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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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35 reports

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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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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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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Design Of Digits

Author(s): Crook, Mason N.
Corporate Author: Tufts College, Institute For Applied Experimental Psychology
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-262
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Visual Presentation Of Information

Author(s): Baker, Charles A.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-160
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Transfer Of Training After Five Days Of Practice with One Task Or with Varied Tasks

Author(s): Duncan, Carl P.
Corporate Author: Northwestern University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-533
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Transfer Training After Two Days Of Practice with One Task or with Varied Tasks

Author(s): Duncan, C. P.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-381
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Anatomical And Physiological Effects Of Rapid Deceleration

Author(s): Fasola, Alfred F.
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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A Method For Simulating Night Flying During Daylight Hours

Author(s): Horn, Richard E.
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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The Presence Of A Dual Perceptual Set For Certain Perceptual-motor Tasks

Author(s): Simon, C. W.
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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On The Interpretation Of Word Frequency As A Variable Affecting Speed Of Recognition

Author(s): Howes, Davis H.
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 Influence Of Complex Task Variables On The Relative Efficiency Of Auditory And Visual Message Presentation

Author(s): Reid, L. Starling
Corporate Author: Virginia U.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-288
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Effect Of Variations In Control-display Ratio And Exponential Time Delay On Tracking Performance

Author(s): Rockway, Marty R.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-618
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Effects Of Stress On Performance In A Dominant And Non-dominant Task

Author(s): Simon, Charles W.
Corporate Author: Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-285
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Apparatus For Presentation And Continuous Measurement Of Error In A Two-dimensional Compensatory Tracking Task

Author(s): McGuire, James C.
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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Comparison Of The Visual And Auditory Senses As Channels For Data Presentation

Author(s): Henneman, Richard H.
Corporate Author: University of Virginia
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-363
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Desirable Control-display Relationship For Moving Scale Instruments

Author(s): Bradley, James V.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-423
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Control-display Association Preferences For Ganged Controls

Author(s): Bradley, James V.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-379
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Counters For Airborne Use

Author(s): Warrick, Melvin J.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-266
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Transfer of Training in a Simple Motor Skill Along the Speed Dimension

Author(s): Ammons, Robert B.
Corporate Author: University of Louisville
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-498
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Anthropometry Of Flying Personnel - 1950

Author(s): Hertzberg, H. T. E.
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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The Influence Of Categorical Cuing On The Identification Of Visually Distorted words Selected From A Logically Organized Population

Author(s): Henneman, Richard H.
Corporate Author: Virginia U.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-362
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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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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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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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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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Visual field restriction and apparent size of distant objects

Author(s): Imber, B. M.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-23
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A Moving Target Optical Projector For Use In Air Traffic Control Research

Author(s): Allen, Merrill J.
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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Experimental Comparison Of Five Different Attitude Indicators

Author(s): Gardner, John F.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-32
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Physiology of Simple Tumbling. Part 1. Animal Studies

Author(s): Edelberg, R.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-139 Part 1
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Controlled Sonic Irradiation of Living Organisms

Author(s): Nyborg, W. L.
Corporate Author: Pennsylvania State College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-128
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Scale Design For Reading At Low Brightness

Author(s): White, William J.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-464
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Electronic Radar Target Simulator For Air Traffic Control Studies

Author(s): Hixon, W. Carroll
Corporate Author: Aviation Psychology Laboratory, Ohio State University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-569
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Psychological Considerations In The Design Of Training Equipment

Author(s): Miller, Robert B.
Corporate Author: American Institute For Research
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-563
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