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Technical Papers (titles list)

Technical Papers.  1942?-no.124 (1957).  {call number: TA1.T4 no.}

1              Mechanics of Creep for Structural Analysis, by J. Marin 1942. Reprinted from Proceedings, May, 1942.

2              Cost of Power in The United States, 1938, by L. A. Doggett. Reprinted from Vol. 5, proceedings of the Midwest Power Conference, 1942.

3              "Simultaneous Heat and Vapor Transfer Characteristics of an Insulating Material, by F. G. Hechler, E. R. McLaughlin,

and E. R. Queer. Reprinted from ASHVE Journal Section. Heating, Piping and Air Conditition, Vol. 14, No. 9, September, 1942."

4              Graphical Analysis of Impact of Elastic Bars, by K. J. DeJuhasz. Reprinted from Journal of Applied Mechanics (Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers) Vol. 9, No. 3, September, 1942.

5              The Improved Penn State Smokemeter, by P. H. Schweitzer. Reprinted from Instruments, September, 1942.

6              Graphical Analysis of Delay of Response in Airspeed Indicators, by K. J. DeJuhasz. Reprinted from Journal of the Aeronautical Sciences. Vol. 10, No. 3, March 1943.

7              The Relationship Between Reynolds Number and Velocity Distribution, by L. S. Rhodes.

8              Some Mechanical Properties of Plastics and Metals Under Sustained Vibrations, by B. J. Lazan. Reprinted from the Transactions of the A.S.M.E. for February, 1943.

9              An Optical Oscillograph, by K. J. DeJuhasz.

10           Graphical Analysis of Transient Phenomena In Industrial Processes, by K. J. DeJuhasz. Reprinted from Instruments, Vol. 16, No. 8, August, 1943.

11           Graphical Analysis of Response Characteristics of Rate-Of-Climb Indicators, by K. J. DeJuhasz. Reprinted from the Journal of the Aeronautical Science, Vol. 11,  No. 1, Junuary, 1944.

12           On the Torsional Damping Capacity of Solid Magnesium-Alloy Rods as affected by Cold-Working, by A. U. Kutsay, A. J. Yorgiadis. Reprinted from the Journal of the Aeronautical Science, Vol. 10, No. 8, October, 1943.

13           Servicing Fuel Injection Nozzles, by P. H. Schweitzer. Preprint of article appearing in Diesel Power and Diesel Transportation.

14           More HP Per LB of Diesel, by P. H. Schweitzer. Reprinted from Power, September and October, 1943.

15           New Type Gaging Station for Small Streams, by J. R. Villemonte. [Engineering News Record, Novermber 18, 1943]

16           Plywood Characteristics Disclosed by Vibration Tests, by A. J. Yorgiadis, and J. M. Robertson. Reprinted from Aero Digest April 1, 1944.

17           No publication for this number.

18           Oxidation-Reduction Potential Measurements in Activated Sludge and Activated Sludge-Sewage Mixtures, by G. A. Rohlich. Reprinted from Sewage Works Journal, Vol. 16, no. 3, May, 1944.

19           Lubrication Ceiling, by P. H. Schweitzer. Reprinted from Aeronautical Engineering Review, Vol. 3, No. 11, 1944.

20           The Climatometer-An-All-Weather Room, by F. G. Hechler. Reprinted from Heating and Ventilating, September, 1945.

21           Servicing Fuel Injection Nozzles, by P. H. Schweitzer. Preprint of article appearing in Diesel Power and Diesel Transportation.

22           S-S System of Lubrication for Aircraft Engines, by Schweitzer & Sharples. Reprinted from the October 1945 issue of Lubricating Engineering.

23           Internal Friction in Engineering Materials, by Robertson & Yorgiadis. Reprinted from the Journal of Applied Mechanics for September, 1946.

24           Cold Starting of Diesel Engines, by P. H. Schweitzer. Reprinted from Diesel Power and Diesel Transportation, October, 1946.

25           Taking the Mystery Out of the Kadenacy System of Scavenging Diesel Engines, by Schweitzer, VanOverbeke & Manson. Reprinted from Transactions of the A.S.M.E. for October, 1946.

26           Tension and Torsion Creep Properties of Cloth Laminates, by Marin. Authorized Reprint from the Copyrighted ASTM BULLETIN No. 143, December, 1946.

