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 Effect Of Concurrent Straining And A 1 Percent Magnesium Addtion On The Recovery Behavior Of Aluminum

Author(s): Tietz, T. E.
Corporate Author: Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: WADD TR 61-138
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A Study To Correlate Flight Measured Helicopter Vibration Data And Pilot Comments

Author(s): Grant, William J.
Corporate Author: Vertol Division, Boeing Company
Date of Publication: 1961-08
Report Number: WADD TR 61-66
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Approximate Transfer Functions For Flexible-booster-autopilot Analysis

Author(s): Lukens, David R.
Corporate Author: General Dynamics/Astronautics
Date of Publication: 1961-04
Report Number: WADD TR 61-93
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Coatings For Refractory Metals, Formed Y Anodic Treatment And By Vapor Deposition

Author(s): Lamb, Vernon A.
Corporate Author: National Bureau of Standards
Date of Publication: 1961-09
Report Number: WADD TR 61-64
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Effect Of Stress On The Creep Rate Of High Purity Aluminum In The Cross-slip Region

Author(s): Jaffe, N.
Corporate Author: Institute Of engineering Research, University Of California, Berkeley
Date of Publication: 1961-09
Report Number: WADD TR 61-200
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Fusion Of welding Of Beryllium

Author(s): MacPherson, B. M.
Corporate Author: Brush Beryllium Company
Date of Publication: 1961-04
Report Number: WADD TR 60-917
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Oxidation Of Tungsten And Tungsten Based Alloys

Author(s): Blackburn, P. E.
Corporate Author: Westinghouse Electric Corporation
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-575 Part 2
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Development Of Catapult, Aircraft Ejection Seat, XM10

Author(s): MacDonald, H. D.
Corporate Author: Frankford Arsenal
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 60-452
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Thermal Radiation Properties Of Materials

Author(s): Seban, R. A.
Corporate Author: Institute Of Engineering Research, University Of California, Berkeley
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADD TR 60-370
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Vaporization Of Compounds And Alloys At High Temperature. Part VI: Studies Of The Vapors Of The Systems Au-Cr And Au-Pd By Mass Spectrometry

Author(s): Ackerman, Marcel
Corporate Author: Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Date of Publication: 1961-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-782 Part VI
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Vaporization Of Compounds And Alloys At High Temperature Part III: Mass Spectrometric Studies Of The Molecules BC2 In The Vapor Above The System Boron-carbon

Author(s): Verhaegen, Georges
Corporate Author: Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Date of Publication: 1961-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-782 Part III
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A Study Of Russian Feed-Back Control Theory Part II, Vol.4 A Survey Of Russian Control Literature- The Method Of Small Parameters

Author(s): Alex, F. R.
Corporate Author: Convair
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-02
Report Number: WADD TR 61-32 Part II, Volume 4
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A Study Of Russian Feed-Back Control Theory Part II, Vol. 5 A Survey of Russian Control Literature-Advanced Phase Plane Techniques Point Transformations

Author(s): Alex, F. R.
Corporate Author: Convair
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-02
Report Number: WADD TR 61-32 Part II, Volume 5
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Nickel-cadium Batteries

Author(s): Rampel, Guy
Corporate Author: Gulton Industries, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1961-01
Report Number: WADD TR 61-34
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A Study Of Russian Feed-Back Control Theory Part I. The Application of Some Foreign Methods to the Analysis of A Bi-Stable Autopilot Configuration

Author(s): Alex, Fredric R.
Corporate Author: Convair
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-02
Report Number: WADD TR 61-32 Part 1
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Total Normal And Total Hemispherical Emittance Of Polished Metals

Author(s): Abbott, G. L.
Corporate Author: Naval Radiological Defense Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-11
Report Number: WADD TR 61-94
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A Flash Method for Determining Thermal Diffusivity over a Wide Temperature Range

Author(s): Jenkins, R. J.
Corporate Author: Naval Radiological Defense Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADD TR 61-95
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Linear programming and workplace arrangements: Solution of assignment problems by the product technique

Author(s): Huebner, W. J., Jr.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 61-143
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Speed and accuracy of positioning weightless objects as a function of mass, distance and direction

Author(s): Kama, W. N.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Wright Air Development Division
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 61-182
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Development of a Multi-Contaminant Analyzer for the Determination of Purity and the Contaminants In Oxygen, Nitrogen, Helium, and Air

Author(s): Ent, Willar l.
Corporate Author: Air Products, Incorporated, Allentown, Pennsylvania
Laboratory: Flight Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-04
Report Number: WADD TR 61-197
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A Methodological Study of Confinement

Author(s): Ormiston, D. W.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 61-258
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Research And Feasiblity Study To Achieve Reliablility In Automatic Flight Control Systems

Author(s): Fleck, J. J.
Corporate Author: General Electric Company
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 61-264
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Inorganic Heteropolymers

Author(s): Hammer, Robert N.
Corporate Author: Michigan State University
Date of Publication: 1961-02
Report Number: WADD TR 60-870
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A Study Of The Mechanism Of Ablation Of Reinforced Plastics

Author(s): Chamberlain, D. L., Jr.
Corporate Author: Standford Research Institute
Date of Publication: 1961-02
Report Number: WADC TR 59-668 Part 2
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Service Test Evaluation Of Filterability And Water Seperation Characteristics Of Jet Fuel Volume 1 and 2

