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Press Releases

09/22/2021 SwRI scientists awarded grant to improve water resource management in West Texas

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation project will further knowledge of region’s hydrology to preserve vital water systems

09/15/2021 SwRI’s Burch to receive AGU’s highest honor

2021 Bowie Medal recognizes contribution to Earth, space science

08/27/2021 Southwest Research Institute, Virgin Orbit sign memorandum of understanding

Collaboration will pursue joint space service offerings

08/26/2021 SwRI tests liquid acquisition device aboard Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket

Experiment tests how angle and surface properties affect device in microgravity

08/09/2021 SwRI-led NASA mission announces novel outreach program

Outreach for the PUNCH mission embraces Ancient and Modern Sun-Watching theme

08/09/2021 SwRI awarded $34 million contract to support U.S. Army Ground Vehicle Systems Center

SwRI’s Intelligent Systems Division to develop automated vehicle, drone systems

08/03/2021 SwRI, UTSA collaborate on a novel process to produce low carbon fuels

Project will develop catalyst formulations to create cleaner, more cost-effective fuels

08/03/2021 SwRI, UTSA to create computer model of inner heart structures

New computer heart model will help researchers develop surgery to treat diastolic heart failure

08/02/2021 SwRI-led mission to Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids begins final preparations for launch

NASA spacecraft arrives at Kennedy Space Center

08/02/2021 SwRI’s McCleney named Offshore Technology Conference Emerging Leader

Research engineer is part of inaugural class of 13 young professionals

07/27/2021 SwRI-led PUNCH mission advances toward 2023 launch

NASA mission will study the creation of the solar wind

07/27/2021 SwRI team zeroes in on source of the impactor that wiped out the dinosaurs

Processes that deliver large asteroids to Earth from outer zone of main asteroid belt occur 10 times more often than previously thought

07/26/2021 SwRI scientists help identify water vapor in atmosphere of icy Jupiter moon

Ganymede’s atmospheric composition varies significantly on day, night sides

07/19/2021 SwRI to adapt mass spectrometer for lunar missions

Instrument to identify resources needed for future human exploration

07/14/2021 SwRI develops economic, novel technique supporting pipeline transport of heavy crude oils

EZ Flow™ cost-effectively reduces viscosity in heavy crudes by more than 60%