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Press Releases

08/03/2017 SwRI part of international team identifying primordial asteroids

Discoveries include a void in the main belt and the oldest family of asteroids

08/02/2017 Magaro to receive NILG Lifetime Achievement Award

Lauded for work promoting equal opportunity, affirmative action

08/01/2017 SwRI small satellite mission moves forward

PUNCH to investigate how the solar corona contributes to the solar wind

07/31/2017 Gonzalez to receive NPMA Outstanding Member Award

Award recognizes service, dedicated commitment to property/asset management

07/25/2017 SwRI team uses airborne telescopes to study Sun and Mercury during total solar eclipse

High-altitude observations from twin aircraft improve data quality, extend the data collection window

07/12/2017 Green named chairman of National Cave and Karst Research Institute

Organization researches and preserves caves and groundwater formations

06/21/2017 Southwest Research Institute receives $13.1 million U.S. Air Force contract

Work will support aircraft electronic attack pods

06/20/2017 Southwest Research Institute adds outdoor Flow Component Test Facility

Visit Southwest Research Institute at Valve World 2017 - Booth 3

06/14/2017 SwRI pipeline inspection technology breaks new ground

Secures patent for process to detect coating defects using magnetic field variations

05/25/2017 SwRI-led Juno mission to Jupiter delivers first science results

King of the planets even more exotic than expected

05/22/2017 Joint UTSA-SwRI study shows how radioactive decay could support extraterrestrial life

Scientists modeled ocean-floor conditions that could sustain hydrogen-eating microbes 

05/16/2017 SwRI turbocharges drug discovery using mobile phone technology

Custom Rhodium drug development software has quadrupled in processing speed

05/16/2017 SwRI to host 2017 International Human Performance Summit

Elite sports scientists to present human performance research to top athletics programs, military

05/08/2017 SwRI patented technology allows automated vehicles to pilot aerial drones

System gives automated ground vehicles an eye in the sky to traverse off-road terrain

05/04/2017 SwRI spectrograph to help answer some of the mysteries of the Sun

RAISE launching from White Sands for 15-minute flight