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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Milling of High-Strength Steels in the Hardness Range of 330 to 560 Brinell


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-08-17
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 30
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Drilling High-Strength Steels Heat Treated to 330 to 560 Brinell Hardness


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-08-24
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 31
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Physical and Mechanical Properties of Tantalum


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-08-28
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 32
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Titanium Fabrication and Reliability Properties of Tantalum


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-09-04
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 33
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Fabrication of Pure Columbium


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-09-11
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 34
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Procedures for Electroplating Coatings on Refractory Metals


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-10-09
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 35
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Heat Capacity of Beryllium


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-10-19
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 36
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Procedures for the Metallographic Preparation of Beryllium, Titanium, and Refractory Metals


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-10-26
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 37
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The Welding of Wrought Age-Hardenable Nickel-Base Alloys for Service at Elevated Temperatures


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-11-25
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 38
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Development of High-Strength Steels by Working of Metastable Austenite


Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-11-30
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 39
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Review of Fundamentals on Gas Emissivity

Author(s): St. Pierre, C.
Corporate Author: Canadian Armament Research and Development Establishment
Date of Publication: 1959-03
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Band Sawing of Titanium and Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Olofson, Carl T.
Corporate Author: Ferrous Metals Division, Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 23
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Fabrication of 17-7PH and PH15-7Mo Stainless Steel by Bend Rolling, Deep Drawing, and Spinning

Author(s): Olofson, C. T.
Corporate Author: Ferrous Metallurgy Division, Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Defense Metals Information Center
Date of Publication: 1959-05-15
Report Number: DMIC Memorandum 18
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Thermal Effects On Static Aeroelastic Stability And Control. Description and Results of Tests Conducted to Determine the Thermally Affected Deflectional Behavior of Corrugated Multiweb Wing Structures

Author(s): Quinn, James F.
Corporate Author: Fligth Control Laboratory
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-229
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Lunar Research Flight Studies Astrophysical Measurements

Author(s): Johnson, Montgomery H.
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Labs. (Australia)
Date of Publication: 1959-07-15
Report Number: AFSWC-TR-59-37 Volume 1
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Radar-Beacon System Study

Author(s): Aronson, A. B.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1959-11-14
AD Number: AD0237253
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The Effect Of Stress On The Creep Behavior Of High Purity Aluminum In The Region Of Dislocation Climb

Author(s): Bayce, A.
Corporate Author: University Of California
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-507
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Investigation Of Design Criteria For Cushioning Materials

Author(s): Krakover, Stewart M.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-639
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Effect Of Prior Creep On Short-time Mechanical Properties Of 17-7PH Stainless Steel (RH 950 Condition Compared To TH 1050 Condition)

Author(s): Gluck, Jeremy V.
Corporate Author: The University Of Michigan Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-339
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Effect Of Prior Creep On The Mechanical Properties Of A High-strength Heat Treatable Titanium Alloy, Ti-16V-2.5Al

Author(s): Gluck, Jeremy V.
Corporate Author: The University Of Michigan Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-454
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A System For Automatic Processing Of Fatigue Data

Author(s): Belfour, A. J.
Corporate Author: Parsons Corporation; Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-461
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Development Of High Temperature Iron-base Alloys

Author(s): Kasak, A.
Corporate Author: Crucible Steel Company Of America
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-353
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Transfer Function Of A Biological Photoreceptor: One Of A Series Of Reports Pertaining To Cybernetic Studies Of A Biological Photoreceptor

Author(s): Stark, Lawrence
Corporate Author: Yale University School Of Medicine
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-08
Report Number: WADC TR 59-311
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Pharmacologic Control Of Hypothermic Ventricular Fibrillation

Author(s): Hegnauer, Albert H.
Corporate Author: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 59-125
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Thermophysical Properties Of Solid Materials: Volume I. Elements (Melting Temperature Above 1000 degrees F)

Author(s): Goldsmith, Alexander
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-476
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Failure In Temperature Regulation During Progressive Dehydration

Author(s): Hertzman, Alrick B.
Corporate Author: Department OF Physiology, St. Louis University School Of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-398
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Investigation and Development Of Circular Waveguide Components

