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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Stress Relaxation In Structural Materials

Author(s): Freudenthal, Alfred M.
Laboratory: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-168
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An Analytical Approach To The Alleviation Of Dynamic Stresses In Aircraft Arresting Gear Cables

Author(s): Neidhardt, Glen L.
Corporate Author: American Machine & Foundry Company
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 58-217
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The Cushion Factor-Stress Curve And Selecting Package Cushioning Materials

Author(s): Stern, R. K.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-223
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Effect Of Water Immersion On Human Tolerance To Forward And Backward Acceleration

Author(s): Bondurant, Stuart
Laboratory: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-290
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Survey Of Hearing In A Low Industrial Noise-Level Population

Author(s): Corso, John F.
Corporate Author: The Pennsylvania State University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-442
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Silicone Fluid Research For The Development Of High Temperature Hydraulic Fluids And Engine Oils

Author(s): Holdstock, Norman G.
Corporate Author: General Electric Company, Silicone Products Department
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-168 Part 2
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Evaluation Of Designs And Materials For High Speed - High Temperature Shaft Seals For Turbojet Engine Applications

Author(s): Brenza, John J.
Corporate Author: Materials Evaluation; Seal Development; Koppers Company, Inc.
Laboratory: Propulsion laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-267 Part 2
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Design Data For O-Rings And Similar Elastic Seals

Author(s): Tipton, Frank W.
Corporate Author: Boeing Airplane Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-272 Part 3
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The Effects Of Inelastic Action On The Resistance To Various Types Of Loads Of Ductile Members Made From Various Classes Of Metals Part VIII. Eccentrically-Loaded Tension Members Made Of Two Stainless Steels Tested At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Sidebottom, O. M.
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Theoretical And Applied Mechanics, University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-330 Part 8
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An Evaluation Of Fungicidal Treatments In Cotton Cargo Parachute Webbings Stored At College, Alaska

Author(s): Little, Emma F.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-384 Part 2
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Photochemical Synthesis Of Organic Fluorine Compounds

Author(s): Park, Joseph D.
Corporate Author: Department Of Chemistry, University Of Colorado
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-590 Part 2
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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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Polymerization Studies On Monomers And Evaluation Of Deriviative Polymers

Author(s): Jones, Faber B.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-110 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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Effect Of Prior Creep On Mechanical Properties Of Aircraft Structural Metals

Author(s): Gluck, Jeremy V.
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute The University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-150 Part 1
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Effect Of Prior Creep On Mechanical Properties Of Aircraft Structural Metals

Author(s): Gluck, Jeremy V.
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute The University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-150 Part 2
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Research On Liquid Metals As Power Transmission Fluids

Author(s): Blackmer, Richard H.
Corporate Author: General Electric Company, Light Military Electronic Equipment Department.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-294
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Investigations Of Vertical Displays Of Altitude Information, II. The Effect Of Practice On Performance Of A Simulated Flight Task Using A Moving-Tape Altimeter

Author(s): Mengelkoch, Robert F.
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-385
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The Effect Of Heat Treatment On The Stability And Creep Resistance Of a Ti-Al-Mo Alloy

Author(s): Gegel, Harold L.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TN 57-396
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Effects Of Loud Sounds On The EEG And Evoked Potentials In Rabbits

Author(s): Misrahy, George A.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-453
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Investigations Of Vertical Displays Of Altitude Information: III. The Effect Of An Expanded Scale On Performance Of A Simulated Flight Task Using A Moving-Tape Altimeter

Author(s): Mengelkoch, Robert F.
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-549
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Development Of High Tenacity-Heat Stable Dacron Parachute Items

Author(s): Chu, Chauncye C.
Corporate Author: Fabric Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-765
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Research Program For The Development Of A Design Procedure To Engineer Parachute Fabrics

