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Press Releases

05/22/2024 SwRI highlights NEXTCAR II project innovations at 2024 ARPA-E Innovation Summit

SwRI building connected propulsion system vehicle capable of 30% energy savings

05/21/2024 SwRI’s H2-ICE consortium demonstrates ultra-low emissions from hydrogen-fueled heavy-duty engine

SwRI’s completed H2-ICE -powered demonstration vehicle begins industry tour at the 2024 ACT Expo

05/21/2024 SwRI leads courses at 2024 Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers Annual Meeting

Tribology experts gather in Minneapolis to share knowledge in study of friction, wear, lubrication

05/14/2024 SwRI investigating unusual substorm in Earth’s magnetotail using MMS data

Research examines the nature of explosive events in the magnetosphere

05/13/2024 SwRI studies boiling processes in partial gravity aboard parabolic flights

Researchers examine how liquids boil in partial gravity in preparation for extended space missions

05/07/2024 SwRI evaluates reliability of pressure relief valves for liquid natural gas tanks in train derailment scenarios

SwRI researchers contributed to Federal Rail Administration report that shows valves effectively prevent overpressurization and explosion

05/06/2024 SwRI Workbench for Offline Robotics Development™ (SWORD™) launched at Automate 2024

Southwest Research Institute develops user-friendly ROS programming graphical toolkit for developers

05/06/2024 SwRI’s Herron named 2024 ASSP Safety Professional of the Year

Safety engineer recognized for achievement in occupational safety and health

05/02/2024 San Antonio-based SwRI to construct first facility outside of Texas

$18.5 million building will expand defense and intelligence capabilities

04/24/2024 SwRI’s Dr. Marc Janssens recognized for role in establishing cone calorimeter fire testing

The National Fire Protection Association® selected fire testing device for 2024 Philip J. DiNenno Prize

04/23/2024 SwRI to discuss connected vehicle data exchanges, AI tools at 2024 ITS America Conference & Expo

Institute develops intelligent transportation system solutions featuring AI, data exchange, connectivity

04/22/2024 SwRI-led eclipse projects shed new light on solar corona

Airborne, ground-based observations provide unique data and engage the public

04/16/2024 SwRI to discuss automotive decarbonization, automation at SAE International’s WCX™ 2024

Engineers, mobility industry head to Detroit April 16-18 to discuss, explore mobility, technical challenges

04/09/2024 SwRI demonstrating robotics for in-space manufacturing at Space Symposium

Institute builds new Space Robotics Center for in-space servicing, assembly, manufacturing R&D

04/02/2024 SwRI awarded $6.4 million to advance cognitive electronic warfare

SwRI engineers developing EW algorithm to ‘think like a human’