Environmental Performance of Materials

Corrosion Evaluation, Testing, and Modeling

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The Environmental Performance of Materials Section has extensive expertise in metallurgy, corrosion, materials science, mechanical and chemical engineering, computer modeling, and failure analysis.

Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) develops test methods for new applications and materials and conducts routine and customized corrosion testing in challenging environments. We perform applied research and development, testing, analysis, and modeling for both government and commercial clients including:

  • Oil and gas
  • U.S. military
  • Aerospace
  • Chemical process industry
  • Biomedical
  • Transportation
  • Energy
  • Automotive

James F. Dante, Manager

Environmental Performance of Materials Technical Strengths

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 10 technical divisions.
04/24/14