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SwRI-led team focusing on safety chosen for NASA’s Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute
Project ESPRESSO is the second SwRI-led team named to NASA’s solar system exploration initiative
[Monday, March 20, 2017]

SwRI’s Thacker named Fellow of AIAA
Honor recognizes expertise in probabilistic analyses for the aerospace industry
[Tuesday, March 07, 2017]

Patented SwRI inkjet system can literally ink a jet
Disruptive system enables robotic printing on large complex surfaces, including aircraft
[Tuesday, February 28, 2017]

SwRI Light-Gas Gun Facility now available
Centerpiece of facility is a two-stage light-gas launcher
[Wednesday, February 22, 2017]

Technical briefings, tours highlight 69th SwRI annual meeting
Sixteen new advisory trustees invited to serve three year term
[Monday, February 20, 2017]

SwRI scientist studies geology of Ceres to understand origin of organics
Dawn spacecraft data suggest organic materials are native to the dwarf planet
[Thursday, February 16, 2017]

SwRI to receive DOE award for connected and automated vehicle technology
Three-year project aims to reduce fuel consumption 20 percent
[Monday, February 13, 2017]

SwRI assisting Texas Automated Vehicle Proving Ground
Lone Star State one of 10 designees by the U.S. Department of Transportation
[Tuesday, January 24, 2017]

Southwest Research Institute receives 2017 Work-Life Seal of Distinction
This fourth consecutive WorldatWork award recognizes SwRI’s commitment to staff
[Tuesday, January 17, 2017]

SwRI’s COO named chairman of BioMed SA
Downing to chair nonprofit promoting local biomedical industry
[Tuesday, January 17, 2017]

SwRI to lead NASA’s Lucy mission to Jupiter’s Trojans
Small, primitive worlds orbiting near Jupiter to provide clues about origins of the solar system
[Wednesday, January 04, 2017]


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