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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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Method For The Analysis Of Fuming Nitric Acid

Author(s): Harris, Edward L.
Corporate Author: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-6
AD Number: AD0004524
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Fatigue Testing Under Progressive Loading A New Technique For Testing Materials

Author(s): Prot, E. Marcel
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-148
AD Number: AD0002176
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Synthetic Rubbers From Carbon-Fluorine Compounds

Author(s): Borders, A. M.
Corporate Author: Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company http://www.gl.iit.edu/wadc/
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-197 Part 2
AD Number: AD0000127
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United States Bureau Of Mines Zirconium Alloy Investigation

Author(s): Hayes, E. T.
Corporate Author: United States Bureau Of Mines
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-236
AD Number: AD0002119
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Fungistatic Capacities of Aromatic Fluorine Compounds in Relation to Cloth-rotting Fungi Part 3. Fluorinated Anisoles, Benzyls, Benzoic Acids, Biphenyls, Phenols and Toluenes

Author(s): Tebon, Leo Roy
Corporate Author: Illinois State Natural History Survey
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: AF TR 6518 Part 3
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Assimilation of Sequentially Coded Information. III: Serial Position Analysis

Author(s): Pollack, Irwin
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: HRRL MR 25
AD Number: AD0001112
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Analytical Investigation of Icing Limit for Diamond-Shaped Airfoil in Transonic and Supersonic Flow

Author(s): Callaghan, Edmund E.
Corporate Author: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Laboratory: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Date of Publication: 1953-01
Report Number: NACA TN 2861
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A Method for Rapid Determination of the Icing Limit of a Body in Terms of the Stream Conditions

Author(s): Callaghan, Edmund E.
Corporate Author: Lewis Flight Propulsion Laboratory
Laboratory: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: NACA TN 2914
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Excitation of Molecular Spectra II. The High-Voltage Arc in an Argon-Nitrogen Mixture

Author(s): Nicholls, R. W.
Corporate Author: University of Western Ontario
Date of Publication: 1953-01-10
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Constitution Of Titanium Alloy Systems. Supplement 1

Author(s): Levinson, David W.
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): Forbes, Richard H.
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): Roeser, W. F.
Corporate Author: U. S. National Bureau Of Standards
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-307
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Development History Of Bromochloromethane (CB)

Author(s): Stasiak, Raymond R.
Corporate Author: Equipment Laboratory
Laboratory: Equipment Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-279
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Packaging Requirements For Bearings. Part 15 : Performance Of Volatile Corrosion Inhibitors For Packaging Antifriction Bearings (series N-N)

Author(s): Mohaupt, A. A.
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): Upson, Ralph H.
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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Development Of Heat-resistant Foamed-in-place Dielectric Core Materials For Sandwich Radomes

Author(s): Campagna, Phillip J.
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): Bjorksten, Johan
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): Edwards, Gerald A.
Corporate Author: Tuskegee Institute, George Washington Carver Foundation
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-433
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Flight Ejection Tests Of The F-94 Ejection Seat Equipped with Telescoping Rails

Author(s): Hecht, Kenneth F.
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-362
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Ground Tests Of A Pilot Ejection Seat Ejected Through Monolithic-, Reinforced-Monolithic-, And Laminated-Type Canopies

Author(s): Hecht, Kenneth F.
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-361
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Ground and Flight Tests on an Automatic-opening Lap Belt for Ejection Seats

Author(s): Hecht, K. F.
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-365
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Tracking Performance As A Function Of Exponential Delay Between Control And Display

Author(s): Levine, Marvin
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-236
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Upward Ejection Seat Flight Tests Utilizing The M4 Catapult

Author(s): Hecht, K. F.
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-364
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Upward Ejection Ground And Flight Tests Of Aircraft Personnel Catapult Type T-5

Author(s): Hecht, K. F.
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-363
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Refractory Materials For Use In High-Temperature Areas Of Aircraft

Author(s): Thielke, Norman R.
Corporate Author: The Pennsylvania State College
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-9
AD Number: AD0009729
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Titanium Alloys For Analytical Standards

