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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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209 reports

Compression Tests of Wire-Film Cylinders

Author(s): Rottmayer, E.
Corporate Author: Goodyear Aerospace Corporation
Laboratory: Air Force Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-05-27
Report Number: AFAPL TR 65-108 p. 519-535
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Space Technology: Volume I: Spacecraft Systems

Author(s): Abraham, L. H.
Corporate Author: Douglas Aircraft Co., Inc.
Laboratory: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Date of Publication: 1965-01
Report Number: NASA SP-65
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Theorem-Proving by Computers

Author(s): Kallick, B.
Corporate Author: IIT Research Inst.
Date of Publication: 1965-01-31
Report Number: AFOSR-65-0338
AD Number: AD0611815
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Forced Vaporization of Water

Author(s): Erickson, T. A.
Corporate Author: IIT Research Inst.
Date of Publication: 1965
Report Number: AFOSR-65-2260
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The Surface Area of Liquids in Circular Tubes

Author(s): Erickson, T. A.
Corporate Author: IIT Research Inst.
Date of Publication: 1965
Report Number: AFOSR-65-2259
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A Study of the Influence of Lubricants on High-Speed Rolling-Contact Bearing Performance: Part V. Research on Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication on High-Speed Rolling Contacts

Author(s): Kannel, Jerrold
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Air Force Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-07
Report Number: ASD TDR 61-643 Part 5
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Test and Evaluation of Electronic Image Generation and Projection Devices. Volume I. Evaluation Technique

Author(s): Harshbarger, John H.
Corporate Author: Systems Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1965-08
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-116 Vol. I
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Mechanisms Of Fatigue In 1100-0 And 2024-T4 Aluminum

Author(s): Grosskreutz, J. C.
Corporate Author: Midwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-07
Report Number: AFML TR 65-127
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Growth of Tissues of Higher Plants in Continuous Liquid Culture and Their Use in a Nutritional Experiment

Author(s): Tulecke, Walter
Corporate Author: Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research, Inc.
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1965-07
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-101
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Phase Diagram for the Tantalum-Platinum Alloy System

Author(s): Ray, Alden E.
Corporate Author: University of Dayton; Air Force Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-02
Report Number: ML TDR 64-54
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Micromechanics Of Fiber-Reinforced Composites

Author(s): Alexander, E. L.
Corporate Author: Rocketdyne Canoga Park Calif Research Dept
Laboratory: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-11
Report Number: AFML TR 65-283
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A Study of Time-Optimal Rendezvous in Three Dimensions, Volume I

Author(s): Paiewonsky, B. H.
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Associates of Princeton, Inc.
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-01
Report Number: AFFDL TR 65-20 Volume 1
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Dual Wall Inflatable Structures for Space Oriented Applications

Author(s): Bair, H. Q.
Corporate Author: Air Inflatable Products Corporation
Laboratory: Air Force Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-05-27
Report Number: AFAPL TR 65-108 p. 785-802
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The Validation of a Maintainability Prediction Technique for an Airborne Electronic System

Author(s): Retterer, B. L.
Corporate Author: Radio Corporation of America
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-05
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-42
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Development of AFRPL Threaded Fittings for Rocket Fluid Systems

Author(s): Goobich, B.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1965-11
Report Number: AFRPL TR 65-162
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Membrane Analysis of Pressurized Thin Spheroid Shells Composed of Flat Gores and Its Application to Echo II

Author(s): Bahiman, H.
Corporate Author: None Given
Laboratory: Air Force Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-05-27
Report Number: AFAPL TR 65-108 p. 617-631
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Multiple-Band Surface Treatments for High Damping

Author(s): Lazan, B. J.
Corporate Author: University of Minnesota
Laboratory: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-09
Report Number: AFML TR 65-269
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Investigation Of Propellant Actuated Devices For Use In Emergency Crew Escape Systems For Advanced Aerospace Vehicles. Phase III. Design Study.

Author(s): Bleikamp, R. H.
Corporate Author: McDonnell Aircraft Corp St Louis MO
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-04
Report Number: AFFDL TR 65-26 Part 2
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Mathematical Considerations Pertaining to the Accuracy of Position Location and Navigation System - Part I

Author(s): Burt, W. Allan
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Laboratory: Naval Warfare Research Center
Date of Publication: 1965-11
Report Number: NWRC-RM 34
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General Instability of Orthotropically Stiffened Cylinders. Part 2. Bending and Combined Compression and Bending.

Author(s): Lakshmikantham, C.
Corporate Author: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-08
Report Number: AFFDL TR 65-161 Part 2
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Expansion of a Jet into Near Vacuum

Author(s): Cassanova, R. A.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1965-08
Report Number: AEDC TR 65-151
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Transient Dynamic Response of Orbiting Space Stations

Author(s): Tai, C. L.
Corporate Author: North American Aviation, Incorporated
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-02
Report Number: FDL TDR 64-25
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Image Quality Enhancement

Author(s): Brainard, Robert W.
Corporate Author: North American Aviation Incorporated
Laboratory: Behavioral Sciences Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-04
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-28
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Experimental Bone and Tissue Vibrator Assembly

Author(s): Benson, Robert W.
Corporate Author: Robert W. Benson & Associates, Inc.
Laboratory: Biophysics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-04
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-11
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Papers on the Control of Distributed Aeroelastic Systems

Author(s): Bandy, M. L.
Corporate Author: None Given
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-11
Report Number: AFFDL TR 65-145
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High-Temperature Protective Re-entry Coatings for Expandable Structures

Author(s): Conger, M. T.
Corporate Author: None Given
Laboratory: Air Force Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-05-27
Report Number: AFAPL TR 65-108 p. 769-783
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Nonlinear Effects Of Large Deflections And Material Damping On The Steady Tate Vibrations Of Beams