Author(s): Todd, Alva C.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-661
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Pressure-sensitive Tape Suspension Systems For Aircraft Parts In Shipping Containers Part 1. Laboratory Tests Of Suspension Systems

Author(s): Voss, Arnold W.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory, Forest Service U.S. Department Of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-455 Part 1
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Pressure Sensitive Tape Suspension Systems For Aircraft Parts In Shipping Containers. Part II. Effects Of Accelarated Exposure On Tape Properties

Author(s): Voss, Arnold W.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory, Forest Service U.S. Department Of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-455 Part 2
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The Amplitude Analyzer

Author(s): Erdman, Arthur C.
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-45
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Investigation Of The Strength And Ductility Relationships In Titanium-aluminum Alloys Between 6 And 15% Aluminum For Application At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Lement, B.S.
Corporate Author: Manufacturing Laboratories, Inc Physical Metallurgy Division
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-342
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Chronic Effects Of Low-Level Radiation Upon Protein And Amino Acid Requirements

Author(s): Ershoff, B. H.
Corporate Author: Western Biological Laboratories Culver City California
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-609
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Liquid Diets For Use In High-Altitude, High-Performance Vehicles

Author(s): Finkelstein, Beatrice
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-32
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Development And Evaluation Of Insulating Type Ceramic Coatings

Author(s): Blocker, E. W.
Corporate Author: Marquardt Aircraft Co., Van Nuys, California
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-102
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Synthesis And Purification Of Dielectric Materials

Author(s): Dakin, T. W.
Corporate Author: Westinghouse Research Laboratories
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-337 Part 1
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The Mathematics Of Personnel Utilization Models

Author(s): Kossack, Carl F.
Corporate Author: Purdue U.
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-359
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An Evaluation Of The Effectiveness Of A Self-tutoring Approach Applied To Pilot Training

Author(s): Hatch, Richard S.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-320
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Cryogenic Data Book

Author(s): Chelton, Dubly B.
Corporate Author: Cryogenic Engineering Laboratory, National Bureau Of standards
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-8
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Effects Of Aircraft Sound On Swine

Author(s): Winchester, C. F.
Corporate Author: United States Department of Agriculture; Beltsville, Maryland
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-08
Report Number: WADC TR 59-200
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Animal and Human Studies of the Effects of Low-Frequency Oscillation Combined with Transverse Acceleration

Author(s): Riley, Mitchell B.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TN 59-92
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A Mass Spectrometer System For Materials Research. Summary Report, Phase I

Author(s): Robinson, Charles F.
Corporate Author: Consolidated Electrodymanics Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-107
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Influence Of Staphylococcal Enterotoxin On Performance In Guinea Pigs

Author(s): Hill, William F.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-47
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Thin Metal Films As Corrosion Indicators

Author(s): Belser, Richard B.
Corporate Author: Engineering Experiment Station. Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 59-149
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Electrodeposition Of Aluminum On Magnesium

Author(s): Cooke, E. W.
Corporate Author: North American Aviation, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-465
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Research For Coatings For Protection Of Niobium Against Oxidation At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Hirakis, Emanuel C.
Corporate Author: Horizons Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-545
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Investigation Of Liquid Nitric Oxide As A Rocket Oxidizer

Author(s): Bollinger, Loren E.
Corporate Author: Rocket Research Laboratory, Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 59-12
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A Study of 17-7 PH Stainless Steel

Author(s): Carwile, Nesbit L.
Corporate Author: Metallurgy Division, National Bureau of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-653
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Graphite Technology

Author(s): Bradstreet, Samuel W.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-503
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Model Tests And Studies Of The Problems Of Dynamic Tensions In Aircraft-Arresting Gear Cables

Author(s): Sasaki, Frank T.
Corporate Author: American Machine & Foundry Company Mechanics Research Division
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-495
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Effects Of Scale Shape, Exposure Time, And Display-Response Complexity On Scale Reading Efficiency

Author(s): Elkin, Edwin H.
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-472
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