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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Fluids, Lubricants, Fuels And Related Materials

Author(s): E. Erwin Klaus, Merrell R. Fenske, Elmer J. Tewksbury
Corporate Author: Pennsylvania State University
Laboratory: Materials Central
Date of Publication: 1960-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-30 Part 8
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Nuclear Radiation Resistant Polymers And Polymeric Compounds

Author(s): John W. Born
Corporate Author: The B. F. Goodrich Company Research Center
Laboratory: Materials Central
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: WADC TR 55-58 Part 6
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Determining Air Reactions On Moving Vehicles. Part IV. Methods Of Aerodynamics - Elementary Bodies

Author(s): M. Z. Krzywoblocki
Corporate Author: Institute For System Research, Laboratories For applied Sciences, The University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-51 Part 4
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Determining Air Reactions On Moving Vehicles. Part V. Methods Of Aerodynamics - Composite Bodies

Author(s): M. Z. Krzywoblocki
Corporate Author: Institute For System Research, Laboratories For applied Sciences, The University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-51 Part 5
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Properties Of Glasses At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Kerper, Matthew J.; Diller, C.C.; Eimer, E.H.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards Gaithersburg MD
Laboratory: Materials Central
Date of Publication: 1960-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-645 Part 4
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Physical Properties Of High Temperature Materials. Part Vi. Enthalpy And Heat Capacity Of Magnesium Oxide, Zirconium Oxide, And Zirconium Silicate From 0 To 900 C

Author(s): Victor, Andrew C.; Douglas, Thomas B.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards Washington D C
Laboratory: Materials Central
Date of Publication: 1960-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-374 Part 6
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Sound Propagation Near The Earth's Surface As Influenced By Weather Conditions

Author(s): M. D. Burkhard, H. B. Karplus, H. J. Sabine
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Biomedical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-353 Part 2
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Physiology And Operational Comparison Of MC-1 And MC-3 (MC-4) Partial Pressure Suits

Author(s): Terence F. McGuire
Corporate Author: Biomedical Laboratory Aerospace Medical Division
Laboratory: Biomedical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-536 Volume 1
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An Analytical Method for the Classification of Flow Areas of Supersonic Wings

Author(s): Frank M. Mallett
Corporate Author: Flight Control Laboratory
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-669
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Air Flow Characteristics Of Parachute Fabrics At Simulated High Altitudes

Author(s): C.V. Seshadri; G.A. Brown; S. Backer; J.G. Krizik; D.M. Mellen
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-374
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Methods of Space Vehicle Noise Prediction

Author(s): Peter A. Franken
Corporate Author: Bolt Beranek and Newman Inc.
Laboratory: Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-09
Report Number: WADC TR 58-343 Volume 2
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Composite Inorganic Resilient Seal Materials

Author(s): M. Sabanas
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-04
Report Number: WADC TR 59-338 Part 2
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Research And Development Services Leading To The Control Of Electrical Properties Of Materials For High Temperature Radomes

Author(s): Leon M. Atlas, Hikaru Nagao
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Central
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-300 Part 2
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Synthesis of 1000 F Stable Base Fluids

Author(s): James W. Dale; Iral B. Johns; Elizabeth A. McElhill; John O. Smith
Corporate Author: Monsanto Research Corporation
Date of Publication: 1960-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-95 Part 2
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Measurement and Analysis of Power Spectra and Cross-Power Spectra for Random Phenomena

Author(s): Julius S. Bendat
Corporate Author: Thompson Ramo-Wooldrige Inc.
Laboratory: Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: WADD TR 60-681
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Advanced Flight Vehicle Self-Adaptive Flight Control System. Part I. Study

Author(s): Boskovich, Boris; Cole, George H.; Mellen, David
Corporate Author: Honeywell, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1960-09
Report Number: WADD TR 60-651 Part 1
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Study of Submerged Fan Type VTOL Aircraft

