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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483 reports

Air Permeability Of Parachute Cloths

Author(s): H. W. S. La Vier
Corporate Author: Georgia Lnstitute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 8/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 52-283 Part 2
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Effects Of Damping Constants And Stress Distribution On The Resonance Response Of Members

Author(s): B. J. Lazan
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 52-320
AD Number: AD0003566
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Titanium Phase Diagrams

Author(s): Harold D. Kessler; William Rostoker; Robert J. Van Thyne
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 52-335
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Handbook of Acoustic Noise Control. Volume II. Noise and Man

Author(s): Walter A. Rosenblith; Kenneth N. Stevens
Corporate Author: Bolt, Beranek, and Newman
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 6/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 52-204 Volume 2
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Study Of Hard Coating For Aluminum Alloys

Author(s): F. J. Gillig
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-151 Supplement 1
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Gas Regulator Tubes

Author(s): Gilbert Edelcreek, Max Yarmovsky
Corporate Author: Chatham Electronics Corporation
Date of Publication: 9/1/1953
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): Kenneth R. Hoffman; Donald E. Weyer
Corporate Author: Dow Corning Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
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): Berdhard M. Schmidt
Corporate Author: Dayton University, Electrical Engineering Dept.
Date of Publication: 10/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-433 Part 1
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Research In Nonlinear Mechanics As Applied To Servomechanisms

Author(s): Perry E. Kendall; Irving Bogner
Corporate Author: Cook Electric Company
Laboratory: Aeonautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-521
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Power Of Statistical Tests

Author(s): E. S. Keeping
Corporate Author: Alberta University
Laboratory: Aeronautical Researcl Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 54-9
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Nomographs Of Head Measurements

Author(s): Edmund Churchill, Gilbert S. Daniels
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 5/1/1953
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): Robert C. Turnbull
Corporate Author: Sate College Of Ceramics
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-1
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Water-mist Separation In Cabin Air-conditioning Systems

Author(s): Siegfried Hasinger
Corporate Author: Equipment Laboratory
Laboratory: Equipment Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-324
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Nonlinear Elements And Filter Networks

Author(s): Harold E. Ellithorn
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-390
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Noise Reduction In Aircraft Air conditioning Systems

Author(s): G. L. Bonvallat And Henry B. Karplus
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Equipment Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-522
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Evaluation Of Shields For Cooling Miniature Electron Tube Types

Author(s): Max Bialer
Corporate Author: Electronic Components Laboratory
Laboratory: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 6/1/1953
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): Stanley Goodman; Stanton B. Russell
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 6/1/1953
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): I. Edward Wilks; Darnley M. Howard
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 6/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-40
AD Number: AD0016068
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Determination Of Oxygen And Hydrogen In Inert Gases

Author(s): Robert E. Bowman, Charles B. Hartley
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 5/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-67
AD Number: AD0014066
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Principles of Canopy Design For Military Aircraft

Author(s): Ambrose B. Nutt
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 4/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-92
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Structural Changes Of Commercial Titanium And Titanium-base Alloys On Heat Treatment

Author(s): William Rostoker, Donald McPherson, And Max Hansen
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 2/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-62
AD Number: AD0015746
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Snow, Frost, And Ice Elimination From Parked Aircraft

Author(s): Ralph H. Upson
Corporate Author: Department Of Aeronautical engineering, University Of Minnesota
Date of Publication: 8/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-217 Part 1
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Effect Of Burner-tip Temperature On Flash-back Of Hydrogen-oxygen Flames

Author(s): Loren E. Bollinger, Rudolph Edse
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 10/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-325
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Effects Of Sound On Autokinetic Movement

Author(s): George Soloyanis, John F. Corso
Corporate Author: Department Of Psychology, Pennsylvania State College
Date of Publication: 6/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-447
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The Catalytic Oxidation Of Ammonia, An Experimental Study

Author(s): Hyman Marcus
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 2/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-32
AD Number: AD0012017
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Electron Microscope And Electron Diffraction Study Of Optically Transparent Electrically Conducting Coatings On Glass And Acrylic Plastic

Author(s): Stanley A. Szawlewicz
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 3/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-44
AD Number: AD0007439
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Stability And Burning Velocities Of Laminar Carbon Monoxide-air Flames At Pressures Up To 93 Atmospheres

Author(s): Rudolph Edse, William A. Strauss
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 7/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-214
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Some Flow Characteristics Behind a Wing in Supersonic Flight

