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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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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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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Differential Transfer of Training Between Motor Tasks of Different Difficulty

Author(s): Jones Earl I.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: HRRC RB 52-35
AD Number: AD0003780
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Speed of Acquiring a Simple Motor Response as a Function of Systematic Transformations of Knowledge of Results

Author(s): Bilodeau, Edward A.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: HRRC RB 52-33
AD Number: AD0003773
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Development of a Check List to Study Job Tasks Performed by B-29 Airplane and Engine Mechanics

Author(s): Besnard, Guy G.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Laboratory: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: HRRC RB 52-31
AD Number: AD0001101
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Senior Firefighter: A Job Description

Author(s): Lenard, Dorothy E.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Laboratory: Technical Training Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-12
AD Number: AD0003676
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Senior Cook: A Job Description

Author(s): Lenard, Dorothy E.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-11
AD Number: AD0007858
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Senior Control Tower Operator: A Job Description

Author(s): Lenard, Dorothy E.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-10
AD Number: AD0003253
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Special Equipment Operator (Refueling): A Job Description

Author(s): Lenard, Dorothy E.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-9
AD Number: AD0003252
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Development of a Light Plane Proficiency Check to Predict Military Flying Success

Author(s): Ericksen, Stanford C.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-6
AD Number: AD0001188
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Quantitative instrument reading as a function of dial design, exposure time preparatory fixation, and practice

Author(s): Christensen, J. M.
Corporate Author: Air Force Aerospace Medical Research Lab Wright-Patterson AFB OH
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-116
AD Number: AD0000101
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A Survey of Available Information on Winds Above 30,000 Feet

Author(s): Jenkins, C. F.
Corporate Author: Air Force Cambridge Research Center
Laboratory: Air Force Cambridge Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: AFCRC AFSIG 24
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Investigation Of Prot Accelerated Fatigue Test

Author(s): Ward, E. J.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-234
AD Number: AD0002118
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A Simple Method for Evaluating Blast Effects on Buildings

Author(s): Halpern, F. R.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1952-07
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The Deformation Analysis of Tapered Swept Wing

Author(s): Hall, A. H.
Corporate Author: National Aeronautical Establishment (Canada)
Date of Publication: 1952-12-10
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Design Study of True Free Air Thermometer

Author(s): Goldsmith, A.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1952-09-19
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Eductors For Hydraulic Systems Applied To Closed Circuit Lubrication Systems

Author(s): Hussmann, A. W.
Corporate Author: State College, Engineering Experiment Station, Pennsylvania State College
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-131
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Circuitry Errors Of Ladder-Type Thermo-Couple-Harness Assemblies

Author(s): Dahl, Andrew I.
Corporate Author: U. S. National Bureau Of Standards
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-4
AD Number: AD0005002
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Absorption Line Width in the Infrared Spectrum of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide

Author(s): Adell, Arthur
Corporate Author: Arizona State College
Date of Publication: 1952-01
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Some Tests of a Refridgerated Rotating Cylinder for Measuring Ice Accretion

Author(s): Quan, B.
Corporate Author: National Aeronautical Establishment (Canada)
Date of Publication: 1952-05-31
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Variables in Viscosity Measurements with Dilute Napalm Solutions

Author(s): Zeffart, Bernard M.
Corporate Author: Chemical and Radiological Laboratories
Laboratory: Chemical and Radiological Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1952-11-03
Report Number: CRLR 42
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Forecasting the Mountain Wave

Author(s): Jenkins, C. F.
Corporate Author: Air Force Cambridge Research Center
Laboratory: Air Force Cambridge Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: AFCRC AFSIG 15
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The Experimental Measurement of Thermal Conductivities, Specific Heats, and Densities of Metallic, Transparent, and Protective Materials. Part II.

Author(s): Lucks, C. F.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: AF TR 6145 Part 2
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Effects of Aviation Fuel Components on the Accuracy of the Karl Fischer Electrometric Titration Method for Determinign the Water Content of Fuels

Author(s): Altman, Robert W.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: AF TR 6387
AD Number: AD0002117
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An Investigation utilizing and Electrical Analogue of Cyclic De-Icing of a Hollow Steel Propeller with an External Blade Shoe

Author(s): Neel, Carr B.
Corporate Author: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Laboratory: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Date of Publication: 1952-09-30
Report Number: NACA TN 2852
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Polarization of Light in the Sun's Vertical for a Rayleigh Atmosphere

Author(s): Coulson, Kinsell L.
Corporate Author: University of Califronia, Los Angeles
Laboratory: Air Force Cambridge Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-01
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A Study of the Retention of Electronics Fundamentals During Basic Radar Mechanic Training

Author(s): Wickens, Delos D.
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: HRRC RB 52-36
AD Number: AD0003771
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Fission Products for Insect Control

Author(s): Hassett, Charles C.
Corporate Author: Army Chemical Center
Laboratory: Army Chemical Center
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: CCML RR 149
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Investigation of Spontaneous Ignition Temperatures of Organic Compounds with Particular Emphasis on Lubricants

Author(s): Frank, Charles E.
Corporate Author: University of Cincinnati
Laboratory: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: NACA TN 2848
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Alternating - Track Counter - Rotation Recorder For Magnetic Recording

Author(s): Colbert, Charles
Corporate Author: Aerial Reconnaissance Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-06
Report Number: WADC TR 52-2
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Statistical Criteria for the Detection of Pulsed Carriers in Noise

Author(s): Middleton, David
Corporate Author: Air Force Cambridge Research Center
Laboratory: Air Force Cambridge Research Center
Date of Publication: 1952-01
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Effectiveness of Various Drugs in Prevention of Airsickness. IX. Protection of Airborne Troops

Author(s): Chinn, Herman I.
Corporate Author: School of Aviation Medicine
Date of Publication: 1952-02
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Methods of Measuring the Properties of Ionized Gases at High Frequencies. III. Measurement of Discharge Admittance and Electron Density

Author(s): Brown, Sanborn C.
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Date of Publication: 1952-05-06
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Survey of Literature Bearing on Perceptual Aspects of the Effectiveness of Visual Aids

Author(s): Church, Joseph
Corporate Author: Cornell University
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: HRRL MR 16
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Crosscorrelation Functions of Amplitude-Distorted Gaussian Signals

Author(s): Bussgang, Julian J.
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Date of Publication: 1952-03-26
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Effectiveness of Various Drugs in Prevention of Airsickness VIII. Evaluation of Various Techniques for Screening Anti-Motion-Sickness Drugs

Author(s): Chinn, Hermann I.
Corporate Author: Department of Pharmacology and Biochemistry
Laboratory: School of Aviation Medicine
Date of Publication: 1952-02
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