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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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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High-Speed Electromechanical Goggle


Corporate Author: Wayne-George Corp.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 59-114
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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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Handbook Of Toxicology Volume III Insecticides A Compendium


Corporate Author: Division Of Biology And Agriculture, National Academy Of Sciences
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-16 Volume 3
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Feasibility Study For A Man-Machine Systems Research Facility

Author(s): Ernst, Arthur A.
Corporate Author: U.S. Department of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-51
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A Summary Of Research Methods, Operator Characteristics,And System Design Specifications Based On The Study Of A Simulated Radar Air Traffic Control System

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: 1959-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-236
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The Differential Effect Of Speed And Load Stress On Task Performance

Author(s): Jeantheau, Gabriel
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 59-7
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Multidimensional Scaling Approach To The Determination Of Basic Psychological Parameters For Pure Tones

Author(s): Peters, Robert W.
Corporate Author: Mississippi Southern College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 59-201
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Development And Test Of A Balloon-borne Manned Vehicle

Author(s): Geer, Richard L.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-226
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Short Time Human Tolerance To Sinusoidal Vibrations

Author(s): Ziegenruecker, Gerd H.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-07-01
Report Number: WADC TR 59-391
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Emergency Escape Capsule Studies. Phase 1. Preliminary Laboratory Flotation Studies

Author(s): Kearney, Allan P.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-247 Part 1
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A Supine Seat For High-Stress Testing Of Primates

Author(s): Eisen, L.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 59-165
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Influence Of Staphylococcal Enterotoxin On Influenza Virus Infectivity In The Embryonated Egg

Author(s): Hill, William F.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 59-117
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Research To Investigate Factors Affecting Multiple-Task Psychomotor Performance

Author(s): Adams, Oscar S.
Corporate Author: Lockheed Aircraft Corporation; Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-120
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Attention Value Of Audio And Visual Warning Signals

Author(s): Kreezer, George L.
Corporate Author: Department Of Psychology, Washington University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-521
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Design Of Ventilated Clothing

Author(s): Webb, Paul
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-608
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Effects Of Variations In Control Backlash And Gain On Tracking Performance

Author(s): Rockway, Marty R.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-553
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Handbook Of Toxicology Volume V Fungicides

Author(s): Dittmer, Dorothy S.
Corporate Author: Division Of Biology And Agriculture, National Academy Of Sciences
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-16 Volume 5
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Handbook Of Toxicology Volume IV Tranquilizers

Author(s): Grebe, Rudolph M.
Corporate Author: Division Of Biology And Agriculture, National Academy Of Sciences
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-16 Volume 4
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Development Of An Emergency Pressurization System For An Escape Capsule

Author(s): Replogle, A. E.
Corporate Author: Scott Aviation Corporation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 58-397
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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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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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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 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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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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A Study Of Chemical Methods For Quantitative Measurements Of Catechol Amines

Author(s): DuToit, Charles H.
Corporate Author: Massachusetts General Hospital; Boston, Massachusetts.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 59-175
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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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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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Apparatus For Measurement Of The Magnetic Threshold Curves For Superconductors

Author(s): Daunt, J. G.
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-652
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A Simple Clinical Test For Boron Hydride Exposure

Author(s): Miller, Dwight F.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 59-123
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Effect Of Body Posture On Maximal Inspiratory And Expiratory Stroke Volume

Author(s): Hall, F. G.
Corporate Author: Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 59-128
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Man's Ability To Apply Certain Torques While Weightless

Author(s): Dzendolet, Ernst
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 59-94
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Short Duration Harmonic Analysis Of EEG Data

Author(s): Krendel, Ezra S.
Corporate Author: The Franklin Institute, Laboratories for Research and Development
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 59-66
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High-Altitude, Partial Pressure Suits Designed With Double Capstans, Ventilation Layers, And Partial Pressure And Full Pressure Socks

Author(s): Moller, Fred D.
Corporate Author: The Berger Brothers Company; New Haven, Connecticut
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-246
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The Effects Of Different Proportion Of Monitored Elements On Operator Performance In A Simulated Radar Air Traffic Control System

Author(s): Kinkade, Robert G.
Corporate Author: Laboratory Of Aviation Psychology; The Ohio State University; The OSU Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-169
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Anthropometric Sizing And Fit-test Of The MC-1 Oral-nasal Oxygen Mask

Author(s): Emanuel, Irvin
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory, Edmund Churchill, Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-505
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A Height-Weight Sizing System For Flight Clothing

Author(s): Emanuel, Irvin
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory; Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-365
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Division Of Responsibility Between Two Controllers And Load Balancing Flexibility In A Radar Approach Control Team. 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: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-473
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Double-Walled Facepieces MA-1A Altitude Helmet

Author(s): Weinberg, J. W.
Corporate Author: Pioneer Scientific Corporation, Great Neck, New York
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-643
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Pulmonary Blood Volume And Circulatory Alterations In Dogs Exposed To Compensated High Intrapulmonary Pressures

Author(s): Williams, Jack
Corporate Author: State University Of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-471
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Spacing Of On-Off Controls. 2: Toggle Switches

Author(s): Bradley, James V.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory, Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-475
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Relation of Several Physiological Parameters to Positive G Tolerance

Author(s): Meehan, John P.
Corporate Author: Department Of Physiology, School of Medicine, University of Southern California
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-665
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Automation And Personnel Requirements For Guided Missile Ground Support Functions

Author(s): Knowles, W. B.
Corporate Author: General Electric Company
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-05
Report Number: WADC TR 59-240
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Prediction Of Thermal Tolerance When Using An MA-2 Ventilating Garment With A Modified MK-IV Anti-Exposure Suit

Author(s): McCutchan, Joseph W.
Corporate Author: University Of California; Department Of Engineering, Los Angeles, California
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-326
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Speed Of Reaching To Critical Control Areas In A Fighter-type Cockpit

Author(s): Green, M. R.
Corporate Author: Martin Company
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-687
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Cutaneous Toxicity Evaluation Of Air Force Development Materials. Part III

Author(s): Shelanski, Morris V.
Corporate Author: Industrial Biology Research and Testing Laboratories, Inc. , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-124
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