Author(s): John M. Peterson
Corporate Author: Ryan Aeronautical Company
Laboratory: Advanced Systems Planning Office
Date of Publication: 5/25/1960
Report Number: WADD TR 60-374 Volume I
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Study of Submerged Fan Type VTOL Aircraft

Author(s): B. H. Rowe
Corporate Author: General Electric Company
Laboratory: Advanced Systems Planning Office
Date of Publication: 1960-03
Report Number: WADD TR 60-374 Volume II
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The Response of Mechanical Systems to Random Vibration as Determined by Analog Computer

Author(s): Virgil Clinton McIntosh
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-02
Report Number: WADC TN 59-193
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YAC-1DH Category II Performance and Stability Tests

Author(s): Slaton L. Johns; J. K. Campbell
Corporate Author: Air Force Flight Test Center
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Test Center
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: AFFTC TR 60-41
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An Investigation Of Longitudinal Shear Distribution And Damping In A Viscoelastic Adhesive Lap Joint

Author(s): Carlos P. Avery
Corporate Author: Minnesota U.
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-687
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New Concepts For Radio Frequency Transmission Lines

Author(s): Pietro P. Lombardini, Richard C. Schwartz, Leon W. Zelby
Corporate Author: Moore School Of Electrical Engineering, U. Of Pennsylvania
Date of Publication: 1960-08
Report Number: WADD TR 60-701
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The Influence Of High Pressures And High Coordination In Crystalline, And Vitreous Ceramic Materials

Author(s): W. F. Claussen, R. C. Devries, J. D. MacKenzie
Corporate Author: General Electric Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-304
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A Study Of The Nature Of Free Radicals In Irradiated Chemical Systems

Author(s): P. Y. Feng, W. A. Glasson, S. A. Marshall
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-344
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Effect Of Thermal - Mechanical Variables On The Properties Of Molybdenum Alloys

Author(s): M. Semchyshen, Robert Q. Barr, Gordon D. McArdle
Corporate Author: Climax Molybdenum Company Of Michigan
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-451
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A Study Of The Effects Of Ionized Air On Behavior

Author(s): W. Dean Chiles, John M. Cleveland, Richard E. Fox
Corporate Author: Physics, Engineering, Chemistry Corporation
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-598
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Discrimination Of Differences In Mass Of weightless Objects

Author(s): David W. Rees, Nola K. Copeland
Corporate Author: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory Aerospace Medical Division
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory Aerospace Medical Division
Date of Publication: 1960-12
Report Number: WADD TR 60-601
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Cooling And Rewarming Under Protection Of Antiarrhythmic Agents

Author(s): Evangelos T. Angelakos, Albert H. Hegnauer
Corporate Author: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts
Laboratory: Biomedical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: WADD TR 60-617
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Electric Powered And Solar Powered Food Warming Units For Space Vehicles

Author(s): H. Rochman, Herbert S. Siegel, Robert A. Landes
Corporate Author: REF Manufacturing Corporation
Laboratory: Life Support Systems Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-12
Report Number: WADD TR 60-620
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Thermal And Metabolic Responses Of The Alacaluf Indians To Moderate Cold Exposure

Author(s): Harold T. Hammel
Corporate Author: Department Of Physiology University Of Pennsylvania
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Division
Date of Publication: 1960-12
Report Number: WADD TR 60-633
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Effect Of Chronic whole Body Radiation On Blood Enzymes

Author(s): Ervin J. Hawrylewicz
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Biomedical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-662
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Sampled-Date Deviations In A Vertical Indicator With A Stellar Monitor

Author(s): Thomas Micheal Pienkowski
Corporate Author: Air Force Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1960-09
Report Number: WADD TR 60-674
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Sensory Deprivation And Perceptual Lag

Author(s): Sanford J. Freedman
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Mental Health Center; Boston, Massachusetts Mental Health Center
Laboratory: Biomedical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-12
Report Number: WADD TR 60-745
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Self - Maneuvering For The Orbital worker

Author(s): John C. Simons, Melvin S. Gardner
Corporate Author: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-12
Report Number: WADD TR 60-748
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Investigation Of The Fatigue Properties Of Molybdenum Under Various Conditions Of Temperature, Coatings, And Stress Concentration

