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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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223 reports

A Review Of The Air Force Materials Research And Development Program

Author(s): Tate, Donna J.
Corporate Author: Directorate Of Materials And Processes
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-373 Supplement 7
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A Review Of The Air Force Materials Research And Development Program

Author(s): Banks, Junie J.
Corporate Author: Technical Documentary Report No. WADC-TR-53-373, Suppl. 8
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-373 Supplement 8
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Nuclear Radiation Resistant Polymers And Polymeric Compounds

Author(s): Born, John W.
Corporate Author: Goodrich (B F) Co Brecksville Oh
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-58 Part 7
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Properties Of Glasses At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Kerper, Matthew J.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards Gaithersburg MD
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-645 Part 7
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Development Of Columbium-Base Alloys

Author(s): Begley, Richard T.
Corporate Author: Westinghouse Electric Corp Pittsburgh PA
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1963-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-344 Part 7
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Investigation Of Elastic And Thermal Properties Of Carbon-base-bodies

Author(s): Mrozowski, Stanislaw
Corporate Author: Carbon Research Laboratory, University Of Buffalo
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-360 Part 4
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Oxidation Of Tungsten And Tungsten Based Alloys

Author(s): Gulbransen, E.A.
Corporate Author: Westinghouse Electric Corp Pittsburgh PA
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-575 Part 3
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Friction and Wear at Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Rabinowicz, Ernest
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Inst Of Tech Cambridge Surface Lab
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-07
Report Number: WADC TR 59-603 Part 3
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A Program Of Basic Research To Study X-ray Spectra In The Region 15-50 Å 

Author(s): Furnas, Thomas C., Jr.
Corporate Author: Picker X- Ray Corporation
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: WADD TR 61-168
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Structural Safety Under Conditions of Ultimate Load Failure and Fatigue

Author(s): Shinozuka, M.
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-10
Report Number: WADD TR 61-177
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Research And Development On High-Pressure-High-Temperature Metallurgy

Author(s): Kaufman, L.
Corporate Author: Manufacturing Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-08
Report Number: WADD TR 60-893
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Properties Of Yttrium And Rare Earth Metals Oxygen And Alloy Systems. Oxygen And Alloy Systems

Author(s): Love, Bernard
Corporate Author: Research Chemicals, Inc.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-08
Report Number: WADD TR 61-123
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Research And Development On Advanced Graphite Materials. Volume VII - High Density Recrystallized Gaphite By Hot forming

Author(s): Neel, E. A.
Corporate Author: National Carbon Company
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-06
Report Number: WADD TR 61-72 Volume VII
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Research And Development On Advanced Graphite Materials. Volume XI - Characterization Of Binders Used In The Fabrication Of Graphite Bodies

Author(s): de Ruiter, E.
Corporate Author: Union Carbide European Research Associates
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-09
Report Number: WADD TR 61-72 Volume XI
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The Development of High Temperature (1000°C) Gas Chromatograph

Author(s): Euston, Charles B.
Corporate Author: F & M Scientific Corporation, New Castle County Air Base
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADD TR 61-176
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Synthesis Of Fiber Reinforced Inorganic Laminates

Author(s): Clausen, Edward M.
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-07
Report Number: WADD TR 60-299 Part II
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Lubrication Studies With Graphite Single Crystals

Author(s): Bryant, Paul J.
Corporate Author: Midwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADD TR 60-529
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Research Study To Determine The Phase Equilibrium Relations Of Selected Metal Carbides At High Temperatures

Author(s): Dolloff, R. T.
Corporate Author: Research Laboratory of National Carbon Company Division of Union Carbide Corporation
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: WADD TR 60-143 Part II
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The Vaporization and Physical Properties Of Certain Refractories, Part II Experimental Studies

Author(s): Hasapis, A. A.
Corporate Author: The Research of Advanced Development Division, Avco Corporation
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-10
Report Number: WADD TR 60-463 Part II
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Vaporization Of Compounds And Alloys At High Temperatures Part IX. Correlation Of Dissociation Energies of Gaseous Molecule And Of Heats of Vaporization of Solids; Homonuclear Diatomic Molecules

Author(s): Verhaegen, G.
Corporate Author: Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-05
Report Number: WADD TR 60-782 Part IX
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Vaporization Of Compounds And Alloys At High Temperatures Part X. The Dissociation Energy Of The Group IV - Group VI Molecules

Author(s): Colin, R.
Corporate Author: Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1963-05
Report Number: WADD TR 60-782 Part X
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Superconductivity In Metals And Alloys

Author(s): Cherry, W. H.
Corporate Author: RCA Laboratories
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADD TR 60-919
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Effect Of Basic Physical Parameters On Engineering Properties Of Intermetallics

Author(s): Westbrook, J. H.
Corporate Author: General Electric Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-07
Report Number: WADD TR 60-184 Part III
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A Source and Detector of Radiation in the Wavelength Region 1500-50 Angstroms Suitable for Radiation Effects Studies on Materials In Vacuo

Author(s): Moore, Horace R.
Corporate Author: Electro-Optical Systems, Inc.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-07
Report Number: WADD TR 60-371
AD Number: AD0267410
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Correlation Between Various Physical And Chemical Properties Of Oxide Surfaces And Their Constitution

Author(s): Gray, Thomas J.
Corporate Author: State University of New York College Of Ceramics at Alfred University
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-09
Report Number: WADD TR 60-900
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Surface Recombination Of Molecular Fragments

