Advanced science. Applied technology.
|02/22/2017|| SwRI Light-Gas Gun Facility now available|
Centerpiece of facility is a two-stage light-gas launcher.
|02/20/2017|| Technical briefings, tours highlight 69th SwRI annual meeting|
Sixteen new advisory trustees invited to serve three year terms.
|02/16/2017|| SwRI scientist studies geology of Ceres to understand origin of organics|
Dawn spacecraft data suggest organic materials are native to the dwarf planet.
|02/13/2017|| SwRI to receive DOE award for connected and automated vehicle technology|
Three-year project aims to reduce fuel consumption 20 percent
|01/24/2017|| SwRI assisting Texas Automated Vehicle Proving Ground|
Lone Star State one of 10 designees by the U.S. Department of Transportation
|01/17/2017|| Southwest Research Institute receives 2017 Work-Life Seal of Distinction|
This fourth consecutive WorldatWork award recognizes SwRI’s commitment to staff
|01/17/2017|| SwRI COO named chairman of BioMed SA|
Downing to chair nonprofit promoting local biomedical industry
|01/04/2017|| SwRI to lead NASA’s Lucy mission to Jupiter’s Trojans|
Small, primitive worlds orbiting near Jupiter to provide clues about origins of the solar system
|12/15/2016|| New Multiphase Machinery Test Facility available at Southwest Research Institute|
Facility will support research for the oil and gas industry
|12/14/2016|| Team of researchers, aerospace manufacturers to adapt industrial robots for U.S. Air Force|
Air Force Research Laboratory to improve automation for aerospace manufacturing
|12/08/2016|| SwRI-built hurricane satellites ready for Dec. 12 flight|
NASA mission to measure hurricane intensification and forecasting
|11/01/2016|| SwRI flips switch on LAMP in lunar orbit|
Opening door sheds more light on instrument sensor, improving data
|10/25/2016|| SwRI awarded $39 million military contract|
Institute staff will support Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division
|10/18/2016|| Alan Stern, New Horizons receive Cosmos Award for Outstanding Public Presentation of Science|
The Planetary Society Board of Directors unanimously select Stern, pioneering NASA mission
|10/17/2016|| SwRI teaming with GTI to demonstrate supercritical CO2 power plant|
Facility will be located at SwRI’s headquarters in San Antonio