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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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232 reports

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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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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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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Method for Determining Human Engineering Design Requirements for Training Equipment

Author(s): Miller, Robert B.
Corporate Author: American Institute for Research, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-135
AD Number: AD0015848
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Steady Vibrations of Wing of Circular Plan Form (p. 1-50)

Author(s): Kochin, N. E.
Corporate Author: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Laboratory: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Date of Publication: 1953-01
Report Number: NACA TM 1324
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Steady Vibrations of Wing of Circular Plan Form (p. 51-93)

Author(s): Kochin, N. E.
Corporate Author: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Laboratory: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
Date of Publication: 1953-01
Report Number: NACA TM 1324
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Electrodeposition Of Titanium On Base Metals

Author(s): Sibert, Merle E.
Date of Publication: 1953-12-15
Report Number: WADC TR 53-503
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Transfer Of Tracking Performance As A Function Of A Delay Between The Control And The Display

Author(s): Levine, Marvin
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-237
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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: 1953-08
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): Bollinger, Loren E.
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-325
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Effects Of Sound On Autokinetic Movement

Author(s): Soloyanis, George
Corporate Author: Department Of Psychology, Pennsylvania State College
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-447
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The Catalytic Oxidation Of Ammonia, An Experimental Study

Author(s): Marcus, Hyman
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
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): Szawlewicz, Stanley A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
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): Edse, Rudolph
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-214
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Some Flow Characteristics Behind a Wing in Supersonic Flight

Author(s): Scherberg, Max G.
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-257
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WADC Magnesium Symposium Held On 24 February 1953

Author(s): Johnson, Henry A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-405
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Development And Test Of Diaphrams From Synthetic Rubber Materials

Author(s): Lumm, Newton J.
Corporate Author: Bendix Aviation Corporation
Date of Publication: 1953-08
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): Balje, O. E.
Corporate Author: Equipment Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-342
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Investigation Of The Bending Stiffness Of Thin-walled Pretwisted Beams with Application To Propeller Blades

Author(s): Maunder, Leonard
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-59
AD Number: AD0013771
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Correlation Of Temperature-humidity Tests

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

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

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

Author(s): Arbiter, William
Corporate Author: American Electro Metal Corporation
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-190 Part 2
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Electro Deposition Of Titanium On Base Metals

Author(s): Sibert, Merle E.
Corporate Author: Horizon Incorporated
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-503
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Correlation Of Temperature-humidity Tests. Part V: Phase IV Tests

Author(s): Frederick, Michael
Corporate Author: Newart College Of Engineering
Laboratory: Environmental Criteria Branch
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-107 Part 5
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Two-Dimentional Bodies At Slightly Supersonic Mach Numbers

Author(s): Guderley, Gottfried
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-454
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Variable Delay Timer For Premixed Gaseous Propellant Rocket Engines

Author(s): Bollinger, Loren E.
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Aeronautical Engineering, Ohio State University
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-428
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On The Nucleation Of Pearlite

Author(s): Nicholson, Morris E.
Corporate Author: Institute For The study Of Metals
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-316
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