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.

Limit your search

Publication Date
Report Availability

11 reports

Theoretical Investigation Of Optimum Pressures In Aircraft Hydraulic Systems

Author(s): Conrad H. Cooke, Eugene Gessner, Robert L. Smith, Glenn L. Martin
Corporate Author: Glenn L. Martin Company
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 54-189 Volume 2
full text available

Electron Beam Technique For Measuring The Thermophysical Properties Of Materials

Author(s): H. M. Childers, J. M. Cerceo
Corporate Author: American Machine & Foundry Company
Laboratory: Physics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1961-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-190
full text available

Properties Of Yttrium And Rare Earth Metals Oxygen And Alloy Systems. Oxygen And Alloy Systems

Author(s): Bernard Love
Corporate Author: Research Chemicals, Inc.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-08
Report Number: WADD TR 61-123
full text available

Refractory Coatings For Tungsten

Author(s): C. G. Goetzel, P. Landler
Corporate Author: New York University, Research Division
Laboratory: Materials Central
Date of Publication: 1961-03
Report Number: WADD TR 60-825
full text available

Investigation of Stored Energy Rotors for Recovery

Author(s): D. W. Robinson, Jr.; B. A. Goodale; J. J. Barzda
Corporate Author: Kaman Aircraft Corporation
Laboratory: Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1963-12
Report Number: ASD-TDR-63-745
AD Number: AD0428998
full text available

Physical Metallurgy Of Tungsten And Tungsten Base Alloys

Author(s): Heinz G. Sell, George H. Keith, Ronald C. Koo, Randolph H. Schnitzel and Richard Corth
Corporate Author: Westinghouse Electric Corp Bloomfield N J
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-11
Report Number: WADD TR 60-37 Part 3
full text available

Properties Of Yttrium And The Rare Earth Metals, Effect Of Minor Additions To Niobium-Base Alloy On Elevated Temperature Oxidation Resistance

Author(s): Kirkpatrick, Craig G.
Corporate Author: Research Chemicals
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-06-01
Report Number: WADD TR 61-123 Part 2
full text available

The Structural Reliability of Airframes

Author(s): A. M. Freudenthal; A. O. Payne
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Laboratory: AF Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1964-12
Report Number: AFML TR 64-401
full text available

Evaluation of the Mechanical Properties of 9Ni-4Co Steel Forgings

Author(s): D. F. Bulloch, T. W. Eichenberger, J. L. Guthrie
Corporate Author: The Boeing Company
Laboratory: Air Force Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1968-03
Report Number: AFML TR 68-57
full text available

An Extended Table of Zeros of Cross Products of Bessel Functions

Author(s): Henry E. Fettis; James C. Caslin
Corporate Author: Applied Mathematics Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Aerospace Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1966-02
Report Number: ARL 66-0023
full text available

Aerodynamic Shape of the Wing Tips

Author(s): Sighard Hoerner
Laboratory: Aircraft Laboratory
Report Number: AF TR 5752
full text available