27           Heat and Moisture Transfer in All-Metal Houses, Hechler, Queer, and McLaughlin. Preprint from Heating and Ventilating, April, 1947.

28           Creep Deflections in Columns, by J. Marin. Reprinted from Journal of Appied Physics, Vol. 18, No. 1, 103-109, January, 1947.

29           An Instrument to Measure Servomechanism Performance, by Tarpley. Reprinted from The Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 18, No. 1, 19-43, January, 1947.

30           Rating Dynamic Dehumidification Equipment, Queer & McLaughlin. Reprinted from ASHVE Journal Section, Heating, Piping and Air Conditioning, January 1947.

31           A New Fatigue Strength-Damping Criterion for the Design of Resonant Members, by J. Marin and F. B. Stulen.

32           Pressure Duration Indicator, by K. J. DeJuhasz.

33           Is Your House All Wet?, by E. R. Queer & E. R. McLaughlin. Reprinted from the Novermber 1947 issue of American Home Magazine.

34           Must Diesel Engines Smoke?, by P. H. Schweitzer.

35           Obtaining Fatigue-Test Data, by J. A. Sauer & P. K. Roos. Reprinted from Machine Design, October, 1948.

36           Continuous Oscillograph Camera for Ionosphere Measurements, by J. E. Hacke, Jr. [Instruments, Vol. 21, No. 10, October 1948]

37           Tests of Spherical Shells in the Plastic Range, by J. Marin, V. L. Dutton and J. H. Faupel. Reprinted from The Welding Journal Research Supplement, December 1948.

38           Predicting Maximum Usable Frequency From Long-Distance Scatter, by Arthur H. Benner. Reprinted from the Proceedings of the Institute of Radio Engineers, Vol. 37, No. 1, January, 1949.

39           A Wide-Range Saw-Tooth Generator, by Peter G. Culzer. Repined from The Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 20, No. 1, Pp. 78-80, January, 1949.

40           A Note on the Ionospheric Absorption Problem, by L. G. McCracken. Reprinted from Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 20, No. 2, 229-230, February, 1949.

41           Creep of Laminates in Tension, Bending and Torsion, by J. Marin & D. E. Hardenbergh. Reprinted from the Rebruary 1949 Issue of Modern Plastics.

42           Receiver Gain Nomograph, by P. G. Sulzer.

43           A Booster for Your FM Receiver, by P. G. Sulzer. Reprinted from Radio & Television News, May, 1949.

44           Sweep Frequency Ionosphere Equipment, by P. G. Sulzer. Reprinted from Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 187-196, February, 1949.

45           Polar Vector Indicator, by E. A. Walker, A. H. Waynick, and P. G. Sulzer. Preprinted from TRANSACTIONS of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers, Volume 68, 1949.

46           Permeance Measurement Improved by Special Cell, by Joy and Queer. Preprinted from ASHVE Journal Section, Heating, Piping & Air Conditioning.

47           Locating Gallstones, by E. A. Walker, E. G. Thursten, and C. K. Kirby. Reprinted from Electonics, March, 1949.

48           Noise Figures for Receiver Input Circuits, by Peter G. Sulzer.

49           RF Coil Design Using Charts, by Peter G. Sulzer.

50           A Note on RF Amplifier Curves and Circuits, by Chester R. Underhill.

51           Influence of Type of Machine, Range of Speed, and Specimen Shape on Fatigue Test Data, by P. K. Roos, D. C. Lemmon, & J. T. Ransom.

52           Low-Frequency Discriminator, by Peter G. Sulzer. Reprinted from ELECTRONICS, June, 1949.

53           Vector Voltage Indicator, by Harry M. Crain. Reprinted from ELECTRONICS, June, 1949.

54           Hydrodynamic Design of the 48-Inch Water Tunnel at the Pennsylvania State College, by D. Ross, J. M. Robertson, and R. B. Power.

55           Improving the Response Characteristic of Graphic Recorders, by P. G. Sulzer and A. H. Waynick. Reprinted form The Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 20, No. 4, 320, April, 1949.

56           Motional Impedance Measurements on the Magnetostrictive System, by Frank P. Finlon. Reprinted from the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 21, No. 3, 177-182, May, 1949.

57           A Note on the Maximum Height of Reflection of the Radio Wave in a Curved Ionosphere Layer, by John M. Kelso. Reprinted from Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 20, No. 6, 632-633, June, 1949.

