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.

A sample of reports related to Illinois Tech:

Modeling Urban Fire Growth

Waterman, T.E., Takata, A.N.
IIT Research Institute

Air Gun Test Facility

Napadensky, H., Swider, E., Waterman, T., Pape, R.
IIT Research Institute

Reliability Of Residential Basements As Blast Shelters

Longinow, A., Mohammadi, J.
Department of Civil Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology
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Recently Digitized Reports:

Development of Analytical Relationships and Criteria for Blast and Fire Vulnerability of Fallout Shelter Occupants

Crowley, J. W., Hogue, R. M., Avise, H. J., Smith, E. H., Hiner, W. G.
System Sciences, Incorporated

Stress Analysis Of The External Front Window Of The X-20a (Dyna-Soar)

Johnson, Verner J.
Systems Engineering Group Research And Technology Div Wright-Patterson AFB Ohio

Effect of Creep-Exposure on Mechanical Properties of Rene' 41. Part I.

Gluck, Jeremy V., Freeman, James W.
University of Michigan
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