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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202 reports

Optimum Re-entry Into The Earth's Atmosphere By Use Of A Variable Contol Force

Author(s): Marshall, Francis J.
Corporate Author: The University Of Chicago Institute For System Research
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-515
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Digital Computation Techniques For Fluid Flow Fields With Shock

Author(s): Marshall, Francis J.
Corporate Author: The University Of Chicago Institute For System Research
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-535
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Unsteady Airloads On Pointed Airfoils And Slender Bodies At High Mach Numbers

Author(s): Zartarian, Garabed
Corporate Author: Aeroelastic And Structures Research Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-583
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Design Parameters For The Engineering Of Closed Respiratory Systems

Author(s): Keating, Donald A.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-766
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A Compendium Of Constitutional Ternary Diagrams Of The Metallic System

Author(s): Guertler, W.
Corporate Author: Berlin, Germany
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-615 Part 1
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Effect Of Changing Cyclic Modulus On Bending Fatigue Strength

Author(s): Blatherwick, A. A.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-127 Part 2
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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 Xi. Photoelastic Analysis Of I-Beams With Elliptic-Type Web Cutouts

Author(s): Worley, Will J.
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-330 Part 11
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Comfort Evaluation Of The C-118 Pilot Seat (Aerotherm): One Of A Series Of Studies Pertaining To The Design Evaluation Of Pilot And Crew Station Equipment

Author(s): Slechta, Robert F.
Corporate Author: Bio-Mechanics Laboratory; Department Of Sociology; Tufts University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-312
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Thermal Conductivity Of Lubricating Oils And Hydraulic Fluids

Author(s): McCready, D. W.
Corporate Author: Unversity Of Michigan Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-405
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Development Of New Sounds Absorbing Materials For Noise Suppressors, Part 2. Evaluation Of Commercially Available Materials

Author(s): Lawrie, William E.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-460 Part 2
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A Compendium Of Constitutional Ternary Diagrams Of The Metallic System

Author(s): Guertler, W.
Corporate Author: Berlin, Germany
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-615 Part 2
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A Comparison Of Two Methods Of Controller Training In Simulated Air Traffic Control Task. A Study In Human Engineering Aspects Of Radar Air Traffic Control

Author(s): Kidd, J. S.
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-449
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Mechanical Properties of AM350 and AM355 Stainless Steels

Author(s): Brisbane, Alton W.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-672
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Selection And Evaluation Of Rare Or Unusual Metals. Pt. II- The Metallurgy Of Yttrium And The Rare

Author(s): Love, Bernard
Corporate Author: Research Chemicals, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-666 Part 2
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Development Of New Sound Absorbing Materials For Noise Suppressors, Part 1. Development Of Equipment For Evaluating Acoustical And Durability Properties Of Sound Absorbing Materials At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Lawrie, William E.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-460 Part 1
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Measuring Accuracy In Creep Tests Part 1. Influence Of Eccentricity Of Load

Author(s): Mellgren, Arne
Corporate Author: Royal Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-78 Part 1
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Research On Rotating Stall In Axial Flow Compressors. Part III: Experiments On Laminar Seperation From A Moving wall

Author(s): Vidal, Robert J.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 59-75 Part 3
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Whole Panel Study And Development: Summary Report 1957-1958


Corporate Author: The Advance Engineering Division Lear, Incorporated
Laboratory: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-447
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A Study Of Design And Materials For Development Of Low Cost Aerial Delivery Parachutes


Corporate Author: Cook Research Laboratories, A Division Of Cook Electric Company, Chicago, Illinois
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-09
Report Number: WADC TR 59-385
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Development Of Improved Flight Helmet Liner


Corporate Author: Bjorksten Research Laboratories, Inc. Madison, Wisconsin
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-435
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Thermal Conductivity Of Lubricating Oils And Hydraulic Fluids

Author(s): McCready, D. W.
Corporate Author: The University of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-185
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Tracking Performance As A Function Of Feedback Specificity

