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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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Nuclear Radiation Resistant Turbine Engine Lubricants

Author(s): Matuszak, Alfred H.
Corporate Author: Esso Research and Engineering Company Products Research Division
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 57-255
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Synthesis Of Polyxylylyldimethysilane And Polyxylylyldimethyl Siloxane

Author(s): Wilson, Glenn R.
Corporate Author: Ford Motor Company
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 57-321
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Transparent Materials For Aircraft Enclosures WADC-University Of Daytona Joint Conference

Author(s): Wittman, Robert E.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-421
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Longitudinal Stability Investigation Of An F-100A Airplane

Author(s): Gowin, Norman E.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-562
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Lateral Stability Investigation Of An F-100A Airplane

Author(s): Gowin, Norman E.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-563
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Effect Of High Intensity Thermal Radiation On Structural Plastic Laminates

Author(s): Schwartz, Herbert S.
Corporate Author: None Given
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-638 Part 1
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Effects Of Elevated Temperatures On Performance Of A Complex Mental Task

Author(s): Chiles, W. Dean
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-726
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Interrelation of fatigue cracking, damping and notch sensitivity

Author(s): Demer, L. J.
Corporate Author: University of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-408
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Spectrographic Analysis of Solid Titanium

Author(s): Winstead, Jack A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-500
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Preparation and Polymerization of some Fluoroalkylmethylcyclosiloxanes

Author(s): Stump, Eugene C.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-493
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Unilateral Attenuation in the Interdigital Circuit

Author(s): Hass, Laird Kenneth Semmel
Corporate Author: University of California, Berkeley
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-239
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Minature, High Altitude, Constant Cooling Capacity Blower for Electronic Equipment

Author(s): Cromwell, Leslie
Corporate Author: Gray and Huleguard, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-498
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Electrical Properties of Irradiated Polymers

Author(s): Woodard, Ralph E.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-465
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Chart for flow parameters of helium at hypersonic speeds


Corporate Author: James Forrestal Research Center
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-377
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Evaluation Of An Arylurea-Pentaerythritol Ester Grease In Wheel Bearings Of Internal Type Brake Wheel Assemblies

Author(s): Kjerland, D. T.
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 57-199
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High Temperature X-Ray Diffraction Camera


Corporate Author: Herrick L. Johnston, inc.
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-667
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Development Of Rubberlike Materials For Applications Involving Contact Witrh Liquid Rocket Propellants

Author(s): Baldridge, John H.
Corporate Author: The Connecticut; Hard Rubber Company
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-651
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Evaluation Of Selectron 400 Transparent Plastic Material

Author(s): Schmidt, Donald L.
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-580
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Evaluation Of Cast Unfilled Triallyl Cyanurate-Polyester Laminating Resins

Author(s): Starks, D. F.
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-640
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Handbook of Toxicology Volume II Antibiotics

Author(s): Spector, William S.
Corporate Author: National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-16 Volume 2
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Determining Air Reactions On Moving Vehicles. Part I. Methods of Free Ballistics

Author(s): Krzywoblocki, M. Z.
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 Study of the Nature of Atmospgeric Trubulence Based Upon Flight Measurement of the Gust Velocity Components

Author(s): None Given
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-259
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Familiarity and Recognition of Nonsense Shapes

Author(s): Arnoult, Malcolm D.
Date of Publication: 1957-01
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 57-18
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Psychometric Characteristics of Officer Effectiveness Reports of OCS Graduates

Author(s): Tupes, Ernest C.
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 57-20
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The "Shortage" of Scientific and Engineering Manpower in the United States, 1957

Author(s): C. A. McMahan and Associates
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: AFPTRC TN 57-25
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Airframe Lubricants

Author(s): None Given
Corporate Author: Airframe Lubricants Group Of The Aircraft Lubricants Division, Coordinating Research Council, Inc
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-36 Part 1
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Heat Capacities Of Synthetic Engine Oils And Lubricants

