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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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A Study Of Furnace Atmospheres And Induction Heating In The Firing Of Porcelain Enamels

Author(s): W. J. Plankenhorn; Dwight G, Bennett
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1952
Report Number: WADC TR 53-61
AD Number: AD0008249
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Methods of Controlling Temperature Rise in Airborne Compartments at Supersonic Velocities With and Without Internal Heat Generation

Author(s): Walter Robinson (editor)
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 8/1/1952
Report Number: WADC TR 53-114
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Evaluation Of Aircraft Accessory Power Transmission Systems By Selected Analytical Methods

Author(s): J. H. Bonin; R. A. Harmon; F. J. Vodvarka
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 7/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-36 Part 1
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Evaluation Of Aircraft Accessory Power Transmission Systems By Selected Analytical Methods

Author(s): J. H. Bonin; R. A. Harmon; F. J. Vodvarka
Corporate Author: Armour Research Poundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 7/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-36 Part 2
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Tests of Total Temperature Probes

Author(s): Andrew I. Dahl; Paul D. Freeze
Corporate Author: National Bureau of Standards
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 6/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-251
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Chromizing Of Titanium Carbide Cermets

Author(s): Richard L. Watchell, Richard P. Seelig
Corporate Author: Chromalloy Corporation
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 5/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 54-329
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Power Plant Installation Cooling Study Part II. Automatic Machine Calculation Technique

Author(s): K. E. Smith, R. S. Leith
Corporate Author: Northrop Aircraft, Inc.
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 9/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 55-414 Part II
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Evaluation Of Characteristics Of Large Size Fuel Shutoff Valves

Author(s): Donald R. Wedan; Edward E. Glynn; John J. Casey
Corporate Author: Fluidyne Engineering Corporation
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 5/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 54-562
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Evaluation Of A Differential-Expansion Temperature-Sensing Device Based On Critical Flow Through A Variable Orifice

Author(s): Paul D. Freeze; Ernest F. Fiock
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 6/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 54-567
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Power Plant Installation Cooling Study Part IV: Discussion of Steady State Results

Author(s): R. W. Young
Corporate Author: Northrup Aircraft, Incorporated
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 55-414 Part IV
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Power Plant Installation Cooling Study Part III: Results of Steady State Analysis Volume I

Author(s): R. S. Leith; R. W. Young
Corporate Author: Northrup Aircraft, Incorporated
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 9/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 55-414 Part III Volume I
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Power Plant Installation Cooling Study Part III: Results of Steady State Analysis Volume II

Author(s): R. S. Leith; R. W. Young
Corporate Author: Northrup Aircraft, Incorporated
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 9/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 55-414 Part III Volume II
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Power Plant Installation Cooling Study Part III: Results of Steady State Analysis Volume III

Author(s): R. S. Leith; R. W. Young
Corporate Author: Northrup Aircraft, Incorporated
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 9/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 55-414 Part III Volume III
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Power Plant Installation Cooling Study Part III: Results of Steady State Analysis Volume IV

Author(s): R. S. Leith; R. W. Young
Corporate Author: Northrup Aircraft, Incorporated
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 9/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 55-414 Part III Volume IV
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Power Plant Installation Cooling Study Part I: Introduction

Author(s): R. S. Leith; C. M. Robidart
Corporate Author: Northrup Aircraft, Incorporated
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 9/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 55-414 Part I
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Power Plant Installation Cooling Study Part VI: Method of Transient Analysis and Disscussion of Results

Author(s): R. S. Leith; C. M. Haberman; R. W. Young
Corporate Author: Northrup Aircraft, Incorporated
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 55-414 Part VI
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Compartmented Fuel Tanks

Author(s): W. M. Carter; O. W. Gard; W. W. Walton
Corporate Author: University Of Kentucky
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 55-337
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Impact Testing Of Cermets

Author(s): Edward J. Soxman, M. T. Curran, James R. Tinklepaugh
Corporate Author: New York State College Of Ceramics, Alfred U.
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 6/1/1955
Report Number: WADC TR 55-203
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Power Plant Installation Cooling Study Part VIII: Summary and Conclusions

Author(s): R. S. Leith; C. M. Robidart; R. W. Young
Corporate Author: Northrup Aircraft, Incorporated
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1/1/1955
Report Number: WADC TR 55-414 Part VIII
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Frictional Electrification Effects In Fuel Flow

Author(s): F. M. Ernsberger
Corporate Author: Southwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 55-266
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Evaluation Of Designs And Materials For High Speed - High Temperature Shaft Seals For Turbojet Engine Applications

Author(s): Ernest J. Taschenberg
Corporate Author: Koppers Company, Inc.
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 5/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 56-267
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Development And Evaluation Of Ceramic Coatings For Thermocouples

Author(s): Fred H. Sawada And Charles J. Carter; Paul D. Freeze And Ernest F. Flock
Corporate Author: Hotpoint Company; National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 56-135
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Rapid Response Thermocouples With Tubular Hot Junction

Author(s): M. Anthony, H. Himelblau, G. Steven; P. Freeze, E. Fioch
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation; National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 4/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 56-213
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Performance Tests of Jet-Engine Thermocouples

Author(s): Paul D. Freeze; Frank R. Caldwell
Corporate Author: National Bureau of Standards
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 8/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 56-476
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Vapor Capacity Chart

Author(s): P. M. Sartell
Corporate Author: Power Plant Laboratory
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1/31/1956
Report Number: WADC TN 56-69
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Thermodynamics Of High-temperature Mixtures And Application To Combustion Problems

Author(s): John S. Gordon
Corporate Author: Power Plant Laboratory
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1/1/1957
Report Number: WADC TR 57-33
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A Study Of Thermistor Materials For Use As Temperature-Sensing Elements In The High-Velocity Exhaust Gases Of Jet-Type Engines

Author(s): G. Frederick Blackburn; Paul D. Freeze; Frank R. Caldwell
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 4/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 54-388 Supplement 1
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A Study Of Thermistor Materials For Use As Temperature-Sensing Elements In The High-Velocity Exhaust Gases Of Jet-Type Engines

Author(s): Harriet R. Wisely; Paul D. Freeze; Ernest F. Fiock
Corporate Author: Rutgers University And National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 54-388
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