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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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Study Of The Possibility Of Reinforcing High-temperature Alloys By Addition Of Refractory Powders

Author(s): Burney, John D.
Corporate Author: Metallurgical Research Laboratory, Mallory, P. R. & Co., Inc.
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-535
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Review Of Hypersonic Reaearch

Author(s): Bogdonoff, S. M.
Corporate Author: James Forrestal Research Center, Princeton University
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-684
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Approximate Integration Of Ordinary Differential Equations By Means Of Laplace Transformation

Author(s): Wolfgang Wasow
Corporate Author: TRG, Incorporated
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-771
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Lubrication Of Titanium

Author(s): Fatica, Nicholas
Corporate Author: Clevite Research Center, Division Of Clevite Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-61 Part 2
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Method For Determining Carbon Contaminants In Anhydrous Hydrazine

Author(s): Harris, Edward L.
Corporate Author: Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-157
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New Medium For The Protection Of Electronic Equipment Against Shock And Vibration

Author(s): Jacobson, Robert H.
Corporate Author: Armour Reseach Foundation
Laboratory: Electronic components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-530
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Survey Of Information Of Recent Turbomachinery Cascade Investigations

Author(s): Schilhansl, Max J.
Corporate Author: Brown U.
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-745
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Grain Size Effects On Fatigue And Their Relationship To Notch Geometery, Stress Gradient And Size Specimens

Author(s): Vitovec, F. H.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-539
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Fatigue, Creep, And Rupture Properties Of The Alloys Udimet 500, Hastelloy R-235, AND Gmr-235

Author(s): Vitovec, F. H.
Corporate Author: Minnesota U.
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-340
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Analytical Applications Of Far Infrared Spectra. II. Spectra-structure Correlations For Alphatic And Aromatic Hydrocarbons In The Cesium Bromide Region

Author(s): Bentley, Freeman F.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 58-198
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Analytical Applications Of Far Infrared Spectra. II. Spectra-structure Correlations For Alphatic And Aromatic Hydrocarbons In The Cesium Bromide Region

Author(s): Bentley, Freeman F.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-198 Supplement 1
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Supersonic wind Tunnel Tests Of Ring-wing Configurations

Author(s): Schindel, Leon H.
Corporate Author: Naval Supersonic Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-220
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Experiments on Vigilance : Duration of Vigil and the Decrement Function (Fourth in a series )

Author(s): Jerison, Harry J.
Corporate Author: Antioch College
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-369
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Research On Barium Titanate And Other Ferroelectric Materials For Use As Information Storage Media

Author(s): Pulvari, Charles F.
Corporate Author: Catholic University Of America
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TR 58-657
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Development Of A Minature Pressure Transducer For Application To Airfoil Studies In The Shock Tube

Author(s): Ruetenik, J. Ray
Corporate Author: Aeroelastic And Structures Research Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-629
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Combined Effects Of Axial Load, Thermal Stress, And Creep In Flat Plates

Author(s): Huang, P. C.
Corporate Author: Martin Company
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-442
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Testing Continuous Computers

Author(s): Mikulich, R. C. (Ed.)
Corporate Author: University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-622
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Test Of A Model Dynamic System Synthesizer

Author(s): Mikulich, R. C. (Ed.)
Corporate Author: University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-623
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Development And Evaluation Of Webbing Made From Nylon "6"

Author(s): Neff, Russell J.
Corporate Author: Phoenix Trimming Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-538
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Airframe Lubricants Part II. Development Of A Laboratory Technique For Determining Rust-Preventive Properties Of Lubricating Greases


Corporate Author: Airframe Lubricants Group, Coordinating Research Council, Inc
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-36 Part 2
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An Analysis Of The Actions Of Adrenal Cortical Steroids And Other Agents On The Cerebral Cortex Of The Rabbit

Author(s): Misrahy, George A.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-114
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Mechanism Of Rain Erosion, Part 12. Pits In Metals Caused By Collision With Liquid Drops

Author(s): Engel, Olive G.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-192 Part 12
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The Effect Of Metals On Lubricants

Author(s): Christian, John B.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-576 Part 4
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Fluids, Lubricants, Fuels And Related Materials

