics
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-1
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Stability of Flow in Air-Induction Systems for Boundary-Layer Suction

Author(s): A. H. Flax; C. E. Treanor; J. T. Curtis
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-189
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Statistical Inference, Reliability, And Significance

Author(s): Frank Mark Weida, Mary D. Lum
Corporate Author: Aerospace Research Labs
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-149
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Five-channel Chronograph System For Detonation-wave Propagation Measurements

Author(s): Kenneth E. Kissell, Loren E. Bollinger, Robert G. Dunn
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: WADC TR 54-84
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Electro Deposition Of Titanium On Base Metals

Author(s): Merle E. Sibert
Corporate Author: Horizon Incorporated
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-503
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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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Creep Deformation Of Magnesium At Elevated Temperatures By Non-basal Slip

Author(s): A. R. Chaudhurt, H. C. Chang, N. J. Grant
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-593
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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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A Recording Magnetic Fluxmeter

Author(s): R. I. Berge, C. A. Guderjahn
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-50
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The Development Of Chromium-Base Heat-Resistant Alloys

Author(s): J. M. Blocher, Jr.; I. E. Campbell; D. J. Maykuth; R. I. Jaffee; H. B. Goodwin
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-470
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Investigation of the Thwaites Airfoil Principle as Applied to Helicopter Rotor Blades

Author(s): L. Arnold; S. W. Yuan
Corporate Author: Lee Arnold Associates, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-497
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Silicon-Based Cermets and Related Observations

Author(s): Berthold C. Weber; Philip S. Hessinger
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-444
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Inversion of Matrices by Monte Carlo Methods

Author(s): Herbert A. Meyer; Ernest J. Lytle, Jr.; Landis S. Gephart; Norman L. Rasmussen
Corporate Author: University of Florida
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-56
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Investigations of Deformation and Fracture of Metals

Author(s): R. P. Carreker, Jr., R. W. Guard, R. E. Lenhart
Corporate Author: General Electric Company
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-303
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Effect of Elevated Temperature on the Fatigue Strength of Sintered-Aluminum Powder

Author(s): Hyler, W. S.; Grover, H. J.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TR 55-212
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Final Report On Transonic Aircraft Control

Author(s): Thomas R. Parsons
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-247
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Aluminum Powder Metallurgy

Author(s): F. V. Lenel, A. B. Backensto, M. V. Rose
Corporate Author: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-110
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Dispersed Hard Particle Strengthening Of Metals

Author(s): Nicholas J. Grant, Oliver Preston
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-359
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Study Of Creep Of Titanium And Two O Fits Alloys

Author(s): Jeremy V. Gluck, James W. Freeman
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute, University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 54-54
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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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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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Thermal Conditions Associated With Aircraft In Flight

Author(s): Martin H. Bloom
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Aeronautical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute Of Brooklyn
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-169
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Metallography Of Aluminum Powder Extrusions

Author(s): F. V. Lenel, E. C. Nelson, G. S. Ansell, M. V. Rose
Corporate Author: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-07
Report Number: WADC TR 56-170
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Hydraulic Servo Control Valves Part II An Investigation Of A Number Of Represnetative Electro-Hydraulic Servo Valves

Author(s): Bernard Johnson; Lee Schmid
Corporate Author: Cook Research Laboratories
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 55-29 Part 2
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Polar Coordinate Accelerometer

Author(s): Allan W. Lindberg, Lloyd R. Brown, Jack H. Crow, Walter B. Hauer
Corporate Author: White-Rodgers Electric Company
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-94
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Review Of The Hypersonic Research Carried Out At Princeton University From 1949-1955

Author(s): S. M. Bogdonoff
Corporate Author: James Forrestal Research Foundation, Princeton University
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-211
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Theory And Experiment In The Solution Of Structural Problems Of Supersonic Aircrafts

Author(s): Hoff, N. J.; Bloom, Martin; Pohle, Frederick V.; Oliver, Henry; Mirsky, I.; Berks, William I.; Chwick, Alexander; MacLean, William R.; Lederman, S.
Corporate Author: Polytechnic Institute Of Brooklyn
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-291
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Design And Testing Of An Axisymmetric Hypersonic Nozzle For A Low Density Wind Tunnel


Corporate Author: University of California
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-341
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Study Of Permanent Magnets Of The Barium Ferrite Type

Author(s): Sixtus, K. J.
Corporate Author: Indiana Steel Products Company
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-198
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Determining Air Reactions On Moving Vehicles. Part I. Methods of Free Ballistics

Author(s): M. Z. Krzywoblocki
Corporate Author: University of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-51 Part 1
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A Statistical Method for the Extraction of Stability Parameters from Flight-Test Data

Author(s): Meredith N. Springer
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TN 57-408
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Research On Intermetallic Containers For Melting Titanium

Author(s): William B. Crandall; Carl H. McMurtry; Daniel D. Button
Corporate Author: State University Of New York College Of Ceramics At Alfred University
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-633
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Topological Network Theory

Author(s): A. Nerode and H. Shank
Corporate Author: System Research, University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-424
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Stabilization Of Computer Circuits

Author(s): E. Hochfeld
Corporate Author: System Research, University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-425
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Phase And Free Energy Relationships In The System Titanium-zirconium-oxygen

Author(s): Michael Hoch, Patrick Walsh, Yao Chiang
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Chemistry And Ohio State University Research Foundation, Ohio State University
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-01
Report Number: WADC TR 56-567
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Generation Of Gusts In A wind Tunnel And Measurment Of Unsteady Lift On An Airfoil

Author(s): L. C. Garby, A. M. Kuethe, J. D. Schetzer
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Aeronautical Engineering, University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 57-401
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Extraction Of Aircraft Stability Coefficients From Flight Test Data And Theoretical And Experimental Studies On Selected Problems Of High Speed Aerodynamics And Dynamic Stability

Author(s): Lloyd E. Wilkie
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-723
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Research On Thermostable Molecules And Polymers

Author(s): Emil A. Lawton, Donna D. McRitchie
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-642
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Solution Of The Potential Equation For The Unsteady Flow About A Triangular wing with Subsonic Leading Edges In A Supersonic Main Stream

Author(s): Yudell L. Luke, Geraldine V. Coombs, Frank Wagner
Corporate Author: Midwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-258
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Mechanical Properties Of Chromium

Author(s): Arthur G. Metcalfe; Sheldon A. Spachner; W. Rostoker
Corporate Author: Armour Research Institute Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-342
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Testing Continuous Computers

Author(s): R. C. Mikulich, Editor
Corporate Author: University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-622
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Test Of A Model Dynamic System Synthesizer

Author(s): R. C. Mikulich, Editor
Corporate Author: University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-623
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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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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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Determining Air Reactions On Moving Vehicles. Part II. Methods Of Rocketry

Author(s): M. Z. Krzywoblocki
Corporate Author: University of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 56-51 Part 2
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Computation of Zero-Lift Drag for Wing-Body Combinations at Supersonic Speeds

Author(s): Algimantas J. Besonis
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TN 57-412
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