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.

Limit your search

Publication Date
Report Availability

87 reports

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
full text unavailable

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
full text unavailable

A Detection System For Ozone-employing Polyelectrolyte Films

Author(s): Hirshon, Jack M.
Corporate Author: Lansdale Tube Company
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 58-50
full text unavailable

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
full text unavailable

Extending Human Tolerance To Heat By Prior Body Cooling

Author(s): Veghte, James H.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TR 58-412
full text unavailable

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
full text unavailable

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
full text unavailable

Effects Of Severe Whole Body Vibration On Mice And Methods Of Protection From Vibration Injury

Author(s): Roman, James
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-107
full text unavailable

Light-Weight Seating: Design Research On A Nylon Net Seat: One Of A Series Of Studies Pertaining To Crew Department Habitability For Extended Missions

Author(s): Forrest, Jess
Corporate Author: Bio-Mechanics Laboratory; Department Of Sociology; Tufts University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-309
full text unavailable

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.
Corporate Author: Rochester University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-203
AD Number: AD0000126
full text unavailable

Survey Of Hearing In A Low Industrial Noise-Level Population

Author(s): Corso, John F.
Corporate Author: The Pennsylvania State University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-442
full text unavailable

Aliphatic Hydrocarbon Detector

Author(s): De Vries, John E.
Corporate Author: Stanford University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-88
full text unavailable

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
full text unavailable

Analog Electronic Correlator

Author(s): Goff, Kenneth W.
Corporate Author: Bolt, Beranek and Newman Inc
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: Dec-56
Report Number: WADC TR 56-446
full text unavailable

Design And Development Of A One Quart Insulated Rectangular Beverage Container

Author(s): Miller, L.
Corporate Author: DK Manufacturing Compnay, Inc.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-635
full text unavailable

A Multi-field Electronic Tachistoscope

Author(s): Kolers, Paul A.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TN 58-349
full text unavailable

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
full text unavailable

Effects of a Changed Environmental Context Upon Performance Of A Tracking Task

Author(s): Morgan, Ross L.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-235
full text unavailable

Body Dimension Changes During Basic Training

Author(s): Meyers, H. C.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory and Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-458
full text unavailable

Investigation of a Method of Determining the Thermal Insulation of a Survival Shelter - And Appendixes I and II

Author(s): Bright, Norman
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1951-09
Report Number: MR-WCRDM-670-21V
full text unavailable

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
full text unavailable

The Effects of 'G' Forces on the Performance of Teletype Operators

Author(s): Rulon, Philip J.
Corporate Author: Educational Research Coporation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1951-10
Report Number: AF TR 6568
full text unavailable

Bends And Denitrogen In High-Altitude Flight Operations

Author(s): Middleton, R. H.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TR 58-625
full text unavailable

Investigations Of Vertical Displays Of Altitude Information: III. The Effect Of An Expanded Scale 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 57-549
full text unavailable

Intrusion of Aircraft Noise into Communities Near Two USAF Air Bases

Author(s): Clark, W. E.
Corporate Author: Bolt Beraneck and Newman Inc.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TN 58-213
full text unavailable

A System For Monitoring The Electrocardiogram During Body Movement

Author(s): Tolles, Walter E.
Corporate Author: Airborne Instruments Laboratory A division Of Cutler-Hammer, Inc.
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-453
full text unavailable

Power Atomizer

Author(s): McNeil, William J.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-448
full text unavailable

Historical Survey Of Inhabitable Artifical Atmospheres

Author(s): Ashe, William F.
Corporate Author: The Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-09
Report Number: WADC TR 58-154
full text unavailable

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
full text unavailable

To Evaluate the Physiological Adequacy of a New-type Rebreather Bag for the A-8 B Oxygen Mask

Author(s): Pryor, William W.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1951-08-24
full text unavailable

General-purpose Audiometer

Author(s): Von Wittern, Wolf W.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-30
full text unavailable

Vibrations in Helicopters: Training Considerations

Author(s): Randle, Robert J., Jr.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-03
Report Number: WADC TN 59-61
full text unavailable

Psychological Variables In The Design Of Flight Simulators For Training

Author(s): Muckler, F. A.
Corporate Author: Aviation Psychology Laboratory, University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 56-369
full text unavailable

Changes In Cerebral Oxygen Availability From Induced Hypoxia In Cats

Author(s): Furlong, N. Burr, Jr.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-322
full text unavailable

Human Tolerance To Some Of The Accelerations Anticipated In Space Flight

Author(s): Bondurant, Stuart
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-156
full text unavailable

Integrated Instruments: A Roll And Turn Indicator

Author(s): Bamford, Harold E., Jr.
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-205
full text unavailable

The Effect Upon The Output Of A Complex Man-Machine System Of Quickening And Damping A Derivative Feedback Display

Author(s): Ritchie, Malcomn L.
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-103
full text unavailable