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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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143 reports

Factors Affecting Rate of Apparent Change in a Dynamic Ambiguous Figure as a Function of Observation Time

Author(s): Brown, Kenneth T.
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): Miller, Robert B.
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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Relative Discriminability Of Thirty-one Differently Shaped Knobs

Author(s): Hunt, Darwin P.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-108
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Nomographs Of Head Measurements

Author(s): Churchill, Edmund
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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The Coding Of Aircraft Controls

Author(s): Hunt, Darwin P.
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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Light Transmission And Haze Requirements For Transparent Enclosures

Author(s): Glover, Harold C.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-55
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Legibility Of Type As Determined By The Combined Effect Of Typographical Variables And Reflectance Of Background

Author(s): Crook, Mason N.
Corporate Author: Tufts College, Institute For Applied Experimental Psychology
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-441
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Response Of The Human Skull To Mechanical Vibrations

Author(s): Franke, Ernst K.
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-24
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A System For Measuring The High Sound Pressure Levels From Rockets

Author(s): Hoeft, Lothar O.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-655
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Handbook Of Biological Data

Author(s): Spector, William S.
Corporate Author: The National Research Council
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-273
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The Development Of A Mobile Acoustics Laboratory

Author(s): Hoeft, Lothar O.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-656
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Reports of Research in the Field of Engineering Psychology

Author(s): Gatti, Jennie
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-154
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An Analysis Of The Actions Of Adrenal Cortical Steroids And Other Agents On The Cerebral Cortex Of The Rabbit

Author(s): Misrahy, George A.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-114
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Comfort Evaluation Of The C-118 Pilot Seat (Aerotherm): One Of A Series Of Studies Pertaining To The Design Evaluation Of Pilot And Crew Station Equipment

Author(s): Slechta, Robert F.
Corporate Author: Bio-Mechanics Laboratory; Department Of Sociology; Tufts University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-312
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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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Tracking Performance As A Function Of Feedback Specificity

Author(s): Hunt, Darwin P.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-584
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Response of Structures to Aircraft Generated Shock Waves


Corporate Author: Arde Associates
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-169
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Reports Of Research In The Field Of Engineering Psychology

Author(s): Gatti, Jennie
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-220
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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): Duncan, Carl P.
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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A Sizing System For High Altitude Gloves

Author(s): Barter, James T.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-599
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Investigations Of Vertical Displays Of Altitude Information, II. The Effect Of Practice On Performance Of A Simulated Flight Task Using A Moving-Tape Altimeter

Author(s): Mengelkoch, Robert F.
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-385
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Effects Of Variations In Control Deadspace And Gain On Tracking Performance

Author(s): Rockway, Marty R.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 57-326
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Studies Of The Protective Qualities Of Clothing Against Thermal Radiation

Author(s): Clarke, Neville P.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-578
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The Effect Of Transverse Acceleration On Pulmonary Function

Author(s): Cherniack, Neil S.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-347
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Pharmacologic Control Of Hypothermic Ventricular Fibrillation

Author(s): Hegnauer, Albert H.
Corporate Author: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 59-125
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The Factors Of Task Complexity And Previos Practice On A Patterned Component, The Second Of A

Author(s): Slivinske, Alec Joseph
Corporate Author: University Of Virginia
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-313
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A Program Of Human Engineering Research On The Design Of Aircraft Instrument Displays And Controls

Author(s): Adelson, Marvin
Corporate Author: Hughes Aircraft Company; University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-526
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Failure In Temperature Regulation During Progressive Dehydration

Author(s): Hertzman, Alrick B.
Corporate Author: Department OF Physiology, St. Louis University School Of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-398
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Automatic Recording Haploscope

Author(s): Pressesky, Andrew J.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-512
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Pressure Drop in 5/16 Inch Aluminum Tubings and Fittings

Author(s): Shine, Andrew J.
Corporate Author: United States Air Force Institute of Technology & Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-04-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-183
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The Amplitude Analyzer

Author(s): Erdman, Arthur C.
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-45
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Liquid Diets For Use In High-Altitude, High-Performance Vehicles

Author(s): Finkelstein, Beatrice
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-32
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An experimental evaluation of the application of harmonic analysis to the tracking behavior of the human operator

Author(s): Benepe, O. J.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-384
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Guide to Aircrew Personal and Aircraft Installed Equipment (Supersedes WADC TN 57-311)

Author(s): Bogart, Betty K.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TN 58-259
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Optimum Filling Of Liquid Oxygen Converters

Author(s): Gibson, C. A.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-552
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An Evaluation Of The Effectiveness Of A Self-tutoring Approach Applied To Pilot Training

Author(s): Hatch, Richard S.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-320
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A Statistical Comparison Of The Body Typing Methods Of Hooton And Sheldon

Author(s): Dupertius, C. Wesley
Corporate Author: Western Reserve University; Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-366
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The Polydiagnostic Method Of Multiple Forced-Choice Rankings In Design Analysis

Author(s): Bennett, Edward M.
Corporate Author: Bio-Mechanics Laboratory; Department Of Sociology; Tufts University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-308
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Design And Development Of A Pressure And Cycle Control For Dynamic Seat Cushions

Author(s): Burns, H. L.
Corporate Author: Alar Products, Inc. Cleveland, Ohio
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-616
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An Engineering Study of Ferromagnetic Structures and Materials

Author(s): Bovey, D. E.
Corporate Author: General Electric Company
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-15
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Animal and Human Studies of the Effects of Low-Frequency Oscillation Combined with Transverse Acceleration

Author(s): Riley, Mitchell B.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TN 59-92
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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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A Broad-band Blue Lighting System For Radar Air Traffic Control Center

Author(s): Kraft, Conrad L.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-416
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Development Of An Extra Small And Extra Large Size For The V-51 R Earplug

Author(s): Blackstock, D. T.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-142
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An Experiment On Dial Coding

Author(s): Cohen, Jerome
Corporate Author: Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 52-209*
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Metrical Relations Among Dimensions Of The Head And Face

Author(s): Churchill, Edmund
Corporate Author: Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-621
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Acoustical Properties Of Blood And Hemoglobin Solutions

Author(s): Carstensen, Edwin L.
Corporate Author: School Of Medicine, University Of Pennsylvnia
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-389
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The Effect Of A Vasoconstrictor, Metaraminol, On Human Tolerance To Acceleration

Author(s): Greiner, Theodore
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-575
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A Radar Mapping Display Simulation and Performance Recording Device

Author(s): Biagioni, Joseph R.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TN 58-210
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Effects Of Scale Shape, Exposure Time, And Display-Response Complexity On Scale Reading Efficiency

Author(s): Elkin, Edwin H.
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-472
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