58           A Low "Q" Directional Magnetostrictive Eletroacoustic Transducer, by L. Camp and F. D. Wertz. Reprinted  from the Journal of the Acoustical Society of  Amerrica, Vol. 21, No. 4, 382-384, July, 1949.

59           Stress-Strain Relations in the Plastic Range for Biaxial Stresses, by Joseph Marin. Reprinted from Journal of the Franklin Institute, Vol. 248, No. 3, September, 1949.

60           The Conference on Ionospheric Research, Held at the Pennsylvania State College, June 2 -28-29, 1949. [Journal of Geopyhsical Research, Volume 54, No. 3, Septermber 1949]

61           Strain Gages for Large Plastic Strains and Combined Stresses, by J. Marin. Authorized Reprint from the Copyrighted ASTM Bulletin No. 161, 1949.

62           Biaxial Tension-Tension Fatigue Strengths of Metals, by J. Marin. Reprinted from the Journal of Applied Mechanics for December, 1949.

63           Compound Powerplants, by P. H. Schweitzer and J. K. Salisbury. Reprinted from SAE Quarterly Transactions, October 1949.

64           Condensation on Prefabricated Walls, by E. R. Queer and E. R. McLaughlin.

65           Direct Measurement of Bandwidth, by C. R. Ammerman. A reprint from Electrical Engineering, March 1950.

66           "Acoustic Filter for Water-Filled Pipes, by R. M. Hoover, D. T.

Laird, and L. N. Miller. Reprinted from the Journal of the Acousticals Society of America, Vol. 22, No. 1, 38-41, January, 1950."

67           The Acoustical Impedance of a Bubbly Mixture and its Size Distribution Function, by N. Davids and E. G. Thurston. Reprinted from the Journal of the Acousticals Society of America, Vol. 22, No. 1, 20-23, January, 1950.

68           Plastic Biaxial Stress-Strain Relations for ALCOA 24 S-T Subjected to Variable-Stress Ratios, by J. Marin and B. J. Kotalik. [Preprint of the Journal of Applied Mechantics  Paper no. 50-APM-16, 1950.

69           A Miniature Portable Cathode Ray Oscillograph Recorder, by Carlton F. Johnson. Reprinted from Instruments, Vol. 22, No. 9, Sept. 1949,

70           Microphonism in the Dynamically Operated Planar Triode, by J. A. Wentzel and A. H. Waynick. Reprinted from the Proceedings of the I.R.E., Vol. 38, No. 5, May, 1950.

71           Shear Stress in a Turbulent Boundary Layer, by D. Ross and J. M. Robertson. Reprinted from Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 21, No. 6, 557-561, June, 1950.

72           "Instrument for Directional Studies of Cosmic-Ray Intensity, by H. W. Boehmer and J. E. Coolidge. Reprinted from The Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 21, No. 7, 663-638, July, 1950."

73           Creep Properties of Lucite and Plexiglas for Tension, Compression, Bending and Torsion, by J. Marin, Yoh-han Pao, and G. Cuff.

74           What the Student Thinks, by Roland E. Mueser. Reprinted fom the American Journal of Physics, Vol. 18, No. 3, 157-160, March 1950.

75           A Low-Cost, 16-mm Camera for Rocket Photography, by R. E. Mueser and T. F. Irvine, Jr. Reprinted from Journal of the American Rocket Society, Number 82, September, 1950.

76           Tension-Compression Biaxial Plastic Stress-Strain Relations for Aluminum Alloys 24S=T and 2S=O, by J. H. Faupel and J. Marin.

77           Dynamic Characteristics of a Solid Adsorbent, by W. L. Ross and E. R. McLaughlin. Reprinted from the February 1951 issue of Refrigerating Engineering.

78           Conference on Ionospheric Physics, by Clinton H. Grace. Reprinted from Science, December 1, 1950, Vol. 112, No. 2918, Page 661.

79           Gas Evolution in Liquids and Cavitation, by P. H. Schweitzer and V. G. Szehekely. Reprinted from Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 21, No. 12, 1218-1224, December, 1950.

80           On Crazing of Linear High Polymers, by C. C. Hsiao and J. A. Sauer. Reprinted from Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 21, No. 11, 1071-1083, November, 1950.

81           Interpretation of Tension Creep-Time Relations, by J. Marin and L. W. Hu. Authorized Reprint from the Copyrighted ASTM bulletin No. 171, January, 1951.

