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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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245 reports

Development Of Temperature-sensing Elements For Jet Engines

Author(s): Gary Steven, W.C. Troy
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 4/1/1952
Report Number: WADC TR 52-121
AD Number: AD0003562
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Aircraft Electrical System Study

Author(s): Finison, H. J.; Matsch, L. W.; Stratton, L. J.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 4/1/1952
Report Number: WADC TR 52-49
AD Number: AD0004239
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High Power Pulse Transformer Design and Development


Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 6/30/1949
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Synthetic Rubbers From Carbon-Fluorine Compounds

Author(s): A. M. Borders
Corporate Author: Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company http://www.gl.iit.edu/wadc/
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 8/1/1952
Report Number: WADC TR 52-197 Part 2
AD Number: AD0000127
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Design Study of True Free Air Thermometer

Author(s): A. Goldsmith; I. B. Fieldhouse
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 9/19/1952
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Noise Reduction In Aircraft Air conditioning Systems

Author(s): G. L. Bonvallat And Henry B. Karplus
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Equipment Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-522
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Structural Changes Of Commercial Titanium And Titanium-base Alloys On Heat Treatment

Author(s): William Rostoker, Donald McPherson, And Max Hansen
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 2/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-62
AD Number: AD0015746
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Study Of High-energy-air Anti-icing Systems For Flight Surfaces

Author(s): R.A.Budenbolzer And I.B.Fieldhouse,et Al
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 10/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 54-35
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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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Constitution Of Titanium Alloy Systems

Author(s): Hansen, Max; McPherson, Donald J.; Rostoker, William
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 2/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-41
AD Number: AD0012612
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Investigation Of The Metallurgical Characteristics Of The 36% Aluminum Titanium-Base Alloy

Author(s): Kessler, Harold D.; McAndrew, Joseph B.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation of Illinois Institute of Technology
Date of Publication: 7/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-182
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Application of Fundamental Concepts of Boding Metals and Ceramics

Author(s): Harold A. Barr; Louis Marchi; Harold H. Rice; James A. Stavrolakis
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 10/1/1953
Report Number: WADC TR 53-356
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Constitution Of Titanium Alloy Systems. Supplement 1

Author(s): David W. Levinson, Donald J. McPherson, William Rostoker
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Aeronatuical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 9/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 53-41 Supplement 1
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Structural Changes Of Commercial Titanium And Titanium-base Alloys On Heat Treatment

Author(s): D. W. Levinson, W. Rostoker
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 5/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 54-244
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Automatic Data Reduction Part I. A Catalog Of Devices Useful In Automatic Data Redudon

Author(s): Robert S. Hollitch; Albert K. Hawkes
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 11/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 54-519
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Engineering Design Factors For Laminated Aircraft Windshields Part 2. Evaluation of Design Factors

Author(s): J. S. Islinger
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 4/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 53-99 Part 2
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Engineering Design Factors For Laminated Aircraft Windshields Part 1. Delineation of Design Factors

Author(s): J. S. Islinger
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 4/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 53-99 Part 1
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Investigation Of Dirt Sensitivity Of Turbo Engine Control Components

Author(s): J. E. Ash, J. C. Lee, D. Kurtovich
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 10/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 54-479
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Investigation Of Noise Generated By Electrical Slip Rings

Author(s): George A. Forster
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 4/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 54-125
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Characterization Of C21-C30 Hydrocarbons And Their Mixtures

Author(s): Walter C. McCrone
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 2/1/1954
Report Number: WADC TR 54-349
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Moving Slide Impinger for Sampling Concentrated Aerosols

Author(s): Gerhard Langer; C. Roland McCully
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 10/1/1954
Report Number: AFCRC TN 54-283
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A Field Study on the Scavenging of Dust by Rain

Author(s): Harvey Glaess; John Rosinski
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 10/1/1954
Report Number: AFCRC TN 54-282
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Laboratory Study on the Washout of Suspended Dust Particles by Falling Water Drops

Author(s): C. Roland McCully; Gerhard Langer
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 9/1/1954
Report Number: AFCRC TN 54-285
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Formation of Metallic Aerosols

Author(s): Donald K. Werle; C. Roland McCully
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 9/1/1954
Report Number: AFCRC TN 54-285
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Investigation To Determine Criteria For Designing Aircraft Nose Gear Steering Systems

Author(s): Joseph S. Islinger
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 11/1/1955
Report Number: WADC TR 55-434
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Study Of Limited Type Ice Removal And Prevention Systems--Chemical Phase

