Research and development programs in materials sciences include capabilities in materials development, processing, mechanical and physical property determinations, and service applications and performance. Basic studies and analytical, laboratory, and field investigations are undertaken to solve particular materials-related problems for clients. Materials Sciences offers:
For more information on materials and structures, contact Dr. Ben H. Thacker, Mechanical Engineering Division, Southwest Research Institute, P.O. Drawer 28510, San Antonio, Texas 78228-0510, Phone (210) 522-3896, Fax (210) 522-6965.