Author(s): Marcus, Hyman
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-38
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The Safety Of Aircraft Structures

Author(s): Freudenthal, A. M.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-131
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Mechanism Of Rain Erosion, Part 9. Observation Of The Fragmentation Of Waterdrops In A Zone Behind An Air Shock

Author(s): Engel, Olive G.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-192 Part 9
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Mechanism Of Rain Erosion, Part 10. A Review And Evaluation Of The Present State Of The Problem

Author(s): Engel, Olive G.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-192 Part 10
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Elevated Temperature Resistant Modified Epoxide Resin Adhesives For Metals

Author(s): Naps, Marguerite
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-126 Part 4
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Effects Of Fabric Finish And Wet Exposure On Strength Properties Of Glass-Cloth Polyester Laminates

Author(s): Werren, Fred
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory, U. S. Department Of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-483 Supplement 1
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Grease Lubrication Of High Speed Anti-Friction Bearings

Author(s): Accinelli, John B.
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-01
Report Number: WADC TR 55-102 Part 3
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Asbestos Fiber Reinforced Plastic Laminates

Author(s): Spatz, Conrad C.
Corporate Author: Johns-Manville Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 55-186 Part 2
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Thermal Conductivities, Heat Capacities, And Linear Thermal Expansion Of Five Materials. Part II. Density And Thermal Conductivity Of Molten Copper

Author(s): Lucks, C. F.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-496 Part 2
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Research In High Temperature Bearing Lubrication In The Absence Of Liquid Lubricants

Author(s): Bailey, Charles H.
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-370 Part 2
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Development Of White Heat Resistant And White Anti-Static Rain Erosion Resistant Coatings

Author(s): Vogelsang, George K.
Corporate Author: Gates Engineering Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-158 Part 2
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Hypersonic Facility Of The Polytechnic Institute Of Brooklyn And Its Application To Problems Of Hypersonic Flight


Corporate Author: Polytechnics Institute Of Brooklyn
Date of Publication: 1957-08
Report Number: WADC TR 57-369
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Investigation Of Premixed Jet Fuel-red Fuming Nitric Acid Rocket Propellant System

Author(s): Bollinger, Loren E.
Corporate Author: Rocket Laboratory, Dept. Of Aeronautical Engineering, Ohio State University
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-407
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Measurement Of Detonation Induction Distances In Hydrogen-oxygen And Acetylene-oxygen-nitrogen Mixuters At Normal And Elevated Initial Pressures And Temperatures

Author(s): Bollinger, Loren E.
Corporate Author: Rocket Laboratory, Dept. Of Aeronautical Engineering, Ohio State University
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 57-414
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Direction-of-knob-turn Stereotypes

Author(s): Bradley, James V.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-388
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Psychological Stress As A Theoretical Concept

Author(s): Chiles, W. Dean
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-457
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Silicon-oxygen-tin Polymers

Author(s): O'Brien, Joseph F.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-502
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Chemical Reactions Of Silicon Isocyanates

Author(s): O'Brien, Joseph F.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-503
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Research To Investigate The Feasibility Of Electron Mirror Microscopy In The Study Of Magnetic Domains

Author(s): Mayer, Ludwig J.
Corporate Author: Mechanical Division, Genaral Mills, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 57-585
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Effect On Transfer Of Varying Stimulation During Training

Author(s): Duncan, Carl P.
Corporate Author: Northwestern University
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-279
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Effect Of Traffic Configuration On The Accuracy Of Radar Air Traffic Controller Judgements

Author(s): McGuire, James C.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-73
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Study Of Muscle Forces And Fatigue

Author(s): Hunsicker, Paul A.
Corporate Author: University Of Michigan
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-586
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Research On A Method For Converting Shaft Position Data To Binary Digital Information

Author(s): Geller, Robert Z.
Corporate Author: Farrand Optical Company, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-275
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Glove Characteristics Influencing Control Manipulability

Author(s): Bradley, James V.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-08
Report Number: WADC TR 57-389
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