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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The Determination of Aircraft Stability Coefficients from Flight-Test Data Part III Lateral Investigations

Author(s): Mazzola, Luciano L.
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TN 57-410 Part III
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Supersonic Flutter Trends As Revealed By Piston Theory Calculations

Author(s): Ashley, Holt
Corporate Author: Aeroelastic And Structures Research Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 58-74
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Alumina-base Cermets

Author(s): Stradley, James G.
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 54-173 Part 5
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Gust Loading Of Rigid And Flexible Aircraft In Continous Atmospheric Turbulence

Author(s): Foss, Kenneth A.
Corporate Author: Aeroelastic And Structures Research Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TR 57-704
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The Effects Of Gamma Irradiation On Acrylonitrile-butadiene Copolymers

Author(s): Parker, John A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TR 58-78
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The Use Of Sample Quasi-Ranges In Estimating Population Standard Deviation

Author(s): Harter, H. Leon
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-200
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A Study Of Beta Embrittlement In High-Strength Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Griest, Andrew J.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-161
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Energy Dissipation In Longitudinal Vibration

Author(s): Chang, C. S.
Corporate Author: Minnesota U.
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-36
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Measurement Of Some Thermal Properties Of Three Glasses

Author(s): Melonas, John V.
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-129
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Effect Of Metals On Lubricants

Author(s): Christian, John B.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-576 Part 3
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Afterglow Investigations Of Shock Detachment Distances At Low Reynolds Numbers

Author(s): Moulic, E. S.
Corporate Author: Institute of Engineering Research, University Of California
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-643
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The Mechanical Properties Of Certain Aircraft Structural Metals At Very Low Temperatures

Author(s): McGee, Robert L.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-386
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The Use Of Color In Coding Display

Author(s): Conover, Donald W.
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 55-471
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Evaluation Of Fungicidal Vinyl Coated Cotton Duck

Author(s): Frederick, Jacob K., Jr.
Corporate Author: Lowell Technological Institute Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 57-366
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Human Pilot Dynamic Response In Flight And Simulator

Author(s): Seckel, Edward
Corporate Author: James Forrestal Research Center, Princeton University
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 57-520
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Extending Human Tolerance To Heat By Prior Body Cooling

Author(s): Veghte, James H.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TR 58-412
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Human Factors Recommendation For The Design Of Cockpit Procedures Trainers

Author(s): Schohan, Benjamin
Corporate Author: American Institute For Research
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-527
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The Chemistry Of The Lower Valences Of Titanium

Author(s): Franklin, Thomas C.
Corporate Author: Baylor U.
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TR 58-349
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Development Of Durable Flame-retardant Finishes Foe Cotton

Author(s): Frick, John G., Jr.
Corporate Author: Southern Utilization Research And Development Division, Department Of Agriculture
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-130
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Tensile Properties Of Aircraft-Structural Metals At Various Rates Of Loading After Rapid Heating

Author(s): Dedman, Haywood E.
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-440 Part 1
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Memorandum on Thermal Properties of Titanium and Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Holladay, J. W.
Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1958-08-25
Report Number: DMIC Memo. 1
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Recent Advances in Titanium Technology

Author(s): Cawthorne, E. W.
Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1958-10-24
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 3
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Some Notes on Safe Handling Practices for Beryllium


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1958-09-22
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 2
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Effects of High Strain Rates and Rapid Heating on the Tensile Properties of Titanium Alloys


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1958-12-29
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 4
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Development of Bonding Methods and Materials for Resistance Strain Gages

Author(s): Rechter, H. L.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: NAVAIRMATCEN-ASL-1050 Part III
AD Number: AD0280642
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Polymerization of Vitreous Humor Substrate in Light and Dark Adaptation

Author(s): Shurrager, P. S.
Corporate Author: Illinois Inst. of Tech. Physiological Lab.
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: AFOSR-TR-58-161
AD Number: AD0207460
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Developments in the Application of the Grid Method to Dynamic Problems

Author(s): Durelli, A. J.
Corporate Author: Illinois Inst. of Tech. Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: AFOSR-TN-58-893
AD Number: AD0204136
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Stress Concentration Factors Under Dynamic Loading Conditions

Author(s): Durelli, A. J.
Corporate Author: Illinois Inst. of Tech. Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: Dec. 1958
Report Number: AFOSR-TN-58-892
AD Number: AD0204137
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A Photoelastic Approach to Transient Stress Problems Employing Low Modulus Materials

Author(s): Dally, J. W.
Corporate Author: Illinois Inst. of Tech. Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: AFOSR-TN-58-891
AD Number: AD0204138
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Photoelastic Study of Stress Wave Propagation in Large Plates

Author(s): Dally, J. W.
Corporate Author: Illinois Inst. of Tech. Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1958-11-05
Report Number: AFOSR-TN-58-748
AD Number: AD0162271
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Electronic Component Parts Research For 500 Degrees C Operation

Author(s): Goldberg, Morton E.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-362 Part 2
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Mechanical Properties Of Chromium

Author(s): Metcalfe, Arthur G.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Institute Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-342
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Development Of A Heat Treatable Titanium Sheet Alloy

Author(s): Lillie, C. Robert
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-182
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Determination Of Emissivity And Reflectivity Data On Aircraft Structural Materials

Author(s): Olson, O. Harry
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-222 Part 2 Supplement 1
AD Number: AD0202494
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Determination Of Emissivity And Reflectivity Data On Aircraft Structural Materials Part II: Techniques For Measurement Of Total Normal Emissivity, Normal Spectral Emissivity, Solar Absoptivity And Presentation Of Results

Author(s): Betz, Howard T.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-222 Part 2
AD Number: AD0202493
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Compatible Magnetrons and Antennas For TE01 Circular Waveguide Systems

Author(s): Todd, Alva C.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-239 Part I
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Development Of A Heat Treatable Titanium Sheet Alloy

Author(s): Lillie, C. Robert
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-183
AD Number:
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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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Development Of Oxidation And Liquid Sodium Resistant Brazing Alloys

Author(s): Canonico, Domenic A.
Corporate Author: Metals Research Dept., Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-648
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