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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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1944 reports

Studies in Resuscitation

Author(s): Howard G. Swann
Corporate Author: University of Texas
Date of Publication: 9/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6696
AD Number: AD0000129
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Development of Forging and Casting Alloys for Turbine Buckets

Author(s): Ralph P. DeVries; Gunther Mohling
Corporate Author: Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corporation
Date of Publication: 8/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6615
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To Evaluate the Physiological Adequacy of a New-type Rebreather Bag for the A-8 B Oxygen Mask

Author(s): William W. Pryor; Gerald Marks; Raymond H. Middleton
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 8/24/1951
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Investigation of a Method of Determining the Thermal Insulation of a Survival Shelter - And Appendixes I and II

Author(s): Norman Bright; J. Donald Bowen
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 9/1/1951
Report Number: MR-WCRDM-670-21V
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The Effects of 'G' Forces on the Performance of Teletype Operators

Author(s): Philip J. Rulon; Philip B. Sampson; Benjamin Schohann
Corporate Author: Educational Research Coporation
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1951
Report Number: AF TR 6568
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New Synthesis Procedures for Realizing Transfer Functions of RLC and RC Networks

Author(s): Louis Weinberg
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Date of Publication: 9/14/1951
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A New Base, Socket and Neoprene Protector for G. M. Counter Tubes

Author(s): F. Wade
Corporate Author: Atomic Energy Research Establishment
Date of Publication: 10/18/1951
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Preliminary Electron Microscope Measurements of Particle Size in Beryllia

Author(s): C.S. Lees; S. R. Morgan
Corporate Author: Atomic Energy Research Establishment
Date of Publication: 3/1/1951
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Proceedings Of The WADC Ceramic Conference On Cermets , 6-8 October 1952

Author(s): Murray A. Schwartz
Corporate Author: Flight Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-327
AD Number: AD0001183
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Response Of Helicopter Rotors To Oscillatory Rotor Plane Drag Forces At The Blades

Author(s): Orville R. Rogers, William Oleksak
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-270
AD Number: AD0001178
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Interference Blanker MX- (XA 115)/U, For Reducing The Effects Of Precipitation Static In Radio Receivers

Author(s): Howard C. Storck
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Laboratory: Communication and Navigation Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-65
AD Number: AD0002131
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Eductors For Hydraulic Systems Applied To Closed Circuit Lubrication Systems

Author(s): A. W. Hussmann
Corporate Author: State College, Engineering Experiment Station, Pennsylvania State College
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-131
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Method For The Analysis Of Fuming Nitric Acid

Author(s): Edward L. Harris
Corporate Author: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-6
AD Number: AD0004524
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Circuitry Errors Of Ladder-Type Thermo-Couple-Harness Assemblies

Author(s): Andrew I. Dahl And Ernest F. Fiock
Corporate Author: U. S. National Bureau Of Standards
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-4
AD Number: AD0005002
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Development, Properties And Investigation Of A Cermet Containing 28% Alumina And 72% Chromium

Author(s): Thomas S. Shevlin
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-17
AD Number: AD0004081
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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: 1952-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-61
AD Number: AD0008249
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Aluminum Titanate As A Porous Insulating Material For The Protection Of Metal

Author(s): William F. Zimmerman, W. J. Plankenhorn, Dwight G. Bennett
Corporate Author: Engineering Experiment Station, Univeristy Of Illinois
Date of Publication: 1952-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-187
AD Number: AD0014763
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An Investigation Of Physical Properties Of Cemented Titanium Carbide Compositions

Author(s): J. C. Redmond, J. W. Graham, J. R. Mcveigh
Corporate Author: Kennametal, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-235
AD Number: AD0001116
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Alternating - Track Counter - Rotation Recorder For Magnetic Recording

Author(s): Charles Colbert; William G. Stryker
Corporate Author: Aerial Reconnaissance Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-06
Report Number: WADC TR 52-2
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Investigation Of Prot Accelerated Fatigue Test

Author(s): E. J. Ward, Capt, Usaf; D. C. Schwartz, Capt, Usaf
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-234
AD Number: AD0002118
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Quantitative instrument reading as a function of dial design, exposure time preparatory fixation, and practice

Author(s): Christensen, J. M.
Corporate Author: Air Force Aerospace Medical Research Lab Wright-Patterson AFB OH
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-116
AD Number: AD0000101
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Fatigue Testing Under Progressive Loading A New Technique For Testing Materials

Author(s): E. Marcel Prot, Translated By Edward J. Ward, Captain, Usaf
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-148
AD Number: AD0002176
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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: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-197 Part 2
AD Number: AD0000127
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The Effects If Brightness And Color Of Illumination On Performance Of A Complex Perceptual-Motor Task (Flying A Link Trainer)

Author(s): Spragg, S. D. S. & Kanwisher, J.
Corporate Author: Rochester University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-203
AD Number: AD0000126
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United States Bureau Of Mines Zirconium Alloy Investigation

Author(s): E. T. Hayes; R. L. Carpenter; A. D. Cavett; W. L. O'brien; O. G. Paasche
Corporate Author: United States Bureau Of Mines
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-236
AD Number: AD0002119
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High Strength Epon Laminates