Author(s): Max G. Scherberg, Joe R. Foote
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 7/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-257
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WADC Magnesium Symposium Held On 24 February 1953

Author(s): Henry A. Johnson, Lst Lt. Usaf
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 3/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-405
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Development And Test Of Diaphrams From Synthetic Rubber Materials

Author(s): Newton J. Lumm
Corporate Author: Bendix Aviation Corporation
Date of Publication: 8/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-320
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Design And Performance Study Of Small Gas Turbines Up To 1000-shaft Horsepower

Author(s): O. E. Balje, E. O. A. Naumann
Corporate Author: Equipment Laboratory
Date of Publication: 8/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-342
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Applications Of The Corona Discharge For Measurements Of Density And Velocity Transients In Air Flow

Author(s): Frank D. Werner, Robert L. Geronime
Corporate Author: University Of Minneapolis
Date of Publication: 6/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-142
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Investigation Of The Bending Stiffness Of Thin-walled Pretwisted Beams with Application To Propeller Blades

Author(s): Leonard Maunder
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 2/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-59
AD Number: AD0013771
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Calculation Of Steady Longitudinal Stresses Arising From Torsional Deflection Of A Thin Solid Pretwisted Propeller Blade Segment without And with Rotation

Author(s): Francis R. Stone, John O. Schulze
Corporate Author: Propeller Laboratory
Date of Publication: 3/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-20
AD Number: AD0005003
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Design Charts For Axial-flow Compressors Having Constant Rotor work Distribution Over The Blade Span

Author(s): Robert E. Hunter
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 4/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-152
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Correlation Of Temperature-humidity Tests

Author(s): Michael Frederick, Eugene Fornario
Corporate Author: Newart College Of Engineering
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-107 Part 1
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Correlation Of Temperature-humidity Tests

Author(s): Michael Frederick, Eugene Fornario
Corporate Author: Newart College Of Engineering
Laboratory: Enviromental Criteria Branch
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-107 Part 2
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Correlation Of Temperature-humidity Tests

Author(s): Michael Frederick, Eugene Fornario
Corporate Author: Newart College Of Engineering
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-107 Part 3
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Correlation Of Temperature-humidity Tests

Author(s): Michael Frederick, Eugene Fornario
Corporate Author: Newart College Of Engineering
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-107 Part 4
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New High-temperature Intermetallic Materials

Author(s): William Arbiter
Corporate Author: American Electro Metal Corporation
Date of Publication: 11/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-190 Part 2
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High-temperature Antioxidants For Synthetic-base Oils

Author(s): James W. Cole, Jr., Arthur Benton, Alfred Burger, Thomas I. Crowell.
Corporate Author: Cobb Chemical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-293 Part 1
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High-temperature Antioxidants For Synthetic-base Oils

Author(s): James W. Cole, Jr., Gordon P. Brown, Alfred Burger, Thomas I. Crowell
Corporate Author: Cobb Chemical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-293 Part 2
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High-temperature Antioxidants For Synthetic-base Oils

Author(s): Earl E. Somers, Thomas I. Crowell
Corporate Author: Cobb Chemical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-293 Part 3
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High-temperature Antioxidants For Synthetic-base Oils

Author(s): James W. Cole, Jr., Lewis G. Cochran
Corporate Author: Cobb Chemical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-293 Part 4
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Analysis Of Viscous Incompressible And Compressible Flows Through Axial Flow Turbomachines with Infinitestimal And Finite Blade Spacing

Author(s): T. Paul Torda
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Aeronautical Engineering, University Of Illinois
Date of Publication: 3/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 55-231
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Iron Bonded Titanium Carbide

Author(s): Roger E. Wilson
Corporate Author: New York State College Of Ceramics
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-369
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Roll Cladding Of Base Metals with Titanium

Author(s): Peter F. Mataich, F. Clifton Wagner
Corporate Author: Horizon Incorporated
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-502
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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: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-503
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Development Of A Substitute Or Improvement Of Chromium Electrodeposits

Author(s): Jesse E. Stareck; Edgar J. Seyb, Jr. Angelo C. Tulumello
Corporate Author: United Chromium, Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 7/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-271
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Test Procedure For Short-life Rating Of Composition Resistors

Author(s): D. B. J. Bridges, J. H. Graham, W. T. Sackett
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 7/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-349
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