Author(s): Klaus, E. Erwin
Corporate Author: Petroleum Refining Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-30 Part 6
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Effects Of Gamma Radiation On Aircraft Transparent Materials

Author(s): Schmidt, Donald L.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-557 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: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TR 57-158 Part 3
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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: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-255 Part 2
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Preliminary Investigation Of Hyper Environments And Methods Of Simulation. Part III: Proposed Hyper Environmental Facility

Author(s): Di Taranto, R. A.
Corporate Author: Defense Electronic Products, Radio Corporation Of America
Laboratory: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TR 57-456 Part 3
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High-temperature Insulation For wire, Part I

Author(s): Walton, J. D.
Corporate Author: Georgia Institue of Technology
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-13 Part 1
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Evaluation of decision making performance on three pictorial navigation displays

Author(s): Narva, M. A.
Corporate Author: Martin Company
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-49
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Development Of High-temperature Stable Liquid Ureas And Amides

Author(s): Chappelow, Cecil C.
Corporate Author: Midwest Research Institute
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 58-84
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Evaluation Of Structural Metal Bonding Adhesives For Bonding Glass-Fabric Laminates To Metals

Author(s): Eickner, H. W.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-364
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New High Temperature Intermetallic Materials

Author(s): Grinthal, R. D.
Corporate Author: Firth Sterling, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-190 Part 6
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Determining Air Reactions On Moving Vehicles. Part II. Methods Of Rocketry

Author(s): Krzywoblocki, M. Z.
Corporate Author: University of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 56-51 Part 2
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An Analysis Of Electron Beam Interaction With Emphasis On The Crossed Field Problem

Author(s): Kluver, J. Wilhelm
Corporate Author: University of California, Berkeley
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-174
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The Effects Of Hydraulic Fluids On The Properties Of Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic Laminates

Author(s): Starks, D. F.
Corporate Author: None Given
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-674
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Mechanical Properties Of Plastic Laminates Reinforced With NOL 24 - Finished Glass Fabric

Author(s): Kimball, Kenneth E.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-27
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Development Of Non-Destructive Tests For Structural Adhesive Bonds


Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-231 Part 6
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Development Of A Final Stage Recovery System For A 10,000 Pound Weight

Author(s): Gimalouski, Edward A.
Corporate Author: Pioneer Parachute Co Inc Manchester CT
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-109
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A Bibliography of the Electrically Exploded Wire Phenomenon

Author(s): Chace, William G.
Corporate Author: Air Force Cambridge Research Center
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: AFCRC TN 58-457
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Some Characteristics of Turbulence at High Altitudes

Author(s): Estoque, Mariano A.
Corporate Author: Air Force Cambridge Research Center
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: AFCRC TN 58-624
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Venting of Hot Gases Through Temperature Inversions

Author(s): Estoque, Mariano A.
Corporate Author: Air Force Cambridge Research Center
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: AFCRC TN 58-623
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Drag Due to Lift of a Not-So-Slender Configuration - Applicaion of Theory

Author(s): Vidal, Robert J.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-316 Part 2
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Research on General Skills and Concepts in Electronic Maintenance Training

Author(s): Ellis, Douglas S.
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: AFPTRC TR 58-4
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Properties of Alkyd-Isocyanate Foamed-in-Place Core


Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TR 57-182
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Exploratory Investigation Of Inorganic Fiber Reinforced Inorganic Laminate

Author(s): Margo, George
Corporate Author: Goodyear Aerospace Corporation
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-298
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Design Study On A Research Periscope For Piloting Aircraft

Author(s): Chicago Aerial Industries, Inc.
Corporate Author: Chicago Aerial Industries, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-419
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Branching Reactions In The Polymerization Of Vinyl Acetate

Author(s): Morton, Maurice
Corporate Author: Akron University
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-119
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Methods Of Determining Surface Roughness

Author(s): Testerman, M. K.
Corporate Author: Arkansas U.
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-230
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Selection And Evaluation Of Rare Or Unusual Metals For Application To Advanced weapons Systems . PT. I: A Literature Survey

Author(s): Love, Bernard
Corporate Author: Research Chemicals, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 57-666 Part 1
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