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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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226 reports

The Use of Autocorrelation Functions in the Harmonic Analysis of Human Behavior

Author(s): R. Narasimhan; Otis J. Benepe
Corporate Author: Indiana Universitty
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6529
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To Evaluate the Physiological Adequacy of a New-type Rebreather Bag for the A-8 B Oxygen Mask

Author(s): William W. Pryor; Gerald Marks; Raymond H. Middleton
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 8/24/1951
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Investigation of a Method of Determining the Thermal Insulation of a Survival Shelter - And Appendixes I and II

Author(s): Norman Bright; J. Donald Bowen
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 9/1/1951
Report Number: MR-WCRDM-670-21V
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The Effects of 'G' Forces on the Performance of Teletype Operators

Author(s): Philip J. Rulon; Philip B. Sampson; Benjamin Schohann
Corporate Author: Educational Research Coporation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6568
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Effect Of Flashes Of Light On Night Visual Acuity

Author(s): Fry, Glenn A.; Allen, Merrill J.
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-10 Part 2
AD Number: AD0013834
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The Spectral Density Study Of Tracking Performance: I. The Effect Of Instructions

Author(s): Ezra S. Krendel
Corporate Author: The Frankilin Institute
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-11 Part 1
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Transfer Of Training In Motor Learning As A Function Of Degree Of First-Task Learning And Inter-Task Similarity

Author(s): Duncan, Carl P.; Underwood, Benton J.
Corporate Author: Northwestern University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-64
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The Effects If Brightness And Color Of Illumination On Performance Of A Complex Perceptual-Motor Task (Flying A Link Trainer)

Author(s): Spragg, S. D. S. & Kanwisher, J.
Corporate Author: Rochester University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-203
AD Number: AD0000126
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Anthropometry Of Flying Personnel - 1950

Author(s): H. T. E. Hertzberg; G. S. Daniels; E. Churchill
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory and Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-321
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Handbook of Acoustic Noise Control. Volume II. Noise and Man

Author(s): Walter A. Rosenblith; Kenneth N. Stevens
Corporate Author: Bolt, Beranek, and Newman
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 52-204 Volume 2
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Fixations During Day and Night CGA Approaches Using an Experimental Instrument Panel Arrangement. The seventh of a series of reports on Eye Fixations of Aircraft Pilots

Author(s): John L. Milton; Billy B. McIntosh; Edward L. Cole
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: AF TR 6709
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Transfer of Training in Motor Learning as a Fuction of Distribution of Practice

Author(s): Victor E. Montgomery; Carl P. Duncan; Benton J. Underwood
Corporate Author: Northwestern University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-115
AD Number: AD0003242
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Transfer of Training in a Simple Motor Skill Along the Speed Dimension

Author(s): Robert B. Ammons; Carol H. Ammons; Ross L. Morgan
Corporate Author: University of Louisville
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-498
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Cooling of clothed subjects immersed in cold water

Author(s): John F. Hall; Johannes W. Polte
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-323
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Effect of Flashes of Light Through the Closed Eyelid. Part 2, Use of Dark Grease on the Closed Eyelids as a Means of Preserving Dark Adaptation During a Flash of Light

Author(s): Glenn A. Fry; Norman Ihrig
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-159 Part 2
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Factors Affecting Rate of Apparent Change in a Dynamic Ambiguous Figure as a Function of Observation Time

Author(s): Kenneth T. Brown
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-482
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Human Engineering Design Schedule for Training Equipment

Author(s): Robert B. Miller
Corporate Author: American Institute for Research
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-138
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A study of verbal mediation as a factor in transfer of training

Author(s): Gordon A. Eckstrand; Ross L. Morgan
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-34
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Power Atomizer

Author(s): William J. McNeinl
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-448
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Counters For Airborne Use

Author(s): Melvin J. Warrick
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-266
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Control-display Association Preferences For Ganged Controls

Author(s): James V. Bradley
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-379
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Desirable Control-display Relationship For Moving Scale Instruments

Author(s): James V. Bradley
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-423
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Comparison Of The Visual And Auditory Senses As Channels For Data Presentation

Author(s): Richard H. Henneman; Eugene R. Long
Corporate Author: University of Virginia
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-363
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Apparatus For Presentation And Continuous Measurement Of Error In A Two-dimensional Compensatory Tracking Task

Author(s): James C. McGuire
Corporate Author: Washington University, Dept. Of Psychology, Biomechanics Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-335
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Relative Discriminability Of Thirty-one Differently Shaped Knobs