Author(s): Chow, Shuh-Ture
Corporate Author: University of Minnesota
Laboratory: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-07
Report Number: AFML TR 65-167
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Prediction of Space Vehicle Thermal Characteristics

Author(s): Bevans, J. T.
Corporate Author: TRW Systems Group
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-10
Report Number: AFFDL TR 65-139
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Personal Telemetry Transmitter System

Author(s): Almond, James A.
Corporate Author: Repco Incorporated
Laboratory: Biophysics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-06
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-87
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Castable Carbon for Nozzle Applications

Author(s): Batchelor, James D.
Corporate Author: Atlantic Research Corporation
Laboratory: Rocket Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-11
Report Number: AFRPL TR 66-111
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Investigation of RF Radiation as a Secondary Phenomenon for Use in Checkout

Author(s): Ballard, James W.
Corporate Author: Systems Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Air Force Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-06
Report Number: AFAPL TR 65-46
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Acute Heptotoxicity and Enzymantic Response to Hydrazine and 1,1-Dimethylhydrazine in Rats

Author(s): Reinhardt, Charles F.
Corporate Author: Ohio State University
Laboratory: Biomedical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-02
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-19
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Final Report on Manufacturing Method for Foamed Metallic and Ceramic Heat Shielding Materials

Author(s): Bissell, Don W.
Corporate Author: Ipsen Industries, Inc.
Laboratory: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-06
Report Number: AFML TR 65-126
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Compatibility Of Structural Materials With High Performance O-F Liquid Oxidizers

Author(s): Tiner, N. A.
Corporate Author: Douglas Aircraft Co Inc Newport Beach Ca Astropower Lab
Date of Publication: 1965-11
Report Number: AFML TR 65-414
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Solid Propellant Structural Integrity Investigations: Dynamic Response and Failure Mechanisms. Quarterly Progress Report No. 2

Author(s): Cantey, D. E.
Corporate Author: Lockheed Propulsion Company
Laboratory: Air Force Rocket Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-01-15
Report Number: AFRPL TR 65-20
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Antiarrhythmic Activity of Antazoline and its Application to the Control of Hypothermic Ventricular Fibrillation

Author(s): Angelakos, E. T.
Corporate Author: Boston University School of Medicine
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1965-12
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-201
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Application of Gas Expansion to Fluid Circulation Devices in Manned Space Assemblies

Author(s): Keating, D. A.
Corporate Author: Biomedical Laboratory
Laboratory: Biomedical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-04
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-26
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Interface Damping at Riveted Joints. Part II: Damping and Fatigue Measurements

Author(s): Eaton, D. C. G.
Corporate Author: University of Southampton
Laboratory: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-08
Report Number: ASD TR 61-467 Part II
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Theoretical Studies on the Degradation of Ladder Polymers Part II. Vaporization Studies

Author(s): Tessler, Martin M.
Corporate Author: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-12
Report Number: ML TDR 64-151 Part 2
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SYSTRAN (Systems Analysis Translator): A Digital Computer Program.

Author(s): La Jeunesse, D. J.
Corporate Author: Research and Technology Division; Aerospace Medical Research Laboratories; Technology, Inc.
Laboratory: Aerospace Medical Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1965-07
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-133
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Development of High Temperature Flutter Transducer

Author(s): Day, David L.
Corporate Author: Allegany Instrument Company
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-03
Report Number: AFFDL TR 65-21
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An Apparatus For Determination Of The Tensile Behavior Of Brittle Fibers

Author(s): Darden, Dan B.
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Date of Publication: 1965-02
Report Number: AFML TR 65-47
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Response of Elastic Structures to Deterministic and Random Excitation

Author(s): Barnoski, R. L.
Corporate Author: Measurement Analysis Corporation
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-05
Report Number: AFFDL TR 64-199
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Application of Lithium Chemicals for Air Regeneration of Manned Spacecraft

Author(s): Bach, R. O.
Corporate Author: Lithium Corporation of America
Laboratory: Biomedical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-06
Report Number: AMRL TR 65-106
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An Improved Estimate for the Error of Truncation for an Infinite System of Ordinary Differential Equations

Author(s): Brady, M. L.
Corporate Author: IBM San Jose Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-11-01
Report Number: AFFDL TR 65-145 p. 127-140
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Estimates for Truncation Errors of Infinite Dimensional Systems of Linear Ordinary Differential Equations

Author(s): Brady, M. L.
Corporate Author: IBM San Jose Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-11-01
Report Number: AFFDL TR 65-145 p. 107-126
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Polymeric Sulfur-, Phosphorus-, Carbon - Nitrogen - Compounds

Author(s): Appel, R.
Corporate Author: Universitat Heidelberg
Laboratory: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-12
Report Number: AFML TR 64-368
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Design Criteria for Inflated, Expandable Beams Used as Structural Members in an Advanced Concept Paraglider

Author(s): Toni, R. A.
Corporate Author: NASA Langley Research Center
Laboratory: Air Force Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-05-27
Report Number: AFAPL TR 65-108 p. 537-554
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Research Program for a Single-Axis, Triple-Redundant, Self-Adaptive Flight-Control System Utilizing Integrated Circuits

Author(s): Shemeta, E.
Corporate Author: Fairchild Space and Defence Systems
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-08
Report Number: FDL TDR 64-139
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Unsteady Aerodynamics for Advanced Configurations: Part IV - Application of the Supersonic Mach Box Method to Intersecting Planar Lifting Surfaces

Author(s): Moore, M. T.
Corporate Author: North American Aviation, Incorporated
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1965-05
Report Number: FDL TDR 64-152 Part 4
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