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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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26 reports

Fundamental Study Of Natural And Synthetic Films On Magnesium And Its Alloys


Corporate Author: Dow Chemical Co.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-222
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Branching Reaction And Chain Transfer In Styrene Polymerization

Author(s): Morton, Maurice
Corporate Author: Rubber Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-02
Report Number: WADC TR 54-11
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Reduction of Drag Due to Lift at Supersonic Speeds

Author(s): Graham, E. W.
Corporate Author: Douglas Aircraft Company
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-524 Part 2
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An Analogue Series Computer

Author(s): Scherberg, Max G.
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-174
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Reduction Of Drag Due To Lift At Supersonic Speeds

Author(s): Graham, E. W.
Corporate Author: Douglas Aircraft Company, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-524 Part 1
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Flight Evaluations Of Variable Short Period And Phugoid Characteristics In A B-26

Author(s): Newell, Fred
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-594
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Metal And Self-bonded Silicon Carbide

Author(s): Alliegro, R. A.
Corporate Author: New York State College Of Ceramics
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-38
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Series Solution Of Laminar Incompressible Mixing Of Two Streams with Different Velocities

Author(s): Eldrenkamp, L. G.
Corporate Author: Illinois U.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-275
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Princeton Helium Hypersonic Tunnel And Preliminary Results Above M=11

Author(s): Bogdonoff, S. M.
Corporate Author: James Forrestal Research Foundation, Princeton University
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-124
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Schlieren System for Perforated Wall Type Transonic Wind Tunnels

Author(s): Behun, Eugene
Corporate Author: United Aircraft Corp.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-511
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Delayed Failure And Hydrogen Embrittlement In Steel

Author(s): Frohmberg, R. P.
Corporate Author: Case Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-320
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Determination Of Residual Stresses By Indentation Methods

Author(s): Bareiss, Robert A.
Corporate Author: Lessells And Associates, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-615
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Prestressed Ceramic Structures

Author(s): Shanley, F. R.
Corporate Author: Department Of Engineering, University Of California
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-75 Part 2
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Heat Transfer and Frictional Effects in Laminar Boundary Layers. Part 4. Universal Series Solutions

Author(s): Tifford, Arthur N.
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-288 Part 4
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Creep Deformation Of Magnesium At Elevated Temperatures By Non-basal Slip

Author(s): Chaudhurt, A. R.
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-593
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Silicon-Based Cermets and Related Observations

Author(s): Weber, Berthold C.
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-444
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Investigation Of A Method For Prestressing Flat Plates To Increase Their Buckling Strength

Author(s): Wang, C. T.
Corporate Author: College Of Engineering, New York University
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-02
Report Number: WADC TR 54-8
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Tables Of Definite Integrals Involving Bessel Functions Of The First Kind

Author(s): Butler, Terence
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Resarch Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-10
Report Number: WADC TR 54-420
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Evaluation Of Forgings Of 4330 Modified, 4340, And 98B40 Steels At High-strength And Levels

Author(s): Ragland, F. J.
Corporate Author: Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 54-89
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Investigation of the Thwaites Airfoil Principle as Applied to Helicopter Rotor Blades

Author(s): Arnold, L.
Corporate Author: Lee Arnold Associates, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-497
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Compressive-creep Properties Of High-temperature Materials

Author(s): Yerkovich, L. A.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-582
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Inversion of Matrices by Monte Carlo Methods

Author(s): Meyer, Herbert A.
Corporate Author: University of Florida
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-56
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Evaluation Of Forgings Of Inco And TM-2 Steels At High-Strength Levels

Author(s): Matter, F. A.
Corporate Author: Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-587
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The Development Of Chromium-Base Heat-Resistant Alloys

Author(s): Blocher, J. M., Jr.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-470
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Preferred Orientation And Deformation In Titaniumand Titanium Alloys

Author(s): McHargue, Carl J.
Corporate Author: University Of Kentucky
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-343
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A Recording Magnetic Fluxmeter

Author(s): Berge, R. I.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-50
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