Author(s): Alexander A. Mittenbergs, Dean N. Williams And Others
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: WADD TR 60-427
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A Compendium Of The Properties Of Materials At Low Temperature (PHASE 1). Part 1. Properties Of Fluids

Author(s): Victor J. Johnson
Corporate Author: Cryogenic Engineering Laboratory, National Bureau Of Standards
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: WADD TR 60-56 Part 1
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A Compendium Of The Properties Of Materials At Low Temperature (PHASE 1) Part 2. Properties Of Solids

Author(s): Victor J. Johnson
Corporate Author: Cryogenic Engineering Laboratory, National Bureau Of Standards
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: WADD TR 60-56 Part 2
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A Compendium Of The Properties Of Materials At Low Temerature (PHASE 1). Part 3. Biblography Of References (Cross - Indexed)

Author(s): Victor J. Johnson
Corporate Author: Cryogenic Engineering Laboratory, National Bureau Of standards
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: WADD TR 60-56 Part 3
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Elevated Temperature Creep Properties Of B120VCA Sheet Material

Author(s): Edward L. Horne, William D. Harden
Corporate Author: Materials CEntral
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-525
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Uses Of Task Analysis In Deriving Training And Training Equipment Requirements


Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Division
Date of Publication: 1960-12
Report Number: WADD TR 60-593
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Radiation Effects On Electronic Components: A Comparison Of Paper Capacitors Impregnated with Vitamin 'Q' Mineral Oil And Bis-(p-phenoxyphenyl)ether

Author(s): Milton E.L.Zellmer Abd Dennis R.Johnson
Corporate Author: Air Force Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-645
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Fantasia And Triprod-shielding Codes For The 1103A UNIVAC

Author(s): Herbert Steinberg, Jerome Heitner, Raphael Aronson
Corporate Author: Technical Research Group
Date of Publication: 1960-09
Report Number: WADC TR 59-443
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Further Investigations Of The Effect Of Prior Creep On Mechanical Properties Of C110M Titanium with Emphasis On The Bauschinger Effect

Author(s): Jeremy V. Gluck, James W. Freeman
Corporate Author: The University Of Michigan Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-681
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The Influence Of Pressure And Temperature On Zirconium Oxide

Author(s): F. W. Vahldiek, C. T. Lynch, L. B. Robinson
Corporate Author: Metals And Ceramics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-705
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Medical And Industrial Hygiene Procedures For Nuclear Operations

Author(s): R. C. Armstrong
Corporate Author: Convair
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-813
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Experimental Studies To Determine The Chemical Species Prevalent In The Plasma Of An Air ARC And The Boundary Layers Adjacent To Ablating Materials

Author(s): R. Carrigan, E. Raisen, K. Schmude
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Central
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: WADD TR 60-359
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Corona Retardent For Capacitors

Author(s): T. W. Dakin, L. Mandelcorn, G. W. Hewitt
Corporate Author: Westinghouse Electric Corporation
Date of Publication: 1960-06
Report Number: WADD TR 60-572
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Determination Of The Mechanical Properties Of Aircraft-structural Materials At Very High Temperatures After Rapid Heating. Part III: The Effect Of Simultaneous Heating And Loading On The Tensile Properties Of Typical Structural Alloys

Author(s): A. Clyde Willhelm, J. Robert Kattus
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-649 Part 3
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Investigation Of Feasibility Of Utilizing Available Heat-resistant Materials For Hypersonic Leading-edge Applications. Volume V. Mechanical Properties Of Bare And Coated Molybdenum Alloy

Author(s): J. Robert Kattus, James B. Preston, And Herman L. Lessley
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADC TR 59-744 Volume 5
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Development of An Emergency Pressure Suit Coverall, High Altitude, Ventilation-Exposure Type CSU-5/P


Corporate Author: David Clark Company Incorporated
Laboratory: Operational Support Engineering Division
Date of Publication: 1960-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-809
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