Author(s): Lownie, H. W., Jr.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Lnstitute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-101
AD Number: AD0015926
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Development Of Glass Color Standards

Author(s): Hellige, H. C.
Corporate Author: Hellige, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-112
AD Number: AD0012968
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Intensity Measurements of Molecular Spectra I. Spectroscopic Intensities and Photographic Blackening

Author(s): Nicholls, R. W.
Corporate Author: University of Western Ontario
Date of Publication: 1952-10-22
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Progress Report, July-September 1952


Corporate Author: National Research Council of Canada
Date of Publication: 1952-10
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Progress Report No. 12


Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Date of Publication: 1952-01
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Red-Green Filters for Simulated Instrument Flying

Author(s): Wilson, Mathew R.
Corporate Author: School of Aviation Medicine
Laboratory: School of Aviation Medicine
Date of Publication: 1952-02
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Transition Probabilities of Molecular Band Systems. I. Transition Probabilites and Intensities of Molecular Spectra

Author(s): Nicholls, R. W.
Corporate Author: University of Western Ontario
Date of Publication: 1952-11-20
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Evaluation of the Eye Refractometer

Author(s): Wilson, Mathew R.
Corporate Author: Department of Opthamology
Laboratory: School of Aviation Medicine
Date of Publication: 1952-02
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Techniques of Applied Mathematics: Theory of Distributions

Author(s): Friedman, Bernard
Corporate Author: New York University
Date of Publication: 1952-10
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Calculations of Tolerance Flux of Fast Neutrons Taking into Account the Effect of Energy Loss Due to Non-Hydrogeneous Nuclei in the Tissue

Author(s): Biram, M. B.
Corporate Author: Atomic Energy Research Establishment
Date of Publication: 1952-01
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Numercial Analysis Problems: Matrix Inversion by Partitioning


Corporate Author: University of Delaware
Date of Publication: 1952-12-31
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Gas Regulator Tubes

Author(s): Edelcreek, Gilbert
Corporate Author: Chatham Electronics Corporation
Date of Publication: 1953-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-514
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Development Of A Heat-Resistant Foamed-In-Place Low-Density Silicon Resin Core Material

Author(s): Hoffman, Kenneth R.
Corporate Author: Dow Corning Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-146
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Study Of The Environment Temperature And Pressure Effects On The Plate Dissipation Rating Of Receiving Tubes

Author(s): Schmidt, Berdhard M.
Corporate Author: Dayton University, Electrical Engineering Dept.
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-433 Part 1
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Research In Nonlinear Mechanics As Applied To Servomechanisms

Author(s): Kendall, Perry E.
Corporate Author: Cook Electric Company
Laboratory: Aeonautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-521
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Nomographs Of Head Measurements

Author(s): Churchill, Edmund
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-14
AD Number: AD0016748
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Diffusion Of Iron, Nickel And Cobalt Into Hot-Pressed Titanium Carbide

Author(s): Turnbull, Robert C.
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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Nonlinear Elements And Filter Networks

Author(s): Ellithorn, Harold E.
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-390
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Evaluation Of Shields For Cooling Miniature Electron Tube Types

Author(s): Bialer, Max
Corporate Author: Electronic Components Laboratory
Laboratory: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-174
AD Number: AD0014065
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Poisson's Ratio Of Aircraft Sheet Materials For Large Strains

Author(s): Goodman, Stanley
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-7
AD Number: AD0015849
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Effect Of Mean Stress On The Fatigue Life Of Alclad 24s-T3 And Alclad 75s-T6 Aluminum Alloy

Author(s): Wilks, I. Edward
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-40
AD Number: AD0016068
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Determination Of Oxygen And Hydrogen In Inert Gases

Author(s): Bowman, Robert E.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-67
AD Number: AD0014066
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Principles of Canopy Design For Military Aircraft

Author(s): Nutt, Ambrose B.
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-92
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Structural Changes Of Commercial Titanium And Titanium-base Alloys On Heat Treatment

Author(s): Rostoker, William
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-62
AD Number: AD0015746
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