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Press Releases

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

05/04/2022 SwRI technology reduces heavy-duty diesel emissions to meet stringent CARB 2027 NOx requirements

CAT-DEF™ technology findings presented at WCX™ 2022

05/03/2022 SwRI’s Dr. Natalie Smith wins ASME early career award

Engineer recognized for contributions to gas turbine industry

05/03/2022 SwRI-led team finds younger exoplanets better candidates when looking for other Earths

Some exoplanets found thus far may be too old to support temperate, Earth-like climates

05/02/2022 SwRI develops cyber security intrusion detection system for industrial control systems

Algorithms detect cyber threats to Modbus/TCP protocol for utilities, manufacturing networks

04/28/2022 SwRI’s Dr. Hal Levison receives Dirk Brouwer Career Award

AAS DDA award recognizes his contributions to our understanding of the formation of the solar system

04/25/2022 SwRI acquires powerful field emission scanning electron microscope

Microscope can magnify objects greater than 1,000,000 times and will chiefly aid in research and development of nanomaterials, thin films

04/18/2022 SwRI wins IEEE Region 5 award

IEEE recognizes SwRI as Outstanding Large Company

04/11/2022 Southwest Research Institute automotive engineering expertise on display at SAE International’s WCX™ 2022

Engineers, mobility industry leaders WCX™ World Congress Experience in Detroit to discuss, explore mobility challenges and more

04/05/2022 SwRI scientists connect the dots between Galilean moon, auroral emissions on Jupiter

Juno spacecraft discovered clues about mysterious processes creating the dance of the auroral footprints

04/04/2022 SwRI’s new Space System Integration Facility supports smallsat development

New capabilities, capacities support rapid response for innovative space applications

03/29/2022 SwRI-led study points to multiple eruptions forming Pluto’s giant ice volcanos

Cryovolcanic activity the likely mechanism behind the unique features

03/29/2022 SwRI sponsors ITS World Congress student essay, video competition with cash prize

Essays or videos to address how disruptive technologies will transform transportation

03/28/2022 SwRI’s James Burch receives NASA’s highest honor

Distinguished Public Service Medal recognizes Burch’s visionary leadership