Mission Systems

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Image: Mission Systems hardware

Image: Acoustic Gunfire-Detection Research: Remote Testing

Acoustic Gunfire-Detection Research: Remote testing


Image: Acoustic Gunfire-Detection Research: Acoustic Sensors

Acoustic Gunfire-Detection Research: Acoustic sensors


Image: Satellite Communications Monitoring: Normal spectrum display

Satellite Communications Monitoring: Normal spectrum display


Image: Satellite Communications Monitoring: Directed search spectrogram display

Satellite Communications Monitoring: Directed search spectrogram display

The Mission Systems Section in the Signal Exploitation and Geolocation Division at Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) provides specialized hardware, software, testing and analysis to government and commercial clients for surveillance, remote sensing and telemetry. Recent project work includes:

  • Radar equipment
  • Passive RF detection and intercept
  • RF interference testing
  • Flight-quality, signal-selective radio repeaters
  • Telemetry data for emergency management
  • Acoustic detection and geolocation

Sergio P. Perez, Manager

Mission Systems Technical Strengths

  • Signal intelligence
  • ELINT (RADAR and EW monitoring)
  • Customized surveillance antennas
  • Automated instrumentation and custom test systems
  • RF communications—planning and operations
  • Satellite monitoring and communications analysis
  • Frequency management
  • Video surveillance
  • Training range instrumentation
Benefiting government, industry and the public through innovative science and technology
Southwest Research Institute® (SwRI®), headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, is a multidisciplinary, independent, nonprofit, applied engineering and physical sciences research and development organization with 11 technical divisions.
04/15/14