Author(s): R. A. Budenholzer, F. J. Olmer, T. E. Waterman
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 6/1/1955
Report Number: WADC TR 55-261
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Automatic Data Reduction Part II. A Catalog Of Devices Useful In Automatic Data Reduction

Author(s): Robert S. Hollitch, Albert K. Hawkes
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 7/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 54-519 Part 2 Revised
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Vibration And Shock Evaluation Of Airborne Electronic Component Parts And Equipment

Author(s): Robert H. Jacobson
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 12/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 56-301
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Hermetic Sealing Terminals

Author(s): George A. Forster
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 4/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 56-251
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Investigation Of Three-dimensional Cascades

Author(s): Ash, James E.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 5/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 55-158
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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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Mechanical Properties Of Unalloyed Chromium

Author(s): Sheldon A. Spachner, William Rostoker
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 12/1/1956
Report Number: WADC TR 56-374 Part 1
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Theoretical Investigations Of Sonic Boom Phenomena

Author(s): R. A. Struble, C. E. Stewart
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 8/1/1957
Report Number: WADC TR 57-412
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Sound Propagation Near The Earth's Surface As Influenced By Weather Conditions

Author(s): M. D. Burkhard, H. B. Karplus, H. J. Sabine
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Biomedical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1960
Report Number: WADC TR 57-353 Part 2
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Constitutional and Aging Characteristics of Magnesium-Thorium and Magnesium-Thorium Ternary Alloys

Author(s): Tamamoto, Albert S.; Klimek, Edmund J.; Rostoker, William
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 2/1/1957
Report Number: WADC TR 56-411
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Cermet Preparation by reactions in the iron-aluminium-oxygen system

Author(s): Alfred Siede, Arthur G. Metcalfe
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 10/1/1957
Report Number: WADC TR 57-761
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Development Of Oxidation And Liquid Sodium Resistant Brazing Alloys

Author(s): Domenic A. Canonico, Harry Schwartzbart
Corporate Author: Metals Research Dept., Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 3/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 57-648
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Electronic Components Parts Research For 500 Degrees C Operation .Part I

Author(s): Morton E. Goldberg, Harlan G. Hamre
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 2/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 57-362 Part 1
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Sound Propagation Near The Earth's Surface As Influenced By Weather Conditions

Author(s): R. W. Benson, H. B. Karplus
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 3/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 57-353 Part 1
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New Medium For The Protection Of Electronic Equipment Against Shock And Vibration

Author(s): Robert H. Jacobson
Corporate Author: Armour Reseach Foundation
Laboratory: Electronic components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 4/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 57-530
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Development Of A Weldable Titanium-base Alloy Of Medium Strength

Author(s): Joseph P. McAndrew, David W. Levinson
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 6/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 58-173
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Metal Reinforced Ceramic Radome

Author(s): Leon M. Atlas
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 6/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 58-329
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Research On Scintillation Crystals And Their Activators. I. Zone Melting And Zone Leveling Of Lil(T1). II. Compaction And Activation Of Scintillators. III. Effect Of Color Centers On The Scintillation Of K1(T1)

Author(s): Harold V. Watts, Robert H. Bragg
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 7/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 58-380
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Development Of A Heat Treatable Titanium Sheet Alloy

Author(s): C. Robert Lillie, David W. Levinson
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 8/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 58-182
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Measurements Of Thermal Properties

Author(s): I. B. Fieldhouse; J. C. Hedge; J. I. Lang
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 58-274
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Mechanical Properties Of Chromium

Author(s): Arthur G. Metcalfe; Sheldon A. Spachner; W. Rostoker
Corporate Author: Armour Research Institute Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 7/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 58-342
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Electronic Component Parts Research For 500 Degrees C Operation

Author(s): Morton E. Goldberg, Harlan G. Hamre, Richard D. Noble
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 7/1/1958
Report Number: WADC TR 57-362 Part 2
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Development Of New Sound Absorbing Materials For Noise Suppressors, Part 1. Development Of Equipment For Evaluating Acoustical And Durability Properties Of Sound Absorbing Materials At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): William E. Lawrie
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 6/1/1959
Report Number: WADC TR 58-460 Part 1
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Effects Of Nuclear Radiation On Solid Catalysts

Author(s): Robert H. Baragg, Fred L.Morritz An Others
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 6/1/1959
Report Number: WADC TR 59-286
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