Author(s): Klein, William G.
Corporate Author: Fabric Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 58-65
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Heat Capacity Determination Of Mineral And Synthetic Engine Oils, Lubricants, Fuels And Hydraulic Fluids In The Temperature Range 70 - 500 F

Author(s): Barger, J. W.
Corporate Author: Midwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-70
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Effects Of Severe Whole Body Vibration On Mice And Methods Of Protection From Vibration Injury

Author(s): Roman, James
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-107
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An Investigation Of The Relationship Between Microstructure And Creep-Rupture Properties Of Heat-Resistant Alloys

Author(s): Coldren, A. Phillip
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute The University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-204
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Determination Of Materials Design Criteria For 6A1-4V Titanium Alloy At Room And Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Childs, J. K.
Corporate Author: Southwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-246
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The Spatial Vectorcardiogram During Acceleration

Author(s): Bondurant, Stuart
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-263
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The Polydiagnostic Method Of Multiple Forced-Choice Rankings In Design Analysis

Author(s): Bennett, Edward M.
Corporate Author: Bio-Mechanics Laboratory; Department Of Sociology; Tufts University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-308
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Development Of Active-Eutectoid Base Alloys

Author(s): Bunshah, R. F.
Corporate Author: New York University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-328
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The Air Force Integrated Flight Instrument Panel

Author(s): Svimonoff, Constantine
Corporate Author: Flight Control Laboratory
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-431
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An Investigation Of The Effects Of Impurities And Metallurgical Variables On The Notch Sensitivity Of Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Holden, Frank C.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-438
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Metal Fiber Reinforced Ceramics

Author(s): Truesdale, R. S.
Corporate Author: State University Of New York College Of Ceramics At Alfred University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-452
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Investigation Of The Properties Of Tantalum And Its Alloys

Author(s): Klopp, William D.
Corporate Author: Batelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-525
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Damping Energy Dissipation By Interfaces In Beam And Plate Supports And In Sandwich Cores

Author(s): Mentel, Theodore J.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-547
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Optimum Filling Of Liquid Oxygen Converters

Author(s): Gibson, C. A.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-552
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The Compressive Creep Buckling Of Metal Columns, Part 5. Cyclic Loading

Author(s): Rudnick, A.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 52-251 Part 5
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The Compressive Creep Buckling Of Metal Columns, Part 6. Effect Of Initial Imperfection

Author(s): Rudnick, Alfred
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-251 Part 6
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Electronic Equipment Pressurization Systems Study

Author(s): Watson, Charles L.
Corporate Author: Research, Incorporated
Laboratory: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TR 56-661
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The Development Of A Non-Adhering Chemically Foamed-In-Place Polyurethane Cushioning Material For Packaging Purposes

Author(s): Childers, Sidney
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TR 57-682
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Changes In Cerebral Oxygen Availability From Induced Hypoxia In Cats

Author(s): Furlong, N. Burr, Jr.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-322
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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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Thermal Properties Of Certain Metals, Part II, Iron, Beryllium, Iridium, Palladium, Platinum, And Tungsten

Author(s): Goodwin, Thomas C.
Corporate Author: Library of Congress
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-423 Part 2
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Research And Development On The Synthesis Of Tetraalkyl Silanes

Author(s): Harris, Edward E.
Corporate Author: Olin Mathieson Chemical Corporation
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-581
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Effect of Prior Creep on Mechanical Properties of Aircraft Structural Metals. Part III. C110M Titanium Alloy

Author(s): Gluck, Jeremy V.
Corporate Author: University of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-150 Part 3
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A Multi-field Electronic Tachistoscope

Author(s): Kolers, Paul A.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TN 58-349
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A Radar Mapping Display Simulation and Performance Recording Device

Author(s): Biagioni, Joseph R.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TN 58-210
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The Use of Trait Rating in an Assessment of 100 Air Force Captains

Author(s): Woodworth, Donald G.
Corporate Author: Personnel Laboratory
Laboratory: Personnel Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TN 58-64
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