Advanced science.  Applied technology.


Mission Systems

The Mission Systems Section in the Defense and Intelligence Solutions 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

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