Author(s): Hopper, Frank C.; Elam, D. W.
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-5
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Validation of the Airman Classification Battery for Women in the Air Force

Author(s): Jack K. Howard; Evan W. Pickrel
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-01
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-5
AD Number: AD0001187
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Development of a Light Plane Proficiency Check to Predict Military Flying Success

Author(s): Stanford C. Ericksen
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-01
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-6
AD Number: AD0001188
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A Validation Study of the Airman Classification Battery AC-1B for Traffic Analysis Training

Author(s): W. B. Lecznar
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-01
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-7
AD Number: AD0003243
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Special Equipment Operator (Refueling): A Job Description

Author(s): Dorothy E. Lenard; William E. North
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-9
AD Number: AD0003252
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Senior Control Tower Operator: A Job Description

Author(s): Dorothy E. Lenard; William E. North
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-10
AD Number: AD0003253
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Senior Cook: A Job Description

Author(s): Dorothy E. Lenard; Willard E. North
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-11
AD Number: AD0007858
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Senior Firefighter: A Job Description

Author(s): Dorothy E. Lenard; Willard E. North
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Laboratory: Technical Training Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-12
AD Number: AD0003676
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Conversion Tables for Airman Qualifying Examination Scores and Comparable Scores on Other Selected Air Force and Army Tests

Author(s): Donald B. Gragg
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: HRRC TR 52-13
AD Number: AD0003675
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Development of a Check List to Study Job Tasks Performed by B-29 Airplane and Engine Mechanics

Author(s): Guy G. Besnard
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Laboratory: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-01
Report Number: HRRC RB 52-31
AD Number: AD0001101
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Speed of Acquiring a Simple Motor Response as a Function of Systematic Transformations of Knowledge of Results

Author(s): Edward A. Bilodeau
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-01
Report Number: HRRC RB 52-33
AD Number: AD0003773
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Anxiety and Failure as Factors in the Performance of Motor Tasks

Author(s): Helen G. Price
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: HRRC RB 52-34
AD Number: AD0003779
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Differential Transfer of Training Between Motor Tasks of Different Difficulty

Author(s): Earl I. Jones and Edward A. Bilodeau
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: HRRC RB 52-35
AD Number: AD0003780
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A Study of the Retention of Electronics Fundamentals During Basic Radar Mechanic Training

Author(s): Delos D. Wickens, G. Raymond Stone, and Richard W. Highland
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Center
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: HRRC RB 52-36
AD Number: AD0003771
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Rocket Fire Protection

Author(s): Milton C. Harrold
Corporate Author: Aerojet Engineering Corporation
Date of Publication: 1952-05
Report Number: AF TR 5876
AD Number: AD0010905
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Fungistatic Capacities of Aromatic Fluorine Compounds in Relation to Cloth-rotting Fungi Part 3. Fluorinated Anisoles, Benzyls, Benzoic Acids, Biphenyls, Phenols and Toluenes

Author(s): Leo Roy Tebon
Corporate Author: Illinois State Natural History Survey
Date of Publication: 11952-01
Report Number: AF TR 6518 Part 3
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Fungistatic Capacities of Aromatic Fluorine Compounds in Relation to Cloth-rotting Fungi. Part 2: Fluorinated Phenols, Nitrobenzenes, and Anilines

Author(s): Leo R. Tebon; Sylvia Wolcyrz
Corporate Author: Illinois State Natural History Survey
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: AF TR 6518 Part 2
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Restriction of Communication Over Telling Lines

Author(s): F. C. Frick
Corporate Author: Human Resourses Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1952-05
Report Number: HRRL MR 22
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Survey of Literature Bearing on Perceptual Aspects of the Effectiveness of Visual Aids

Author(s): Jospeh Church
Corporate Author: Cornell University
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: HRRL MR 16
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Assimilation of Sequentially Coded Information. III: Serial Position Analysis

Author(s): Irwin Pollack
Corporate Author: Human Resources Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: HRRL MR 25
AD Number: AD0001112
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Fungistatic Capacities of Aromatic Fluorine Compounds in Relation to Cloth-rotting Fungi Part 1: Fluorinated Quinones and Phenols

Author(s): Leo R. Tebon; Sylvia Wolcyrz
Corporate Author: Illinois State Natural History Survey
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: AF TR 6518 Part 1
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Continuous Fuel Sprays

Author(s): W. W. Hagerty
Corporate Author: University of Michigan
Date of Publication: 11952-02
Report Number: AF TR 6067 Part 3
AD Number: AD0014006
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Effects of Aviation Fuel Components on the Accuracy of the Karl Fischer Electrometric Titration Method for Determinign the Water Content of Fuels

Author(s): Robert W. Altman; Richard W. Sneed; James C. Mosteller
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: AF TR 6387
AD Number: AD0002117
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Modified Method for Determining Oxidation Stability of Aviation Fuels

Author(s): R. W. Sneed; R. W. Altman; J. C. Mosteller
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: AF TR 6390
AD Number: AD0001150
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