82           Combined Tension-Torsion Creep-Time Relations for Aluminum Alloy, by J. Marin, J. H. Faupel, and L. W. Hu. Authorized Reprint from the Copyrighted Proceedings of the American Society for Testing Materials, Vol. 50, 1950.

83           A Superposition Analysis of the Turbulent Boundary Layer in an Adverse Pressure Gradient, by D. Ross and J. M. Robertson. Reprinted from the Journal of Applied Mechanics for March 1951.

84           Creep and Damping Properties of Polystyrene, by J. A. Sauer, J. Marin, and C. C. Hsiao.  Reprinted from Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 20, No. 6, 507-517, June, 1949.

85           Closed-Circuit Oil System for Turbojet and Turboprop Aircraft Engines, by P. H. Schweitzer. Reprinted from Aeronautical Engineering Review, Vol. 10, No. 6, 1951.

86           Creep Properties of Lucite and Plexiglas for Tension, Compression, Bending, and Torsion, by J. Marin, Yoh-Han Pao, and G. Cuff. Reprinted from the Transactions of the ASME for July, 1951.

87           "Proportionalizing Dither --- Increases Sensitivity of Hydraulic Servo, by P. B. Sebring. Reprinted from Machine Design, August 1951."

88           "A Survey of Electrostatic Precipitation, by E. A. Walker, and J. E. Coolidge. Preprinted from ASHVE Journal Section, Heating, Piping, and Air Conditioning, March 1951."

89           Basic Concepts of Water Vapor Migration and Their Applications to Frame Walls, by F. A. Joy. Authorized Reprint of the Copyrighted Symposium on Thermal Insulating Materials, Speical Technical Publication No. 119, 1951.

90           Piping Big Water Tunnel for Naval Research, by J. M. Robertson and R. L. Steele - Ordnance Research Lab. Reprinted from Heating, Piping, and Air Conditioning, Vol. 23, No. 11, November 1951.

91           Research and Development: The Nation's Balance Sheet in June 1951, by E. A. Walker - Ordnance Research Lab. Reprinted from The Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 42, No. 3, November 1951.

92           Research in Exhaust Manifolds, by P. H. Schweitzer - May 1951.

93           "Effects of Sonic Vibrations on Packed Granular Materials, by G. G. Quarles - January 1951. Reprinted from Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, Vol. 44, Page 213, January 1952."

94           Attenuation of Sound in Water Containing Air Bubbles, by D. T. Laird, and P. M. Kendig - Ordnance Research Lab, Jan. 1951. Reprinted from The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 24, No. 1, 29-32, January, 1952.

95           The Design of Optimum Directional Acoustic Arrays, by N. Davids, E. G. Thurston, R. E. Musser - Ordnance Research Lab. Jan. 1951. Reprinted from The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 24, No. 1, 50-56, January, 1952.

96           Directionality Patterns for Acoustic Radiation From a Source on a Rigid Cylinder, by D. T. Laird, and H. Cohen - Ordnance Research Lab. September 1951. Reprinted from The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 24, No. 1, January, 1952.

97           Increased Losses in a D-C Motor When Operated From Grid-Controlled Rectifiers, by C. Richard Reiter, and Charles R. Ammerman. Preprint from AIEE Transactions, Vol. 71, 1952.

98           Creep Relaxation Relations for Styrene and Acrylic Plastics, by J. Marin, and Yoh-Han Pao. Authorized Reprint from the Copyrighted Proceedings of the American Society for Testing Materials, Vol. 51, 1951.

99           Deflection and Stresses in Beams Subjected to Bending and Creep, by Yoh-Han Pao, and J. Marin. ASME Applied Mechanics Division Paper No. 52-APM-34.

100         "Determination of Theoretical Plastic Stress-Strain Relations for Variable Combined Stress Relations, by J. Marin, and L. W. Hu. ASME Applied Mechanics Division Paper No. 52-APM-29."

101         "Plastic Stress-Strain Relations of Alcoa 14S-T6 for Variable Biaxial Stress Ratios, by J. Marin, L. W. Hu, and J. F. Hamburg."

102         "Optimum Single Propellers in Radially Varying, Incompressible Inflow, by Frank Lane, September, 1952. Reprinted from Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 19, No. 3, September 1952."

