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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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Flow Characteristics Of A 40-Inch Wind Tunnel At Mach Numbers 1.5 To 6

Author(s): Coats, Jack D.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center Arnold Air Force Station Tenn
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-06
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-130
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Missile Motion Sensitivity to Dynamic Stability Derivatives

Author(s): Langham, T. F.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1980-09-01
Report Number: AEDC TR 80-11
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Mollier Diagram for Nitrogen

Author(s): Humphrey, R. L.
Corporate Author: VKF, ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1960-05
Report Number: AEDC TN 60-83
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Performance of a 40-mm Combustion-Heated Light Gas Gun Launcher

Author(s): Lord, M. E.
Corporate Author: VKF, ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1960-10
Report Number: AEDC TN 60-176
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Further Experiments on Impact-Pressure Probes in a Low-Density, Hypervelocity Flow

Author(s): Bailey, A. B.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-11
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-208
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Influence of Plenum-chamber Suction and Wall Convergence on the Mach Number Distribution in Patially Open Test Sections of Wind Tunnels at Subsonic and Supersonic Speeds

Author(s): Goethert, Bernhard H.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: AEDC TR 54-42
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Description of the E-1 Tunnel, GDF

Author(s): Schueler, C. J.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1953-01
Report Number: AEDC TN 53-19
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On-Line Automatic Data Reduction Tunnel E-1 Gas Dynamics Facility

Author(s): Hall, C. L.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1956-04
Report Number: AEDC TN 56-4
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Development of a Gas Generator Using a Rocket-Type Combustor as the Heat Source

Author(s): Carman, C. T.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-03
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-15
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Calibration of the Gas Dynamics Facility Tunnel with Supply Pressures up to 60 psia and Mach Numbers from 1.4 to 2.5

Author(s): Bond, Charles E.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: AEDC TN 54-45
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Theoretical Base Pressure Analysis of Axisymmetric Ejectors Without Induced Flow

Author(s): Bauer, R. C.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1964-01
Report Number: AEDC TDR 64-3
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Digital Manometer Reader for the Arnold Engineering Development Center

Author(s): Chapek, Henry T.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: AEDC TR 54-32
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Equations and Charts for the Evaluation of the Hypersonic Aerodynamic Characteristics of Lifting Configurations by the Newtonian Theory

Author(s): Clark, E. L.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1964-03
Report Number: AEDC TDR 64-25
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Experience With An Overexpanded Nozzle In A Low-Density, Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel

Author(s): Potter, J. Leith
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-04
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-85
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Compensation Of Dynamic Sting Effects In Hotshot Force Measurements

Author(s): Edenfield, E. E.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center Arnold Air Force Station Tenn
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-06
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-122
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Inviscid and Viscous Hypersonic Nozzle Flow with Finite Rate Chemical Reactions

Author(s): Levinsky, E. S.
Corporate Author: General Dynamics/Astronautics
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1963-01
Report Number: AEDC TDR 63-18
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Addendum to an Investigation of the Equilibrium Pressure Along Unequally Heated Tubes

Author(s): Bailey, A. B.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-10
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-188
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Experimental Heat Transfer to Blunt Axisymmetric Bodies Near the Limit of Continuum Flow

Author(s): Potter, J. Leith
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-08
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-155
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Methods of Approximating Inviscid Jet Boundaries for Highly Underexpanded Supersonic Nozzles

Author(s): Henson, J. R.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-05
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-7
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Flow-Field Investigation of a 0.0667-Scale Model of the X-15 Research Vehicle at Mach 4, 6, 8

Author(s): Rippey, J.
Corporate Author: ARO, inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1964-10
Report Number: AEDC -TDR-201
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Force Tests of Standard Hypervelocity Ballistic Models HB-1 and HB-2 at Mach 1.5 to 10

Author(s): Gray, J. Don
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1963-08
Report Number: AEDC TDR 63-137
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Source Flow Effects In Conical Hypervelocity Nozzles

Author(s): Whitfield, Jack D.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center Arnold Air Force Station Tenn
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-06
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-116
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Tests of 6-inch Hydraulic Relief Valve with Amplifier Ring

Author(s): Langford, James M.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: AEDC TN 54-29
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Measurements of Pressure and Speed of Flow in a Spark-Heated Hypersonic Wind Tunnel

Author(s): Karamcheti, Krishnamurty
Corporate Author: Stanford University
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-11
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-218
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Numerical Solution of the Three-Dimensional Unsteady Euler Equations

Author(s): Koeing, K.
Corporate Author: Mississippi State University; Sverdrup Technology, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1983-08-01
Report Number: AEDC TR 83-22
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The Drag of Spheres in Rarefied Hypervelocity Flow

Author(s): Kinslow, Max
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-12
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-205
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Radio Telemetry of Stagnation Pressure from a wind Tunnel Model Magnetically Supported in Supersonic Flow,

Author(s): Clemens, P. L.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center Arnold Air Force Station Tenn
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-07
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-141
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A Device for Measuring Heat Transfer Rates in Arc-Discharge Hypervelocity Wind Tunnels

Author(s): Ledford, R. L.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-05
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-64
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Microwave Measurement of Projectile Kinematics Within Launcher Barrels

Author(s): Hendrix, R. E.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-11
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-213
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Fatigue Tests and Crack Detection on Some Types of Axial-Flow Compressor Rotor Blades

Author(s): Thomas, R. E.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-10
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-168
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An Examination Of Epoxy Systems Useful In Packaging High G Radio Telemeters

Author(s): Young, R. P.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-03
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-58
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The Effect Of Heat Release On The Flow Parameters In Shock-Induced Combustion

Author(s): Rhodes, R. P.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-05
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-78
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An Analysis of Nonequilibrium Inviscid Flow

Author(s): Gibson, W. E.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-08
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-172
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Performance Of A Two-Stage Launcher Using Hydrogen

Author(s): Stephenson, W. B.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-03
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-32
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A Two-Color Pyrometer for the Measurement of Temperature and Contamination Level in a Spark-Heated Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel

Author(s): Vali, Walter
Corporate Author: Stanford University
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-08
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-174
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Evaluation of a Gas Bearing Pivot for a High Amplitude Dynamic Stability Balance

Author(s): Hodapp, A. E., Jr.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-12
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-221
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Inductive Power Supply For A Hotshot-Type Tunnel

Author(s): Fillers, A. H., Jr.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center Arnold Air Force Station Tenn
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-07
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-137
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A Pressure Data System For A 50-In. Continuous Mach 8 Wind Tunnel

Author(s): Hightower, F. C., Jr.
Corporate Author: Arnold Engineering Development Center Arnold Air Force Station Tenn
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-05
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-96
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Tables of Thermodynamic Properties of Argon from 100 to 3000°K

Author(s): Little, Wanda J.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1964-04
Report Number: AEDC TDR 64-68
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Tables of the Thermodynamic Properties of Nitrogen From 100 to 1500°K

Author(s): Little, Wanda J.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1962-09
Report Number: AEDC TDR 62-170
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