Author(s): Laboratories for Applied Sciences, University of Chicago
Corporate Author: Laboratories for Applied Sceinces, The University of Chicago
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADD TR 60-928
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Effect Of Basic Physical Parameters On Engineering Properties Of Intermetallic Compounds

Author(s): Westbrook, J. H.
Corporate Author: General Electric Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-09
Report Number: WADD TR 60-184 Part II
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The Thermal Properties Of Thirteen Solid Materials To 5000°F For Their Destruction Temperatures

Author(s): Neel, David S.
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-02
Report Number: WADD TR 60-924
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Factors Affecting Thermal Shock Resistance Of Polyphase Ceramic Bodies

Author(s): Shaffer, P. T. B.
Corporate Author: The Carborundum Company, Research and Development Division, Niagara Falls, N.Y.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-04
Report Number: WADD TR 60-749 Part II
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Research Study To Determine The Phase Equilibrium Relations Of Selected Metal Carbides At High Temperatures

Author(s): Sara, R. V.
Corporate Author: Research Laboratory of National Carbon Company Division of Union Carbide Corporation
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-04
Report Number: WADD TR 60-143 Part III
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Vaporization Of Compounds And Alloys At High Temperatures Part VIII. Mass Spectrometric Study Of Gaseous Species In The System Boron-Carbon

Author(s): Verhaegen, G.
Corporate Author: Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-04
Report Number: WADD TR 60-782, Part VIII
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Vaporization Of Compounds And Alloys At High Temperatures Part VII. Thermodynamic Study Of Tin And Lead Sulfide Using A Mass Spectrometer

Author(s): Colin, Reginald
Corporate Author: Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-04
Report Number: WADD TR 60-782 Part VII
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Vaporization of Compounds and Alloys at High Temperatures: On The Existance of Gaseous Sulphides Of The Transition Elements

Author(s): Colin, R.
Corporate Author: Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-05
Report Number: WADD TR 60-782 Part IV
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The Downstream Influence Of Mass Transfer At The Nose Of A Slender Cone

Author(s): Cresci, Robert J.
Corporate Author: Polytechnic Institute Of Brooklyn
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: WADD TR 60-892
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Impact Sensitivity Of Metals (Titanium) Exposed To Liquid Nitrogen Tetroxide

Author(s): Scott, Jr, H. F.
Corporate Author: Nitrogen Division, Allied Chemical Corporation
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-05
Report Number: WADD TR 61-175
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Physical Metallurgy Of Tungsten And Tungsten Base Alloys

Author(s): Sell, Heinz G.
Corporate Author: Westinghouse Electric Corporation
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADD TR 60-37 Part II
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Experiments On Slip Damping At Rounded Contacts

Author(s): Goodman, L. E.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-06
Report Number: WADD TR 60-161 Part II
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Substructure And Mechanical Properties Of Refractory Metals

Author(s): Lement, B. S.
Corporate Author: Manufacturing Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-08
Report Number: WADD TR 61-181
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Properties Of Inorganic Energy-conversion And Heat-transfer Fluids For Space Applications

Author(s): Weatherford, W. D., Jr.
Corporate Author: Southwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-11
Report Number: WADD TR 61-96
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Research And Development On Advanced Graphite Materials. Vol V - Analysis Of Creep And Recovery Curves For ATJ Graphite

Author(s): Seldin, E. J.
Corporate Author: National Carbon Company, Inc.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-09
Report Number: WADD TR 61-72 Volume V
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Synthesis And Evaluation Of New Base Stock Fluids For Gas Turbine Application

Author(s): Kan, Peter T.
Corporate Author: Wyandotte Chemicals Corporation
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-02
Report Number: WADD TR 60-838 Part II
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Thermal Radiation Properties Of Materials, Part II

Author(s): Seban, R. A.
Corporate Author: California Univ Berkeley Inst Of Engineering Research
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-08
Report Number: WADD TR 60-370 Part II
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Ordering in Oxide Solid Solutions, Part II.

Author(s): Wilson, H. H.
Corporate Author: Clemson College
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-10
Report Number: ASD TR 61-92 Part 2
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Development of Ultrasonic Techniques for Defect Evaluation

Author(s): Ramsey, J. B.
Corporate Author: Automation Industries, Inc.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1963-02
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-8
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Impurity Atom-Dislocation Interactions and Subsequent Effects on Mechanical Properties of Refractory Metals

Author(s): Adams, M. A.
Corporate Author: Materials Research Corporation
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-03
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-11
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Theory of the Thermal Conductivity of Metals, Alloys, and Semiconductors, Part II.

Author(s): Madigan, John R.
Corporate Author: Borg-Warner Corporation
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1963-01
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-74 Part 2
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Ultrasonic Methods in the Study of Fatigue and Deformation in Single Crystals of Aluminum and Sodium Chloride

Author(s): Chick, Bruce
Corporate Author: Brown University
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1963-02
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-186
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Kinetics of Oxidation of Refractory Metals and Alloys at 1000 Degrees - 2000 Degrees C, Part II.

Author(s): Berkowitz-Mattuck, J. B.
Corporate Author: Arthur D. Little, Inc.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1963-03
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-203 Part 2
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Thermodynamic and Kinetic Studies for a Refractory Materials Program, Part I.

Author(s): McClaine, L. A.
Corporate Author: Arthur D. Little, Inc.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-04
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-204 Part 1
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The Role Of The Grain Boundary In The Deformation Of Ceramic Materials, Part II.

Author(s): Murray, G. T.
Corporate Author: Materials Research Corporation
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1963-03
Report Number: ASD TDR 62-225 Part 2
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