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Press Releases

08/09/2022 Southwest Research Institute develops, deploys automated shuttle for campus tours, research

Vehicle equipped with SwRI-developed technology to ferry visitors around its San Antonio headquarters

08/01/2022 SwRI, UTSA collaborate to make more efficient storage materials for hydrogen fuels

Project will explore safer, more cost-effective storage methods

07/25/2022 SwRI’s Dr. Stephen Fuselier named co-chair of Solar and Space Physics Decadal Survey

Decadal Survey will present a strategy to advance the scientific understanding of heliophysics

07/12/2022 SwRI tests durability of fuel tank valves for hydrogen-powered vehicles

Engineers developed new test stand that can be used to evaluate valves under high pressure with hydrogen

07/07/2022 SwRI-led study provides new insights about surface, structure of asteroid Bennu

OSIRIS-REx data indicates surface, near-subsurface rubble is loosely bound

07/06/2022 SwRI scientists demonstrate machine learning tool to efficiently process complex solar data

Iterative labeling technique can be applied, adapted to other big data challenges

06/27/2022 SwRI’s Kelly Smith promoted to Institute engineer

Smith specializes in mechanical design, fabrication and testing of space hardware

06/22/2022 SwRI scientists map sulfur residue on Jupiter’s icy moon Europa

Hubble Space Telescope ultraviolet data fills gap in observations

06/21/2022 SwRI scientists identify a possible source for Charon’s red cap

Research combined spacecraft data with new lab experiments, models of Pluto’s largest moon

06/21/2022 SwRI researcher shows how elliptical craters could shed light on age of Saturn’s moons

Scientist used Cassini data to examine crater populations on Tethys, Dione

06/13/2022 SwRI study examines oxide growth in additively manufactured metals in sCO2 environment

Researchers test how different types of metals react to supercritical conditions

06/06/2022 SwRI develops new robotics image processing tools to automate aircraft surface preparation

Roboticists to demonstrate Scan-N-PlanTM solutions, 3D reconstruction framework at Automate 2022

05/31/2022 SwRI’s Dr. Peter Lee Promoted to Institute Engineer

Lee helped establish SwRI’s tribology laboratory in 2011

05/23/2022 SwRI announces record levels of research, development activities

Six community leaders introduced as Advisory Trustees at 74th Annual Meeting

05/20/2022 SwRI-led Lucy Mission Observes a Total Lunar Eclipse

NASA spacecraft approaching Earth for a gravity-assist to accelerate its trajectory to the Trojan asteroids