Author(s): Darwin P. Hunt, David R. Craig
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-108
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Retention of Transfer in Motor Learning After 24 Hours and After 14 Months as a Function of Degree First-Task Learning and Inter-task Similarity

Author(s): Carl P. Duncan; Benton J. Underwood
Corporate Author: Northwestern University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-224
AD Number: AD0003247
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Nomographs Of Head Measurements

Author(s): Edmund Churchill, Gilbert S. Daniels
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-14
AD Number: AD0016748
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A Commparative Study of Two Experimental Pneumatic Anti-G Suits and the Standard USAF G4-A Anti-G Suit

Author(s): Herbert O. Sieker; Ernest E. Martin
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-317
AD Number: AD0012716
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The Oxygen-Carbon Dioxide Diagram

Author(s): Hermann Rahn; Wallace O. Fenn
Corporate Author: University of Rochester
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-255
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Handbook On Training And Training Equipment Design

Author(s): Robert Bruce Miller
Corporate Author: American Institutes for Research
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-136
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A Method For Man-machine Task Analysis

Author(s): Robert B. Miller
Corporate Author: American Institutes for Research
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-137
AD Number: AD0015921
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The Coding Of Aircraft Controls

Author(s): Darwin P. Hunt
Corporate Author: Air Force Aerospace Medical Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-221
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Effects of a Changed Environmental Context Upon Performance Of A Tracking Task

Author(s): Ross L. Morgan; Gordon A. Eckstrand
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-235
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An Experiment On Dial Coding

Author(s): Cohen, Jerome; Senders, Virginia L.
Corporate Author: Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 52-209*
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Eye Fixations of Aircraft Pilots. VI. Fixations During Day and Night ILAS Approaches Using an Experimental Instrument Panel Arrangement

Author(s): John L. Milton; Billy B. McIntosh; Edward L. Cole
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6570
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The Factors Of Task Complexity And Previos Practice On A Patterned Component, The Second Of A

Author(s): Alec Joseph Slivinske
Corporate Author: University Of Virginia
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-313
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Masking Of Cathode Ray Tube Display By Ambient Illumination

Author(s): Helmut E. Adler, Margaret P. Kuhns, And John L. Brown
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-266
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General-purpose Audiometer

Author(s): Wolf W. Von Wittern, Henning E. Von Gierke, Ernst K. Frank, Johann E. Frank
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-30
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The Influence Of Message Distortion And Message Familarity, The Third Of A Series Of Reports On

Author(s): James Gordan Holland
Corporate Author: Virginia U.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-287
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The Concept Of Response Restriction Applied To Dial Reading

Author(s): Melvin Freitag, William A. Lee
Corporate Author: Virginia U.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-364
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A Compilation Of Turbojet Noise Data

Author(s): Norman Doelling; Derwent M. A. Mercer And The Staff Of Bolt Beranek And Newaian, Inc.
Corporate Author: Cambridge 38, Massachusetts
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-401
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Accommodative Responses Of The Cats Eye To Electrical Stimulation Of The Ciliary Ganglion

Author(s): Elwin Marg
Corporate Author: Air Force Aerospace Medical Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-508
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The Anthropometry Of Working Positions I. A Preliminary Study

Author(s): H. T. E. Hertzberg; Irvin Emanuel; Milton Alexander, L/Lt, Usaf
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-520
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A Moving Target Optical Projector For Use In Air Traffic Control Research

Author(s): Merrill J. Allen, Paul M. Fitts, Alec J. Slivinske
Corporate Author: Aviation Psychology Laboratory, Ohio State University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-417
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The Influence Of Categorical Cuing On The Identification Of Visually Distorted words Selected From A Logically Organized Population

Author(s): Richard H. Henneman, L. Starling Reid, Eugene R. Long
Corporate Author: Virginia U.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-362
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The Influence Of Complex Task Variables On The Relative Efficiency Of Auditory And Visual Message Presentation

Author(s): L. Starling Reid, William H. Morse
Corporate Author: Virginia U.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-288
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On The Interpretation Of Word Frequency As A Variable Affecting Speed Of Recognition

Author(s): Davis H. Howes
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-282
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The Presence Of A Dual Perceptual Set For Certain Perceptual-motor Tasks

Author(s): C. W. Simon
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Command
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-286
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A Method For Simulating Night Flying During Daylight Hours

Author(s): Richard E.Horn
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-10
Report Number: WADC TR 54-505
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Anatomical And Physiological Effects Of Rapid Deceleration

Author(s): Alfred F. Fasola, Rollo C. Baker
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-218
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