103         Deflection of Members Subi ected to Bending Accompanied by Creep, by Marin and Hu. Reprinted from the Proceedings of the First National Congress of Applied Mechanics.

104         On the Accuracy of Extrapolated Creep-Test Relations for Plexiglas Subjected to Various Stresses, by Marin and Pao. Reprinted from the Transactions of the ASME for October 1952.

105         "Plastic Stress-Strain Relations for Biaxial Tension and Variable Stress Ratios, by Marin and Hu. Authorized Reprint form the copyrighted Proceedings of the American Society for Testing Materials, Vol. 52, 1952."

106         Worship of the BMEP and the New Man Engine, by P. H. Schweitzer. Authorized reprint from Journal of the American Society of Naval Engineers, Vol. 65, No. 3, August, 1953.

107         "Participation by the Colleges in Engineering Research, by E. A. Walker."

108         The Penn State Bibliography on Sprays, Eng. Res. Staff. (Texas Co.) 1953.

109         A New Analysis of Nikuradse's Experiments on Turbulent Flow in Smooth Pipes, by D. Ross, Ordnance Research Lab. Reprinted from Proceedings of the Third Midwestern Conference on Fluid Mechanics held at the Univeristy of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota on March 23, 24, and 25, 1953.

110         Moisture-Aging of Powder-Core Toroids, by Ernest R. Oelbermann, R. E. Skipper, Wm. J. Leiss, Ordnance Research Lab. Reprinted from Electronics, May 1953, Vol. 26, No. 5.

111         Evaluation of the Momentum Integral Equation for Turbulent Boundary Layers, Donald Ross - Ordnance Research Lab. Reprinted from Journal of the Aeronautical Sciences Vol. 20, No. 7, July 1953.

112         An Empirical Method for Calculation of the Growth of a Turbulent Boundary Layer, D. Ross, and J. M. Robertson, Ordnance Research Lab. Reprinted from Journal of the Aeronautical Sciences Vol. 21, No. 5, May 1954.

113         Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology Vol. 12, The Interscience Encyclopedia, Inc., Article on Sprays. Reprinted from: Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology, Vol. 12, 1954.

114         The Closed Circuit Lubrication System Applied to a Turbojet Aircraft Engine, R. G. Cunningham, P. H. Schweitzer.

115         Engine Stalling, A Study of Diesel Behaviour, by P. H. Schweitzer, July, 1954. Reprinted from Automobile Engineer, July 1954.

116         Whither the European Automotive Diesel?, by P. H. Schweitzer, and C.G.A. Rosen, 1954. Reprint from SAE Transactions Vol. 62, 1954.

117         An Exact Method for Determining the Directivity Index of a General Three-Dimensional Array, by E. Rhian, Ordnance Research Lab, 1954, Reprinted from The Journal of The Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 26, No. 5, 704-706, September, 1954.

118         Rapid Method of Evaluating Magnetostrictive Materials for Electromechanical Transducers, by M. T. Pigott, and P. M. Kendig, Ordnance Research Lab, 1954. Reprinted from The Journal of The Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 26, No. 6, 974-976, November, 1954.

119         A Curriculum for Technical Editors?, by C. K. Arnold, Ordnance Research Lab, Reprint from Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 45, No. 3, November, 1954.

120         Clarity, Accuracy, Conciseness Spark Role of Report Writers, by C. K. Arnold, Ordnance Research Lab. Reprinted from Industrial Laboratories, April 1955.

121         An Analysis Method for Predicting Behavior of Solid Adsorbents in Solid Sorption Dehumidifiers, by W. L. Ross, and E. R. McLaughlin, from ASHAE Journal Section, April 1955. Reprinted from Heating, Piping, and Air Conditioning, May 1955.

122         The Growth of an Axisymmetric Turbulent Boundary Layer in an Adverse Pressure Gradient, by E. M. Urban, Ordnance Research Lab. Reprint from Proceedings of the Second U.S. National Congress of Applied Mechanics, June 14-18, 1954.

123         Dynamic Creep of Plastics, by J. Marin, and W. J. Schuman. Reprinted from the Society of Plastics Engineers Journal, Vol. 11, No. 7, September 1955.

124         Determining Drop Size Distribution of a Nozzle Spray, by W. E. Ranz, and C. Hofelt, Jr. Reprinted from Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, Vol. 49, p. 288, February 1957. Copyright 1957 by the American Chemical Society, reprinted by permission.