Author(s): Hunt, Darwin P.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-584
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Determining Air Reactions On Moving Vehicles. Part III. Methods Of Hydrodynamics

Author(s): Krzywoblocki, M. Z.
Corporate Author: Institute For System Research, Laboratories For applied Sciences, The University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 56-51 Part 3
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Qualitative Aspects Of Fatigue Of Materials

Author(s): Cummings, Harold N.
Corporate Author: Curtiss-Wright Corporation, Propeller Division, Caldwell, New Jersey
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-09
Report Number: WADC TR 59-230
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Measuring Accuracy In Creep Tests Part 2. Influence Of Thermal Stresses

Author(s): Mellgren, Arne
Corporate Author: Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-78 Part 2
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Utilization Of Multiple Cues In Paired Comparisons

Author(s): Bradley, James V.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-09
Report Number: WADC TR 59-548
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Research And Development Services Leading To The Control Of Electrical Properties Of Materials For High Temperature Radomes

Author(s): Atlas, Leon M.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-300
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Review of Radiation Chemistry Papers Presented at the 2nd Geneva Conference

Author(s): Feng, P. Y.
Corporate Author: Illinois Inst. of Tech. Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1959
Report Number: AFOSR-TN-59-365
AD Number: AD0231085
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Properties of Sulfide Semiconductors


Corporate Author: Illinois Inst. of Tech. Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: AFOSR-TR-59-4
AD Number: AD0208757
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Pressure Effects and Configuration Coordinate Models of KCl(Tl)

Author(s): Reiffel, L.
Corporate Author: Illinois Inst. of Tech. Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1959-07-24
Report Number: AFOSR-TN-59-761
AD Number: AD0225665
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Preparation and Analysis of Titanium-Hydrogen Standard Samples

Author(s): Trzeciak, Max J.
Corporate Author: Ferrous Metallurgy Division, Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-02-09
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 9
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Belt Grinding of Titanium Sheet and Plate

Author(s): Olofson, Carl T.
Corporate Author: Ferrous Metallurgy Division, Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-03-15
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 11
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Hacksawing of Titanium and Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Olofson, Carl T.
Corporate Author: Ferrous Metallurgy Division, Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-07-06
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 24
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Profile Milling Titanium and its Alloys

Author(s): Olofson, Carl T.
Corporate Author: Ferrous Metallurgy Division, Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-07-10
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 25
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The Influence of Sheet Thickness on Tensile Properties of Metal Sheet


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-01-23
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 5
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The Status of Chromium-base Alloy Development


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-01-30
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 6
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Implications of Rhenium Research in the Design of Refractory Metals


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-02-02
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 7
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Basic Research Resumes: A Survey of Basic Research Activities in the Air Research and Development Command


Corporate Author: Herner and Company
Laboratory: Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: AFOSR TR 59-204
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Elevated-Temperature Mechanical Properties and Oxidation Resistance of Columbium and Its Alloys


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-02-04
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 8
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Joining of Beryllium


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-03-30
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 13
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Physical and Mechanical Properties of Molybdenum and the Mo-0.5Ti Alloy


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-04-01
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 14
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Glass-Bonded Refractory Coatings for Iron- or Nickel-Base Alloys


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-04-25
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 16
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The Availability and Properties of Rhenium


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-05-22
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 19
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The Properties of Magnesium-Thorium Alloys


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-05-29
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 20
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Machining of Beryllium


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-06-05
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 21
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Routing of Titanium Sheet


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-06-05
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 22
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Spindle Shaping of Titanium Sheet

Author(s): Olofson, Carl T.
Corporate Author: Ferrous Metallurgy Division, Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-07-15
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 26
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Arc Welding of High-Strength Steels for Aircraft and Missile Structures


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-07-31
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 27
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Review of Electrical Machining Methods

Author(s): Trzeciak, Max J.
Corporate Author: Ferrous Metallurgy Division, Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-08-05
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 28
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Nitriding of Titanium


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-08-12
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 29
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