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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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Determination Of Thermal Shock Characteristics Of Glass

Author(s): David Horwitz
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-24
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Studies Of Phase Relationships And Transformation Processes Of Titanium-Auoy Systems

Author(s): D. J. McPherson; W. Rostoker
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-101 Part 2
AD Number: AD0075186
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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: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-261
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Determination Of Emissivity And Reflectivity Data On Aircraft Structural Materials Part I: Techniques For Measurement Of Total Normal Emissivity And Reflectivity With Some Data On Copper And Nickel

Author(s): Howard T. Betz, O. H. Olson, B. D. Schurin And James C. Morris
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-222 Part 1
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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: 1956-12
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: 1956-04
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: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-158
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Measurement Of Thermal Properties

Author(s): I B. Fieldhouse, J. C. Hedge, J. I. Lang, A. N. Takata And T. E. Waterman
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-495 Part 1
AD Number: AD0110404
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Measurement Of Thermal Properties

Author(s): I B. Fieldhouse, J. C. Hedge, J. I. Lang And T. E. Waterman
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 55-495 Part 2
AD Number: AD0110510
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Measurement Of Thermal Properties

Author(s): I B. Fieldhouse, J. C. Hedge And T. E. Waterman
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 55-495 Part 3
AD Number: AD0110526
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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: 1956-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-519 Part 2 Revised
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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: 1956-04
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: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-374 Part 1
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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: 1957-02
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: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-761
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Study Of Effects Of Alloying Elements On The Weldability Of Titanium Sheet

Author(s): John F. Rudy; Joseph B. Mcandrew; Harry Schwartzbart
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-230 Part 3
AD Number: AD0118135
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Measurement Of The Heat Capacity And Density Of Liquid Copper

Author(s): J. I. Lang
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-488
AD Number:
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Photo-conductive Materials For The Use In High Intensity Nuclear Radiation Measurements

Author(s): Robert J. Robinson, Leonid V. Azaroff
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-627
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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: 1957-08
Report Number: WADC TR 57-412
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Investigation Of Static And Fatigue Strength Of Metals Subjected To Triaxial Stresses

Author(s): William Lehrer, Harry Schwartzbart
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-430
AD Number:
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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: 1960-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-353 Part 2
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Development Of Titanium-Base Alloys For Elevated Temperature Application

Author(s): William F. Carew; Frank A. Crossley, and David W. Levinson
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-278 Part 4
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Test Methods For Magnesium Surface Treatments

Author(s): Frank W. Pfohl, Howard T. Francis
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-195
AD Number:
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Research On the Effects On Stress, Strain, And Temperature On The Eutectoid Decomposition Of Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Adolph W. Goldenstein, Arthur G. Metcalfe, William Rostoker
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-360
AD Number: AD0142142
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Thermal Properties Of High Temperature Materials

Author(s): I. B. Fieldhouse, J. C. Hedge, J. I. Lang, T. E. Waterman
Corporate Author: Heat Transfer Section, Fluid Mechanics Research Department, Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-487
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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: 1958-03
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: 1958-02
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: 1958-03
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: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-530
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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: 1958-08
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: 1958-11
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: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-342
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Evaluation Of The Mechanisms Which Affect The Performance Of "Thermal Radiation Resistant Costings"

Author(s): Louise E. Moore, Matthew Prastein, Edwin H. Thompkins, Donald O. Van Ostenburg
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-334
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Evaluation Of The Mechanisms Which Affect The Performance Of "Thermal Radiation Resistant Costings"

Author(s): C.Roland Mc Cully, Louise E. Moore, F. V. Schossberger, Edwin H. Thompkins
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-334 Supplement 1
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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: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-362 Part 2
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Study Of The Mechanism Of Failure Of Rocket Materials

Author(s): Yehuda Baskin; Thomas A. Greening
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-152
AD Number: AD0155804
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Protective Coatings For Tantalum

Author(s): C. Arne Arenberg
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-203
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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: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-380
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Determination Of Emissivity And Reflectivity Data On Aircraft Structural Materials Part II: Techniques For Measurement Of Total Normal Emissivity, Normal Spectral Emissivity, Solar Absoptivity And Presentation Of Results

Author(s): Howard T. Betz, Bert D. Schurin, O. Harry Olson, James C. Morris
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-222 Part 2
AD Number: AD0202493
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Determination Of Emissivity And Reflectivity Data On Aircraft Structural Materials

Author(s): O. Harry Olson, James C. Morris
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-222 Part 2 Supplement 1
AD Number: AD0202494
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Thermophysical Properties Of Solid Materials: Volume I. Elements (Melting Temperature Above 1000 degrees F)

Author(s): Alexander Goldsmith, Thomas E. Waterman, Harry J. Hirschhorn
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-476
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Mechanism Of Wear Of Nonmetallic Materials

Author(s): Edwin J. Latos
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-316
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Development Of New Sounds Absorbing Materials For Noise Suppressors, Part 2. Evaluation Of Commercially Available Materials

Author(s): William E. Lawrie
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-460 Part 2
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Graphite Technology

Author(s): Samuel W. Bradstreet
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-503
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Development Of Ultra-High Strength, Temper-Resistant Steels Designed For Improvement Of Fatigue Properties Through Relief Of Residual Stress

Author(s): Harvey B. Nudelman; John P. Sheehan
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 59-86
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Production Of Homogeneous Titanium Alloy Standards

Author(s): Donald H. Turner
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-42
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Investigation and Development Of Circular Waveguide Components

Author(s): Alva C. Todd, Dick M. Joe and Demetrios P. Kanellakos
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-04
Report Number: WADC TR 58-661
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The Effect Of Metallurgical Variables On The Fatigue Properties Of AISI 4340 Steel Heat Treated In The Tensile Strength Range 260,000-310,000 PSI

Author(s): James I. Fisher, John P. Sheehan
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1959-02
Report Number: WADC TR 58-289
AD Number:
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Brazing Titanium Sandwich Construction

Author(s): John F. Rudy, Robert M. Necheles, Harry Schwartzbart
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 58-467
AD Number: AD0209378
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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: 1959-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-460 Part 1
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