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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343 reports

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: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-41 Supplement 1
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Microwave Electrical Characteristics Of Randome Materials At 8.5 Kilomegacycles Per Second

Author(s): Richard H. Forbes, Byron Noe
Corporate Author: Electronic Components Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-273
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Principles Of Fire Detection In Aircraft Engine Spaces

Author(s): W. F. Roeser, C. S. McCamy
Corporate Author: U. S. National Bureau Of Standards
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-307
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Development History Of Bromochloromethane (CB)

Author(s): Raymond R. Stasiak
Corporate Author: Equipment Laboratory
Laboratory: Equipment Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-279
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Packaging Requirements For Bearings. Part 15 : Performance Of Volatile Corrosion Inhibitors For Packaging Antifriction Bearings (series N-N)

Author(s): A. A. Mohaupt, R. K. Stern
Corporate Author: U. S. Forest Products Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-38 Part 15
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Snow, Frost, And Ice Elimination From Parked Aircraft

Author(s): Ralph H. Upson
Corporate Author: Department Of Aeronautical engineering, University Of Minnesota
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-217 Part 3
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Development Of Heat-resistant Foamed-in-place Dielectric Core Materials For Sandwich Radomes

Author(s): Phillip J. Campagna
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 54-249
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Development Of Room-temperature-curing Structural Adhesive For Metals

Author(s): John Bjorksten, Risto P. Lappala, Luther L. Yaeger, Robert J. Roth
Corporate Author: Bjorksten Research Laboratories, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1954-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-294
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Research On The Preparation And Properties Of High-temperature Resistant Copolymers

Author(s): Gerald A. Edwards
Corporate Author: Tuskegee Institute, George Washington Carver Foundation
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-433
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Study Of Voltage-regulating Systems For Aircraft Alternating-current Generators. Part 1: Analogue-computer Study And Specifications

Author(s): Henry C. Bourne, David C. White
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 54-298 Part 1
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Toxicity Of Certain Polymers with Particular Reference To Products O Ftheir Thermal Decomposition

Author(s): Joseph F. Treon, Frank P. Cleveland, John Cappel, Edwin E. Larson
Corporate Author: Cincinnati University
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-301
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Foveal Luminance Discrimination As A Function Of The Duration Of The Decrement Or Increment In Luminance

Author(s): Robert M. Herrick
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Date of Publication: 1954-10
Report Number: WADC TR 54-463
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The Effects of Pupil Size and Flash Duration on Acuity During Dark Adaptation

Author(s): Adler, H. E., Brown, J. L., & Herrick, R. M.
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-551
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Plastic Deformation Of Ceramic-Oxide Single Crystals

Author(s): John B. Wachtman; Laurel H. Maxwell
Corporate Author: National Bureau of Standards
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-265 Supplement 1
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A Moving Target Optical Projector For Use In Air Traffic Control Research

Author(s): Merrill J. Allen, Paul M. Fitts, Alec J. Slivinske
Corporate Author: Aviation Psychology Laboratory, Ohio State University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-417
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Research On The Flammability Characteristics Of Aircraft Fuels

Author(s): G. W. Jones; M. G. Zabetakis; G. S. Scott; A. L. Furno
Corporate Author: U. S. Bureau Of Mines
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-35 Supplement 1
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Chlorine And Fluorine-containing Compounds For Nonflammble Materials

Author(s): O. R. Pierce, E. T. McBee
Corporate Author: Purdue University
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-462
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Physiological Basis For Various Constituents In Survival Rations. Part I. The Effeciency Of Young Men Under Temperature Conditions

Author(s): Frederick Sargent, II
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Physiology, University Of Illinois
Date of Publication: 1954-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-484 Part 1
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Two Display Designs For Presentation Of All Flight Attitudes

Author(s): J. W. Arnold, H. Schlesinger
Corporate Author: Stavid Engineering, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1954-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-316
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Nondestructive Testing Of Metal-To-Metal Structural Adhesive Bonds

Author(s): B. A. Kulp; M. E. Greenstreet; J. H. Cahn
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-88
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Legibility Of Type As a Function Of Stroke width, Letter width, And Letter Spacing Under Low Illumination

Author(s): Mason N. Crook, John A. Hanson, Alexander Weisz
Corporate Author: Institute Of Applied Experimental Psychology, Tufts College
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-440
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Organo-metallic And Organo-metalloidal High-temperature Lubricants And Related Materials

Author(s): Henry Gilman, Robert K. Ingham, Richard G. Gorsich
Corporate Author: Iowa State College
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-426 Part 1
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Metallurgical Testing Of Boron Steels

Author(s): C. L. Dotson; J. R. Kattus; F. R. O'brien
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-439
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Flourine Containing Elastomers

