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.

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An Attempt to Manipulate Incentive-Motivation in a Continuous Tracking Task

Author(s): Clyde E. Noble
Corporate Author: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1954
Report Number: AFPTRC TR 54-43
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Preliminary Investigations of Speed and Load as Dimensions of Psychomotor Tasks

Author(s): Robert C. Wagner, Paul M. Fitts, and Merrill E. Noble
Corporate Author: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1954
Report Number: AFPTRC TR 54-45
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The Prediction of Radio Operator Success by Means of Aural Tests

Author(s): Edwin A. Fleishman and Julius G. Spratte
Corporate Author: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11/1/1954
Report Number: AFPTRC TR 54-66
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Transfer in Tracking Behavior Between Two Levels of Speed

Author(s): Douglas H. Lawrence and W. Richard Goodwin
Corporate Author: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1954
Report Number: AFPTRC TR 54-70
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The Effect of Training on Absolute Estimation of Distance over the Ground

Author(s): Eleanor J. Gibson and Richard Bergman
Corporate Author: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1954
Report Number: AFPTRC TR 54-95
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A Mathematical Analysis of the Human Operator in a Closed-Loop Control System

Author(s): C. E. Walston and C. E. Warren
Corporate Author: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1954
Report Number: AFPTRC TR 54-96
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Evaluations of Psychomotor Tests for Pilot Selection: The Direction Control and Compensatory Balance Tests

Author(s): Edwin A. Fleishman
Corporate Author: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1954
Report Number: AFPTRC TR 54-131
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Recent Experiments on Knowledge of Results with Psychomotor Devices

Author(s): Edward A. Bilodeau
Corporate Author: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Skill Components Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1954
Report Number: AFPTRC TR 54-68
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