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

Bends And Denitrogen In High-Altitude Flight Operations

Author(s): Middleton, R. H.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-625
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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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The Effects of Simulated Space Environments on Cushioning Materials

Author(s): Keast, David N.
Corporate Author: Bolt Beranek and Newman Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-09
Report Number: WADC TR 58-667
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Development Of Low Alloy Steel Compositions Suitable For High Strength Steel Castings

Author(s): Larson, Hugo R.
Corporate Author: American Brake Shoe Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-63
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Determination Of Factors Governing Selection And Application Of Materials For Ablation Cooling Of Hypervelocity Vehicles

Author(s): Bonin, John H.
Corporate Author: Chicago Midway Laboratories, The University of Chicago
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-87 Part 1
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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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Research On Rotating Stall In Axial Flow Compressors. Part II. On The Separation Of The Unsteady Laminar Boundary Layer

Author(s): Hartunian, R. A.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 59-75 Part 2
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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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Improved Seat And Back Cushions

Author(s): Whittenberger, R. K.
Corporate Author: Goodyear Tire And Rubber Company
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-376
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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 A Corrosion-Resistant Bearing Steel For Service In Aircraft At Temperatures Up To 1000 Degrees F.

Author(s): Steven, G.
Corporate Author: Crucible Steel Company Of America
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-390
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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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Application Of Skin Resistance In Psychophysiological Studies

Author(s): Johnson, Gilbert E.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-688
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Survey Of Analog Cross-Spectral Analyzers

Author(s): Seltzer, Lester J.
Corporate Author: Systems Technology, Inc.
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-12
Report Number: WADC TR 59-241
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Modification Of Shell Four-ball Wear Tester For 800 Degrees F Operation And Development Of A Lubricant Evaluation Technique

Author(s): Hopkins, Vernice
Corporate Author: Midwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-48
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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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Man's Ability To Apply Certain Torques While Weightless

Author(s): Dzendolet, Ernst
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 59-94
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Design and Tests of Aerodynamic Static Pressure Compensators for Four Service Aircraft

Author(s): Smetana, Fredrick O.
Corporate Author: University Of Southern California
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 59-383
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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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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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The Effect Of Metallurgical Variables On The Fatigue Properties Of AISI 4340 Steel Heat Treated In The Tensile Strength Range 260,000-310,000 PSI

Author(s): Fisher, James I.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-289
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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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Transient Heat Transfer In Laminar Flow In The Entrance Region Of Tubes with Heat Capacity

Author(s): Arpaci, Vedat S.
Corporate Author: Heat Transfer Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 59-14
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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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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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Experimental Study Of Cascade Backward-wave Magnetron Amplifier At Low Levels

Author(s): Kluver, J. W.
Corporate Author: Electronics Research Laboratory, University Of California, Berkeley
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-448
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A New Instrument for the Determination of Molecular Weight By Differential Vapor Pressure

Author(s): Wiederhorn, Norman M.
Corporate Author: Little Arthur D., Inc.
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-623
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Effects Of High Energy, High Intensity Electro-magnetic Radiation On Organic Liquids

Author(s): Wagner, Robert M.
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-683
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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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A Height-Weight Sizing System For Flight Clothing

Author(s): Emanuel, Irvin
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory; Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-365
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Psychological Variables In The Design Of Flight Simulators For Training

Author(s): Muckler, F. A.
Corporate Author: Aviation Psychology Laboratory, University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 56-369
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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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Theoretical And Experimental Studies Of The Stresses And Strains Around Cutouts In Loaded, Unevenly Heated Plates

Author(s): Huang, P. C.
Corporate Author: Martin Company
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-2
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Short Duration Harmonic Analysis Of EEG Data

Author(s): Krendel, Ezra S.
Corporate Author: The Franklin Institute, Laboratories for Research and Development
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 59-66
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Research On Liquid Metals As Power Transmission Fluids

Author(s): Kumpitsch, Robert C.
Corporate Author: General Electric Company, Light Military Electronic Equipment Department.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-294 Part 2
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Apparatus For Measurement Of The Magnetic Threshold Curves For Superconductors

Author(s): Daunt, J. G.
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-652
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Research On Techniques For The Production Of Ultra-Pure Beryllium

Author(s): Lukesh, Joseph L.
Corporate Author: Alloyd Research Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-457 Part 1
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Division Of Responsibility Between Two Controllers And Load Balancing Flexibility In A Radar Approach Control Team. 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: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-473
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Anthropometric Sizing And Fit-test Of The MC-1 Oral-nasal Oxygen Mask

Author(s): Emanuel, Irvin
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory, Edmund Churchill, Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-505
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The Effect Of Configurational Additions Using Viscoelastic Interfaces On The Damping Of A Cantilever Beam

Author(s): Whittier, James S.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 58-568
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Response Of Bars (With Internal And Boundary Damping) To Transient And Random Excitation

Author(s): Lambert, Robert F.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota, Depoartment Of Electrical Engineering
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 58-569
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Bibliographical Review Of Panel Flutter And Effects Of Aerodynamic Noise

Author(s): Rattayya, J. V.
Corporate Author: University of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-70
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A System For Monitoring The Electrocardiogram During Body Movement

Author(s): Tolles, Walter E.
Corporate Author: Airborne Instruments Laboratory A division Of Cutler-Hammer, Inc.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-453
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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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Cutaneous Toxicity Evaluation Of Air Force Development Materials. Part III

Author(s): Shelanski, Morris V.
Corporate Author: Industrial Biology Research and Testing Laboratories, Inc. , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-124
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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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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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Research On Rotating Stall In Axial Flow Compressors. Part I: On Lift Hysteresis At Maximum Lift Including Effect Of Camber

Author(s): Hartunian, R. A.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 59-75 Part 1
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Research On Rotating Stall In Axial Flow Compressors. Part IV: A Preliminary Study Of Three-dimensional Rotating Stall

Author(s): Moore, F. K.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 59-75 Part 4
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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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