Author(s): Earl T. McBee; Carleton W. Robert
Corporate Author: Purdue Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 52-191 Part 3
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Low Temperature Operation Of Aircraft Accessories

Author(s): E. A. Baniok
Corporate Author: Texas Company
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-472
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On wind-tunnel Corrections In The Lower-transonic Range

Author(s): G. Guderley
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-506
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Atmospheric Effects On Microwave Radio Propagation

Author(s): Paul B. Taylor, Ph. D.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-549
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The Effect Of Grid Lines In The Field Of View Upon Perception Of Motion

Author(s): H. W. Leibowitz And J. Flemont
Corporate Author: Wisconsin U.
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 54-201
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A Study Of Cascade System For Supersonic Flow Diffusion

Author(s): E. Beder, R. D. Buhler
Corporate Author: Propulsion Research Corporation
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-261
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Development Of Dye Formulations And Dyeing Procedures For Producing Sage Green Pile Fabric

Author(s): A. Bartovics
Corporate Author: Tie George W. Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-452
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Artificial Stability Installation In B-26 And F-94 Aircraft

Author(s): E. A. Kidd
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-441
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Evaluations Of Elevator Force Gradient And Types Of Force Feel In A B-26

Author(s): F. Newell, G. Campbell
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-442
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Refractory Materials For Use In High Temperature Areas Of Aircraft

Author(s): Norman R. Thielke
Corporate Author: Pennsylvania State University
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-9 Part 2
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Investigation Of Disturbances Due To Oil Films In Journal Bearings

Author(s): Burt L. NewKirk, John F. Lewis
Corporate Author: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-188
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Foamed Metal Low Density Core Material For Sandwich Construction

Author(s): Johan Bjorksten; John C. Elliott; Robert J. Roth
Corporate Author: Bjorksten Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 52-51 Part 3
AD Number: AD0029436
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Apparent Size Of Objects Viewed Through Telescopes

Author(s): James M. Vanderplas
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-10
Report Number: WADC TR 54-459
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Vibratory Compacting Of Metal And Ceramic Powders. Part 2

Author(s): W. C. Bell, R. D. Dillender
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Engineering Research, North Carolina State College
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-193 Part 2
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Effects Of The Upstream Influence Of A Shock wave At Supersonic Speeds In The Presence Of A Separated Boundary Layer

Author(s): Lloyd E. Daniels, Hideo Yoshihara
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-31
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Scale Design For Reading At Low Brightness

Author(s): William J. White, Shirley C. Sauer
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-464
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Transverse Mechanical Properties Of Slack-quench-ed And Tempered wrought Steel

Author(s): John Vajda, Paul E. Busby, Cyril Wells, Robert F. Mehl
Corporate Author: Metals Research Laboratory, Carnegie Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1954-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-515
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Macroscopic Imperfections In Aluminum Single Crystals And Motion-micro Studies

Author(s): R. B. Pond, M. Lauriente
Corporate Author: Johns Hopkins University
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-608
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Creep Deformation Of Magnesium At Elevated Temperatures By Non-basal Slip

Author(s): A. R. Chaudhurt, H. C. Chang, N. J. Grant
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-593
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Joining of Titanium Carbide-Nickel Cermets

Author(s): Malcolm Basche, Romeo G. Bourdeau, John Wulff
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-211
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Aeronautical Charts Under Red Lights

Author(s): Mason N. Crook, John A. Hanson, Alexander Weisz
Corporate Author: Institute Of Applied Experimental Psychology, Tufts College
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-198
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Temporal Predictions Of Motion Inferred From Intermittently Viewed Light Stimuli

Author(s): Robert E. Morin, David A. Grant, Charles O. Nystrom
Corporate Author: University Of Wisconsin, Madison
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-69
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Visual Contrast Discrimination As A Function Of Pre-exposure To Light

Author(s): F. A. Mote, W. R. Biersdorf, G. W. Kent, Jerome Myers
Corporate Author: University Of Wisconsin, Madison
Date of Publication: 1954-02
Report Number: WADC TR 54-80
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Environmental Testing Techniques

Author(s): Richard J. Gifford
Corporate Author: Rheem Manufacturing Co.
Laboratory: Directorate of Laboartories
Date of Publication: 1954-10
Report Number: WADC TR 54-501
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Guide For The Design And Evaluation Of The Instructor's Station In Training Equipment

Author(s): Alan D. Swain
Corporate Author: American Institute For Research
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-564
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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: 1954-11
Report Number: WADC TR 54-519
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Development Of Low Temperature Fungus Resistant Vinyl Compounds

Author(s): Wallace W. Jackson, Jr.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-223
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