Author(s): Johnston, Robert K.
Corporate Author: Southwest Research Institute
Date of Publication: 1961-01
Report Number: WADD TR 60-908
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Lubrication Behavior And Chemical Degradation Characteristics Of Experimental High Temperature Fluids And Lubricants

Author(s): Hopkins, Vernice
Corporate Author: Midwest Research Institute
Date of Publication: 1961-01
Report Number: WADD TR 60-855
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A Study Of The Effect Of Electron Beam Melting On Compounds And Metals

Author(s): Martin, R. L.
Corporate Author: Reactive Metals, Inc
Date of Publication: 1961-01
Report Number: WADD TR 60-404
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Observations by Electron Microscopy of Dislocations in Graphite

Author(s): Sprague, R.
Corporate Author: National Carbon Co Inc Cleveland Ohio
Date of Publication: 1961-09
Report Number: WADD TR 61-72 Volume 1
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Six-Degree-Of-Freedom Flight-Path Study Generalized Computer Program: Part II User's Manual

Author(s): Seubert, Frederick W.
Corporate Author: McDonnel Aircraft Corporation
Laboratory: Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: WADD TR 60-781 Part II
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Annual Report On Research In Anc-17 Handbook Plastics For Flight Vehicles

Author(s): Coleman, Donald G.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Lagboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-11
Report Number: WADC TR 52-183 Supplement 9
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Organo-Metallic And Organo-Metalloidal High-Temperature Lubricants And Related Materials

Author(s): Gilman, Henry
Corporate Author: Iowa State University of Science and Technology
Date of Publication: 1961-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-426 Part 9
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Fluorine-Containing Condenstaion Polymers And Resins

Author(s): Knutson, David
Corporate Author: Hooker Chemical Corp
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-221 Part 7
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Design Data For O-Rings And Similar Elastic Seals


Corporate Author: Boeing Airplane Company
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-272 Part 6
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Fundamental Studies Of New Boundary Lubrication Mechanisms

Author(s): Perilstein, Warren L.
Corporate Author: Ethyl Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Central
Date of Publication: 1961-04
Report Number: WADD TR 61-87
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Feasibility Study Of A Multipurpose Infrared Propellant Detector

Author(s): Buscaglia, R.
Corporate Author: Leesona Corp Great Neck Ny Leesona Moos Labs Div
Date of Publication: 1961-08
Report Number: ASD TR 61-382
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Base-Pressure Measurements with Wire-Supported Models at Supersonic Speeds

Author(s): Gray, J. Don
Corporate Author: VKF, ARO, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: AEDC TN 61-23
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Development of Capacitance and Inductance Driven Hotshot Tunnels

Author(s): Lukasiewicz, J.
Corporate Author: VKF, ARO, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1961-01
Report Number: AEDC TN 60-222
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A Compilation of Component Field Reliability Data Useful in Preliminary Design

Author(s): Johnston, Donald E.
Corporate Author: Systems Technology, Inc.
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-330 Supplement 1
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A Method to Improve the Reliability of a Dual Flight-Control System

Author(s): Schmitt, Vernon R.
Corporate Author: Flight Control Laboratory
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-12
Report Number: ASD TR 61-581
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An Application of Airframe-Controller Optimization Techniques to A Supersonic Missile

Author(s): Jex, Henry R.
Corporate Author: Systems Technolofy, Inc.
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-02
Report Number: WADC TR 59-474
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Recurrent Personality Factors Based on Trait Ratings

Author(s): Tupes, Ernest C.
Corporate Author: Personnel Laboratory
Laboratory: Personnel Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: ASD TR 61-97
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A Multichannel Personal Telemetry System Using Pulse Position Modulation

Author(s): Marko, Adolf R.
Corporate Author: Biomedical Laboratory
Laboratory: Biomedical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-07
Report Number: ASD TR 61-290
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Research On Inorganic Polymer Systems

Author(s): McClosky, Allen L.
Corporate Author: United States Borax Research Corporation
Date of Publication: 1961-04
Report Number: WADC TR 60-911
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Research On High-Temperature Metallo-Organic Compounds And Polymers

Author(s): Bradley, D. C.
Corporate Author: Birkbeck College
Date of Publication: 1961-04
Report Number: WADD TR 60-178
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An Investigation Of The Influence Of Molecular Structure On The Liquid Range Of Tetraalkylsilanes

Author(s): Baum, George
Corporate Author: Ohio State University
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 60-736
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Tetraalkylsilanes: Wide Liquid Range Fluids

Author(s): Baum, George
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Division
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 60-865
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Research on Phosphorus-Containing and Other Inorganic and Semi-Organic Polymers

Author(s): Chapin, E. C.
Corporate Author: Monsanto Chemical Company
Date of Publication: 1961-04
Report Number: WADD TR 61-79 Part 1
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Phenylene Sulfide Polymers

Author(s): Lenz, Robert W.
Corporate Author: Dow Chemical Company
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADD TR 61-139
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Research on High-Temperature Metallo-Organic Compounds and Polymers

Author(s): Bradley, D. C.
Corporate Author: University of Western Ontario
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: WADD TR 61-52
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Empirical Methods for Calculation of Bond Energies

Author(s): Jaffe, H. H.
Corporate Author: University of Cincinnati
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: WADD TR 61-84 Part 1
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